Les Adrets de L’Esterel – Travel Guide

A birds eye view of the neighbourhood of Villa La Bonne Etoile in Les Adrets de L"Esterel

Les Adrets de l’Esterel is a semi-rural commune set amidst the spectacular Esterel mountains between Cannes and St Tropez. Which boasts vast panoramas from its vantage point of the bay of Cannes, endless mountain views and spectacular sunsets.  

Location - Les Adrets de l'Esterel

Airports - Closest to Les Adrets de l'Esterel

Nice Cote d’Azur International Airport: is located just 35 minutes by car. Therefore, this is the most convenient option when flying into the Côte d’Azur.
Cannes – Mandelieu Airport: is located just 20 minutes by car, but services private and charter flights only. 

Train Stations

Les Adrets de L’Esterel does not have a train station and the closest large train station would be Cannes, St Raphael or Frejus. 

Getting Around

Public transport is not easily accessible or frequent to the area and therefore we strongly recommend anyone visiting to have their own vehicle/hire car.

Where to stay

Villa La Bonne Etoile - Areal View

Villa La Bonne Etoile

Stay at our luxury 6 bedroom, family-friendly villa, located just outside of the main town centre. Boasting unobstructed views, large private pool, sunny terrace and garden. This villa is perfect for family and friends alike, welcoming children of all ages as well as your furry best friend.

All things Food & Wine

The best restaurants, bakery and markets in Les Adrets de L’Esterel. Savour fresh farmer’s produce from the village market. Dine al-fresco under the trees in the town centre whilst sipping on your favourite rosé. Or treat yourself to award-winning pastries…

Best Restaurants

A Casa Serena: Great pizzas, steaks & burgers – 0620747880
Restaurant Relais des Adrets chez R&M: Local, seasonal food – 0494535092
Bar Restaurant Pizzeria – Chez Tonio: Traditional family cuisine – 0494409775

Farmer's Market in Les Adrets de l'Esterel

Marché Hebdomadaire: Open every Wednesday and Sunday mornings from 08h00-13h30 throughout the year. Selling fresh, local fruits and vegetables, sea-food and rotisserie chicken. It is located in the centre of the village, on the main road, just opposite the Town Hall.

Les Adrets de L'Esterel Farmers Market
Photo credit: lesadretsdelesterel.fr

Award Winning Bakery "Boulangerie"

Les délices de Manon et Thomas: An award winning bakery in the heart of Les Adrets. Address: 6 Rue du Puits.

  • A finalist in the esteemed TV show “La Meilleure Boulangerie de France”
  • Try their infamous Chausson aux Citrons de Menton!
  • Open: Tues – Sundays (7am-1pm, 4pm-7pm). Wed (7am-1pm only) Closed on Mondays.

Hiking & Cycling

Les Adrets de L’Esterel is set in the impressive Massif de l’Estérel. A volcanic mountain range on the edge of the Mediterranean. It offers the ultimate terrain for hiking and mountain-bike enthusiasts.

We like to use the Komoot app to guide us whilst out in the maintains. It allows us to remain on track and also discover new and exciting routes.

Some of our favourite hikes:

  • Mont Vinaigre:
  • Lac de L’Avellan
  • Font Freye
  • Vallon De La Verrerie
  • Chemin De L’Hubac
  • La Beilesse
There is also a great company that provides electric mountain bike rentals in the area called Moov Bike, we can highly recommend them. 
Massif de l'esterel

Considering purchasing an investment property?

If you are looking to purchase a second home or investment property on the French Riviera, this might be a great location to consider. It is close to all the main ‘attractions’ of the ever popular French Riviera, however, it is slightly removed from the main tourist crowds. 

We offer expert short-term/vacation rental management services in the area and surrounds, so don’t hesitate to reach out to us if you have any questions or would like us to come and assess a property for you. 

Email: info@therivierapm.com or submit a form on our CONTACT PAGE.

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