Villa du Parc - your Chateau away from home in Cannes

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This photo shows the setting of the Chateau Villa du Parc. This photo is taken from the magnificent Villa Vallombrosa. To the left you see part of the great Parc of Vallombrosa, - all enclosed and private. Villa du Parc layes s situated in the Parc like a fairy tale castle. Bright and shining after the latest renovations. Villa du Parc has full privacy as it is not possible to look into the property from outside Parc. Behind Villa du Parc you will see Villa Rothschild which belonged to the Rothschild family and today is a modern Library. In the distance you can see the Esterel mountains which start at Mandelieu and continues into the Var.


This overview shows Villa du Parc in the center with Villa Vallombrosa to the right and Villa Rothschild to the left. In the front you can see Villa Victoria. When preparing to build Villa Victoria in the 1880 they discovered hundreds of skeletons in the sand. Napoleon had his army based here before the Battle of Marengo in Italy on 14 June 1800. His troops were struck by a fever when in Cannes and many died. They were buried in the sand on the beach as the battle approached. During the battle at Marengo 12 500 men were killed.


The outside of the Chateau has been renovated and the new two tone paint enhances the beautiful features of the building. The inside of the Chateau has marble or parquet on the floors. All bathrooms are up to modern standard. Reverse aircondition have been installed in all bedrooms.


The Library has been renovated with same type marble as originally in the Chateau. There are about 500 books for your pleasure. Most of them are in English, but you will find Russian, German, French, Norwegian, etc. Wifi including about 1-200 TV channels are available in this room. On the outside there is a nice terrace overlooking the pool and the BBQ area. The paintings on the wall are old Noble men and Chamberlains from Norway and Sweden.



The living room with a grand Italian leather sitting group. Nice for a get together. The renovated marble floors enhances this part of the Chateau. The doors at the other side of the room leads to the apartment below and the Library straight ahead.


Dining outside is a pleasure. The stone top table provides a perfect setting under the grapes and the vines.


A glass of champagne is perfect for any occasion.



The indoor dining room is the perfect setting for a nice meal in a more formal setting. Direct access to the large kitchen. When needed the table can be moved and the room organized as a cinema using the wall to display the output of a video projector.


Picture taken from the kitchen door entrance towards the Tower of the Chateau.


The Courtyard with Villa Vallombrosa in the background.


Composite photo of the view from the terrace of the bedroom.



If you have Quicktime installed on your PC then click on the small photo below and you will be able to see the outside of the Chateau in 360 degree view!



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This is the lower floor plan. The self contained apartment contains three beds, bathroom and a small kitchenette. A separate entrance can be used if needed. The apartment is ideal for kids, nannies, servants, etc.


There are three single beds in the apartment. They can be made into a double and a single or a huge triple for your convenience.


Photo taken across the room towards the bathroom to the left and the separate access to the right.



At the outside you will meet this friendly face made immortal a long time ago.



Main floor of Villa du Parc in Cannes



This is the main floor plan. The main entrance has stairs to the next floor. To the left is the living room and the library. To the right is the dining room and the kitchen.

The kitchen is large with a lot of storage space. Have in the passed handled parties up to 250 people.

Preparing for a nice lunch!



To the left of the photo below you see the direct door to the courtyard making it ideal for the long lunches, receptions or long summer nights parties. Dishwasher is of course installed.





Cooking is by gas stove. Two electric ovens are available.



Washing machine, clothes dryer, coffee machine, etc are available in the kitchen.



Tableware for 24 people is available. White French porcelain is the main tableware. Glasses in all sorts are included.



The large dining room is now decorated in beautiful colors blending nicely in with the furniture and the beautiful old lead glass windows.

The large solid wood dining table can easily seat 14 people. Additional chairs are available.

The indoor dining room is the perfect setting for a nice meal in a more formal setting. Direct access to the large kitchen. When needed the table can be moved and the room organized as a cinema using the wall to display the output of a video projector.


Entrance hall:

A composite photo of the hall of the Chateau. The main entrance is to the right. The open door further up is leading into the dining room and the kitchen. The stairs to the floors above is clearly seen. The toilet at the entrance is located under the stairs.


Another composite photo of the hall of the Chateau. The marble stairs to the floors above are clearly seen. Through the open doors in the far end of the hall one can look into the large living room. The doors are old wooden double doors with a lovely color.



The living room with a grand Italian leather sitting group. Nice for a get together. The renovated marble floors enhances this part of the Chateau. The doors at the other side of the room leads to the apartment below and the Library straight ahead.



The living room from the Library door showing the room with the entrance to the hall on the other side.



Furniture detail from the living room.



The library with books, DVDs, CDs, internet connection, TV, stereo, etc. The two seater in this room can easily be converted to a comfortable double bed when needed.

The Library has been renovated with same type marble as originally in the Chateau. There are about 500 books for your pleasure. Most of them are in English, but you will find Russian, German, French, Norwegian, etc. Wifi for internet connection and it also includes about 1-200 TV channels that are available in this room. On the outside there is a nice terrace overlooking the pool and the BBQ area. The paintings on the wall are old Noble men and Chamberlains from Norway and Sweden.





Please e-mail us at mail@villaduparc.info