Why buy a villa in Saint-Tropez?
There are a thousand good reasons to buy a villa in Saint-Tropez.
A privileged geographical location
Located on the peninsula of the same name, Saint-Tropez sits in a preserved setting, whose only neighbouring villages are Ramatuelle and Gassin. In the heart of the Massif des Maures, Saint-Tropez’s surrounding area has maintained an undisturbed natural aspect: an ideal environment for hiking, walks and views overlooking the Gulf.
But Saint-Tropez is also a leading seaside resort. On the shores of the Mediterranean, the port provides easy access to all the highlights of the French Riviera, thanks to many maritime connections: Sainte-Maxime, Grimaud, Roquebrunes-sur-Argens...
In addition, major roads, such as the A57 and A8, make it possible to travel quickly throughout the French Riviera, or even to go on excursions to Italy or Spain.
Because of its privileged geographical position, Saint-Tropez gives you access to the most dynamic and vibrant places in the region, while allowing you a quick escape to nature. There is an ideal living environment for everyone, whether you are looking for peace in the countryside or a chic and festive atmosphere close to home.
Buying a luxury house in Saint-Tropez is the guarantee of enjoying all the pleasures of the Mediterranean whenever you desire. A walk along the coast at sunrise, a gourmet break in one of the many seaside restaurants, a wild evening in a beach club ... A myriad of activities await you on the peninsula's legendary beaches.
Bouillabaisse Beach, right at the town entrance, is the perfect place to watch the comings and goings of luxurious yachts in the port while enjoying a breathtaking panorama of the Gulf.
In the Ponche neighbourhood, the La Fontanette and La Ponche beaches offer picturesque settings. Accessible only on foot from the port or the Citadel, they enjoy relative tranquillity.
Graniers Beach, a large stretch of sand and rocks, is distinguished by its authentic charm and crystal-clear water that delights swimmers. Thanks to its areas shaded by wild vegetation, it is an amazing place for a picnic or a moment of idleness, all this near the town centre.
There are other magnificent beaches around Saint-Tropez, such as Canebiers Beach, parts of which are protected by the shade of umbrella pines, and sumptuous villas owned by celebrities from all over the world. As for the village of Ramatuelle, it is home to the prestigious Pampelonne Beach, whose restaurants and beach clubs welcome a high-end clientele throughout the year. Not to mention Tahiti Beach with its postcard-like decor and transparent water.
Whether you want to relax in the sun, go on a jet-skiing adventure or take a boat trip, the legendary beaches of Saint-Tropez are full of activities and offer an exceptional panorama.
The village of stars
There are countless celebrities who have fallen in love with Saint-Tropez and its region. In the last century, the most famous painters were charmed by its landscapes, which they represented on their canvases: Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Paul Signac, Charles Camoin...
More recently, many actors, singers and artists from around the world have been spotted on the peninsula: from Brigitte Bardot to Johnny Hallyday, Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Johnny Depp, and David and Victoria Beckham... But Saint-Tropez also attracts famous business people such as Bernard Arnaud, Gérard Mulliez and Vincent Bolloré.
Buying a villa in Saint-Tropez means settling in a town preferred by celebrities, and prized by the greatest French and foreign personalities.
Beautiful villas for sale in Saint-Tropez
Saint-Tropez is full of prestigious properties, all of which have their own charm and individuality.
Of course, moving to Saint-Tropez often means having a magnificent Provencal house by the sea, with its characteristic architecture: a terracotta-tiled roof, white walls, and colourful shutters... Not forgetting their generous lush gardens with views of the Gulf and an in-ground swimming pool.
But the property market on the peninsula is not limited to traditional dwellings. You will also find superb, sophisticated modern villas with minimalist lines, made by the most renowned architects and built with only top-quality materials: Nero Assoluto granite, Vicenza stone...
All these properties offer the high-end amenities you need: luxury bedroom suites, a living room with fireplace, jacuzzi, sauna... And they include a lush garden, surrounded by vineyards and olive trees, where you will enjoy cooling off in your private pool.
And finally, prestigious flats are an excellent alternative to luxury houses in Saint-Tropez. What if you were to move into the wing of a beautiful chateau, with a private glass lift and breathtaking sea views? Spacious flats with a large living room, kitchen, dining room, bedroom suites, bathrooms, and rooms dedicated to staff too.
A luxury house in Saint-Tropez: a privileged setting
The villas for sale in Saint-Tropez are exceptional homes, but the environment in which they are nestled is simply extraordinary. From the sea, vineyards, olive groves and hilltop villages, the peninsula is a preserved place to live, made to relax and enjoy.
As for the old town of Saint-Tropez, it is well worth a visit to see its typical Provencal atmosphere, colourful houses and markets filled with intoxicating and appetizing aromas. It also has a remarkable cultural and historical heritage.
The Musée de l 'Annonciade offers superb collections of paintings and sculptures, mostly made between 1890 and 1950. Overlooking the bay, the Saint-Tropez Citadel is an impressive 17th-century monument, whose dungeon houses the modern and living museum of maritime history. This unique place allows you to discover the saga of the Tropezian sailors who set out to discover Africa, the Far East, or the Cape Horn.
With its unspoilt nature and cultural activities, Saint-Tropez is a modern and dynamic town. The seaside village offers many shops, where independent creators and the most prestigious brands work side by side. Let's not forget the gastronomic restaurants, which offer a modern take on Provencal cuisine to delight the palate of any discriminating gourmet.
Services present in Saint-Tropez
From your luxury home in Saint-Tropez, you have direct access to many services and activities.
Every Tuesday and Saturday, the beautiful Place des Lices is transformed into a large, colourful market. In the heart of the old town, it is the ideal place to discover local specialties, and many artisanal creations: clothing, hats, baskets...
The reputation of Tropezian parties is well established. Buying a villa in Saint-Tropez allows you to be, in just a few minutes, on the doorstep of some of the peninsula's most prestigious clubs: VIP Room, Nikki Beach, Club 55, Gaïo... Mythical places where the biggest stars from all over the world meet in summer.
Shopping enthusiasts in Saint-Tropez will enjoy strolling the retail streets and visiting the many luxury brand shops: Gucci, Dior, Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Fendi, Dolce & Gabbana, Cavalli... You will also find typical Provencal shops, offering Tropezian sandals that have been made to measure for generations.
Enjoying a meal as a couple, with friends or family in the port of Saint-Tropez, is a unique experience. In the town's many restaurants, you will discover exquisite cuisine, ranging from haute gastronomy to Provencal, including modern street food. In a room with regional decor or on a sunny terrace, the town's businesses offer a multitude of atmospheres, from festive to cosy.
With its wide choice of villas for sale in Saint-Tropez, the SGI Estate Agency accompanies you in all your real estate projects on the peninsula.