Where to stay
South of Avignon and at a few minutes of St Remy de Provence, detached house on a farming concern in the countryside. Ground floor : living room/kitchen with wood stove (15 €/50 liters). 1 bedroom (2 single beds). 1 bedroom (1 double bed). 1 bedroom (1 double bed). shower-room. Toilet. Electric…
Mme et M. Crouzet
Set apart from the village, on the road to Saint Rémy, a long drive lined with plane trees leads the guests to a 17th century Mas facing the Alpilles, where Eve, David and Lucie offer you a simple welcome. Independent fully equipped kitchen for your use, garden furniture.
Dans une demeure de charme noyée dans les feuillages de trois magnifiques platanes, appartement lumineux au 1er étage. Beaux volumes, décoration soignée, très calme, tout confort. Terrasse divine pour les repas et les siestes. Jardin commun et piscine spacieuse. Parking sécurisé. Accès à…
Le Saint Pons
The Gîte 'Saint-Pons' is situated half-way between Avignon and Arles, in the country, very well fit-out, adjoining the owners' provencal house, with private courtyard of 200 sq.m. You can relax on the terrace in the shade of the hackberry and access to a the shared enclosed swiming-pool (11m x…
Mas à l'improviste
The "Mas à l'improviste" awaits you in the small village of Maillane. This restored farmhouse has 3 luxurious, comfortable rooms and 2 large suites. In addition to lodging, the B and B offers refined meals and a generous breakfast. The Provencal House gives calm and serenity to the patio with…
Le Mazet De Juana
Au calme, charmante petite maison de village entièrement restaurée avec ses vieux carreaux de ciment au sol et sa façade en pierre. La cour intérieure privative avec son bassin-piscine, salon de jardin et grand parasol vous accueillent pour profiter de vacances sereines au coeur de la Provence.
Between Avignon and St Rémy de Provence, at the foot of the Montagnette'hills, beautiful independent renovated farmhouse on 1200 m² of closed area. Secure private swimming pool (12 x 4 - from 01st.05 to the 15th 10), relaxing spaces under the trees in the grass and in the courtyard. On the same…
Things to do
Museum Frédéric Mistral
The poet Frédéric Mistral (1830-1914) lived in Maillane, where he composed all his work; in 1904 he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. He was also the founder of the Félibrige association. The house where he lived from 1876 until his death on 25 March 1914 has retained the authentic…
Provence Quad Location
Adult and child mountain bike rental. Organisation of quad biking tours and tastings accompanied by a state-certified guide. Discover the Baux de Provence Valley and the Alpilles. Accessible to all with a driver’s license and a minimum of 6 years for passengers. 1-3 hour or half day tours for…
Artisanat des tranchées 1914-1918
More than 1,000 items from the 1914-1918 war have been brought together in the home of Mme Maryse Dupont. Mme Dupont has a passionate interest in the First World War and has recreated an entire era with her impressive collection of items, each one more amazing than the last, including lighters…
Musée de Région Auguste Chabaud
The Auguste Chabaud Regional Museum presents a permanent collection of works by this Provençal artist from the first half of the 20th century. He was a companion of Matisse and the Fauvists whose subjects included the landscapes of the Alpilles and La Montagnette, everyday life in the villages…
Musée des arômes et du parfum
Between Alpilles and Montagnette, near Les Baux-de-Provence and Saint Rémy, the Graveson-en-Provence Espace Ecobio welcomes you to the land of scents in this attractive natural organic area. Discover the magical world of essential oils, with one of the most beautiful collections of distilling…
The Montagnette hills
Boulbon, Graveson, Tarascon, Barbentane
La Montagnette is an isolated mountain with well-defined contours, located in the extreme north-west of the department. La Montagnette is a low-altitude mountain (150 m), but with rather steep slopes, particularly on its eastern and western faces where slopes prohibit access by roads. This…
Where to eat
Le Mas des Amandiers
At the foot of Montagnette, the Mas des Amandiers restaurant has had a completely fresh start, inspired by Elina Garbes and her team. Now open lunchtimes and evenings throughout the year, the restaurant has clearly opted for local clientele by offering four carefully-worked menus to delight food…
Located in the centre of Maillane, where author Frédéric Mistral - a fervent defender of Provencal traditions - was born, this is what you could call a "great little place". The owner is warm and welcoming and so is his food. Mistral would have been proud of this tribute to fresh and local fare…
Bouillabaisse, an ancient treasure and epic adventure...
According to Marcel Pagnol, "if we only judged things by appearances, nobody would ever have wanted to eat a sea urchin"
Thanks to the huge success of bands such as IAM and La Fonky Family, Marseille has earned its status as one of France's foremost rap capitals. Hoisted to heritage status in this city known for its gift of the gab, the movement has propelled a new generation of signature names to the front of the scene: the heirs have arrived.