Hotel Ile Rousse          

 25, Boulevard Louis Lumière 83150 Bandol − France

Overlooking the Baie de Rènecros, right by the sea, the Ile Rousse Hotel ***** - Thalassotherapy Centre & Spa Thalazur Bandol, offers a magical setting to soothe your body and mind.

Discover the outdoor seawater infinity pool heated to 25°C all year round, a fabulous solarium overlooking the crystalline waters of the Baie de Rènecros, the three restaurants areas and the two private beaches.

The Ile Rousse Hotel – Thalazur Bandol, with lift access to the Thalassotherapy Centre & Spa, has 67 rooms including 12 spacious suites. They all offer luxury combined with careful, personalised décor to lend that special charm to your stay.

Hotel Ile Rousse

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  • 5-star hotel
  • In Bandol, between Toulon and Cassis
  • 55 rooms
  • 12 suites
  • Secure private underground garage and outdoor car park with luxury valet parking service
  • Gourmet restaurant
  • 2 beach restaurants (in season only) and 2 private beaches
  • Bar & Lounge
  • Lounges, services and facilities for receptions
  • Meeting and conference rooms for seminars and incentive events
  • Thalazur Thalassotherapy Centre & Spa with indoor seawater pool
  • Heated outdoor saltwater seawater pool
  • Fitness training: aqua aerobics, aqua cycling, aqua body, aqua stretch classes

Rooms & Suites


The exclusive rooms with street views measure 26 m² to 29 m² and offer five-star comfort. They are equipped with a double bed or twin beds, a flat-screen TV, large cupboards and wardrobe, a mini-bar and safe, as well as expresso and tea-making facilities. Some of our Exclusive Room / Duplex Suite are especially equipped to welcome disabled people.


The prestige rooms with sea views are located between the first and third floors and have a very minimalist design. These rooms (from 22m² to 26 m²) have a private balcony so that guests can fully enjoy the fabulous sea vista. They are equipped with a double bed, a flat-screen TV, large cupboards and wardrobe, a mini-bar and safe, as well as expresso and tea-making facilities.


The privilege rooms with sea views are located on the first, fourth and fifth floors. They measure 26 m² to 33 m² and have a modern décor and either a terrace with a sunbathing area or a private balcony from which guests can admire the fabulous Baie de Rènecros. They are equipped with a double bed, a flat-screen TV, large cupboards and wardrobe, a mini-bar and safe, as well as expresso and tea-making facilities.


Our 4 junior suites offer 45 m² of space, and are all equipped with a sofa bed and a luxurious double bed. They also have a private balcony with a side view of the sea. They are ideal for a relaxing get-away as a couple or with the family. Guests will love the contemporary decoration and the bathroom with its large bathtub for relaxing and enjoying our selection of baths (à la carte services are available at an additional charge).


Our 3'water's edge' suites are laid out on two floors and offer more than 50 m² of space for a maximum of four people. Located right on the beach, you will be able to enjoy the sunset and the sound of the waves from your balcony every evening. For your comfort and relaxation these suites are all equipped with a latest-generation therapeutic hot tub.


For a unique experience, try out one of our 5 luxury suites. You will receive a welcome glass of champagne accompanied by macaroons prepared by our head pastry Chef which you can enjoy on the terrace of your suite. Our luxury suites are spacious and can accommodate up to 4 people. Measuring 37 m² to 50 m², they are all equipped with a terrace or balcony with deckchairs and a coffee table so that you can sit back, relax and enjoy the views over the sea. Guests will love the private sauna and steam room in the bathroom of "Suite 1" with direct access to the Thalassotherapy Centre & Spa, the private double Jacuzzi in "Suite 102", the 30 m²-panoramic terrace overlooking the Baie de Rènecros in "Suite 302", or one of the two luxury suites overlooking Port of Bandol and the exceptional view over the Baie de Rènecros. All of our suites offer modern facilities in a contemporary décor with a five-star level of comfort.

Wellness & Relaxation

Entirely refurbished in 2010, the Thalassotherapy Centre & Spa - Thalazur Bandol provides a soothing and harmonious mineral décor of ‘Calade’ pebbles, grey and white dry stone, and slate – a Zen ambiance to promote relaxation and an immediate sensation of wellness.

In a soothing, relaxed ambiance, the new luxury Thalazur Bandol Thalassotherapy Centre & Spa boasts an 80 m² pool area with an indoor saltwater pool heated to 32°C and equipped with gooseneck jets, massage jets, whirlpool baths, and a Jacuzzi.


The outdoor saltwater infinity pool heated to 25°C all year round offers decking and a solarium and overlooks the crystalline waters of the Baie de Rènecros. With two private beaches, it truly is a marine spa in every sense.


The sauna & steam room are accessible between the hours of 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Thalassotherapy Centre & Spa, which is accessed directly from your room via the elevator. For your relaxation, enjoy our sauna and traditional steam room with its body scrub treatment room.

