Whether for business or pleasure, if your travels take you to the South of France, a stay at the famed Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc will not disappoint. Regarded as one of the most prestigious resorts in the world, the Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc exudes magnificence and luxury, from the smallest of details to the overall experience of this gem, located in the heart of the French Riviera, between Cannes and Nice. It has been a desired destination of celebrities over the years, from author F. Scott Fitzgerald to music artist Madonna.
The hotel was originally built by French journalist Hippolyte de Villemessant, the founder of the French newspaper Le Figaro as a retreat for writers. The grand architecture of this 19th century mansion reflects the vision of its creator in all of its opulence. Today, the Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc encompasses not only the original historic hotel with 117 well-appointed rooms and suites, but also two villas and the Eden-Roc Pavilion. In 2016, Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc was awarded the renowned, ‘Palace distinction’.
Amenities abound at the Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc’s twenty-two acre estate. They include: 33 cabanas, a heated saltwater infinity pool, five clay tennis courts, a spa, and fitness and beauty salon. The elegant, newly-renovated Eden-Roc Restaurant overlooks the Mediterranean Sea. More casual dining can be found at the Eden-Roc Grill. Worthy of mention is the hotel’s famed chocolate atelier, who creates delectable luxury hand-made chocolates. There are also five unique bars on the property, including a champagne lounge, a juice and ice cream bar, and a piano bar. For those travelling with children, Cap-Eden-Roc’s Kids Club offers a variety of engaging and fun activities in the summer months.
Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc offers everything the most discerning traveler could ask for in a luxury resort. With luxury and exclusivity comes a price: Expect to pay premium prices, from standard rooms beginning at $1,200 per night for a traditional room to the Eden-Roc suite, which can be up to $9,000 per night.