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Hotel Mercure Cité des Papes - Avignon

4 star Hotel Avignon

1 Rue Jean Vilar - Avignon

Price starting from 108 .00

Located in beautiful Avignon France, the Hotel Mercure Cité des Papes is your gateway to the heart of the city. Situated in the Place de l'Horloge, the 4 Avignon star hotel, renovated in 2013, provides luxurious lodging just minutes from the city's most exciting destinations and the train station is within walking distance.

A Hotel Fit for Des Papes,

The Hotel Mercure Cité des Papesoffers upscale 4 star amenities to present itself as your home away from home as you travel for business or for leisure with family. You can find everything you need to make your stay an absolute pleasure, including air conditioning, a nearby golf course, sports facilities, and a babysitting service. The on-site Les Domaines Restaurant offers modern regional food, for lunch and dinner, and local wine in its bar. Reservations are required for the restaurant from May 1st to September 30th.

Gateway to History and Provence

Plenty of attractions offer themselves near your room at the Hotel Mercure Cité des Papes, such as the Palais des Papes and the Pont D'Avignon monuments. Nearby museums include the Angladon Museum, the Musee Calvet, the Musee Lapidaire and the Musee du Petit Palais. You can view a live performance at the nearby Theatre Municipal or the Theatre Antique D'Orange. The river is a short walk away. As a heritage-rich city, Avignon also offers plenty of historical architecture that dates from the medieval era. The city is also an excellent gateway for tours of the Provence region, famous for its cuisine and wines.

The hotel offers in-room accessibility, and an accessible path of travel. Pets are welcome for an additional fee. No parking is available on site, discounted parking is available nearby.

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Guest Rating 8.5 Excellent
Based on 5 hotel reviews © 2014

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Breakfast at Hotel Mercure Cité des Papes

A buffet breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 10 AM for a fee.

Facilities at Hotel Mercure Cité des Papes

  • Bar
  • Restaurant/Dining
  • Cafeteria
  • Baby sitter
  • Laundry service
  • Lift/elevator
  • Pets accepted
  • Entire property is non-smoking
  • Multilingual staff
  • Front desk - safety deposit box
  • Front desk - 24 hour
  • Internet/Email services

Know before you go

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Check-in: after noon.

Check-out: before noon.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: EUR 15 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 15 per day
  • Pet fee: EUR 10 per pet, per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Unless otherwise indicated, the charges below are not included in the overall room price. If not included in the overall room price, they will be charged by the property at check-in or check-out. Charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book. This property told us they will charge you for the following:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.32 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

National rating

This hotel has received its official star rating from the French Tourism Development Agency, ATOUT France.

Hotel Mercure Cité des Papes is also known as

Mercure Avignon Cite des Papes
Mercure Avignon Cite Des Papes Hotel
Mercure Avignon Cite Des Papes Hotel Avignon
Accor Avignon Cite Des Papes











Hotel Mercure Cité des Papes reviews

8.6 Excellent
  • October 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • Norway

Perfect location, great staff! The few Euros extra for a superior room gives great value.

9.4 Outstanding!
  • July 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • USA

A great central location right next to the Palace of the Popes. The free breakfast buffet for Seniors (60+) was a pleasant surprise. The staff at the front desk was very helpful. We had a fine stay in Avignon at this hotel that I would not hesitate to book again if I returned.

7.7 Good
  • October 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • USA

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7.7 Good
  • November 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • France

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Room Details

Book your business-friendly accommodation at the 89-room Hotel Mercure Cité des Papes. Guests can kick back at the end of a busy day and enjoy LCD televisions with satellite channels and pay movies. Corporate travelers will benefit from free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as desks, safes and phones during their Avignon visit. A good night's sleep in supportive memory foam mattresses with premium bedding will have visitors waking up refreshed and well-rested throughout their holiday or business trip.

Every room comes with an ensuite bathroom. Minibars and hair dryers are supplied in each room to facilitate basic travel needs. Rooms also include soundproofing and air conditioning.

Accommodation Services

  • Air conditioning
  • Telephone
  • Pay-Per-View
  • Mini bar
  • Baby cots/cribs available
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • Safe
  • Desk
  • LCD flat screen TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Wireless Internet access

Distances from Hotel Mercure Cité des Papes

Place de l'Horloge - 0.1 km / 0 mi
Avignon Cathedral - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Palais des Papes - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Musee du Petit Palais - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Rocher des Doms - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Musee Calvet - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Pont d'Avignon - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Collection Lambert - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Tour Philippe le Bel - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Eglise Collegiale Notre-Dame - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Fort St-Andre - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Chartreuse du Val de Benediction - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Chateau de Fargues - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Eglise du Pontet - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
Grand Avignon Golf - 6.6 km / 4.1 mi
The closest major airports to Hotel Mercure Cité des Papes are:
Avignon (AVN-Caumont) - 8.9 km / 5.5 mi
Marseille (MRS-Marseille - Provence) - 65.6 km / 40.8 mi

The preferred airport for Hotel Mercure Cité des Papes is Marseille (MRS-Marseille - Provence).

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.