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Best Cocktail Bars in St Tropez
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Best Cocktail Bars in St Tropez

Whether you prefer a long cold Mojito, or you are more into Sex on Pampelonne, you will find plenty of cool bars in Saint Tropez in which to find your favourite cocktail. Saint Tropez is renowned for its great night life and string of exclusive bars, and its choice of cocktail venues close to our portfolio of...

Provencal Delicacies
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Provencal Delicacies

As with many celebrations in France, a large emphasis during Christmas is put on food. But you can forget roast turkey and Christmas pudding if you are spending the festivities in one of our St Tropez House luxury villas this year – unless of course you have brought a few treats from home in your...

Coffee Spots in Saint Tropez
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Coffee Spots in Saint Tropez

France has an unshakeable café culture which means that most French will take at least ten minutes out of their busy day to sit down – and enjoy a short sharp hit of caffeine. There’s no coffee on the run here; but an amiable coffee stop to savour the hot drink and watch the world...

Restaurants Open All Year Round in Saint Tropez
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Restaurants Open All Year Round in Saint Tropez

Saint Tropez is so much more than just a seasonal holiday resort. It has a very active local community, a thriving commercial centre and is surrounded by stunning scenery perfect for walking, cycling and golf making it the perfect place to come on a luxury villa holiday all year round. The town, unlike many other...

The Art of Mushrooming
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The Art of Mushrooming

Clients holidaying in one of our luxury villas for rent in Saint Tropez over the next few weeks should not be surprised if they spot a number of people walking through woodland hugging baskets to their chests. For late September and October are the months of ‘mushrooming’ in the South of France, and weekends for...

A Guide to the Markets of Saint Tropez
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A Guide to the Markets of Saint Tropez

No holiday in one of our luxury villas in Saint Tropez would be complete without a meander around the market, basket in hand to fill up with delicious local produce. The local market is the very essence of French living, with villages and towns the length and breadth of the country erecting stalls at least...

Exotic Flavours Delivered to Your Villa
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Exotic Flavours Delivered to Your Villa

Good cooking, fine foods and exquisite meals are one of life’s pleasures. If you own or rent a villa on the Cote d’Azur or anywhere else in the world for that matter, you may be bored of arriving to find an empty parlour and fridge. Well now there’s a service from Gourmet Deliveries to take...

Ice Tropez
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Ice Tropez

Are You a Lover of French Cocktails? You may have heard of the Sidecar, Serendipiti, the Libertine or the French 75 – all of which pack a lot of punch and are full of flavour – but have you heard of the Ice Tropez? Just as elegant, refreshing and cool as the town which is...

Third Michelin Star for a St Tropez restaurant
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Third Michelin Star for a St Tropez restaurant

Arguably Saint Tropez’s most luxurious hotels was celebrating last month after one of its chefs was awarded a third Michelin star for the culinary masterpieces that he creates in its five star restaurant. Talented chef Arnaud Donckele was awarded the prestigious accolade for his work in La Vague d’Or, La Residence de Pinede’s world-class restaurant...

Arguably Provence’s best known vineyard: Château Minuty
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Arguably Provence’s best known vineyard: Château Minuty

In the summer months the roads between the picturesque hilltop towns of Gassin and Ramatuelle and the golden beaches of Pampelonne below are jam packed with the steady flow of cars, their occupants all craning out of the windows to get the first glimpse of the sparkling Golf of St Tropez. However, in October, the...