The place :
Along with its small picturesque villages such as La Cadière d'Azur and Castellet, Bandol's inland has one of the French Provence's most typical village. Going to Bandol is to travel to its universe of scents of herbs and fruits and vegetables; of the sun that floats above the markets and gives all its taste to the provencal cuisine. In this terroir you can also find the famous Bandol wine farms.
On the coastline of this region to the far south of France, one can find Bandol's Thalasso Spa Centre, a resort of very high standard. Between Marseilles and Toulon, on the French Riviera, this small village of the Mediterranean will undoubtedly charm you.
Calm and restful during winter and very lively during summer, Bandol is the ideal place for a relaxing stay. The location of the wellness institute, facing the Renecros Bay, along with the sweetness of the weather of the Var department and the beautiful environment should provide you with a relaxing and out of the ordinary stay. Enjoy your holidays in France, in Bandol to simply relax and work on your well-being only... Hotels and residences :
Hotel "Ile Rousse"
This 5-star hotel of Bandol is ideally located on the crystalline shores of the Cote d\'Azur. It offers 53 rooms and 2 spacious suites that are all very bright and relaxing.
All rooms feature the following: bathroom with separated WC, satellite TV, safe, mini-bar, air conditioning, terrace or balcony, telephone and a WIFI internet connection. Also at your disposal: a valet parking service with garage.
You shall enjoy the luxury hotel\'s décor very much: refined woodworks, ancient furniture, engravings, delicate draperies and precious fabrics. Every detail has been thought of and arranged to make your stay unforgettable.
Check-in is as from 3pm and check-out by noon on the day of your departure.
Children under 2 years old can stay in their parents room -free of charge (plus breakfast). Baby\'s cot available on demand.
Pets are allowed in the hotel, with a surcharge. Restaurants :
Restaurant "Les Oliviers"
Next to the pool, this restaurant offers a renown gourmet cuisine, rewarded by the best tourists guides. The Chef's cuisine puts forward the best products of the Mediterranean; fresh fish, basil, olive oil... All the Provence's flavors are to be tasted for a sunny culinary festival.
Note that a healthy menu, as delicious as the normal menu, is also available. Do not miss the delicious vegetables cocktails full of vitamins.
Restaurant "Le Petit Navire"
This restaurant is located on one of the hotel's private beach. You shall taste there a large variety of salads and sandwiches served in a fast-food manner but still very tasty.
Open between May and September.
Restaurant "La Goelette"
This restaurant located on the beach at the foot of the hotel, will charm you with its décor of exotic wood, perfect for relaxation. The menu offers a large variety of provincial products: fish, lobster, barbecue...
Note that some asian dishes are also proposed to give a different exotic touch to your holidays.
The restaurant is open between May and September. Sports and Activities :
At the Hotel:
Enjoy the outdoors, sea water pool and the solarium that seem to be diving straight into the transparent waters of the Mediterranean, on the Cote d'Azur.
The hotel also features two private beaches (with sun beds and deck-chairs between Easter and September). You shall thus enjoy some sea time.
Outside the Spa Hotel:
All of the French Provence's beauties are to be discovered under the Cote d'Azur sun.
Do not miss the Porquerolles Island, Port-Cros and the Cassis Calanques. These natural sites are simply gorgeous.
Also to be seen there are some small medieval villages and their typical provincial charm, along with a famous wine estate and, of course, the beautiful sights of the Cote d'Azur.
Finally, for a nice escape, why not go to the private island of Bendor? Easily accessible by boat (7 min from Bandol), you will undoubtedly enjoy the charming island free of cars and simply ideal for relaxation and resting.
You shall be able to enjoy tennis, hiking, cycling and other nautical sports as well.
If you are a nature lover, discover the Sanary Zoo and its garden on Bandol's heights. There you shall be able to enjoy the sight of several protected species.
And while you're at it, why not visit a French Provence's wine estate and taste some of France's best wines? With moderation, of course... Access :
Marseilles/Bandol : 45minsBy train
Paris/Bandol's Train Station (on the Marseilles-Toulon TGV lane): 4h20By plane
Marseilles-Provence's airport : 45min away from the hotel
Toulon-Hyères' airport : 40min away from the hotelBy boat
The Bandol Marina has 1600 spots.