Welcome to Hotel *** Galilée !
In the heart of Provence, within the Luberon national park and near Forcalquier, Saint-michel l’observatoire stares at the stars after night has fallen. It is up to you coming here for a taste of the warm summer twilights. You will ba amazed at the splendor of our universe while dreaming under the falling stars.
Hotel *** Galilée will be the perrfect place for your stay. 11 rooms can house up to 22 people including handicapped ones. Private terraces over the astronomy center and montagne de Lure, breakfast room, private parking, secure motos & bikes shed, TV and internet connexion in every room – the hotel will provide a quiet yet cosy stay.
The hotel is suited for groups of riders and sportsmen who will use the secure shed for motos, bikes and hicking material.
Saint-Michel l’observatoire is 6 miles from Forcalquier. The city of Queens (its nickname) is famous for its artists, shows & exhibitions, it Taste & Scents College and its well know monday morning market – probably the biggest around.
A few miles farther, you will discover Rustrel (also known as the provencal Colorado besause of its colored sand hills) or enjoy the Verdon canyon and its beautiful lakes. Mont Ventoux and Montagne de Lure will be a mandatoryjourney for bikers and riders.
For architecture and history lovers, the hotel will be the central hub for a journey throughout the typical Luberon villages, from Sisteron to Gordes.
Last but not least, do not miss the visit of the astronomy center as well as the “été astro” events in july and august. You can contact us for further information.