St Jean Cap Ferrat is a uniquely beautiful peninsula, where the coast curves out into the Mediterranean. Conveniently located between Nice and Monaco, St Jean Cap Ferrat is one of the French Riviera’s most exclusive resorts and boasts some of the world’s most expensive real estate for sale. The Cap is home to over 500 luxury villas, most of which are afforded the utmost in privacy and tranquillity and are protected by tall palm trees, abundant flowers and lush greenery. Some villas for sale in St Jean Cap Ferrat have the added advantage of having private access to one of the local beaches.
Luxury villas for sale in St Jean Cap Ferrat, offer buyers the chance to become a part of this very exclusive community, and to experience the endless natural beauty of the peninsula.
Royalty and celebrities have appreciated St Jean Cap Ferrat for centuries. Famous visitors and home owners include Winston Churchill, Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt. Co-founder of Microsoft Paul Allen and composer Andrew Lloyd-Webber both chose to invest in property on St Jean Cap Ferrat.
St Jean Cap Ferrat has relatively little commercial activity and therefore remains quieter than some other resorts throughout the busy summer months. Around the Port, however, there are restaurants and some small shops. The Grand Hotel du Cap Ferrat is a luxurious retreat that sits proudly on the sea front and offers guests splendid sea views.
The tour of the Cap makes an ideal afternoon stroll. A walk which meanders around the main pathways of St Jean Cap Ferrat provides picturesque scenery, without being too taxing. Take a dip in the balmy Mediterranean Sea at one of St Jean’s sandy beaches. Choose from several coves and beaches scattered around the Cap; La Plage des Fosses, La Plage des Fossettes and La Plage Cros dei Pin. For those who prefer to relax in the comfort of a private beach, try Paloma Beach or Plage de Passable.