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Van Gogh Arles cafe painting The area of Provence surrounding Mas La Monaque is richly endowed in beautiful villages such as Les Baux de Provence and Saint Remy de Provence, historic regional towns such as Arles and Avignon, a wide variety of local attractions including several golf courses, and outdoor Provencal street markets world-renowned for their atmosphere, their colours, their food, and their bargains. Far left is the cafe at Arles, featured in Van Gogh's well-known painting 'The Cafe Terrace at Night' (shown here) painted in 1888.

Local attractions and facilities


There are two excellent golf courses within 5 minutes drive of Mas la Monaque.

Servanes Golf Club
Domaine de Servanes
13890 Mouries
Tel: 90 47 59 95

The Servanes Golf Club is one of Provence's finest courses in a magnificent setting at the foot of the Alpilles range. This 18 hole par 72 championship course has a splendid 18th century clubhouse and is only 5 minutes from Mas la Monaque.

Golf des Baux de Provence
Domaine de Manville
13520 Les Baux de Provence
Tel: 90 54 40 20

Located at the foot of the medieval village of Les Baux de Provence, this 9 hole par 36 course has panoramic views in a stunning location. Situated between Les Baux de Provence and Maussane les Alpilles, it is only 5 minutes from Mas la Monaque.

There are over 30 Golf Courses of varying standards in Provence.


Nimes Garons Airport - 30 minutes drive from Mas La Monaque.

Marseille Provence Airport - 40 minutes drive from Mas La Monaque. Marseille Provence is a major international airport with many scheduled flights throught Europe and Africa.


Avignon TGV Station is 30 minutes drive from Mas La Monaque. Paris-Avignon is 2 hours 35 minutes travelling time on the TGV.

See also surrounding area and Provencal street markets.

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Mas La Monaque, 13520 Maussane les Alpilles, FRANCE

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