A popular tourist destination and the second largest town in the Alpes Maritimes, Antibes is loved for its beautiful environment, local traditions, entertainment, breathtaking coastline, parks and gardens and so much more.
Antibes property and real estate is much sought after, and it’s not hard to see why. With its beautiful Mediterranean climate and so much to see and do, Antibes is a popular tourist destination that looks after its visitors and locals.
Property for sale in Antibes and adjoining Cap d’Antibes is stereotypically Mediterranean, like the town itself. Properties in Antibes range from more expensive secluded woodland houses to cheaper properties that can be found more inland.
Antibes has a beautiful port that is packed with luxury yachts and there are many secluded sandy beaches along the expansive coastline. Daily life is steeped in tradition and revolves around a marketplace in the centre of the town that is surrounded by narrow cobbled streets.
There are many festivals, sporting activities and celebrations throughout the year, which really give you the sense that Antibes locals enjoy life. There’s also a healthy nightlife with many top-class restaurants, bars and clubs. If a hectic nightlife is not for you there are also many museums ranging from the imposing Fort Carré to the Picasso and Archaeological museums.
Nature lovers are also catered for with a large number of parks and gardens alongside a truly beautiful coastline that stretches for 25km. You might want to take a walk in Exflora Park which is five hectares of Mediterranean gardens, fountains, ponds and palm groves.
The town is decorated in beautiful flowers throughout the year that spill from window sills and climb the historic walls of the Antibes real estate. Property for sale in Antibes is quite expensive because it is such a sought after town. Each year the housing market has increased by around 10%, so you better be quick otherwise you could find yourself priced out of a housing market that is second only to Monaco on the Côte d’Azur.
With excellent transport links from Nice International Airport and just a short drive to Cannes, owning Antibes real estate gives you a home away from home with all the activities and comforts you need, alongside traditional Mediterranean culture and its famous relaxed way of life.