Chateau Saint-Martin & Spa is a pearl of the Oetker Collection and a romantic five star hotel as well as rich in history. Perched on a secluded hilltop above Vence, the property is created for a peaceful Riviera relaxation. It has two clay tennis courts, an infinity pool surrounded by lawns and cabanas, an award winning spa offering magical experiences, petanque and a summer club for children. The 32 acre gardens is a natural testimony to the hotels environmental commitment. An impressive wine cellar honed into ancient rock foundations, is a treasure trove of fine French vintages. Circuitous mountain routes are ideal for cyclist and hiking, and a private helipad makes Monte-Carlo just ten minutes away. 


Set amidst the picturesque rocky hills and olive groves of the French Riviera, Chateau Saint-Martin & Spa is a calm retreat offering stunning views and gastronomic cuisine. The Chateau is a special place to enjoy the sensual pleasures of the Riviera; gastronomy, wine and art. The location itself is high up in the hills of Vence, it was chosen by the 12th century Knights Templar for its strategic advantage. Today, the guests find the panoramic views simply breathtaking. 


The 52 rooms and suites are full of architectural character, one of the most charming is the two floored Honeymoon Suite which is reached by a narrow spiral staircase. All of the guestrooms have light and lovely new interiors through the fabulous views which is overlooking in the Côte d’Azur from Nice to Cannes. There are six private villas dotted along the hillside above the olive groves, with up to three bedrooms. The villa combines the luxurious of the Château with the privacy of your own home with terrace. The spaciousness of the villas makes ideally suited for memorable holidays with families and friends. Moreover, the Villa Saint-Martin combines the Château's signature hospitality and charm with exclusive privacy.


Dine in a refined or rustic setting, with magnificent views of the French Riviera. Le Saint-Martin, one Michelin starred restaurant with Chef, Jean-Luc Lefrancois, is renowned for its gastronomic menu and the extraordinary views, which are particularly spectacular from the panoramic terrace. L'Oliveraie is a romantic and casual setting in the shady olive grove, which is for grills and Mediterranean flavors. Also, the Pool Bar serves casual light lunches. Le Rossini and its spectacular terrace is a bar of fine elegance, which also opens onto the terrace. Private dinners and wine tastings can be reserved in the turret Oenotheque or the ancient wine cellars. 

Awarded winner of 'Best Luxury Spa Destination in Europe', the Chateau Saint-Martin & Spa promises a refreshingly beautiful spa experience. There are four elegant treatment rooms infused with natural daylight and scented herbs. Facilities include sauna, steam, aromatherapy shower, and a romantic duo cabin with a private Crystal steam room. There is a delightful spa gazebo in the wisteria and gardens ideal for yoga session or any massage. An ultimate venue for well-being and serenity also offering specialist menus for teens and gentlemen, as well as a beauty room. 

Chateau Saint-Martin & Spa is a prestigious French property with an impressive hilltop setting to host private celebrations, executive retreats and product launches. They have a charming wedding chapel, a garden filled with roses, ancient cellars for wine tastings and a superb gastronomic reputation. There is also a rare opportunity to reserve Chateau Saint-Martin & Spa in its entirety, where the suites and villas, pool, spa, restaurants and terrace will be exclusively at your disposal and can be personalised upon request. 



Charlotte Travel Exclusives

  • Upgrade at time of booking, subject to availability
  • Buffet breakfast in restaurant OR Continental breakfast in room daily for up to 2 in-room guests
  • $100 USD equivalent Spa Services credit to be utilized during stay (not combinable, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
  • Early check-in/ late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

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