Villefranche-sur-mer lies between Nice and Monaco on the Cote d’Azur. Tucked away in the shadows of its famous neighbors, this is the glittering and mysterious Cinderella of the French Riviera. Hidden in a cloak of natural beauty lie the reticent villas of European aristocracy. The port is regarded as one the most picturesque on the Mediterranean with colorful fishing boats and leisure yachts. Stroll the unassuming fishing wharves bordered by terraced restaurants and soak in the magic of the Cote d’Azur. The timeless citadel old town and the gently curving coastline will imprint themselves in your memory, vividly.
Close to Villefranche-sur-mer is the slender peninsula of Cap Ferat. This laid-back town exudes a renounced ‘away-from-it-all’ ambience that belies reality, this is the home of bespoke living. Like the Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild. This impressive masterpiece of architecture was the residence of the Baroness Rothschild and intended to showcase her vast collection of more than 5000 works of art – furniture, lamps, oil paintings, tapestries and porcelains from the 14th to 19th centuries. Even more impressive are the 9 stunning gardens on the outside with unique themes – Spanish, Florentine, Japanese and Lapidary to name a few, with plants directly sourced from these exotic lands.
Sitting on the very edge of the water in Beaulieu-sur-Mer and with magnificent vistas of Cap Ferat, is Villa Kerylos. A palace inspired by the noble houses of 2nd century Devos, a Greek island. Replicated to its finest detail with central courtyard, refined décor and monolithic columns in white Carrara marble. Even the surrounding garden is a pure touch of Greece. Olive trees and vines, pomegranate trees, acanthus, rosebay, iris, cypresses, palms and papyrus, recreate the Grecian legend under Cote d’Azur skies.
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The average cost of hiring a boat in Villefranche-sur-Mer is around £380 per day. Various factors can influence the cost of a boat charter, such as the season, the year the boat was built, and the equipment. The prices can vary between £50 and £5,250 per day.
The price of a skipper varies depending on the destination and the owner of the boat. In Villefranche-sur-Mer, you can expect to pay an average of £100 per day for a skipper.
Boats in Villefranche-sur-Mer have an average of 2 cabins. If you travel with a large group, you can book boats with up to 4 cabins.
The maximum capacity for boats in Villefranche-sur-Mer is 15 persons. Note that if you hire a boat with skipper, they also count to the number of people.
In Villefranche-sur-Mer you can hire for example a Motorboat, Sailboat or even a RIB.
In Villefranche-sur-Mer, privately owned boats are available for hire. See other boats in the area.