Welcome to the legendary Carlton in Cannes. Built in 1911 with inspiration from the Belle poque period this magnificent hotel is situated on one of Frances most famous avenues La Croisette. The Bay of Cannes sparkles just outside the doors and the Palais des Festivals is a short walk away. The old town shopping on Rue dAntibes and the mysterious Lrins Islands are not to be missed like a lunch at the Carlton Beach Restaurant where you can try to spot celebrities. The Carlton is famous for hosting movie stars from around the world during the Film Festival. More Famously the hotel was the central location for the Alfred Hitchcock film to catch a thief starring Grace Kelly and Cary Grant and it was while staying at the Carlton that Grace Kelly met Prince Rainier of Monaco. The beautiful superior rooms have a mountain view and are spacious and luxurious.