5 of the Best Luxury Places to Live by the Sea in the South of France

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Best luxury places to live by the sea – France

When you think of the good life, the South of France likely pops into your head. You can find anything and everything here, from Michelin-starred restaurants, decadent bakeries and premiere shopping to superyachts, world-renowned events and the most exciting nightlife you’ll ever experience. If you’re looking for a full-time home or a holiday property by the sea in the South of France, consider these five luxury homes.

Four-bedroom villa in Antibes

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This four-bedroom villa in Antibes is perfect if you want to feel like you’re on holiday every day of the year. The exterior is beautiful, with covered areas for lounging and dining, as well as a large pool and a picturesque fountain. Inside, the master bedroom, located on the ground floor, has its own bathroom and shower suite, plus an adjoining office. Upstairs, there are three additional bedrooms, each with a bathroom or shower. The property also has an independent apartment that’s perfect for guests.

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Modern and sleek penthouse apartment in Cannes

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Modern and sleek, this is exactly the type of penthouse apartment you’d expect to find in Cannes. Once belonging to fashion designer Francesco Smalto, contrasting neutrals create a contemporary space, and floor-to-ceiling windows offer stunning, panoramic views of the Mediterranean. Three bedrooms have their own bathrooms and dressing rooms, and there’s also an independent studio. There’s tons of terrace space on the rooftop, which includes a summer kitchen and jacuzzi. The apartment complex also has golf practice, a pool and tennis, and it’s guarded around-the-clock.

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Stunning house with sea views in Le Golfe Juan

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With seven bedrooms and the pool area you’ve longed for, this seven-bedroom house in Golfe-Juan was renovated in 2008 and beautifully combines contemporary and traditional style. Sea-facing and with a 180-degree view from Monaco to Cannes, each level of the home can be accessed by elevator, and there’s a separate caretaker’s apartment with additional living space. In the main house, an elegant living area on the main floor opens onto a terrace with a jacuzzi and infinity pool. Take in views of the sea from the dining area, which also has a bar, fireplace and wine cellar.

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Waterfront House in Saint Tropez

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The outdoor areas of this waterfront home are so extensive and welcoming that you’ll want to spend more time there than inside – though the interior of the home is charming and inviting, too. There’s a sprawling pool and pool house area with the beach and sea as its backdrop, plus a partially-covered bar and billiards room. The property comes with direct access to Plage des Canoubiers, and you’ll be surrounded by oversized palm trees and casual walkways. This Saint-Tropez home has a total of five bedrooms, and the dining and lounge area has large, sliding windows that open directly onto the terrace.

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Two-bedroom luxury apartment in Villefranche-sur-Mer

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When you live in this two-bedroom luxury apartment in Villefranche-sur-Mer, you’ll be just a walk away from amenities and the beach. The sunny terrace has views of the harbor, Cap Ferrat and the nearby city centre. Set on a high floor, the home has a living room, dining room, open-plan kitchen, two shower rooms and a cellar. Bordered by Monaco and Nice, Villefranche-sur-Mer is considered one of the most endearing villages on the French Riviera – an authentic fishing village with a hometown feel.

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HOMEHUNTS property agents are able to select beautiful, luxury property in the south of France based on your specific search criteria. Browse our selection of luxury homes or call us and speak directly to one of our property consultants by calling +33 (0)970 44 66 43.

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