Why choose Côte d' Azur for your event?
It is the second International airport in France after Paris: Côte d’Azur airport is the second busiest airport in France after Paris with 14,5 million passengers in 2019, 120 direct destinations and 57 regular airlines serving 44 countries. A direct tramway since June 2019 links now the airport to the center of the city of Nice in only 26 minutes. The airport is located at only 7km from Nice center. You can also reach the Principality of Monaco by helicopter in only 7 minutes.
It is a FASHION DESTINATION:
A dynamic region, millions of visitors every year, a strong sense of fashion and trends – all the conditions needed to make the Côte d’Azur a leading shopping destination. You will be spoiled for choice. Cap3000, a shopping mall with a seaview was voted the World’s Best Shopping Centre at Mipim 2022 and was voted world’s best shopping centre on March 17th 2022 at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes! The opening of a new ‘premium-luxury’ wing, where around forty prestigious brands famous the world over are expected, such as Lancel, Ladurée, Fauchon, Omega, Rolex and Cartier, as well as gastronomic spaces. Opened in 2018 in Cagnes-sur-Mer, Polygone Riviera, open air art & shopping, it has a village feel with its squares, streets and sunny terraces dotted with numerous places to stop and relax. More modest, but ideally located in the heart of the Côte d’Azur capital is Nicetoile.
A diversified and well adapted HOTEL Infrastructure and offering:
The destination offers such a diversity of exclusive and sea views hotels, with 150 000 beds in commercial accommodation, from 4 to 5*. 1200 new rooms have been opened since 2020, most of them in the city of Nice with new properties such as Sheraton or Crown Plaza in the Grand Arenas International business district, and more will come with the ANANTARA (former Plaza 5*) and the Hilton Garden Inn Hotel. The Intercontinental Carlton Hotel in Cannes will reopen its doors in May 2023 and is already showing enormous potential, and huge renovations for Le Mas de Pierre in St Paul de Vence or the Maybourne Riviera in Roquebrune Cap Martin will win you over.
There are 8 CONVENTION CENTERS between Cannes to Monaco:
Where innovation meets sustainability with the Social Network room at the Centre Expo Congrès Mandelieu, new virtual solutions and pop-up studios at the Palais des Festivals et des congrès in Cannes, or at the Grimaldi center, The Business tourism world was one of the first sectors to have invested in sustainability, particularly in certification for the Palais des Congrès for ISO standards and eco-labels for hotels.