For tourists and local residents alike, there's many an unsuspected pleasure to be found close by, from the sea to the summits of the Pre-Alps. Among bays, peninsulas and sun-drenched countryside, luxury hotels, beaches, golf courses and jaunts, we'll take you to some amazing places.

August 2014

Château Léoube

  • Lunch at the water's edge

This dreamy beach with a Polynesian feel, between Bormes-les-Mimosas and La Londe-les-Maures, is home to the Café de Léoube, a confidential place accessible only through the estate. In the shade of the pine trees you savour simple dishes made with lovely produce including home-grown fruit, accompanied by a glass of 2013 Secret de Léoube rosé. Boules ground and play areas.
Bormes-les-Mimosas, 2387 route de Léoube - Tél. 04 94 64 80 03

Par Marjorie Modi