Le Couvent des Minimes Hotel and Spa in Provence

Le Couvent des Minimes Hotel and Spa L’Occitane is located in an ancient renovated convent founded in 1613 in Mane, a small village, close to Forcalquier, in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence. This Relais & Chateaux hotel opened in 2008 and has 46 rooms and suites, all of which are decorated in a modern, elegant style: walls are painted in […]

La Maison Moliere: luxurious retreat in Arles, France

La Maison Moliere is an 18th century manor house which has been restored and converted into an intimate luxurious guesthouse with one suite and four large bedrooms ranging in price from 200 Euros to 280 Euros, breakfast included. All rooms have Wi-Fi and air-conditioning. The Suite: 35 Sqm (376 Sq ft) bedroom with a living […]

Hotel de Paris Saint Tropez: luxury design hotel on the Cote d’Azur

The Hotel de Paris Saint Tropez, a historic 1930s hotel and one of the first in Saint Tropez, has been given a much needed facelift by French designer Sybille de Margerie, with light design by Alain Guilhot. The Hotel de Paris Saint-Tropez  was a popular hangout among French and foreign celebrities frequented  in the 1960s and […]

Hotel Le Cloitre Arles: stylish address amidst historic monuments

Hotel Le Cloitre Arles is a new boutique hotel in the centre of Arles, France surrounded by historic monuments such as the ancient Church of St. Trophime (on the same street). With only 15 rooms starting in price from 75 Euros and going up to 270 Euros depending on the type of room and the […]

Travel guide Avignon: best hotels, restaurants and shops

Mapplr’s Travel Guide Avignon presents our editors’ selection of the best hotels and restaurants in Avignon, must-see attractions and shopping recommendations in the city. Travel Guide Avignon: best hotels If you are going to stay in Avignon during the annual festival in July, you must make reservations well in advance. Here is our list of […]

Maison 9: luxury bed and breakfast in Cassis, France

Nestled in the vineyards of Cassis, a town on the coast just east of Marseille, known for its gorgeous cliffs and lovely calanques (coves), lies a charming, luxurious bed-and-breakfast called Maison 9. The residence is a 19th century former farmhouse covered in vines, filled with natural light and owned by Cynthia Kayser-Maus. In Cassis, visitors […]

Cassis hotel by the beach: Le Jardin d’Emile

If you are looking for a Cassis hotel right by the beach, check out Le Jardin d’Emile, a hotel-restaurant facing Bestouan Beach. The atmosphere of the small village of Cassis, with its little swimming coves and Mediterranean pine trees, provides a relaxing ambiance in the south of France. While in Cassis, you can swim, roast […]