St Raphael Information
Along the famous stretch of south-eastern coastline known as the French Riviera lies Saint Raphael on the Côte d’Azur. Tucked in between Frejus and its more famous neighbours St. Tropez and Cannes, St. Raphael is in the department of Var, in the region of Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur. It is a lively seaside resort with well maintained beaches and a small harbour standing in the shadow of the forested hills of the Massif des Maures.
The full flavour of Provence is much in evidence throughout this region with spectacular views of the Mediterranean spanning 36 km of coastline. With 30 beaches to choose from offering aquatic sports of every description and a coastal footpath leading to the volcanic mountain range of the Esterel Massif, visitors to St. Raphael have an exceptional choice of leisure activities to explore. The climate is warm and inviting and the hospitality welcoming. A perfect place to enjoy the scenic wonders of the Riviera and to savour the Mediterranean way of life.