Accommodation

Below you will find some options for  accommodation (accessible and/or family-friendly accommodation) on the French Riviera.  All properties must be booked direct via the links provided in the descriptions:

ANTIBES

All Seasons (futur Ibis Styles), 2067 chemin de Saint Claude, 06600 Antibes (Telephone: + 33 4 93 33 34 50 ).  Located a 10-min drive to Antibes old town and nearby to the big Carrefour supermarket, room rates include unlimited Wifi and continental breakfast.  Free underground carparking.  Good access to nearby motorway.  They have 3 rooms adapted to travelers with reduced mobility.  www.all-seasons-hotels.com

Hotel La Jabotte, 13 avenue Max Maurey, 06160 Cap d’Antibes (Telephone: +33 4 93 61 45 89).  Small B&B-style hotel with rooms having semi-private patios leading to a shared garden where breakfasts are served.  50 metres from the sea and Salis beach.  They have one room on the ground-floor that is more accessible than the others (note: there is one small step leading to the bathroom).  For photos, rates and more information go to www.jabotte.com

CAGNES SUR MER

Sandton Hôtel Domaine Cocagne, 30 chemin du Pain de Sucre, 06800 Cagnes sur Mer (Telephone: +33 4 92 13 57 77): The hotel site covers an area of five hectares comprising beautiful parks, woodland, swaying palm trees and wide expanses of lavender. The hotel consists of several buildings, and it is just three kilometres away from magnificent beaches. There are several lounges and patios, a restaurant and swimming pool.  The hotel has one disabled access room (a poolroom that sleeps 2 people) with rates including breakfast.  It has a special shower adapted for a wheelchair, and you can obtain access from the room to the swimming pool.     For reservations, email cagnes@sandton.eu or book via http://www.sandton.eu/en/cocagne/contact-cocagne

Camping Green Park, 159 bis, Vallon des Veux, Cagnes sur Mer.  Camping ground open April-September with holiday cottages, villas etc.  They have two air-conditioned holiday chalets that sleep 3 persons and are adapted to persons with reduced mobility (see on the booking site ‘Autres Hébergements’, 3 person chalet personne à mobilité réduire).  Book via http://www.homair.com/camping/green-park/hebergements/detail/2067

CANNES

Carlton International, 58 La Croisette 06414 Cannes (Telephone: +33 4 93 06 40 06) http://www.ichotelsgroup.com/intercontinental/en/gb/locations/cannes-carlton

Chateau de la Tour, 10 avenue Font de Veyre, 06150 Cannes. (Telephone: +33 4 93 90 52 52) www.chateaudelatour.com

Vue des Oliviers – a luxury 2 bedroom 2 bathroom apartment in the fabulous Palm Beach area of Cannes, near the beach and just off the famous Boulevard de la Croisette, air-conditioning in warm months, heating in cooler months, underground parking for one car.  First floor accessed via elevator but apartment is not wholly accessible for mobility reduced persons however it is included on this list as it is great for families. Book direct via http://http://www.white-horse-holiday-rentals.com/vuedesoliviers.htm

JUAN LES PINS

Ground-floor location, family-friendly apartment located in a new domaine close to supermarkets, restaurants, the beach and transport links.  Secure underground carpark with an elevator to the apartment level.  Wide paths to a communal swimming pool, with shallow ramp entry into the water.  There is a ramp with access to the beach, though the beach is sandy and not wheelchair accessible as such.  The apartment has a private ground-floor terrace with BBQ, perfect for al fresco dining (note:  the terrace is reached by stepping over a small threshold from the living area).  For reservations, visit http://www.holidaylettings.co.uk/rentals/antibes/136039

Vue du Jardin – a luxury 2 bedroom 2 bathroom apartment in chic Juan-les-Pins, near the beach and directly overlooking the beautiful Jardin Pauline gardens. Air-conditioning in warm months, heating in cooler months, underground parking for one car.  Sixth floor apartment accessed via elevator but apartment is not wholly accessible for mobility reduced persons however it is included on this list as it is great for families. More information, photos and to book direct via http://www.white-horse-holiday-rentals.com/vuedujardin.htm

LE ROURET

Villa Mimosa, a six-bedroom Provençal villa with stunning views of the mountains and distant coastlines of Antibes and Cannes. Facilities include swimming pool with loungers, outdoor terraces for entertaining, and walking distance to the local village and amenities.  Suitable for families (kids room with triple bunk beds, extensive film and book libraries and outdoor entertainment including swimming pool, table tennis and pétanque). Accessibility for persons with restricted mobility. For photos and availability and to book direct, go to their link via http://www.holidaylettings.co.uk/rentals/valbonne/78603#reviews

PEYMEINADE

Bastide des Jaisous, a bed-and-breakfast gite has an accessible apartment called ‘Les Glycines’ that is adapted to guests with reduced mobility including roll-in shower and shower seat, large door, ramp and outdoor terrace area.  Other non-accessible rooms available also.  More information and bookings via http://www.hotegenty.com/en/index.htm

ROQUEBRUNE CAP MARTIN

Hotel Victoria, 7 Promenade du Cap, 06190 Roquebrune Cap Martin (Telephone: +33 4 93 35 65 90). Located overlooking the sea on the bay of Cap Martin, this hotel conforms to current disabled regulations.  A reserved carparking space is at the hotel entrance, with an access ramp into the hotel.  Ground floor facilities are all accessible to wheelchair users, and access to the rooms is via an elevator. The hotel has 2 adapted rooms – one a Seaview room; the other a Mountain View room and they are equipped with easy-access showers and have appropriate bars and fold-down seating.  For reservations, email info@hotel-victoria.fr or visit their website for further information on rates and rooms www.hotel-victoria.fr

SAINT LAURENT DU VAR

One-bedroom apartment set in quiet residential area with original features including wood beams and stone walls. Fully-equipped kitchen, Wifi internet, private garden complete with barbecue and loungers, good transport links for buses and trains and an excellent option for accommodation close to Nice Airport but not directly next to it. Baby cot and high chair available to hire.  For photos and to book direct, go to their link at http://www.ownersdirect.co.uk/france/fr19841.htm

VILLEFRANCHE-SUR-MER

Welcome Hotel, 3 quai Amiral Courbet, Villefranche sur Mer (Telephone: +33 4 93 76 27 62).  Non-smoking rooms each with balcony. They have 2 rooms reserved for disabled travelers (one a Superior, the other a Comfort) that are adapted with larger doors, seat for the bath tub, handles and booster for toilet.  These rooms are accessed via the square adjoining the hotel.  Reservations via email resa@welcomehotel.com or visit their website for photos and more information www.welcomehotel.com

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