The hotels below are part of the accommodation that feature on our Ultimate French Wine Tour multi-region package. These hotels all boast immaculate and chic décor, complimented by exceptional customer service. They have therefore been selected as part of our Superior range.
The 194 room Mercure Bordeaux Centre hotel is located close to the historic centre of Bordeaux, within the business district. The main tourist attractions, shops, restaurants, bars and entertainment venues are only a few minutes’ walk away. Guests staying here can expect spacious rooms with modern decor and furnishings, all with en suite facilities. As would be expected from a 4* hotel, the rooms are air-conditioned with satellite TV, a safe and a mini-bar.
The Oceania l’Univers is a five-floor hotel dating from 1846. The 85 guestrooms are each decorated in contemporary bright colours with fresh wooden flooring and include satellite television, direct-dial telephones, mini-bars and free wireless Internet connection. Bathrooms are equipped with shower/bath combinations, telephones, hair dryers and premium toiletries. Guests can relax on leather sofas in the atrium-style lounge area and browse through the portraits of the hotel’s famous visitors. French gourmet food is served in the restaurant and the lounge bar serves Champagne and a selection of malt whiskies and cocktails.
Suite Novotel is perfectly located 5 minutes’ walk from Reims station. The hotel contains 80 rooms. You can sample a variety of delicious dishes from the self-service Boutique Gourmande, 24 hours a day. This provides a range of pre-prepared meals that you can simply reheat in your suite. There is also a bar, where you can relax and sample a wide variety of more than 65 drinks. Each of the suites are very comfortable and equipped with a TV, telephone, an en-suite bathroom, as well as having a fully equipped refrigerator, microwave and electric kettle.
The Hôtel Hannong is both a sublime stay, as well as a great introduction to the majestic city of Strasbourg. The hotel proudly nurtures its close ties with the city and its history, aptly demonstrated by the large fresco in the lounge under a magnificent ceiling that echoes Alsatian art and culture. The hotel is an ideal setting and base for guests to explore the Alsace region and also get a refreshing night’s sleeps in such breath-taking surroundings.
Part of this hotel is set in an exquisite building, classified as a historical monument at the entrance to the old town. The other part is more modern, blending harmoniously with the past. The hotel’s 58 rooms are all air-conditioned and sound-proofed. Free WIFI is available, as well as room service, a safe-box, tea and coffee making facilities, a television, telephone and an en suite bathroom.
Lovers of History will particularly appreciate this private mansion, which over the past four Centuries has witnessed the birth of a literary figure, hosted celebrities in Art and Politics and has established itself as a living heritage in the town of Tournon-Sur-Rhône. Inspired by the 18th Century, the décor is a subtle blend of tradition and modernity, where comfort meets pleasure and relaxation. The elegance and refinement of the hotel can be felt through its furnishings, for example the authentic mantlepieces, the stone stairway with its wrought iron banister and the walnut front door- parts of the hotel are actually classified as historical monuments.
This 4* hotel is comprised of a 16th century building and a modern wing. The skilled renovation of this hotel has resulted in modern facilities set against an ancient backdrop. The restaurant serves elegant French cuisine and the hotel also offers a terrace, solarium, an outdoor swimming pool and a unique, charming chapel. The Superior rooms are spacious and modern and Exclusive rooms are also available. These are located in the older part of the building and have separate lounges with views over the cloisters.