Villa Gallici

Aix-en-Provence, France
Neighborhood: Aix en Provence

Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

    For 2018:
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily Full breakfast in for up to 2 in-room guests
  • Complimentary drink upon arrival with local delicacies
  • Complimentary daily afternoon invitation for tea in the living room of the hotel
  • Complimentary bottle of still and sparkling water at turndown service
  • In room VIP welcome treatment with some surprise from our chef
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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PROPERTY SIZE: 22 rooms
ROOM STYLE: Indigenous
VIBE: Sophisticated
Landmarks Local Immersion Wellness

Villa Gallici

Neighborhood: Aix en Provence
Address:
Avenue de Violette
Aix-en-Provence,
France
Nearest Airport:
Marseille Provence Airport (MRS)
13 mi / 20 km

Hotel Features

At the Hotel

Features

  • Pet Friendly
  • Restaurant


Recreation
  • Pool


In Your Room
  • Butler Service

About Us

Aix-en-Provence is an enchanting town founded by the Roman Empire in 122 BC. It is also called Little Florence with over one hundred fountains spread throughout the historical centre of town. The city, which inspired Cesanne in many of his paintings, is 30 minutes drive from Marseille Airport Marignane; 3 hours by train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Aix TGV railway station; 1 1/2 hours drive from Nice Cote d';Azur Airport; 1 hour drive from Cannes; and 2 hour drive from Monaco. This Italianate Villa from the XVIII century is perched on a hill just a short walk from the city center, and surrounded by an elegant Florentine garden. The hotel has 22 rooms and suites, each decorated to extravagant perfection in a "provincial boudoir fantasy" style.All rooms are equipped with air-conditioning, satellite TV, minibar, direct dialing, internet access and safe. Some rooms have private garden or terrace. The Restaurant offers local Provencal, French and Mediterranean cuisine with a vast choice of Bordeaux, Burgundy and Provencal wines. In summer, breakfast, lunch and dinner are served on the tree-lined terrace or the nearby pool; in winter, meals are served in intimate and elegant dining rooms with fireplaces. The Bar, with its cosy elegant atmosphere, offers an exquisite range of typically Provencal aperitif, Cognac, Armagnac and champagne. Facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, garden and car park. Our Lates News... The Park of Curiosities: All the beautiful areas of the Park of Villa Gallici all around the completely refurbished 18th Century Pavillon, the Villa Gallici Spa, the fitness area and the Wine Cellar,have been revised and recreated. The stunning view over Aix and the Saint Sauveur Cathedral from the many Terraces and gardens of Villa Gallici is impressive… and now, with the arrival of the Springtime, you can enjoy this view from the new rooftop Solarium: a magic intimate place where you’ll be surrounded by two lovely Stone baroque angles, olive trees and the jasmine flowers…an oasis of relaxation, the perfect place to have a drink while reading a book shrouded in Nature and peacefulness… C’est la dolce Vita! Even the beautiful gardens of the Villa Gallici Park have been redesigned in “à la Française” Style with the many secret paths… a walk enriched by box-trees, lawn, rose bushes and rambling roses and artistic frescoes… the artworks created by the most famous artists of the region and particularly the bronze sculptures originally from Saint Paul de Vence have turned this place into a park of magic curiosities… here you can admire Le Grand Vol by Marie-Paule Deville Chabrolle, Johnny by Bruno Catalno, Le Serein by Nicolas Lavarenne, an Orange Flower and an art-déco model both signed by “Tess”… a unique cultural escape… The New Villa Gallici Spa: The new Spa at Villa Gallici has been associated to the famous brand Guinot, worldwide recognized as an excellent brand delivering unique expertise in beauty treatments. A “doctor en Beauté”, who is a professional Beautician by GuinotClinique, will tailor both beauty and wellness experiences to guests’ individual needs. The brand-new Spa with a surface of 200 sqm, housed in a 18th Century Pavilion beautifully decorated with the original white stones of Pont de Gard, is located In the heart of the magnificent French Style Gardens of the Villa Gallici, on the border of the swimming pool. The Villa Gallici Wine Cellar: One of the most beautiful cellars in our region Unusual.. but the new Wine Cellar stick together with the Villa Gallici Spa. Housed in the beautiful and elegant18th Century Pavilion just in front of the swimming pool, in our Wine Cellar you can be delighted by wine tastings of excellent Regional, French and International Wines. The shape of the Wine Cellar corresponds to a decanter: you enter a long shaped room which is like a neck and you reach the main rounded room. A wooden ambience witha natural and playful atmosphere and delivers the impression of entering a wooden music instrument just like a mandolin. The music notes sculpted on the oak tree refers to the famous and celebrated opera festival of Aix-en-Provence. A selection of 150 different labels amongst the Bordeaux, Bourgognes, Italian and exceptional wines (like Petrus) enhances the already existing rich Wine List of La Villa Gallici with its 180 labels… this is making of Villa Gallici Wine Cellar the most prestigious Wine Cellar of the Region. During your stay at our Maison you can experience a tasting along with a selection of local and Italian products… Why don’t relax and enjoy a lovely glass of wine on the beautiful Terraces of Villa Gallici, on the border of our swimming pool or in one of the French Style Gardens? Mr Stéphane Gilbert, our Maitre d’Hotel,has a great passion for enology and he will be at your disposal for recommendingthe best combination of wines to your Menu or if you wish to take with you some bottles of wines… to remember about us… A program of evening events will be organized with local partners and winemakers.

