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Reviewed 22 June 2012

I have stayed three times in L'Oustaloun. The rooms are very charming, and the beds are very comfortable. If you get a room with a view on the Place, you can watch the scenery from above. I just spent four days in room 5. A very large room, and a modern bathroom and a view of the Place. The food...

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Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 26 May 2012

This hotel is a bit funky, but a pleasant quaint atmosphere makes up for the several flights of steps. The owner was kind enough to carry my bag up to my room. I stayed in Room #8 which is what they call a quadruple room. It had two full beds and a large nice newly renovated bathroom. It was comfortable...

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1Thank juliegreenusa
Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 22 May 2012

The hotel is quaint and very charming, and the restaurant is fabulous. We had the best meal we've had in France yet, after being in southern France for 4 months. It is obvious that the locals enjoy this restaurant also. The service was great, and the food was interestingly prepared. We will go back.

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1Thank Candy1355
Reviewed 2 October 2011

We Reserved 4 days quite a while ago. Pictures do not honestly portray this place and we were troubled by mold or something that created severe respiratory distress and wanted to cancel the remaining 3 days. Only after a really ugly confrontation did the owner let us cancel the 3 remaining days. We would not be leaving this negative review...

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9Thank Daveofstaunton
Divonne-les-Bains, France
Reviewed 25 April 2011

We chose l'Oustaloun as we had enjoyed a wonderful meal there many years ago, and because of its central location in Maussane, our favourite Provençal town. However when shown up almost three flights of stairs (this being quite an old building there is obviously no lift) we had mixed feelings about our room. Agreed, it could be called "quaint" if...

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2Thank Crozati
Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 13 November 2010

My husband and I had the distinct pleasure of staying at l’Hotel l'Oustaloun during the week of 10/2 to 10/9. When we arrived, we received a warm welcome by the hotel/restaurant owners who showed us to our very charming room. It was carefully decorated with each piece, adding to the overall quaintness and character of the room. From our window,...

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1Thank BBaskerville
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2010

The Alpilles in general are a lovely area to investigate in Provence. Rugged mountain miniatures, great for walking/climbing. A village on the southern edge is Maussane and on the village square is L'Oustaloun, an immaculate place typical of the sort of hotel we have loved to discover over the years. The rooms overlook the square, which is often bustling with...

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1Thank altohorn
NY/Westport/Provence
Reviewed 29 September 2010

'I stay in this region as a semi-resident so I thought my insights might be of some interest' Thierry runs the best restaurant in Maussane and the hotel is charming, spotless and about as nice as a 2* can be at these great rates. But..it is the amazing restaurant that the locals (I guess I'll include myself) get to enjoy...

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3Thank LeTerrible
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 16 September 2010

We didn't stay at the hotel but the restaurant was recommended by the staff where we stayed in Maussane. Service was great, food excellent. We had the set menu and chose salad and a riccotta cheese pastry entrees, with a duck dish and steak dish for mains, and creme brûlée and a chocolate sponge cake for dessert. We paid 90...

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1Thank Penn_00
Washington, D.C.
Reviewed 14 April 2009

L'Oustaloun is the essence of all that is great about Provence -- you feel as if you've been welcomed into the home of the warm husband and wife owners. The restaurant offers excellent food and ambience -- be sure to make a reservation -- and the few guest rooms are attractively decorated and a steal. This former 16th century abbaye...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
L_Oustaloun, means the Little House in Provencal language, in the past was in turn a 16 th century abbey and Maison Commune of 1792-1817 (Town Hall and a Jail), a Carpentry and finally the first Hotel - Restaurant in the center of the village of Maussane les Alpilles.After a detour to the Haute Savoie in this young age and studied at the Hostellerie high School "Savoie-Leman" in Thonon les Bains, Thierry Fabregoul dicided to came back in 1990 in the area Marielle her wife was first a Pharmacy preparative in Avignon and she has always enjoyed in the idea to managed a restaurant in the Alpilles . when you can received your guest like at home with a touch of love and above all the idea of cooking and pleasing others. A great success for over 27 years, Marielle and Thierry have continually renovate and embellish this beautiful house to offer to all their guests a moment of quiet and simple happiness. They had the pleasure in September 2014 to received a Quality Tourism label and see all their efforts rewarded by this acquisition ... more   less 

Additional Information about L'oustaloun

Address: Place de l'Eglise, 13520 Maussane-les-Alpilles, France
Region: France > Provence > Bouches-du-Rhone > Maussane-les-Alpilles
Price Range: ₹ 6,173 - ₹ 10,333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — L'oustaloun 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Rooms are all different. We had room 5 which overlooks the square and is very spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles GinnyGeneve, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“facing the plaza if you don't mind the noise in the evening”
 of 5 bubbles schyler, 10 Oct 2014 | Read review
“#5 is large and has a great view of the square.”
 of 5 bubbles JayB17, 21 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the Place.”
 of 5 bubbles Lynn_Yaney, 22 Jun 2012 | Read review
“Choose room 8, it's worth the extra amount. My friends stayed in room 6 and they thought it was fine.”
 of 5 bubbles juliegreenusa, 26 May 2012 | Read review
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