Planning to rent a yacht in the south of France and looking forward to dancing the night away? Wondering where to party on the French Riviera? The Côte d'Azur is world-famous for its one-of-a-kind party scene and glamorous summers. Each year, yacht charterers head to the south of France to experience the delights of a yachting vacation including the sun, warm waters of the Mediterranean, beautiful beaches, fabulous restaurants as well as the local nightlife! Here are our yacht charter planners’ top picks for a fun and memorable night out in St Tropez, Monaco and Cannes.
Les Caves du Roy nightclub is located in the famous Hotel Byblos. It is undoubtedly the best place to party in St Tropez. The club attracts partygoers from the French Riviera with the sound of its resident DJs and its opulent, extravagant setting on the verge of kitsch - not to mention the champagne that flows in the air. Les Caves du Roy is the ultimate club for a memorable night out when you rent a yacht in St Tropez. Do not be deterred by the crowd rushing in at the entrance. Be patient and smile, once the bouncers are passed, the dance floor of the most exclusive nightclub in St Tropez is yours!
L'Opéra is a restaurant, lounge and club with one of the most beautiful terraces in St Tropez overlooking the port. Since its opening in 2014, L'Opéra has become a favourite place to dine and party in St Tropez. Its ultra-glamorous décor invites you into a chic and fascinating atmosphere. Every evening, a real show is held at L'Opéra with DJs, musicians, performers and dancers among others. The famous podium table is a delight for the guests. L'Opéra strives to reinvent the Tropezian night and promise you an unforgettable experience in a unique place. In terms of cuisine, the menu focuses on Mediterranean flavours.
Jimmy'z is undoubtedly the emblematic nightclub of Monaco. This chic and glamorous venue will delight party lovers. Jimmy'z attracts many celebrities thanks to its exceptional setting, its electric atmosphere, its fantastic sound system and its quality programming. World-renowned DJs regularly appear in front of the club's turntables. The design of the club is impeccable and you will appreciate the floating bar and the outdoor tables overlooking the club. Jimmy'z also has a superb Japanese garden which is very pleasant for a break away from the frenzy of the dance floor.
Pushing the doors of the Buddha Bar is like setting off on a journey to the far East. Located in a former 20th century cabaret, Buddha Bar has a unique setting that is ideal for parties. Its imposing and refined décor with its Asian charm makes it one of the most exclusive bars in Monaco. The place is spread over two levels. First you enter the lounge area with ceilings that reach 7 meters in height and a monumental Buddha. Upstairs is the restaurant with an absolutely sensational Asian-inspired menu. In summer you can also enjoy two splendid terraces. The resident DJ attracts music lovers with his lounge and electro associations.
Baôli is the trendiest place to party in Cannes. Its location is ideal if you rent a yacht in Cannes because the club is located directly on the Port Canto. The Baôli features a restaurant, bar and club in an exotic and festive atmosphere. The superb palm-lined terrace creates a pleasant atmosphere to enjoy the mild summer evenings. The music goes from lounge to electro wild when people take over the dance floor in the middle of the night. The restaurant serves delicious food and their signature cocktails are top-notch.
If you are looking for a top-of-the-range entertainment spot for a memorable night when you rent a yacht in Cannes, head for Medusa. It is the ideal place for those who love good music and lively evenings. A superb outdoor terrace, a huge dance floor and world-renowned artists make Medusa one of the best clubs on the French Riviera. More than just a club, Medusa is actually a mecca for entertainment with many dancers and other performers in the modern cabaret spirit. The restaurant offers an inventive cuisine with touches of Japan, South America and Greece. Finally, the reputation of Medusa's mixologists is well established!
We hope this article has given you an insight into the nightlife on the French Riviera. Once your south of France yacht rental is booked, your yacht charter planner will take care of your restaurant and club reservations. Contact us today to arrange your yacht charter on the French Riviera!
Photo credit: Les Caves du Roy Byblos / L'Opéra Saint-Tropez / Jimmy'z Monte-Carlo / Buddha Bar Monte-Carlo SBM / Baôli Cannes / Medusa Cannes