Artishow Maison d'Hôtes, Provence-French Riviera
|9, Rue Denfert Rochereau, 84800, L'Isle sur la Sorgue, Vaucluse, Provence-French Riviera, FRANCE.|
Description: Artishow Maison d'HôtesArtishow is a beautifully restored period mansion, located in the centre of the historic town of l'Isle sur la Sorgue in the Luberon region of Provence. This boutique property is only a few steps away from the church of Notre Dames des Anges. Originally built between the 12th and 15th centuries, the mansion was an in for almost 400 years. Totally restored and refurbished in 2010, it now offers spectacular bed and breakfast accommodation in a unique setting of collector's furniture and works of art.
L'Isle sur la Sorgue is one of the most important sites in the world for antiques, with 250 antique shops exhibiting their items all year round. Artishow reflects this in its design and décor, with exclusive antiques and works of art distributed throughout this spectacular building's rooms and public areas. Guests are given a wonderful view of the town from the rooftop terrace with Jacuzzi, and can enjoy quiet moments in the lush courtyard or swim in the exclusive wave pool. For guests wishing to enjoy outdoor activities, Artishow is perfectly located for exploring this beautiful region. There is an 18-hole golf course at Saumane, and canoeing trips can be organized on the river Sorgue from Fontaine de Vaucluse. Cycling tours are organised from the town, and the very brave can tackle the ascent of Mont Ventoux, 30 kilometres away.
Artishow's five suites are all individually decorated and furnished with fine works of art and designer furniture. They all have under-floor cooling and heating, luxurious king-size beds and feature modern amenities that include flat-screen TVs, Wi-Fi internet connection and mini-bars.
Type of rooms: Artishow Maison d'HôtesMondrian:
There is no artwork by this well known artist but colours and design reminiscent of his style are everywhere, one is assuredly entering in a geometric and abstract universe.
The decor is a perfect match for the curtains by "Piero Fornasetti" , the chairs by "Hans Wegner", and the Mondrian red chair by "Gerrit T. Rietveld". A chest by Paul Evans, two bedside lamps by "Arne Jacobsen", the chair by "Eames", and a large lit poster of the Brooklyn Bridge complete the scene.
There is a large bathroom consisting of a stone bathtub, two stone washbasins, and a huge shower.
The Room has a balcony.
Equipment: 200x200 bed, percale bed sheets and a 190x90 divan which can accommodate a third person.
Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV, a safe, a mini bar and a kettle are also included.
Under-floor heating and cooling system.
This is a non smoking room.
When entering the "Cezanne" bedroom, of 55 sq m on the first floor, guests will immediately be impressed by the painting by "Tony Ramos" showing the Mont Sainte Victoire (a favourite theme for the famous artist from Aix-en-Provence. The furniture includes some magnificent curtains that were once the property of the ballroom of the New York Plaza hotel. The room also includes a chest of drawers by "Pierre Cardin", an occasional table by "Chadoff" , and two large wing chairs. Behind the large headboard, guests will find the bathroom which consists of 2 Italian washbasins and a vast shower. The door is decorated by "Aria Tudanger". Equipment: 200x200 beds, percale bed sheets. Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV, safe, fridge and a kettle are also included. Under floor heating and cooling system. This is a non-smoking room.
The name Vasarely is intimately linked to Provence. For many years the castle of Gordes was a museum entirely dedicated to him. To rediscover the touch of this artist, a master of kinetic art, a whole wall has been created in "Trompe l'oeil", and the cupboards and the bathroom door are decorated with spherical balls. There are lithographs by the artist on the walls. Furniture from the 60's fully harmonises with the spirit of the room. The floor is white, the cupboards are Klein blue.
The bedside lamps are by "Arne Jacobsen", rocking chairs are by "Eames".
A divan can accommodate a third person.
The bathroom also corresponds perfectly to the style of the room. It consists of a large bathtub, two washbasins, and a shower with jets.
The room has a balcony.
Equipment: 200x200 bed, percale bed sheets.
Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV, safe, mini bar and kettle are also included. Air conditioning .
This is a non-smoking room.
The "Prevel" apartment on the second floor, of approximately 90 sq m, consists of a two room suite, a full west orientated balcony, and two air conditioners.
In the bedroom there is a 200x200 bed, a Chinese carpet, a Korean chest, chairs by "Bertoia", and a large modern wardrobe.
In the living room, aside from a lounge, there is a bed of 140x190 for one or two persons, and a beautiful Chinese wardrobe.
Paintings by "Yvon Prevel."
Large bathroom equipped with a bathtub and a shower, and double washbasins.
Equipment: 200x200 and 140x190 beds, percale bed sheets.
Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV, safe, fridge and a kettle are also included. Air conditioning
This is a non-smoking room.
Named after a Provencal painter who lives in Pernes les Fontaines, this is a large suite which includes a living room with a large bookcase, an occasional table by "Chadoff", armchairs by "Hans Wegner" and "Le Corbusier", and some artwork by "Max B" on the walls. A 190x90 cm divan can accommodate a third person or a child.
The bedroom consists of a 200x200 four-poster bed, an Italian wardrobe, an occasional table by "Chadoff" , and table lamps by "Arne Jacobsen".
The bathroom includes a large bathtub, two washbasins, a large shower and separate WCs.
Equipment: 200x200 bed, percale bed sheets, 190x90 bed.
Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV, mini-bar and kettle are also included.
Under floor heating and cooling systems.
This is a non-smoking suite.
Number of rooms: 5
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2010.
Period of closure: Open all year.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Carte Bleue.
GPS Coordinates: 43° 55' 14.42'' N 5° 3' 4.51'' E
Nearest airport: Avignon-Provence Airport - 12.1 km.