Wich makes it elegant and sophisticated
This old house boatman, fully renovated and situated in the historical center of Arles, near the quays of the Rhone, historic sites, cultural life of the city, museums, cafes, restaurants and shops. This typical house, recently listed 5* by "Bouches du Rhône Tourism" offers comfort and cocooning. The decor is neat, the welcome is warm.
It is a wonderful place to enjoy and discover one of the most famous Provence territory, the Camargue, with on the Southside Nîmes, Avignon, the Lubéron, Marseilles and many small picturesque villages that are easily accessible by driving.
On the first floor, an air-conditionned bedroom with the provence's touch. Next to it area the bathroom and toilets.
On the second floor, another large bedroom also air-conditionned and equiped with toilets. This bedroom opens to the terrace with an access to the roof.
The entrance hall and living room, made out of stones, still show the original exposed beams. The living room is furnished with a sofa and armchairs, you will also find there a satellite TV.
Below ground leve, the vaulted ceiling cellar made entirely out of stones and terracotta tiles was retrofit into a relaxing space (tennis table).
On the firts floor, the quiet Library allows restful time and also has an extra bed to welcome one additionnal person.
A convivial kitchen
The kitchen has been completely modified and equipped this winter. It can comfortably accommodate 6 people.
The terrace "tropezienne"
A large and cosy terrace "tropezienne" on top of the roof is a totaly private space and has a view on the tree-lined avenue.
This place is perfectly set for a pleasant aperitif of regional gourmet specialities.
Les équipemetsHouse: 110m2
general: Linens Provided, clothes Dryer, iron & board, air conditioning, hair dryer, internet, washing machine, heating, living room, towels provided.
Kitchen: microwave, stove, dishwasher, toaster, coffee maker, pantry items, refrigerator, kitchen, Oven, Dishes & Utensils.
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4
In the reading room of the first floor space, we installed an extra bed for a 5th person if necessary.
Entertainment: tennis table, stereo, satellite/cable, game room, television, books, phone, internet (wifi).
Outside: Outdoor Grill, Deck chair, patio .
Historic sites: discover Arles's history through the antic theater Constantine's thermal baths cryptoporticus alyscamps the Saint-trophime cloister.
Museum: discover cultures and traditions through the Réattu museum exhibition the Camargue museum the Arlaten museum the Ancient Arles museum of Department.
Arles, the city of digital experiment: In and around Arles, there are 44 classified historic monuments and 48 monuments registered on the additional inventory of january 1rst, 2006. These monuments, from Roman and the Romanesque times, are on Unesco's world heritage since 1981. Monument tracker is and application alerting and informing you directly while you are passing in front of the monuments. This way, your GPS tracks the interesting cultural aspects around you.
Arles, the digital paths: You will find "tabaluz" throughout the city (smart illuminated tablets). The tabaluz comes with QR codes, links and virtually enhanced contents (videos, sounds, games, pictures...) of which the smartphone or digital tablet is the access point. Thanks to this new technology, you will be able to play and familiarize with exhibitions, access to unique views and take part to a giant tresure hunt...
Come and discover Montmajour abbey, founded in 948 in the middle of the Arles countryside. Come and be charmed by this great site and the protected surrounding countryside, an ideal spot for meditation.