The ultra modern façade of this brand new villa designed by a RIBA awarded architect allows the ultimate in contemporary living. From its stylish light-filled interiors to the luxurious boutique-style swimming pool and outdoor living/dining area, the villa is punctuated with Indonesian antique artefacts and furniture and iconic modern classics.
The grey oak panelled, pivotal front door opens into the interior of the ground floor. This open plan living area with its polished concrete floor comprising of kitchen on one side with central cantilevered marble island, Gaggenau appliances and dining area for 12; a stylish central salon, to a dropped down intimate TV area/library/study with wooden oak floor and further seating and a large fireplace. All areas have floor to ceiling sliding doors that open fully onto a continuous polished concrete terrace, which allows magnificent views of the garden with its 5 metre palm trees, pool area and animated scenes of the bay of Juan-les-Pins and Super Cannes. This floor also accommodates a guest toilet, cloakroom and separate housekeeper studio including laundry. The housekeeper has a separate private front entrance.
All rooms enjoy a continuous thread of luxurious textiles and an eclectic collection of furniture and artefacts from the Indonesian Islands to modern day design classics and special collectable items. The entire house is clad in a special perforated aluminium shutter design allowing for light and air to enter yet providing an extra level of security.
The 1st floor locates the spacious master bedroom suite with walk in walnut dressing room, marble panelled shower area and bath tub. The super king bed floats over oak wooden flooring and the glass sliding doors open again on to a continuous polished concrete terrace allowing magnificent sea views.
The further 4 bedrooms on this floor all have their own ensuite shower rooms clad in floor to wall shades of grey Bizassa tiles and walnut panelling. The beds are queen size and all bedrooms have ample built in wardrobes and TV’s. Furthermore the north facing bedrooms enjoy the spectacular sea views and the south facing bedrooms open onto a small terrace.
The 6th bedroom suite is to be found included in its own floor at pool level. With separate access from the main house, this large bedroom suite with super king size bed, walk in wardrobe, TV and large opaque glass walled ensuite shower room allows ultimate privacy and direct access to the pool area. The bedroom opens onto a large salon with big screen TV, a cantilevered polished concrete desk/study and oak panelled library wall. The sliding doors open completely to allow continuous flow onto the wooden decks surrounding the pool. A further guest toilet and marble clad shower room serve this floor and the pool area.
A series of decks are accessed from steps leading off the ground floor terrace. One arrives firstly at the eating area; 2 large solid teak tables accommodate parties of 20 guests where alfresco dining can be enjoyed to the full.
One level down leads to the pool area with is black glistening tiled pool, cascade and integrated Jacuzzi. One can enjoy the shaded daybed lounging area to one end of the pool alongside an integrated concrete outside bar and fridge area and curved seating area to the far side of the pool, surrounding an open gas fire pit.
The garden hosts tropical plants and flowers, grasses, an impressive row of 5 meter palms and a lawn area for relaxing.
Walking distance to the beach of La Garoupe (with famous restaurant & beach club) and the closest train station is Antibes (3km) and Juan les Pins (3 km). The nearest airport is Nice (17km) which is 20 minutes by car/taxi. Surrounding cities include Antibes (3km), Cannes (12km), Nice (17km), St Paul de Vence (19km) and Grasse (30km). The closest golf course is Golf de Cannes-Mougins (13km).
Exclusive concierge service available upon request includes private drivers and luxury car rentals, personal trainers, babysitters, chefs, beauty treatments, event planning, luxury yacht rentals, shopping and bookings for the entire Rivera area.
The 16th century town of Cap d’Antibes is tranquil and peaceful, yet there is so much to do and see, and is only 2.5km away from the villa. The town’s attractions include the Picasso Museum, great boutiques and the provencal market.
Juan les Pins is 2.5km away is a beachside resort town, and home to the world famous Jazz festival. Private beach clubs reside along the beautiful and pristine ocean, along with wonderful bars, restaurants, casinos and the Hotel Belles Rives – once home to Scott Fitzgerald. The location is chic and glamorous, yet understated – with the restaurants, bars and boutiques on a par with St Tropez. The holiday environment is suiting for all ages, making the area perfect for a family holiday.
The close proximity of Cannes and Nice to the villa allow points of interest to surround the area.
Nearby restaurants include Hotel du Cap, Le Cesar, Le Zinc and Vesuvio.
The prime location of the villa enables close access to some of the most beautiful beaches in France, including La Garoupe, La salis, Plage des Ondes and the beaches of Juan les Pins. The seas are crystal clear with white sand, and there are a variety of uncrowded beaches.
Plage de la Garoupe: Famous secluded bay with white sand and clear water. Private beach clubs and public beach section.
Plage de la Salis: Wide long stretch of public beach on the east side of the Cap
Plage la Gravette: Wide secluded beach underneath the remparts of Antibes old town
Plage des Ondes: Small picturesque beach on the west side of the Cap with spectacular views of the Esterel mountains
Plage des Pêcheurs; Unspoiled public beach with a chic private beach club
Grande plage de Juan les Pins: Long white stretch of beach from Port Gallice to Golfe Juan with a succession of private beach clubs.