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Ile Sainte-Marguerite

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Address: Cannes, France
Phone Number: (0)492998422
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Great place for a pic nic or a local restaurant.

You can go with your own boat or with the ferry. It's a lovely island cross from Cannes where you can enjoy a lovely Picnic with friend or a couple, have a great swim and enjoy... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

You can go with your own boat or with the ferry. It's a lovely island cross from Cannes where you can enjoy a lovely Picnic with friend or a couple, have a great swim and enjoy Life.

Thank Eric F
Tacoma, WA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We took the short ferry ride across the harbor to spend the day at Ile Ste Marguerite. Competition for beach space was fierce, but we eventually found a spot. The views are spectacular, the water is like bathwater and the setting is delightful.

Thank bethwit
Halifax, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful way to spend a couple of relaxing hours or a full day form the 'hectic pace' of touring the area of Cannes. Only a 10 - 15 minute boat ride from the Cannes Harbour this island offers a variety of quiet options. You can take a leisurely stroll through the various pathways, or take a fast paced hike.... More 

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Selkirk, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Did this trip not much other than the museum and jail. I feel that a lot more could be done with the island to encourage more visitors, such as a good restaurant and other facilities on the small beach.

1 Thank Andrewr9
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ile Saints-Marguerite is beautiful, it takes about 10-15 mins from the mainland to get their and tickets cost €14 return. The boats across are usually every hour, you can easily spend a couple of hours on the island walking through the forest and through the museum at the top and fort. The sea surrounding the island is clear and was... More 

1 Thank WakefieldBex
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A trip to Ile Sainte-Marguerite is a perfect way to spend a day in Cannes if you are staying there for any length of time, especially if you are looking for a bit of an escape from the hustle and bustle of Cannes' streets (which can get quite crowded during peak times in the summer). Although it may sound like... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this island the day we arrived in Cannes. Since we were tired after the flight and the early morning this was a perfect getaway from the busy streets of Cannes. It's advisable to take some food and drink with you since the amount of restaurants on the island is limited. We had some snacks and wine and enjoyed... More 

1 Thank Forsstrom
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a cloudy half day taking the ferry across to Ile Sainte-Marguerite - and we would recommend. Around €15 return, the island offers nice views of the Cannes coastline and surrounding area. A picturesque fort and a few small restaurants accompany the port, and the island is yours to explore and set up camp to picnic or relax by... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

just a quick boat ride to the island you get a good view of the coast from the top of the fort. the fort is not much to talk about really. this is where the man in the iron mask is said to be imprisoned before being sent to Paris but that is really all there is to it. there... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

Unless your up for a hike, this island is not worth it for a swim, rocks everywhere no sandy beaches, food is refreshingly affordable though but overall would put in one or two hours to explore this island and check out the man in the iron mask prison.

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