Editor: Jose Morales
Set amidst the iconic beauty and glamour of Cannes on the French Riviera, the Canopy by Hilton Cannes has officially opened its doors to the world, aiming to become the hotel of choice for visitors traveling to this world-class destination.
Set amidst the iconic beauty and glamour of Cannes on the French Riviera, the Canopy by Hilton Cannes has officially opened its doors to the world, aiming to become the hotel of choice for visitors traveling to this world-class destination. The boutique hotel is an excellent option for leisure travelers and for a younger generation of business travelers looking for a location that offers comfort, convenience, superb dining, and proximity to points of interest and adventure.
Distinguished Comforts and Amenities for Business and Leisure Travelers
Marking Hilton’s debut in the city, the Canopy by Hilton Cannes is the latest addition to the growing portfolio of Canopy by Hilton properties across France and Europe. The hotel is situated in Canne’s charming old town of Le Suquet, known for its winding cobblestone streets, open-air markets, and world-renowned restaurants. It is just a few steps away from Cannes’ Old Port, which offers breathtaking views of the Bay of Cannes, making this an unbeatable location and the perfect place to stay.
With interiors designed by the acclaimed contemporary Belgian designer living and working in Paris, Ramy Fischler, who is responsible for the architectural design of the Chanel fashion house’s fragrance and beauty, watches and fine jewelry strands, The Canopy by Hilton Cannes boasts 129 guest rooms, suites, and 12 apartments. Many offer stunning views of the old harbor, the Promenade de la Croisette, and the Lerins Islands. The hotel has worked with a group of well-known art experts and private collectors from all over the world to carefully select twelve gifted young artists to design unique artwork for each room. This has resulted in contemporary pieces that perfectly complement and enhance the refined comfort of Canopy by Hilton, including the brand’s signature canopy bed frame, exclusive bedding tailored specifically for Canopy by Hilton, and thoughtful luxuries like Canopy socks and Nespresso machines.
The hotel offers an array of amenities and services. Guests can enjoy access to a state-of-the-art fitness center, which opens daily, and to the hotel spa, which offers a selection of indulgent and revitalizing face and body treatments. The spa comprises five cabins, a hammam, a sauna, and a Japanese bath. The hotel also offers an indoor-outdoor heated swimming pool and jacuzzi overlooking the Mediterranean Sea from the hotel’s rooftop and access to partner beaches just a few steps away.
The Canopy by Hilton Cannes is perfect for business travelers and leisure guests alike. The hotel offers a range of fully-equipped, WiFi-enabled meeting and conference rooms. The experienced concierge team can help create bespoke events for any occasion, from smaller business gatherings to large banquet events. Besides on-site parking, the hotel also offers limo and town car service.
Canopy Central is the heart of the hotel on the main floor, offering a welcoming and comfortable atmosphere with abundant natural light perfect for work, relaxation, or contemplation. This space is designed to cater to the guests’ needs while blending seamlessly with the local neighborhood.
Dining Delights at the Canopy by Hilton Cannes
Canopy by Hilton Cannes boasts a range of dining options serving remarkable experimental and regional dishes to suit every taste, especially that of business travelers looking for a hotel that offers the comforts necessary to ensure a pleasant and successful trip.
Marea Rooftop Restaurant & Cocktail Bar
The hotel is home to the Marea Rooftop Restaurant & Cocktail Bar, inspired by the world of yachting, the tranquil beauty of the Lerins Islands, the soul of old Cannes, and the “Grande Bleue” Mediterranean Sea. From this breathtaking 360° panorama on the hotel’s top floor, guests can enjoy a selection of small dishes featuring ingredients meticulously sourced from local suppliers and bringing to life all the traditional flavors only found in Cote D’Azur. Hailing from California, the head chef of the Canopy by Hilton Cannes, Alexander Douglas Burger, has developed a menu full of memorable and adventurous culinary pleasures, including Marea’s “Daurade Tiradito” with a coconut milk green curry, cucumber and radish or the delicious “Marea Clambake” with clams, mussels, langoustines, lobster and shrimps. Stand-out cocktails include the “Marseille,” a concoction of Gin Acrobate, lemon juice, thyme syrup, aquafaba, and a spray of Pastis, and the “Saint Tropez,” Exquisito rum, passion fruit purée, cordial vanilla chai spices, lime juice, and clarified milk.
Café Crème Brunch Club: A California-Inspired Eatery
On the hotel’s first floor, you will find Cannes’ new Californian eatery, Café Crème, which celebrates the American West Coast. It is a perfect place to enjoy delicious food with your friends, family, colleagues, or even by yourself. The restaurant offers a wide range of options, including detox juices and locally roasted espressos. Stand-out offers include the French Avocado Toast and the Benedict Eggs. The cafe also partners with small producers, local artisans, and creative communities to provide a warm and friendly service.
Discover Cannes: The Jewel of the French Riviera
Known for its annual film festival, Cannes is more than just a city of glamorous stars. The city boasts a rich cultural heritage, stunning sandy beaches, exclusive boutiques, and magnificent restaurants. For those looking to explore Cannes, the Canopy concierge team is always available to help guests discover hidden gems and connect them with the best neighborhood experiences. From luxury yachting charters to helicopter tours over the French Riviera, guests can partake in many of the activities offered by this alluring region of France. Additionally, guests can explore the city like a local by using the complimentary Canopy Bikes the hotel provides.
The Canopy by Hilton Cannes offers a unique hospitality experience that promises to exceed expectations. The hotel is designed to be a home away from home, with its inviting ambiance and contemporary décor. At the same time, it also provides guests with access to the city’s best attractions and experiences. Guests can immerse themselves in the city’s vibrant culture and explore the endless possibilities of Cannes by taking advantage of the complimentary Canopy Bikes, exclusive discounts for Hilton Honors members, and more. From its convenient location to its exceptional amenities and services, Canopy by Hilton Cannes is sure to provide an unforgettable stay for all its guests, regardless of the reasons for traveling. – GM
Images courtesy of Canopy by Hilton Cannes.
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