Charming hotel Baux de Provence
Choose the luxury of a stopover in a charming hotel at the foot of Les Baux-de-Provence.
Nestled in the heart of the Alpilles mountain range, only separated from the Baux-de-Provence by the Roman archaeological site of Glanum, the village of Saint-Rémy de Provence has the charm typical of Provencal hamlets of old and all the contemporary infrastructures of a French commune today.
The Gounod Hotel, charming establishment perfectly located in the native village of Nostradamus, is the ideal pied-à-terre for your discovery of the Baux-de-Provence. The staff will be at your service in a pleasant atmosphere, you will evolve in a chic and warm decoration in noble materials which confer to this hotel of charm a style faithful to the spirit of the places, which have passed great artists and illustrious characters in the past.
It is for example in this hotel, formerly called Green City as the area that surrounds it, that the talented Provençal poet Frédéric Mistral met the famous Parisian composer Charles Gounod.
To easily discover the region of Baux-de-Provence and the sun so bright that dresses and inspires so many artists of all kinds, the friar originally from Maillane encouraged the musician from the capital to settle in this ancient hostel that will eventually become years later a charming hotel to his name. And it is here that he created the opera Mireille, freely inspired by Mirèio from his friend Mistral.
You can enjoy a moment of incomparable relaxation by tasting a vintage of the vineyards of Baux-de-Provence and the Regional Natural Park of Alpilles in our lounge with a cozy and comfortable atmosphere.
This place steeped in history is housed in an old inn that served as a relay for postage calèches from Les Baux and other nearby villages. Strolling along the streets you can also discover local products such as olive oils, Marseille soap or tasty Provençal gastronomy.
To relax optimally, you will enjoy in our charming hotel quality services in a peaceful and harmonious setting.
Let yourself be tempted by the pool area which has a spa and end the day in a comfortable and elegant air conditioned room, village or garden side to fully appreciate your stay in Saint-Rémy and your visit of Baux-de-Provence.