Hotel du Soleil
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
Photos of Hotel du Soleil
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel du Soleil St-Rémy-de-Provence
Travel Blogs from St-Rémy-de-Provence
After getting use to the sound of hoot owls in the night we slept in until 8:00am this morning. We awoke to a low cloud level and cool temperatures but the promise of a sunny day lay ahead. After a pot of coffee (loved that after a month of espressos) and a light breakfast, we took a walk through the village of Noves.
Noves is is a very small village with only a few hundred inhabitants. At one time there were ramparts around the town but only a few remain along with a few ...
... a hundred years old. Check out the photos on the website of our cottage as we have no photos today. This location would be great for a family gathering, albeit a bit far to go.
After settling our things in the cottage, we headed to a nearby village for an exciting afternoon of ....laundry. Yes, since ...
... hotel. Not fancy but exactly what we were in the mood for, especially when enjoyed on our balcony. The most amusing moment of the day award goes to Lauren. While examining the ceiling of a 16th century home in Les Baux she sought to impress us with what she had learned during her visit to Notre Dame last year. During that visit she had been quite keen to know what the exoskeleton-like supports around the nave of the cathedral were called. I was pleased ...
... is a "trophy" wall naming people who have eaten at least a dozen dozen. In fact, on that wall, there are people who have eaten 20-30 dozen oysters. And the oysters in New Orleans are really big!! Gosh...the appetites of some Americans is impressive!!
I also had some nice white wine with my food and I was a little drunk afterwards, so I spent about 2 hours lying on the park bench and in the car, sobering up. It was ...
It was interesting to see the 12th-14th century trebuchet (sling shot) up close especially knowing that it could sling 2 x 100 kg stones an hour - with a crew of up to 60 people. No Vegemite in those days.
And as always, wherever we go in France, there are a variety of pooches. Although why you would feel it is necessary to take your pooch to view a medieval castle, I'm not quite sure.
We're footsore again tonight ...