Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Cannes

The area's temples and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Cannes. Travelers to this romantic city praise the beaches, cafés and shopping. Palace of Festivals and Congress Hall and La Croisette are just a couple of the must-sees. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Cannes

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Cannes a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Marineland Antibes (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Cannes-Mougins Golf Club (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Royal Mougins Golf Club (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Cannes-Mandelieu Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Riviera Golf Club (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Nautipolis Aquatic Complex (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Cannes

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 81°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Cannes

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Cannes. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Juan-les-Pins Beach (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Castle Park (16.4 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Mace Beach (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Gazagnaire Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Midi Beach (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Eco'parc Mougins (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)

Traveling to and around Cannes

The nearest airport is in Nice (NCE-Cote d'Azur), located 12.5 mi (20.2 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Cannes Station, Cannes-la-Bocca Station and Le Bosquet Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay around Cannes?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 9,577 holiday lettings near Cannes. From 1,304 Villas to 6,178 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cannes is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Cannes?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Cannes:

  • Cannes City Centre: 1,706 holiday homes
  • Californie Pézou: 3,378 holiday homes
  • La Bocca: 1,791 holiday homes
  • Pointe Croisette: 2,260 holiday homes
  • Prado République: 3,733 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cannes? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Cannes. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cannes City Hall: 15,699 holiday lettings
  • Fun City: 16,187 holiday lettings
  • Forville Provencal Food Market: 16,176 holiday lettings
  • Cannes Station: 16,116 holiday lettings
  • Palace of Festivals and Conferences: 15,633 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cannes listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Cannes?

Yes, of course. offers 1,304 Villas in Cannes. Our other popular types of Cannes holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 6,178 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 1,279 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 6,584 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cannes?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4,051 holiday homes with pool available in Cannes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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