Best of the Best

In the capital of Provence (a city boasting more than 100 fountains), Villa Gallici, Member of Relais & Châteaux, is an Italianate masterpiece in the midst of a Florentine garden. Cezanne lived and painted here, and the villa itself dates back to the 18th century. Today, 23 guestrooms and suites outfitted in vibrant colors and comfortable furnishings cater to discerning guests, as does a renowned restaurant serving Provençal, French and Mediterranean specialties — ask to dine on the terrace under platans for a romantic rendezvous. From here, it’s an hour's drive to Cannes and two hours to Monaco, so be sure to get out and explore.

Hotel Tip

The hotel welcomes you to the Provence experience with a local beverage and an in-room tray with Calissons d'Aix candy and red roses.

Location

Address
Avenue de Violette
Aix-en-Provence,
France
Neighborhood
Aix en Provence
Nearest Airport
Marseille Provence Airport (MRS), 13 Miles / 20 Kilometers

Guest Rooms & Suites

Standard

Standard

Upgrade: Superior

  • Non-Smoking

Superior

Superior

Upgrade: Deluxe

  • Non-Smoking

Deluxe

Deluxe

Upgrade: Junior Suite

  • Non-Smoking

Junior Suite

Junior Suite

Upgrade: Suite Terrace

  • Non-Smoking

Suite Terrace

Suite Terrace

Upgrade: n/a

  • Non-Smoking
Total 5 Records

Facts & Policies

Facts
Experiences
Landmarks, Local Immersion, Wellness
Vibe Sophisticated
Room Style Indigenous
Number of Rooms 22
Check-In Time 3:00 PM
Check-Out Time 11:00 AM
Early Arrivals & Late Departures
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Guaranteed Reservations & Deposits
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Cancellation Policy
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Accepted Forms of Payment
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Terms & Conditions

Seasonal Closure Dates for 2017: Closed Christmas Week & all Jan.

Seasonal Closure Dates for 2018: Hotel close all the month of January for works and renovation in the rooms, and one week at Christmas time.



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Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

    For 2018:
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily Full breakfast in for up to 2 in-room guests
  • Complimentary drink upon arrival with local delicacies
  • Complimentary daily afternoon invitation for tea in the living room of the hotel
  • Complimentary bottle of still and sparkling water at turndown service
  • In room VIP welcome treatment with some surprise from our chef
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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Beautiful hotel.

By: Bill


Reviewed on: 29 Oct 2017

Terrific. A Beautiful hotel and very accommodating concierge. A real gem, and hopefully we will return.
Travel Advisor:  Krista Wissinger