Le Poët-Laval

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

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TownLe Poët-Laval
Insee code26243
Postcode26160
Latitude44.5366150
Longitude5.0145320
AltitudeFrom 255 to 973 meters
Surface31.22 km²
Population976 inhabitants
Density31 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelDieulefit at 6.1 km (11 min)
Chief townValence (at 64 km, 59 min)Souspierre at 6.4 km (9 min)
DepartmentDrômeEyzahut at 7.6 km (17 min)
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TOWN PRESENTATION

Between the Vercors and the Baronnies between broom groves and lavender fields, is nestled in the hillside, Le Poët-Laval.

Hilltop village of the 12th century, classified most beautiful villages in France, it is the headquarters of the Hospitaller Order of Saint John of Jerusalem.

Below, along Jabron, the village lies more recent (late eighteenth), commonly known as "Hamlet Gougne".


SIGHTSEEING

  • To visit:
  • The old village, ranked among the most beautiful villages in France.
  • The castle of the Hospitallers.
  • The Dauphinois Museum of Protestantism.
  • The Centre for Art and Animation Raymond du Puy.
  • Discover:
  • Walks on the ledges: The hole of Furet, The Plains.
  • The trail of the Huguenots, the starting point of international backpacking trail following the historic route of exile of the Huguenots Dauphiné to Switzerland and Germany after the revocation of the Edict of Nantes.
Detailed information
MonumentsCastle of the Hospitaliers

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • The village festival, the last weekend of July.
  • Summer Concerts.
  • Music Festival.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • To visit:
  • Dieulefit and pottery.
  • Chateauneuf de Mazenc.
  • Comps and chapel.
Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Chocolate museum and workshopCraftFrom 0 € to 3 €Crest (21 km)
Maiden flight in a microlightSports sensationsFrom 35 € to 145 €Montélimar (23 km)

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PHOTOS

View of the castle courtyardView of the castle courtyard
 
Chapel of St John CommandersChapel of St John Commanders
Enter the village through the small gateEnter the village through the small gate
 
Museum Dauphinois ProtestantismMuseum Dauphinois Protestantism
Mountain view from the amphitheaterMountain view from the amphitheater
  

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WEATHER

Saturday 29 November
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Min. 3°C - Max. 11°C
Sunday 30 November
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Monday 1 December
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RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLes Hospitaliers  
9.8
Le Poët-Laval
Les Hospitaliers restaurant stands on the heights of the charming village of Poet-Laval, in the Drôme Provençale. In this exceptional setting, you can enjoy gourmet cuisine that changes...
Located in Le Poët-Laval49 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLe Bal des Arts  
9.2
  SPECIAL OFFER
Pont-de-Barret
LITTLE PEARL - Au Bal des Arts, it floats a bohemian look... In this nestled in the countryside atypical and colorful decoration restaurant, you can dine by the fireplace or in the...
Located 5 km from Le Poët-Laval26 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantChâteau Les Oliviers de Salettes  
9
Charols
WELCOME TO PARADISE! - In the heart of the Drôme Provençale on a site of exceptional beauty, the Hotel and Restaurant Château Les Oliviers de Salettes of these unique places full of...
Located 7.9 km from Le Poët-Laval42 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Apartment with 5 bedroomsLe Mas des Alibeaux    
9.7
Le Poët-Laval
Step charm and character where the sense of hospitality is innate. Discover into the valley of the Mas Alibeaux farmhouse and relay station, Le Mas des Alibeaux offers 5 guest rooms...
Located in Le Poët-Laval85 € the double room 
Farm with 5 bedroomsLa piverdiere    
9.9
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La Bégude-de-Mazenc
Service of quality for this large house located at 1 km of the village of Bégude de Mazenc, close Grignan and Dieulefit. Capacity of 10 people within framework of greenery vis-a-vis...
Located 7.1 km from Le Poët-Laval70 € the double room 
House with 5 bedroomsLa Tulipe Sauvage    
10
Bourdeaux
La Tulipe Sauvage is in the heart of the village of Bourdeaux between Vercors and Provence, the GR9 and the Trail of the Huguenots. You enter a character house, enjoy the cool old buildings...
Located 10.9 km from Le Poët-LavalFrom 65 € to 70 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 2 personsLa Fromentière ***  
9.3
Dieulefit
The La Fromentière *** on a fenced and planted with trees 7000 m ² offers an independent and comfortable for three people: BIO-UV pool, numerous recreational areas in the shade of fruit,...
Located 4.5 km from Le Poët-LavalFrom 455 € to 595 € per week 
House for 2 personsLa mazenguette
La Bégude-de-Mazenc
Medieval village perched detached house view, charm and simplicity. Outdoor parking. Weekly rental for two people. May 1 to September 30.
Located 6.3 km from Le Poët-Laval365 € per week 
Farm for 10 personsLe mas au pigeonnier  
9.2
La Bégude-de-Mazenc
The cottage is situated in the Drôme Provençale in a farm of 20 acres of fields, meadows, woods, on a hill placed in a dominant position, 5 minutes walk from the village, park and public...
Located 6.9 km from Le Poët-LavalFrom 560 € to 820 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
80 places over 2 haDomaine des grands prés    
8.4
Dieulefit
Drôme Provençale in the heart of Dieulefit our area welcomes you for a peaceful holiday in a relaxed bohemian and unusual accommodation in innovative and eco-friendly.
Located 4.1 km from Le Poët-LavalFrom 12.80 € to 19.30 € per day 
165 places over 19 haHuttopia Dieulefit    
8
Dieulefit
Huttopia Dieulefit welcomes you to its stunning 17 hectare site, nestled in the green mountainside in the heart of Drôme Provençale... Camp on shady pitches or in the heart of the forest...
Located 4.2 km from Le Poët-Laval 
90 places over 2 haLe Garrigon    
8.9
Grillon
Camping Le Garrigon is located in the municipality of Cricket, a typically Provencal village between Vaucluse and Drôme Provençale. Enjoy famous sights such as Grignan Nyons or Vaison...
Located 18.1 km from Le Poët-LavalFrom 15 € to 29 € per day 

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HOTELS

Les Hospitaliers - Hotel in Le Poët-LavalLes Hospitaliers     
8.1
Le Poët-Laval
Set in the hills of Provence, this hotel is located at the foot of the Malte Command Post. It offers a mosaic-lined outdoor pool with panoramic views over the village. The Hotel Les...
Located in Le Poët-Laval
Auberge de l'Escargot d'Or - Hotel in Le Poët-LavalAuberge de l'Escargot d'Or     
7.5
Dieulefit
Set in the heart of the Drome region, this hotel is 28 km east of Montélimar. You can admire the panoramic views of the hills from the terrace or relax by the outdoor swimming pool....
Located 5.6 km from Le Poët-LavalRoom from 48 €
Le Jabron - Hotel in Le Poët-LavalLe Jabron     
8.3
La Bégude-de-Mazenc
Surrounded by lavender fields and hills of the Drôme, Le Jabron has a shady terrace. Guests are invited to enjoy Provencal cuisine and fine wines at the restaurant. A light breakfast...
Located 6.4 km from Le Poët-LavalRoom from 58 €

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Atrium Hôtel Valence Ville
Near the Exhibition Centre, in the heart of Valence, the Atrium offers free parking, a privileged location within walking distance of everything the centre...
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