The Barnes Marseille agency located 384, avenue du Prado presents a selection of prestigious properties in Marseille and its surroundings.
In the Corniche district, the 7th and 8th arrondissements are the most highly prized locations of Marseille, with somptuous villas and residences offering breathtaking panoramic views on the sea, and secure parks.
Elegant private hotels in Monticelli, and vasts luxury Haussman style apartments on rue Paradis, on the Perier district, and the Prado avenue, are part of the prestigious « Golden Square » of Marseille.
Along the sublime seafront, the 8th arrondissement extends towards more picturesque districts of the Pointe Rouge, the Goudes and their renovated ancient fishermen’s houses.
On the opposite side, toward the Old Port, the districts of Endoume, Malmousque, Bompard and Vauban are highly prized by the local and also parisian clients, who are looking for authenticity. Many charming townhouses, surrounding the Vallon des Auffes, are becomming rare and precious properties for sale.
The 6th arrondissement, from Castellane to the prefecture and the courthouse, is the central place where liberal professions, in private hotels and townhouses live together.
In the Old Port, between the 7th and the 1st arrondissements, the city with its ancient buildings in the Quai de Rive Neuve, from the Place aux Huiles, where the Pouillon style buildings reflects the Marseille of Yesteryear, the opening of the MUCEM towards the quays, attracts a more dynamic clientele.
The 12th and 11th arrondissements offer an agreable and natural environnement, especially the St Barnabé, the Trois-Lucs and the village of La Valentine, very attractive residential districts, close to the transports, where the prices are more affordable.
On the seaward side, at the West of Marseille, between the creeks and the fishing port, the Blue Coast (or Côte Bleue), wilder, attracts many locals clients for its close proximity to the airport, or purchasers looking for secondary homes.
Cassis, at the East, is often compared with St Tropez. This fishermen town is famous worldwide, and shows sublime houses with unique and breathtaking views on the sea, from the Calanques to the Cap Canaille, ancient bastides, and wine estates, located at the Janots, a district highly prized by international clients. And then LA CIOTAT and its bay opening beautifully into the Var.