A fairytale estate in Saint-Tropez for sale

An exquisite villa overlooking the bay of Saint-Tropez offers the promise of exclusive seclusion with the right touch of romance. Nestled on a verdant hillside overlooking the French Riviera, this majestic property is well worth its $18.7 million asking price.

With stunning views of the local countryside and the bay of Saint-Tropez, the property, built in 2006, offers privacy and charm, with the right touch of palatial elegance. (Courtesy of the villa owners and Carlton International)

Located inside a private gated community and surrounded by two acres of lush private grounds, this sophisticated 6,426 square foot home features six bedrooms and six bathrooms. Designed with uncompromising attention to detail, the stately residence was constructed using only the finest materials, including Chinese onyx, Brazilian marble, burgundy stone, and tile and wood accents. Master craftsmen have been used to create a truly impressive villa, with hand-carved staircases, Roman pillars, rich cornices and stunning stonework.

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Inside, the union of refined materials and craftsmanship is immediately recognizable. The house’s hand-carved stairs are true works of art. (Courtesy of the villa owners and Carlton International)

On the first floor there are immaculate living and dining areas connected to a fabulous gourmet kitchen, an elegant reception lounge and relaxed bedrooms designed for relaxed family living. Despite all its splendor, the estate was really meant to be a family home.

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High beamed ceilings, fabulous custom carved fireplaces, pristine stonework and inlays blend perfectly with the finest fabrics and interior design elements. (Courtesy of the villa owners and Carlton International)

Upstairs there is a fantastic master suite with a private terrace overlooking the swimming pool and views of the Riviera beyond. The master bedroom also has a magnificent bathtub created by some of the best craftsmen in Europe, with gold finishes.

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The spacious, well-lit kitchen is a chef’s dream, with state-of-the-art appliances and all amenities. This space also has a casual dining area. (Courtesy of the villa owners and Carlton International)

On the ground floor there is a magnificent dressing room, a myriad of service rooms and an underground hallway leading to the guest house with its own kitchen and three private guest bedrooms. There is also a separate living room with access to the heated swimming pool outside.

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The formal dining room revisits the theme of charming elegance in a warm atmosphere. (Courtesy of the villa owners and Carlton International)

In total, the residences offer 8,600 square feet of lavish living space on 2.15 acres of manicured nature. The designers spared no expense in recreating a royal estate reminiscent of an 18th-century palace, sculpted to the finest detail. Outside, spacious terraces and elaborate balconies take full advantage of the villa’s location overlooking the bay of Saint-Tropez. The glamorous pool house, the private tennis court, the private elevator and the underground garage complete this unique entertainment venue on the Côte d’Azur.

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This remarkable bathroom reflects the dedication to perfection that went into creating this magnificent home. Real gold fixtures, the rarest marble, all made by some of the most skilled craftsmen in the world. (Courtesy of the villa owners and Carlton International)

Not far away, the picturesque village of Grimaud, France, beckons owners and guests looking for more ambience and charm, while one of the oldest and most famous golf clubs in the Côte d’Azur promises ultimate challenges.

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The upper terrace of the Master Suite offers an enchanting view of the park and the sparkling Mediterranean a few kilometers away. (Courtesy of the villa owners and Carlton International)

Grimaud, France
$18.77 million
• 6 bedrooms
• Exclusive views
• Design without compromise

Main characteristics:
• Rare materials
• Palatial design
• Heated swimming pool

Carlton International
Email: [email protected]
+33 493 95 1111

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Extensive terraces, balconies and countless alfresco dining areas create a separate lush world for owners and their guests. (Courtesy of the villa owners and Carlton International)
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As stunning as the interior of the house is, the location and grounds are a big selling point for this magnificent French property. It is as it should be, a major reason why the Côte d’Azur is such a coveted place for primary and secondary residences. (Courtesy of the villa owners and Carlton International)

Laura J. Boyer