The South of France is the perfect destination for a weekend away, and destinations such as Nice, Cannes, Annecy and Lyon offer something for everyone. With its glorious natural scenery and bustling cities, weekend trips to France are sure to delight.
Best South of France city breaks
For a weekend away in France, Nice is a picturesque highlight of the Riviera prized for its waterside promenade. Film buffs enjoy Cannes, and this glitzy resort offers private beaches, chic restaurants, enchanting boulevards, and more. About 40 minutes from both cities lies Hotel Golf Château de la Bégude, The Originals Collection, offering easy access to both.
The Originals City, Hotel Frisia, Beaulieu-sur-Mer, however, sits midway between Nice and Monaco. With a roof-top solarium and a view of the harbour, this idyllic location is captivating.
Wander the canals of Annecy
The city of Annecy, known as the Venice of the Alps, is the capital of Haute-Savoie, home to Hotel The Originals Relais, Annecy South Beauregard. This elegant, family-friendly hotel gives you access to the banks of Lake Annecy.
Enjoy the attractions of Tours
One of the largest cities in the Centre-Val de Loire region, the lush greenery of Tours is an absolute joy. The Originals City, Hotel Au Relais, is a few minutes' walk from Old Town, offering attractions for the whole family. Visit the Cathédrale Saint-Gatien to see breath-taking glass windows or the Musee du Compagnonnage to marvel at medieval guild masterpieces.
Visit Colmar on your weekend away in France
The architecture and distinctive culture of this corner of Alsace are a wonderful antidote to the daily grind. With tiled roofs and cobbled lanes full of half-timbered buildings, this charming destination offers diverse entertainment. The Originals Access, Hotel Colmar Train Station, is in the heart of the city and an ideal base for a weekend in the South of France.
Savour a weekend in Lyon
As the third-largest city in France, Lyon holds the honour of French foodie capital. Divided into several districts, you can sample a plethora of goodies here. Stay at The Originals Residence, Hotel Westlodge, to explore the wealth of eateries nearby. Located in Dardilly, North Lyon, it's a short drive to the centre of the gastronomic action.
For an enjoyable weekend away in France, South of France city breaks are just the ticket. With the family, as a couple's treat and for a solo escape, be assured of a wonderful experience when you book with Originals Hotels.
Beaulieu-sur-Mer , France
The Originals City,
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Hotel Frisia, Beaulieu-sur-Mer
2, boulevard Eugène Gauthier, 6310 Beaulieu-sur-Mer
- Bycicle premises
- Air-conditioned room
- Pets admitted