In 1964, the hotel was used in the opening scene of which movie?
When I started this post, I knew little about this magnificent hotel or the history embedded in it's very soul. It has been a real pleasure getting to know it and like the endless list of discerning guests who have stayed here, some returning year after year, I hope one day I too, can enjoy it's hospitality. Whether they were looking for a little piece of paradise, an escape from public life or a place to create unforgettable memories, there has been an impressive list of visitors from artisans to actors, royalty to politicians.
Hotel Du Cap-Eden Roc can be found on the Cap D'Antibes, nestled in twenty two acres of manicured gardens, surrounded by pine forest and with a magnificent uninterrupted coastal view of the Mediterranean Sea and the Lerins Islands.
I want to share with you some of the guests who have walked the corridors over it's 140 year history;
In 1920, George Bernard Shaw, became a regular of the hotel enjoying the peace and quiet it offered.
Welcome to my vintage life where I am living my dream renovating an old stone villa in the hills of Grasse, spending my time scouring the local flea-markets finding all things old, vintage and shabby to give this little old house a soul.
Here is a snap shop of my garden where I have big plans to grow as much home grown produce as possible, a place where the children can learn and experience hand's on where their food is coming from and I can learn to live with the land.