Tourism

Events in Bandol and surroundings


Bandol will seduce you with its exceptional climate, sandy beaches, turquoise water, many hiking trails and famous wines! But Bandol is also a dynamic summer and winter. Many triathlon and pedestrian races are org anised such as La Bandolaise or the famous Bandol Triathlon in October. You will also enjoy the many concerts and other musical events that take place in summer.

The Bol d'Or at Castellet


The Bol d'Or is a legendary twenty-four hour motorcycle race that takes place every year at the Paul Ricard circuit, not far from Bandol. With more than 500 pilots from around the world, a hundred exhibitors, many events and exhibitions, this is the essential event of the autumn! In 2017, nearly 68,000 spectators gathered for this international race at Le Castellet. This year, the Bol d'Or will take place on September 14th, 15th and 16th. Think now to book your hotel room to benefit from the best rates! Hotel Villa Florida in Bandol is just a short drive from Le Castellet.

The Spring of the Potters


Since 1988, artists, craftsmen and lovers of ceramics meet for exceptional days in Bandol. Most of the events are open to the public and a large market is held on the port where the works and their artists are exhibited. In 2018, Spring Potters will be held Saturday, March 31, Sunday 1 April and Easter Monday April 2nd. If you want to participate in the Spring Potters, think now to book in our establishment 2 stars for the Easter weekend !

Wine Festival in Bandol


Every first Sunday of December, the Bandol vine growers gather to present their vintages of the year. Gala evening, tastings in cellars and restaurants but also on the Port of Bandol! An event not to be missed for wine lovers, amateurs or professionals. Our hotel is less than ten minutes walk from the harbor and five minutes walk from the train station. So, do not wait any longer for your reservation on Bandol the first weekend of December !

Formula 1 Grand Prix


Another international event not to be missed on the Paul Ricard Circuit: the Formula 1 Grand Prix! This year, it will take place at Le Castellet from June 21 to 24, 2018.Do you have your ticket to participate in this Grand Prix of France? Did you book your hotel room near Circuit Paul Ricard? The Villa Florida hotel in Bandol is ideal to relax after your day in peace and quiet, just a few minutes drive from the Paul Ricard Circuit. Do not hesitate to contact us to benefit from the best rates.

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