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Situated between Beaulieu and Villefranche on the French Riviera, Saint Jean Cap Ferrat is one of the most exquisite and exclusive locations on the Cote d’Azur. Given its pleasant Mediterranean climate, scenic views and tranquil atmosphere, it is not hard to comprehend why St Jean Cap Ferrat property has become so popular with the rich and famous.
The town's relationship with the rich began during the late 20th century when King Léopold II of Belgium built several regal houses around an artificial lake, thus becoming one of the first investors in Saint Jean Cap Ferrat real estate. This trend continued throughout the twentieth century and these days Cap Ferrat properties are widely considered to be amongst the French Riviera’s finest.
Perhaps the most celebrated villa in Cap Ferrat is the Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild. Built in the Tuscan style for Baroness Beatrice Ephrussi de Rothschild, it is the epitome of luxury and style. The property is surrounded by nine beautifully landscaped gardens, while the Villa itself houses the Baroness’ wonderful collection of artworks from around the world.
Aside from its luxurious collection of properties, Saint Jean Cap Ferrat also offers a host of pleasurable outdoor activities. One can relax on the beautiful beaches, which include the Paloma Beach, Passable Beach and the Cro de Pie Pen; stroll through the Zoological Garden and discover some of nature’s most exotic species; or take a walk along the town’s coastline taking in the ancient semaphore known as ‘Le Phare’.
After exploring this charming town, few are left in doubt as to why St Jean Cap Ferrat attracts so many wealthy and glamorous residents. Carlton International is pleased to offer a wide range of properties for sale in Cap Ferrat. We invite you to browse our listings for the finest Cap Ferrat real estate. Should you require further details please contact one of our representatives.