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Le Grand Hotel, Cannes

5 Star Hotel in the heart of the Cote d'Azur with views over the sea

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"Good" 493 Verified Reviews TrustYou logo
Location 93 / 100 Terrific location.
Bar 83 / 100 Bar is amazing.
Beach 81 / 100 Beach is lovely.
Service 68 / 100 Service is ok.
Food 64 / 100 Food is average.
Room 54 / 100 Rooms are ok.
Vibe 46 / 100 Vibe wasn't good.
Breakfast 42 / 100 Breakfast is below average.
Cleanliness 35 / 100 Not very clean.
Value 26 / 100 Terrible value.
Wellness Area 13 / 100 Disappointing wellness & sports facilities.

Good to know

"Hotel could use some updating"
"Rooms in need of an update"
"Hotel buildings could use some improvement"
"Spacious rooms"
"Fair" 493 Verified Reviews TrustYou logo
Location 91 / 100 Terrific location.
Beach 82 / 100 Beach is lovely.
Service 67 / 100 Service is ok.
Room 54 / 100 Rooms are ok.
Breakfast 47 / 100 Breakfast is below average.
Amenities 43 / 100 Bad amenities.
Cleanliness 39 / 100 Not very clean.
Vibe 34 / 100 Vibe wasn't good.
Value 29 / 100 Terrible value.

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"Great concierge service"
"Spacious rooms"
"Beautiful beach"
"Great view"
"Poor" 493 Verified Reviews TrustYou logo
Location 95 / 100 Terrific location.
Beach 80 / 100 Beach is lovely.
Service 65 / 100 Service is ok.
Food 58 / 100 Food is average.
Room 49 / 100 Rooms are not good.
Breakfast 37 / 100 Breakfast is below average.
Vibe 35 / 100 Vibe wasn't good.
Cleanliness 33 / 100 Not very clean.
Value 23 / 100 Terrible value.

Good to know

"Rooms in need of an update"
"Could be quieter"
"Hotel could use some updating"
"Breakfast can be improved"
"Fair" 493 Verified Reviews TrustYou logo
Location 94 / 100 Terrific location.
Room 46 / 100 Rooms are not good.

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"Great location"

A true green oasis on the famous Croisette, the hotel enjoys a unique and exceptional setting. The oldest hotel along this famous stretch, it has been completely revamped in a 1960s style. There are 75 rooms and suites, a restaurant, a bar and a private beach.

Once you've made your way through the gardens of the hotel, either on foot or by golf buggy, come to the reception area and let our friendly, helpful staff guide you. Escape from the hustle and bustle of La Croisette and retreat to your room or suite. The hotel offers spacious rooms, drenched with natural light, and a fabulous, very 60s ambiance.

Designer light fittings, luxury bedding, elegant furnishings and Bulgari welcome products plunge you into an atmosphere of sweet sensual delight. Orchids freshly cut from the hotel’s greenhouse add that finishing touch of elegance to your room.

The rooms at the hotel open onto terraces overlooking the sea, the gardens and its palm trees, over Cannes and the surrounding hillsides. Why not settle into an armchair and peacefully look out at the sweep of the Mediterranean landscape from Le Cannet to Grasse and beyond.

The serene light colours of the elegant designer bedrooms offer a sense of tranquillity. Outside, the clear blue skies of the Côte d’Azur beckon while, inside, the room is bathed in Mediterranean light. Luxury and sun, the two magic ingredients in your stay on the Riviera. The room offers the following amenities: free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV with Pay TV, mini-bar, safe, en-suite bathroom with luxury towelling and slippers and Bulgari bathroom amenities.

Getting Here

Directions

The hotel is right on La Croisette, under the clear blue skies of the Côte d’Azur, on the seafront next to the Mediterranean sea. This five-star luxury hotel is located in Alpes-Maritimes, between Nice and St Tropez, not far from Monaco. An exclusive location for a luxury stay on the French Riviera.

  • By car: From Nice or from Italy - Leave the A8 motorway at the Mougins exit – head towards Cannes Centre, La Croisette. Continue along La Croisette to number 45. The hotel is on the sea front, 5 minutes’ walk from the Palais des Festivals. From Aix-en-Provence: Leave the A8 motorway at the Mougins exit – head towards Cannes Centre, La Croisette. Continue along La Croisette to number 45. The hotel is on the sea front, 5 minutes’ walk from the Palais des Festivals. 24-hour valet parking service with private outdoor parking (paying).
  • By air: Nice - Côte d’Azur airport: 56 routes link this airport to 90 cities in 40 countries. Le Grand Hotel is 34 km from Nice. Shuttles every 30 minutes between Cannes and Nice airport. The bus station is a few minutes’ walk from the hotel. Cannes - Mandelieu airport is 6 km west of Cannes. Private cars: Free parking for 370 cars Journey time from Cannes: 15 Minutes. Transport from airport to town: Taxis / Buses. Concierge service can organise your transfer from the airport to the hotel when you make your reservation.
  • By train: The SNCF has 20 daily services from major French cities to Cannes and Nice and 11 regular services from abroad. The TGV (high-speed train) takes five-and-a-half hours from Paris to Cannes. Cannes train station is 5 minutes’ walk from the hotel.
  • By boat: Port de la Napoule 

Worth knowing

Although they do not have a swimming pool, this hotel has something that the others do not...an oasis of green in the immaculately maintained gardens. The only garden on this stretch of the popular Boulevard de la Croisette. It provides a nice change to the sand and sea to be able to relax and enjoy the views, a cocktail or a snack in the lush garden setting.

Child policy

Children up to the age of 11 years old can stay free of charge.

The Pool

The hotel’s private beach, La Plage 45 Beach Club sets the scene for the most exclusive moments, whether on their sun-drenched pontoon, the beach or the restaurant terrace.

The Bar

A popular meeting spot Le Cercle bar offers you the choice of funky retro armchairs in the interior or a relaxing seat on the terrace. The perfect setting for a quick Bellini...

The Restaurant

With a dynamic ambience Le Park 45 is an elegant restaurant with an outdoor terrace and views over the gardens. With locally sourced ingredients, Chef Sebastien Broda creates Mediterranean inspired dishes. This accompanied with a range of desserts created by Head Pastry Chef Pascal Picasse and wines selected for you by sommelier Florent Champanay, ensure you will have the perfect meal.

The private beach restaurant La Plage 45 is open for lunch from April to September.

Reviews

Visitor comments

  • "Having been built in the 60s the rooms are exceptionally large with massive amounts of cupboard space." - Trip Advisor
  • "Very nice hotel, amazing location on the "Croisette" The view is outstanding and the balcony ideal for the breakfast time" - Trip Advisor
  • "The location is excellent - it’s set back slightly from the sea/beach with a nice lawn area with a great view of the water from the rooms. I can highly recommend a room with a sea view." - Trip Advisor

Facilities

  • Spa / Fitness
  • Hot-Tub / Jacuzzi
  • Outdoors
  • Garden
  • Private Beach
  • Comforts
  • Air-conditioning
  • Hair-dryers
  • Safe / Secure box
  • Entertainment
  • iPod Dock
  • TV
  • Meeting Spaces
  • Drinks bar
  • Restaurant
  • Parking
  • Paid Parking
  • Parking
  • Families & Kids
  • Children welcome
  • Views
  • Sea views

Services

  • Catering
  • Breakfast
  • Half-board

Contact

  • Address
  • 45 Boulevard de da Croisette
  • 06400

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