The Filmstar of the French Riviera


Cannes, the city that becomes the most glamorous location on the French Riviera during the Cannes Film Festival. It offers many opportunities  to sell or buy the home of your dream, whether it is a luxury villa in Cannes or an apartment with a sea view in the city center.
It is a city that has everything! it is the meeting point for celebrities and film lovers during its annual festival. Likewise, it gathers all international jet-setters during the summer period and remains a very pleasant and quiet city the rest of the time.

Profitable Rental Investments

Cannes has about 75,000 inhabitants, the “Cannois.” During the summer, the periods of big congresses and festivals, the number of inhabitants in the city increases considerably. Many of our clients know that villas and apartments for sale on the French Riviera are ideal rental investments because renting out a property during the summer months is very profitable!

Travelling Connections to Cannes

It is a dream destination that you can get to easily. It has two airports nearby: the large international airport of Nice Côte d’Azur, as well as a private airport located between Cannes and Mandelieu that is ideal for private jets. Cannes has several ports including Port Canto, where the largest yachts and other boats are docked, the Pointe Croisette port, the meeting point for the regattas organized by the Cannes Yacht Club and finally the Vieux Port. At the foot of the historical district of Le Suquet, a marina and port for the boats to the Lerins Islands and the station for the cruise ships and small yachts visiting Cannes. In addition, the Cannes Voyageur train station is one of the largest train stations on the French Riviera, along with the Nice Ville train station, where the main national TGV lines stop.

A Quick Tour of Cannes

Cannes is the perfect vacation spot! This city on the French Riviera has sandy beaches, private beaches that organize festive events throughout the summer, many Michelin starred restaurants of both national and international recognition. The city has highlights the icons and great moments of the French and international cinema with large murals of famed movie scenes on the facades of different buildings.

The Boulevard de la Croisette is one of the most famous boulevards in the world! Famous international icons and the wealthiest of tourists always shop in this area. Far from celebrities and glitter, the Old Town is filled with French bistros and restaurants and the market of Forville, which takes place every day except Monday!

Properties for Sale in Cannes

Wretman Estate specializes in luxury real estate in Cannes.  Many of our customers are looking to buy a house near the beach, a penthouse on the Le Croisette, an apartment in the Old Town or a luxury villa in the hills. Our multi-lingual speaking realtors help you find properties for sale in Cannes!

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Mandelieu-la-Napoule is a popular area on the French Riviera. There are many activities for those who love sports! With 2 golf courses, sailing school, water sports, horse riding and 23 kilometers of hiking trails to name but a few. If you are interested in buying a property near Cannes or Frejus, our English-speaking French Real Estate Agents at Wretman Estate would definitely suggest one of our villas for sale in Mandelieu-la-Napoule.

Le Cannet

This city is located 3 km from the both the beaches and the port of Cannes and is built throughout seven hills. On the hills you have a breath-taking view of the Mediterannean sea, the Lerins Islands and l’Esterel. The perfect spot to buy an apartment with a view in the South of France. For those looking for a more calm and close to nature option for their new holiday house in the South of France, there are many properties for sale in Le Cannet. English people as well as Scandinavians tend to buy a villa with a pool or a terrace with a sea view in this charming city that is close to the sea.

Our real estate agency in the South of France will certainly find the perfect property for sale for you!