Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild

The magnificent Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild & Gardens in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat is the epitome of French romance. Nestled in the exclusive French Côte d'Azur, it is an iconic venue ideal for luxury weddings and glamorous parties. Every event celebrated at Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild is considered special due to its incredible locale. Whether it is a traditional French wedding, or a Persian wedding or Arabic wedding, Villa Ephrussi is the perfect venue. It provides an elegant combination of French charm with luxury, romance and opulence.

As experienced luxury wedding planners and party planners for celebrations in Cap-Ferrat, South of France and Monaco, we can organise every detail to ensure you have the most amazing event at this sublime hotel. We have arranged weddings & parties across the globe, of all sizes and Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild will be just as special. Logistics are also as important and our team can also arrange transport for you and your guests, to the French Riviera and between the venue and the hotels. 

The Epitome of French Romance

Considered one of the most exceptional wedding venues on the French Riviera, Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild is a historic French seaside villa in the South of France. This authentic, grandiose, rose-coloured villa resulted from the magical collaboration of Baroness Beatrice de Rothschild and French architect Aaron Messiah. Construction of this magnificent structure started in 1905 and took seven years to complete, opening its doors in 1912. France has many historic venues deserving of your luxury event, and Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild certainly fits the bill.

The villa is remarkable, not only for its renowned beauty but also for the nine themed Ephrussi de Rothschild Gardens that surround it. The nine themes are: Florentine, Spanish, Garden à la Française, Japanese, Provencal, Garden de Sevres, Exotic, Rose Garden, and a Stone Garden. The nine gardens are beautifully manicured, allowing you to uninterruptedly admire the spectacular views overlooking Beaulieu Bay and the Bay of Villefranche sur Mer. Overall, the villa is the epitome of stylish elegance, any guest would find unmatched relaxation whilst being transported to a bygone age.

Capacity and Location of Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild

Travelling to Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild:

Situated only a short 30-minute drive from Nice airport, the villa is set in a convenient location. It is also only a 20-minute drive from Monaco Heliport. Alternatively, the location of this venue is only a 5-minute drive from Four Seasons Grand Hotel du Cap-Ferrat and a 3-minute drive from the Royal Riviera Hotel. These are great options if you fancy a change of scenery or need somewhere extra for all your wedding guests to stay.

How many guests can Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild host inside?

  • 230 guests for a Seated Dinner

How many guests can Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild host outside?

  • 300 guests for a Seated Dinner

Wedding at Villa Ephrussi de Rotschild

Experience the luxury of the Belle-Epoque

The spectacular views and outside seating arrangements make Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild a perfect wedding venue for an alfresco summer reception. If you wish, the French Gardens that feature a stunning replica of the Temple of Love in the Grand Palace Trianon Gardens can be set up to create a sophisticated backdrop and a perfect addition to your dining area. For the grandest of entrances, the fountains can also be illuminated and synchronised to a music playlist of your choice and why not Pair this with a spectacular firework show from Villefranche sur Mer for an unforgettable night?

Scarlet will take care of all the planning and details, so just sit back and relax whilst we do the work. Imagine gazing over the Villa’s picturesque gardens, overlooking the emerald blue Mediterranean Sea - being surrounded by your family and loved ones in a truly romantic setting. For a night of festivities in celebration of your marriage, we can transform the patio into a dancing area. The terrace lounge can be rearranged into an entertainment room for children, keeping your entire party entertained throughout the evening.

An Idyllic Location in the South of France

The Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild is located just a short drive away from Monaco. Based on the most exclusive Cap-Ferrat Peninsula, it is the perfect location for extending your glamorous wedding celebrations to the South of France. From 5-star-hotels such as the Grand Hotel du Cap-Ferrat, to sandy beaches on Cannes’ La Croisette, the French Riviera is the ultimate location to enjoy true luxury and enchanting scenery. The French Riviera is renowned across the world for its exclusivity, from authentic French villages to reputable beaches, prestigious nightclubs and designer boutiques, you will enjoy a once in a lifetime experience.

Planning your wedding at Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild

As the foremost luxury wedding planners and organisers in Europe, Scarlet are based between Monaco and London. We also bring world-class cuisine and entertainment from all over the world for a complete celebration. Our work is incredibly bespoke, and our knowledge of the local area and great relationships with local vendors enable us to organise the event of your dreams.

At Scarlet, we will make organising your celebration a straightforward task by fusing all the elements of luxury event planning into one, offering a comprehensive service to ensure that you do not have to do any work leading up to your party or wedding. Start planning your dream wedding at Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild today.

We have many years of extensive experience in organising ground-breaking destination weddings and parties. To discuss hosting your celebration at Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild, please contact us today.