With your feet in the sand, sipping on a crisp Provençal rosé, there is no better way to spend your summer than on Pampelonne Beach in St Tropez. For years this beach has been the playground of the rich and famous, attracting partygoers and sun worshippers from all over the world! It is truly a beautiful place to spend a day soaking up the sun and living the simple life of luxury.
Here is a taste of a typical day if you choose to charter a yacht in St Tropez! This glamorous location encompasses a variety of attractions from tranquil and pretty vineyards to luxury boutiques, a picturesque port and a dazzling beach! It is no wonder celebrities spill to this lavish location in the summertime, to top up their tans and party at Pampelonne beach.
The French Riviera is one of the most popular places to charter a yacht in the Med, with its quaint villages and stunning bays, you can enjoy a varied trip from Monaco to St Tropez! Travelling along the coast, you will find yourself in a new surrounding each day and what better way to mix up your charter by spending a long lazy lunch in one of the best beach restaurants along the coast. Hire a yacht for the day from Cannes, St Tropez or any of our French Riviera destinations to access the beach clubs in true style.
Eden Plage Mala – located just before Cap d’Ail on the way towards Monaco. Accessible only by boat or two mysterious winding paths it’s the perfect retreat if you’re looking to escape the crowds. Stunning booths under beautiful wooden canopies provide shade and giving a sense of seclusion, whilst the bright colours around give the whole club an energised feel. Fresh fish and lobster every day, combined with the option of either a Swedish or Japanese massage you’ll leave feeling like a new person! Live bands on the weekends mean Eden Plage Mala even offers something for the party-minded.
Paloma Beach. A favourite of the Boatbookings team, Paloma Beach is situated in the beautiful bay of Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat. The dramatic cliff faces create a secluded place to enjoy a relaxing extended lunch and enjoy the crystal clear waters. Simplicity and authenticity is the key here, with fish being the centre of attention, whether it be a whole catch of the day to share or beautifully contemporary seafood dishes there’s something on this menu for every taste.
3. La Guerite. One of our absolute favourite restaurants which we recently visited on Ile Marguerite, just off Cannes. La Guérite offers a beautiful setting where politics, stress and troubles are left behind! La Guerite offers marvellous views of Cannesin a peaceful location on an island where the noise of modern transport is a distant memory. The glorious light underneath the seaweed inspired canopy will put you in a calm and serene spirit whilst you dine on some of the best food on the coast.
4. Club 55is an institution in St Tropez; founded in 1955 by a film crew – hence the name, her white sands were once frequented by Brigitte Bardot. Today hundreds of yachties flock here every summer to enjoy wonderful Mediterranean seafood, market fresh platters and long sunny afternoons at this legendary beach club.
5. Nikki Beach opened in 2002, and since then has become one of the main attractions for the rich and famous. This popular beach club offers chilled champagne, superb cuisine including delicious salads, creative sushi rolls and original seafood entrees accompanied by chilled champagne! With fantastic DJs, exciting events and amazing fashion shows to keep you entertained, there really is no other place like it.
The French Riviera is one of the best charter destinations in the Med thanks to its wonderful variety of ports situated along the coast. From Monaco to St Tropez, you can find beautiful coves, towns, and beaches. Many would argue the best beach being Pampelonne beach in St Tropez, with its gorgeous wide strip of white sand, beautiful waters and plentiful restaurants. It is like being a child in a sweetie shop looking at the wonderful choice of food on offer at this prestigious location. Whilst many of you will be aware of the allure of the most famous Club 55, thanks to the legendary Brigitte Bardot, there are many lesser known restaurants with just as much appeal. One that has recently caught our attention is the super trendy Moorea Plage…
St Tropez is the most sought after destination on the French Riviera. From the pretty quaint port set in the old fishing village to the wide sandy Pampleonne beach, it is easy to see why, as with an abundance of cool, trendy bars, restaurants and beach clubs you are spoilt for choice! We have the ideal yacht, based in St Tropez, to take you cruising to the French Riviera’s finest spots…