Bus stops are located near the hotel. The Saint-Christophe is also 550 metres from the regional train station. This is also where the shuttle stops to take you to the TGV station.
What public transport is near the hotel?
Is it easy to park at the hotel?
There is no problem parking near the hotel. The Saint-Christophe has a private car park with 15 places, but there are other car parks just nearby.
- The Mignet Car Park, 150 metres from the hotel: a public car park with 800 places, open 24/7.
- The Rotonde Car Park, 200 metres from the hotel: a public car park with 1000 places, open 24/7.
Are there clothes shops near the hotel?
The Saint-Christophe is just near the Cours Mirabeau and the old town where you will find lots of shops, big names in fashion, modern brands, multi-brand shops... Don't miss "Les Allées Provencal", the latest shopping mall in the city.
While you walk, you'll also find bookshops, and shops with decorations, regional products, cakes, delicatessens, famous chocolate makers and souvenirs. Don't forget the great speciality of Aix-en-Provence, the delicious Calisson, a marzipan based sweet.
Are there local markets around the hotel?
Take time to wander through the colourful markets all around the hotel. They take place all week in the different squares of Aix-en-Provence and in the districts. You can meet local artists and discover local gastronomy. Fruit and vegetable markets, flower markets, clothes, antiques, crafts... There are markets to suit every taste.
What can you visit near the hotel?
When you have discovered the Rotonde, the city's emblem, and the narrow streets in the old town, take a look at the new Art Centre which has just opened in the Caumont Hotel, a 18th century mansion only 250 metres from the hotel. A few metres further on, you can also visit the Granet Museum which has 12,000 works and masterpieces. And if you want to know more about Aix-en-Provence and its surrounding area, go to the Tourist Office just in front of the hotel, and its shop "Le Comptoir du Pays d'Aix", where you will find the tastes and skills of the region and many ideas for souvenir presents.
What entertainment is there around the hotel?
There is plenty of entertainment around the hotel. A casino, 3 cinemas, more than 10 discotheques, concert halls, theatres and café-theatres... Aix-en-Provence offers a wide choice of entertainment for all tastes. The Grand Théâtre de Provence is only 500 metres from the hotel.
Is the hotel far from the major businesses?
If you're on a business trip, you'll appreciate the fact that the hotel is only 15 minutes by car from Les Milles Business Park, where there are over 1,300 companies in 600 hectares, and the Technopôle de l'Arbois Méditerranée dedicated to the environment. Near the hotel you will also find many companies in the Rousset Business Park about 15 km from Aix, and in the Etang de Berre Business Park, about thirty minutes' drive away, and also the Head Office and main production site of France Airbus Helicopter in Marignane, about 25 km away.