May 19, 2020

These are the Top 4 French Riviera Waterfront Villas

Step out onto the terrace every morning with a cup of coffee in hand and feel rejuvenated …

By Zoya Stafienko

French Riviera

France

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Step out onto the terrace every morning with a cup of coffee in hand and feel rejuvenated in the warm sea breeze, listen to the sound of the waves crashing only steps from your garden, enjoy idyllic sea views while dining al fresco… Doesn’t this sound like the perfect summer holiday? If you’re looking for a dreamy Mediterranean paradise without ever having to leave your private villa then you should definitely consider renting one of these French Riviera properties that offer direct access to the sea. These 4 luxury holiday villas are the ultimate seaside getaways!

Exclusive French Riviera waterfront villa rental | Photo Source: A.M.A Selections
Water front villa rental in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat | Photo Source: A.M.A Selections

Domaine Du Rube

This impressive waterfront villa in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, a picturesque seaside town located between Nice and Monaco, is one of the most exclusive estates on the French Riviera. This luxury holiday villa has a tranquil waterfront garden with steps leading to the sea. Surrounded by water on three sides, the impressive estate feels more like a private semi-island.  There are expansive windows and sliding glass doors throughout, as well as numerous terraces and balconies – all of which to better showcase and enjoy the uninterrupted views of the bay of Villefranche. While staying at this fully serviced estate, the only real decision you will need to make is whether you should laze by the gorgeous infinity pool or go for a swim in the warm Mediterranean sea just below.

Weekly rental rate starts at 40,000 € | Find out more here

Saint-tropez Villa rental with access to the sea | Photo Source: A.M.A Selections
Modern courtyard at fully staffed villa for rent in St Tropez | Photo Source: A.M.A Selections

Domaine Canoub

Domaine Canoub is a fully serviced villa in Saint-Tropez, adjacent to the residence of Brigitte Bardot, the famous French actress who transformed this once sleepy fisherman’s village into one of the hottest travel spots it is today. Amazing beach restaurants, shops and nightlife, St. Tropez is the ultimate summer destination. This luxury holiday villa is situated in a very secure private residential area of St. Tropez. With its beautiful gardens, large infinity pool and direct access to the sea, the property is ideal for those looking for a peaceful getaway. The unique courtyard is a fantastic feature of this private estate, offering an intimate space to gather with friends and family with the Mediterranean sea in the background. The villa is only steps from the picturesque Baie de Canebier, the perfect place to moor your boat within view of the property, while being only less than a 10 minute drive from the town center.

Weekly rental rate starts at 60,000 € | Find out more here

French Riviera villa rental with direct access to the sea | Photo Source: A.M.A Selections
Exclusive waterfront villa for rent in St Tropez | Photo Source: A.M.A Selections

Villa’s Edge

Situated in the most exclusive gated domain of Saint-Tropez, this waterfront estate is tucked away on a quiet cul-de-sac. This fully serviced luxury holiday villa offers sweeping, panoramic views of the Mediterranean, impeccably manicured gardens, gorgeous infinity pool and expansive terraces that are ideal for al fresco dining and entertaining. In the mood for a swim in the sea? Simply take the path leading down to the water and dive in. Despite its secluded location, this elegant seaside villa is only a 10 minute drive from the center of St. Tropez – where you can explore the town’s cobblestone streets, its trendy cafés and restaurants, luxury boutiques and legendary nightclubs.

Weekly rental rate starts at 40,000 € | Find out more here

French Riviera historic villa rental with sea access | Photo Source: A.M.A Selections
Historic waterfront French Riviera villa rental | Photo Source: A.M.A Selections

Villa De La Pinède

Beyond the private gates surrounding the pool and gardens, you’ll find the sea and a wonderful hiking trail. This historic estate is only a 10 minute drive from the glamorous Monte Carlo, its famous casino, fabulous restaurants, high-end designer shops and vibrant nightlife. This majestic Belle Epoque estate is unique in character and has more than 100 years of history. Built around 1900, it was one of the first palaces in Cap d’Ail. Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands spent some time at this very property during her childhood. This luxurious holiday villa has been in the same family for generations and the interiors are designed in an eclectic yet relaxed style with an aristocratic flair.

Weekly rental rate starts at 20,450 € | Find out more here

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