Four Seasons Hotels to expand into French Riviera

Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts will take over management of the Grand-Hôtel du Cap-Ferrat on the Côte d'Azur next month, expanding its footprint in France.

Grand-Hôtel du Cap-Ferrat
Grand-Hôtel du Cap-Ferrat
The iconic 73-room property has played host to world leaders, monarchs and artists from around the globe during its 100-year history. It will officially join the Four Seasons portfolio on 8 May.

Allen Smith, president and chief executive officer, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, said: "France is one of the most visited countries in the world, and the opportunity to expand our footprint in this market with another iconic property in addition to Four Seasons Hotel George V in Paris is wonderful news for our brand and for guests who have long waited for a Four Seasons experience on the Côte d’Azur.

"We share a passion for luxury and setting standards for service excellence and we look forward to being part of the next chapter in the history of this palace, and to welcoming guests this spring at the Grand-Hôtel du Cap-Ferrat, A Four Seasons Hotel."

The hotel sits on the peninsula of Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, surrounded by gardens and with funicular access to the seafront. It has four meeting rooms, three restaurants, a spa and 17 acres of grounds for incentive activities or outdoor events.

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