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4-star Big two level apartment with private garden in historic city centre

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Half Baths3
Space 1,399 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment with shaded private courtyard.

The apartment has 3 bedrooms, 2 reception rooms, 3 bathrooms, 2 kitchens and large shaded garden.

Complete calm as all rooms overlook the private courtyard. The building is located in the city centre, between Saint-Didier and Places des Corps-Saints.

Apartment:

3 bedrooms, 1,300 sq. ft. (130m2) total plus 970 sq. ft. (90m2) shaded courtyard.

Original stonework walls and marble flooring, original ceilings with timbers.

Recent, high-quality renovation. Official French quality certification: 4 stars (Clévacances)

Two rooms in the main house and a separate bedroom at the bottom of the courtyard, plus a sofa bed in the library (ground floor).

Total 130 m2 plus 90 m2 of shaded courtyard

Summer kitchen, fully equipped (refrigerator, dishwasher, etc.) and table / chairs to enjoy the outdoors.

Fully equipped with: fridge / freezer, dishwasher, Nespresso, wifi, linen (sheets and towels).

Ideally located in the city center while being extremely quiet since all the rooms overlook the private courtyard.

Many quality shops are found in the same street (butcher, greengrocer, chocolates and restaurants) and Les Halles indoor market is a 5 minute walk. Carrefour Market supermarket (rue de la République) is also nearby.

A car is not needed to visit Avignon as all main sites can be visited on foot. If you do have a car, two public car parks are 5 minutes walk away (parking Jean-Jaurès, parking des Halles).

All the ingredients are here for a magical stay in the old Avignon while you enjoy the art of living in Provence.

Studio:

Completely independent from the apartment and rented separately. Renovated in 2013. Kitchen, shower room and toilet. Double bed than converts to sofa for daytime use.

More Details

Owner
Robin Young
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 23, 2017

About Robin Young

Having grown up in Avignon, I am very keen to preserve the historical legacy of the town. Through the renovation of this beautiful house in the centre of town and using it as a holiday let, I hope to give visitors an authentic feel for this beautiful and unique town.

Robin Young purchased this apartment in 2008

Why Robin Young chose Provence

I renovated the apartment by keeping the original features of the building: large stones, ceilings with beams, plants from the region, marbled floors...

The central location is key to enjoying Avignon, as a car is not needed to explore the town. The apartment is located in a vibrant neighbourhood, and restaurants, bars, cinemas, theatres and museums are a couple of minutes walk away.

The fully equipped kitchen and large dining room and outdoor mean you can make the best of the local produce: shop fresh vegetables and cook them yourself in an idyllic setting.

What makes this apartment unique

Quiet, close to city centre sites and shops.

Three bedrooms.

Sleeps 9 people.

A beautiful space and shaded courtyard.

A separate studio for 2 is also available for renting separately.

Amenities

Avignon Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1399 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • American Kitchen
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - tub , En suite bedroom 1
    Bathroom 2 - shower
    Bathroom 3 - shower , Ground floor no-steps
    WC - toilet
    WC - toilet
    - toilet , Ground floor no-steps
  • One bathroom with bath One bathroom with shower and toilet One bathroom with shower One separate toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , At the bottom of the courtyard
    Ground floor - 1 sleep sofa /futon , GRound floor, sofa-bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Ensuite bathroom
  • 2 double beds, 3 single beds, 1 sofa bed. Bedroom 1 (double wrought iron bed), Bedroom 2 (two single beds), Bedroom 3 (ideal for children - double bottom, single on top), a double sofa bed in the library
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Courtyard
  • Garden Chairs
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • 9 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • disco club
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • water sports
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
Notes:
Facilities: All necessary kitchen, linens, television, wifi Appliances: fridge, dishwasher, washing machine Children: cot (old wrought iron bed) and high chair available on request. Warning: Staircase not safe for very young children.

