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Out in the country, Villeneuve Lez Avignon has historically been a satellite of Avignon, and is today a residential suburb of the city. The town owes its prominence to those cardinals who, seeking a retreat from busy Avignon, established residences here. The view from here of the “city of popes” is one of the most renowned of the Rhône Valley, and best enjoyed from the Tower of Philippe le Bel (built on a rocky outcrop on the edge of the Rhône) or from the 14C Fort Saint-André.

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  • Musée Municipal Pierre-de-Luxembourg Interesting

    F - 30404 Villeneuve-lez-Avignon

    Housed in the Pierre-de-Luxembourg mansion, the municipal museum displays some exceptional artworks, including a 14C Virgin in polychrome ivory, carved from elephant tusk. Note also the Virgin with two faces from the Nuremberg school (14C), the chasu..

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  • Fort Saint-André Interesting

    Rue Montée-du-Fort F - 30400 Villeneuve-lez-Avignon

    The fort enclosed an abbey, the Romanesque chapel of Notre Dame de Belvézet and a village of which nothing remains. It was erected in the 14C by Jean the Good and Charles V. Its magnificent entrance, the twin towers, is a fine example of medieval for..

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  • Val-de-Bénédiction Charterhouse Interesting

    60 r. de la République F - 30400 Villeneuve-lez-Avignon

    The Val-de-Bénédiction Charterhouse is worth a detour. Once through the cloister gate, walk towards the main nave of the church which affords a superb view of Fort St-André. Visit the small cloister, the chapter house, the sextons' courtyard and the ..

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  • Le Prieure Five stars Five stars Five stars Five stars Five stars

    7 Place Du Chapitre F - 30400 Villeneuve-lès-Avignon

    Prix Prices from : 175 €

    Located in the heart of the medieval town of Villeneuve-lès-Avignon, this former monastery is now a charming 5-star hotel boasting a lovely garden, tennis court and an outdoor swimming pool. The well-equipped rooms and suites at Le Prieure are air c..

  • Hostellerie La Magnaneraie

    37 Rue Du Camp De Bataille F - 30400 Villeneuve-lès-Avignon

    Nestled on the heights of the historical village of Villeneuve les Avignon, in the former historical mansion of a cardinal, the 4-star hotel-restaurant features 29 rooms and 3 suites with thematic interior design. Hostellerie La Magnaneraie offers s..

  • Hôtel La Suite Four stars Four stars Four stars Four stars

    65-67 rue de la République F - 30400 Villeneuve-lès-Avignon

    Prix Prices from : 145 €

    Situated in Villeneuve Les Avignon town centre, Hôtel La Suite is just a 2-minute drive from Avignon. It offers a covered outdoor swimming pool surrounded by sun loungers and free Wi-Fi. An LCD TV and air conditioning are standard facilities in the ..

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