Bright, modern and comfortable self-catered apartments just 50m from the nearest beach and a short walk from the restaurants and shops of Roquebrune-Cap-Martin.
All apartments are well-equipped for a self-catered stay, providing accommodation for groups of up to 6 people.
Bright and airy with large windows, all apartments have a kitchenette, balcony or terrace, open-plan living area, WiFi access and all the comforts of a Premium P&V residence.
The rooftop terrace has an outdoor pool, sunbathing decks and fantastic views of the Mediterranean.
Situated midway between Menton and Monaco, the residence is in an ideal location for sightseeing all along the Riviera.
This self-catered one bedroom apartment sleeps 4 people in:
- 1 double bedroom
- 1 twin bedroom
- 1 double sofa bed in lounge
The rooftop swimming pool is open from April to October. Heated to a pleasant temperature and surrounded by wooden decking, sun loungers are provided subject to availability.
The residence does not have a restaurant but there are plenty nearby. You can order fresh bread and pastries at reception to be delivered the following morning.
Families & Kids
If you don't want to travel with too much luggage you can book a Baby Kit (suitable for infants aged 0 to 2 years - 15kg max):
- 1 folding cot (French Standard EN 716) with 1 fitted sheet
- 1 highchair (for infants aged 6 months and above)
You can also hire the following items:
- baby bath
- night light
- food processor/mixer
- baby back carrier (mountain)
- anti-UV tent
- mosquito net (sea)
Please note: subject to availability and residence.
Also see: Book My Childcare
You’ll need to book your own transfers, when staying here. Your main options are shared or private transfers, but consider whether you would prefer a door-to-door service or a (generally cheaper) “communal” drop-off point at your destination.
Also see: Transfers to Nice, France
You’ll need to organise your own bike hire when staying here. Things to consider are the type of bike you want to rent such as road, mountain, hard trail and/or an electric bike; and whether you’ll need helmets and protective clothing with your rental. You’re best off choosing a shop that is close to your accommodation for ease of access, and making it quicker to return the bike and pay at the end. Some companies may also deliver so it’s worth looking at all the options.
Also see: Cycle Hire in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
Guides & Tours
When staying here, you’ll need to book your own Guides & Tours, which are a great way to discover Nice whilst doing a number of fun activities. Not only do they know the best local spots, these highly trained and experienced individuals are very familiar with the surroundings and can provide loads of insights you won’t get by yourself.
Also see: Guides & Tours in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
The residence has 70 parking spaces, booking recommended.
Roquebrune-Cap-Martin lies between Monaco and Menton- and like so many towns on this dizzyingly steep section of the Riviera, has distinct parts-in this case, 3! Perched high above the coast, you'll find the medieval village of Roquebrune, a very pretty and extremely atmospheric 10th century village with spectacular views. Below is the forested headland of Cap Martin, where grand Belle Epoque villas sit beneath the cool pines. Down on the beach you'll find the resort town of Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, where most of the accommodation and new apartment blocks sit in front of a stony beach. Be very aware of which part of Roquebrune-Cap-Martin you are booking in or travelling to, for the beach resort and the medieval village are 2 kilometres ( and significant altitudes) apart, and have extremely different characters. There is a train running from Nice, however, the train station is down by the sea meaning a very steep climb if you want to go to the old village. There is a bus (no 100) that will deposit you below the village (but the remaining steps are very steep), or take the bus no.21 from Monaco or Menton. If driving, take either the Grande Corniche road from Nice or the A8 exit off the motorway.
If you’re looking for somewhere atmospheric to have dinner then try Au Grand Inquisiteur, a tiny stone vaulted restaurant tucked away up near the chateau - it’s so small that the kitchen is in another building on the opposite side of the street! Les Deux Freres, meanwhile, has mesmerising terrace views across the coast and offers up French gastronomy, while elegant Elsa has won a Michelin star for its wonderful use of fresh and local produce- and it's 100% organic. For something less high-falutin but still delicious, head to Euro Pizza, for some of the best pizza, bruschetta and salads you'll find on this side of the Italian border- and refreshingly cheap!
Also see: Restaurants in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
The main event in Roquebrune is the extraordinary Carolingian-style chateau-fort which has towered over the village for over a thousand years. Built in the 970's to fend off the invading Saracens, it is now half in ruins: wander through the old kitchens, hall of knights, armoury and dungeon. You'll get some heart stopping views from up here too.The village of Roquebrune-Cap Martin dates from prehistoric times and is home to one of the oldest human settlements in Europe - the Caves du Vallonnet. (Check with the tourist office before visiting the Caves du Vallonnet as they are often closed for excavations.)
Also see: Sights in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
Things to Do Nearby
Cap Martin is the start of the Corbusier walk, a beautiful and easy stroll around the rocky headland that takes you to Monaco (about 2 hours one- way.) There are also a number of tougher hikes starting from Roquebrune Cap Martin that head off into the mountains beyond the old village - you can access the start of the GR51 from here. Roquebrune is also popular with road bikers and there are some beautiful climbs in the area. For those wanting organised sports, the Monte Carlo Country Club is located in Roquebrune Cap Martin; it has tennis and squash courts, snooker, golf practice and a pool and spa facilities- all with stunning views over the Med. This venue hosts the tennis Monte-Carlo Masters.
Also see: Things To Do in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
Most of the beach is free access and they have a designated “Handiplage” section where those with disabilities can access the water safely and with assistance. The main beach, Carnoles, runs along the front of the town and is the most popular. There are two others, much smaller and more secluded that are also worth a visit - see our beach guide for details. There are a couple of private beaches and restaurants towards the Cap end of Carnoles beach - family-run L'hippocampe is popular for its good quality home cooking and fantastic views of the bay
Also see: Beaches in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
There's golfing practice offered at the Monaco Country Club (actually in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin), but for a real golf course the closest is the Monaco Golf Club (actually in La Turbie.) The 18 hole course is quite an expensive place to play, but with extraordinary views and an elegant, historic clubhouse, it's certainly a Riviera experience. For other options on the Riviera, see our golf guide.
Also see: Golf Courses in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
The 'nightlife' high up in Roquebrune village is fairly if not completely tame; drinking a glass of good Provencal wine while watching the twinkling lights of Monaco and listening to busking accordion players is probably much the extent of it. Down in the beach resort there are bars along the seafront which have a bit of a buzz in the summer months. For a seriously glamorous night out, the Monaco side of Cap Martin is home to some very ritzy beach clubs like Sea Lounge- this is where the superyacht set of billionaires and models come to drink cocktails, smoke shisha pipes and lounge about listening to DJ's in front of the shimmering sea. And once in Monaco, there is plenty to do-see our Monaco nightlife guide for more details.
Also see: Bars in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
Star Rating: 3 Star
Catering Basis: Self-catered
Property Style: Apartment
Run By: Agent/Operator
Vibe / Atmosphere: Family-friendly | Modern
Sleeps: Sleeps 6
Bedrooms: 2 bedroom
Cleaning: Cleaning on departure | Linen Provided
Access: Children welcome | Disabled access | Pets welcome
Room: Balcony | Hair dryer
Car-parking: Paid Parking
Entertainment: TV | WiFi / Internet
Kitchen/Laundry: Cooker / Oven | Cookware | Dishwasher | Fridge | Microwave | Tea / Coffee Maker
Spa & Fitness: Pool (outdoor)
Open Seasons: Spring | Summer | Autumn | Winter
Address: 137 Avenue de la Plage | Roquebrune-Cap-Martin | 06190