Welcome to... Castellaras
For thousands of years this rugged, sun-swept landscape was inhabited by a people who worked out a hard but viable relationship with the forces surrounding them. The whole of the region has had a colourful and chequered past; with ancient ruins and other evidence from both the Greek and Roman Empires paying testimony to their occupancy and influence.
Castellaras today, located about 10 minutes drive from Cannes, still retains its age old character and charm. Its ancient olive groves and oceans of lavender and jasmine are sprinkled around the village and surrounding country side, creating a vision of such beauty, many famous artists of recent history were inspired to record these images on canvas.
If it has been your dream to live in South Eastern France, Then you need only to find the perfect place to live, in order to live that dream. If your preference is not for the glitz, glamour, and hustle and bustle of the very popular Riviera coast line, situated just a short drive away, then choose instead an authentic French experience and way of life; the charm and delight that is Castellaras.
With breathtaking mountain scenery, historic towns, stunning coastal views, and lush and colourful countryside, this region is one not to be missed or discounted. In order to fully appreciate Castellaras, its serene way of life, unique charm and character, you need an equally charming place to live.
The Château Castellaras is a local attraction that draws visitors from far and wide during the high season. Enclosed in a private domain, the Château is owned by the inhabitants of the community of Castellaras. Parts of which date back to the11th century when its chapel was built by the Saint Honoratmonks from the nearby Lerins Islands in the bay of Cannes. The views from the Château are quite superb: the Mediterranean, the Bay of Cannes, the Esterel Massif, Mougins, the Alpes, the Gorges du Loup, Opio, Valbonne, Vence
Castellaras is ideally located and a perfect base from which to pursue a wide range activities and interests. These include a number of stunning golf courses, all manner of water sports within short driving distance, tennis, angling and a choice of authentic French produce and antique markets, as well as the numerous fetes and festivals that are held annually throughout the region.
In addition to the wide selection of properties for sale or rental in Castellaras, Estate Net France can provide a comprehensive range of property management and property maintenance services.