If you are searching for somewhere to cosy up during the cooler months, consider St Tropez. Most people think of St Tropez as a summer destination, and although it is a wonderful place to visit when the weather is hot, coming at winter allows you to see St Tropez as the locals do. Wander quiet cobbled streets and soak up the architecture, enjoy the rarity of having the beaches all to yourself, and appreciate the harbour in a new light, without the bustling crowds and with a different set of boats to admire. If you are looking for an off-season let in St Tropez, St Tropez House offers an incredible selection, with properties to suit even the most discerning guests. Below, discover four of our cosiest villas, perfect for a late winter/early spring escape.
Four of the cosiest off-season lets in St Tropez
Villa Las Brisas
Why it’s perfect for colder weather: The ideal villa to stay at during the colder months thanks to its large modern fireplace, spacious living and dining area and professional gym to help you keep warm!
What to expect: This 650 m2 winter rental in Ramatuelle, situated on 4000 m2 of manicured gardens, boasts views over Pampelonne beach, meaning that even if the sea is too cold to swim in it can still be enjoyed. What’s more, the property has a private pool if you do wish to make a splash. With five ensuite bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen and a large living and dining area with striking sea views, there is plenty of space for you and your family or friend group to spread out.. A stunning collection of modern art takes Villa Las Brisas to the next level.
In addition, this winter rental in Ramatuelle has a two bedroom staff apartment on site, as well as an independent guest house with 2 ensuite bedrooms, a large parking area, and a professional gym. Guests at Villa Las Brisas also benefit from use of the professional tennis court located next to the property.
Why it’s perfect for colder weather: Lavish interior design and ample space to lounge or dine while overlooking the sea make this property ideal for cosying up this winter. Located a short stroll away from the beautiful Baie de Canebier, look out for local icon Brigitte Bardot, who lives adjacent to this residence.
What to expect: Welcome to Villa Felicia – a magnificent 450 m2 property located next to the residence of St Tropez legend Brigitte Bardot, in a very private residential area. Just a moment’s stroll from the powdery sands of the Baie de Canebier, this property is also less than a ten-minute drive to the centre of St Tropez. The master suite has two bathrooms, and there are four further bedrooms with their own bathrooms, along with a guest cloakroom. An exquisite Bulthaup kitchen, salon and dining room make up the rest of the interior, which is decorated in calming neutrals. There is a staff apartment onsite.
Outside, the 8000 m2 estate boasts extensive terraces, a 20m heated infinity pool, landscaped gardens and a garage.
Why it’s perfect for colder weather: Positioned within an easy walk to St Tropez centre, Villa Tortue boasts cosy bedrooms and truly breathtaking views.
What to expect: Villa Tortue is situated in the private Domain La Belle Isnarde Saint-Tropez and is within comfortable walking distance to the centre of town. Offering a 270° view out to the sea, this spacious 700 m2 property is the perfect place to watch the world go by. It boasts 3500m2 of private grounds, including a patio, open and closed terraces and a heated swimming pool. Inside you’ll find six ensuite bedrooms, a large, classically decorated living room, a kitchen, a separate staff room, a home cinema system, plus a Hifi music system inside and out.
Why it’s perfect for colder weather: With a roaring fire, chic interiors that are styled for winter, and a full staff to take care of your every need, you won’t ever want to leave.
What to expect: This stunning 400m2 off-season let in St Tropez is found near La Route des Plages, and is just a ten-minute walk to Bouillabaisse beach and a five-minute drive from Pampelonne’s glorious sands. Villa Perla sits within 4,000m2 of verdant gardens, which includes two outdoor terraces for dining and lounging, a veranda and pool area, and a heated swimming pool. Inside, each of the six double bedrooms has its own unique design, with beautifully crafted furnishings in every room and the master boasting a private hammam and jacuzzi. There is also a spacious living area with a fireplace, a professional kitchen and dining area.
The villa is rented with a full team of staff, including a chef, butler, two maids and manager, with a one bedroom staff accommodation on site.