Leisure in Cannes

Your hotel as a starting point

Discover all the activities offered by Cannes and its surroundings. Activities for all ages, discoveries for all curiosities, festive outings for all night owls and beaches for all your lazy afternoons.

From Saint-Tropez to Monaco, come and stroll along a coastline steeped in history and natural beauty, where beaches and cultural visits combine. You can easily enjoy the Provençal villages, the sound of cicadas, the scents of the Côte d'Azur and the sea spray of the Mediterranean, from the Sun Riviera Hotel.

Your hotel close to the sea and the beach in Cannes city center is the perfect starting point for exploring all the wonders of the region!

The Forville market

The historic and popular heart of the city of Cannes, the fully covered Forville Market is home to various market gardeners, fishermen from the Bay of Cannes and authentic flower sellers. Come stroll between these stalls scented with fruits and vegetables from Provence.

The Forville Market is just a 15-minute walk from our hotel near the beaches in central Cannes!

Le Suquet

An authentic neighborhood with cobbled streets, Le Suquet is the historic cradle of Cannes. Medieval remains, brightly colored houses, restaurants, brasseries and shops will invite you for a refreshing and pleasant stroll. Enjoy the last rays of sunshine on the marina and the old port, the view of the bay of Cannes offered by the Gothic church and its Mediterranean atmosphere.

A great discovery just 15-20 minutes walk from the Sun Riviera Hotel.

The Lérins Islands

This legendary archipelago is a must, a haven of peace located about ten minutes by boat. The Lérins Islands seduce walkers with the calm that reigns there and the historical mysteries they contain. Its beaches, its Fort Royal, its 152 hectare forest, its trails and its museum will delight lovers of discovery and relaxation.


If since the 20th century, Cannes has been named the European capital of games, it is no coincidence! The only city in France to host three casinos, La Croisette offers a range of gaming rooms that are as elegant as they are refined. The ideal place to enjoy a magical evening between gastronomy and lively nightlife. Black Jack, Texas Hold'hem, roulette await you in sumptuous settings.


Perfect your swing while enjoying the scents of the Mediterranean? This is the promise offered by Cannes. Eleven 18-hole golf courses await you in the surroundings of your hotel near the sea in Cannes!

Twice a year, in March and September, the Côte d'Azur bends over backwards to offer you the "Cannes Happy Golf Week" for which the Sun Riviera Hotel offers you preferential rates.


With numerous outdoor courts at your disposal, tennis is one of the flagship activities of the Côte d'Azur. Two municipal sites are at your disposal: the Cannes Garden Tennis Club and the Tennis Montfleury located a few minutes from the Sun Rivera Hotel! 23 courts, including 9 clay courts and 4 covered courts, are at your disposal to perfect your backhand!


Sweetness of life, cultural heritage, historical richness, you are in Saint-Paul-de-Vence. A medieval city with cobbled streets and stone houses, it is above all these famous ramparts that will attract your attention. Located on a rocky outcrop, the village offers a breathtaking view of the sea. Chagall, Montand, Prévert and many others have set foot on the famous pétanque court of Place De Gaulle. A cultural heritage which today gives way to numerous art galleries and sumptuous museums.

Perfumery in Grasse

Come and get lost in the alleys of Grasse! Recognized as the “perfume capital of the world” since the 17th century, the city has conquered the world with its fragrances. Discover the story of a small village of tanners who became experts in floral scents. Visit its gardens, contemplate its architectural heritage, visit its museums and factories. Take a break to admire the breathtaking view of the Cannes basin. A unique and enriching experience just 30 minutes by car.

The wine cellar visit

Lose yourself in the heart of the wine estates to discover their know-how, their values ​​and taste the best wines of the moment. To the song of the cicadas, escape during a stroll between the Provencal vineyards and traditional wine cellars. Several estates offer summer tours and tastings. From Nice to the borders of Var, discover the secrets of viticulture.

Events in Cannes

  • IPEM 2024 from January 23 to 25
  • MIDEM 2024: January 24 to 27
  • MIPIM 2024: March 12 to 15
  • MIPTV 2024: April 8 to 10
  • Film Festival 2024: Tuesday May 14 to 25
  • Lions Cannes 2024: June 17 to 21
  • Yachting Festival 2024: September 10 to 15
  • MIPCOM 2024: October 21 to 24
  • MAPIC 2024: November 26 to 28
  • ILTM 2024: December 2 to 6