Carré d'Or - CannesOur apartment is located in a small street in the center of the “Banana” (area of ​​downtown Cannes located south of the expressway and closest to the sea, so called because of its curved shape), the best Cannes district by its proximity to the Croisette, to hotels, and to the Palais des Festivals. It is an area of ​​typical and charming streets, completely redesigned since 2016, which welcome merchants, restaurants and terraces.

It offers one of the best locations in Cannes for congresses and festivals as well as for holidays: 100 meters from the Croisette (1 minute on foot) and 500 meters from the Palais des Festivals (5 minutes on foot).

Cannes Banane Map
Cannes Banane Map

Beaches nearby

A 1-minute walk away from the apartment, you find yourself facing the sea in the heart of the Croisette.

A business meeting or want to have lunch on the beach? Goéland Beach and Gray d’Albion Beach are the closest ones, opposite you, a 2-minute walk from the apartment. Walking 3 more minutes, you reach Majestic Beach, Môme Plage at CBeach or Plage 45.

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But if you fancy a swim on the Croisette … Macé public beach is located in front of you, 3-minutes walking distance from the apartment.

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Supermarkets nearby

Several supermarkets are present around the apartment. Traditional or organic, there’s something for everyone:

  • Monop ‘– 36 rue Hoche – 4-min walk
  • Naturalia (organic) – 3 place Gambetta – 4-min walk
  • Carrefour City – 11 rue Jean Jaurès – 4-min walk

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Fresh market nearby

The Gambetta Market in Cannes is located Place Gambetta, a 4-minute walk from the apartment. It is open from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tuesday to Sunday. It offers a large selection of fruits and vegetables and is known for its clothing and leather goods stands.

However, for a greater variety of products (fish, flowers, cheeses and meats, etc.), you will prefer the Forville Market in Cannes, located 10/12- minutes walk from the apartment.

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French Bakeries nearby

The apartment is fortunate to be close to two of the best bakeries in Cannes, to be discovered without delay:

  • Boulangerie Belliard – 1 Rue Chabaud – 4 min walk. Probably the best bakery in Cannes, with a very authentic setting. Very generous pastries as well as local specialties, but also daily specials for lunch or breakfast on site. A small room behind the store welcomes you in a charming old-fashioned atmosphere.
  • Marcellino – 43-45 Rue Hoche – 4 min walk. Very good bread and pastries, the establishment also allows you to have a coffee or breakfast on the terrace at the entrance, rue Hoche (pedestrian street).

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Shops and stores nearby

The apartment is located a 2-minute walk from the rue d’Antibes, Cannes’ main shopping street.

Among the many stores accessible within a 5-minute walk:

  • Fnac – 3 min walk
  • Sephora – 3 min walk
  • Lacoste – 3 min walk
  • Zara – 3 min walk
  • Zadig & Voltaire – 2 min walk
  • Vilebrequin – 2 min walk

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Cinemas nearby

The closest cinema to the apartment is the Olympia cinema, which is an 8-minute walk from the apartment.
In addition, the Espace Miramar, widely used for screenings during the Cannes Film Festival, is also located 8 minutes from the apartment.

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Hotels and palaces nearby

The apartment is located near all the palaces and popular places during festivals and congresses:

  • Le Grand Hotel – 1 min walk
  • JW Marriott – 3 min walk
  • Le Gray d´Albion (Barrière) – 5 min walk
  • Intercontinental Carlton – 5 min walk
  • Hotel Majestic (Barrière) – 6 min walk
  • Five Seas Hotel – 7 min walk
  • Martinez Hotel (Hyatt) – 8 min walk

Restaurants in the area

Due to its extremely central location, many restaurants can be reached very quickly on foot from the apartment.

Among our favorites, we will mention:

  • Le Pastis Cannes – 28 rue du Commandant André – 2 min walk. Provencal cuisine, subdued and cozy decor and atmosphere.
  • Bobo Bistro – 21 rue du Commandant André – 2 min walk. Mediterranean cuisine, with also vegetarian or vegan choices.

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But if you fancy a fast food … within 5 minutes walk are:

  • Big Fernand – 6 rue Teisseire – 4 min walk. The chain of French hamburgers.
  • Eat Salad – 3 rue Chabaud – 4 min walk. Because fast food can also rhyme with a salad!

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Bars nearby

To end the evening with colleagues or friends, you can also enjoy near the apartment:

  • The bar of the Grand Hotel, 1 min walk. A great place for nocturnal meetings during periods of festivals and congresses!
  • The Morrison’s Pub – 10 rue Teisseire – 4 min walk. A very popular Irish pub in a relaxed atmosphere.
  • Brown Sugar – 17 Rue des Frères Pradignac – 20 seconds by feet !. An English “Gastro-Pub” with a selection of beers and wines, but also plates to share.

Where to park your car nearby?

There are few on-street parking spaces near the apartment, which itself is located on a pedestrian street.

Three solutions are available to you:

  • Access – stop without parking – to the pedestrian street is allowed for vehicles every day between 6 a.m. and 11 a.m., which can in particular allow you to unload your luggage.
  • 3 car parks located near the apartment allow long-term parking (day, week, etc.): Interparking Palais Stéphanie (3 min walk), Interparking Gray d’Albion (5 min walk), and Parking EFFIA Gare SNCF (6 min walk).
  • Eventually, away from the city center, on-street parking spaces are free and allow you to leave your vehicle there for the duration of your stay.

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All these reasons contribute to making the location of the apartment one of the best areas of Cannes!

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