Le Petit Mérindol, Avignon - Sleeps 12
Emotional Escapes presents Le Petit Mérindol, a luxury chateau rental near Avignon, Provence.
Le Petit Mérindol is a luxurious private rental property within 5 minutes' drive of the historic city of Avignon.
This villa is ideally located luxury vacation rental for exploring the Roman ruins spread around the area, with such unique sites as the Pont du Gard, the famous arenas of Nîmes, Arles and Orange and the ruins of Glanum at St-Rémy-de-Provence all less than an hour away.
Arriving here is easy, as Avignon TGV station is about 10 minutes away from the property and connects directly to London, Brussels, Paris, Lyon, Aix-en-Provence and Marseille, or indirectly to any major city in Europe.
This property is also available with the top floor for rent, which contains 4 extra bedrooms. With this 10-bedroom configuration, the property is known as Château de Mérindol.
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With le Petit Mérindol you get the exactly the same luxury and accommodations as at the Château de Mérindol but without the top floor of rooms.
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With 6 spacious and very well-equipped en-suite bedrooms (plus a nanny room), this château in Provence can sleep up to 12 guests in the highest comfort. Each bedroom features air conditioning, a king-size bed (180 cm) that can be divided into 2 separate single beds on request, and a flatscreen TV with a DVD player.
Built in the 14th century, it used to serve as a residence for bishops awaiting their audience with the pope at Avignon's world-renowned Palais des Papes. Fully restored to its former glory in the 19th century, this luxury château enjoys beautiful, tailored grounds as well as a large 14 x 7 m heated swimming pool.
Owner's policy on pets: Pets not allowed. You can find our list of pet-friendly properties by clicking here.
Avignon is one of the three main cities in Provence, along with Marseille and Aix-en-Provence; it became even more important city of Provence after 1308 when the Popes moved to Avignon.This radical move would prove a major influence and boost to the city.
In 1308 Pope Clement V, a Frenchman, announced that the new home of the papacy was to be in Avignon. Avignon was a small town of 5,000 people and it on the borders of the only territory owned by the papacy to lie outside Italy so it was safe from the political problems. It was also on the border of France, who since the Pope was French, the French King was very powerful ally.Soon Avignon would grow larger than Romae, and become one of the wealthiest and most glittering cities of Europe. The city dripped gold and jewels, full of glamour. To many people, most notably the Italian Petrarch,... Read more
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