Chateau Saint-Martin & Spa

Location: Cote d'Azur | France

Price guide: £££££ £100-£200 per person per night

With 14 hectares of fragrant gardens and terraces bathed in sunshine, the five-star Chateau Saint-Martin & Spa envelopes you with its charming tower rooms and romantic views over the hills and coastline of Nice, whilst keeping you hooked with its magnificent history- it was once the former residence of the Knights Templar.
Perfect forHistory-buffs, sun-seekers and those who love a good view.
In the knowFeel like a day at the beach? The chateau has its own private stretch of golden sand along the French Riviera, which you can get to in the comfort of a limousine, where you can spend the day reading a book, dipping into the cool waters or sipping colourful cocktails until sunset.

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  • History & Heritage
  • Luxury Hotel

Hotel Overview


Located on the outskirts of the pretty village of Vence, overlooking the Mediterranean coastline. Within reach of the popular destinations along the French Riviera, such as Nice, Cannes, Monaco, Grasse and Antibes.

Rooms at Chateau Saint-Martin & Spa

Emulating style, sophistication and total luxury, you can choose from the 46 classically decorated rooms, suites and villas. Whether a Junior Suite with a brick arch that leads onto a beautiful terrace or a Honeymoon Duplex Suite in the top of the hotel’s tower, reached by a private spiralling staircase, your room with having lovely views of the lush gardens and green olive groves beyond.

Food and facilities

Created by the imagination of celebrated chef, Jean-Luc Lefrancois, the chateau’s two restaurants are destinations in themselves. The main event for gourmands, take a seat on the sun-baked panoramic terrace and dive into Le Saint-Martin’s Michelin-starred seasonal menu of sea bass in a pistachio crust with Nicosia’s olive polenta and smoked salt roasted saddle lamb with wild mushrooms. Alternatively, you can explore the Mediterranean flavours of L’Oliveraie in the shaded olive grove or have light snacks and smooth cocktails in Le Rossini bar.

Activities at Chateau Saint-Martin & Spa

Entrenched by the green gardens, white wisteria and billowing muslin, the Saint-Martin Sisley Spa is a secluded oasis that only reveals itself as you approach the enchanting summer house. Unwind in the lavender garden’s gloriette before having an all-encompassing body massage to work out any sore or tight spots. With the infinity pool located near the spa, you can almost roll off the treatment bed and into the pool or if you are the more active type, put on your whites and head to the tennis courts to battle the pros.

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