Holiday Villas in Avignon
A beautiful stone holiday home decorated in contemporary style to a very high standard, with its very own private pool.Price per week: £4325-£8500Sleeps: 6Bedrooms: 3Pool: YesRef: VIL2680
Contemporary villa with private pool and panoramic viewsAvignon - Pernes-les-Fontaines
An exclusive, contemporary villa with private pool and panoramic 360 degree views situated on top of a rocky outcrop on the outskirts of the roman village of Venasque. Arguably one of the prettiest villages in Provence."Price per week: £4945-£9280Sleeps: 8Bedrooms: 4Pool: YesRef: VIL2684
Great family holiday villa surrounded by vineyards.Avignon - Orange
Set among extensive fields and wooded hills this is a delightful Provencal-style villa with pool situated on the edge of the village of Gigondas, well known for its vineyards and wine. The villa with pool is well equipped and an ideal holiday home in a good location for exploring.Price per week: £1790-£2290Sleeps: 8Bedrooms: 4Pool: YesRef: GIG2014
Romantic hideaway in typical French village.Avignon - Vaison la Romaine
This townhouse. It has a real "cottage-type" feel to it with its adorable little garden and plunge basin/fountain. If you are looking for a romantic hideaway for your honeymoon or just feel like spending some time in the middle of a typical French village, this would definitely be the place!Price per week: £1500-£1500Sleeps: 5Bedrooms: 3Pool: NoRef: LAB1999
Comfort and luxury in the heart of Provence.Avignon - Avignon
Encircled by a small secluded garden, private pool and terrace, this attractive mas has been built to the highest standard for comfortable, luxury living in the heart of Provence, less than 2 miles away from the market town of Pernes-les-Fontaines & in proximity of the Grand Luberon Park.Price per week: £3225-£6290Sleeps: 10Bedrooms: 4Pool: YesRef: MAI2041
Sophisticated country home, full of authentic charm, nestled in the heart of ProvenceAvignon - Sauveterre
Full of character and authentic charm, this sophisticated country home is nestled in the heart of Provence, only a five minute walk from the village of Sauveterre and just a few miles from Avignon, Orange and the Pont-du-Gard.Price per week: £3360-£4885Sleeps: 9Bedrooms: 5Pool: YesRef: DOU2929
Exclusive Provencal restored farmhouse with pool and parkland.Avignon - Avignon
Surrounded by almost ten acres of secluded grounds, with striking views over Mont Ventoux and the Comtat Venais countryside, this beautiful 18th century stone farmhouse has been restored to the highest standard and is only two miles away from charming Pernes-les Fontaines.Price per week: £4585-£8560Sleeps: 12Bedrooms: 6Pool: YesRef: FOR2049
Exclusive contemporary villa with pool and panoramic views.Avignon - Carpentras
Exclusive contemporary villa with pool & panoramic views over Mont Ventoux - Situated on the edge of the pretty village of Venasque, right at the foot of Mont Ventoux, overlooking vineyards and cherry orchards, this contemporary villa has tremendous appeal and stunning 360-degree views.Price per week: £3675-£6855Sleeps: 8Bedrooms: 4Pool: YesRef: TOU2031
This excellent Luberon family holiday villa is surrounded by lavender fields, almond and cherry orchards, and boasts a large pool and superb rural views. It is a tastefully furnished home with original artwork and sculptures created by the artist owner.Price per week: £5275-£5915Sleeps: 12Bedrooms: 6Pool: YesRef: LEM2311
Large chateau for those who want absolute peace and tranquilityAvignon - St. Paul le Jeune
This chateau is ideal for those who want a quiet and relaxing getaway. Comfortably sleeping 20 in 11 luxury bedrooms, you can experience the true French rural life at its best.Price per week: £4809-£6450Sleeps: 20Bedrooms: 11Pool: YesRef: CHA1894
Avignon is the capital of the Vaucluse department in the region of Provence-Alpes-Cote D’Azur in the South of France. With an international airport and direct access from the United Kingdom via the Eurostar train service, Avignon is a popular travel destination to start your Provence and South of France holiday.
Avignon is a fine medieval walled city with massive ramparts which enclose the whole of the old city on the left bank of the Rhone river. It has a long tradition of art and culture and is famous for the Palais des Papes, which dominates the central square and was home to the popes, who moved from Rome in the 13th Century, with the city only becoming part of France again at the end of the 17th Century.
Another popular attraction, immortalised in the famous nursery rhyme, is the Pont St Benezet (Le Pont d’Avignon) the narrow cobbled medieval bridge on the outskirts of the old city, which spans some of the Rhone river, with only a few supporting arches remaining, due to floods in the 17th Century.
For those interested in art The Fondation Angladon Dubrujeaud on rue Laboureur, is a privately-owned art gallery with some treasures of 20th Century art, including works by Picasso and Cezanne.
You will find the best shopping along rue de la Republique, which starts at the outer medieval wall opposite the city train station and runs all the way to the place de l’Horloge where you can relax over a café or enjoy lunch while you watch the world go by in this busy bustling square.
Driving within the old city is a challenge as the streets are extremely narrow with very few opportunities to park.