We have been in Cannes since 2003, serving thousands of guests over the past 12 years, in which time we have worked hard to assemble a team 2nd to none, who are dedicated professionals, all striving to source and maintain the highest quality rentals apartments and Villas and to provide the highest of service and standards

From our friendly consultants to our dedicated Guest Support teams all working from our Central Cannes offices, we will make your stay hassle free, fully supported and above expectation.

Renting thorugh Azure, you are getting more than just accommodation. You are renting peace of mind, full guarantees and full support by hospitality industry professionals

Below and to the right you will find some interesting resources to help you get the most out of our website!

Realtime up to date TWITTER FEED, which shows you what people are talking about RIGHT NOW about our Region, just below you will find a small selection of Videos of our region, and finally below which you will find our latest properties, new properties that we have just taken on.


This is some of the latest reviews coming in from our guests ... All of our guests are invited to leave reviews on both their apartment and on the service they recieved (both positive and negative!). We ACT on the feedback too, feedback is automatically sent to Azure Management, the property owner and we respond to all feedback, particularly the negative ...

New Properties

Victoria 25

  • Type: One Bedroom
  • Town: Harare
  • Area: Newlands

Short Description : Enjoy the comforts when on the go in the quiet leafy burbs yet close to the activity. A 70s house full of charm with the warmth of a thatched cottage and an ancient mystical forest of well thought out trees.... Possibly the oldest red mahogany in Zimbabwe

Maison Bergerie

  • Type: Villa
  • Town: St Paul de Vence
  • Area:

Short Description : This modern two bedroom, two bathroom house is on two levels. On the ground level there is an open plan, fully equipped, kitchen with stools installed for easy eating but there is also a fold out table to be able to dine inside. This nice big living area

Suquet terrace

  • Type: One Bedroom
  • Town: Cannes
  • Area: Center

Short Description : A lovely one bedroom apartment in the heart of the old town in Cannes, set in a quiet courtyard, ideal for a short holiday or for attending one of the many conferences at the Palais des Festivals.

Palais Croisette 5

  • Type: Three Bedroom
  • Town: Cannes
  • Area: Center

Short Description : 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment right in front of the Palais des Festivals, overlooking the steps of the main entrance with also lovely sea views.

Plein Sud

  • Type: Studio
  • Town: Cannes
  • Area: La Californie

Short Description : Lovely studio just above the center of Cannes is the "Basse Californie" area of Cannes, in a quiet secure residence.


Who are you in the team, and who to Contact?



Lao Watson-Smith
Managing Director

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Lao, having studied Computer programming and Business development in London moved to the Cote d'Azur in 2002 to help set up a Property Investment and Managment portfolio in the South of France, particularly Cannes.

Born in the UK but brought up in Zimbabwe, Lao worked in the charitable sector running several organizations in Africa until his interests in Property, Hospitality and Technology led him to develop a group of companies based in the South of France and to create an international team each with a different role!


Lene Nielsen
General Manager


Lene was brought up in Denmark and moved to France in 1990. A few years later she set up her own business as an independent property manager managing large Villas and helping people with relocation to the area.

Having studied marketing and business in Denmark, Lene has invaluable experience regarding this industry. Her role is to oversee all the operational areas of the business from Property Management through to Customer Satisfaction, personnel and everything in between!


Elizabeth Martin
Sales Manager


Lizzy helps customers find the perfect property and takes care of all their needs by understanding them and working closely with our select group of Partners and staff.

She has itimate knowledge of all of our product and service offerings and is on hand to consult with and advise all of our customers to ensure that they get the best out of our systems.

Lizzy is perfectly bi-lingual and was brought up in the Region and her family has always been involved locally in the hospitality sector and so understands intimately the needs of our guests



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