France: Private home rental platform Onefinestay, part of the Accor portfolio, has added has grown its villa collection with the addition of 40 properties in the town of Saint-Tropez.
The destination location in the French Riviera features a wide variety of properties, from luxury hideaways to slick, modern villas.
Onefinestay is inviting travellers seeking luxury experiences to visit the French Riviera from this month. Its properties, which include concierge services, professional housekeeping, 24 / 7 support and Accor’s guest safety and cleanliness programmes, are currently open for bookings in 2020 and 2021 for weekly rates starting from $18,000.
Amanda Dyjecinski, chief brand and marketing officer for Onefinestay, said: “The South of France is home to some of the most luxurious villas, exclusive events and holiday experiences in the world, and so it was an obvious addition worth exploring for our Villa Collection. Before the coronavirus crisis, our team spent months searching for and vetting beautiful villas across Saint-Tropez, and I’m incredibly proud of the 40 that we’ve selected to join the portfolio as they are all incredibly unique and of the highest quality.
“Now as travel bans begin to lift we’re seeing a rebound in inquiries for villa holidays, especially for the French Riviera, and we look forward to welcoming guests to our newest destination soon,” she added.
Most of the villas include five to six bedrooms, as well as facilities such as pools, shaded patios and gardens. Onefinestay advertises most of these as ideal for families hoping to escape for the summer to somewhere luxurious.
As travellers search for added privacy and space, the addition of the properties to Onefinestay’s villa collection coincides with an increased emphasis being placed on housekeeping and guest safety protocols to reassure guests at the time of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Onefinestay’s latest properties include:
- Villa Alore – The five-bedroom Provencal-designed villa, located less than one kilometre from the beaches between Port Grimaud and Sainte Maxime, is available with weekly rates starting from $40,500.
- Villa Avery – Situated in the countryside and able to accommodate up to 12 guests, the modern villa’s weekly rates start from $33,000.
- Villa Pampelonne – The six-bedroom villa overlooking the Mediterranean caters to families and weekly rates start from $51,200.
- Villa Pearl – The six-bedroom villa is situated on the edge of Saint-Tropez village, with weekly rates beginning from $24,800.
In addition, the company is offering a package to the first ten guests booking one of the properties, whereby they will receive a complementary case of the region’s famous rosé and a $250 credit to Onefinestay’s various concierge services.