The Esterel – Fayence region of France lies in the Var department in Provence. The region is hugely popular with tourists, as you are wonderfully close to all that has made holidays to the Cote d’Azur so popular from private lets at Cap Esterel or from a self catering property in Fayence, France. With the glorious beaches of the Cote d’Azur just miles away, and the medieval village adorned countryside surrounding you on three sides, private villas to rent in Esterel – Fayence region really are a perfect place to relax and enjoy southern France.
The Esterel Mountains are a perfect place in which to escape to during a holiday in the South of France. Private lets in Esterel and Fayence are perfectly suited to those wishing to enjoy the Cote d’Azur without enduring the hustle and bustle of Provence’s summer crowds. There is nowhere better from which to really get to know the Provencial lifestyle than from private villas to rent in Esterel, Fayence and the surrounding area, with many charming Provencial villages filled with family run restaurants, shops selling local crafts and bustling weekly markets. This is a region thankfully devoid of fish and chip shops, yet brimming with traditional restaurants and locals playing petanque in village squares.
However, despite the relaxed, traditional lifestyles you will undoubtedly enjoy from private villas to rent in Esterel and Fayence, all the tourist facilities you could require are right on hand. There is a large water park locally, as well as many facilities for horse riding, mountain biking, walking and golf in the Esterel – Fayence region, so you shall never run out of entertainment during a family holiday to a self catering property in Fayence, France. The Esterel Mountains are a huge asset for those taking private lets at Esterel for hiking, climbing, mountain biking or riding holidays.
If a refreshing dip in the mountain rivers or communal swimming pools in the region cannot quench your thirst for a refreshing, relaxing dip, the beaches of the Cote d’Azur are well within half an hour of a private villa to rent in Esterel or a self catering property in Fayence, France. The beaches are an enormous source of pride in the area, offering both relaxing days stretched out on the sand and excellent water sports holidays.
Fayence is a beautiful medieval town. Proudly perched on a hilltop overlooking the coast, a holiday rental property in Fayence, France is a fantastic base for exploring the deep gorges, dark, oak forests and dramatic landscapes of the Var countryside, whether you wish to explore on foot, by bicycle or from the saddle. A property in Fayence, France, is a walkers’ dream, and if you would like a day of pure relaxation, the beaches of the Cote d’Azur are just 20km away.
Saint-Raphael is one of the most delightful places to take private villas to rent in the Esterel – Fayence region. Known as the sailing capital of the region, Saint-Raphael has over 40km of coastline, as well as 5 separate harbours in which to moor a yacht. A holiday rental property here is the finest spot from which to explore the coastline from a boat, and if you visit during the summer months, you shall almost certainly get caught up in one of the many festivals, events and celebrations which take over the streets on an almost weekly basis.
Montauroux is a charming little village hidden among the trees of the Var hills. Those wishing to escape the tourist crowds will be more than happy in their little hideaway in Montauroux, just 30km from the coast and just 40km from the southernmost Alpine ski resort during the winter.
Nice International Airport (NCE) receives a great range of flights from the UK, with flights arriving from airports in every corner of the British Isles. In order to really get the best out of a private villa in the Esterel – Fayence region, you should take a hire car from the airport.