Le Viguier

Europe / France / Provence

Former Cardinal's residence completely restored with 6 bedrooms and bathrooms, air-conditioning, a swimming pool, and a tennis court, located in the heart of the historic town of Villeneuve les Avignon.

up to 6
up to 12
Min. Nights Upon Request


Located in the heart of the historic town of Villeneuve les Avignon, this restored house is within easy reach of historic and cultural spots, as well as local markets, shops, and restaurants that are all close by. The town is well known for its local market on Thursday and the antique market on Saturday. There are many good restaurants nearby and regular bus lines to Avignon.


  • Hall entrance with fireplace
  • TV salon with DVD player, iPod dock station, Satellite TV
  • 2nd salon
  • Dining room
  • Fully equipped Kitchen (fridge, Nespresso, Microwave, blender, wine cupboard, large cooker, large electric oven, dishwasher, toaster, juicer, coffee machine (filter))
  • Laundry with washing machine, dryer, ironing station
  • Cellar with fridge, ice maker
  • 6 Bedrooms with 6 en-suite bathrooms.

This stylish home away from home offers everything you would possibly expect from a typical French holiday, right at your doorstep.


6 Bedrooms, 6 Bathrooms

Sleeps 12 Guests


Bedroom Details

Bedroom 1 (Downstairs): King size bed (180) - (can be converted into 2 single beds), en-suite bathroom with shower, WC, basin, electric heating
Bedroom 2 (Downstairs): King size bed (180) - (can be converted into 2 single beds), A/C, en-suite bathroom with tub, WC, basin
Bedroom 3 (Upstairs): Queen size bed (160), A/C, en-suite bathroom with Italian shower, WC, basin
Bedroom 4 (Upstairs): King size bed (180) - (can be converted into 2 single beds), A/C, en-suite bathroom with Italian shower, WC, basin
Bedroom 5 (Upstairs): King size bed (180) - (can be converted into 2 single beds), A/C, en-suite bathroom with Italian shower, WC, basin
Bedroom 6 (Upstairs): King size bed (180) - (can be converted into 2 single beds), A/C, en-suite bathroom with shower, WC, basin. This one could be the Master Bedroom with its own office (desk, important library, safe) and its own access to the garden

Pool Details

Swimming pool is gated (9 m x 5 m, depth 1.20 m-2 m)
Pool is open May to October

Staff and Services

Cleaning: 4 hours per day, 2 days per week
Linen changed on Saturday
English meet and greet
Final cleaning
Welcome basket with champagne, fruits juice, sparkling and plate water, local products

Staff and Services (at additional cost)

Cook or Chef at home on request
Cooking class

Location Details

This village of Villeneuve lez Avignon is located on a small hill overlooking the Rhône River. This village hosts many medieval monuments. such as the the Philippe Lebel tower, or the Prieuré cloister and renowned restaurants. There are also bakeries, groceries, cafés, banks with everything within easy reach from the home.

The closest highway is the A9, exit Remoulins, 15 minutes drive away. This highway goes from the Spanish border to Orange with connections for all major cities of the south east of France.

The closest train station is at Avignon, 10 minutes drive away, which is served by the TGV (Train Grande Vitesse) that goes to Paris in 2 hours and 40 minutes!

The closest airport is Avignon (15 kilometers) or Nîmes-Garons (60 kilometers) with daily flights to / from Paris (at Avignon with Air France) and London (at Nîmes with Ryan Air). But most international connections are made through international airports such as Marseille-Marignane (90 kilometers away), or Paris-Charles de Gaulle.

Villa Notes

Owner lives near this house and is able to provide guests with information about the local area
Parking available behind the house

Rates and Availability

Security Deposit Details

€2,000 pre-collected

Accidental Damage Waiver
A $99 Accidental Damage Waiver applies to every reservation.
Minimum Stay Details

1 Week.  Minimum night stay may vary by villa. Please contact a villa specialist to confirm.

Exclusive Offers

Take your vacation to the next level, with 2 free airline tickets.* For a limited time, every reservation over $50,000 will receive an airline reimbursement worth up to $1,000 - any airline, any destination. Imagine flying in style to your handpicked villa located in one of the most beautiful destinations around the world, knowing that you've saved on the cost of your flights. This is your chance to experience the ultimate in luxury travel and indulge in the vacation of a lifetime.

*Free air promotion is valid new bookings only and cannot be applied to existing bookings. Valuation based on two round trip tickets using the bureau of Transportations U.S. average flight price for 2022. Receive up to a $1,000 reimbursement for flights upon presentation of a flight receipt. Minimum booking value of $50,000 applies. The booking value applies to the villa cost only and does not include any additional services or fees. This offer is valid for bookings made 2/20/2023 through 3/26/2023 for travel now through 2/31/2024. Bookings made outside of this period will not be eligible. The $1,000 air credit offer is non-transferable, has no cash value, and cannot be redeemed for any other service. The airline credit will be applied to your booking once your villa rental has been paid in full. The airline credit will be redeemed by providing a receipt of your booked flight and a check will be sent to you within 15 business days of providing flight documentation. All offers are subject to availability. We reserve the right to modify or cancel this promotion at any time without notice.


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