Villa Garbo
62 Boulevard d'Alsace
06400Cannes

Cannes bird's eye view Cannes view of the harbour

Directions

By car

GPS coordinates

  • Latitude : 43.551517
  • Longitude : 7.030201

From Nice:

  • Follow the A8
  • Take exit 44 towards Antibes/Vallauris/Golfe-Juan/Juan-les-Pins
  • Stay on your right and follow the D535
  • Follow the D35, then the D35 bis
  • At the roundabout, take the 1st exit to the D6007
  • At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and continue on the avenue Maréchal Juin
  • At the roundabout take the 1st exit to the boulevard d’Alsace
  • Villa Garbo is on your right

From Marseille

  • Follow the A8
  • Take the exit 42 to Mougins via Cannes-Centre/Le Cannet
  • Follow the D6285, until you turn left to join the boulevard de la 1ère division française libre
  • At the roundabout take the 4th exit on the boulevard d’Alsace
  • Villa Garbo is on your right

By train

The train station Cannes-CentreCannes-Centre train station is at approximately 10 minutes walking distance from Villa Garbo. It is served by many TGV high-speed trains:

  • TGV Lyria which links Geneva to Nice
  • TGV which links Paris-Gare-de-Lyon to Nice
  • TGV which links Brussels, Lille-Europe or Lyon to Nice

Intercity trains are likewise scheduled, as well as TER PACA trains.

By plane

international airport of Nice-Côte d’Azurthe international airport of Nice-Côte d’Azur is 28 kilometres away from Villa Garbo. The trip takes approximately 30 minutes. The airport is served by several international airlines with scheduled flights.

An express airport shuttle links this airport to the centre of Cannes.

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Tourism and activities

Discovery of Cannes

This city of the French Rivierapossesses many treasures that it will unveil during your strolling through the different districts. Start on theCroisette, at just 5 minutes walking distance: this mythical boulevard, flanked by a large pedestrian promenade, is famous for itsmany Palaces, its luxury boutiques, its bars and restaurants as well as its fine sand beaches, for your moments of farniente. The Croisette is also renowned throughout the world because it hosts the Cannes Festival,a leading event in the world of cinema, which takes place there every year.

Let yourself also be seduced by the Suquet district, the oldest of the city, located on a hill overlooking Cannes and the Croisette. Numerous monuments will enthral the amateurs of cultural sightseeing (the museum de la Castre or the square tower…).

The Old Harbour of Cannes, at the foot of the Suquet hill, will be the ideal place for a promenade across from the splendid îles de Lérins, or a romantic dinner in one of the typical bistros.

This archipelago composed of two preserved islands, Sainte-Marguerite and Saint-Honorat, lies across from the city of Cannes and boasts rich fauna and flora. Don’t miss these natural gems during your trip to Cannes. Culture aficionados will be fascinated by the museum of the sea, the fortress of the île Sainte-Marguerite or the abbey of Saint-Honorat…

 These islands are accessible by a 15 minute boat trip departing from Cannes.

Sports and leisure activities

The city of Cannes and its environs propose a large choice of activities for sports lovers:

  • water sports in the bay of Cannes (kite surfing, diving, sailing, kayaking…).
  • Hiking to the Croix des Gardes or to the park of Valmasque.
  • Bike trips along the coast.
  • Golfing on one of the many courses around the city…
Cannes view from Le Suquet Cannes view from the Suquet