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Why and how to get married in the Cote D’Azur?

20 JULY 2021

With a lasting reputation as the seat of luxury in south west France, the Cote D’Azur promises couples a treasure trove of chic and stylish seafront towns, from Cannes to St Tropez and Nice. Known as the French Riviera, enjoy sun-kissed summer temperatures, the finest in five-star service and accommodations, as well as Michelin starred French cuisines, when you are getting married on the Cote D’Azur.

The blue skies are mirrored at every turn by the waters of the Mediterranean Ocean, which is a hotspot for visiting yachts. You can even celebrate a yacht wedding on the Cote D’Azur. Alternatively, host an exclusive rehearsal dinner on the ocean, with views of Renaissance architecture over the water.

Weddings in Cannes

The perfect setting for a lavish and exclusive wedding by the sea, Cannes is a luxury destination for your celebrations. In this iconic town, palatial and historical architecture stands side by side with contemporary, multi-million-pound villas. Cannes delivers on every wedding vision, according to your individual preferences.

Cannes’ White House offers a truly regal and opulent wedding location, with the entire property privately rented for you over your celebrations. Grand staircases and balustrades add grandeur to the exterior, perfect for ceremonies and photographs. Inside, true luxury awaits with chandeliers and marble finishes, forming luxury accommodation for your dearest guests.

St Tropez Wedding Venues

From chic hotels to romantic chateaux, St Tropez is the home of glamorous wedding venues on the Cote D’Azur. Magnificent buildings tower against the Mediterranean Ocean, making St Tropez ideally located for large-scale destination weddings. Gather together one hundred or more guests at one of several beautiful chateaux. In this palatial setting, palm trees surround turrets and terraces.

Private chefs will create an inspiring menu of local flavours, with sommeliers delivering wine tasting experiences from local vineyards for you and your guests. Every luxury awaits when getting married on the Cote D’Azur.

Getting Married in Nice

Hugged by a long and sweeping beach, you’re never far from the turquoise sea when you celebrate your wedding on the Cote D’Azur in Nice. The town itself has a buzzy but relaxed feel. Marvel at the charming French architecture and cozy courtyard squares, plus seafront penthouse suites. A beautiful flower market that fills this corner of the town with fragrance and colour, perfect for your bridal bouquet. A guided excursion will share insight into the stunning buildings, churches and local history over a warm and welcoming afternoon.

Open-air ceremonies are an excellent choice in Nice, with Castle Hill a choice location to take in panoramic views. For a more exclusive and private location, consider a private villa with beautiful gardens. Continue the celebrations with a luxury meal at a beachfront restaurant to bring your guests closer than ever to the ocean.

To discover more about Cote D’Azur weddings, write to us. At Cocoon Events, we make your every dream and luxury come true.