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5-star House With Garden and Heated Swimming Pool - City Center - Aircon
4.9/5Exceptional! (29 reviews)

"The property was outstanding! Everything we were looking for. I would love to stay here again next time we are in Avignon. Thank you!"…"

Reviewed on 20 Feb 2020

5-star House With Garden and Heated Swimming Pool - City Center - Aircon
Le Clos du Rempart
35-37 Rue Crémade, Avignon, Vaucluse
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4.9/5Exceptional! (38 reviews)
Wonderful B & B

"My husband and I spent 3 nights here. Aida was the most helpful hostess. She helped us with restaurant selections, directions, activities, etc. Our room was great and had a large bathroom. The breakfast each morning was delicious, including her hoe made dried fruit medley. The location was very convenient ..."…"

Reviewed on 13 Apr 2018

Le Clos du Rempart
Hotel d'Europe
5 out of 5
12 Place Crillon, Avignon, Vaucluse
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4.7/5Exceptional! (475 reviews)

"A BEAUTIFULLY MAINTAINED OLD WORLD "GRAND HOTEL" IN THE VERY HEART OF AVIGNON. An easy choice if you are looking for the best in the centre of Avignon. The staff are helpful, friendly, relaxed; no formality. Parking? they can do. Breakfasts? the best. Dining? beautiful restaurant. Stasy here"…"

Reviewed on 28 Dec 2019

Hotel d'Europe
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Avignon New House With Swimming Pool 7 Mins From the Ramparts
4.6/5Wonderful! (5 reviews)
Beautiful house in a fantastic location

"We spent two weeks in the house, with our two daughters aged 3 and 9, and had a great holiday. The house is lovely - the open plan layout was great for us being together as a family, and was spacious and well equipped. The air conditioning in the two upstairs bedrooms was very welcome and helped ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Aug 2019

Avignon New House With Swimming Pool 7 Mins From the Ramparts
Garlande Hotel Avignon Centre
3 out of 5
20 Rue Galante, Avignon, Vaucluse
The price is £73 per night from 2 Jan to 3 Jan
4.6/5Wonderful! (240 reviews)

"The hotel Garlande is a great little hotel in the heart of Avignon. It is set in a cobbled backstreet close to the Papal Palace. The rooms are nice (we had a 3rd floor family room). It oozes charm and is quaint (we had to climb a spiral staircase to our room). The people running the hotel are amazing ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Aug 2020

Garlande Hotel Avignon Centre
Regina Hotel
2 out of 5
6 Rue De La Republique, Avignon, Vaucluse
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4.4/5Wonderful! (382 reviews)
Great location

"The hotel is in a great location, very close to all the amenities. The hotel-like all hotels at the moment is suffering from the pandemic."…"

Reviewed on 2 Jul 2020

Regina Hotel
Aux Augustins
3 out of 5
16, rue Carreterie, Avignon, Vaucluse
The price is £84 per night from 26 Dec to 27 Dec
4.4/5Wonderful! (117 reviews)
Welcoming

"Patrick was a perfect host! He was so accommodating and helpful. I arrived early, by several hours, and he was so pleasant about it. The apartment itself was gorgeous and looked out on the well appointed patio area. The bedroom in which I stayed had actually been part of the church originally and ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Jan 2020

Aux Augustins
Autour du Petit Paradis
3 out of 5
5 Rue Noel Biret, Avignon, Vaucluse
The price is £89 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
4.4/5Wonderful! (234 reviews)
Serious disappointment

"The hotel is well located and the staff member who was present was lovely, but the room was terrible. Everything was damp, not terribly clean, and the mattress clearly smelled of urine. Clearly."…"

Reviewed on 22 Nov 2019

Autour du Petit Paradis
Le Magnan
2 out of 5
63 Rue Portail Magnanen, Avignon, Vaucluse
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The price is £57 per night from 14 Dec to 15 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (125 reviews)
Don't judge a book by it's cover!

