La Ponche hotel, Saint Tropez
Hotel La Ponche - Brigitte Bardot, Romy Schneider... Staying at La Ponche is like stepping back in time in the company of personalities who have marked their era.
The Hotel de la Ponche began to make a name for itself in 1945 when it welcomed Jean-Paul Sartre and Simone de Beauvoir, then the Saint-Germain-des Prés team.
Established in old fishermen's cottages, the rooms are rather small.
|The decoration, elegant and discreet, has not changed for many years.|
|On the other hand, the common areas have been opened up, enlarged and redesigned to more contemporary standards by interior designer Fabrizio Casiraghi.|
The breakfast room, directly overlooking the beach.
|With the arrival of chef Thomas Danigo, the La Ponche restaurant is taking a radical gastronomic turn.|
|Capitalizing on local and seasonal products, the chef offers a skillful revisiting of the standards of Provencal cuisine.|
|You pay here for the location, the view, the history, and that little bit of soul that you can't buy...|