The most beautiful rooftops in Provence

Perfect for extending the summer, rooftops offer beautiful outdoor terraces where you can relax at any time of day. L'Occitane reveals the best spots in Provence to hit the heights this autumn.
By Mélissa Darré

Most festive: the rooftop at Terrasses du Port in Marseille

Les Terrasses du Port
© Les Terrasses du Port
Perched between sea and sky, rooftop R2, located above the Terrasses du Port shopping centre, offers a 360° view of Marseille. This festive 1,250m2 venue hosts a succession of varied theme parties against a sunset background.

Most chic: the rooftop of the Radisson Blu 1835 in Cannes

Radisson Blu 1835
© Radisson Blu 1835

With breathtaking views over the bay of Cannes, this 400m² roof terrace promises wonderful moments of relaxation. What's on offer? Take it all in whilst sipping a fruit cocktail between Lérins Islands and the Esterel massif.

Most iconic: the rooftop of the Plaza in Nice

Le plus mythique : le rooftop du Plaza à Nice
© Plaza Nice

The rooftop of the Hotel Plaza, located at the crossroads of Place Masséna and the Promenade des Anglais is an must-visit venue on the French Riviera, proudly overlooking the old quarter of Nice. The perfect place for after-work drinks in airy heights or a Mediterranean dinner in a cosy setting.

Most contemporary: the rooftop of Hôtel de Paris in Saint-Tropez

Le plus contemporain : le rooftop de l’Hôtel de Paris à Saint-Tropez
© Hôtel de Paris

Equipped with a transparent open-air pool, this lounge terrace is one of the top venues dominating the coloured roofs of the famous village. The hotel has been fully renovated and returned to its former splendour, topped off by this charming terrace. 

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