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Reviewed 1 August 2006

Magical little guest house in Avignon. The decor is done beautifully with fairy lights, candles and lots of oddities, the rooms are immaculate unique and wonderfully cared for. The location is ideal (unless you have a car) the streets are very windy and tiny! Avignon is a charming medieval town with loads to see although the popes palace was abit...

7Thank dreamytraveller
Reviewed 5 July 2006

We have just returned from a relaxing week staying in La Banasterie. Although the owners were not there at the time, we were brilliantly looked after by thier son Michel. Everything about the place oozes charm, from the chocolates waiting by the bed to the wooden ceiling beams. The location couldn't be better with the Palais des Papes just around...

4Thank Bunsen06
Urbana, Illinois
Reviewed 2 July 2006

We stayed in the "Chuao" apartment in the annex, because the main building was full when we made out reservations. This is a large, clean, attractive suite, with bath, kitchenette, livingroom with two daybeds, and bedroom. Breakfast is hung in a basket outside the apartment door each morning. Staff was very helpful, and showed us the way to an inexpensive...

4Thank Silver2011
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San Francisco, CA
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Reviewed 1 July 2006

This was a charming provencale style inn just minutes from the Popes Palace. The owners were warm and spoke some English. Rooms are comfortable, very clean and the complimentary chocolates were a nice touch. Breakfast was great-thoughfully prepared with a good assortment of fruit, pastries and cheeses. My husband and I were very pleasantly suprised and loved the idea of...

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Reviewed 30 June 2006

We visited Avignon for 4 days / nights, staying at LaBanasterie during the last 2 nights. It couldn't be a more charming place. Francoise and Jean-Michael were wonderful and we felt right at home. Their restaurant recommendations were excellent; we especially enjoyed our dinner at Le Grand Cafe. We stayed in the Queztacoatl suite on the top floor. The room...

2Thank halfcafqueen
Reviewed 29 June 2006

Once again Trip Advisor came up trumps. Our last stay being Syndey Australia. We had a great one night stay and will stay again. The B&B is quite hard to find as it is not an obvious B&B from thew outside, we walked by a couple of times. The hosts were kind recommending places to eat. We were caught slightly...

2Thank Sue058
Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland
Reviewed 27 June 2006

What a great place - just inside the city walls in a narrow street and within 5 minutes walk of the centre. Glad we took a taxi there from the station - the entrance is very discreet with just a little brass plate beside the door. Hosts are welcoming and the house is very charming. Narrow winding stone stair up...

4Thank TrishB33
washington, dc
Reviewed 7 June 2006

We stayed in the Criollo room, which is at the top of the house (you have to carry luggage upstairs), but was QUIET, charming, w/ a balcony on the courtyard. There is a room w/ a queen(?) bed, and then a sitting room with a sofa on it. Perfect for a couple, or a family w/ 1 child. Hosts couldn't...

3Thank moosky595
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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 26 April 2006

5Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Ann Arbor, MI
Reviewed 9 April 2006

8Thank jo j

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The first B&B in Avignon (created in 2001), La Banasterie is a beautiful 16th century residence, 50 meters from the Pope's palace and two steps from the Pont Saint-Benezet which is one of the most romantic places in Avignon.With chocolate, red ochre or Naples yellow colored walls, the Guest House La Banasterie offers 2 rooms and 3 suites with refined decor, appreciable comfort and 2 apartments with full kitchens.We have a library, internet lounge with computer and free acces and depending on the rooms you choose, a shaded terrace, balcony or a patio with fountain.La Banasterie is a warm atmosphere, accentuated at night by the lights and candles you can enjoy comfortably in armchairs and sofas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Banasterie

Address: 11 rue de la Banasterie, 84000, Avignon, France
Region: France > Provence > Vaucluse > Avignon
Price Range: $162 - $276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“This hotel has very steep narrow stairs. If that's a problem, ask for a room lower down.”
 of 5 bubbles 784BarbaraS, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room on 2nd floor facing Rue Labanasterie”
 of 5 bubbles rosemariec223, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We would advise any potential guest to avoid this property completely”
 of 5 bubbles eleanors236, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Check bathrooms, ours had walk in shower, but not all do.”
 of 5 bubbles 524judyk, 19 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Avoid the room Criollo at all costs”
 of 5 bubbles kellyfields22, 21 Sep 2015 | Read review
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