This authentic Provencal estate is located in a beautiful location on the top of a hill, about 3.5 km outside the charming wine village of Plan de la Tour, and on a large site of 5 hectares. With a lovely large heated swimming pool (14 x 5) with a water slide and also a private tennis court you will have a fantastic holiday experience. An oasis of tranquility and a panoramic view over the mountains and to the Mediterranean Sea. At the rear of the main house (a Provençal stone villa), there are 2 detached stone cottages for 2 persons and 4 persons. These are be rented separately or together for up to 6 people and 2 babies. The large swimming pool is open from april until the end of October and is completely fenced in. From the swimming pool panoramic views over the bay of Saint-Tropez and in the evening the lights of Sainte-Maxime and Saint-Tropez. On a picturesque square are the 2 holiday apartments with parking and terraces. On the left beyond the entrance of the estate, a tennis court, which can even be used in the evenings. A trampoline and swings for the children and a fully enclosed garden of 1 hectare. The property is ideal for peaceful couples and/or family, for example with friends or grandparents.


Gite Paradis 4-persons

In this stone built holiday home you will definitely have fun and is also fully equipped. Ideal for couples or a family for up to 4 people. 
Living space: (50 m 2) nice living room with French doors leading to the square at the front and on the other side sliding doors that fall into the wall so you can increase your living space to a covered balcony terrace with seaview. The terrace offers panoramic view over the Valley. In the living room you will find an elegant work desk, widescreen tv with all international and Dutch channels via satellite and Wi-Fi access. In the kitchen you will find a combination oven, fridge with freezer, ceramic hob and dishwasher. Below: Bedroom one : 160 x 200 with boxspring, fitted wardrobe and doors to the terrace.
Bedroom two : 2 single beds 90 x 200, fitted wardrobe and doors to the terrace. Both rooms have mosquito screens in the windows.
Bathroom: tiled throughout in a Provencal style with 2 washbasins, shower and toilet. Well insulated for warmth and cold and with floor heating. The name comes from the French singer Vanessa Paradis. Paradis married to Johnny Depp who together possess a large estate in Plan de la Tour. Also a paradise for the real connoisseurs. The heated pool is a small flight of stairs down and a beautiful tiled path. The facilities of estate Bon Vivre is shared with the other guests. 

If you enjoy a good life and a good vacation, you've come to the right place, Bon Vivre! 

Everything is negotiable and there is very much possible. On request, we can organise pleasant evenings with a snack or drink and music or even a delicious meal. How about a barbecue or a real French evening complete with rosé and French music. Even a relaxing massage, Reiki treatment or workshops like painting, pottery, mosaics are to be discussed in advance and can be organized. In addition, bread/croissants and pizzas can be delivered. The entire estate is characterised by a beautiful symmetrical structure and the use of authentic and solid materials. Attention to the Provencal character is reflected in the kitchen and bathrooms are tiled in Provençal style, the white-washed walls, robust oak-beamed ceilings and typical Southern French stone floors. Also the contemporary comfort is not forgotten, box spring beds, mosquito window protection and fans in the bedrooms, comfortable armchairs and sofas in the living room and a modern equipped kitchen, this all adds to a pleasant and relaxing stay on domaine Bon Vivre. The site itself offers the possibility in a quiet spot to read a book, lazing by the heated swimming pool or sporting a round on the tennis court. For children there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy themselves, what do you think of building a tree house, to explore the surrounding nature, turtle spotting, to learn to play tennis, ping-pong table, a trampoline, a swing and of course to swim in our swimming pool with the deepest point 2.50 metres, so that they can take a dive without danger in the appropriate area. The ideal holiday for many!



The environment has a lot to offer with its boulevard, Sainte-Maxime, shops and beaches just 10 km away. Also the very well known seaside resort of Saint-Tropez with its impressive harbour and beautiful old town just 20 km away with famous beach and night clubs. St. Tropez is also the starting point of one of the most beautiful coastal walks. This trail is tens of kilometers long and also during the high season you can sit by the beautiful Côte d'Azur coast. The beaches south of St. Tropez range from busy, lively beaches to tranquil, picturesque family beaches. There are numerous hiking and cycling opportunities. The nature reserve Massif des Maures is practically around the corner. In the wine village of Plan de la Tour you'll still feel the real ' French ' atmosphere. You can go there for groceries, cafés, restaurants, art galleries or for a glass of wine in the village square under the trees. In the immediate vicinity are also several wine caves and wineries where you can taste the Provencal wines. Are you a golf lover then there are two golf courses nearby, Beauvallon and Sainte-Maxime. Water sports enthusiasts will love the azure blue sea: diving, sailing, water skiing and sailing fast with a jet ski are only a few possibilities. From Sainte-Maxime and Saint-Tropez are nice boat trips along the coast and to the beautiful Iles d'Or ("the Golden Isles"). In the port of Sainte-Maxime you can go on the ferry to Saint-Tropez which is perfect in the busy summer time. Even Cannes, Nice and Monaco are also worth a visit. Also the biggest and most famous Gorge of Europe, Gorges du Verdon or Grand Canyon du Verdon with countless viewpoints, his blue river and lake St. Croix for canoeing, rafting and water cycling you must surely remember! According to many walkers the most beautiful hiking area of France.


