Sainte‑Maxime private beaches

North of the Gulf of Saint-Tropez, the seaside resort of Sainte-Maxime has a sumptuous coastline, bathed by the blue and turquoise waters of the Mediterranean. Numerous private beaches, seaside restaurants and straw huts offer quality catering and numerous services: water activities, mattress rentals…

Les Copains d’Abord

Just a few-minute walk from the marina and downtown Sainte-Maxime, the restaurant Les Copains d’Abord offers a continuous service, for a waterfront lunch, gourmet break, aperitif or dinner. The bar offers a varied menu, with many refreshments available. The private beach area offers deckchairs with mattresses and parasols for rent in an enchanting setting.

Côté Plage

The restaurant of the Barrière de Sainte-Maxime casino, open all year round, allows you to have lunch on the sand in summer. The menu carries all the generosity of the South of France, with traditional and Provencal dishes bursting with sunshine. The décor, with its soft tones, offers a peaceful atmosphere. Palm trees, parasols and deckchairs offer a space conducive to idleness.

Havana Plage

Do you want to enjoy a tasty southern cuisine while taking advantage of a breathtaking view of the Gulf of Saint-Tropez? Havana Plage offers you salads, pizzas and grills in an idyllic setting. It is also possible to rent a deckchair or a mattress for half a day or a day, to enjoy the sun while being comfortably installed. For a gourmet break at any time of the day, some dishes are served outside of lunch and dinner hours.

Mario Plage

Located on the Nartelle beach, one of the most beautiful of Sainte-Maxime, this private beach welcomes you in an enchanting setting. The restaurant offers a varied menu, with an assortment of salads, tatakis, tartars, meats, fish and seafood. The bar area has a cocktail menu and serves numerous refreshments throughout the day.


The private beach Le WYC, located in La Nartelle, offers deckchairs for a day of relaxation under the sun of the French Riviera. The restaurant, in a sublime setting, serves a refined cuisine based on the best local products from the Var region: fish, truffles… The relaxation area offers massage sessions. The sportier guests can take advantage of the water activities: boat rental, jet ski, water skiing, wakeboarding…

Barco Beach

The restaurant is renowned for its fusion and creative cuisine, which highlights noble and generous ingredients: fresh fish, seafood, quality meats, Thai specialties. The Sun Bar offers a rich menu, with cocktails, wines and various drinks. The private beach offers deckchairs and mattresses for rent, for a moment of idleness under the sun or in the shade of a parasol. A children’s area makes the happiness of the youngest… and their parents!

Fish and meat are grilled à la plancha, directly at the table.

Les poissons et les viandes sont grillés à la plancha, directement à table.

Le Saint Barth

Located on the Nartelle beach, at the entrance to the Gulf of Saint-Tropez, the Saint-Barth offers a homemade cuisine based on fresh products and close contacts with suppliers. The menu, which features tasty, gourmet dishes, is in itself a guarantee of quality. This renowned private beach in Sainte-Maxime also offers a swimming pool and water bar, as well as deckchairs and beds for a relaxing moment under the sun.

Les Éléphants

Located north of Sainte-Maxime, the Elephant Beach inspired the cartoonist Babar with its enchanting decor. The private beach offers a quality cuisine with Asian influences: beef or tuna tataki, vegetable wok… Deckchairs are installed on the sand in summer and offer holidaymakers an idyllic setting and all the comfort expected for a relaxing break under the Mediterranean sun or in the shade of the parasols.

The 44

This elegant beach restaurant, with sea view, offers tasty Mediterranean and Provencal dishes. It is possible to rent a deckchair with mattresses sheltered from the wind, to enjoy the sun of the Mediterranean Sea or to bask in the shade of the parasols. Various services are offered to spend an unforgettable day: tapas bar, snack bar, relaxation area…

A day in Paradise

The private beaches offer a welcome gourmet break or a moment of relaxation appreciated during your vacation on the French Riviera. To find the establishment that will welcome you for a day or that will become your favorite place for the duration of your stay, you can contact the Tourist Office. You will thus be able to know the seaside restaurants and the leisure providers, to alternate between idleness and nautical activity.

Tourist Office of Sainte-Maxime

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