Le Clair de la Plume


Sleep in deliciously elegant rooms, feast on heavenly patisseries in the garden restaurant, explore picture-perfect villages... A real treat


15 rooms


Rooms sleep 2 – 4

Children welcome
Pets welcome
Babies welcome

The Experience

Set in a sea of lavender, laden with literature, history and flowers, Grignan is a treat of a little town. So is this welcoming hotel within its sheltering walls (some rooms are in another charming house 100m away). Push the heavy gates of the pink maison de maître onto a special place. Jean-Luc Valadeau has created a warm hospitable “home with all the comforts of a hotel”. He and his staff are a community, ushering you through deliciously elegant rooms where antique pieces catch your eye, and the small terraced garden has a natural pool and a lovely view over the town. Peaceful bedrooms are divided between the main and the second house. A combination of great taste and authenticity mixes Louis Philippe wardrobes, country-style wicker, luxurious bathrooms, washed or ragged walls, original tiles and shining oak planks. After a generous breakfast, walk into town or borrow bikes and explore the picture-perfect villages. Then return to the organic garden restaurant for exotic selections of teas and mouthwatering pâtisseries among the roses or a delectable dinner in one of the restaurants.


  • Swimming pool
  • Hot tub
  • Garden
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast available
  • Meals available
  • Vegetarian meals
  • Parking on premises
  • Free parking nearby
  • Accessible by public transport
  • WiFi
  • Television
  • Spa
  • Central heating
  • Limited mobility
  • Wheelchair access
  • Mobile reception
  • Hob
  • Bar
  • Barbecue
  • Licensed premises
  • Paid parking nearby
  • Air conditioning
  • Relaxation areas
  • Washing machine
  • Tennis court
  • No smoking
  • Credit cards
  • Working farm
  • Owner has pets
  • Pets welcome

Family friendly

  • Baby monitor
  • Books and toys
  • Children welcome
  • Babies welcome
  • Stair gates
  • High chair
  • Cot available


  • Pub/bar within 3 miles
  • Restaurant within 3 miles
  • Shop within 3 miles


  • Bikes available
  • Food courses
  • Kayaking
  • Other courses
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Wild swimming

& pricing

Booking information

Check in
Check out
Booking restrictions
Pets by arrangement.
No smoking
Smoking not permitted anywhere in the property.
Breakfast €23. Dinner, from €26.50 per person (bistro), from €45 per person (gastronomic).


Nightly price
from €99
Extra bed/sofabed available €45 per person per night.
2 Doubles
From €99
3 Suites for 4
From €295
10 Twin/doubles
From €129



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The neighbourhood

Local points of interest from Cédric Beranger

  • The reconstituted Pont d’Arc Cave, a UNESCO world heritage site (just a 45 minute drive away)
  • The Château de Grignan
  • Search for rare and precious truffles, accompanied by local farmers
  • Discover all the different lavender scents with our local experts
  • Try the AOC Grignan wines with the wine growers
  • Get Cuisine lessons with one of our Chefs, and/or create your own wine "cuvée" with a local win growers.