Travellers hotel currently says Continental Hotel, Residence Park Continental, French Heritage monument to Cannes

The history of this hotel is jalonnee various resales.

Built in 1880 by the Lyons architect Louis Rogniat for 2 franc million.

In 1890 a Cannes-native architect (New Louis), then owner of the hotel, modifies the entry and surmounts the porch of a veranda.

The hotel still changes hands into 1900.

Put in compulsory liquidation, the hotel, is sold with the biddings in 1920.

It is in 1923 qu ' it is given in state and equipped with modern equipment, it counts a hundred rooms then.

The new ones put on sale in 1934 per 3.500.000 F.

In 1960 the Cannes-native architects Jannine Robert and Leo carbonel divide it in apartments.

The architectural description of the base merimee is the following one:

In its forms, the hotel east composes of a large body of 130 m length building which for half opens on a terrace resting on arcades (see photo air total and view from above of Odette).

The entry is done by a semicircular porch (see photo), decorates of a marchioness and surmounts by a metal veranda covered in terrace of approval, in a fore-part whose frontage ordonnancee is bored of 3 loggias forming an ordinance of rhythmic spans on the last level.

Two other of the same fore-parts compositon but of only one span are intercalate in the right part of the southern rise in the building.

All these fore-parts are covered with roofs in house. The regular garden is a whole of terraces bordered of balustrades which extend to the foot from the hotel.

A staircase in monumental iron-have-horse goes down towards the floors constitute parts of grass parsemees of phoenix canariensis, chamoerops humilis, jubea chilensis, orange trees and aloe.

A sinuous avenue leads to the terrace which precedes the entry by the hotel. A tennis was transport in the east in the part today alienee.

travellers hotel currently says Continental Hotel, Residence Park Continental
(travellers hotel currently says Continental Hotel, Residence Park Continental, cannes)


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

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Location and general information

  • identifier : 6446
  • item : hôtel de voyageurs dit Hôtel Continental, actuellement Résidence Parc Continental
  • Location of the building :
    • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
    • Alpes-Maritimes
    • Cannes
  • Address : 3 place Stanislas
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 6029
  • Zip code of the municipality : 06400
  • Order in the communal list : 74
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 3 names :
    • hotel
    • hotel travelers
    • hotel traveler
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : restored

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 19th century
    • 4th quarter 19th century
  • Years :
    • 1880
    • 1960
  • Investigation : 1983
  • Date taken into account : 2001/02/08

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 6 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • coating
    • ashlar
    • cement
    • metal
    • stone
    • masonry
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 5 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • rump
    • pavilion roof
    • terrace
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is flat tile mechanical
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors : 4 type of floors in this manual :
    • stage base
    • ground floor raised
    • 3-storey square
    • rez-de-chaussee
  • Stairs : 3 types of stairs have been cataloged in this monument, stairs are of type :
    • masonry
    • staircase isolated
    • iron staircase horse-
  • Decoration of the building :
    • No information about decoration.
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology : The typology consists of 7 elements
    • eclectic to classic trend
    • cornice
    • loggia
    • balustrade
    • covered porch terrace accreditation
    • veranda
    • marquise
  • Plan : 2 types of plan in this building
    • regular plan
    • regular garden

Monument and history of the place

  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :
    • Any particular element of the building is subject to protection in our database.
  • Constituent areas : 9 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • terrace median
    • basin
    • garden
    • avenue garden
    • terrace
    • independent staircase
    • tennis
    • stairs
    • Avenue
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • This building has been assigned the following use : building

Other

  • Other : 2 various other information are available
    • private property
    • region provence-alpes-Côte d'Azur
  • Picture : ce5dd6f01ac6f0f84327b5041eea783d.jpg
  • Authors of the survey MH :
    • Fray François
    • Mondon Camille
  • Mérimée reference : IA06000505

Men involved in this construction

Contributions documentaries made by visitors

Travellers hotel currently says Continental Hotel, Residence Park Continental, French Heritage monument to Cannes. Picture of odette
hôtel de voyageurs dit Hôtel Continental, actuellement Résidence Parc Continental, cannes
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Travellers hotel currently says Continental Hotel, Residence Park Continental, French Heritage monument to Cannes. Picture of odette
hôtel de voyageurs dit Hôtel Continental, actuellement Résidence Parc Continental, cannes
Travellers hotel currently says Continental Hotel, Residence Park Continental, French Heritage monument to Cannes. Picture of odette
hôtel de voyageurs dit Hôtel Continental, actuellement Résidence Parc Continental, cannes
Travellers hotel currently says Continental Hotel, Residence Park Continental, French Heritage monument to Cannes. Picture of odette
hôtel de voyageurs dit Hôtel Continental, actuellement Résidence Parc Continental, cannes
Travellers hotel currently says Continental Hotel, Residence Park Continental, French Heritage monument to Cannes. Picture of odette
hôtel de voyageurs dit Hôtel Continental, actuellement Résidence Parc Continental, cannes

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