Tucked in the hillside above the Gulf of Saint Tropez, Les Trefles enjoys an idyllic location with lush greenery, serene outdoor space and all the glamour of the famous Côte D’Azur not far away.
With its terracotta orange walls, white pillars and palm trees there is no mistaking the Mediterranean feel of this charming villa. The verdant garden, grassy lawns and colourful flowerbeds add to the serene setting and make spending time outside completely blissful. Whether soaking up the sun from a lounger on the south-facing terrace or curling up with a book in one of the shaded seating areas, it’s a wonderful environment for relaxing. Plus, there’s a large pool for taking refreshing dips when the heat gets too much!
The villa’s interior is just as appealing, with a warmly decorated living room featuring comfy sofas and a TV, perfect for unwinding in the evenings. This cosy, calming feel extends to the villa’s four lovely bedrooms, which sleep up to 8 guests. The living room opens out onto the terrace where there is a large outdoor dining table, perfect for eating al-fresco after cooking a delicious meal in the kitchen or firing up the barbeque.
Some of the area’s nicest beaches are within easy reach of Les Trefles, including the main beach at Port Grimaud. Just a 10-minute drive away, this beach features soft sand and warm turquoise water as well as a variety of water sports to try your hand at, including jet skiing, paddle boarding and sailing. Port Grimaud is a lovely town to visit and is filled with pretty pastel-coloured houses and cafes built around a network of canals and connected by little foot bridges.
Plage de la Croisette is another beautiful beach just outside the enchanting town of Sainte-Maxime. Spend the day swimming in the crystal-clear waters here before exploring the town’s lively street markets and dining in one of the good-quality restaurants.
The fashionable town of Saint Tropez is just a 15-minute drive from the villa. As well as glitzy boutiques, luxurious bars and high-end restaurants, there is a charming old town with ancient buildings and winding streets to discover. Plage de Pampelonne is a stunning stretch of beach just outside Saint Tropez, popular for its azure waters, golden sand and picture-perfect setting.
And it’s not just the coast that is a top attraction here. Walkers and cyclists will delight in the hiking trails paths and biking tracks of the Massif des Maures.
Perched above the Gulf of Saint Tropez, Les Trefles is ideally placed for exploring all of the delights the Côte D’Azur has to offer including glorious beaches, pretty fishing villages and glamourous towns.
Port Grimaud is just a ten-minute drive from the villa and is a lovely town to explore. Featuring pastel-coloured houses built on a network of canals with yachts moored outside the front doors, it’s a picture-perfect town often referred to as the Provençal Venice. Flower-filled squares add to the colourful scenery and a few cafes line the streets, which are linked by foot bridges.
Plage de Grimaud is the nearest beach to the villa and its golden sand and azure water make it a fantastic place to spend time. Various watersports are also available to try here including diving, jet skiing and sailing.
Saint Tropez can be reached by car in just 15 minutes or, alternatively, by ferry from Port Grimaud for a more scenic route to the famous town. Arriving by boat also gives you the chance to properly admire some of the impressive yachts coming in and out of the marina. Known for its fashionable crowd, high-end boutiques and expensive restaurants, Saint Tropez also boasts a charming old town as well as a stunning beach. Just outside the town itself, Plage de Pampelonne is a popular sandy beach where you can also go paddle boarding. There are a number of summer beach clubs here including the exclusive Club 55 where you can sip cocktails and unwind. Also on the outskirts of the town is the Golf Club Saint Tropez, an exceptional golf course with luxury facilities sure to delight keen golfers.
The laid-back town of Sainte-Maxime is also worth a visit. A former fishing village, it has retained much of its character and is less flashy than some of its neighbours along the coast. Explore its winding cobblestone streets, traditional cafes and bustling street market. There’s a sandy-pebbly beach in the town centre and a little further out you’ll find the bigger Plage de la Croisette complete with sun-loungers, umbrellas and good facilities. One of the nicest beaches in the area is Plage de la Nartelle. North of Sainte-Maxime, the water sports on offer here, as well as the crystal-clear sea, soft sand and family-friendly facilities, make it popular with tourists and locals alike.
Away from the coast you will find that the area also has much to offer walkers and biking enthusiasts. The trails and hiking paths of the Massif des Maures lead to some incredible views and charming hilltop villages including La Garde-Freinet, a quintessentially Provençal village and Collobrières, where you can sample some delicious sweet chestnuts.
The medieval village of Grimaud contains a picturesque mix of old and new buildings as well as castle ruins and is just a 15-minute drive from the villa. Ramatuelle is another ancient village in the area, as is Gassin which offers wonderful coastal views from its rocky summit.
At Excellence Luxury Villaswe pride ourselves on going that little bit further for our guests. From private chefs to babysitters we can help you arrange those little extras that make it a truly memorable holiday. Simply fill in the
concierge request form or contact Excellence Luxury Villas Concierge Team who will be happy to help. We can typically help you arrange any of the following:
- Maid service/extra cleaning
- Private chef/cook/catering
- Welcome hamper/pre-stocked fridge
- Local day-trips or tours
- Airport pick-up/drop-off
- Babysitting/childcare services
Simply fill in the concierge request form or contact Excellence Luxury Villas Concierge Team.
Please note that all extras are subject to availability and must be requested in advance of the holiday (prices on request). Due to some rural/remote locations, not all services will be available at all properties. However, we will always do our best to fulfil your requests!