Grimaud

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Grimaud
TownGrimaud
Insee code83068
Postcode83310
Latitude43.2743080
Longitude6.5218650
AltitudeFrom 0 to 503 meters
Surface44.58 km²
Population4211 inhabitants
Density94 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelsCogolin at 2.6 km
Chief townToulon (at 81 km, 57 min)La Garde-Freinet at 6.5 km
DepartmentVarGassin at 7.3 km
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'AzurSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Grimaud is a medieval village which lies on the hills of the Gulf of St. Tropez, in the heart of the Massif des Maures, Var. This small village, it should not be confused with the nearby Port Grimaud (lake city built by the architect Spoerry) has retained all the charm of a medieval town: narrow cobbled streets, Romanesque church, ruins of a 11th century castle, ramparts and renovated historic houses.

Grimaud village, built on a hillside, offering magnificent panoramic views and a relaxed way of life that will delight visitors.


SIGHTSEEING

Grimaud has a long history and a rich cultural heritage:

The castle of the 11th century listed building, owned by Count Senard (world music festival The Grimaldines each summer).

The church of Saint-Michel: 11th century, it was the largest in the region for a long time.

Grimaud several chapels: Chapel of Our Lady of Queste, the Saint-Roch chapel and Penitents.

The valley of the Fairy Bridge: walking tour to discover the natural and cultural heritage of the village. Fairy Bridge is an old aqueduct.

From beautiful beaches with public or private views of the village of Saint-Tropez.

Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Grimaud
Leisure centresBeach Beauvalon,   Beach Guerrevieille,   Beach of La Tour,   Beach of Port Grimaud,   Beach of the Cigales,   Golf Course of Beauvallon,   Marina Grimaud I,   Marina Grimaud II,   Marina Grimaud III

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

Salon painters in April and September.

Celebration of wool in May.

Day mill in June.

National Day on July 14.

Day in mid-August the village.

World music festival "The Grimaldines" every summer.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Port Grimaud.

Port and beaches of St. Tropez.

Swimming, water sports.

Hiking and biking in the Massif des Maures.

Sunbathing on the Riviera.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Sea bed discovery divingSports sensationsFrom 28 € to 35 €Fréjus (24 km)
Aoubre, the nature adventureNature and the outdoorsFrom 18 € to 20 €Flassans-sur-Issole (24 km)
Sea trip on a 20 m galleyNature and the outdoorsFrom 40 € to 80 €Fréjus (25 km)
Undersea exploration and flipper toursSports sensations34 €Fréjus (25 km)
Sailing trip on the French RivieraNature and the outdoorsFrom 30 € to 90 €Saint-Raphaël (26 km)

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PHOTOS

The medieval village of GrimaudThe medieval village of Grimaud
 
View of the Gulf of Saint-Tropez from the ruins of the castleView of the Gulf of Saint-Tropez from the ruins of the castle
Church 11th CenturyChurch 11th Century
  

