Holiday Villas in Avignon

  • This is a luxurious villa set amid lush palm, pine and olive gardens with commanding views across the plains to the north of the Dentelles de Montmirail and Mont Ventoux; with the added bonus of being under 1 mile from the quaint village of St Restitut. Stylishly decorated & full of atmosphere.

    Price per week: £6925-£6925
    Sleeps: 10
    Bedrooms: 5
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: LOA2037
  • A wonderful, 18th century Provence France Mas, lovingly restored to the highest standards and set in a walled garden on the edge of the bustling village of Pernes les Fontaines. Private pool, sleeps 8.

    Price per week: £4005-£4665
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: LES2659
  • This 18th century traditional Bastide is set amid 25 acres of woodland and cherry orchards in the heart of the Luberon. Refurbished and modernised, it retains its authentic charm. A small tree-lined driveway leading to a formal garden to the front of the villa creates an impressive entrance.

    Price per week: £3015-£5190
    Sleeps: 10
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: GRA2035
  • 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-£6290
    Sleeps: 10
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: MAI2041
  • This is an extraordinary place where you will find the perfect mélange of contemporary luxury, modern style and authentic Provençal character in a gorgeous rural setting. This historical property would be ideal for an extended family gathering, a memorable celebration or simply an idyllic holiday.

    Price per week: £5629-£15012
    Sleeps: 16
    Bedrooms: 8
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: LEM2955
  • Attractive villa with exceptionally large pool set in a hamlet at the heart of the beautiful Luberon countryside. A wrap-around balcony makes a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the scenery. Spacious grounds and views over the Luberon contribute to making this an ideal base for a relaxing holiday.

    Price per week: £2685-£4665
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: VIL2033
  • 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-£9280
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: VIL2684
  • A beautiful stone holiday home decorated in contemporary style to a very high standard, with its very own private pool.

    Price per week: £4325-£8500
    Sleeps: 6
    Bedrooms: 3
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: VIL2680
  • 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-£1500
    Sleeps: 5
    Bedrooms: 3
    Pool: No
    Ref: LAB1999
  • Wonderful 18th century farmhouse restored to a very high standard. It is light and spacious with vaulted ceilings and tiled floors. The owners have created a modern space whilst retaining the charm of the original house, built so the church steeple in Bonnieux could be seen from every room.

    Price per week: £3870-£5775
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 5
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: LAG2016

Avignon


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.