: A8 Exit 39
: Frejus-St.Raphael or Antibes
: Seillan village
: Four Seasons Terre Blanche
: Seillans village
Seillans is an ideal base for exploring the Cote d'Azur or the Eastern Provence. Beaches at 40 min and ski-resorts at 2 hr drive. Close to lake 'Lac de Cassien' for swimming, fishing, pedalo-hire, sailing, picnic areas. Many opportunities for hiking, mountain biking, horse back riding, gliding; beautiful views over the Provence, and the beaches of the Cote d'Azur. Many golf courses nearby, with the Four Seasons resort at 20 minutes. Within 1 hour drive you will find the Gorges de Verdon, for hiking and kayaking. 2 tennis clubs nearby the villa. The area around Seillans has many beautiful hill-perched villages, with cobbled streets, side cafes, and young & old playing petanque (boules). This is France at its best ! Visit nearby Grasse, luxurious Cannes, Nice, Monaco and St. Tropez. The Provence area has many small village markets with local produce and larger traditional Provencal markets. Local vineyards produce well known Cote de Provence. Also visit the many open-air festivals.
Golf: The region has around twenty golf courses, notably the two magnificent courses just down the road in Tourrettes (20 min); The Four Season GC Provence is based on the Terre Blanche estate. A haven of peace offering a magnificent panorama on the mountains and the medieval villages up on the neighbouring hills. With its two courses ('Le Château' 6,616 m & 'Le Riou' 6,005 m), the club proposes a unique site in France. Majestically spreading around the Resort, both lines were drawn up by Dave Thomas, the world famous architect (De Verc Belfry). Here, water is omnipresent with sumptuous waterfalls and lakes. As regards technique, its two courses are very interesting, sometimes surprising while remaining accessible to all players.
Ski: 1) Isola 2000 is the first ski resort of the southern Alps. It stretches on more than 2000 hectares and is nestling in a cirque formed by 15 summits which tower between 2450m and 2974m
2) La Grave with its unique unpisted high mountain domain and its more than 7000 feet of backcountry terrain, is considered one of the freeride capitals of the world.
3) Valberg is one of the greatest sunny stations of the Alps of the south, with its 60 alpine ski pistes, its 26 ski lifts and nearly 30 km of basic ski pistes!! As of the snow melt, Valberg is transformed into a vast ground of discovered nature. In the medium of larches and green meadows, fauna and flora will not have any more secrecies for you… And you will be able to find, in all serenity, the taste of the wild blackberry and wild strawberries!