The Octopus presents today a selection of some of its partner marinas which offer good wintering opportunities in France. We have launched a major communication campaign with our partner marinas in France to highlight the wintering opportunities they offer.
So here are, just for you, the best marinas to spend the winter in France!
Map of our wintering marinas in France and the Mediterranean Sea
Wintering in France by regions
Wintering on the French south coast
Port Vauban is a well sheltered and quiet marina in the heart of the French Riviera. Thanks to its many cameras and its security guardst present 24/7, it is also very secure option for wintering.
Antibes is located in the heart of the French Riviera and featuring mild temperatures throughout the winter (more than 300 days of sunshine per year). Port Vauban is located close to the charming old town and its many shops and restaurants.
Located between sea and mountains, Antibes has incredible charm and is a gateway to visit the region!
Spending your wintering in Port-Fréjus means enjoying a quiet marina, maintained daily (quays, slipway and amenities) and featuring a team attentive to its yachtsmen, providing a service 7 days a week and 24 hours a day. The Base Naturelle François Léotard is a stone’s throw from the port, with its natural spaces and the possibility of practicing many sports activities. In winter on the Mediterranean coast, the weather is mild, the mimosas are in bloom and color the hikes of the Massif de l’Estérel. The tourist places are easily accessible: the center of Fréjus, Saint-Raphaël, or the famous Saint-Tropez avoid the euphoria of summer at this time. Finally, the port continues to live out of season thanks to the many activities that can be undertaken on site.
12 m : 2750 euros total
A marina located between sea and mountains, on the edge of the marine reserve and a few miles from Spain. The marina of Banyuls sur Mer is a perfect starting point for beautiful hikes and getaways along its rocky coast, so calm and peaceful in winter time.
The Marina of Sainte Marie La Mer offers a secured dry storage park with access control for the storage of 5 to 13 m motor or sailboats with a maximum draft of 1m50.
Wintering on the west coast of France
Marina of Pontrieux holds promises of a wintering spent in tje most picturesque setting in a calm and peaceful atmosphere. The ascent of the Trieux river is simply magnificent, featuring an exceptional natural setting. The marina has a lively boating community in winter and advantageous rates for long-term wintering stays.
Winter in from October 1 to March 31 in the heart of Honfleur and enjoy this typical Norman town in a warm atmosphere and picturesque setting, The city of Honfleur offers a different setting for wintering with a lively community In the heart of Normandy, You will spend pleasant months preparing for your next season.