Maison de Martin - Bed and Breakfast  
Pont Du Gard    South of France 
vers village    pont close        castillon    

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Near the edge of a Provence in Southern France, there is a village that sits on a hill, surrounded by vineyards and fruit trees. The small stone village of Vers-Pont-du-Gard (pop. 2100) has quarries that were the source of the stone for the famous Roman bridge-- the Pont Du Gard (built 2000 years ago) which is a 40 minute walk away. 

Stay in Maison de Martin for  36 per night per person, includes continental breakfast, private room, sheets and towels (tourist tax of ,60 per night additional). Kids stay for half price in our family room, babies free. A private room for a single person is €45/night. The upper floor has two bedrooms and one bathroom, and the lower floor has two bedrooms, dining room, and bathroom. The lower floor is reached by stone stairs up from the courtyard.

Ask abou guided hikes with Martin (please provide tip) to the Pont du Gard, a tour of the village, the amazing stone quarries, or down to the Gordon river. There are three caves in the village for wine tasting. Bikes are available for 6 to ride to the river to swim or canoe, visit the nearby villages-- including the medieval village of Castillon, made of stone perched on a hill.  You could ride all the way to Uzes (50 minutes) to visit the best open air market in the world-- Wednesday and Saturday mornings.  Laundry service is available for €7.

Arles (where Van Gogh did his most famous work) is a 45 minute drive away. See the summer sunflowers in bloom on the way. Did you know the Pope resided in Avignon for 70 years? Visit the luxurious Palace of the Popes. Gordes-- the suspended village overlooking Provence-- is nearby. You could go to Chateauneuf de Pape, the winery of the Popes, to find world-class wine. How about visiting the Roman stadium in Nimes? 30 minutes by car.

Martin and Monique are nearby to connect you to the pleasures of Provence!   ***EMAIL*** to reserve direct. Ask for longer stay prices.

The village of VERS is northwest of Avignon
Bus service is available from Avignon or Nimes

                        courtyard                    map of vers        walking path        uzes castle                



grande chambre   kit   

  Grande chambre                                                                                                       Cuisine                                                     Ask for a ride in Tintin to Uzes market!  €40

lundi    patio       

 Lundi the chat                                                            Guests  enjoy  a  drink  in  the  courtyard.                                                       

yoga man          alaskans bike    vineyard          aqueduct path            

cemetary     fountain of youth                                

The village graveyard                                             Drink from the fountaine de jeunesse
castillon    nimes    

Hike or bike to nearby village of Castillon,  or visit the amazing market in Uzes, or historic Nimes and Avignon

  avignon  uzes castle  market
     The Palace of the Popes                                         The Castle in Uzes                                                        The market in Uzes - Sat and Wed mornings

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