Ideally situated on the Gulf of Saint Tropez (50 miles from Nice), Sainte Maxime offers fabulous summer or winter holidays.

During the summer sailing, windsurfing and water sports are available and the sandy beaches are ideal for children.
Out of season the temerature is mild with plenty of sunshine yet the Alps and skiing at Isola 2000 are only two hours away!

The exceptional climate offers around 300 sunny days per year, and with its 11 kilometres of Mediterranean shoreline and winter temperature of 12 to 19 degrees Celsius is an ideal location to enjoy the beauty of this idyllic part of the World.


  1. The most common method is to fly to Nice airport and hire a car.
    Drive west on the A8 motorway for approx 45mins then turn off at Le Muy, ( Take the same junction if driving down from the UK.)
    Then direction Sainte Maxime, another 15mins.
    Once in town head for the sea front and turn left, after a few hundred metres turn left ( opposite the port) and pass the church on the rhs.
    Take the first right after La Cigale restaurant.
  2. There is a bus service from Nice airport every 2 hours via St. Raphael cost 20 euros Journey time approx 2/3 hours.
    Ask for details.
  3. If arriving by train to St. Raphael. Bus every hour with a 40 mins journey time. Alight at the Church / Port. OR take a taxi - approx 60euros and 30mins travel time.
  4. Taxi from Nice airport approx 250 euros although a private service may be available on request for 150 euros.


Sainte Maxime Cottage Location

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