Nowhere else in the world has the concentration of wealth, sophistication and cultural finesse as the Côte d’Azur. Often referred to as the Millionaire’s Mediterranean Playground, here you can put on the glitz, experience the cachet of casinos, visit galleries and taste some of the finest food in the world. Then drop anchor, sip some chilled rosé and watch the sun set over a picturesque mountainous backdrop. Small wonder it’s the place to be seen.
The heart of the Cote d’Azur – Cannes and the symbol of the French Riviera Luxury Lifestyle. Home of Festival de Cannes – Palm D´Or and the chic glamour of the famous La Croisette where legendary 5-star dreamhotels such as Martinez and Carlton, renowned for its heritage and visits from an abundance of stars the last century set a benchmark in exclusive privacy.
Naturally positioned, the palm shaded promenade offers inviting Beach Clubs such as La MôMe Plage or why not take the tender for the ultimate and epic day party at legendary La Guérite If you are fortunate enough during your first night of your yachting experience you will be witnessing the amazing fireworks at 22.00 CET from the sundeck of your yacht when the Festival Pyrotechnique enlights the sky.
Take a dip in Pampelonne Bay, followed by lunch at the legendary Le Club 55 or the ever-popular Bagatelle Beach. Head back to town for a top up at the White 1921 before dinner in the stunning La Vague d’Or. Finish off the day with a cabaret at L’Opera Saint-Tropez or Brasserie des Arts. If cabaret isn’t your thing, then the famous Les Caves du Roy is a fabulous A-list haunt where you can trip your dancing shoes until the early hours.
Lying just off Cannes, Île Saint-Honorat is the place to head for a peaceful lunch at anchor. Resident monks live in the Abbaye de Lérins and you can stock up on their award-winning wines to enjoy on board. Ease towards Cap d’Antibes and enjoy an afternoon of watersports in the bay of Juan-les-Pins. Take the tender ashore to the private jetty of the Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc for dinner on the terrace of the Eden-Roc Pavilion. Renowned for its star-packed deck, the Belle Époque landmark is one of the glitziest celebrity hotspots for Riviera splendor
Anchor in the horseshoe bay of Villefranche and discover the medieval village of Eze and the ravishing gardens at Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild. Back on board, cruise around the headland to the tranquil Baie des Fourmis. Take the tender to Anjuna Beach in Èze-sur-Mer. Enjoy the beach club’s Indian Ocean style in a stunning Mediterranean setting with cuisine to match.
Located just around the headland from Villefranche sur Mer is the exclusive Baie de Fourmis at St Jean Cap Ferrat. Take the tender ashore for a long lunch at Paloma Beach followed by aperitifs on the terrace of the Grand Hotel Cap Ferrat.
Reputedly one of the five most beautiful bays in the world, Villefranche-sur-Mer is a refreshing respite between its hedonistic neighbours on the French Riviera. A stone’s throw away from the lavish peninsula of Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat,
Anchor in the Port of Monaco and discover one of the most glamorous capitals in the world. Venture up to the Prince’s Palace of Monaco and explore the boutiques of Monte Carlo. The Principality is also home to some of the finest restaurants in the world, including Louis XV – Alain Ducasse and Joël Robuchon.
Cap off a stunning charter with a fun evening ashore. Watch the sunset from the Sea Lounge at the Monte Carlo Beach Hotel. Even if you don’t feel like wagering, the famed Casino de Monte Carlo is well worth a visit. After dark, the legendary Jimmy’z is just a five-minute stroll away.