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Luxury Roomy Apartment In The Historical Center

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Luxury Roomy Apartment In The Historical Center

In the heart of the historical center of Avignon, nested behind the impressive Popes' Palace, this roomy apartment is located on the ground floor of a restored mansion back from 1850s.

The very close surrounding is very quiet and the main monuments, museums and restaurants are within a walking distance. It is a perfect base to explore, day by day, the various facets of Provence .The apartment has a total of 250m², a private garden of 500m2, a big veranda with a large dining table.

There is a dining room, with a table for 6 persons and in the veranda a summer dining room (air-conditioned and warmed). There is a lounge, with sofas leather and fabrics, television cabled, chained stereo.

The kitchen is fully equipped as follows:

Refrigerator (American type)

Wash dishes

Oven

Microwave

Kitchenware

Flatware and dishes

There are 3 bedrooms dispatched as follows:

First room, equipped with a king size bed, television, private bathroom with bathtub, shower and toilet.

Second room, equipped with a king size bed, a piano, a television, private bathroom with bathtub, shower and toilet.

Third room, equipped with a single bed, private bathroom with bathtub and toilet.

Separate laundry

Private garage

Free WiFi in the entire apartment

Small room with a computer

More Details

Owner
Francis Lacoste
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
December 8, 2017

Amenities

Avignon Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Garage ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Stove
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1) 1 single bed + 1 single extra bed, Child Beds (1).
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hot air ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • tennis

Reviews

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(21 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 21 reviews
Charleston
5

An Avignon deligt!

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful flat located in the heart of Avignon with frescos and lovely artistry on the ceilings and walls. The glassed in veranda overlooking the gardens was delightful area to spend the mornings having a cup of coffee and some treats from the nearby marketplace and in the evenings sharing a bottle or two of wine. Grocery stores are convenitly located nearby as well as an abundance of very good restaurants and shops. Francis was very helpful, including his having to chase us down in the streets upon our arrival when we somewhat lost to help guide us to the garage located in the back. The property was very nicely maintained and we highly recommend as a place to stay when in Avignon. We look forward to staying here again in the future! Clayton

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Location, location, location

  • 5 of 5

We (two couples) spent a week in this truly exceptional apartment in the heart of the city. It is one of the most beautiful homes we've ever seen and we are in real estate and have seen many. You would need a virtual tour to do it justice and even then it is better in person. Francis is a true gem, so kind and helpful. Avignon is one of the most interesting cities that we've seen in France and this was our fourth time there. The restaurants are all in walking distance and are excellent. We would absolutely recommend this home to anyone coming to the area. Thank you so much for letting us stay.

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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north Carolina
5

A gem in Avignon

  • 5 of 5

We just returned after spending a week in this fabulous apartment. First and foremost, Francis is a gem. He will assist in any way he can ! The inside space and exterior garden area are truly exceptional, particularly for an apartment in the middle of a city. You are 15 minutes from anywhere in Avignon.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2015
  • Stayed: September 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Daytona Beach, FL
5

A Perfect Vacation Retreat

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had the BEST vacation of our lives, honestly, in this beautiful apartment. The location is perfect, from the easy walk from the train station to the numerous museums & cafes. The place itself is gorgeous - the bedrooms, bathrooms & decor all put my own house to shame. I could live here in a heartbeat. I enjoy cooking on vacation and could have easily entertained 30 people here - there is that much space and china wear. There is a nice Carrefour grocery store a couple streets away, plus fantastic bakeries nearby. We explored during the day but tried to dine "at home" at night, and alternated between the veranda, outside in the garden, and by candlelight in the formal dining room. We rented bikes from Provence Bikes (near the train station) and explored our 1st 2 days; 3rd day was a train to Arles; 4th was a bus to Roumelins for kayaking around the Pont du Gard (unbelievably beautiful); 5th and sadly, final day was exploring more museums, cafes & shops in Avignon. We had planned to explore more of the region but honestly loved Avignon & the apartment so much that there was no need. Our only regret is that our three young adult/teen children couldn't come with us at the last minute; we will definitely return with them next year!

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
5

Second visit in two years - equally as awesome!

  • 5 of 5

I wrote a review for our visit Spring 2014. This year (2015) we changed our plans to go elsewhere in order to visit Avignon and stay at L'Orangerie. We love the apartment, Francis, the rental agent, and Avignon and surrounding area. This year Francis arranged for a driver to take us to Chateauneuf du Pape for lunch and tour of winery. Denis was perfect and his auto luxurious! Lunch at Verger des Pape (recommended by Francis) was wonderful. We did a bus excursion to Uzes (45 min) for the Saturday market; the train to Nimes and L'Isle sur la Sorgue (each just 30 minutes).

Another perfect stay! We are planning to visit again next year. It feels like "home".

  • Submitted: May 16, 2015
  • Stayed: April 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous rental in a great location in Avignon!

  • 5 of 5

This apartment was wonderful! It really does look every bit as good in person as it does in the photos. It was plenty large for our group of 3 women -- we easily could have fit 5 people. The kitchen is great and has all the appliances you would need, along with plenty of dishes and glasses. Also had plenty of supplies such as dish washing tablets, laundry tablets, toilet paper, Saran Wrap, etc. And even kitchen basics such as coffee, tea, sugar, etc. It is in a wonderful location, very central in the heart of the old city of Avignon. Nothing inside the walls is more than a 15 minute walk. Francis was delightful and very helpful. He gave us wonderful restaurant recommendations -- I highly recommend following his suggestions. A great place to stay if you are coming to Avignon!

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2015
  • Stayed: April 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
90 Kilometres
Marseille-Marignane (MRS)
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Gare centre
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
A7
Nearest Restaurant
150 Metres
L'Epicerie
Car: not necessary

Located in the historical center, it is at 2 minutes walking distance to the Popes Palace (major monument), 10 minutes walking distance to the famous bridge, short distance to the covered market, restaurants, museums, churches...

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Taxes and fees are additional

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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