The village of La Garde Freinet is located 10 miles (16km) from the coast and St Tropez at the top of the Massif des Maures. Located close to several long-distance paths, it is ideal walking and cycling country for nature-lovers, outdoor sports enthusiasts, beach-lovers and those who want to mix with the rich and famous. The village is busy all year round and boasts over 12 places to eat and drink, 2 bakeries, 2 general shops, 2 hairdressers, 2 butchers, a swimming pool, filling station and several art galleries and tourist shops. The nearest beach is just 16km away but there are many more for you to explore just a short drive from the village. Just over an hour's drive will take you Monaco to the East, Marseille to the West, and the Gorges of Verdon to the North. Cannes, Grasse, Toulon and all the famous resorts of the French Riviera are all around 40 minutes away, providing something for everyone.