"This hotel is so disappointing in appearance from the road, we nearly did not go inside! It is a horrible looking building. But inside the reception was friendly, it was nice. The room was basic, but comfortable enough and warm enough with the aircon on. It is shabby though, in that the door needs ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Jan 2020

Le Magnan
Hotel de I'Horloge
4 out of 5
1 Rue Felicien David, Place De I Horloge, Avignon, Vaucluse
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4.2/5Excellent! (963 reviews)
Welcoming and comfortable.

"The staff was very helpful particularly going out of their way to assist me through a difficult situation."…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug 2020

Hotel de I'Horloge
Avignon Grand Hotel
4 out of 5
34 Boulevard Saint Roch, Avignon, Vaucluse
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4.2/5Excellent! (963 reviews)

"Well organised for Covid. Excellent location just outside the walled city and near the station. No on site parking but available nearby. Wonderful room"…"

Reviewed on 10 Aug 2020

Avignon Grand Hotel
Hotel Le Cloitre St Louis
4 out of 5
20 Rue Du Portail Boquier, Avignon, Vaucluse
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4.2/5Very Good! (964 reviews)

"Great location, great room - very spacious. Didn’t like Handheld shower in bath"…"

Reviewed on 18 Sep 2020

Hotel Le Cloitre St Louis
Central Hotel
3 out of 5
31 rue de la République, Avignon, Vaucluse
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The price is £52 per night from 12 Dec to 13 Dec
4.1/5Very Good! (357 reviews)
Avignon a ‘must’ to visit.

"It was an overnight stop in Avignon this time. This quaint hotel has never disappointed us. Friendly staff. Comfortable room and great ambience. Breakfast is available and the choice of items to please every palette. Wonderful location. Walking distance from the rail station to historical sights. ..."…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar 2020

Central Hotel
Mercure Avignon Centre Palais des Papes
4 out of 5
1 Rue Jean Vilar, Avignon, Vaucluse
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The price is £72 per night from 16 Dec to 17 Dec
4.1/5Very Good! (393 reviews)
Best location and services

"We had stayed there Nov 17 thru 24, 2019. It is located less than 100 yds from Palais des Papes and underground garage. There are so many good restaurants in walking distance. The receptionist (don't remember her name, but she came from Bulgaria) has helped us so many things friendly and she has ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Nov 2019

Mercure Avignon Centre Palais des Papes
Au Saint Roch - Hotel et Jardin
2 out of 5
9 Rue Paul Merindol, Avignon, Vaucluse
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £61 per night from 5 Dec to 6 Dec
3.9/5Very Good! (216 reviews)

"Friendly service, lovely gardens, easy access to the old town. Fab"…"

Reviewed on 8 Sep 2019

Au Saint Roch - Hotel et Jardin
Apart'Hotel Sainte-Marthe
6 Route de Lyon, Avignon, Vaucluse
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £47 per night from 4 Jan to 5 Jan
3.9/5Good! (700 reviews)

"Nice rooms for a good price. Free parking very close by."…"

Reviewed on 3 Sep 2020

Apart'Hotel Sainte-Marthe
HO36Avignon
17 rue de la République, Avignon, Vaucluse
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3.7/5Good! (177 reviews)

"The worst hostel ever. Do not book this place. Please."…"

Reviewed on 28 Oct 2019

HO36Avignon
Hotel Danieli
3 out of 5
17 Rue de la Republique, Avignon, Vaucluse
The price is £53 per night from 21 Dec to 22 Dec
3.6/5Good! (550 reviews)
Ideal City Centre Hotel

"Great location & a very friendly, safe hotel. I would definitely recommend it for anyone looking to stay in Avignon"…"

Reviewed on 17 Aug 2020

Hotel Danieli
Hôtel de Blauvac
2 out of 5
11, rue de la Bancasse, Avignon
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3.5/5Good! (53 reviews)

"The parking arrangements are a nightmare for any car larger than a Fiat 500 or MiniCooper"…"

Reviewed on 21 Jun 2016

Hôtel de Blauvac
Kosy Appart'Hôtels - La Salamandre
2 Impasse de l’Epi, Avignon, Vaucluse
The price is £41 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
3.4/5 (80 reviews)

