Bed and breakfast in and around
Manosque is located in the Durance Valley, south of the Alpes de Haute
Provence, a thirty-five miles northeast of Aix-en-Provence. Manosque marks
the eastern end of the Luberon massif. With more than 20,000, inhabitants,
the largest city of the department. Manosque enjoys a particularly mild
climate, sheltered from the Mitral, but it has its beneficial effect with
more than 116 days of sunshine per year. Manosque is related to the poet
and writer Jean Giono (1895 - 1970), born and died in Manosque, whose
work is imbued with the landscape and the nature of the Haute Provence.
The old town is pear-shaped is surrounded by boulevards, was reached by
four medieval gates: the Porte Saunerie, Porte Aubette , the Porte Guilhempierre
and the Porte Soubeyran, the only one still existing.
Two bedrooms in Rians a village near Cadarache, in the limit of Vaucluse, Bouches du Rhone and Alpes de Haute Provence. Dinner, pool - Nearby: Sainte Victoire, Gorges du Verdon, Plateau de Valensole, Manosque
Charming guest house near Forcalquier, in a 17th century farmhouse, a verdant and peaceful haven bordered by two rivers. Swimming pool, Park, Restaurant, Panorama. - Nearby: Forcalquier, Montagne de Lure, Luberon, Manosque
Five comfortable guest rooms in the Bastidonne, a village in the Southern Luberon, in a rural and provencal setting. Organic dinner, garden, swimming pool, activities. - Nearby: Luberon, Lourmarin, Manosque, Aix-en-Provence
A charming bed and breakfast in an estate in Gréoux les Bains, a pretty thermal village near Lake Esparron. Swimming pool, garden. - Nearby: Gréoux les Bains, Gorges du Verdon, Moustiers Sainte Marie, Manosque