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Best known for its yearly, International Film Festival, Cannes is a beautiful resort town nestled on the sunny, warm climes of the French Riviera.
But with such prestigious events and such a prestigious location on the Mediterranean, the best hotels in Cannes don’t come cheap. Luckily though, we put our travel writers to the test and asked them to compile their favourite hotels in Cannes, so you can be totally confident that you’re spending your money wisely!
From classic luxury hotels with Mediterranean views to rustic, backstreet boutique accommodation, we’ve got you covered in our ultimate guide to the best hotels in Cannes!
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At A Glance: Best Hotels in CANNES
|BEST HOTELS IN CANNES|
|Hotel Barriere Le Majestic Cannes||Book on Booking.com →|
|Ibis Cannes Mandelieu||Book on Booking.com →|
|JW Marriott Cannes||Book on Booking.com →|
|Hotel Barriere Le Gray D’albion||Book on Booking.com →|
|Cannes Villa St Barth||Book on Booking.com →|
|Ibis Budget Cannes Centre Ville||Book on Booking.com →|
|Hotel Martinez||Book on Booking.com →|
|Intercontinental Carlton Cannes||Book on Booking.com →|
|Five Seas Hotel Cannes||Book on Booking.com →|
|Radisson Blu 1835 Hotel and Thalasso||Book on Booking.com →|
The best overall hotel in Cannes is the Hotel Barriere Le Majestic. This unbeatable hotel is a classic place to stay in Cannes, and you’ll feel the luxury and the film star atmosphere as you walk through the grand entranceway!
The hotel features an outdoor pool, a legendary bar on its terrace and plenty of fitness and spa facilities. The dining is superb and best of all, there’s access to a private beachfront overlooking the beautiful, sunny climes of the French Riviera.
If you have an early flight then look no further than the Ibis Cannes Mandelieu, the best hotel in Cannes near the airport.
Located in the Mandelieu area, you’re just a short drive away from the international airport and away from the bustle of Cannes city centre!
If you’re looking for luxury in the heart of downtown, then book your stay in Cannes at the JW Marriott.
The iconic brand can do no wrong, and in Cannes, they pull out all the luxurious offerings. You’re conveniently located just a short walk from the beach, while Cannes Railway Station is just as close.
With access to a private beach, and with plenty of activities and services lined up for the children, the Hotel Barriere Le Gray D’albion is the perfect choice for families.
This might be the best hotel in Cannes for families, but with a bar and terrace, there’s also plenty of space for the adults to escape to.
The best pet-friendly hotel in Cannes is the Cannes Villa St Barth. This four-star hotel offers plenty of outdoor space for walking pets, while you’re never too far from the promenades where you can walk at your leisure.
Enjoy the outdoor pool, the rooftop terrace and many more amenities too.
If you’re after the best cheap hotel in Cannes, then take a look at the Ibis Budget Cannes Centre Ville!
This excellent chain hotel is minimalist, yet offers spacious and modern rooms for a great price in the centre of Cannes.
Cannes is the heart of the French Riviera, and there’s no better way to spend your day than relaxing on the beach!
The best hotel in Cannes near the beach is the Hotel Martinez, a hotel often frequented by movie stars during the iconic film festival.
One of the most iconic hotels in Cannes is the Intercontinental Carlton!
This glamorous hotel has everything, but best of all is the location. Found along the famed Promenade de la Croisette, you’re in the centre of Cannes and just a short walk away from the famous Carlton Beach.
The Five Seas Hotel Cannes is a wonderful, boutique option to book into when you’re staying in Cannes!
With great amenities, you’re just a short walk from the famed Palais des Festivals et des Congres, perfect if you’re here during the Cannes Film Festival!
With outstanding views over the Old Port in Cannes from the hotel balconies or the bar, the Radisson Blu 1835 Hotel and Thalasso is a top choice!
With an outstanding spa and wellness centre to go with the location, there’s little not to love about this great hotel!
Cannes is brimming with unparalleled luxury and there are a huge number of accommodation options!
The best overall hotel in Cannes in our minds is the Hotel Barriere Le Majestic Cannes.
But there are so many more to pick, so let us know in the comments below which hotel in Cannes is your personal favourite!
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Born in Los Angeles, Aaron Hovanesian is one of the original staff writers for Hotel Jules. Having backpacked the world as a young man, Aaron now prefers to travel the world in luxury, proudly staying in the world's most amazing hotels and properties.When Aaron is not traveling he lives in Western Colorado he can be found brewing his own beer (probably an IPA) or spending time with his two amazing golden retrievers.