We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 69 Avignon hotels

Hotel Cristol

Chemin de la Cristole, 84140 Avignon, France
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Hotel Cristol to your Saves list
Hotel Cristol
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
78%
Ranked #20 of 69 hotels in Avignon
A recent review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014
Heather M
  • Overview
  • Reviews (67)
  • Photos (13)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (3)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

67 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    28
    23
    12
    2
    2
See reviews for
16
26
2
11
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (3)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We stayed here for 5 nights in early June and were pleasantly surprised. Whilst is in the middle of two industrial shopping areas, (I wouldn't recommend staying here if you don't have a car), you can't see this from the hotel and the grounds Are quite nice. I would only use it as a base for a few days. Wifi... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Turin, Italy
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

My boyfriend and stayed at the Hotel Cristol for one night during our self-designed tour of Paris. >I am very glad that it was only one night. The room was alright. It was a little on the small side >(there was enough room for the bed and not much else), but the bed and fllor was clean. There was a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Salerno, Italy
Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
20 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

The structure of the hotel is similar to an american motel, that is, room doors face directly the outside, either the parking lot or the backyard of the hotel. The hotel is quite far from the city center. If you are without a car I would advice to choose another structure. I did not like the area where the hotel... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Hotel is not in town centre but has car parking which is why we chose it. If you're here for a weekend without a car, I would not recommend it. We were stopping by Avignon as part of a road trip, and the drive into town was only about 10mins and you then park at one of the various town... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Church Hill, Tennessee
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

The hotel staff was fantastic. The rooms were a little dated but nice. It was just too far from the city to get a better rating. By the time you pay for a cab (buses only run in certain hours) back and forth from the city, it would have been just as expensive to stay closer. If you plan on... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Chiang Mai
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
22 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

This was our sixth Hotel stay on a round the World holiday. At first we were dumped in a field thanks to the TomTom GPS, part of the Renault car we had leased. We got back on a main road and followed hoardings advertising the hotel. We drove in to find the place was a really a holiday village made... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Grenoble, Rhone-Alpes, France
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

The hotel was really great; friendly staff, clean rooms, free wifi and quiet, but without a car, it is really far from the city. We didn't rent a car and should have done a little more research about the location. A positive is it is right on a bus line (#3, you can board this bus at either the "Thiers"... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

Good room set up, great for families with kids, nice grassy area for kids to run and play, wonderful staff. Cons: not as clean as it could be, dingy smell, far from town.

Was this review helpful? Yes
NYC
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

Interesting city to visit. Make sure to visit Gordes. It was the highlight of this area. Aix-en-Provence was boring. Nimes had good ruins.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Hampshire
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
21 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2011

I'm writing this from the hotel because Hotel Cristol's high rating on tripadvisor (currently 6/60 in Avignon) could be misleading. Firstly, the good points: it is cheap, clean and the staff are very friendly and helpful. The major downside is that it is a long way and a 14 Euro taxi ride from the centre of town. It is essentially... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 8
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Hotel Cristol, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Hotel Cristol? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Hotel Cristol

Address: Chemin de la Cristole, 84140 Avignon, France
Location: France > Provence > Vaucluse > Avignon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, BookingOdigeoWL and Priceline so you can book your Hotel Cristol reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

13 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (6)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (3)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (8)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Dining (1)

Amenities

Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#3 Best Value Hotel in Avignon
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At the entrance of Avignon and easy access, our hotel. The rooms were renovated in 2013, they have flat screens, parquet and duvets. All our rooms are equipped with full bathrooms with bath, private toilet and direct dial telephone. Our hotel is entirely air-conditioned. All rooms have access to a private garden. Free and unlimited Wifi access in all rooms. At your disposal a private parking, gated parking inside the hotel. Breakfast is served in the form of a large buffet, from 7 am to noon on the shaded terrace or inside ... more   less 
Number of rooms
43

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer