Amid lush gardens and overlooking its sandy beach in a paradise-like secluded cove, Le
Maquis is much more than a deluxe seaside Hotel; it is an experience of fine living in an
exceptional residence that discreetly blends all modern technology with the exclusive
refinement of a private Mediterranean villa. Each window opens on to magical, unique
Furthermore, Le Maquis is the only four star deluxe hotel in Corsica to have its own
beach nestling along a small creek.
Le Maquis is a member of 'The Leading Small Hotels of the World'
The Hotel offer 27 Guest Rooms, 5 luxurious Junior Suites, Apartments and Suites
individually designed featuring breathtaking views from the private Terrace or Balcony. At Le
Maquis, no two Rooms or Suites are alike, even in the same category. Each has been charmingly,
individually furnished and decorated in a traditional style with cool white-washed walls,
wooden shutters and local antique furniture.
All offer levels of comfort synonymous with a world-class hotel, from the first category
Room to the roof-top Penthouse Suite. All are equipped with Satellite TV, Direct Dial Telephone
with computer socket, remote controlled Air-conditioning, electronic private Safe, Mini Bar,
Hairdryer, Beach Towels and some with private Whirlpool Bath. Connecting Rooms and Suites. are
Additional child bed and baby cot on request (Babysitting upon prior reservation).
Services & Facilities:
Secluded sandy beach, two Swimming Pools overlooking the sea, an outdoor pool and an indoor
heated Pool in a tropical greenhouse with Hydro Massage, private outdoor floodlit Tennis
Court, park and flower-filled gardens, free private Car Park, Hairdressing Salon.
The Hotel offers, on request, a wide range of sport and cultural activities for which
reservations can be made at the Reception Desk: Tennis or Swimming Lessons, Coastal Cruises on
Catamarans or Express Cruisers with skipper for half-day or day excursions, all the Water sport
activities on the Hotel Beach or nearby, according to availability - Water Skiing, Jet Skiing,
Windsurfing, Sailing, Sea Kayak, Parasailing, Snorkelling, seasonal Scuba Diving.
A few steps away from the Health Spa & Beauty Centre with Massage, Beauty and Body care
- on request at the Hotel,
6-hole golf course nearby
Deep-sea Fishing and Hunting in season
Car, Motorcycle, Scooter and Bike Rental
An enticing range of Sightseeing and Tours
Off-road Vehicle Excursions with guide to discover the paths of the Corsican maquis
Corsica enjoys a Mediterranean climate full of nuances due to its altitude, latitude,
maritime environment and winds. Dazzling bright, radiantly sunny summers are scorching hot
(40°c) and dry, while winters are particularly mild near the shores (18°c). Springtime is warm
and fragrantly flowered, and autumn is most pleasant at altitudes below 600 m. Whatever the
season, Corsica means sunshine. Ajaccio in particular, holds the record for all France with
nearly 2900 hours of sunshine per year.
Winter (December to March) : 13 - 18° C/ 56 - 65° F... fresh evenings. Average water
temperature : 15° C/ 57° F.
Spring and Autumn: April, May, October and November : 18 - 25° C/ 65 - 77° F light clothing.
Average water temperature : 15 - 20° C/ 59 - 68° F). Summer (June to September) : 25 - 35° C/
77 - 95° F...very light clothing. Average water temperature : 21 - 25° C/ 70 - 77° F.
Bars & Restaurants:
Restaurant L’Arbousier : gastronomic menu featuring Mediterranean-style cuisine with
a Corsican touch with home and sea produce for gourmet Dinner. Grill menu for casual Lunch on
the poolside terrace overlooking the sea.
Please Note: Elegant dress is kindly requested for Dinner.
Bar, Lounge with an open fireplace offer a warm atmosphere to enjoy a glass of
champagne or a cocktail by the fireside (in season).
Banquets & Special Occasions: a large range of gastronomic and business menus,
buffet and open bar proposals are available to meet your more specific needs for family events
or private Meetings for up to 80 people.
So close to the French Riviera, Paris and most European capitals, Le Maquis takes
pride in offering one of the most alluring hideaways for leisure or business travellers alike.
Overlooking the Ajaccio Gulf and only 20 minutes from Ajaccio International Airport.
By plane: only 20 min. from Ajaccio International Airport. Guaranteed transfers by
taxi on request. Direct flights from Paris, Lyons, Nice, Marseilles, Montpellier, London and
Brussels International Airports among others.
By helicopter : 20 min. from Ajaccio Airport.
By boat : 30 min. from Ajaccio Harbour. Sea links from Marseilles, Nice or
By road : from Ajaccio or the airport, take the national road 196 to Bonifacio,
Propriano, Sartène and then follow the signs to Porticcio (C.D. 55).