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Gordes, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The view of the old town of Gordes and the Luberon Valley from the "Town View Point" is very spectacular. However the village is very touristic and not much different from all the other villages in the Luberon. So once you have enjoyed the scenic...More

Thank meckleyearth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful, the best looking village in France, such a strong identity, carefully with the parking bin weekend, could be very busy

Thank Valentin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We first saw Gordes after we left the lovely Aroma Des Plantes Lavender distillery tour on our way to the Abbeye de Senanque. The best view of Gordes is from Route de Cavaillon heading North with Gordes to your right (East). The town is lovely...More

1  Thank sge31
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The main attraction of the villageis it location, clamping on to the rocks of its surroundings it's a magnificent sight. Once in the village (parking €3!) it's a bit disappointing due to the many tourists (like yourself ;-) and the many souvenir shops and mediocre...More

Thank JohanVanDyck
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is another of those lovely hilltop villages found around the south of France. We had a fantastic view of it the way we approached. Great photo op. The village is easy to get around although it is quite steep in places. And it has...More

Thank gfsc5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the most beautiful medieval village in France. It is perched on a rocky hilltop and has spectacular views. The narrow cobblestone streets have fascinating old houses, a beautiful church, a castle and many other interesting sights. Lots of quaint shops with...More

1  Thank Marguerite H
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We based ourselves in Aix en Provence, rented a car and drove around the area. We arrived in Gordes at 4 pm. We pulled into the parking lot and there was an attendant there taking 4 euros for parking. Walked around for an hour. It...More

1  Thank PandaHouston
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Spent some very nice time in Gordes meeting friends. The village has been restored and looks from another century. Narrow cobblestone streets and lots of shops, mostly destined for tourists displaying both art (paintings, sculptures, but also hand made jewelry). As the village is perched...More

Thank AndaLibra
Reviewed 25 June 2018

this is an amazing village , over looking the valley bellow , small stone alley with beautiful shops , bars , restaurant . medieval city /. takes you back in time , lovely walk

Thank Taffoolie
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

I walked downhill to the village from my hotel which had a path that led all the way down to the main parking area. A driver from the hotel returned a couple of hours later to take me back. The village is quite small and...More

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Response from Marco L | Reviewed this property |
It's way prettier from far way than actually on it... Absurdly small, with expensive (and bad) restaurants, and nothing to see it, looks like a movie set. I love small villages, but I wouldn't stay on this particular one... More
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Response from twiggsLondon | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you are allowed to enter Gordes by car, but you cannot park in the center, which is not big...drive up into the village, there's a roundabout, turn left out of the center, and there's a car park further up on the street... More