Aix-en-Provence: relaxed atmosphere for a friendly seminar guaranteed
Let yourself be carried away by the gentle way of life of this magnificent city which offers a mild climate all year round in one of the most beautiful regions of France.
If Marseille is ideal for a seminar by the sea.Aix embodies Provence in all its splendour with its Cours Mirabeau, its magnificent fountains and mansions. A city on a human scale and with a strong identity whose 300 days of sunshine per year make it a pleasant destination where you can combine work and relaxation in all seasons. Here everything can be done on foot: meetings, hotels, congress centres, dinners in town... And behind the postcard, there is also a modern metropolis that has positioned itself in the high-tech and higher tertiary sectors with the Europôle de l'Arbois, the Technopole de Rousset and the future ITER nuclear fusion experimental reactor in Cadarache. The city is home to 15,000 companies and 5 business clusters.
Situated at the crossroads of the motorways of the South of France, between then Italy and Spain, Aix-en-Provence also has a train station. TGV 15 minutes from downtown (2 hours 55 minutes from Paris), and Marseille Provence International Airport at 25 minutes (1 hour 15 minutes from Paris). So many assets that make this Provencal jewel very easy to access.
The Accor network in Aix-en-Provence
To host your next convention, hosted seminar or simple team meetingThe Accor network offers you a selection of seven addresses specialized in the organization of professional events. From the Grand Hôtel Roi René Aix-en-Provence Centre MGallery to the Ibis Styles, via our Novotel, Mercure and Adagio addresses, you will find a solution for all your events, whatever your budget. For reasons of convenience and comfort, our hotels are ideally located in each of the cities, and close to the main access roads.
From the international lyric art festival held every year in July, to the Cézanne workshop, the Granet Museum or the Vasarely Foundation, the city is full of activities cultural to give an artistic touch to your incentive.
If you would rather discover the surroundings, it is possible to organize an incentive around the calanques located only a few dozen kilometres away or to go and discover the Mount Sainte-Victoire immortalized by Paul Cézanne... on an electric mountain bike! That might help.
Otherwise, there's nothing like a piece of pétanque with colleagues at aperitif time to enjoy the magnificent brightness of the Provencal sunset and the unique song of the cicadas.