5 Montée de La Bourgade, Cagnes-sur-Mer, 06800
In the heart of the French Riviera (Côte d'Azur), nestled between Nice, Antibes and Cannes, stands the medieval village of Haut-de-Cagnes, a heritage site classed as a “Monument of France”. Close to the Grimaldi Castle and Museum, you will find a 14th Century inn, which has been beautifully transformed into a chic, charming and elegant guesthouse by the renowned interior designer Estelle Reale. The Irish owners continue to maintain and respect the character and heritage of this historic site
Description of Villa Estelle Bed & Breakfast:On entering Villa Estelle, you will be instantly in awe of the villa’s vast terrace with Florentine-style columns, which leads to its Mediterranean terraced gardens planted with palm and orange trees, bougainvillea and white laurel shrubs in flower six months of the year.
This charming guesthouse boasts large guestrooms as well as personalised suites, all tastefully furnished and decorated with both antique and contemporary pieces. The Ochre Guestroom and the Pergola Guestroom, as well as the three suites : The Estelle Suite, the Salmon Junior Suite and the Celadon Suite with sea view. All our guestrooms and suites are en suite and offer guests a range of toiletries from a well-renowned local perfumery. Moreover, our rooms have a flat-screen TV, mini bar, air conditioning, safe, and wireless internet access and can accommodate a baby bed (provided free of charge). For the comfort of all our guests, our rooms and common areas are non-smoking.
Breakfast is served on the large Italian-style terrace, which enjoys a view to the sea.
Villa Estelle is within easy reach of many important historical sites and top-class golf courses.
The whole area can be easily explored without a car as the Côte d'Azur is well serviced by public transport. Moreover, Villa Estelle can book a driver for your transfers to and from Nice Côte d'Azur airport (30 Euros one way).
A warm welcome awaits you at Villa Estelle, where every effort will be made to ensure you receive a first-class service designed to make your stay as enjoyable as possible.
Directions to Villa EstelleIf travelling on the A8 motorway from the direction of Aix-en-Provence, take Exit 47 and Exit 48 if coming from the direction of Italy; then follow the signs to “Centre Ville – Cagnes-sur-Mer”, then the brown signs indicating “Haut-de-Cagnes – Bourg médieval” (do not follow the signs indicating Le Cagnard), then those marked “Château - Eglise”.
Approaching the Château, stay on the road which goes around it, keeping left – you will pass the “Mairie Annexe /Tourist Office” on your right, then several restaurants as you descend the Montée de la Bourgade, steep hill with a view to the sea. Villa Estelle is at number 5, about 300 meters from the Castle, immediately after a private parking on the right. The main doorway is framed by a cypress tree on either side. Please stop the car and ring to unload your bags (do NOT panic if there is a car behind you .. they will wait!).
A free shuttle bus (Number 44 - Bourg Medieval) services the village leaving from the Central Bus Station of Cagnes-sur-Mer every 15 minutes. There is a stop just beside the Villa.
The City of Cagnes-sur-Mer is well serviced with public transportation to and from all major destinations on the coast.
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