Located slightly inland in the bay of St Tropez, La Croix Valmer is a charming mixture of Provence and the Cote d'Azure. This picturesque village is perched at the top of a green hillside, surrounded by fragrant vineyards and overlooking fine sandy beaches. This resort has been awarded a "Pavillon bleu" label for the quality of its water and coastline.
OTHER ACTIVITIES Water sports (sailing, windsurfing, yachting etc). Rambling. Mountain biking. Tennis. Beach volleyball. Swimming pool open from May to September. Horse riding.
PRACTICAL INFORMATION La Croix Valmer is a well-equipped resort and has all necessary amenities/facilities: Shuttle bus service between the local train station and resort. Doctors and pharmacy. Creche for children aged 2 to 5 years. Swimming pool open May to September (inclusive). Resturants serving local and regional specialities. Beaches superviseed during season.
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