Avignon Vesuvius SuiteBack to Avignon
- 1 Bedrooms
Beds / Sleeps 2
Kids ok: all ages
- 1 Bathroom
- 50m2 or 538 sq ft
- 1st floor (up 1 flight of stairs)
Luxury and cheerful garden views are just some of the highlights of the Vesuvius Suite, one of five magnificent, private guest suites located in the exquisite Avignon Hôtel Particulier, a beautifully restored 19th century mansion in the heart of Avignon’s historic center. Located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac, steps from the Palais des Papes, restaurants, markets, and fabulous shopping, this unique, fully renovated property was meticulously decorated with authentic and stylish furnishings, all chosen with care by the current owners: a French interior designer and his partner.
In addition to the 50m2/538 sq ft Vesuvius Suite, guests will have exclusive access to the Avignon Hôtel Particulier’s private pool, luxurious amenities (including a spa with personalized massage and wellness services), and the 680m2/7319 sq ft mansion with it’s many fascinating rooms, including a sunny breakfast room overlooking the gardens, two comfortable living rooms, and a dense library filled with books on art and décor. Most impressive of all is the private collection of many one-of-a-kind artworks and furnishings, including over 200 original 17th-19th century aquarelle paintings and gravures, all of the city of Avignon – a unique art collection that was once exhibited in the Palais des Papes.
The Avignon Hôtel Particulier boasts a spectacular 2500m2/26,910 sq ft garden (the largest private garden in Avignon), a tranquil haven where every detail has been thoughtfully designed. The manicured garden has been skillfully landscaped with over 100 different varieties of trees and plants. Guests are welcome to make use of the numerous terraces, tables, and spots around the property while unwinding with an aperitif and a board of local cheeses, prepared on-site at the private bar. This unique property is so conducive to indulging in the calming and pleasurable Provençal ambiance, you may never want to leave!
The air-conditioned Vesuvius Suite, up one flight of stairs, features a king bed framed by an 18th century canopy and a modern headboard designed by Gilles Jauffret. A collection of gouache paintings, depicting the legendary eruption of Mount Vesuvius, are thoughtfully exhibited throughout the suite, and south-facing windows overlook the beautifully landscaped garden below. The antechamber functions as a delightful breakfast nook to enjoy a freshly poured Nespresso, and bedside reading lamps and writing desk will invite you to cozy up with a book or write postcards or journal about your travel adventures. The adjoining bathroom features a walk-in rainshower, soaking tub, sink, and toilet.
The Suite’s flat-screen television, 1000 satellite channels, and high-speed WiFi, allow you to easily reconnect to the outside world, should you wish to do so. The Suite is also equipped with a minibar and Nespresso machine, and stocked with complimentary water, juice, and coffee pods. Breakfast can be made to order (for an additional fee), and an on-site bar offers a full drink menu and light snacks. (The bar is open 7pm-midnight, Wednesday-Saturday from April-October, and every day in July).
Guests of the Avignon Hôtel Particulier are welcome to enjoy free access to the 15m/ 49 ft long heated pool (28º C) and spa which is open 9am-10pm every day (April-October only). Additional wellness services can be reserved for up to two people at a time (for an additional fee) and include massage, chromotherapy, and private access to the sauna and hammam. Laundry service and private parking are also available for an additional fee. (All parking, breakfast, and wellness service reservations must be made in advance, directly with your personal greeter.)
The Avignon Hôtel Particulier offers four other private suites that can be rented independently or altogether, hosting a combined total of 11 guests at a maximum. Guests are welcome to enjoy the many different spaces throughout the Avignon Hôtel Particulier and its grounds and can easily find privacy among the various communal spaces. The nearby Avignon Artist Retreat and Avignon Artist Studio properties can also be rented to accommodate larger groups. Please inquire for more details.
Avignon is an ideal place to call home when exploring Provence. Daytrips outside the city to the region’s many towns and villages, vineyards, markets, and more, are easy and the options are endless. The high-speed TGV train connects Avignon to Paris in less than three hours, as well as many other cities and towns in France.
- Coffee maker
- Air conditioning
- Family Friendly
- Full-length French windows
- Hair dryer
- Heating Throughout
- Linens & Towels
- Toiletry Kit
- Private Parking (additional fee)
- Cable TV
- Flat Screen TV
- Chaises lounges, beach towels, and umbrella(s)
- Wellness Spa
BedsBedroom1 king (180 x 200 cm)
BathroomsBathroom(Full bath) walk-in shower, toilet, sink, tub, rainshower, hand held shower head
- The luxurious comfort and garden views
- A unique collection of gouache paintings depicting the legendary Mount Vesuvius
- The on-site sauna, massage, chromotherapy, and more.
- The many local food and produce markets in Avignon
- There is no phone in this property.
- Parking, breakfast, and wellness services must be reserved in advance, for an additional fee.
- The Avignon Hôtel Particulier offers five private suites that can be rented independently or altogether, hosting a combined total of 11 guests. While guests are welcome to enjoy the many different spaces throughout the property and its grounds, and privacy can easily be found among the various communal spaces, this may not be the best option for you if a completely secluded apartment or villa is what you have in mind for your trip.
All Rentals Include
APR 1 - JUL 1from $695 per night
JUL 1 - AUG 1from $1075 per night
AUG 1 - NOV 1from $695 per night
NOV 1 - APR 1from $575 per night
- Monthly rates based on 28 days for rentals of one month. Longer rentals follow the calendar month.
- Price based on standard occupancy. Larger groups please inquire. Additional fees may apply. Inquire about specials Currency Converter
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