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Reviewed 20 September 2007

We visited this hotel as we had been there in 1996 and wanted to go back. We should never have gone back. Since the refurbishment the atmosphere was heavy (red rooms), there was mournful church music playing all the time and in one small niche in the corner I counted 9 statuettes, 3 crosses and a crucifix. this was in...

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Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 July 2007

This is a beautiful hotel, and neither Venere nor the hotel's own website does it justice. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We had a front room in the main part of the hotel, looking onto the church and the place de la republique. We did not hear any street noise at all. We paid extra for a large double and...

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Orlando, Florida, USA
Reviewed 12 June 2007

We chose this hotel because it looked nice on the website, it was in St. Remy de Provence and it was reasonably priced. It lived up to all our expectations. Igor, at the front desk and almost always there, was more than "eager" to please. Helped with everything we asked. Breakfast was included and was very good - coffee/tea, fresh...

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1Thank gewizz
London
Reviewed 20 May 2007

We read all the reviews of the Hotel Gounod before we went ahead with our booking and felt we really should have listened to the one person who had negative feelings towards the hotel after being there for ..... oh about an hour. On walking into the hotel one is first impressed by the overwhelming decor of religious icons and...

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5Thank gillsd
San Jose California
Reviewed 8 April 2007

Great location right in the center of town. The staff was lovely and helpful. The rooms are nicely decorated - between modern and French. I would stay here again. You can walk to the ruins and to the clinic where Vincent Van Gogh stayed. Breakfast is on the minimal side, and there are no elevators, but beyond these things, the...

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Columbia, South Carolina
Reviewed 27 November 2006

We really enjoyed this hotel. Lots of special touches such as L'Occitane products in the room and nice quality linens. We found the hotel staff to be very friendly and accommodating, even arranging for us to have an earlier than normal breakfast and offering to bring it to our room. Great location for exploring the town also. Entirely non-smoking and...

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Los Angeles
Reviewed 10 October 2006

Pros: Very unique b&b/hotel atmosphere. Interesting eclectic decor. Excellent location on the main street in town and on the square so very easy access to the weekly market. Complimentary parking is a plus but is a bit of a hike to get to, and a bit spooky at night since it is down a quiet and dark alley next to...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2006

This hotel is delightful. It has quirky decor, but backed up with excellent service and good facilities. We stayed in a room facing a lawn, adjacent to a swimming pool. It was cool and quiet, which is surprising since the hotel fronts St. Remy's main square. Breakfast is served in a charming salon du the, with high quality ingredients and...

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1Thank KeenWalker
scotland
Reviewed 6 October 2006

We stayed for 8 days and wished it could have been more. Staff are excellent with a special mention for Sophie in Reception who was pleasant at all times and extremely helpful. The music and the garden create a wonderfully peaceful oasis after doing the tourist bit during the day. The general ambience of the place is a credit to...

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Belmont Shore , CA.
Reviewed 9 August 2006

After many months, we STILL rave about this hotel. We would go back in an instant. Dead quiet A/C units ,good food and fair priced wine. Owners and most staff speak good english . very clean and VERY upscale fixtures, linens and beds. pvt parking lot

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  • Pool
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  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of the Regional Park of the Alpilles, in the Provençal village of Saint -Remy de Provence, the Gounod Hotel offers you a charming place full of history and inspiartion. It is here, in this former Post relay from the 18th century that Charles Gounod, the famous author of the Ave Maria, stayd and created the opera Mireille in 1863. The hotel was completely renovated this winter by the new owners highlighting the cold stone walls of the main building, the stairs and corridors which remind the old small hotels and the new decoration contibutes to keep the cozy atmosphere in the place. Behind the building you can discover a unique place: the garden offers you a beautiful terrace, stone alleys leading to the swimming pool, spa, meeting room. It is a haven of peace in the heart of village. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Gounod

Address: 18 Place de la Republique, 13210 Saint-Remy-de-Provence, France (Formerly Hotel Ville Verte)
Region: France > Provence > Bouches-du-Rhone > Saint-Remy-de-Provence
Price Range: £128 - £155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Gounod 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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“Choose a "charming" room Particularly No. 51 (but there is an internal staircase to the sleeping area).”
 of 5 bubbles Herefo, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Make reservations early to insure a lower floor. Outside noise did not reach us on the 4 th floor. Not sure about the lower ones.”
 of 5 bubbles cmb44626569, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the courtyard gardens will enjoy a nice view and be very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles nychuman, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I think any room would be a good one here”
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 of 5 bubbles KimA540, 31 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Some rooms have a flight of stairs: ask if this is a problem for you.”
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