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Well worth a visit if you are local.

We were staying in an apartment (booked via Tripadvisor) just across the road from Villa... read more

Reviewed September 27, 2017
Malcolm M
Grand house with books

This former holiday home of the Rothschild family is a great place to get away from the maddening... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2016
MarkGPorter
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Sep 25, 2018
“Off the bitten path and not necessarily worth your time”
Sep 27, 2017
“Well worth a visit if you are local.”
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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

We made the way up the hill to see the villa. It’s now a library and mostly inaccessible to the public; nice architecture but unless you are staying close by- skip.

Thank Gil R
Reviewed September 27, 2017

We were staying in an apartment (booked via Tripadvisor) just across the road from Villa Rothschild. The gardens are lovely not too big and not too many visitors the Villa itself is a working library but you can walk round it and just imagine what...More

Thank Malcolm M
Reviewed July 7, 2016

This former holiday home of the Rothschild family is a great place to get away from the maddening crowds. Serene and cool, you can get on with you work except when the kids from the local school decide to hold impromptu discos on the steps....More

1  Thank MarkGPorter
Reviewed May 12, 2016

a stunning villa which is now a library well worth a quick visit and ideal to visit if its a rainy day

Thank swift314
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Although now a library, this cilla is absolutely stunning and qorth a look to see what an authentic villa of the era actually feels like. It is also a nice place to go and read or study on a wet day when not much else...More

1  Thank Danckorn
Reviewed April 20, 2016

This is the old Villa of the famous Rotschild Family. It is now a nice Library. It is located in the area where the British invasion of Cannes started. Across the road you can se the famous Villa Vallombrosa with it's 35 000 sqm protected...More

Thank Sven V
Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

The Mediatheque de Noailles in Cannes is a hidden gem that represents the 19th century architectural designs. Originally built and owned by the Rothchild family and then bought by Cannes Municipality after WWII to turn to a library. This amazing building and surrounding gardens deserve...More

1  Thank Eyad A
Reviewed December 2, 2014

This villa built in 1881 for the Rothschild is now a library. It's has beautiful architecture inside and a great reading room in a the solarium. Best of all there is no charge to visit. It is not a far walk once you are at...More

1  Thank 5000traveller
Reviewed February 25, 2013

It is rather unique place with the end of the 19 th centurz palace turned into public labriary - while the rest palaces in the area are prive and closed to public this one shows what is the area meant to be in the end...More

2  Thank VitPetersburg
Reviewed January 16, 2013

The mediatheque is situated in a very nice building with a parc in front of it. Not only can you go there with kids to borrow books, listen to music and stroll in the big garden - they also organize aperos on some evenings. On...More

2  Thank suedoiseenfrance
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