Vielle ville de Villefranche-sur-mer
The city of Villefranche-sur-mer, adjacent to Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, now offers a new digital experience to visitors.
Equipped with tablets provided by the Tourism Office, visitors enjoy a new type of guided tours, with additional digital contents as videos, photos, and texts.
Two themes are now available :
- “Villefranche-sur-mer In the footsteps of Jean Cocteau Jean Cocteau”
-”Villefranche, city of Cinema” : Watch on your tablet the famous movie-scenes directly where thee shootings took place as James Bond “never and never again”. …Read more
if you cannot resist to a shopping spree during your Royal-Riviera week-end, don’t worry ! The famous French Department Store Galeries Lafayette is now open on Sundays !
Located Place Massena in the heart of Nice, the Galeries Lafayette welcomes you every Sunday from 11am to 8pm.
Top designers collections, jewelry, beauty, accessories, home design, take your time to explore the 4 floors of this shopping temple !
Our good tip : Until October 12th, take advantage of promotions over a large range of products during the “3J” days.
At only 20 minutes drive from the Royal-Riviera.
© Harcourt Studio Paris
At only 20 minutes drive from the Royal-Riviera hotel, don’t miss the unique occasion to bring back your own Harcourt portrait ! At the 2nd floor of the Metropole Shopping Center, a Hartcourt Studio photo booth is available to create a memorable souvenir in 10 seconds !
And if you need some inspiration to strike the pose, make your choice at the exhibition ”Portraits of Stars” ! The Hartcourt Studio presents more than forty celebrities portraits as Jean Dujardin, Sophie Marceau, Monica Bellucci, Jean Reno… Read more
Especially for our Royal-Riviera gourmet Guests, I have tested and approved a new restaurant in Nice: l’Uzine.
Located just behind the Port of Nice, 10mn from Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, this restaurant offers a young and dynamic atmosphere with live music and industrial design. L’Uzine serves a very tasty local cuisine : everything is fresh, homemade and the staff is very friendly !
Recently opened, this restaurant is already victim of its own success … reservations highly recommended !
Average ticket 30 €. Closed on Mondays.
18 rue François Guisol – 06300 Nice
Christophe, Chef Concierge
Heritage Days in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat
After a Sunday brunch at the Royal-Riviera, let’s take a walk on the Cap Ferrat to reach the Semaphore ! Ordered by Napoleon III and built in 1862, the semaphore exceptionally opens its doors to the public. Perched on the highest point of Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat (143 meters),
the 360 ° panoramic view is breathtaking! Do not forget your ID card required for the visit.
Open Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th from 9am to 12pm and from 2pm to 5pm.
Coming back from the Cape to the Royal-Riviera, stop off to enjoy a tea break at the Villa de Rothschild and take part in garden workshops especially organized for the Heritage Days. …Read more
Monaco Classic Week
Le Belem ©Jickye
From September 11 to 15, let’s start the tour in Monaco with the Classic Week. Held by the Yacht Club of Monaco, this unique biennal event combines tradition of Yachting & lifestyle on board, gathering classic sailing yachts, steam-yachts or motor-yachts of yesteryear.
Furthermore, the French three-mast “Le Belem“, … Read more