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Press trip

In April we welcomed UK journalists and bloggers Fiona McLean from London Unattached, Angela Silver from Silver Spoon and Neil Sowerby from Manchester Confidential. During their stay at Benvengudo, they had the opportunity to have a guided tour of Palais des Papes in Avignon (our guide explained us the fascinating history of the Avignon papacy), to discover the property and taste the wines of Mas de la Dame (the owner showed us hidden corners of this beautiful property of 60 …

Jazz evening in our Restaurant on 28th of April, 2016

Let’s relax at the Benvengudo hotel **** for our first diner show with some notes of jazz with the group Jazz Cocktail. Close your eyes, we will take care of you… Menu at 60€ by person including: Cream of green asparagus / sliver of asparagus / raspberry ice cream. Hake filet cooked on a leaf of bread / carrots / oil of fig leaf or Filet of duckling cooked with Sylvester pine/ beetroots/ licorice. Like a Lemon pie / meringue …

Visit Senanque Abbey

During your stay at Benvengudo Hotel, why not visit the Sénanque Abbey located less than 60km away from Les Baux-de-Provence. The Abbaye de Sénanque is a Cistercian abbey near the village of Gordes in the département of the Vaucluse in Provence, France. It was founded in 1148 under the patronage of Alfant, bishop of Cavaillon, and Ramon Berenguer II, Count of Barcelona, Count of Provence. The first community of impoverished Cistercian monks who came from Mazan Abbey in the Ardèche …

Visit the Cathedrale d’Images

The Cathédrale d’Images is an ideal place to visit during your stay at Benvengudo Hotel. Located in the village of Les Baux-de-Provence, the Cathédrale is approximately 20 minutes away from Benvengudo on foot. The Cathédrale The Cathédrale d’Images is a permanent display in Les Baux, and was founded in 1976 by Albert Plécy. Plécy’s goal in creating the display was to present a “total visual experience.” Plécy achieved this by projecting the large images onto the immense stone walls of …

Visit the Féria des Vendanges

While visiting Benvengudo Hotel, why not take time out to visit the Feria des Vendanges festival. The Feria des Vendanges is a popular festival that celebrates the regions wine making traditions. The Wine Harvest Feria The Wine Harvest Feria is the little sister of the Pentecost Feria, which takes place in May. It began in 1980 and takes place every third Friday, Saturday and Sunday in September in Nimes. This year, the Wine Harvest Feria takes place from Thursday 18th …

Experience French Culture at Feria du Riz

If you’re staying at Benvengudo Hotel this September and you want to experience some authentic French culture, you should check out the Feria Du Riz. Discover Arles Benvengudo Hotel is located in the quaint village of Les Baux-de-Provence. When you stay with us, you’re perfectly situated to rent a car, hit the open road and explore everything the charming towns, villages and cities of Provence have to offer. Take a half hour drive through the region and you’ll reach Arles. …

Why Should You Visit the Caumont Art Centre?

Are you a French art enthusiast? If so, you should make some time to visit the Caumont Art Centre in Aix-en-Provence during your stay at Benvengudo Hotel. Travel to Aix-en-Provence If you’re looking to explore Provence during your stay at Benvengudo Hotel, you should take some time to the historic French city of Aix-en-Provence. Only an hour’s drive away from Benvengudo Hotel, Aix-en-Provence boasts an array of fascinating attractions such as Aix Cathedral and Touloubre. It also has a thriving …