Perched high in the hills, Lily of the Valley is an idyllic Mediterranean retreat where wellness meets luxury. Take a well-deserved break from the stresses of everyday life and immerse yourself in a luxurious setting where charm, exclusivity, and indulgence awaits. Experience the serene nature and gentleness of the French Riviera; as well as, the hustle and bustle of the vibrant St. Tropez. Spend your days exploring the coast, working towards your fitness, health and weight loss goals, or simply relaxing on sun-dappled terraces with a cold drink in hand.

Location

How close is the beach to the hotel? Will I be able to easily access the beach?

Situated on a hilltop, surrounded by serene nature reserves, and a small walk away from the beach, the Lily of the Valley hotel is exactly as its name entails: just like a beautiful lily in a valley. Standing along the Mediterranean coastline in the La Croix-Valmer region of France, the hotel is a few steps away from 5km of breathtaking shores of the Gigaro Beach. Easily accessible, yet truly like a haven amid busy lives, the Lily of the Valley was purpose-built to keep nature intact. The architect, Philippe Starck designed the hotel in a way that it did not grow further in height than the nearby trees. Therefore, as you take a walk through the vicinity, the architecture blends with the exterior aesthetics, producing a serene fusion for the senses.

Key Facts

  • the Lily of the Valley is only a 15-minute drive from Saint-Tropez
  • the hotel overlooks the three-mile stretch Gigaro’s white sandy beaches
  • the landscapes surrounding the Lily of the Valley are preserved and protected

What is special?

  • power through on an exhilarating electric mountain biking adventure as you take in the area’s beautiful scenery
  • guests are just a few steps away from the sandy, unspoilt beaches of Gigaro Beach
  • set into a natural environment, guests enjoy the sounds and the scents of nature at the hotel

What do the guests say?

  • the location of the hotel is really unique, as it offers a stunning 180° view over the mediterranean sea
  • the views and design of the entire property takes your breath away
  • Lily of the Valley is a great place for those who want to spend summer days in the area but not far from the bustle of St Tropez

Accommodation

Will I have a private terrace with my room? What type of views can I expect?

Lily of the Valley is not a hotel, it is an experience meant to be lived. With 38 rooms and 6 suites, each accommodation is adorned with bespoke interiors, where every item tells a story. From the wicker lampshades to the coffee machine, everything exudes rustic luxury. A walk around the room and you will be greeted by plump bedding and vibrant cushions, and an even bigger bed on the terrace. Sip coffee as you read your next book lying on the bed in the terrace, or just lie under the stars for the night of a lifetime. From people looking for solitude to couples and families, the Lily of the Valley is open for all.

Key Facts

  • prior to your arrival the Lily of the Valley team will help personalize your stay
  • 38 rooms and 6 suites all have private terraces
  • remote workers can stay connected with Lily of the Valley’s fiber optic internet service

What is special?

  • allow the warm ambiance to envelop you as you settle into the serene and comfortable quarters
  • grab your drink of choice and relax on your private terrace while drinking in the views of the Mediterranean
  • enjoy a spa-worthy experience in your own bathroom while taking a warm and relaxing bath in a luxurious soaking tub

What do the guests say?

  • Lily of the Valley is a luxury getaway in a pure refinement of French Riviera
  • the rooms are amazing – very comfortable with a great balcony
  • I was knocked over by the beauty of Lily of the Valley – I can’t wait to return to continue the magic of this wonderful hotel

Pools & Spa

I am on a weightloss journey. How can Lily in the Valley facilitate that during my stay?

At Lily of the Valley, the wellness and the physical health of the guests is held in the highest of regards. This is why, situated at the heart of the hotel is The Shape Club offering 2000 square meters dedicated to weight loss. From natural remedies and massages to unique, modern ones, everything is available here. Settle down in one of the regular retreats or make your way to the sauna or steam room to let loose. If you are in the mood for traditional therapies, avail the Chinese massages from in-house experts. Or if your kind of therapy and rejuvenation is dipping your feet includes dipping your feet in the water, move to the luxurious, heated, 25-meter-long outdoor pool.

Key Facts

  • two semi-Olympic pools are heated year round
  • guests can enjoy a large fitness room and studios for group or private classes
  • the resort offers three weight loss programs, including intensive weight loss, optimal weight & serenity, weight loss & sport

What is special?

  • pursue your weight loss goals with a team of on-site experts and nutritionists
  • enjoy a luxurious fitness spa getaway tailored to your specific needs
  • experience the bracing thrill of a snow shower, where you will be sprinkled with ice crystals to help reactivate your circulation after spending time in the sauna

What do the guests say?

  • the Shape Club is absolutely fabulous, one of the nicest I’ve ever seen
  • facilities are excellent, with an incredible ‘tailored to the individual’ wellness experience
  • Lily of the Valley is a destination for those looking to lose weight, improve fitness levels or rejuvenate with expert support and monitoring

Culinary

Where are the foods sourced from at Lily of the Valley? What types of cuisine awaits me?

Embracing the world of culinary arts with diverse styles and delicious cuisines, the Lily of the Valley makes efforts to fulfill the desires of all taste buds. For the health-enthusiasts, encouraged by fitness routines and always on the lookout for tasty yet healthy food, the Club House offers healthy alternatives, custom-designed by the in-house nutritionist. On the other hand, if you are a fan of alfresco dining, visit the sea-facing Vista restaurant. As the aroma of the food fills the air, the flowing sea breeze transforms the ambiance into one of relaxation.

Key Facts

  • all dishes are made from local produce, mills and vegetable gardens
  • 24/7 room service is available
  • guests can receive a bespoke meal plan specific to their needs

What is special?

  • get a taste of the Mediterranean with rich and flavorful cuisine that will leave you craving more
  • resident dieticians offers suggestions on nourishing dishes to cater to your palette and dietary needs
  • sprinkle your night with a dash of magic as the starry night’s sky creates the perfect ambiance for a romantic dinner

What do the guests say?

  • the Provençal vegetable Tarin was off the charts exquisite and we had it every night
  • the Lily of the Valley has a great wine list and knowledgeable experts to guide you on choice
  • having a cocktail at sunset on the terrace overlooking the sea is something very special

Activities

What other activities are available at Lily of the Valley besides fitness and wellness?

While the rooms of Lily of the Valley are grand enough to keep you scooped inside, not wanting to leave; there is a mesmerizing world in the surroundings of the hotel. Wander out of the hotel and take the steps down the hill to dip your feet in the cold, blue sea waters of the Gigaro Beach. Or, walk 15 minutes to arrive at the sandy French Riviera and hop onto a yacht for a tour of the waters. Conversely, if you are a person fond of hilltops, grab a mountain bike and breeze through the hilly regions – making the most of your vacation.

Key Facts

  • artisan visits allows guests to experience local cultures and traditions
  • over 40 indoor and outdoor sports activities are available for guests every week
  • the resort houses an adult-only Shape Club

What is special?

  • destress with a fun aqua boxing class where you will feel any tensions melt away  
  • tone up your beach body with an intense cardio sculpting class
  • zip across the French Riviera waters as you feel the mist on your face from an exhilarating water skiing adventure

What do the guests say?

  • we did the yoga and Nordic walking poles hike and enjoyed both
  • you’ll find plenty of charming restaurants and local markets nearby, and definitely we recommend the coastal walk to St Tropez 
  • for a day on the water, we highly recommend taking a boat and a picnic across to L’Ile du Levant

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