Helpful information about accommodation in Cannes.

How do I book my accommodation for the Festival?

Cannes Lions delegates can book hotels and apartments at special rates. Cannes Lions works in partnership with bnetwork. Based in Cannes, they have many years’ experience specialising in hotel management solutions for large scale events.

Once passes have been purchased, you can access the bnetwork website via your account where you can find live availability and book rooms. Please email should you have any questions.

Can I book accommodation before I book my pass?

Cannes Lions offer preferential rates for official delegates only. As such, you will not be able to secure accommodation through Cannes Lions until you have booked your pass.

When do I have to pay for my accommodation?

Payment for your full stay is due as soon as you book online, through bnetwork. You can choose to pay by credit/debit card or bank transfer. Please note that payment for your accommodation is made to bnetwork. This is separate from payment for your pass(es) which is made directly to Cannes Lions.

Is there a minimum night stay?

Yes, most of the hotels and apartments in Cannes do employ minimum night stay policies. Full details of the minimum night stays are listed in our Terms and Conditions.

Can I book my accommodation before I know the names of the delegates who will be going to the Festival?

bnetwork with automatically recognise the name of the Cannes Lions pass as being that of the person booked to stay.  You can still book accommodation if you register ‘Unnamed delegate’ passes.

I've booked my passes but I can't find accommodation that suits my needs. Can you help?

Accommodation in Cannes during the Cannes Lions Festival sell quickly; we highly recommend that you book your pass(es) and room(s) as early as possible to avoid disappointment.  bnetwork have a team dedicated to assisting Cannes Lions clients, if you have any questions please contact them via email at  

Can I book self-catering apartments through the Cannes Lions system?

Yes. Self-catering and serviced apartment are an increasingly popular choice for people looking to stay somewhere with all the comfort of home, and very close to the Palais. bnetwork works with several reputable apartment agencies with many properties in and around Cannes to suit all budgets. 

Do I have to book accommodation through bnetwork?

The best rates and accommodation are reserved for official delegates via Cannes Lions and bnetwork. Please be aware that some fraudulent agencies do operate in and around the Cannes area seeking to take advantage of delegates who do not book through official channels; so it’s best to book through bnetwork.

Still need help with accommodation?

Please contact bnetwork on +33 (0) 497 060 327 or email