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The Pan Deï Palais – the revival of an iconic hotel that reflects its Mediterranean history

In the heart of the village of Saint Tropez, sits Pan Deï Palais, in a unique setting, built out of love for the Indian princess of the same name. Today, the same aesthetic has been reinterpreted by interior decorator Christophe Tollemer. It reopens on June 25th, with a sleek design and a new high-end Italian catering concept. The ambiance is reminiscent of the surrounding Mediterranean – light and bucolic. The ideal place to get away from it all, Pan Deï Palais remains a Saint Tropez jewel in the Airelles…

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Amongst the vineyards and under the olive trees at the Château d’Estoublon

Perched on the southern slopes of the Alpilles mountain range in the heart of Provence, sits the Château d’Estoublon. It is imbued with the heritage, and even some physical markers, of the Roman empire, which is the pride of the region. Halfway between Arles and Avignon, the Estoublon estate and its 18th century Chateau are nestled in this magnificent landscape, one that has inspired numerous painters and writers over the years. It is this rugged scenery that has been the backdrop to many of…

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La Bastide de Pierre’s tiramisu !

How can you resist a creamy tiramisu – probably one of the most famous desserts in Italy? At La Bastide de Pierres, which is found in the heart of the historic village of Gordes, the chefs have revealed the kitchen’s great secret – a lot of love and a dollop of patience. Combining sweetness with indulgence, this recipe will make any dinner unforgettable. Not to be eaten in moderation!  For 8 people , you will need: 6 eggs 100g caster sugar 500g mascarpone (not too fresh) 300g Ladyfinger biscuits 50cl unsweetened espresso coffee   Bitter cocoa powder…

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The Château de la Messardiere : A family home elegance.

Suspended between sky and sea, this family home has quietly crossed the decades, sublimating an architectural heritage touch by touch, without ever losing any of its nobility. In 2020, this iconic address joined the LOV Hotel Collection and began its first extensive renovation, planned over three winters. From 2021, it will be part of the collection of Airelles hotels and exceptional houses. Expanded spa, new swimming pools, completely transformed lobby, from summer 2020, the estate takes on a new dimension…

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La Bastide Cosmopolitan

The Bar at La Bastide is a warm, relaxing place that’s also filled with surprises. Here, every bartender is master of mixology and knows exactly which flavours blend together to perfection.   Inspired by the area and filled with the essence of Provence, each cocktail is packed with imagination and passion, and is designed to put a smile on your face. The world-famous Cosmopolitan is no exception! Juicy, tangy and refreshing, this legendary cocktail has it all. The Bartenders of La Bastide like to add a…

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In Gordes : la Carbo, the real one !

In the heart of the village of Gordes is an authentic Italian trattoria. Close to the medieval castle and a few steps away from La Bastide, La Bastide de Pierres has been an institution since 1820. Here, la Dolce Vita can be savoured in a number of ways. Although in a menu that is filled with Italian specialities, Chef Andrea Pettirosso has one particularly renowned dish: a real spaghetti carbonara. (Yes, yes, it tastes just like it does in Italy!).…

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