The Palais Lumière offers you a unique pleasure in La Ciotat with its huge private Mediterranean park, beautifully wooded. Want a picnic in the shade of the trees, to enjoy games for children, to play “pétanque” or ping pong, … it is up to you to choose.
Pass the portal of the Palace and follow “lumière” road lined with palm trees to enjoy the “lumière” beach and the magnificent panorama on the bay of the Ciotat, elected in 2019 among the 42 most beautiful bays in the world.
This apartment is very pleasant to live with its volumes, its sea view and the park of the Palace, but also its southern exposure which offers a very beautiful brightness with its bay window and large windows.
Totally renovated and air-conditioned, this one bedroom apartment offers a Zen decoration with a large living area offering a seating area, a dining area for 4 people and a beautiful open modern kitchen. The bay window opens onto a small balcony where it is possible to have a one to one breakfast.
The beds allow to sleep up to 6 people.
The bedroom offers a double bed but also a second double bed on the mezzanine accessible by a ladder. It has a limited ceiling height that does not allow standing and is ideal for children over 6 years of age or young adults.
In the living room, the convertible corner sofa turns into a comfortable double bed.
The bathroom is equipped with a very nice shower. Ideal for relaxing after a day at the beach or visiting.
You will find plenty of storage and closets for your belongings.
The toilet is separated.
The privileged location of this apartment allows you to walk to the beaches, the port, the old town, restaurants and shops.
As an option you can also reserve linens and towels for the bathroom (11€/person/week), a cot (20€/week), a highchair (20€/week).
To enhance your stay, we can bring you additional local services such as taxi transfer, car or boat rental, home chef, regional wine tasting, diving, etc.
These services must be booked at least one week in advance with our teams.
Monthly rental is possible (except July/August). Contact me for a suitable quote.
The apartment is located in the former family estate of the Lumière brothers, inventors of the Cinématographe and place of the first cinematographic representation in 1895, surrounded by a wooded and enclosed park, where Augustus and Louis Lumière turned a number of their films.
The enclosed beach district offers a green landscape and a quiet atmosphere for a relaxing holiday.
This area is ideally positioned to allow you to easily enjoy all the beaches of the ciotat: Capuchin beach, light beaches and large beach.
You have access to all amenities on foot: local shops, restaurants, bakery, bus, etc. and you can reach the port and the old town in 15 minutes on foot.
You can easily enjoy La Ciotat and its unique environment with its cut and spectacular coastline, its bay nicknamed «THE GULF OF LOVE» but also its hinterland: park of the calanques, Calanque of Figuerolles, park and calanque of the Mugel, the green island, the beaches, Circuit du Castellet, …
On or under water, on land or in the air, the choice of activities is wide: diving, navigation, kayaking, hiking or simply relaxing to enjoy the ubiquitous sun.
You will also be able to take back your vehicle and launch at your leisure to discover the AOC vineyards of Cassis or Bandol, visit the Calanques by boat, opt for a golf course, go hiking in the massifs of the Castellet or in the reserve of the calanques, …
Access for travellers
The apartment is dedicated to rental as a whole.
Interaction with travellers
I will be your unique contact available to welcome you, carry out check-in and check-out.
I will introduce you to the property as a whole, how it works and will be available during your stay if you have any questions about the accommodation.
I will also tell you what activities are available in the region.
I can be reached by email and on my mobile.
To park, nothing simpler. The Palais Lumières offers you several places free of charge
The palace is served by the bus (line 40) which takes you to the old town or the train station.
Apartment located on the 2nd floor with elevator.
Pets are not allowed.
Smoking is not allowed inside the apartment.
The apartment cannot be rented to organize parties or events.
Arrival time: 4pm – 7 pm / Departure time: between 9am and 11am.