Cote d'Azur Villa / St. Raphael
Villa Mauresque,two magnificent villas situated right on the sea-front! Luxury Boutique Hotels.
Perched on the seafront between Cannes and St Tropez the villas were built in 1860 by the architect Chapoulard renowned for his magnificent Moorish villas in the French Riviera.
With breathtaking views of the Mediterranean and the Bay of St Tropez the two villas - one with six bedrooms (Villa Riviera) and Côte d'Azur Villa (ten bedrooms) - are nestled in over an acre of immaculately manicured gardens, home to century old palms and umbrella pines. At the bottom of the gardens you will find a boathouse and private port offering a small motorboat, catamaran, kayaks, water-skis, a windsurfer and a yacht beckoning for a jet set escape along the Côte d’Azur.
Due to its location and exceptional past it is one of the reputable estates of the area open uniquely to a privileged few offering prestige, luxury, comfort and tranquillity. The other guests include international business people travelling along the Mediterranean coast and well-heeled tourists and holidaymakers escaping the city for peace and relaxation, or a romantic getaway.
Each with a unique style of its own the rooms are tastefully furnished boasting beautiful views of the gardens and the Mediterranean. In the Côte d'Azur Villa the rooms are named after famous painters and in the Villa Riviera after famous writers.
The service is relaxed and helpful, the staff aspiring to anticipate your every need. Both villas are entirely renovated and maintained on a daily basis by full time maintenance staff. The villas share a secured car park (14 spaces)
The property is completely closed of to the public and spreads out over 5,500sqm of land. It offers direct access to the sea with around 350m of cost line and a private port with moorings and a boat house containing the following equipment:Kayak/canoe, small catamaran sailing boat, small motor boat 4ch (usage free of charge), water skiing (150 euros per hour), a 6 person boat (150 euros half day, 300 euros full day, without skipper, plus petrol), an 11 person boat with skipper "11 metres, Jeanneau Prestige 34" (1500 euros plus petrol).
The Côte d'Azur Villa has 2,000sqm of gardens, a 60sqm heatable swimming pool and 500m2 of living area. It is composed of 10 lovely rooms all with en suit bathrooms with Jacuzzi baths and/or multi-jet showers and separate toilettes. On the ground floor you will find a fully equipped kitchen, on the second floor, a sauna and a Jacuzzi with a sea view. It also has a pool house (80sqm) completely equipped for "out door living", barbecue, bar, shaded sitting area. The villa can accomodate 20 - 23 guests.
The villas can be rented separately or as a pair, both are very private and well separated from each other by high gates and vegetation. They both have direct access to the sea.
Please contact us for the daily rates of the rooms.
4 Twin bedrooms (2 x 100 x 190) on the ground floor, 4 bathrooms with multi-jet power showers and toilettes. 1 with sea view
1 Double bedroom with a four-poster bed (1 x 180 x 190) on the ground floor, bathroom with Jacuzzi bath, multi-jet power showers and toilettes
1 Suite with a four-poster bed (1 x 180 x 190) on the ground floor, bathroom with Jacuzzi bath, multi-jet power showers and toilettes. Sea view
1 Twin bedroom (2 x 100 x 190) with terrace, bathroom with multi-jet power showers and toilettes. Sea view
1 Small suite (2 x 100 x 190) with balcony, bathroom with Jacuzzi bath, multi-jet power showers and toilettes. Sea view
1 Junior suite (1 x 180 x 190) with a vast terrace, bathroom with multi-jet power showers and toilettes. Sea view
1 Twin bedroom (2 x 100 x 190) in the ground floor with 1 single room on the first floor (90 x 190) for complementary, bathroom with multi-jet power showers and toilettes. Sea view
All bedrooms are conditioned and have a safe, TV-Satellite, Hifi-system, phone
Prices & Service
All the year, a private chef is on hand to cater to your every demand. Continental or British style breakfast is served on your terrace each morning and an impressive lunch and dinner menu is available offering a selection of local specialities.
This service is based on a week-long stay and services may be tailored to your exact requirements during the booking process. Exact services included with each booking will be listed on the Booking Confirmation.
Just 30 minutes from Cannes and St Tropez, right between the two, Boulouris is a small village on the sea front in Provence, 5 minutes from St Raphaël. Perfect for water activities in the summer and only 1h30 from the alpine ski slopes in winter. Boulouris is blessed with many good restaurants and numerous sandy beaches interspersed with secretive rocky creeks. It is close to the volcanic Estérel Massif with its impressive reddish rocks and hills unknown to most tourists.
There are two sandy beaches less than 200 meters on each side of the villa.
Nice airport is 60 km away (45mins)
Toulon airport is 60km away (45mins)
approx. 2.5 km from the port sta.Lucia
Hospital in Frejus is situated at 10 km from the villa
St Raphael (5 minutes away from the village of Boulouris where the villa is) is offers various for different tastes: sailng, diving, golf, parties, fetes, and events.
Even during winter it is a magnet due to its mild climate, its breat-taking views and the special winter light which has attracted many a painter.
The Côte d'Azur is one of the most glamorous summer holiday destinations in Europe. It winds and turns for more than 160 kilometres and is peppered with glittering legends such as St Tropez and Cannes - and idyllic towns above the coast, including Vence and Èze.
Our luxury holiday homes and exclusive villas for rent are staffed and located in the most desirable locations on the Côte d'Azur - in St Tropez and Nice, Cap Ferrat and Cannes, Vence and Ramatuelle and other well-known holiday destinations on France's Blue Coast.
The Côte d'Azur polarises people and opinions like few other holiday destinations in France - the glamour queen of the coasts, synonymous with chic and elegance. The cities that cross it bubble over day and night: luxury shopping, culture, lavish festivities, exhibitions and events, everything is there. Authenticity and the art of living characterise this multi-faceted area.
Countless books and coffee tables celebrated and still celebrate France's Mediterranean coast - the fascination never ends.