Ibis Budget Avignon Centre
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Breakfast Available
- High-speed internet in room
- Non-smoking rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Non-smoking hotel
TravelPod Member ReviewsIbis Budget Avignon Centre
Its a good situation near historic center. Bedroom are a good quality.
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"Living the dream"
We met our charming hostess, Veronique, late yesterday afternoon. Fortunately she speaks and writes in perfect English so instructions were easy to understand. The home is built into ancient city walls and includes a grotto with spa, carved into rock. The layout is interesting with lots of low stone doorways and winding stairways, leading to the various levels. ...
... less luggage, and we will try to avoid using a car. Apart from the issues with our beloved GPS, the other downside to having a car is that it always seems to be really difficult to find anywhere to park. When you do finally find somewhere, it is usually a long way from where you want to be, and it is really expensive. We have wasted many many hours driving around looking for somewhere to park. I think that there must be many better ways to spend time than doing ...
It's time to make my way from Nice back up towards Paris and stop number one is Avignon. Avignon is a little town in France and is built with a fortress wall all the way around the town. I stayed at the POP hostel which hands down has the best hostel bed in Europe. Unfortunately I do not have a picture but hopefully my description will do it ...
... to the station I've had to take the fast train to avoid leaving the house at crack of dawn and getting the slow train. This meant that I had to pay for a reservation, which I thought would've been a few euros, not the €18 rip-off I was charged. This was most annoying, especially as I waited in line for almost 40 mins to be served!
I then got off the train to be told that I needed to catch a shuttle train for an additional €3, but due to the ...
... we drove to Menerbes to the small but very peaceful Abbaye de St Hilaire.
Back home we had a visit from the grateful owners of the lost cat who brought a bottle of wine for Paul and Jane. There was lots of french chat about "chats". Ian and Pierre left for their home in Marseille and we met the Kiwis who now run the Mas.
The last supper of cold meats and salads was followed by a rowdy game of Trivial Pursuit which the boys just ...