For those of you who are looking for southern France property you must check out the beautiful town of Peymeinade, which is located at the foot of the Alps and amongst groves of olive trees. With a little under 8000 residences, this pretty town is a peaceful getaway for people looking to enjoy the Mediterranean sun.
There has been a fair bit of development in Peymeinade and it is now only second to Grasse for commercial business. There are more than 80 shops and businesses along its tree-lined high street. The town itself is decorated with hanging baskets, colourful flowers, small fountains and decorative roundabouts.
Peymeinade enjoys a healthy tourist industry with many people visiting to enjoy the beautiful surroundings or to find the latest local produce or designer bargins. There is free parking all over Peymeinade to entice shoppers to spend their cash. If you fancy learning about the history of the town whilst you are checking out the bargains, the tourist office runs a free historical walking tour every Friday during July and August.
There are plenty of grocers, butchers, banks, hairdressers and a supermarket so you don’t have to go that far from your doorstep to stock up on conveniences or sort out your banking. There is also a fantastic local market held every Monday morning where you can pick up quality local produce at bargain prices.
There are so many activities to do in and around Peymeinade that it would take to long to list them here. Some of the highlights include: hiking, horse riding, cycling, painting and choral singing.
Transport links are exceptional due to the town’s commercial presence in the region and it is a short drive to neighbouring towns such as Grasse and Cannes. The airport in Nice is under an hour’s drive away, which makes travel back and forth from the UK a breeze.
Property in Peymeinade, south of France usually goes on the market for fairly reasonable prices considering the popularity of the town and especially when you compare them to similar homes that are nearer to the coast. If you are lucky enough to bag a property in Peymeinade, you’ll find that life in the town is very easy going and it will soon become a relaxing home away from home.