Languedoc-Roussillon + the Pyrenees

Hotels in Languedoc-Roussillon + the Pyrenees

In the heart of Pézenas, steps from the town’s lively markets.

Despite being in downtown Nîmes, jardins secrets feels like a romantic rural refuge, with 14 guest rooms and a small swimming pool shaded by orange and olive trees hidden behind a pink façade.

A 12th-century château with 30 dreamy rooms, some with balconies over the gardens, others looking out over the Millau Viaduct.

Professionals, grandmothers, and farmers in clay-caked boots crowding together under the slate-gray beams.

Former bishop's residence tucked into the ramparts of a medieval citadel, with unparalleled access to the Old City, a UNESCO World Heritage site.

A five-room inn with Modern art and an enormous collection of books, housed in a 17th-century convent.

Reserve months in advance.

The renovated château has a swimming pool and serves a delightful dinner.

Cédric Béchade, 32, onetime protégé of Alain Ducasse and chef commis at the Hôtel de Crillon, is now proprietor of this nine-room inn and restaurant.

When food editor Orlando Murrin and his partner, Peter Steggall, first visited the Tarn, outside Toulouse, they fell in love with the landscape and immediately relocated to the south of France.

Crisp, clean rooms, with views of the medieval town.

The restaurant offers a superb lunch. The hotel only has seven rooms, all of them lovely and freshly renovated, and each with a view of the river.

The 18th-century maison de village, just a few miles from the
romantic market town of Uzès, has wide-open views of the surrounding
garigue and Mont Ventoux and a walled swimming pool fringed with olive