The Gem Between Nice and Monaco
BEST TIME TO VISIT
The moderate temperatures, never too far above 30°C, allow summers in St. Jean Cap Ferrat to revolve around long lunches, cocktails delivered to sunbeds, beach bars, restaurants and outdoor parties all day and night.
Activities & Experiences
St. Jean Cap Ferrat is an ancient seaside village that has been attracting international celebrities and politicians since the 1950s. Known for its decadence, the luxurious lifestyle of St. Jean Cap Ferrat is not considered extravagant.
Where to Party
Paloma Beach is a relaxed beach club favoured by residents and guests alike. From your vantage point on the beach, you look out to the crystal clear waters on Cap Ferrat, mountains along the peninsular and some of the most expensive real estate in the world. You can also expect to find the superyachts of the world anchored here, their residents stepping into Paloma Beach for some onshore fun.
Restaurant and beach bar, African Queen, throws a party like no other, invoking a carnivalesque ambience that sets the tone as the day turns to night and the fiesta begins. Not only is African Queen a highlight destination where you can anchor just outside from your boat charter of St. Jean Cap Ferrat but renowned gastronome Gilbert Vissian crafts its food.
What to See
Walk around the sprawling grounds of Museum Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild, a stately mansion with a pink facade, rich interior adorned with priceless artworks and nine aromatic gardens featuring waterfalls, columns and ponds. All with a spectacular view out to the bay.
Villefranche sur Mer is a quaint medieval village where colourful pastel houses welcome you as you sail from your luxury yacht charter to St. Jean Cap Ferrat. Marvel at the superyachts anchored in the marina and stop by one of the many sea-facing restaurants to watch the world go by.
It is not glitzy like St. Tropez. It is simply the standard, “Riviera chic”, if you will. High-class travellers seeking first-class fun are in good company on a private yacht charter in St. Jean Cap Ferrat.
Where to Dine
La Réserve de Beaulieu – La Réserve de Beaulieu is a fine dining experience set within a grand estate in Beaulieu sur Mer. Perched regally atop a terrace overlooking the hotel’s magnificent swimming pool, diners enjoy perfectly scrumptious Mediterranean cuisine in a setting suited to royalty.
Chevre d’O – Chevre d’Or is a two-star Michelin star restaurant, located in a hotel of the same name: La Chèvre d’Or. Located in the medieval city of Èze, Chevre d’Or sits within a medieval castle that was rebuilt in the 1920s. From the restaurant, terrace, garden, or bar is an awe-inspiring view out to the azure waters of the Mediterranean.
Boulangerie Pâtisserie Vermeulen – When on an indulgent charter of St. Jean Cap Ferrat, one must partake in a little sweetness. For the best pastries in St. Jean Cap Ferrat, you want to go to Boulangerie Pâtisserie Vermeulen.
What to Do
Grand Hotel Du Cap
Owned by the Four Seasons, the Grand Hotel Du Cap Ferrat is an institution on this peninsular, offering world-class dining and indulgences. Spend a day at their spa melting under expert hands, offering a range of massages or skincare programs personalised exclusively to you. Swim in the lap pool, detox and be pampered.
Along the peninsula of Cap Ferrat are 14 kilometres of winding pathways, presenting a stunning view of the Mediterannean and idyllic flora ever-changing with the season. Within these pathways are three different trails of varying lengths.
The longest takes around two hours, ideal for those eager to get active, as there are some stairs and hilly portions. The other two paths provide the perfect stroll, taking in the beaches on relatively flat paths, ranging from 35 to 95 minutes, depending on the path
What To Expect When Booking A Yacht Charter In St. Jean Cap Ferrat With Ahoy Club
Book your yacht charter of St. Jean Cap Ferrat with Ahoy Club’s number one yacht chartering platform and expert hands-on staff.
Selecting your yacht is made simple with our innovative experience builder, guiding you through your ultimate desires to narrow down the boat that’s just right for you. Bookings are made with just a click, and a personal Customer Experience Manager is allocated to you and your group to finesse the finer details. Where to go, what to see and where to be seen can all be advised by your Customer Experience Manager to ensure your getaway is an adventure to forever be remembered.