Family-friendly hotel steps from historic town center Next to city ramparts Located across the street from the medieval fortifications surrounding Avignon’s historic center, Avignon Grand Hotel provides easy access to the city’s main attractions. If you’d like to venture a bit farther afield, Avignon is the perfect jumping-off point for exploring Provence, the Côte d'Azur, and the rest of Southern France. Medieval monuments With centuries of history and culture just outside its doors, Avignon Grand Hotel is a short stroll from the winding streets and towering stone walls of Avignon. The famed Palais des Papes and Pont d’Avignon, dating from the 14th century, are less than a kilometer from the hotel. Outdoor pool Your kids will love splashing in the swimming pool, open from May to September, while you soak up the views from the terrace. If you’re traveling for business, the hotel offers free WiFi throughout and provides a 24-hour reception with multilingual staff. Free Wifi Spacious guestrooms with separate lounge areas provide plenty of room to spread out. Offering views over the ramparts of Avignon or the hotel’s own Mediterranean-style garden, rooms come with free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels.