What Olympic villa are you?

Enjoy the French sun this summer, alongside the 2024 Olympics.

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See yourself as a bit of an athlete? Or just enjoy keeping active when you’re away? Well, take a look at our latest blog and match yourself to not only an impeccable villa, but a villa that allows you to enjoy your favourite sport whilst you are away; whether that is having a seat at the Olympics, or enjoying the sports facilities in the comfort of your own villa, we have you covered. What villa will you choose?

1. Sailing

If you're interested in watching the Olympic Sailing this year in Marseille, our villa Mas du Luberon is your perfect match. This centuries old farmhouse is a secluded and serene villa is a great place to unwind and enjoy peace. Marseille is a 60km drive away, making it possible for you to go and watch the Sailing in the day, whilst still being able to get back in time for dinner at your villa.

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2. Football

Several of the Olympic Football games are being played in the picturesque city of Nice and what's better than visiting the sunny South of France and watching the Football whilst you're there. Villa Fontaine  is just 25km away from Nice and is a charming, rustic, countryside residence, a perfect place for you to enjoy your summer holiday whilst getting involved in the action.

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3. Golf

If you would prefer to celebrate the Olympics from afar and are a keen golfer, then gather up your friends for a stay at Le Mas d'Isabelle. This incredible former farmhouse in Provence holds bounds of French character and has a handful of amenities within walking distance.  The course ‘Golf Maussane’ is just 14km away, providing guests plenty of time to enjoy the fantastic pool and al fresco area when they return from a lovely day of playing golf in the sun.

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4. Swimming

If you enjoy keeping fit whilst on holiday and you prefer to base yourself around the pool whilst away, then match yourself with a villa that has a rather impressive one. Mas des Belles Fleurs has an outstanding pool where guests can enjoy swimming many lengths and maybe not beat an Olympic PB, but their own personal one.

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5. Surfing

This year, the Olympic Games has taken the opportunity to add additional sports to the Olympic programme, one of which being surfing. Whilst the actual competition will take place further afield inTahiti, France is also known as a surfers paradise. Lacanau beach is a particularly good area to practise or learn through surf school. Chateau Medoc is ideally located 63km away from this beach and is an elegant and classic villa surrounded by beautiful vineyards.

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Our Villa Specialists are happy to book a range of experiences for you. If you're feeling inspired by these experiences and would like to speak with one of our Specialists, make an enquiry or browse our French villa collection or Villas with sports facilities today.