This historic post house was frequented by Van Gogh and Nobel Prize winning writer Frederic Mistral. In 1863, Charles Gounod also stayed here and composed his famous opera Mirelle.
The hotel Gounod is located in the centre of Saint Rémy de Provence; it is a 3 star hotel of 30 charming rooms, among which four are junior suites.
This historic post house was frequented by Van Gogh and Nobel Prize winning writer Frederic Mistral. In 1863, Charles Gounod also stayed here and composed his famous opera Mirelle. Each room has been freshly renovated with its own distinctive character, and some are named in honour of this famous composer, such as Faust’s room and Ave Maria’s room.
Each room has modern comforts, including: air conditioned, king-size beds (180 cms wide), telephone, complimentary bathrobe as well as safe-box and flat-screen TV with Canal+ and Satellite channels. The hotel also offers a residents’ swimming pool with comfortable sun deckchairs and sunshade in the walled garden, ADSL computer terminal, secure parking and an elegant tea room.
The tearoom is open to the hotel’s clients and to the public from 7.30am to 11pm. People can take breakfast and can find the high quality Provençal and Italian specialities, homemade cakes and artisan ice creams and fresh-fruits cocktails and also a large choice of quality hot drinks hot chocolate, Mariage Frères tea and Illy’s coffee.
Our breakfast is free (from 7.30 to 10) and is a Provençal one. It consists of: a freshly squeezed orange juice, a yoghurt, one loaf and one croissant, a selection of dried and fresh fruits, butter and jam and a hot drink.
Avignon train station: 20 mins
Nimes Aiport: 40mins
Avignon Airport: 20mins
A cancellation must be confirmed by e.mail, fax or by mail.
- more than 8 days before the arrival: no penality
- between 8 and 1 days before the arrival: 50% of one night will be charged for a stay less than 4 nights, and 30% of the entire stay for a booking of 4 nights and more.
- the day of the arrival or no show: the entire stay will be charged.
Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 8 Days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the full cost of the reservation. Deposits paid are non refundable.