When a little girl Bernadette first saw a white-robed lady in the Grotto near the city she could never imagine how important and popular her city would become in the nearest future. For almost 150 years people come to visit the famous basilica and to pray from everywhere in the world. Their quantity steadily increases, and if you have never been to this French city before you should definitely do it now.
The best season to visit France is summer, so it is not a surprise at all that the very months from April till October are the high season for visiting Lourdes. The largest crowd is usually seen on the 15th of August, the day of the Marian Feast of Assumption. And though this city has, indeed, an enormous number of hotels and other places to live, you shouldn't think it to be too easy to find a sleep place, especially if you need conveniences and special amenities. Still, any of Lourdes hotels will be happy to receive your order. Booking is really essential in the region.
You may find quite a number of Lourdes hotels, which will vary with prices, location, facilities and other aspects. Some of them are destined for the rich; others offer very comfortable rest at reasonable prices, and you may choose the very that variant, which suits you most. Pay attention to Lourdes hotels rated three stars. They are usually nice and not too expensive. Besides, they often provide special facilities. For example, Les Balcons D'aspin may offer a very interesting proposal for families with children, such as playground, games and cartoons. The guests also like this hotel because of its wonderful dining restaurant, which garden terrace overlooks the Pyrenees.
And if you are looking for a really luxury rest you may stay at Mercure Lourdes Imperial. It is a real palace, charming and majestic, and it is a pleasure to have an accommodation there. Bar, cable TV, radio, restaurant, safe, room service, hairdryers and a lot of other amenities are waiting for you in this and other Lourdes hotels, as even if they distinguish from each other with service level and price all of them are pleased when their clients are satisfied, so you will feel perfect there.
Hotels in Lourdes are famous for their friendly and hospitable atmosphere, traditional charm and elegance of a real France. It can be an unforgettable trip, and its never-seen before places will be definitely included into the list of your best vacation experiences. Lourdes has a lot to show. The basilica and numerous churches, museums, which are entirely beautiful and unique, the nature, which can never leave anyone indifferent. Besides, if you are planning to hike in the Pyrenees this city is the best starting point. A big quantity of tours and excursions spring from there. Lourdes, the city located in the Hautes-Pyrenees region of France, is a wonderful rest destination - colorful and bright, independent and free, friendly and peaceful. Just come there, and you will hardly want to come back home.