Beaumes-de-Venise

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

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TownBeaumes-de-Venise
Insee code84012
Postcode84190
Latitude44.1221610
Longitude5.0290840
AltitudeFrom 44 to 442 meters
Surface18.89 km²
Population2397 inhabitants
Density126 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelsAubignan at 2.9 km (6 min)
Chief townAvignon (at 32 km, 36 min)Lafare at 3.8 km (7 min)
DepartmentVaucluseVacqueyras at 5.2 km (8 min)
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TOWN PRESENTATION

At the foot of Laces of Montmirail, well sheltered from the mistral, crossed by the river La Salette Beaumes-de-Venise, capital of Canton, Green resort vacation, Site Remarkable Taste destination Vineyards and Discoveries, is a charming village of Vaison in Vaucluse, busy in summer and in winter appreciated for its mild climate.

Gastronomic specialties: wines: Muscat des Papes Red Vintage, Côtes du Rhône, Côtes du Ventoux, olive oil, grapes, melons, apricots.


SIGHTSEEING

  • Great parish church erected in college in 1507. Inside, presentation of a sound system and path crosses a chasuble given by Anne of Austria, mother of Louis XIV.
  • Three chapels: St Anne, St Roch and St Sebastian.
  • Remains of a medieval castle and ramparts that made Beaumes-de-Venise one of the most powerful bastions of the fortified Venaissin County Middle Ages.
  • Fountain of the 17th century masks (listed building).
  • Many caves (Ointments), excavated in the village and the hill, gave their name to the city: Beaumes de Venise (Comtat Venaissin) later became Beaumes-de-Venise. 1 km to the west, Our Lady of Aubune whose bell tower, historical monument, a jewel of Romanesque art from the 12th century, inspired the Doms Cathedral, adjacent to the Palais des Papes in Avignon. Located just above the chapel, the Devil's Stone, surrounded by a curious legend. On the hill to the north, the prehistoric caves Ambrosi, early Christian necropolis, ruins of the chapel of St Hilaire 6th century and the old castle Castellas. A 1 km east rock and cave with prehistoric Rocalinaud Eyguières.
  • Activities
  • Numerous hiking around Beaume-de-Venise and the magnificent site of Laces of Montmirail.
  • Climbing.
  • Tennis Court.
  • Bowls.
  • Sports Grounds.
  • Swimming pool.
  • Guided tours in season.
  • Exhibitions and concerts.
  • Visits in the mill.
  • Municipal Library, the TRAC (Regional Theatre Cultural Animation).
  • Cultural Center home and encounter (350 seats).
Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Beaumes-de-Venise
MonumentsChapel Notre-Dame d'Aubune
Performance hallsFestival Hall of Beaumes-de-Venise

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • Weekly Provencal market : Tuesday morning.
  • Flower Fair : 1st Sunday of April.
  • Frequently Asked antiques and flea markets : from May to September.
  • Cycling Race : The Ventoux Beaumes-de-Venise : early June.
  • Night Markets craft : in July -August.
  • Votive festival of St Nazaire : the last weekend in July.
  • Vigil calendale : mid-December.
  • Frequently Asked Beaumes de Venise wine - Vacqueyras : the first weekend in December.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • Visits and discoveries of small Provencal villages neighboring Beaumes-de-Venise: Lafare, Suzette, La Roque-Alric, Saint-Hippolyte-le-Graveyron.
  • The Giant of Provence (Mont Ventoux).
  • Sports and Recreation:
  • Climbing.
  • Games air.
Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Cycle, mountain bike, tandem and electric bike hireNature and the outdoors22 €Velleron (18.2 km)

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PHOTOS

Romanesque Chapel of Our Lady of the 12th century AubuneRomanesque Chapel of Our Lady of the 12th century Aubune
 
Cave des Vignerons de Beaumes-de-VeniseCave des Vignerons de Beaumes-de-Venise
Church SquareChurch Square
 
Visits SceneVisits Scene
Beaumes-de-Venise and steepleBeaumes-de-Venise and steeple
  

