Grimaud villa holidays, Cote d"Azur Holiday rentals - villas & holiday homes to rent in Grimaud

Grimaud is a medieval hilltop village on the spectacular Côte d'Azur. The village is surrounded by the foothills of the Maures mountain range, oak forests and chestnut trees and overlooks the Gulf of Saint-Tropez just 5kms away. Grimaud is made up of the main village with the castle as the focal point plus several hamlets that join together through a network of narrow cobbled streets. When wandering around this maze, you will discover fantastic cafes, restaurants and artisan shops.

In just a few minutes by car, you can be at Port Grimaud. This stunningly beautiful resort is known as mini Venice due to its network of waterways. The white sandy beaches are fabulous and perfect for swimming and watersports. Away from the beaches, there are plenty of great walks ranging in length and difficulty along the protected mountain range called Massif de l'Esterel giving panoramic views of the coast.

At a glance...
Bars & restaurants 50+
Water sports
Walking trails
Boat trips
Family friendly
Car recommended
Nearest beach Port Grimaud (5kms)
Nearest airport Nice (70kms)
Nearest train station Saint-Raphaël (47kms)

Featured villas for rent in Grimaud

Walking around the pretty town of Grimaud is very plesant and you will see traditional stone and slate holiday homes, some of them dating back to the sixteenth century. Away from the centre and dotted around the hamlets, the stone villas give way to more modern holiday rentals, many having private swimming pools.

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Things to see and do in and around Grimaud

A self catering villa holiday in Grimaud offers the best of both worlds being in the foothills of the Maures mountain range and yet close to the gorgeous sandy beaches, watersports and lively nightlife. The local area is packed with things to see and do and renting a villa or apartment provides you with the freedom and flexibility to explore the region at your own pace.

A few suggestions...
A day in Port Grimaud and take a scenic boat tour along the waterways
Take a walk along the mountain trails of the Massif de l'Esterel
Discover the treasures of Chateau Grimaud
Relax on Grimaud beach and try some watersports
Take the ferry from Port Grimaud and spend a day in St Tropez
With a car, you can drive to the spectacular Verdon Gorge
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Our view on Grimaud

Grimaud is the perfect location on the French Riviera to rent a holiday cottage. Fantastic restaurants, great beaches, stunning countryside and packed with history and culture.