Tourism in Villefranche-sur-Mer
Nestled in the heart of one of the most beautiful rades in the world, Villefranche-sur-mer welcomes you to its haven of peace. Created in 1295 by Charles II of Anjou, the community has kept its picturesque charm over the centuries. The warm colors of the Mediterranean facades, the small, steep streets of yesteryear, its citadel, the rare works of Cocteau, Volti or Goetz are all riches that you will discover in this village with the taste of paradise! Located in the heart of the Côte d'Azur, between Cannes and Monaco, discover this exceptional village that brilliantly combines the charm of Provence and the prestige of the Riviera.
Between Nice and Monaco
Our hotel in Villefranche sur Mer is located just 5 kilometers from Nice. You will be able to enjoy the advantages of big cities without disadvantages.The hotel is 1 hour drive from Italy and 20 minutes from Monaco and the old medieval village of Eze.
The old town and its citadel
Guided tours of the old town of Villefranche-sur-Mer are organized regularly by the Tourist Office. You will be seduced by its Citadelle dating from the sixteenth century, its church of the eighteenth century and by the Saint Pierre Chapel and its facade decorated by Jean Cocteau.
Kerylos and Ephrussi Villas
In Beaulieu-sur-Mer, Villa Kérylos is a real invitation to travel and a tribute to the Greek civilization. Do not forget to visit Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild.Jewel of the Côte d'Azur located in Saint-Jean-de-Cap-Ferrat, let yourself be captivated by this sumptuous palace of 1905 and its dream gardens.
Eze and his botanical garden
Just 7 kilometers from our hotel in Villefranche sur Mer, do not miss to go to Eze, a beautiful village in nest daigle overlooking the peninsula of Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat. At its summit, after having borrowed pretty streets with vaulted houses, you will be able to visit its famous Exotic Garden.
The many charms of Menton
The Jean Cocteau Museum, the Palais Carnoles and its splendid garden, its old town, its pebble beaches There are activities to do and places to discover in Menton! This beautiful seaside resort, both city garden and marine city, is less than 45 minutes drive from our hotel.
Monaco, at the forefront of luxury
Our hotel is located about twenty minutes by car from Monaco, which remains one of the favorite places of the international jet-set with its luxury shops, limousines and very chic restaurants. Let yourself be surprised by this principality built on the mountain, in an exceptional natural setting.
The Auguste Trophy at La Turbie
Built in the year 6 BC, the Auguste Trophy at La Turbie is one of the marvels of the architectural heritage of the Alpes-Maritimes. Don't miss: Beyond this unique building by its size and its historical importance, you will be able to contemplate a magnificent sight on the Bay of Monaco.