"Calmness - a place to relax in. All the amenties I need, above all, a comfortable clean bed. A good base for Avignon and the Vaucluse region. Lots of good connections as Avignon is a transport hub."…"

Reviewed on 27 Jun 2019

Kosy Appart'Hôtels - La Salamandre
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About Avignon Historic Hotels

Visiting new cities can be more than just highlighting a sight on the map, it can also be about taking in the culture and history of a place. A perfect way to get an idea of the region's culture is to learn about its history. Visiting landmarks or museums is a good start, but staying in a Avignon historic hotel can whisk you back to the past. Pack your suitcases (and no need for the time machine) as your Avignon landmark hotel awaits.

Something Old, Something New

A visit to one of these Avignon historic accommodations can transport you to a historic period right from the start. From Victorian-style architecture to some of the oldest hotels in Avignon infused with a colourful history, these surroundings will make you may begin to wonder if you have stepped into a history book. Fortunately, you won't have to live completely in the past. While these hotels may be older, they have many modern comforts to help you take it easy on your trip. You will discover rooms furnished with a comfortable bed, loads of character, and just about anything else you'll need for a marvellous trip.

Once you've explored your historic hotel, you can explore the art museums and prominent landmarks to appreciate more of the Avignon's culture. Of course, all this perusing through the past can work up an appetite. Be sure to check the comments and review the places other travellers to Avignon think is merit going to. You can also ask your hotel's front desk staff so you can get recommendations where the local areas to grab a cocktail or dinner in Avignon are.

Book a Avignon Historic Hotel Today

If you are wishing to get the most out of your Avignon visit, a stay in a vintage hotel will elevate your experience in this historic region. With Expedia's 74 one-of-a-kind lodgings to pick from, you're sure to find one that is ideal for your stay. However, like the past civilisations you're investigating, these rates won't last forever. Book soon to get your room in one of these historic properties.

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect on my historical trip to Avignon?
During a holiday to Avignon, historians and history buffs alike will likely want to explore the a cathedral. During your visit, why not check out the museums and riverfront? You can also discover the festivals during your holiday.
What's the best accommodation in Avignon that's close to historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Avignon Grand Hotel is a top 4-star hotel for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers parking and free WiFi. Palais des Papes is a short 14-minute walk away. A couple of other options near historic sites include Hotel Le Cloitre St Louis and Hotel d’Europe.
How many historical hotels will I find in Avignon?
In Avignon, there are 736 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 71 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the must-see historical places and other sights to visit in Avignon?
Avignon is notable for its a cathedral and landmarks like Palais des Papes, Avignon Cathedral and Pont Saint-Bénézet. Cultural venues include Musee du Petit Palais, Collection Lambert and Musee Juif Comtadin. Additionally, in the area, you’ll find Castle of Chateauneuf-du-Pape and WAVE ISLAND.
What is a historic hotel like in Avignon?
A guest who chooses a historic hotel has an opportunity to stay in a place that’s been officially recognised with a historic designation. Around the world, historic hotels come in all forms like castles, stately homes, palaces or even pubs, lodges, old police stations or skyscrapers — any building that’s been identified as being of special interest. Historic hotels in Avignon often preserve original characteristics such as period features or traditional architecture in guestrooms or communal spaces.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
These are quite similar. “Historic hotel” is more commonly used in the U.S., while “heritage hotel” is often used in Asia and Europe. A historic hotel tends to focus on the physical building and architecture. Mainly heritage hotels draw meaning from the place’s cultural value and how it inspired the surrounding community.
Do historic hotels in Avignon have modern facilities?
Hotel interiors feature the modern conveniences and safety features you’ve come to expect, though efforts have been made to preserve treasured traditions and historic facades. Private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, free WiFi and the usual amenities found at a contemporary hotel will be available in a historic hotel. When you book a historic hotel in Avignon, don’t worry that you’ll find a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or simply rundown.

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