St Tropez rose to fame in the 1950’s due to its feature in Brigitte’s Bardot’s successful film “Et Dieu Créa la Femme” (And God Created Woman), and it has since been a hotspot for celebrities, VIP’s and yacht charterers alike. What used to be a peaceful fishing village is now a thriving tourist destination with a diverse array of restaurants, bars and clubs – providing the perfect place to stop on your French Riviera yacht charter holiday!
It is well known by now that the French Riviera is one of the best places in the world to discover classic French cuisine. With the freshest regional fruits, vegetables, meats and herbs (that can be haggled for in the local Forville Market in Cannes) there is no doubt you will enjoy gourmet cuisine on your yacht charter. Yet, there are also some fantastic restaurants in this area that are sure to entice you to step off your yacht for the afternoon, and try some of the local delicacies! Here are some of our suggestions:
Searching for a retreat this summer on the buzzing hive that is the French Riviera? We have just the hotel for you! Villa Mauresque is situated on the edge of the Gulf of St Tropez, nestled away in beautiful gardens deceiving you as to just how much madness surrounds you in the neighbouring towns. This luxury boutique hotel on the French Riviera offers panoramic views which can be enjoyed as you dine on world class cuisine on the outside terrace.
Boatbookings.com Managing Director Capucine was lucky enough to sample the talent menu of the chef, which as you can see looks as good as it tasted! Capucine particularly noted the kind customer service, attention to detail and a discreet and private feel surrounding the hotel. The tranquil gardens were also highlighted as an amazing and rare offering of peace on the coast.
With St Tropez on your doorstep, Villa Mauresque the perfect location to use as a base for your day charter on the French Riviera, and Capucine highly recommends stopping at Villa Mauresque as lunch stop on your Cannes to St Tropez day charter itinerary.
Please contact the Boatbookings.com team for more information on French Riviera day charters.