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Rooms and Suites at Hotel Belles Rives

From 800 USD
Superior Cap Room

Superior Cap Room ( 258ft2 - 280ft2 )

With views over the gardens of the Cap d’Antibes, each with a balcony, the Superior Cape Rooms offer an excellent balance between an Art Deco and Bell...

From 874 USD
Deluxe Room Sea View

Deluxe Room Sea View ( 301ft2 - 323ft2 )

Luxury room with spectacular sea view & a step-out balcony, all with double or two twins beds, traditional art deco. Room also features flat screen TV...

From 981 USD
Panoramic Sea View Room

Panoramic Sea View Room ( 258ft2 - 280ft2 )

Luxury room with spectacular sea view, a bow window & a step-out balcony, all with double or two twins beds, traditional art deco. Room also features...

From 1,040 USD
Superior Room Sea View

Superior Room Sea View ( 237ft2 - 258ft2 )

Luxury room with lateral sea view & a step-out balcony, all with double or two twins beds, traditional art deco. Room also features flat screen TV, mi...

From 3,412 USD
Sea View Suite

Sea View Suite ( 646ft2 )

With a living space of at least 60-65 sqm and a large living room. The Suites offer a blend of generous spaces with discreet luxury and refinement. Th...

Hotel Belles Rives

The Hotel Belles Rives is a French beauty that offers luxurious accommodation and scenic sea views. It used to be a serene villa known as the Villa St. Louis and holds memories of F. Scott Fitzgerald and his family. It offers luxury suites and rooms, water sports, and cuisines. Some beaches also provide out-of-the-world views of the Mediterranean Sea.


The Hôtel Belles Rives is in Cap d'Antibes in the Juan Les Pins town, 223 km from Nice and 10km from Cannes, in France. Offering views of the Mediterranean Sea, it sits on the waterfront of the scenic French Riviera.

The Boutique hotel has Belle Époque roots. You will find mosaic floors, stained glass windows, and hand-blown glass from Biot-based artists at the hotel. You will also find wall frescoes that Leger and Picasso have inspired.


The hotel used to be a rented seaside house known as the Villa St. Louis, where F. Scott Fitzgerald lived with his wife and daughter and wrote his masterpiece "Tender is the night". The house was converted into a hotel in 1929 after the family left it in 1927. Entering the hotel, you might remember the roaring twenties phase when F. Scott Fitzgerald and his wife met and fell in love.

Rooms and Suites

The hotel offers 43 guest rooms and suites. The Superior Cap rooms offer unique décor and high-level comfort. In addition, these rooms come with a balcony to give you a closer look at the stunning outside views.

The Superior Sea View Rooms offer a great summer resort experience, with sea-facing views. These rooms also come with a balcony to get a closer look at the stunning outside scenery.

Then there is the Deluxe Sea View Rooms. These are highly spacious and offer great outside views from the balcony. If needed, guests can connect two rooms for a great family stay.

The Panorama Sea View Rooms come with a sea view and a balcony. They are spacious, comfortable and offer unmatched luxury. Moreover, the Sea View Suite embodies art deco design. These suites offer two bedrooms and two distinct areas. They also provide unique views which are heavenly.

The Cottages are ideal for extended stays and family groups. This pied-à-Terre comes with a shaded waterfront terrace offering a spectacular sea view. Furthermore, the Family Room with Cap View Suite is suitable for significant family events. The suite comes with a dedicated place for parents. Plus, it has a balcony, two windows, and a salon separated from the bedroom.

Restaurant and Bar

The hotel has 2 bars and 22 restaurants focusing on local and international cuisines to satisfy your taste buds.

The restaurant La Passagère is a Michelin star restaurant designed by Olivier Antoine, who has mixed contemporary style with art deco. Aurélien Véquaud is the proud chef of the hotel, who loves to honor Mediterranean delights.

The restaurant includes the "pearl in blown sugar shell" desert, the signature dish by the famous Chef Steve Moracchini. Moreover, Belles Rives Beach is located at the edge of the Mediterranean. The place offers pastries, Provencal delights, and a chilled glass of rosé. Ideal for summers, the area is a serene venue for relaxation and joy.

The Piano Bar Fitzgerald is an iconic place with authentic parquet flooring, master paintings, panoramic views, and club chairs. It is a living room that serves as an all-day eatery. Furthermore, the Belles Rives Beach Bar offers peaceful water views, frozen tea, and cocktails. It is a place to calm the soul.

