About the home
Nestled in a hilltop with dramatic views overlooking the golf of St Tropez, Villa Tropicale is situated in a private and secure domaine. The villa enjoys beautiful views of the sea and Golf of St Tropez, and the surrounding countryside. It is within easy access of all local amenities, yet set in peaceful surroundings. If you are looking for a relaxing holiday in which to unwind, and soak in the atmosphere of the south of France, Villa Tropicale will not disappoint. Designed in a contemporary style with large open plan living spaces bathed in light and opening up onto magnificent Mediterranean surroundings. The villa is equipped with all the comforts of a modern home, and is available to rent all year round. Although the area is mostly sought after in the months of July and August, the 300 days of sunshine throughout the year ensure that most of the other months when the crowds have disappeared, are even more enticing. You can enjoy Christmas day in the sun on the terrace or at the beach. Early October sees the "Voiles of St Tropez", the world famous sailing regatta. In November, you will enjoy spectacular sunsets over the valley and warm days, and crisp cool nights.
The old town of Grimaud has a small selection of shops and cafes, but there are a wealth of hilltop villages to visit in the area surrounding this modern villa near St Tropez, including the delightful villages of Gassin, Ramatuelle, Plan de la Tour and La Garde Freinet. In summer many festivals and events take place here.
St Tropez is just 20 minutes for a wonderful selection of cafes, shops restaurants and more, as well as a large market on Saturdays. For sports enthusiasts there are a plenty of activities including sailing, wind surfing, water skiing, horse riding, hiking and go-karting. There are beaches at Port Grimaud and Beavallon, but the long sandy beach at Pampelonne is only 20 minutes drive from this modern villa near St Tropez.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Will consider:||Corporate lets|
Nearest amenities: 3km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Unsuitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|Pool:||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General:||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Telephone, Satellite TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||5 Bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 3 en suites, Solarium / Roof terrace|
|Furniture:||Single beds (4), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seating for 10, Lounge seating for 10|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony / Terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
Further details indoors:
This new villa near St Tropez sits on a hillside just outside Grimaud overlooking the Gulf of St Tropez. Designed in a contemporary style with large open plan living spaces bathed in light and opening up onto magnificent Mediterranean surroundings. The tall wide windows on the living area open up on to connecting terraces and offer varying degrees of exposure and cover. These include a loggia, and a kitchen terrace covered by a solid hardwood pergola, which leads to a large pool terrace with an over-flow pool, surrounded by an exotically planted lawned garden. The high ceilings of the interior allow exceptional volume, space and light. All bedrooms have an en suite bathroom and are air-conditioned. Numerous terraces allow for privacy and seclusion. Outside dining terrace facing sea.
Bedroom 1 - double bed, air con. en-suite shower room
Bedroom 2 - twin beds, air con, en-suite shower room, private terrace facing sea
Bedroom (3) double bed, air con.
(possibility to replace dbl bed with cot and child's bed in bedroom 3).
Bedroom 4 - twin beds, air con.
Master bedroom (5) has en suite bathroom - bath, double sink, WC and shower
Bedroom 2 and 4 share family bathroom with WC, shower and sink
Fully fitted individually designed kitchen. Gas hob, electric ovens, dishwasher, double sink, built in fridge-freezer.
Dining area leads to dining terrace facing sea and bay of St Tropez.
Utility Room: Washing machine/dryer, double sink, ironing board, iron, pool towels. Shower cubicle. Door leading to exterior terraces and pool.
Living Rooms:Double reception room with open fireplace. TV area with TV/DVD. Satellite TV -UK free channels.
Large windows opening onto terraces. Underfloor heating in all the living areas.
Covered terrace with seating - views of pool and garden.
Pool terrace with sun loungers and other seating.
Further details outdoors:
Lawned garden, numerous terraces-dining terrace with seating for 10-12 people, seating in loggia (covered terrace), pool loungers for pool area. Overflow swimming pool 11x5. Automatic pool cover. Private electric gate to villa.
Private gated domain.
The villa includes 3 hrs maid service per week, and 3 hours on Saturdays (more than one week rental) for linen change.
Linen change Saturdays.
Large private overflow pool with electric pool cover for security.
Private gated domain.
Strictly no smoking except on the outside terraces.
30% deposit required on booking to secure the villa and balance due 8 weeks before commencement of rental date.
Refundable breakages deposit of £3500 required before arrival, to be refunded within four weeks of your departure (subject to satisfactory property inspection).
The Provence Alpes Cote d'Azur / Var region
Although it provides seclusion, the villa is within easy reach of the best amenities the region has to offer. Whether you desire the privacy of your pool, or the tonic of the beach and Mediterranean sea, one is at hand, and the other is near. The beaches of Beauvallon, including the newly refurbished Beauvallon Beach Club Restaurant and Spa, due to open in Spring 2013, are a 5 minute car ride away, while the famous beach clubs and restaurants of Pampellone are only 20 minutes. The beautiful nearby villages of Grimaud, Ramatuelle, and Gassin offer their own distinct character, with a wide range of seasonal activities, arts, crafts, and cultural, events, while St Tropez still remains undeniably glamorous. Established golf courses are nearby at Beauvallon, St Maxime, and the Golf de Gassin, while ample mooring opportunities for boats at Port Grimaud,and the Marina de Gassin. The Polo club of St Tropez sits at the foot of Gassin, and a heliport is nearby at Grimaud.n just over an hour, and the new airport at Toulon Hyères, 45 minutes away. There is also a heliport in Grimaud with regular services from Nice and Monaco. Paris can be reached in 4 hours by TGV from Les Arcs or Hyères. Nice airport 1 hr 15 mins, and Toulon/Hyeres 45 mins away.
The St Tropez / Grimaud area
St Tropez is just 20 minutes for a wonderful selection of cafés, shops restaurants and more, as well as a large market on Saturdays. For sports enthusiasts there are a plenty of activities including sailing, wind surfing, water skiing, horse riding, hiking and go-karting. There are beaches at Port Grimaud and Beauvallon, but the long sandy beach at Pampelonne is only 20 minutes drive from the villa. During the months of July and August, there are many cultural and musical events in the villages of Grimaud, Ramatuelle and Gassin Golf de Beauvallon (5 minutes drive) Gassin (15 mins) St Maxime (10 minutes drive) St Endroll Golf and Spa resort (40 minutes)
How to get there
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Fly to Nice - Easyjet, British Airways- 1 hr and 15 mins by car.
Fly to Toulon/Hyères - 45mins by car
Fly to Marseille Airport 1.5 hour drive
Car hire available from Europcar, Hertz, all found at Nice and Toulon airports
Station Gare SNCF for TGV in Toulon (45km) or Les Arc Draguignan (45 mins drive)
Activities near St Tropez
Tennis in town
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
Beach or lakeside relaxation
26 Aug 2012
My husband and I stayed in this villa for 2 weeks, together with our grown up children and young grandchildren.
We could not recommend this villa more highly. The villa itself is stunningly... more
|Rental prices originally quoted in: Euros €||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 8|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|May||11 May 13||8 Jun 13||€ 5775||€ 975||€ 975||1 Week|
|June||8 Jun 13||29 Jun 13||€ 6825||-||-||1 Week|
|July and August||29 Jun 13||8 Sep 13||€ 7875||€ 1125||€ 1125||1 Week|
|September||8 Sep 13||27 Oct 13||€ 6825||-||-||1 Week|
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