The three stars Hotel Beau Sejour, offers you a beautiful living in one of the oldest hotels in Saint Raphael. Its privileged location by the sea allows you to enjoy breathtaking views. Two steps from the Casino, the shops, the restaurants, the ancient center and the train station TGV, your ideal destination for all ages.
Everything is designed for you to enjoy exceptional holidays under the sign of relaxation. Our team will welcome you warmly and will be at your disposal throughout your stay in our hotel close to the beach in Saint Raphael.
At 50 meters from the sea
Our hotel Beau Sejour enjoys an ideal location. It is located only 50 metres from the beaches and downtown Saint Raphael. Come and spend the holiday with family or friends in our hotel comforts at two steps from the sea.
From the private balcony of our rooms on high floor, you can admire a panoramic view on the Bay of Saint Raphael, breathtaking. Come and relax in our charming hotel with outline sea at Saint Raphael.
Let’s go back a hundred years, the Gambelli family, originally from a small village called Montemassi, in the Tuscany region in Italy, fled Fascism to settle in eastern France.
Mining is then very present in this region.
Unfortunately in this profession, many miners suffer from pneumoconiosis.
Medical advice will then advise settling on the Côte d’Azur because the sea air improves the health of people suffering from this pathology.
This is how the Gambelli family settled in Saint-Raphaël.
In 1930, following the death of father Gabelli, the family decided to move into the hotel business by acquiring the hotel la villa – les Palmiers on Fréjus Plage.
During the landing of August 15, 1944, the seaside of Fréjus was almost completely destroyed.
The Villa remains standing.
Even today, some shrapnel or bullet holes are still visible on the facade of the hotel.
In 1950, the Gambelli family believed in the potential of Fréjus – Saint Raphaël and decided to settle in strong>the Beau Séjour hotel in Saint-Raphaël.
Saint Raphaël, a town steeped in history, which in 1878, under the leadership of Félix Martin, was transformed into a modern seaside resort with its casino, its hotels and its villas with architectural charm of Palladian or Moorish influence, its seafront promenade and its baths.
In 2002, Linda and Pascal, settled in the Lyon region, decided to move closer to their family on the French Riviera.
This is how they took over the management of the Raphaëlois hotel.
For almost 20 years, the current generation has perpetuated the family values of this hotel.
Through this text, we have a thought for all the generations who have allowed this hotel to be what it is today.
These values, this work and this know-how still have great years ahead of them with the new generation of children…