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Hotel du Palais des Papes

3, Place du Palais des Papes, 84000 Avignon, France
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Ranked #38 of 69 Hotels in Avignon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This hotel is wonderfully located just across from the Palais des Papes. There are many restaurants and cafes just steps away and you can catch le petit train in the square at the palace. But - our room was on the first floor and was VERY small. The bed was made up for a couple (we are two women) and... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We had a mixed experience. When we arrived we were met with the host who was wonderful, he made us feel like everything would go swimmingly. However when we checked in later we were shown to a room which was not the room I had expected since the website showed us a pic, of a room with a balcony! we... More

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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Lovely setting on the Palais des Papes square, the car park is immense and the entrance from the car park is only 3 minutes walk from the hotel. Attractively decorated, lift to all floors, comfortable bedroom even though the bed was a bit hard and poor quality pillows but lovely fresh linen every day. Good buffet breakfast with an extremely... More

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Hawkhurst, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This could not be more central for all the sights in the centre of Avignon, and as such is a good bet for a short stay. Our room was very characterful, with tall windows looking out onto the Palais itself, and was perfectly comfortable, though it is altogether too loud outside to sleep with the windows open. Breakfast somewhat ordinaire;... More

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Estero, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This Hotel is right in the middle of everything and so very convenient to the attractions. The front desk was excellent and tried to help with each complaint. For the senior set...70 and over...it was a stretch to drag our luggage from the parking garage over cobble stone walk ways and stairs to our hotel. There are 2 mercury hotels... More

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Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for a few days during a really hot period in June, and the cool stone walls were very welcome. Great central location directly opposite the Palais des Papes. This is an OLD building, and our room was on the small side. However, it was well appointed, and the aircon unit was a welcome modern touch. The hotel has... More

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Warwickshire, UK
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127 reviews 127 reviews
99 hotel reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Interesting, very old building in good location near centre of town and opposite the Palais. Stayed one night and arrived in the middle of dinner on Saturday and restaurant busy so it took a bit of time to be dealt with but otherwise staff reasonably attentive. Our room (26) only had a view of an internal courtyard area and was... More

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Seffner, FL
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121 reviews 121 reviews
47 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Loved the history of this hotel. It is my understanding that this building was in existence before the Palais des Papes was built in early 1300. Our room was large with a great view of a pedestrian mall with a plethora of sidewalk cafes.The bathroom was of a moderate size and clean. We were within walking distance of most historical... More

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Mialet, Aquitaine, France
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013 via mobile

We were booked in here by friends. The reception and dining areas are beautiful. Breakfast was included and plentiful. Staff helpful. Our room was on the top floor and small, but comfortable, although there was no real wardrobe space and we had crowded the floor with our luggage we could not not get wifi on that floor. The bathroom was... More

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Panama City, Florida
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45 reviews 45 reviews
5 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

A great find that we stumbled upon. Clean modern room within the atmosphere of and ancient stone building. 1-2 minutes walk from the Palais des Papes and other attractions. The room windows opened upon a great pedestrian square where the sounds people and music and the smells of cooking food tempted us to join in the festivities of life. The... More

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Address: 3, Place du Palais des Papes, 84000 Avignon, France
Location: France > Provence > Vaucluse > Avignon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 27
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