Ste Maxime is packed with great restaurants, bars, plenty of shops and activities for everyone…
The terrace is the best spot to soak up the sun and relax
Ste Maxime is packed with great restaurants, bars, plenty of shops and activities for everyone. Cherry Beach, is family friendly, a 2 minutes walk from the villa, offering fantastic restaurants, bars and & water sport facilities.
Ste Maxime has a beautiful golf course, tennis courts, casino, water park, a tree adventure track course, cinema and library.
Rest, Relaxation and Fun: There is a hotel with Thalassotherapy facilities close by for relaxing and pampering.
The terrace is the best place to soak up the sun and relax. There are many areas around the villa which ensures privacy.
There is a lovely protected headland (Point de Sardinaux) with views of The Bay of St Tropez to St Tropez town, where you can walk and sit on the beach. There are protected plants and a WW2 gun bunker.
St. Tropez with its glitzy night life, bars and restaurants can be reached by ferry from Ste Maxime harbour. Pampalone Beach with its famous beach bars – Club 55, Tahitti and Nicky Beach are all a drive away.
There are many restaurants to suit every budget.
There is a water park in Ste. Maxime and a larger one in Frejus. There is also a Tree Adventure Track in Ste Maxime and a cinema and library.
All the towns have open air market days and some places have Artisanne markets. Ste Maxime has many shops to suite all budgets. St. Tropez has all the designer and more modestly priced shops.
There are many golf courses close to the villa.
Cherry beach (2 mins walk away) is a large sandy beach where there are many activities. There are jet skiis for hire with organised excursions every day. From Ste Maxime and Les Issambres harbours there are ferries to St. Tropez regularly and other boat trips to Cannes, Nice and various places of interest. During high season there are spectacular firework displays all along the coast. Boats are available for rent from Ste Maxime harbour. You can learn to dive or get your boat handlers licence training from there. For the less energetic there is a diving belle which takes you along the harbour wall to see the fish.
All types of water sports are available within 5 km of the villa. There are tennis courts near the villa with some being flood lit. Most clubs offer coaching.
There are lakes near Roquebrune for fishing. The mountain terrain behind St. Maxime is popular with cyclists and walkers. St. Tropez coastal walk is spectacular.
On August 15th to celebrate the Americans landing on Cherry Beach at the end of WW2 there are numerous parades in period dress in Ste. Maxime and other nearby towns, and there are spectacular firework displays – Ste. Maxime, Port Grimeau, St. Tropez simultaneously. There are boats for hire or the ferry which cruise in the Bay of St. Tropez during these displays.
At the end of September is ‘Les Voiles de St. Tropez’ where sailing boats of varying sizes race. It’s spectacular to hire a boat or to take the ferry and cruise amongst these beautiful competitors. The atmosphere is electric and festive as liveried crews prepare to sail 90 foot classic racing sail boats. The boats can be seen from our terrace. Why not look on with a glass of champagne or Pimms in hand.
Cannes is about a 40 minute drive away and convenient for the Film Festival.
Nice, the 3rd largest city in France has everything from art galleries, concerts to open air markets.
Monte Carlo and Italy are about 2 hrs away.