La Capte self-catering holiday rentals are located on a narrow peninsula between Marseille and Nice, in the southeast of Provence. Here you’ll be next to long sandy beach on the Mediterranean, with a host of interesting places to visit within a short drive.
La Capte holiday accommodation is famous thanks to its spectacular beach. It’s long and sandy, but the feature that makes it so special is the complete absence of seaweed underwater. It’s also a fantastic place for children to paddle, as the shore shelves very gently here, creating very shallow water. Close by a range of activities are available – a range of water sports are available at the beach, while you could also rent a bicycle locally and set off an adventure.
The nearest town to holiday accommodation in La Capte is Hyeres, which sits at the northern end of the peninsula and is known for its 19th Century architecture, dating from the time when agriculture, notably the palm tree industry, brought considerable wealth to the area. The medieval centre of the town is particularly attractive - there are a number of churches here, dating mostly to the 1000s and 1100s.
A great option for an excursion during you holiday at a villa in La Capte would be to head for the Iles d’Hyeres, which are set just off the southern tip of the peninsula. The three main islands Port Cros, Le Levant and Porquerolles are all very attractive and worth a visit. Here you’ll find a mixture of unspoiled nature – Port Cros itself is designated a National Park – with stunning beaches to seek out. The most visited in Porquerolles, which features rugged hills and vineyards, and is perfect for exploring by bicycle.
Toulon is easily reached from La Capte self-catering apartments, sitting just 25 kilometres to the west. It’s home to an extensive old town, which takes up a large portion of the city’s waterfront. As a result the harbour and main promenade are excellent spots for a walk.
La Capte self-catering holiday accommodation is set in a region with Mediterranean weather. Conditions here are warm for as many as six months of the year, with highs getting above 30 degrees at times in July and August. The rest of the year brings a mix of mild and pleasant weather.
If you want to get to La Capte self-catering holiday rentals from the UK you could fly to Toulon Hyeres Airport, which is just minutes away and reached with Ryanair or Air France from London City (LCY) or London Stansted (STD).