Saint-Raphael is a commune in the Var department in the Provence
region in south eastern France
. The closest airport to vacation rental accommodations in Saint-Raphael is about one hour away in Nice
Immediately to the west and north-west of Saint-Raphael lies the ancient town of Frejus
, and together they form an urban agglomeration known as Frejus Saint-Raphael
which is the economic and cultural center of Eastern Var with eclectic apartment rental, condo rental and villa rental accommodations that lie in the arrondisement of Draguignan
. Frejus has 29 protected historic monuments
from Roman and medieval times. Aqualand Waterpark
and the Parc Zoologique
are minutes away from vacation home rentals and offer fun for the whole family.
Vacation rentals in Saint-Raphael are located on the Cote d'Azur and enjoy a Mediterranean climate
with hot, dry summers and mild, humid winters. Vacation rental accommodation in the large seaside resort of St Raphael is situated halfway between Cannes and St Tropez
, at the foot of the Esterel Mountain and Fayence
County. With many sandy beaches, marinas, good shopping, lots of dining and lavish apartment rentals, condo rentals and villa rentals, Saint-Raphael is a popular holiday destination.
The area next to the Vieux Port
with its multistory buildings and historic vacation rentals is the heart and pulse of Saint-Raphael. Apartment rentals, condo rentals and villa rentals are centered around the Promenade des Bains
, a pleasant, wide esplanade with the Plage du Veillat
on one side, and shops, cafes and restaurants on the other side. Walk along the promenade and enjoy the bay and the blue sea with two offshore volcanic rocks. This area is the center of Saint Raphael’s night life with a casino and a lively club scene
Saint-Raphael is classified as a Nautical Station
with sailing, deep sea diving, scuba diving, jet skiing and fishing just minutes from apartment rental, condo rental and villa rental accommodation. Many divable wrecks and underwater archaeology make Saint Raphael a major diving center
. Other activities in close proximity to vacation home rental include horse-back riding, tennis, hiking, cycling, golfing, swimming or just luxuriating around the pool enjoying magnificent views. Charming vacation rental lodging and villas are only a short walk to the old port where you can take a ferry over to St Tropez
Saint-Raphael is a modern town devoted entirely to luxury living and known for its lavish vacation rental properties. Whether you are looking for the ultimate family holiday or romantic getaway Saint-Raphael and the beautiful French Riviera are sure to be a winner destination.