ENHANCE YOUR STAY AT THE VILLA

Photography

Photographer, Carmen Blike

Bring home the spirit of your holiday. Let Carmen share with you what she does best – creating relaxed images that capture your inner beauty and personality. With over 20 years of experience, and a few awards here and there, we know she can help you... even if you are a bit camera shy. Carmen, who is based in Antibes, takes beautiful portrait photography to remember your stay. Tel: 06 66 00 85 13 Website: www.carmenblike.com

 

Food & drink & entertaining

Wine & Champagne, L'Empereur

Wide range of wines, Grand Crus, champagne, alcohol and spirits among the best and rarest. Plus foie gras, truffles, caviar, smoked salmon and charcuterie. 7 Cours Massena, Vieil Antibes (at the top end of the provencal market). Can be delivered to the villa. Tel: 04 93 34 04 86, www.foie-gras-empereur.fr

Traiteur, Charcuterie Lyonnaise

Established in 1911, this is an exceptional address offering canapés, salads, buffets, hot and cold starters, main courses and desserts including: foie gras, terrines, salmon, scallops, duck with orange, lamb confit, chicken with purée truffle, creme brûlée, tarte tatin, raspberry pana cotta, the menus are mouthwatering. Visit at 21 rue de la Republique, Old Antibes. Tel: 04 93 34 09 52. For large orders they can deliver to the villa.

Private chef, Alexandre Walger

Specialising in gastronomic and traditional cuisine, Alexandre, who previously ran his own restaurant in Cannes and has worked in several Michelin starred restaurants, will come and cook at the villa whether it is a simple lunch, gastronomic dinner, buffet or cocktail party. Tel: 06 75 79 01 83 Email: alexandre@private-chef.fr Website: www.private-chef.fr

Caterers, Adams & Adams

From dinner for two to large events. Bespoke family lunches, celebration dinners, hot and cold buffets and cocktail parties. Wide variety of menus made with locally sourced ingredients plus healthy options. Tel: 04 92 60 43 48 or 06 71 04 66 34 Email: kate@adamsandadams.eu Website: www.adamsandadams.eu

Boulangerie Pattiserie de L'Ilette

Lovely boulangerie less than five minutes walk from the villa along the coast road at the roundabout going towards Old Antibes with a quality range of bread, croissants, pastries, cakes and many savoury specialities. 28 Bd Marechal Leclerc, Antibes. All available to eat at their cafe on the terrace or to take away. Tel: 04 93 61 40 43.

Fresh pasta, charcuterie and antipasti, La Boîte a Pates

Tucked away in the old town near the Provençal market Claudie and Marie make and sell the most delicious home made ravioli and pasta and wide selection of Italian antipasti and meats. Not to be missed. 5 Rue Sade, Vieil Antibes. Tel: 04 93 34 03 43.

Fruit and vegetables, Golfe Fruits

Fresh fruit, vegetables and salads delivered to the villa. Website: www.golfe-fruits.com Tel: 04 93 63 87 82.

Patisserie and Chocolatier, Jean Luc Pele

Enter this chocolate emporium full of exceptional cakes, pastries, macaroons all immaculately created plus breads and sandwiches. 27 Rue de la Republique, Vieil Antibes. Delivery possible. Tel: 04 92 95 78 21. Website: www.jeanlucpele.com

Seafood, Albert 1er

High quality seafood platters, the best of the sea, can be delivered free of charge to the villa along with seafood pasta and paella and homemade fish soup. Tel: 04 93 34 33 54 Website: www.restaurant-albert-1er.com. On the corner of the coast road and bd Albert 1er. A five minute walk from the villa.

Flowers, Roni's flowers

Family florist since 1887 with shops in Antibes and Juan les Pins. Flowers to decorate the villa and for special occasions in elegant and beautiful contemporary original designs. By far the best florist in town. Tel: 04 93 61 93 31 Website: www.roni-fleurs.com