When we think of a luxurious seaside vacation in France, our minds often wander to the magisterial Côte d'Azur. TheHérault (often more synonymous with affordable family destinations) gets little mention: luxury brands are rare here, as are gourmet restaurants and 5-star hotels. A new hidden gem on the coast in Palavas-les-Flots, the Plage Palace offers a memorable but uneven experience. Here's our unfiltered account.
From the moment we arrived, we were captivated by themodern architecture of the Plage Palace, which blends harmoniously into the Mediterranean landscape. The combination of white cubes, lush gardens and proximity to the beach creates an atmosphere that is both luxurious and soothing.
The rooms and suites, designed by Imaad Rahmouni, offer breathtaking sea or garden views. Their pure design, combined with meticulous decoration, creates a cocoon of well-being.
The Plage Palace restaurant celebrates Mediterranean gastronomy. The dishes, prepared with local produce, are a fusion of tradition and modernity.
The spa itself is a veritable haven of peace. The treatments on offer, combining modern techniques and ancestral traditions, offer an unrivalled moment of relaxation.
The Plage Palace's private beach, with its comfortable deckchairs and top-quality service, is the ideal place to soak up the Mediterranean sun.
Surrounded by greenery, the swimming pool is a haven of peace. It offers an idyllic setting for relaxation and refreshment.
Le Plage Palace is ideally located for discovering the treasures of the region. From the historic city of Montpellier to the charming villages of the hinterland, there's so much to see and do.
For those wishing to combine work and relaxation, the Plage Palace boasts modern meeting rooms, ideal for organizing professional events.
Plage Palace 'swarm and welcoming atmosphere is enhanced by the dedication of its staff. Every member of the team strives to make guests' stay unforgettable.
ACCESS FROM PARIS:
By plane, a flight from Paris Orly to Montpellier will take 1h20, a marvel for Parisians, especially as the price of the flight is generally affordable.
The TGV from Gare de Lyon takes 3 hours 12 minutes, then 11 minutes by car.
Finally, by car, the average journey time is 7 hours and 4 minutes: plan regular stops!]
336 Avenue Saint-Maurice
34250 Palavas les Flots