A far cry from the traditional rustic farmhouses of this corner of southern France, Hotel B Design & Spa is nevertheless surrounded by the iconic lavender fields and olive trees, and enables its guests to relax amongst typical Provence countryside.
Designed by its Belgian owners, Hotel B Design & Spa is located in the small Provençal town of Paradou. Once here, you’re likely to stay put to enjoy the spa and the feeling of staying in a retreat, with perhaps some gentle excursions to an olive oil mill or a winery, and to enjoy the beautiful landscapes around the hotel.
Dedicated to its spa, the 14-suite hotel is all clean lines and calming colours inside, with the minimalist design of public areas and bedrooms adding to Hotel B Design & Spa’s relaxing atmosphere. The predominantly white, brown and grey suites are light and airy, with soft lighting and their own private pool and terrace.
The large basement spa at the heart of the hotel features an extensive menu of products and treatments by Carita and Decléor, three treatment rooms, Turkish hammam and an indoor swimming pool.
The owners of Hotel B Design & Spa are series gastronomes – she is a prestigious chef in her own right – and, alongside the spa, the cuisine is a highlight of staying at the hotel. As you’d expect from Hotel B, the cooking style is contemporary and uncluttered, with ingredients all coming from local producers, farms and fields.
Hotel B Design & Spa Information
- Location: 30-40 minutes drive from Nimes and Marseille airports.
- Accomodation: 14 rooms
- Facilities: Restaurant, Spa, Hammam
- Activities: See and hear the birds in Camargue, the olive tree route, the vineyards and the numerous painters in the region, explore the Alpilles by horse, on foot, on bike or a mountain bike, for golfer try the Baux-de-Provence (9-hole) or Servannes (18-hole) golf courses.
- Weather: Good all-year round
- Children: Welcome.