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Suite Tour - Hotel Martinez in Cannes. A tour of my Terrace Junior Suite Partial Sea View

Just in time for the Cannes Film Festival, Luxury Fred takes you on a tour of one of the Hotel Martinez's suites

Cannes is home to the world famous film festival, which started this week. The French city is also home to a few of the world's great luxury hotels. The hotels become part of the festival madness, hosting events, press launches and meetings, in addition to festival attendees. One of the city's best hotels and most popular is the stylish Hotel Martinez, known now as the Grand Hyatt Cannes Hotel Martinez.

Grand Hyatt Cannes Hotel Martinez

A view of the terrace with the Mediterranean Sea in the background (Photo by Freddy Sherman)

The luxury hotel exudes art deco style quite authentically, it was opened in 1929 at the height of that era. The restaurant, La Palme d'Or, with two Michelin stars, is named for the film festival's big award.

I had a chance to stay in one of the hotel's cool junior suites, with a large outdoor deck. The 350-square-foot terrace had patio furniture and was a whole outdoor living space.

The spacious suite had French doors with steps leading to a large, raised 350-square-feet terrace (Photo by Freddy Sherman)

It had a partial sea view to one side a view over the rooftops of Cannes to the other side.

The beautiful colors of the French Riviera in May (Photo by Freddy Sherman)

And here's a look at the hotel's bar and beach club Z'Plage, which includes a dock that extends into the sea. 

By Freddy Sherman

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