Antibes is a highly sought-after area for France, partly thanks to its deep appreciation for history, culture, music and art. Here we look at 10 of the best places to buy property in Antibes…
Antibes a gorgeous city for people who prefer to walk, you can see some of the best views from Old Downtown. Due to the flat nature of the surrounding landscape, the area is also ideal for biking, with bike lanes leading from Antibes to Villeneuve-Loubet.
Port Vauban is perfect for viewing some of the world’s finest superyachts and The Cap is especially romantic at night. Located close to the harbour is the Marché Provencal covered market, offering fresh fish, meat, cheese and produce most mornings. Scenic restaurants serve traditional French cuisine and modern local specials, with many dishes featuring fresh seafood and produce from Provence.
Antibes has excellent scuba diving year-round, with the best season for divers being from May to October. Just five minutes from Antibes is Cap d’Antibes, which is known for its beaches, year-round events and exclusivity. If you’re in the market for buying French property, then consider these premier properties in Antibes.
1. Cap d’Antibes villa with panoramic views
Located on the west side of Cap d’Antibes, two minutes from the sea, this private villa has electric gates and plenty of parking. A spacious entrance hall gives way to a wide open living area. First-floor terraces offer panoramic views of The Cap. There are six double bedrooms, three of which have ensuite bathrooms. Upstairs houses a second lounge area and kitchenette. The grounds include a caretaker’s apartment and a swimming pool.
2. Renovatation near to Antibes and Cannes
Fully renovated in 2011, this gated property includes a heated saltwater pool and a palm tree garden with automatic watering. The home has a gorgeous view of the sea and is close to the town centres of both Antibes and Cannes. The garage and additional parking areas can house eight or more vehicles. There’s also a caretaker’s home on the property and an outdoor garden shed for storage.
3. Cap D’Antibes with beautiful Mediterranean Sea Views
Quiet and peaceful, this property has beautiful views of the Mediterranean Sea, the Cap d’Antibes and the French Alps. The spacious reception area has access to the terrace and the master suite has its own private terrace. There are five bedrooms and five bathrooms, underfloor heating, a swimming pool and landscaped park in the grounds.
4. Modern house in tranquil area of Cap d’Antibes
Located on the west side of the Cap d’Antibes in a tranquil area, this modern, five-bedroom Provencal home has been recently renovated. Enjoy open sea views, landscaped grounds and a swimming pool.
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5. Property with spectacular views of Old Antibes
Set on the water in Old Antibes, this property boasts spectacular views from every room, a rooftop terrace and double indoor parking.
6. Luxury three bedroom penthouse with sea view
Small and luxurious, each of the three bedrooms of this penthouse has a sea view. There’s also a rooftop garden, heated swimming pool, terrace and three underground parking spaces. Drive just five minutes to reach the beach and the centre of town.
7. Single-story villa near to Biot Gold Club
Close to the sea and the Biot Golf Club, this single-story villa is nestled in a calm, low-key area. The bright, airy living room has a fireplace and the home is surrounded by 1,500 square metres of landscaped grounds. The property includes a swimming pool, terrace, garage and carport. There’s plenty of parking and room for an extension.
8. Five bedroom waterfront property near Antibes and Juan-les-Pins
This waterfront property has five bedrooms and a sea view, plus a private garden and terraces. Perfect for the homeowner who is excited about renovating, this Provencal-style villa has an open fireplace, electric window shades, a barbecue and air conditioning. Located just a few minutes from the beach, the home is near the centre of both Antibes and Juan-les-Pins.
9. Charming four-bedroom villa near Sophia Antipolis
With close proximity to Cannes, a serene pool area and a triple garage, this charming four-bedroom villa is in a quiet, residential neighbourhood near Sophia Antipolis. The home includes a study with a fireplace, a fully-equipped kitchen complete with a bread oven, and a master bedroom with a dressing room.
10. Property for those who want to create their dream home
Another great project for those who are excited to renovate, this four-bedroom, two-level villa already has a contract for renovation and a granted permit. This is the ideal property for those who want to create their dream home.
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