In 10 minutes on foot, you will be in these authentic quarries from which white limestone was extracted from building stones. Unique multimedia exhibitions are offered: works of iconic artists are projected on the stone walls, in a play of sounds and lights, for a total immersion. Immerse yourself in the heart of art, in this experience where all your senses will be awakened.
The privileged location of our
Hotel near the Carrières de Lumières
The hotel is an excellent starting point for exploring the region and its natural beauties. You can walk to many points of interest. So, go to the Carrières de Lumières or the village center of the Cité des Baux. From our hotel with a view of the Alpilles in Les Baux-de-Provence, we offer hiking routes to discover the green expanses of the region or you can simply stay at Mas d'Aigret: we have a set of services for your relaxation
One of the most beautiful villages in France The Village and the Castle
Le Mas d'Aigret is located in Baux-de-Provence, at the foot of the city and its castle. Take advantage of your visit to our hotel restaurant to discover this village which is classified as one of the "most beautiful in France".
In the heart of the Alpilles, on a rocky outcrop perched 245 meters above sea level, rises he Château des Baux-de-Provence , dominating the whole valley and thus offering magnificent panoramas.
Walk the typically Provençal alleys with its traditional shops and visit the different historic sites in the village:
- The remains of the dungeon and the guard towers
- The siege machines: ram, ballista, couillard, trebuchet and other catapults. These modern reconstructions will impress you with their size and their mechanism. Demonstrations take place during the summer.
- The chapels
- The Yves Brayer Museum
- The Santons Museum
Nature as a field of possibilities The Alpilles Regional Nature Park
Discover the Alpilles, a massif whose fauna, flora and rich heritage will amaze you. Sports enthusiasts and nature lovers can meet on the many marked trails in the massif. Perhaps you will have the chance to spot a Bonelli's Eagle in flight, an emblematic bird of the Alpilles.
Sustainable development at the heart of priorities The values of the Park
Our establishment obtained the Valeurs Parc brand in 2017. This brand reflects our commitments in favor of the sustainable and gentle development of our territory. We comply with demanding environmental, social and economic specifications and we are committed to a process of continuous improvement. We thus participate in the preservation of the Alpilles Regional Natural Park to allow you to discover the best of this territory! Choosing a product, accommodation or tourist service marked Valeurs Parc means favoring local professionals involved in the sustainable development of their territory. It is also the assurance of being welcomed by professionals who know the Alpilles Regional Natural Park well.
From Mas d'Aigret Outings in the great outdoors
Whether for half an hour, an afternoon or the whole day, discover the beauties of the region by taking a hike from Mas d'Aigret. To guarantee outings suitable for all levels, we offer guidebooks, circuit ideas and other documents at the reception of your charming hotel in Baux-de-Provence.
Typical Provencal markets Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, Maussane-les-Alpilles, Eygalières
For a stay that smells of Provence, spices and local customs, discover in the villages located near our establishment. You can discover typical Provencal markets where you can enjoy the sweetness of life in Provence between the stalls. Meet on Wednesday morning in Saint Remy de Provence, Thursday morning in Maussane-les-Alpilles and Friday in Eygalières.
Only 10 minutes away picturesque villages: Saint Rémy de Provence and Fontvieille
Treat yourself to a getaway to Saint Rémy de Provence, particularly appreciated by painters such as Van Gogh. Discover the Interpretation Center dedicated to the artist as well as the archaeological sites of Glanum and the Antiques (Mausoleum of Jules and Arc de Triomphe).
Arriving in Fontvieille, you will be charmed by the old houses of the village built in stone. Lose yourself in the alleys of this charming town in search of the Moulin de Daudet or the Château de Montauban, home of Daudet. Take the opportunity to explore the Barbegal aqueduct dating from the Roman period, but also going towards Arles, stop to visit the Abbey of Montmajour built in 948.
Cultural starting point The city of Arles
Visit Arles, located a 30-minute drive away, to visit its many vestiges from the Roman period (ancient theater, arenas, cryptoporticus, etc.), but also its many museums on Antiquity. photography is in the spotlight during the "photo meetings" each summer. Arles is a city of Art and History, listed as World Heritage by Unesco. By 2021, the Luma foundation will open its doors, it is a multicultural center in the center of a park of more than 40,000 hectares with Camargue inspirations.