A charming and dynamic city which is vibrating all year around
Antibes is a beautiful old town founded by the Greeks in 300 B.C. The climate is pleasant all year around, making it the perfect place for those looking to buy a holiday apartment on the french riviera
If you come to Antibes by car, the first thing you’ll see is a huge medieval fortress near the coast just in front of a stunning view over the Mediteranean sea and the mountains. If you you are looking for an appartment with a terrace with a seaview ,this area is the perfect place !
This city has inspired painters like Picasso, Renoir and Monet an continues to attract many artlovers to this enclosed old town that has conserved the Renaissance touch of its buildings.
Picasso lived and worked here for many years and you can visit the famous Picasso museum in the old town, exhibiting several of his works.
The old Antibes is surrounded by ancient medieval protective walls build on the 16th century where you can enjoy nice walks with marvelous view over the Mediterranean. The cobbled streets , alleys and squares of the old town feature many shops and restaurants. The stunning Marché Provencal market is a must-visit. Many of our international clients recommend Antibes when you want to buy properties for sale in the south of France.
The modern Port Vauban, is one of Europe’s largest private boat harbors with sailboats and yachts from all over the world, making Antibes a dynamic and international city that lives all year round. Antibes has good train and bus connections and you can easily get around between the various towns on the Riviera. Nice international Airport is only half an hour away by car or train, and you can get to Antibes by the TGV express from both Paris and Marseille.
Our french real estate agents can guide you to fin the best way to travel around Antibes.
It’s a very attractive city to buy a property in. Our french realtors from Wretman Estate can help you to find a villa with swimming pool, or an apartment with seaview in Antibes. Many people choose to buy a property and rent it out through AirBnb or as holiday rental. Contact us and one of our multilingual real estate agent will help you find what you need!
Antibes’ closest neighbour, Juan-les-Pins is the seaside resort that was until the early 1900s a quiet fishing village and has today evolved into a “jetset” destination with casinos, luxury hotels, popular shopping places and of course sandy beaches. It is is the civilized version of Ibiza. It is more lively than Antibes, and if you are looking for a property for sale in the south of France, Juan-les-Pins is less expensive. Our french real estate agents from Wretman Estate can suggest you one of our properties for sale in this area.
Each year, one of the biggest jazz festival of Europe takes place during the “Jazz à Juan” with performances of many international artists . Juan-les-Pins is also home to numerous nightclubs and a bustling nightlife as well as several beautiful sandy beaches. It is also well-known for its many places to go shopping in the center with small french deigners shops, or along the coastal road where you can make great deals.
Juan-les-Pins has now become one of the most attractive location to travel to especially for young people from all over the world, which would be the perfect area for a rental investment on the Côte d’Azur.
Cap d’Antibes is a lush peninsula with several beautiful beaches and is the paradise on the French Riviera for many international millionaires. You can walk around it in a few hours thanks to a stunning coastal trail from which you can get a glimpse of all the many faboulous luxury villas with sea view. At the very end of the peninsula is one of the most luxurious hotels in the world, the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc.
It is a very charming and calm area, where you can find a lot of spots in the heights with views overlooking the sea coast, the hills and the horizon.