Reviews

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4-star Big two level apartment with private garden in historic city centre
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews
5

Great location and wonderful host

  • 5 of 5

Avignon was nice to visit in and of itself and also made the perfect hub for exploring Provence and surrounding areas. This rental is in a great location within the city walls...right in the middle of everything - sights, restaurants, shops, and market. The common living areas both on the ground level and upstairs were spacious and we loved morning coffee in the outdoor courtyard. There was also plenty of private space available for 5 adults after long days of traveling together. Having a parking pass for the city lot was a great bonus (easy walk from the rental). Our hosts were responsive and a pleasure to rent from. We desired to extend our stay an additional night and they were agreeable. Highly recommend this listing.

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review Anita, We are pleased you had such a great time. It was a pleasure to have you as our guest.
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5

perfect location

  • 5 of 5

I rented this apartment for four weeks in April. It exceeded all my expectations. It was roomy and we all loved the courtyard. Best of all was the proximity of several excellent restaurants. Everything was a short walk away: the train station, the bus station, the tourist office, shopping and many restaurants. Avignon was the perfect choice to act as home base for exploring all of Provence.

  • Submitted: May 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for this great review. We are so pleased you liked all the things we like at our place in Avignon.
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5

Wonderful apartment with a private courtyard!

  • 5 of 5

We were two families traveling together in France and Spain, and we choose this apartment for our 5 night stay in Provence. We couldn't have been happier. The apartment's location is perfect, right near the center of Avignon. There are cafes, restaurants and shopping right outside the door. The apartment itself is beautiful and well equipped. The kitchen had everything we needed. Our favorite part, however, may have been the private garden space which provided a wonderful setting for meals and afternoon wine. We would love to stay here again, and we highly recommend this apartment for anyone visiting Avignon.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very for your review. It was a pleasure to host you and I hope you will return!
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5

Beautiful rental in perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed staying at this apartment during a recent 5 day visit to Avignon. The guest space was used by our daughter and new son-in-law, which gave them some privacy. The main unit was so beautiful, stone walls, beamed ceilings, comfortable furniture. It was great to have the garden space because we used it for several meals, and for sitting our with a glass of wine after a busy day. I would be happy to recommend this property to a friend or relative and would be happy to return for another visit myself!

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much!
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5

Perfect home in Avignon

  • 5 of 5

This is an amazing property in the perfect Avignon neighborhood. The apartment is gorgeous with ample space which allows for room and privacy for a group or family traveling together. We had 4 adults and 1 child and the house was more than spacious enough for us all. The kitchen is a delight to cook in. The courtyard is secluded and charming. The bedrooms and baths are perfectly laid out to allow for privacy and ease of use. Elisabeth was a responsive hostess. We lacked for nothing in this beautiful home. The neighborhood was also perfect with a boulangerie, a boucherie, an epicerie and several good restaurants within a few blocks. It's also close to Les Halles and easy walking distance to the more central tourist attractions. I would stay here again anytime!

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much! It was a pleasure having you...
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5

Central Avignon Gem

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying in this apartment. Because it is arranged on two floors, the living space is much larger than one would normally get. Each room had real character and it was very well equipped. We were not able to enjoy the beautiful courtyard garden because we were visiting in November but it must be simply wonderful to have this during the summer months. The location is fabulous - right in the middle of the old town yet very quiet. We would love to return.

  • Submitted: Dec 14, 2012
  • Stayed: Nov 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Avignon
Nearest Ferry
80 Kilometres
Marseille
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Avignon Centre
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
A9/A7
Nearest Beach
77 Kilometres
Camargue
Car: not necessary

Right in the city centre of Avignon, between place Saint-Didier et place des Corps-Saints in the car-free zone. Shops and restaurants right outside the front door.

Five minutes walk from the station (SNCF Avignon Centre), ten minutes in taxi or shuttle from Avignon TGV station.

Intra-muros, 5 minutes walk from the Palais des Papes.

Certification : 4 Stars (Clévacances)

Close to:

Pont du Gard : 25 Km

St Remy de Provence: 20 Km

Mediterranean: 77 Km

River Rhône: 2 Km

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $589.14
Ménage $141.39
Pet Fee $0

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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