Chambremont

Arles - Mountains

The border between Saint-Martin-de-Crau and the former marshes of leases, Chambremont is a string of the Alpilles massif.The Alpilles are located to the Northwest of the Department, in the Rhone corridor alignment.The Alpilles are a link to the terrain, oriented East-West. One can distinguish the main chain of the chain of the Chambremont but which, even if it is not directly adjacent, presents characteristics similar to those of the main chain.Massif located in the climate zone of the lower Rhone, the orientation of its relief particularly exposes it to the regime of mistral, can blow violently on its North side. Precipitation is between 600 and 700 mm/yr and average temperatures ranging 12.5-14.5 ° C according to the slope.The Alpilles massif lies at the interface of small natural regions of the Alpilles and the plain of Crau, defined by the NFI. It is characterized by a low afforestation rate its predominant species are the Aleppo Pine and Holm oak.The Alpilles massif is fully included in the Regional Natural Park of the same name, created February 1, 2007. Its territory is characterized by recognized landscape qualities, benefiting from the 1st Directive landscape of France, since January 2007. There are more than a hundred of rare or protected species many of which have an international protection status, such as the Bonelli's Eagle, or the OWL Grand Duke.Are finally identified more than 60 monuments classified, and almost all registered in the inventory of historical monuments.Urbanisation on the outskirts of the massif, or even at the breast of the massif is relatively large, marked in particular by the extension of peri-urban zones and the urban social demand on woodlands growing pressure. Its numerous points of entry encourage an important attendance of this massif, which is typically tourist: it is characterized by a high proportion of people remaining that shortly in the massif (1 to 2 hours). They practise primarily family-type (picnic, stroll.) or sports activities (hiking, jogging, biking...).

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  1. La Crau

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  2. Le Clos de l'Acacia - Chambre LEONIE

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  3. La Bastide de Luson

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  4. Maison du tourisme de Saint Martin de Crau

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Where to stay

Le Mas des Marguerites - Chambre Lavande
B&B

Le Mas des Marguerites - Chambre Lavande

Maussane les Alpilles

Chambres d'hôtes de charme à Maussane-Les-Alpilles, le Mas des Marguerites est idéalement situé pour découvrir la Provence. Niché dans la vallée des Baux de Provence (4kms du village des Baux-de-Provence), au coeur des Alpilles, entre le Lubéron et la Camargue et à proximité de Saint…

Mme. Colette Gilly
B&B

Mme. Colette Gilly

Maussane les Alpilles

This 17th century family Mas has 4 Baux stone bedrooms restored with a contemporary design. Private patios between the garden and the swimming pool where breakfast is served at the time of your choosing.

La Bastide de Luson
Holiday rental

La Bastide de Luson

Maussane les Alpilles

In the heart of the Alpilles, 1.5 km from Maussane les Alpilles, La Bastide de Luson is a beautiful farmhouse completely independent on 9000 m² of enclosed land, with fruit trees, flowers and shrubs, pine trees. It has its private secured swimming pool (4.5 mx 9.2 m - Depth 1.40 m), a bowling…

Le Clos de l'Acacia - Chambre LEONIE
B&B

Le Clos de l'Acacia - Chambre LEONIE

Maussane les Alpilles

Nous vous accueillons dans 4 chambres climatisées, lumineuses et confortables, avec décoration personnalisée et raffinée. Toutes les chambres sont de plain-pied sur le jardin et disposent d'une entrée indépendante et d'une terrasse privative sous pergola. Chaque terrasse couverte est…

Mas Vincent
Holiday rental

Mas Vincent

Arles

A one-hectare country estate studded with olive trees harbours this gite, whose unusually spacious living areas and bedrooms will make a comfortable stay for families and groups of friends. It backs up to the owners' residence and offers private outdoor space that is not overlooked. Ground floor:…

Mme et M. Quenin
B&B

Mme et M. Quenin

Saint Martin de Crau

Laure, home of bourgeois architecture of the end of the 18th century, property of family since 1878, offers three guest rooms for a stay of relaxation and conviviality. The House is situated at halfway between Arles and Salon de Provence. Its ideal location between the Camargue, la Crau and the…

Mas de Gion - Bergerie et Basse Cour
B&B

Mas de Gion - Bergerie et Basse Cour

Arles

The Mas of Gion is located on 4 hectares of green meadows. Its architecture and its Pebble walls are typical of the Crau. You will discover one of the last hangars built in the Crau pebbles. He was successively a farm, a small cinema for the moulesiens, a stud farm for breeding horses and today,…

Mas Du Petit Mandon
Holiday rental

Mas Du Petit Mandon

Arles

Ideally located between Alpilles and the Camargue, 10 minutes from Arles and 35 minutes from the sea, you will have at your disposal a nice apartment of 70 m² with terrace, 2200 m² garden with barbecue and swimming pool above ground 7 meters on 4.In the middle of the famous Crau Hay, you will…

La Crau
Campsite

La Crau

Saint Martin de Crau

Located in the city centre. Very wooded. Service area for motorhomes

Things to do

Chambremont
Mountains

Chambremont

Arles

The border between Saint-Martin-de-Crau and the former marshes of leases, Chambremont is a string of the Alpilles massif.The Alpilles are located to the Northwest of the Department, in the Rhone corridor alignment.The Alpilles are a link to the terrain, oriented East-West. One can distinguish the…

Golf Saint Martinois
Golf

Golf Saint Martinois

Saint Martin de Crau

Saint Martinois Golf Club is a municipal golf club. Near the city, it is located in a depression, a low area like the centre of the Crau plain. The golf course was built in successive steps at the initiative of some irreducible golf lovers and with the help of the municipality. It now has nine…

Autour du Zinc
Craftsman

Autour du Zinc

Maussane les Alpilles

Atelier artisanal de création de mobilier en zinc pour la maison et le jardin , fontaine, bassin, plateau de table , comptoir, console en zinc , socles en zinc pour présentation d objets et d' oeuvres d'art luminaires en zinc ...

G.Tomaka - Mas de l'Aiguillon
Producer

G.Tomaka - Mas de l'Aiguillon

Maussane les Alpilles

Direct sales of produce: raw honey (acacia, chestnut, rosemary and lavender) and mixed-flower honey. Also, sale of products derived from bees, such as candles, mead, Royal jelly and sweets). A renovated old machine is on display in the sales area.

Ecomusée de la Crau
Museum

Ecomusée de la Crau

Saint Martin de Crau

The Crau Ecomuseum was created in 1987 by the Conservatory of Provence Ecosystem Studies (CEEP), now the Conservatory of Natural Areas (CEN PACA), with the support of the City and the Foundation for Natural Heritage in Europe (STIFTUNG). It now plays an important role in the St Martinoise…

Rétro Musée
Museum

Rétro Musée

Saint Martin de Crau

The Retro Museum is entirely dedicated to the reproduction of scenes from everyday life in the past. This nostalgic world can be accessed via the entrance to the La Crau Ecomuseum. André Avis is an enthusiastic collector. In 1987, in partnership with the Municipality, he decided to open a museum…

Where to eat

O fil de l'eau
Food guide restaurant

O fil de l'eau

Saint Martin de Crau

The tide has come all the way in to Saint-Martin, bringing a fish feast with it! This delicate restaurant, in terms of both food and decor, resembles a family home. The produce is hand-picked when the boats come in to the ports of Marseille or Martigues. The miraculous catch includes…

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