Saint-Raphaël is simply the epitome of luxurious beach resorts and part of the French Rivera. Promising a wide range of activities, from deep sea diving to appreciation of its churches, Saint-Raphaël is the quintessential French holiday. It also boasts rich historical significance, with Napoleon Bonaparte’s arrival, after Egypt, and the Church Notre Dame de la Victoire, with its medieval towers. To fully unwind and explore this coastal town, here are five of the most delightful hotels, geared to making your stay decadently indulgent.
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Heated pool was great for relaxing. Spacious and comfortable rooms, clean, very cozy. Electric charger available. Parking onsite.
Quiet area, well located next to the golf and massif de l’esterel. Close to attractions. A bit far from everything. Some cleanliness issues.
Located conveniently at the base of a golf course, and next to the beaches of Agay, Garrigae Domaine de l'Esterel is simply a treat for those who love summer fun. Its indoor facilities are highly impressive too, boasting a sauna, hot tub and a crystal clear swimming pool, for those who prefer a relaxing stay. Garrigae Domaine de l'Esterel is highly preferred by couples, who appreciate the calm luxury of the hotel grounds, and the opportunity for a romantic walk to the nearby Esterel Hills. The comfortable rooms are decorated in a colourful, Mediterranean style, providing an exotic touch to the holidays spent here.
Quaintly situated between Cannes and Saint-Tropez, the hotel lies in the quiet residential area of Valescure, beside a pine forest. This unique location proves itself to be the best for travellers, who wish to access the many sights and attractions, available in the commune.
Best Western La Marina’s friendly staff will be more than glad to help you plan your stay in Saint Raphaël, with their 24-hour reception. They promise a bustling, activity-filled itinerary with just a 15-minute walk to the town centre and the nearby convention centre. Feast your eyes on the port-side terrace and pamper yourself with the beauty treatments provided. Best Western La Marina is sure to provide a relaxing and warm stay in the quaint commune.
For travellers who are all about conservation and environmental friendliness, fret not! Best Western La Marina is a highly eco-friendly hotel and is completely smoke-free, allowing you to soak in the fresh air of coastal France, while doing your part for the environment.
Best Western La Marina is also highly popular with solo travellers and was rated 8, for a one-person stay, on Booking.com.
Hotel & Spa Brise de Mer, as its name suggests, specialises in making their guests feel pampered and exquisite with its sauna. Great pride is also taken in offering you France’s finest cuisine, complete with a tapas bar that offers drinks, appetizers and salads, accompanied by authentic wines from Provence. Feast on local delicacies such as salmon, croissants and fresh juice, all prepared locally by hotel staff. Besides all this, the quiet location will enable you to escape the rat race and truly indulge yourself.
Hotel & Spa Brise de Mer is located a short 1.4 km (.9 miles) from the Saint-Raphaël Train Station, making it highly accessible for those touring southern France, on a free-and-easy basis. Fear not, non-French speakers! The hotel staff speak fluent English and are of much help.
Address: 45, Avenue du Touring Club
4.08 km (2.6 mi) from Aqualand Fréjus
La Villa Mauresque continues to be one of the top picks in Saint-Raphaël, for accommodation, and it is easy to see why! Rated as the best value in Saint-Raphaël, guests get more for their money with the Villa’s free canoes, kayaks, snorkelling equipment, table tennis and children’s toys. Luxury is also the Villa’s trademark with most of its rooms having a view of the sea and all rooms are equipped with a Nespresso machine, a fruit bowl and free Hermès toiletries.
Excite the foodie in you with La Villa Mauresque’s very own Michelin-star chef, who will cook especially for you, in their on-site restaurant, Bougainvillier. Meals can also be taken facing the seafront with its far-reaching views of the Gulf of St. Tropez. Now, isn’t that the picture of pure relaxation and class?
Deemed “a little piece of luxury” by multiple reviewers of the hotel, this villa is definitely one not to miss when soaking up the sun in Saint-Raphaël!
La Villa Mauresque Hotel
Address: 1792 Route De La Corniche, 83700 Saint-Raphaël, France
Price: from 216 USD
B&B Les Voiles De Valescure takes a different direction from the luxury hotels of the area and instead provides familiar, warm comfort. The owner of the B&B has proven time and again to be a friendly host to his guests, providing French charm and excellent service. The B&B is also maintained to sky-high standards, with beautifully decorated rooms that are clean and well equipped. Relax to the fullest with breakfast served right to your room! Now, who wouldn’t want this kind of indulgence?
The beautiful and relaxing outdoors of the B&B are also equipped with pool, sun beds, breakfast table and a bar. These are sure to be great stress relievers for those who want to escape hectic schedules! With Nice and Cannes nearby, the B&B Les Voiles De Valescure is a great gateway for you to extend your lovely French holiday. Rated 9.5/10 on Booking.com, it’s clear that the B&B Les Voiles De Valescure is a crowd favourite!
Address: 206, Avenue Des Collines De Valescure
7.4 km (4.6 mi) from Aqualand Fréjus
The very best accommodation in Saint-Raphaël
Be sure to take advantage of the luxurious facilities in these suggested destinations, in order to enjoy coastal France at its very best! These hotels take pampering to an all-new level, so don’t miss out!
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