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WEATHER

Monday 20 October
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Tuesday 21 October
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Wednesday 22 October
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RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLes Santons  
9.3
Grimaud
Nestled in the beautiful village of Grimaud, Les Santons the restaurant is the result of a family passion. Opened in 1962, this charming property has become an institution on the Côte...
Located in Grimaud58 € per person 
Provençal restaurantAuberge La Cousteline  
9.1
Grimaud
Discover the Auberge de la Cousteline located in the plain of Grimaud, just 8 km from Saint-Tropez! Discover this inn typical Provence, charm and romantic façade clad in ivy, garden...
Located in Grimaud38 € per person 
Mediterranean restaurantLe Coteau Fleuri
Grimaud
From the room or the terrace of the hotel restaurant Le Coteau Fleuri you can admire the vineyards and the Massif des Maures. Jean-Claude Paillard offers creative cuisine and scalable...
Located in Grimaud51 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Villa with 3 bedroomsVilla Alizé    
9.8
Grimaud
The villa Alizé with its 3 new, very comfortable rooms is situated in a calm area in the Gulf of St Tropez, yet close to the night life of Saint Tropez and its famous beaches of Pampelonne....
Located in GrimaudFrom 80 € to 100 € the double room 
Villa with 3 bedroomsLa Tarentane à Grimaud    
10
Grimaud
Guest house of charm in Grimaud. Pool, garden, terraces. 3 large suites for 2 persons: 30,40 and 50 sqm with private kitchenettes. Villa located 3 km from Saint-Tropez, and 800 m from...
Located in GrimaudFrom 110 € to 150 € the double room 
Farm with 5 bedroomsLe Mazet des Mures    
8.9
Grimaud
An old farmhouse, completely restored, with a new addition. The 6 studios are all different and very comfortable for 2-4 persons. With kitchenette and private bathroom. Terraces. The...
Located in GrimaudFrom 60 € to 100 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 3 personsGites calmes - mas au milieu des vignes  
9.8
Grimaud
Charming rents - golfe of st-tropez. Studio** 35 m² and appartment*** 50 m² independants, south facing, all confort for 2 or 3 persons, with garden founiture on individual terrace,...
Located in GrimaudFrom 200 € to 450 € per week 
House for 3 personsGrimaud - Golfe st Tropez - Maisonnette  
10
Grimaud
Grimaud - Var - Gulf of St Tropez - holiday cottage for 2 /3 persons - Ground level - Terrace - Barbecue - tv - washing Machines - wifi access - Outdoor Playground - Pool tractor -...
Located in GrimaudFrom 200 € to 500 € per week 
Mas for 8 personsAire de Battage (avec piscine chauffée)
La Garde-Freinet
Profit from April to October from this house built on the edge of a chestnut forest near the village of La Garde Freinet. Set amongst the trees with view over the « Massif des Maures...
Located 4.3 km from GrimaudFrom 690 € to 2300 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
248 places over 6 haCamping de L'Argentière    
9.1
Cogolin
Welcome Campers Camping de l'Argentière. To take full advantage of the mild Mediterranean climate, you can pitch your tent, caravan or motorhome on one of our locations within the camp...
Located 2.2 km from GrimaudFrom 17 € to 35 € per day 
75 places over 1,5 haCamping La Beaumette    
8.3
Sainte-Maxime
3 stars new standard family camping on the Riviera in Sainte Maxime in the famous bay of Saint Tropez. The campsite is 300 meters from the Carrefour shopping center, 150 m from the...
Located 10 km from GrimaudFrom 17 € to 28 € per day 
80 places over 1,5 haCamping de la vallée de Taradeau    
7.2
Taradeau
 - 3 stars Camping open all year with jacuzzi 37 degrees, 7/7 days, for a night, a weekend or a week in chalets... The site is located in the center of the Var region, at the foot of...
Located 20 km from Grimaud12.90 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hôtel Le Suffren - Hotel in GrimaudHôtel Le Suffren     
8.6
Grimaud
Situated on Port-Grimaud's market square, this charming hotel is only a few steps from the beach. The traditional Provencal-style rooms feature modern amenities including satellite...
Located in GrimaudRoom from 85 €
Hôtel Soleil de Saint-Tropez - Hotel in GrimaudHôtel Soleil de Saint-Tropez     
7.1
Grimaud
The hotel is situated in the seaside village of Grimaud, just a few kilometres away from Saint-Tropez, at the foot of the Maures Mountains. Hotel Soleil de Saint-Tropez is set in a...
Located in GrimaudRoom from 69 €
Appartement Villa Angelina - Hotel in GrimaudAppartement Villa Angelina    
8.8
Grimaud
Located 50 metres from Grimaud Beach, this property is a 20-minute drive from the centre of Saint-Tropez. It offers free Wi-Fi access and a 2800 m² garden with a lake. Accessed through...
Located in GrimaudRoom from 70 €

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Hôtel de Paris Saint-Tropez
Located in the centre of Saint-Tropez just a 2-minute walk from the harbour, Hôtel de Paris Saint-Tropez features a suspended outdoor swimming pool with...
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