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A Provencal Valentine
Get the red carpet treatment in St Tropez
Renowned as one of the world’s most glamorous destinations, St Tropez’s Provencal charm is all the more apparent during the quieter winter months, making it a great choice for a romantic getaway. Stay at power couple Jay-Z and Beyoncé’s favourite hideaway, the Byblos which boasts its own Alain Ducasse eatery and Sisley spa. The hotel is located right in the town centre with easy access to shops, galleries and St Tropez’s iconic harbour.
Rooms at the Byblos are available from €325 per night.
Pamper your loved one in true Provencal style at the Couvent des Minimes’s Occitane Spa
The former 17th century convent, Couvent des Minimes is home to the first ever Occitane spa. With the brand’s headquarters just around the corner in Manosque, the spa makes the most of l’Occitane’s locally sourced products. Nestled above the Provencal village of Mane, the sumptuous property is located away from the hustle bustle making it a great base for love birds’ rejuvenation and relaxation. And it’s only a short drive to the Occitane factory, the only one in the world where visitors can get a free tour and discounted prices on l’Occitane products.
Rooms at the Couvent des Minimes are available from €170 per night.