Referred to as one of the top five most glamorous vacation spots, St. Tropez has long been known for its beautiful white sand beaches, cultural opportunities, dining venues, nightlife, fashion sense and, of course, as the playground of the rich and famous.
The stunning blend of vineyards, pine groves and famed sunshine have inspired works by painters such as Matisse, Bonnard and Seurat. Cultural opportunities abound and the architecture, history and art are worth a visit in themselves. Provencal cuisine, accompanied by a glass of burgandy or bourdeaux from a local vineyard, makes St. Tropez a gourmands' choice as well. For families, the laid-back lifestyle, lovely beaches and cultural opportunities make St. Tropez a choice vacation destination.
St. Tropez beaches are located along the coast in the Baie de Pampelonne, fronting crystal blue Mediterranean waters. Pampelonne offers several beaches along its five-kilometre shore. Water sports enthusiasts will easily find opportunities for windsurfing, sailing, power boating, jet skiing, water skiing and scuba diving. St. Tropez's harbor is famous for hosting the yachts of the wealthy and celebrated, and St. Tropez is home to several famous regattas. Internationally renowned clubs and hotels abound in the small town. The graceful countryside surrounding St. Tropez hosts a number of luxury villas.
Despite its popularity and reputation as a glitzy vacation destination, St. Tropez remains a Provencal village and a wonderful vacation destination for travelers of all stripes. LaCure provides a fabulous selection of private villas to meet the needs of those traveling for romance, for celebrity spotting, for relaxing, for soaking up culture, or for a family vacation.