With beautiful views of the turquoise waters of the Mediterranean Sea and a breathtaking coastline of red rock inlets and deep limestone valleys, Théoule sur Mer property is much sought after in South of France region.
Théoule sur Mer is part of Alpes-Maritimes and is sheltered in a small cove on the Esterel Coast. If you are looking for a beautiful and peaceful village in which to buy property in the South of France, Théoule sur Mer has everything you could possibly desire.
Théoule sur Mer is a holidaymaker’s dream, with gorgeous sandy beaches that are shaded by palm trees, a lovely marina with a mini lighthouse built from Théoule sur Mer’s famous red stone.
The village is also steeped in history and you can visit the Château des Mineurs, a superb castle that actually used to be an 18th century soap factory. Théoule sur Mer was a stronghold in the 5th century and was seen as safe anchorage and was protected by a watch tower that was destroyed in 1648. At the end of the 19th century, Théoule sur Mer flourished as a fishing port and really took off when it became a municipality in 1929.
There is so much to do in Théoule sur Mer and the surrounding areas. It’s not far from Cannes, which is famous for its annual film festival, and only 40km from Nice International Airport – so transfers are no problem.
If you have enough of soaking up the Mediterranean sun there are plenty of activities to keep you entertained. You can go sailing from the marina or take part in a number of watersports activities, including water skiing. There’s a marine farm, spa therapies, horse riding, guided village tours, golf and many shows, festivals and concerts during the summer.
Théoule sur Mer has a typical Mediterranean climate of long hot summers and short mild winters and has some beautiful landscape to enjoy long walks in the sun. More and more nature lovers are attracted to the area’s footpaths and summits. There are actually over 23km of marked footpaths to explore amongst the forests of cork oaks and maritime pines of nearby Tanneron Massif.
Théoule sur Mer is still only a small town with a population of below 2000. However, the village is becoming increasingly popular as more people look to find a little bit of paradise to call their own. So if you’re interested in your very own Théoule sur Mer property in the South of France you’d better be quick before word gets out to everyone.