Nestled in the heart of Cote d’Azur, Peymeinade is a small French village that is stretched over hills and valleys towards the Siagne River. With spectacular views, a splendid pine forest backdrop, and easy access to the popular French Riveria, Peymeinade villas are perfect for a relaxing family holiday.
The small town of Peymeinade is easily explored on foot. Each Monday there is an open-air market near the Church St. Roch. Here visitors can buy local crafts as well as local produce such as wine. There are also good restaurants, one of the best butcheries in the region and shops selling ready cooked meals for those renting self-catering villas in Peymeinade.
During the summer Peymeinade hosts a variety of festivals and celebrations. In July there is the “Jazz in Peymeinade” festival, which is held in the Daudet Park. In August there is the Aiolo Celebration, which pays tribute to a Provençal garlic-based dish that can be sampled at local restaurants.
The area around Peymeinade has well marked walking and cycling paths. The region is home to the “Balcony of the Cote d’Azur”, a hiking trail that traverses diverse landscapes. It is an excellent way to discover the beauty of the area.
For those wanting to take advantage of the summer sun and warm Mediterranean water, there are beaches at Cannes, Juan Le pins, Mandelieu, St. Maxime, Les Isambre and Frejus, all within 30km of Peymeinade accommodation.
Peymeinade is perfectly located to take advantage of the French Riviera without the high prices. The famous beach resort of Cannes is only 20km away. One of the most popular holiday retreats in Southern France, Cannes draws visitors from across the world. The city is famous for its luxury shops, high-end restaurants, impressive villas, as well as the famous Cannes Film Festival and is a must see for those on a Peymeinade holiday.
The port town of Antibes is located further along the coast, 30 minutes away from Peymeinade accommodation. Here you can visit the Picasso museum in the ancient Grimaldi castle, as well as beautiful sandy beaches that aren’t as crowded as Cannes.
The town of Grasse, known as the perfume capital of the world, is only 5km away. It has beautiful architecture and excellent museums. There is also a theatre and Casino for visitors looking for some evening entertainment.
The Mediterranean climate of Peymeinade is warm, sunny and dry. Average summer temperatures reach 30°C, while winters are cool and wet with daytime temperatures sometimes dropping to 5°C.
Nice International Airport (NCE) is 35 minutes away from holiday cottages in Peymeinade. Easy Jet run the majority of cheap flights from the UK, but there are other airlines that offer flights daily to Nice from airports across the UK.