Points of interest

• Sainte-Maxime: beaches, markets, restaurants, casino, museums, boulevard.
• Port Grimaud: Venice of France.
• Grimaud: flea markets, Grimaldi's Castle, famous wineries.
• Saint-Tropez:, famous beach clubs, fort, markets.
• Collobieres: monastre de la Verne.

Thanks to the Mediterranean climate and 300 sunny days a year the Côte d'Azur is an ideal area to spend your vacation. Summers are warm and sunny with a cool breeze from the sea and the winters mild and gentle.


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Average score
Value for money9.2
Child friendly8.9

Gites Paradies ist sehr zu empfehlen

23 October 2019 | Sven (DE)


11 October 2019 | Ewa (NL)

Alle faciliteiten voor een mooie vakantie! Vriendelijke en gastvrije beheerders! In de ochtenden bezorging service/brood e.d. Zeer tevreden met zo’n mooie plek met uitzicht op zee en bergen en goed tot rust kunnen komen! Zeker een aanrader!


Mooie gite in de natuur

4 October 2019 | Bennie (NL)

Hele mooie gite boven op de berg midden in de bossen, met een prachtig uitzicht over Sainte-Maxime en de baai van Saint-Tropez. Totavilla levert goede service zoals broodjes, pizza en bbq verhuur. We worden bij hun echt altijd vriendelijk ontvangen en ze nemen de moeite om je van alles uit de omgeving te vertellen. Volgend jaar zeker weer via jullie! Bedankt!!


Hartelijk dank voor jullie mooie beoordeling en fijn dat jullie weer genoten hebben en ook jullie zien we heel graag weer terug! 


Leuk verblijf

4 May 2019 | Ruud (NL)

Het huisje is ons heel goed bevallen. Heel knus.

Een nieuwe douchestang mag er wel komen! Verder is alles top!

Bedankt voor uw mooie beoordeling en we zullen kijken naar de douchestang, wellicht tot een volgende keer! 


Süden spüren

23 April 2019 | Bernd (DE)




  • Pets after consultation
  • Non smoking
  • Internet available
  • Sea view


  • Type of accommodation: Holiday home
  • Number of persons (minimum): 1
  • Number of persons (maximum): 4
  • Number of bedrooms: 2
  • Number of bathrooms: 1
  • Number of floors: 2
  • Surface area: 50 m2
  • 5 stars
  • Time of arrival: 17:00
  • Time of departure: 10:00


  • Pool decking
  • Heated private pool
  • Shared swimming pool

Outdoor facilities

  • Balcony
  • Outside lights
  • Hammock
  • Sun lounger(s)
  • Parking space(s)
  • Playground equipment
  • Tennis court near property
  • Terrace
  • Covered patio
  • Garden
  • Fully enclosed garden
  • Garden chair(s)
  • Garden seat
  • Trampoline
  • Garden table(s)
  • Parasol
  • Garden furniture

Audio / internet

  • TV
  • Wide-screen TV
  • German TV channels
  • French TV channels
  • Dutch TV channels
  • Belgian TV channels
  • International TV channels
  • WI-FI


  • Camp bed
  • Child bath
  • Children’s toys
  • Highchair
  • Changing pad


  • Books


  • Other guests allowed


  • Hot-water boiler
  • Under-floor heating

Household goods

  • Dishwasher
  • Senseo coffee machine

Map & surrounding area

Le Plan-de-la-Tour


  • Sea: 10 km
  • Beach: 10 km
  • Dunes: 10 km
  • Centre: 5 km
  • Bus stop: 1 km
  • Railway station: 20 km
  • Shops: 5 km
  • Swimming pool: 5 m
  • Indoor swimming pool: 10 km
  • Golf course: 10 km
  • Airport: 80 km
Ilonka Makkinje
Ilonka Makkinje


Damage deposit € 175,- to be paid at reservation. If no damage, return within 14 days of departure by bank transfer.