The excellent location of the Hotel Les Cigales, in the countryside near the town of Allauch and just a short distance from the vibrant city of Marseilles, makes it an ideal starting point for guests who want to enjoy a pleasant vacation or business travelers in Provence.
For guests at the hotel, historic sites such as Aix-en-Provence, Avignon, Cassis and the Mediterranean islands are easily reachable, as well as the numerous business activities that make Marseilles one of the most important technology and business centers in all of France.
Golf clubs, tennis clubs and horse riding facilities are located in the immediate surroundings. For shopping, the La Valentine shopping center and downtown Marseilles are just a short distance away.
If you like open-air living, the surrounding hills of Allauch and the Calanques, the hills of Garlaban, the village of Treille and the Domaine of Pichauris all offer splendid trekking and mountain bike trails, immersed in lush Mediterranean greenery.
Marseilles | is France's most ancient city, founded in the 7th century BC. Historically a crossroads of peoples and races, Marseilles has not lost its character as a seaport, a place teeming with life, with no lack of leisure and entertainment opportunities. Don't miss the MUCEM, the museum of civilizations of Europe and the Mediterranean, as well as the Basilica of Notre-Dame-de-la-Garde, the Jardin des Vestiges, and the picturesque Panier district.
Aix-en-Provence | A historical and cultural center of great importance, Aix-en-Provence is characterized by palaces and 18th century residences, intimate squares, fountains and marvelous landscapes. Romantic, elegant and enveloped in a relaxing atmosphere, Aix-en-Provence is one of the many places not to be missed during your stay at the Hotel Les Cigales.
Les Calanques | White rocks immersed in the clear blue sea, enchanting colors and uncontaminated nature! These are the Calanques, a hikers' paradise with splendid trails winding their way through the woods in the range of the massif, to reach strikingly beautiful isolated inlets and bays, perfect for a swim or laying down the anchor of your boat.
Cassis | Nestled among the Calanques and the cliff of Cap Canaille, Cassis is a charming locality that well deserves a visit. Narrow alleys and squares are animated by a variety of bars and restaurants, while the ancient docks provide an attractive walkway alongside traditional multi-colored houses. Numerous tours of the Calanques depart from the port.