Rich in history dating back to the prehistoric period, Châteauneuf de Grasse is highly sought after by people looking for property for sale in South France.
Châteauneuf de Grasse is a beautiful village in the Alpes Maritimes with plenty of history and beautiful buildings with famous ornate windows and archways, secret passageways, wide staircases and houses that date back to the 16th and 17th centuries.
The village is set on a hill overlooking the breathtaking surrounding countryside and the Bay of Cannes, which is just 18km away. The countryside around Châteauneuf de Grasse is a fantastic setting for lazy walks or, for the more adventurous, horse riding and cycling. Horses and bikes can be rented from the village and if you fancy something a bit less strenuous there is a beautiful 18 hole golf course just a short distance away.
There are a number of hotels and top-class restaurants, as well as some beautiful tourist attractions, including the old cemetery, the site of Notre Dame du Brusc, an ancient chateau and a really picturesque parish church.
The centre of Cannes, which holds the famous Cannes Film Festival each year, is just 20 mins drive from Châteauneuf de Grasse. There are also some beautiful towns to visit around Châteauneuf de Grasse, including the medieval town of Mougins (11km), Opio (2 km), Valbonne (7 km) and Le Bar-sur-Loup (4 km).
Châteauneuf de Grasse is very conveniently located and is just 35 minutes from Nice International Airport. There are a number of transfer options, including rental cars and local buses.
With a beautiful Mediterranean climate of long hot summers and short mild winters, Châteauneuf de Grasse is full of much sought after property for sale. Typically, South of France property is snapped up very quickly and Châteauneuf de Grasse offers so much for buyers looking for a home away from home.