A Magical Moment of Relaxation in Provence
Our pick of spas and wellness centres in Provence
ESPACE DETENTE CHÂTEAU BERGER IN MARSEILLE
Château Berger is an ultra-modern thalassotherapy, wellness and beauty complex, promising ultimate relaxation and offering a plethora of half, full, or several-day programmes, ranging from slimming cocooning treatments to anti-stress and bespoke treatments using essential oils and micro-nutrients. You can also opt for annual membershipDiscover
SPA SR MAZARINE IN AIX-EN-PROVENCE
Push open the door to SPA SR MAZARINE and you'll find yourself in a gorgeous, 400 m2 cocoon dedicated to beauty and wellness. What could be better than lying back in one of these cosy, intimate spaces bordering the pool, hammam and massage/treatment cabins. An oasis of tranquillity, ideal for getting back on top of the world. This centre is acclaimed for its high-quality, authentic beauty recipes, specific treatments and rituals gleaned from the four corners of the world, for a genuine voyage of the senses.Discover
HAMMAM CHIFFA IN ARLES
Don't miss a visit to the Hammam Chiffa on the banks of the Rhône river. Featuring 3 steam rooms and dedicated to body purifying and well-being, it welcomes you for an unbeatably rejuvenating moment in Provence. The steam baths and hammam offer delicious relaxation and stress relief, while the treatment – black soap gommage and massage – procures silky new skin and a wonderful sensation of tension-free cleanliness and lightness.Discover
SPA C LINE B IN SAINT-REMY-DE-PROVENCE
If you're passing through the region and fancy treating yourself to a soothing moment in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, you're lucky – we have just the address you need! You can stock up on fabulous cosmetics made with donkey milk and Rove goat milk at the Spa C-Line-B, or come along alone or with your partner for some pampering. Featuring a spa, gommages, massages and much more, this is the perfect place to get you up and going again!Discover
LA BASTIDE DES SENS IN BOUC-BEL-AIR
Maybe you'd been planning on a romantic spa session for two on Valentine's Day but everything was fully-booked or too expensive, so you gave in and said, "one day"? Well, what if that one day was now? Or even today, tomorrow or next week?!
La Bastide des Sens in Bouc-Bel-Air is THE place to spend a relaxing moment with your loved one in a totally gorgeous setting. The privatized jacuzzi and duo massages are definite plusses too if you're looking to spend some quality couple time.
From the producer to the bag
What's the best thing to bring back from your holiday in Provence? And what souvenir from the South should we take if we're visiting friends or family elsewhere? We won't be offering you a classic little tour of the souvenir shops this time, so let's head off to meet the local producers and craftspeople instead!
" Place your bets ! "
Las Vegas, Monaco and Atlantic City are simply overrated. On the other hand, Carry-le-Rouet, Cassis, La Ciotat and Aix-en-Provence all have lots of sightseeing attractions - plus casinos!
To cater to this new generation of residents and tourists, we simply had to hunt down some on-point addresses: modern and offbeat, architectural and arty, never-before-seen and places to be seen.
Discover our guide to Provence's top craft beers is packed with local flavours, such as honey, lavender and chestnuts
Get a new angle on Port-Saint-Louis !
We set the date with Gérard Jourdan, a honey producer based in Auriol, who can't wait to introduce us to his job and passion for bees...
Special itineraries and guides for touring the Bouches-du-Rhône by bike!
Time to eat outside
Picnics are a great way to escape from routine and spend some quality time with friends, family or your partner. Whether you opt for the seaside, a park or vineyard, they are an ode to simple pleasures and sharing.
Top tips from a celebrity from Arles
1 person, 1 town = advice and tips for getting to know the town like a local
Time to row
Fancy grabbing your paddle and swishing off to the translucent waters of En-Vau fjord? Test your biceps with a kayak tour of the myriad of fjords dotted along the coast between Cassis and Marseille.