Le Mas du Naoc A Guesthouse in Cabris

A few kilometers from Grasse, this guesthouse with its panoramic view over the bay of Cannes is an ode to life on the Côte d’Azur. A serene and secret address…
By Caroline Taret

Within the birthplace of perfume, the Maison du Naoc welcomes visitors to a haven of peace ideally located if you wish to visit the French Riviera and its hinterland. Cannes, Saint-Tropez, Nice but also Mougins and Grasse, which is only a few kilometers from Cabris. Which is only if this place doesn’t make you want to stay in the park with your nose in a book, or sunbake by the pool of the typically Provençale 18th-century farmhouse. With its charming 3 bedrooms and suite, the Mas de Naoc meets the needs of travelers in search of authentic Provence mixed with modernity. The interior decoration, in tones of beige, ochre and grey, favors the natural. The Tadelakt covered walls bestow to the whole a warm and intense Mediterranean atmosphere.

As for the furniture, it’s predominantly made of wood, from the antique beds to the vintage doors. Traditional pieces are mixed up with vintage pieces with an almost industrial style. Each room seems to have been conceived of like a cocoon that allows Provence’s sublime light to penetrate, a light so dear to painters like Bonnard or Van Gogh. Like a receptacle of calm and measured light, the Mas du Naoc appears to be the perfect pause in a journey through Provence, far from the hustle and bustle of the Riviera, sometimes so busy in summer. In the park that surrounds the house, flowers from Provence remind us of our proximity to the historic fields dedicated to perfume creation: jasmine, orange flower, olives etc. grow alongside of course the obligatory palm trees of a Riviera landscape. Expect to pay between 115 and 170 euros, breakfast included, for a night at the Mas du Naoc, without forgetting the welcome from hosts Sandra and Jérôme Maingret. You won’t regret it.

Discover
"Le Mas du Naoc"
580 Chemin du Migranié
06530 Cabris
http://www.lemasdunaoc.com/
Le Mas du Naoc A Guesthouse in Cabris
Le Mas du Naoc A Guesthouse in Cabris
The Maison du Naoc welcomes visitors to a haven of peace ideally located if you wish to visit the French Riviera and its hinterland.
Photography : José Nicolas
Le Mas du Naoc A Guesthouse in Cabris
Le Mas du Naoc A Guesthouse in Cabris
The interior decoration, in tones of beige, ochre and grey, favors the natural.
Photography : José Nicolas

Latest articles

Smoothies: 3 Detox Juice Recipes for the End of Summer

Smoothies: 3 Detox Juice Recipes for the End of Summer

A real concentration of freshness and creaminess, the smoothie is the perfect way to enjoy the health benefits of fruits and flowers. With rose, rosemary, orange or bergamot, discover our three Provencal recipes for a vitamin enriched return to work!
Immortelle: Inside the L'Occitane Research Laboratory

Immortelle: Inside the L'Occitane Research Laboratory

Over an interview, two L'Occitane experts explain their research work around the Corsican Immortelle flower. A key ingredient of the Divine range, it is endowed with amazing anti-aging properties.
Noëlle Irolla, At the Heart of the Distillation of Essential Oil of Immortelle

Noëlle Irolla, At the Heart of the Distillation of Essential Oil of Immortelle

Facing the bay of Calvi, Noëlle Irolla has been running her small family business specializing in the aromatic plants of Corsica since 1993. Between organic production and family harvests, this enthusiast masters the art of making a very precious nectar: essential oil of Immortelle.