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WEATHER

Sunday 21 December
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Min. -2°C - Max. 11°C
Monday 22 December
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Min. -5°C - Max. 11°C
Tuesday 23 December
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Min. -1°C - Max. 9°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantAuberge Saint Roch   NEW
Beaumes-de-Venise
dropoff window IN THE HEART OF PROVENCE - Auberge Saint- Roch - Restaurant cottages - invites you to discover traditional cuisine, prepared with fresh, local ingredients, the seasons....
Located in Beaumes-de-Venise41 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLe Dolium  
9
Beaumes-de-Venise
NUGGET PROVENÇALE - Located on the famous wine route, Le Dolium showcases the products of the region. Room simple, bright and contemporary and sheltered terrace, the atmosphere is definitely...
Located in Beaumes-de-Venise 
French cuisine restaurantLes Dentelles
Vacqueyras
Welcome to Vacqueyras, Vaucluse in Provence village, famous for its delicious wine Cotes du Rhone and pre-alpine massif 'Lace' de Montmirail. On the wine route, stop at Les Dentelles...
Located 4 km from Beaumes-de-Venise21 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Villa with 5 bedroomsLe Grand Jardin    
8.8
Lafare
In the heart of the Provence, 30 km northeaster of Avignon, in the rolling landscape of the Lafare vineyards, among the limestone cliffs of the Dentelles Montmerail and at the foot...
Located 3.2 km from Beaumes-de-VeniseFrom 98 € to 110 € the double room 
Mas with 5 bedroomsLe Mas de Carabelle    
9.7
La Roque-Alric
Located in the village of La Roque Alric in the heart of Laces of Montmirail, the Mas de Carabelle has 5 spacious and comfortable rooms, all air-conditioned with bathroom and separate...
Located 3.7 km from Beaumes-de-VeniseFrom 80 € to 120 € the double room 
Farm with 3 bedroomsFerme le Dégoutaud    
9.2
Suzette
The farm located at 350 m of altitude is a masonry of 16th, surrounded by orchards, vines and of wood. It is in a farmhouse provencal out of stones that you will be able to enjoy calms...
Located 7.3 km from Beaumes-de-VeniseFrom 70 € to 75 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Ground floor for 3 personsGite en Provence sur la route des Vins   NEW
Beaumes-de-Venise
Detached cottage in the heart of the vineyards of the Dentelles between Vacqueyras and Beaumes de Venise, in the countryside but not isolated. For 3 people, you will be at the ground...
Located in Beaumes-de-VeniseFrom 350 € to 500 € per week 
Apartment for 6 personsGite dans les Dentelles de Montmirail   NEW
Beaumes-de-Venise
Large cottage in the west of an old vineyard farmhouse between Vacqueyras and Beaumes de Venise. Located on the first floor, adjacent to another house, but completely independent of...
Located in Beaumes-de-VeniseFrom 400 € to 650 € per week 
Apartment for 4 personsGÏte Campagne Frigoulet  
9.1
Caromb
Nicole welcomes you to his cottage for 4 people in Provencal countryside among olive trees and cicadas (animals are not allowed). At the foot of Mount Ventoux and lace Montmirail it...
Located 4.2 km from Beaumes-de-VeniseFrom 350 € to 450 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
49 places over 1,8 haCamping des Favards    
9.6
Violès
Located in the heart of a vineyard. Two siting 100 m ² and 200 m ². Great bbq area available for free.
Located 8.7 km from Beaumes-de-VeniseFrom 13.35 € to 17.75 € per day 
80 places over 2 haCamping Le Pastory    
8.9
Bédoin
Herman and his team welcome you in Provence, surrounded by lavender fields and vineyards of Mont Ventoux, the Luberon. The campsite offers a superb view of the 'Mont Ventoux', 10 'from...
Located 11.1 km from Beaumes-de-Venise 
91 places over 2,5 haL'Art de Vivre    
8.7
Châteauneuf-du-Pape
Situated near to the banks of the River Rhone, high in the Vaucluse, neighbouring the Drome, the Gard. And the Ardeche, camping “L'Art de Vivre” have over 90 shaded enclosures on o...
Located 17.4 km from Beaumes-de-VeniseFrom 16.50 € to 21.50 € per day 

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HOTELS

Résidence mmv Les Demeures Du Ventoux - Hotel in Beaumes-de-VeniseRésidence mmv Les Demeures Du Ventoux     
7.8
Aubignan
Résidence mmv Les Demeures Du Ventoux is set in the heart of Provence, close to the picturesque Lubéron region. Offering views of the Ventoux Mountain and the Dentelles geological sculptures,...
Located 2.7 km from Beaumes-de-VeniseRoom from 28 €
Hôtel Le Pradet - Hotel in Beaumes-de-VeniseHôtel Le Pradet     
7.9
Vacqueyras
Located near a small picturesque village with vineyards and hills, the hotel offers genuinely charming accommodation. The recent establishment welcomes guests with its bright and spacious...
Located 4 km from Beaumes-de-Venise
Les Geraniums - Hotel in Beaumes-de-VeniseLes Geraniums     
6.3
Le Barroux
Surrounded by vineyards and olive groves, Les Geraniums is set in a charming stone building in the medieval village of Le Barroux. It features a traditional restaurant with a panoramic...
Located 5.8 km from Beaumes-de-VeniseRoom from 58 €

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Bristol
Situated inside the ramparts on the most beautiful street in the city, the Bristol Hotel has welcomed guests to the heart of Avignon for nearly 85 years....
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