Renowned as a medieval city, Avignon has been designated a UNESCO heritage site and enjoys a stunning location on the River Rhône. There is a great range of Avignon accommodation to suit all travellers and budgets, all conveniently located close to the city's most popular landmarks and attractions. Steeped in a rich history, Avignon was a major artistic centre of France for centuries but is now best known for the amazing Palais des Papes (Popes' Palace) which dominates the skyline. This unmissable city also boasts picturesque Provence countryside and an almost endless range of churches, chapels and museums. No visit to Avignon is complete without admiring the fragrances of the huge lavender fields and neat rows of gnarled olive groves from your holiday accommodation.
Famous as the home of the Pope's Palace, Avignon boasts breathtaking countryside and a rich medieval history that draws many tourists to this UNESCO heritage city. You'll want to enjoy at least a few days here to explore all of the amazing landmarks and historical attractions and there is an excellent range of Avignon accommodation to choose from. All conveniently located close to the city centre and attractions, Avignon accommodation ranges from affordable hotels and motels to luxury resorts and retreats.