Top things to do
Heart-pumping excursions and relaxing activities
There's more to Le Mas Candille than leisurely days spent lounging around the grounds. Our location, in the heart of the Côte d’Azur, between the mountains and the sea, means that there's an array of day trip activities to enjoy.
And, after a long day out and about, you can rest-assured there'll be a spot on our bar terrace where you can watch the sun go down.
Play a round of golf
With ten golf courses within 30 minutes of Le Mas Candille, we're ideally located for a regenerative golfing holiday in the Côte d’Azur. Discover more about playing golf at Le Mas Candille here.
Anyone for tennis?
If you’re up for tennis, you’ll find two options a few minutes away from the hotel. There’s a small rooftop club which specialises solely in padel tennis, which uses solid bats and is played on smaller courts with walls that can be incorporated into the game. Discover more about playing tennis at Le Mas Candille here.
Wine tasting at Le Mas Candille
No stay in France is complete without an expert-led wine tasting experience. Our Head Sommelier, Julien Leroux, will take you on heady journey through some of the best in the region.
Find a perch on the terrace and sip and swirl your way through our best bottles, while nibbling on local cheese and charcuterie prepared by our chef. Our wine tasting are only available by appointment. Find out more about wine tasting at Le Mas Candille here.
Yoga at Le Mas Candille
Yoga classes are taught at the hotel by Caroline Bonnin, who has been practicing yoga since 2011 and completed her teaching skills at Ashtanga Yoga Paris in 2017.
Caroline offers energising Vinyasa Flows, incorporating influences from Hatha, Ashtanga, Bikram and Yin Yoga, and will be available for one-to-one classes by prior arrangement. Just let us know before you arrive if you'd like to book.
Perfumery at Le Mas Candille
Awaken your sense of smell and discover the art of perfumery. Nearby Grasse is the world centre of perfume and produces around 95 per cent of base essences, including world-famous brands such Channel No 5.
Le Mas Candille offers exclusive two-hour workshops led by a perfume professional. Here, you will learn about the scents, the sense of smell and the careful combining of precious essences that leads to the creation of a unique individual perfume.
Then you will assemble those essences yourself, to create your own personalised fragrance.
We are taking bookings for small groups, but you'll need to let us know in advance.
Enjoy summer fun at the mountain ski resorts
Head an hour inland from Le Mas Candille and you'll find mountain resorts with plenty to offer all year round. The snow may have melted, but you can still get your adrenaline fix at the luge d'été in La Colmiane.
This track offers the sensation of tobogganing down an icy mountain, but during the summer.
Another exciting attraction is the longest zipline in France, which offers a thrilling chance to race above the landscape at speeds of up to 120km/h. If this sounds a little intense, simply hop on the ski lift to enjoy the panoramic views of the Vésubie and Valdeblore.
Try your hand at water sports
There are plenty of ways to enjoy the warm waters of the Mediterranean on the French Riviera coast. Book in for a sailing lesson and join the yacht set around the Bay of Cannes.
For a chilled day out on water, try your hand at SUP (stand up paddle boarding). The crystal-clear waters around the Iles de Lérins are an ideal place to try the sport, as is the bay around Cap d'Antibes. Discover hidden beaches that can only be reached by boat.
Go on a walking tour in the Côte d’Azur towns
Learn more about the rich culture and history of the French Riviera by joining local guides on a walking tour. Stroll around Cannes, Antibes and Nice while hearing tales about the town's origins.
Walking tours are also available in Mougins, including a self-guided audio tour which can be taken at your own leisure.