Sports at la Bastide du PinThe ideal place for an active holiday!

Many sporting activities are available from la Bastide du Pin. We will tell you more when you are here but here is some information and avenues to explore ...

  Get cycling!

The Var department offers immense opportunities for cycling enthusiasts. Just see cyclists of all levels ride on small roads around Lorgues to be convinced. Many resources exist on the internet to help you define your itinerary. Among these:

Get cycling around la Bastide du Pin

  Horseback Riding

Many horse studs are located nearby. The region, with its varied terrain and climate, is ideal for the practice of all horse riding disciplines. Among the studs in Lorgues:


The Lorgues Tennis club , located just outside the village, rents tennis courts by the hour.


We can lend you our pétanque balls for convivial games around the bastide.

  Adventure parks

There are three treetop adventure parks close to la Bastide du Pin:

   Our special picks...

We know of many nearby places for walks and swims in the natural environment, generally off the beaten tracks. Ask us!


Many trails exist around Lorgues. In the shade of forest, along river banks, around lakes, on hillsides or to the top of famous peaks of rocks, there is something for everyone. Here are some resources that will surely give you ideas:


La Bastide du Pin is located halfway between two outstanding golf courses:


Our 11 m x 5 m swimming pool is here for you! It is generally open from early May to mid-October (depending on weather conditions).


A spacious lawn located on the west side of the bastide can be used to practice badminton throughout the year.

  Pool Table

We have an authentic pool table (that may be set up on request as a French billiards table) that can be used throughout the season. Children must play under adult supervision.


The cool and shaded waters of several nearby rivers are ideal for canoeing or kayaking. Several water sports centres are located less than fifteen minutes from the Bastide du Pin:


... but bear in mind that holidays are also about doing nothing!