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36 bd Saint Roch, 84000 Avignon, France
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Thames Residence Hotel
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed as a family for 4 nights in August and it was the perfect spot for us to explore the Provence area of France. The apartment had everything we needed. What made the place even better is the host, Philippe, who took the time to go through the apartment with us and make sure we had maps and brochures... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for five nights and really enjoyed being able to relax in this spacious apartment. We were able to buy fresh fish and other products from the market and sample the local wine. The kitchenette was very well equipped with two fridges!!!!We enjoyed eating on the terrace and when it got too hot went to... More

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PHILIPPE D, Responsable réception at Thames Residence Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and for letting your friends know about us ! We share the fact that having a top location, top situation when staying in Avignon, it is 25% of the success of the stay our guests, having wonderful 40 sqm² apartments and suites to propose is the second 25% of our success, and having lot of... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Please do not be put off by the rather austere exterior of the hotel block and the fact that it is on what appears to be quite a busy ring road. Inside the apartments are cool and spacious, immaculately clean and very well equipped. Wardrobe space was limited but fine for a few days and we probably pack too much.... More

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PHILIPPE D, Responsable réception at Thames Residence Hotel, responded to this review

What else could you expect ? Nice large apartment well situated in the city, nice hotel services, nice terrace with nice cheeses, nice bread, and wonderful wines ! It is paradise ! So many nice places to visit all around, Provence with its fantastic Luberon villages, Alpilles with its own villages, Arles, heart of Camargue, yes, really, Provence is really... More

Anguilla
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unlike at other hotels, Philippe gave us excellent info when we checked in, giving various recommendations as well as things to be wary of - which saves the guest a lot of money and frustration. Everything went perfectly well and Philippe is very accessible / available if there were ever to be any problems. We recommend him and Thames Residences... More

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PHILIPPE D, Responsable réception at Thames Residence Hotel, responded to this review

What else ? Too popular for answer ? May be ! Thank you for staying with us, thank you for staying in Avignon, thank you for staying in Provence ! Many thanks for taking time to share your experience with Tripadvisor travellers community ! And I really hope to welcome you for another and longer stay next time, for discovering... More

Hong Kong, China
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thanks again for the time being with Philippe and the Thames Residence. I have stayed 4 nights at Thames Residence, nothing to complain, everything is just perfect no matter about the room or Philippe. The location is very good, just one minute walk from the train station. The room is big, clean, and really really nice to have a small... More

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PHILIPPE D, Responsable réception at Thames Residence Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Josh I am really happy to read your review with all my staff ! Thank you very much for taking time for writing this review ! I hope welcoming you again in the future ! What else could we expect ? Your comment is very warm for all of us ! Thank you again ! More

New York City, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very important - check in is at Grand Hotel reception!!! Thames Residences is run by Philippe, the manager and he will meet you at the lobby of Grand Hotel, which is on the left hand side after you come out of the train station, and that makes everything simple and convenient (if you just remember to check in at Grand... More

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PHILIPPE D, Responsable réception at Thames Residence Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Caroline, Thank you for taking time to write a review about your stay with us ! I hope your parents and you had wondeful time visiting the lavender fields in Sault and the abbaye de Senanque near Gordes too but there is so many other wonderful places to visit like Roussillon, Gordes, Fontaine de Vaucluse, L'Isle sur la Sorgue,... More

Adelaide, Australia
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104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Originally booked for 3 nights, followed by 3 in Nîmes. After a briefing from Philippe, the manager, and sampling the room for 24 hours, we decided to cancel Nîmes and use Thames Residence as our base for all 6 nights. So glad we did! The room had everything we needed; lovely bathroom with tub and separate shower, super sized bed... More

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PHILIPPE D, Responsable réception at Thames Residence Hotel, responded to this review

Dear David, I am really surprised seeing you wrote so many reviews at www.tripadvisor.com and visit so many countries all around the world ! Congratulations ! Congratulations also for having so many people following your advices ! making lot of travel from Australia to Europe, you certainly are an appreciate reference for all tripadvisor travellers and I am really happy... More

Carmel, Indiana
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Philippe, who manages The Thames, was a superb host. He helped us immensely. He set up a car for sightseeing the next day and gave us restaurant suggestions as well. He personally showed us to our room and explained how everything worked ( TV & phone). The room was great too. Very comfortable bed. We would definitely return. Bill &... More

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PHILIPPE D, Responsable réception at Thames Residence Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bill and Marsha, Thank you for taking your time for leaving a review about your stay in Provence with us on tripadvisor.com. I It is a pleasure to read that you found evry thing great during your stay and I have to say, we aren't the only one making your stay sucessfull. Our restaurant's partners L'Essentiel, Hiely Lucculus and... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Yes, the other reviews are true--this is a wonderful place to stay in Avignon. Philippe is a warm and welcoming host, and his information about our room features as well as advice about what to see in the area was so very helpful. He truly sets a high standard for hospitality and kindness to weary travelers! Our little apartment was... More

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PHILIPPE D, Responsable réception at Thames Residence Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much Marion and Ben for taking time for writing a review about your trip in france and all marvelous you visited. All my team and myself (and my labrador female dog too) are very honored that our hotel was the best place during your travel in France. We will hope that more and more hotels welcoming guests... More

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42 reviews 42 reviews
20 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

This is a pleasant hotel, clean and comfortable, though perhaps lacking charm and style. Philipe is quite knowledgeable about the city. This is a good place to stay during the wonderful theater festival. There is a small outdoor pool, nice to cool off when temperatures hit 36°, as they have this July.

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Address: 36 bd Saint Roch, 84000 Avignon, France
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Location: France > Provence > Vaucluse > Avignon
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4 star residence located right in front of the city walls, 10 min walk from the Pope Palace. Spacious suites, totally equipped for short or long stay. ... more   less 
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