Beauty and Fitness

Hotel Belles Rives offers a unique set of services for its special guests. For example, a yoga session may be a great solution if you seek spiritual healing. The yoga sessions take place at the Belles Rives Pontoon. Moreover, with views of the Mediterranean and the calming sound of water, the yoga here experience is unlike anywhere else.

If you are looking for a beauty session to rejuvenate yourself, then the Valmont Beauty Corner is the right place for you. You can also exercise in groups or individually at the fitness center. Plus, there is the option to get a coach for expert training and assistance.

Water Skiing

If you are looking for adventure, water sport is a great idea. Juan Les Pins town is the place where water skiing was born. The first water ski club was founded here in 1923. You can enjoy the sport at the hotel and indulge in the water skiing culture that the town is famous for.


Whether a business event or a wedding, Hotel Belles Rives is an excellent place for both. The hotel can cater to 600 guests. Plus, you can rest assured the guests will be pleased with a range of cuisines.

Additionally, organize a party or beachside wedding with sea views, making the event memorable and serene. Besides, serve fresh seafood or fish to your guests with all ingredients fresh and crafted by expert chefs. There is also space to hold meetings and conferences.

For weddings, consider the golden room. This is called the La Passagère, featuring a balcony that offers sea views. You can also book a private beach if you want an intimate event. Alternatively, if you wish for a grand but fun wedding, the beach can hold 600 guests without compromising the services.


The Hotel Belles Rives is a place that symbolizes luxury and rich culture. The hotel has something special for every visitor, from the water ski club to beauty treatments to yoga. Plus, the hotel is 2 min away from the beach so you can enjoy the sun with a drink of your choice.

About food, Hotel Belles Rives offers refreshing cocktails at the beach and fine dining at the Michelin star restaurant La Passagère. Accommodation is also unique, with suites providing stunning décor to rooms providing a unique style and balcony view. This place is genuinely remarkable. Moreover, if you are looking for a sea view hotel for a family trip or a peaceful place for a business event, Hotel Belles Rives is an excellent option. Even for weddings and small family events, you can choose from a range of banquets.

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Why we love this hotel

  • The Hotel Belles Rives stands on the water's edge in an Art Deco style, bringing out the sweet frenzy of the Roaring Twenties.

  • The beach restaurant is like feet in the water...this is how you will have lunch on the shores of the Mediterranean, with Provençal flavours.

  • The dessert creations of the Pastry Chef, Steve Moracchini (elected Pastry Chef of the year by Gault & Millau) stand out as simply irresistible.

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Good to know about Hotel Belles Rives

The best time to come to Antibes and the Belles Rives are from May to October
The hotel close during the winter but is open from March until beginning of January
The closest airport is Nice Airport (NCE) and it is around a 30 minutes drive away.
The hotel transfer from/to the airport costs 80 Euro.
Small pets are accepted, however need to be reconfirmed in advance
Children are free until 12 years - for older children, a 90 Euro fee is charged per night.
In total the hotel features 3 restaurant
La Passagere is the fine dining restaurant and has 1 Michelin star.
Bar Fitzgerald is the place for a light meal or a drink
Beach Restaurant is a casual restaurant directly on the water and perfect for a nice lunch
Breakfast is available from 7 am until 10:30 am
Normally the breakfast costs 32 Euro per person
The beach bar opens at 11 am until sunset
Yes, room service is available 24 hours

The beach of Belles Rives is a private beach

The best months to enjoy the beach are from May to October
Yes, handicapped-accessible rooms are available at the hotel
Yes, connecting rooms are available for families
There is a fitness room at the sister property Juana which is 4 minutes walk away from the hotel. The fitness is open from 7 am until 10 pm.
Yes, the hotel has a small Spa where all services are available.
Yes, each room is equipped with a coffee machine
Belles Rives was the place where waterski was invented in 1932. Still today guests can waterski directly from the hotel pier.
Waterski is available from April to October from 10 am until 7 pm.

Sunbeds and umbrellas cost around 70 Euros per couple per day but are free of charge for PrivateUpgrades members.

Yes, charging stations are available and charging is free for hotel guests

The information provided is circumstantial - and is not indefinite in accuracy. Changes may have occurred.

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