Mandelieu is lovely town with beautiful views of the nature surrounding it, yet very close to big cities. You reach the town with a 10-minute drive down a typical Côte d’Azur hilltop road to lots of great shops, restaurants and even the casino of the Riviera town!
There is a gorgeous sandy beach at La Napoule, only 5 km away and a wide variety of water sports available along the coast at Cannes at a mere 12km away, and is well worth the visit! If you're looking for inland windsurfing, then you can go to the Lac de St-Cassien 23km away, where you can also play golf, tennis, go horseriding and hire bikes! 
For really lovely chic shops and nightclubs, try Cannes and Nice, only a short drive away.

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