The Carlton Cannes epitomizes the spirit of the festive season, from its first-ever ice rink to the enchanting Christmas market vibes and gourmet experiences. Whether for a luxurious stay, a day visit, or a special event, the Carlton promises an unforgettable holiday experience on the French Riviera.

A Season of Enchantment at Carlton Cannes

The Carlton Cannes, renowned for its luxurious hospitality, welcomes guests to an extraordinary festive season from November 23, 2023, to January 7, 2024. This year, the iconic hotel transforms into a dazzling winter wonderland, offering a unique blend of traditional charm and modern luxury, perfect for creating unforgettable holiday memories on the Côte d’Azur.

Skate in Style: The Inaugural Ice Rink

In a first for the French Riviera’s hotels, the Carlton Cannes introduces a stunning 120m² ice rink nestled in its enchanted garden. Open daily with extended hours on weekends, this ice rink offers a delightful escape into winter fun, blending the thrill of skating with the elegance of the Carlton.

Festive Flavors and Culinary Delights

The Carlton’s “Chalet Gourmand” promises a gastronomic journey with its selection of seasonal treats. From warm crepes and panettone to the comforting sip of mulled wine, each delicacy is designed to tantalize the taste buds, set against the backdrop of the hotel’s cozy, plush garden setting.

Celebrations and Culinary Masterclasses

The hotel’s festive program includes exclusive culinary masterclasses for children with renowned Pastry Chef Jean-François Barberis. Additionally, the Carlton’s signature “Dôme Carlton” yule log offers a taste of the holiday magic to take home, perfect for end-of-year celebrations.

Exploring Cannes During the Christmas Season

Beyond the enchanting offerings of the Carlton Cannes, the city of Cannes itself transforms into a festive paradise during the Christmas season. The streets are aglow with twinkling lights and holiday decorations, creating a warm and inviting atmosphere. Visitors can stroll along the famous La Croisette, bask in the mild Mediterranean winter, and explore the charming Christmas markets that spring up throughout the city. These markets are a treasure trove of local crafts, holiday treats, and unique gifts, perfect for soaking in the festive spirit. The blend of Cannes’ glamorous allure with the cozy charm of holiday festivities makes it an ideal destination for those seeking a blend of luxury and traditional holiday cheer.

About the Author

I am Mehdi Ramzi, the founder of the blog "Hello French Riviera", dedicated to the French Riviera. I am passionate about this region and I share my knowledge about the activities, places and events not to be missed. I am also an avid surfer and chess player. I am a big fan of Arsenal and I am passionate about technology. I combine my passion for the French Riviera and technology by running this blog.

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