RIVE GAUCHE, private beach, Juan les Pins, French Riviera
About the Beach
Situated on the liveliest part of the Côte d’Azur, Rive Gauche is a private beach located on the centre of the Boulevard du Littoral in Juan-les-pins. Recently renovated, this private beach sits comfortably across from the sunny beaches of the Lérins Islands and offers days of relaxation, comfort, and a warm, tranquil sea. The private beach is open between 9am and 7pm every day between April and September.
Yes, to hire a bed for half a day costs 9€, and for a full day the cost is €12. This price gives you access to all areas of the private beach, a deckchair, a mattress, an umbrella and access to the showers and cabins.
Juan les Pins is renowned for having the best nightlife on the French Riviera, particularly during the summer months. Rive Gauche hosts parties regularly from 11pm until the early morning during the summer months. Watch the sun set over Nice, party the night away and watch the sun rise over Cannes.
There are plenty of activities to do. This is after all the young people’s hub of the Riviera. Juan-les-Pins offers most watersports, just stroll along the beach and you will find plenty of things to do catering to all tastes, including jetski, canoeing, sailing, and fishing.
Juan-les-pins is famous for it’s annual Jazz festival ‘Jazz à Juans’ held each July, twinned with New Orleans the town regularly plays host to Jazz bands from it’s sister city. Headliners over the years have included Ray Charles, Little Richard, and B.B. King to name a few. The 52nd festival will be held in 2012, already confirmed artists include Sonny Rollins, Mike Stern, and Biréli Lagrène.
One of the other great opportunities available in Juan les pins is to rent a boat for a day and tour the beautiful coastline.
How to get there
By car: Exit the A8 motorway at the Antibes junction, and follow signs for Juan les Pins.
By bus: Juan-les-pins is served by numerous buses from most local towns. The number 200 bus costs one Euro and runs between Nice and Cannes. This stops at Juan-les-pins, though be sure to ask the bus driver to tell you where to get off, as it can be easily missed.
By train: The main Juan-les-pins train station is central and has frequent connections with Nice, Monaco, Grasse and St Raphael. The train station is just a short walk away from the beach.
By Boat: this service is proposed by Easy Boat Booking. The boat will come and pick you up from your hotel and take you directly to this private beach. For more information please contact Easy Boat Booking.
The beach restaurant offers a varied menu with salads, pastas, and snacks. The price range is between 5€ for a croque monsieur and 18€ for duck or a tuna steak. Ask the chef for the daily specials.
There is free Wi-Fi access on this beach.
Easy Boat Booking advice : before going to the private beach consult the free application Jellyfish Report in order to avoid areas with jellyfish
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You cannot book online your sunbed on this private beach. This private beach’s taking reservations only by phone on: +33899490444 number (1,35€ call cost, 0,34€ cts per minute).
111 Boulevard Charles Guillaumont 06160 Juan-les-pins