Saint-Tropez, the famous town of Var, is nowadays internationally renowned. Initially a citadel and then a small fishing village, the city has become a luxurious, dynamic and famous seaside resort on the Côte d'Azur. The presence of the jet set has of course led to a lot of media coverage, but other arguments explain this success. Its remarkable harbour and its various beaches ensure a strong seaside tourism in this charming city of Provence. Culture and visits are also there thanks to the rich historical past: the citadel of Saint-Tropez is one of the most visited monuments of the Var. And at the foot of the ramparts, do not miss the exceptional sight on all the bay of Saint-Tropez!
Visit the city of Saint-Tropez, you will be conquered by the charm of this southern city. Pretty shops, cafés and restaurants follow one another in small, rural lanes. Take time to walk along the old harbour, along the terraces. To be seen in the early morning or at the end of the day, when the light is most beautiful. Stop at Sénéquier, the emblematic café of the port of Saint-Tropez, and contemplate this magnificent landscape while sipping a drink. And to stay, choose a luxury hotel in Saint-Tropez.
Saint-Tropez is also known for its beautiful beaches: the beach of Pampelonne, which you can reach by the coastal path, is splendid: fine sand and turquoise waters are waiting for you!
Saint Tropez: mythical city of the French Riviera
The village of Saint Tropez, known since the 1950s as "Saint Trop", is located in the Provence-Alpes Côte d' Azur region in the Var department. The seaside resort is located on the seafront between Sainte Maxime (14 kilometres away) and Hyères (40 kilometres away). Six public beaches along Saint-Tropez. In the old village, you will find the big beach of Bouillabaisse, then you will discover the beach of Graniers, just after the sea cemetery, the long beach of Canebiers, in the eponymous bay, and at the end of the peninsula the beaches of Salins and Moutte. Not to mention the numerous private beaches. By staying in a luxury hotel in Saint Tropez, you will be able to enjoy one of them. This magnificent village has attracted the attention of many painters such as Matisse, Marquet, Signac; great writers such as Boris Vian, Colette not to mention the directors of films and fashion designers... By spending a few days in a charming hotel in Saint Tropez you will undoubtedly also be in love with this spectacular heritage.
Hotel with sea view in Saint Tropez and its gastronomic tables
From your charming hotel in Saint Tropez, you will relax in front of an exceptional panorama: superb bay of Pampelonne, azure sea reflecting all the charm of the Coast, Port-Grimaud, canals lined with coloured houses, without forgetting the song of the cicadas... You will take advantage of your stay in a luxury hotel in Saint Tropez to discover the gastronomy and wines of the region. Treat your taste buds to succulent recipes: the anchovy fillets pissaladière, the ratatouille with its vegetables from the region, the Mediterranean speciality Pistou soup, not forgetting the famous Tropezienne pie made with a thick and light layer of cream between two layers of sponge cake flavoured with orange blossom. All covered with coarse grains of sugar. Several wineries, nestled on promontories, will make you taste red, white and rosé wines to accompany this delicious Provencal cuisine.
Saint Tropez and its cultural heritage
In Saint Tropez, the nightlife is very lively and many parties are organized every evening. Starting from your hotel with sea view in Saint Tropez, you will be able to visit museums and remarkable places making the richness of the town. The citadel of Saint Tropez dates from the XVIIth century. It includes an entrance with curtain wall, a hexagonal dungeon and a large bastioned enclosure. Located on the peninsula of Saint Tropez, the Château de la Moutte now belongs to the commune. The property extends to the sea. It is surrounded by a botanical park. In Baroque style, the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption was built in 1784. Inside, you will discover woodwork and sculpted statues, the bust of Saint Tropez and a magnificent organ renovated in 1990. At Maisons des Papillons, more than 35,000 butterfly specimens are collected, a collection that is unique in the world.