Superbly situated by the beach, our ground-floor property is located at Marine de Cogolin, a short drive from the beautiful town of St-Tropez and St-Maxine and minutes from the neighbouring resort of Port Grimaud.
Our charming apartment is the perfect spot - well located for the local shops, bars and restaurants, historic local towns, the scenic coast, stunning beaches and beautiful countryside. Five minutes stroll away is a marina with a selection of restaurants, a small supermarket and bakery.
The well furnished and airy, our apartment offers comfortable accommodation, modern facilities and is situated on the stunning Gulf of St-Tropez.
Comfortably sleeping four people, the ground-floor apartment consists of one double bedroom, a single room with bunk beds, plus a sofa bed situated in the living room. In addition, a travel cot is available on request.
The main living area is light and spacious with patio doors leading to a private terrace and garden (which leads to further gardens and the beach) which has with seating for four.
The space contains two sofas, a dining table seating 5 and plenty of storage space. It also boasts a large kitchen area which is well equipped with a fridge, oven, electric hob, toaster, microwave and dishwasher plus cooking essentials and crockery and utensils. We also some leave basic food stuff which our guests are able to use. Our guest may also have use of an iron and ironing board, vacuum and hair dryer.
To the front and back of the property are large terraces with small gardens – combining safe play areas and secluded spots – perfect for breakfasting or dining in the evening.
You can access the entire apartment and the gardens front and back. Our guests also have use of the pool area (with Lagoon pool and children's pool) and tennis courts (rackets and balls provided).
The apartment is ideally located close to the heart of the picturesque Marines de Cogolin – an attractive marina village on the Gulf of St-Tropez. The marina boasts several child-friendly restaurants catering for all tastes as well as a small supermarket, a pizza takeaway and boulangerie.
A large shopping mall with Hypermarket Geant, a bakery, banks and restaurants is minutes away by car.
If there happens to be a problem - which we hope there is not - our French and English speaking key holder is on hand to help our guests. I will contact her if there is a problem that needs attention.
Bateau vert ferries to run to St-Tropez from Marines de Cogolin. Buses also run to St-Tropez, Port Grimaud and St-Maxine. There is also a bike path and locally bikes can be hired on a daily or longer term basis.
St-Tropez : Just a 5-10 minute drive away, or short hop on the ferry, from the apartment, you will discover the many attractions of St-Tropez – the narrow streets of the historic old port, busy waterfront cafes and restaurants, lively nightlife and people-watching that have made this resort one of the most famous in the world. The twice weekly market (Tuesday and Saturday) is famed for its fresh local produce and crafts.
Port Grimaud: Located less than a kilometre from the apartment is Port Grimaud – a resort that wonderfully captures the atmosphere of a traditional Mediterranean fishing village. Its network of canals creates an atmosphere reminiscent of Venice with pretty streets and waterways thronged with sidewalk cafes, boutiques and restaurants. There is also a sandy beach offering a range of watersports.
The Cote d'Azur: For those seeking a little relaxation, the local hills inland hide a simpler life – the picturesque hilltop villages of Gassin, Grimaud and Ramatuelle are very close.
A great number of day trips are possible along the coast to St-Maxine, Cannes, Nice, Antibes, Toulon or Monte Carlo. There are also some of the Riviera's finest beaches a short dive away.
Provence is strewn with medieval villages, olive groves and lavender fields – a little research or exploration can be immensely rewarding.