The sauna is an excellent stress reliever that combats fatigue using thermotherapy.
The steam room cleanses the skin while promoting deep mental and physical relaxation – ideal before a body scrub, a seaweed wrap or a facial treatment.
Enter a haven of wellness and discover our selection of body scrubs to please the senses.


To keep you in shape, the Hotel Ile Rousse***** - Thalazur Bandol fitness area is equipped with various latest-generation resistance machines with free Internet access and individual iPod docking stations. It also provides 1 bike, 2 cross-trainers, 1 running machine and 1 body building gym. Put together your own programme to keep toned and healthy. Children are not permitted in the indoor pool area, fitness area, steam room or sauna.

Meetings & Events

The Ile Rousse Hotel***** provide a 66 m² meeting room with a comprehensive range of modern equipment that can be tailored to your needs.
Superbly lit and practical, it offers a truly exceptional view over the infinity pool and the sea.
Ideal for meetings, residential seminars, family meals, and conferences, it can accommodate up to 50 people in a theatre-style or banquet layout.


Meeting room is equipped of:

  • Video-projector with HDMI and VGA connections
  • Paper board and coloured marker pens
  • Comfortable, modern furnishings
  • Adjustable lighting
  • Air conditioning with individual controls
  • Free Wi-Fi accesst
  • Still and sparkling mineral waters
  • Individual pocket of paper with pen
  • Coffee machine, confectionery, and tea available throughout your meeting
  • Sound system on request (additional charge)

City & Attractions


Bandol offers visitors a tranquil pace of life in an exceptional setting that is in perfect harmony with the landscape of rocky inlets, Aleppo pine trees and the blue waters of the Mediterranean, the greatest charms of the Var region.

From the 19th Century onwards, artists and celebrities have been under the spell of the city: The Lumière brothers, Raimu, Pagnol, Mistinguett (Jeanne Bourgeois) whose house stood at the very same location where the Ile Rousse Hotel***** was built.

Not far from the rocky inlets, from Cassis, Sanary-sur-Mer and its shopping streets, and a few metres from the nature reserve of Iles d'Or, and from Embiez, the 1,500-berth port of Bandol offers a vast array of sports (sailing, water boarding, water skiing, diving, tennis, sailing, bowling, golf, and more) and gourmet delights: visits of domains in the vineyard or oenological tasting.

Beach Restaurants

La Goélette:

The restaurant “La Goélette" is open from April to September. On the ground floor of the hotel, right on the beach and in a decor of exotic wood, our beach restaurant “La Goélette” offers regional produce prepared in the purest of Provencal tradition. The carefully selected local fish and meats are prepared 'à la plancha'. The spiny and rock lobster tank means that you can enjoy fresh lobster every day. Deckchairs with comfortable cushions and parasols are also available so that you can relax and enjoy the sea on the private beach (subject to availability during your stay - at an extra charge that is invoiced on the day of your departure).

The restaurant is open every day for lunchtime from 12.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. and every evening in July and August from 7.30 p.m. to 10.30 p.m.

Le Petit Navire:

The snack & salad bar “Le Petit Navire” is open from May to September. Located on the water's edge on one of the two private beaches belonging to the Hotel Ile Rousse, “Le Petit Navire” offers a large selection of fresh salads and sandwiches carefully prepared by the chef, and a selection of ice creams, that you can eat in or take away. The snack bar is open every day from 10.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m. (closed on Tuesdays and Thursdays in May, June and September).

Gastronomic Restaurant "Les Oliviers"

The restaurant “Les Oliviers” offers a generous sun-kissed cuisine

Our Chef, Jérémy Czaplicki, selects the best fresh and regional produce from fishermen and market gardeners and takes you on a journey of Mediterranean flavours that will delight the palate.Because your pleasure is our pleasure, a 'market menu' is offered every day alongside our à la carte dishes and set menus from €56 for lunchtime and evening time with the exception of Saturday evenings.

As part of your thalassotherapy & spa treatments, to combine great flavours and wellness, the Chef also offers a refined, original and flavoursome cuisine accompanied by fruit and vegetable cocktails. To match dishes and wines, our head sommelier can help you choose from a large selection of Bandol and French wines.

The sun-drenched terrace of the gourmet restaurant boasts magnificent views of the sea and overlooks Bandol and the surrounding area.

The gourmet restaurant is open every day from 12.15 a.m. to 2.00 p.m. and from 7.15 p.m. to 10.00 p.m. Closed at lunchtimes in July and August.


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GPS coordinates : Latitude: 43.1336558/Longitude: 5.7516101

Via the A50 motorway towards Toulon/Marseille, take exit N12 Bandol, then Bandol city centre.


Nearest stations : Gare de Bandol Gare TGV de Toulon - 15 km Gare TGV de Marseille - 50 km

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