A tranquil villa tucked away in a serene cove off the Atlantic Ocean, just West of Bordeaux
Villa La Tosca is a place where prestigious luxury accommodation meets exemplary service in an environment of the reinvigorating atmosphere of marine life and pine forests. A place where guests receive the warmest welcome and indulge in the ambience of an elegant and historic, yet contemporary renovated estate.
At the heart of Bassin d’Arcachon, tucked between the sea shore, the pine forests and world renowned Bordeaux vineyards of France, Villa La Tosca is an exclusive country estate offering 8 rooms with en-suite bathrooms. 4 luxury rooms retain their original marble fireplaces, and the tower suite “La Tour”, with its 360 degrees floor to ceiling windows, offers breathtaking sea and forest views.
Influenced by the style and expanse of French Culture, Villa La Tosca entertains its guests in the refined tradition of the French wine makers. Enjoy your favourite vintage in our cosy club library, or relax watching your preferred movie in our movie theatre.
The spacious contemporary dining room, with its magnificent sea and garden view, is a perfect place for a romantic dinner, or to receive guests for seminars. Its floor-to-ceiling windows open up to a grand covered terrace and to the arched veranda. Indoors guests may delight in the crackle of fire in the 2-way open fire place, connecting the dining room with the kitchen area.
The dining room opens up to the generous living room. Here guests can find the perfect spot to read a book, catch-up with friends or stroll onto the veranda with the spectacular sea view as a back drop.
Wide vista views from the loggias and the outdoor terraces draw guests over green grass lawns to the heritage fountain and beyond onto the endless beach…an irresistible invitation to either intimate experiences or to glorious garden and beach parties.
Guests can cool-off in the infinite green waters of the pure natural spring pool, leaving their skin luxuriously smooth and silky soft, or settle down in one of our comfortable lounge chairs on the huge deck with a 180 degrees view of the garden and shore line.
The pool deck offers yet another site to organize romantic candle light dinners, group dinners, seminars or photo shoots.
Guests may wander straight out of our garden and step onto the fine sand of the beach where a range of water activities, from swimming, sailing, surfing, fishing and more are available.
All 8 bedrooms have flat screen TV, en-suite bathrooms and offer the finest Egyptian cotton linens.
Three rooms have king size beds, two rooms have single twin beds that can be put together to make queen size double beds, 1 room has an electric bed to also accommodate guests with reduced physical mobility, and 2 rooms have single twin beds that can be put together to make a double bed.
“L’eau Vive” boasts a magnificent outdoor terrace. Enjoy a glass of Champagne with splendid views of Arcachon and Cap Ferret across the Bassin, or sooth your tired muscles after an active day in our luxuriously appointed en-suite bathroom with a double shower, water jets and separate spa tub.
“La Tour” with its 360 degrees floor to ceiling windows offers breath taking sea and forest views. Relax and absorb the stunning colours of the sunset in a warm “Bath with a View”.
Appreciate “Le Bassin” with its doors opening onto a spacious arched veranda. Simply read a good book from our library, inhale the fresh sea air and listen to the crackle of a fire in your room.
In “La Verandah” guests can shower in the bright sunshine the spacious bathroom receives in the morning. The room offers a private access door. Floor to ceiling doors opening onto the lower level arched veranda ensure direct access to the garden and beach beyond.
Villa La Tosca’s beach front property is hidden away in Taussat/Lanton just a 30 minutes drive from the ravishing vineyards and Merignac/Bordeaux airport.
Aquitaine and Gironde – The other South (West) of France – boasts a heritage that is Rich in Cultural Diversity, second only to that in the Parisian region…
Water in all its forms is omnipresent in Gironde – ocean, estuary, lakes, rivers and streams – forming a fascinating fresco of natural milieus and landscapes.
Arcachon Bay, the top spot for bathing tourism, has taken care to preserve its natural heritage intact, as an integral part of the Landes de Gascogne Regional Nature Park.
126 km of beaches devoted to surfing, kite surfing, body boarding, sand-yachting and sea kayaking.
The Landes de Gascogne Regional Nature Park was created in 1970 and is part of the largest forest in Europe. It covers over 315,000 hectares and can be explored on foot, by mountain bike, on horseback, or by canoe along the Leyre, a river that winds through the heart of the pine forest before flowing into the Arcachon Basin.
80% of the world’s most ‘exclusive’ wines are produced in the Bordeaux region.
8 Michelin starred restaurants as close as a 25-40 minutes’ drive from Villa La Tosca, and local gastro restaurants compete to deliver memorable, magic, food moments.
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