Château Saint-Martin & Spa

Provence, France

This charming hideaway tucked into the hillside of Vence creates an idyllic Provençal escape.


Liana Merriman

Property overview

This romantic and historical château comes with a modern twist, nestled in the heart of Provence between Nice and Cannes. Guests will adore the panoramic views over the French Riviera. Plus, it's heaven for foodies, wine, and art lovers with its markets, wineries, coastal towns, museums, and cobblestone street villages.

SmartFlyer Exclusives

  • Allocation of best room in the category
  • Personalised welcome amenity and note from our senior management
  • Daily unlimited internet access for unlimited number of devices -
  • Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for 2
  • F&B or Spa credit of 85€ for each stay of 1 night and 170 € for 2 nights or more

Rooms & Suites

With forty rooms and suites and six Provencal-style villas, these recently renovated accommodations are all quite spacious. We love that the rooms have private terraces overlooking Cote D’Azur below! The property is situated high up in the hills so you have views of the whole valley. Similarly, having breakfast on their terrace overlooking the area is an incredible way to start the day.

Pool & Gym

Enjoy the serene 72-feet-long heated infinity pool surrounded by century-old olive trees for a peaceful vibe. Or, if guests are looking to be more active, they can check out the state-of-the-art fitness with a view! Yoga classes are available, as well as detox programs and nature walks with the Executive Chef Jean Luc Lefrancois who is passionate about sports and gastronomy.

The Spa

The relaxed nature of this part of France will have guests wanting to enjoy some pampering, which makes the spa a natural stop. The Spa Saint-Martin by La Prairie was voted 'Best Luxury Spa Destination in Europe.'


Le Saint-Martin restaurant is a fantastic spot aside from it's one Michelin star thanks to its outdoor space, awarded 'best hotel exterior terrace in Europe.' Alternatively, the rustic and romantic L'Oliveraie grill under the shades of the century-old olive trees will have guests feeling connected to the Earth with their feet in the grass and the distant splash of children playing in the pool nearby.
  • Bar
    Le Rossini Bar is named after the property's Rossini cocktail. Sit inside by the splendor of rare tapestries, or, relax outside by the fountain on the panoramic terrace.
  • Who's it for?
    This romantic property is great for couples, but also ideal for families who wish to immerse into the French way of life through food, wine, art and music.
  • Vibe
    Peaceful, serene and awe-inspiring
  • Location
    25 minutes from Nice Intl airport, 10 minutes from Saint-Paul de Vence, 35 minutes from Cannes and 45 minutes from Monaco

Agent Tips

  • Experience a private wine-tasting in the magical cellar underneath the castle, carved into the anciant rocks - surrounded by 9.000 bottles of wines !
  • The charming medieval village of St. Paul de Vence is only a 5-minute drive from the hotel so amazing to explore after a morning or relaxing by the pool and enjoying the property.
  • This can be the perfect stop for clients arriving or departing from Nice who want a lovely Provençal experience without having to drive further to Aix.
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