Address: 15, Avenue di Mas-ensoleillé, 06600 Antibes
Elegantly decorated in a fine blend of old and modern styles. Flowered terrace and bar overlooking a garden contribute to a warm atmosphere.
Address: 44, avenue des Pyrénées, 65400, Argelès-Gazost
Elegant and spacious rooms in 30's style hotel. Good restaurant "Le Casaou" with local products prepared by Pierre Pucheu (80~210FF)
Address: Route de Riez, 04500, Allemagne-en-Provence
Located in a small village 25 km from the Verdon Goroges and famous for its Renaisssance Castle.
Ancient oil and grain mill. Offers 9 rooms at affordable prices.
Address: 42, Boulevard Henri IV, 63600 Ambert
This is the best hotel and restaurant in Amber, situated just opposite the town hall. The rooms are impeccable, the service friendly, but its major asset is the chef, Thierry Chelle, who worked with Joel Robuchon.
Address: Arzano, 29300
Near Quimperle. Beautiful domain in a large park with charming bedrooms. Quiet. tennis. Restaurant. Warm welcome from Mrs. Bellin.
Address: 37, rue du Camp de Bataille, 30400, Villeneuve-Lès-Avignon
This hotel includes a beautiful park, a large swimming pool and a private car-park. Rooms are extremely spacious and all differently decorated
with antiques. Bathrooms are ultra-modern. Service is perfect. Also large living-room and bar. Enormous breakfast either in your room or in spacious dining room. See restauraunt in "RESTAURANTS" (first class!).
Address: Avenue Cavell, 06310, Beaulieu.
Comfort, swimming pool, garden and nearby casino.
LE COMTÉ DE NICE (70~80 Euros)
FRISIA (70~100 Euros)
LE MÉTROPOLE (160~450 Euros)
LA RÉSERVE (300~500 Euros)
Address: Bellevue, roite de Sauzon, 56360, Belle-Île-sur-Mer.
Bery comfortable hotel near the Palais. Large garden and relaxing private terrace. Gastronomical and low-cal cuisine à la carte.
LE MANOIR DE GOULPHAN
Address: Place Gambetta, 24100, Bergerac.
The most known hotel in Bergerac. 40 well equipped rooms.
HOTEL DU CHÂTEAU (45~100 Euros)
LA FLAMBÉE (45~75 euros)
LE FRANCE (35~50 Euros)
Address: La Crix Blanche, 71960, Berze-la-Ville.
A beautiful address with calm, comfortable and cozy bedrooms.
Remarkable restaurant. Menus 140~230ff. by Christian Lamuel: small beef tartare with roasted pigeon served with a garlic puree and sauteed mushrooms, meurette of river fish roasted with spinach.
Address: Sainte-Aune-du-Portzic, Technopole, Brest-Iraze, Rue Pierre-Rivalon, 29200, Brest
A hotel overlooking the harbour. The restaurant mainly serves local food.
HOTEL DE LA CORNICHE
Address: Avenue Edouard VII, 64200, Biarritz
Very well-situated hotel in central Biarritz one minute from the beach. Very comfortable old-fashioned building classified as monument.
Address: 52, avenue Jean-Jaurès, 71100, Chalon sur Saône
Tel: (33) (03)85482705
A classic hotel, very comfortable, just within walking distance from the station.
Address: 38, rue Bobby Sands, 73000, Chambéry-le-Vieux (5 km from Chambéry)
Five minutes from the centre of Chambéry, this massive XIVth Century Château had its beutiful rooms elegantly renovated.
The cuisine is inspired by its Savoy roots: sautéed mushrooms and crawfish, omble chevalier meunière, beef fillet seasoned with Szechuan pepper. Great cheeses and wines. All food served in the "Orangerie".
LA FRANCE (50~70 Euros)
Address: 16, Place Delille, 63000, Clermont-Ferrand
This central three-star hotel has a very good panoramic restaurant: Les Toits de Clermont.
HOSTELLERIE SAINT-MARTIN (60~120 Euros)
HOTEL DE LYON
Tel.: (33)(04) 88820581
Right in the heart of this charming little Rousillon City, half an hour from Spain, in a quiet beautiful park lies this traditional Catalan style house. Large rooms all decorated with original furniture. Swimming pool. Excellent breakfast can be taken either in your room, a very cosy dining room or outside in the garden on request for a great self-service stule breakfast.Very warm welcome. Efficient service. reservation a must!
Address: 71680, Creches sur Saone (8 km south of Macon)
PR Director: Mr. Guillaume Adrien
In a park, a house covered with ivy, in the heart of the Mâcon vineyards, the Château de la Barge, that dates back to 1679, is a splendid stopping place on your holiday tour. Rooms of another era. It is also an ideal location for receptions, business dinners and seminars.
Old fashioned restaurant. Menus 20~40 Euros. Pike Terrine, Veal Spleen Feuillete with Morels.
Address: Le Peage, route de Nice, 04000, Digne
Family hotel set in vast grounds planted with ancient trees.
Address: rue de Barri, 06360, Èze-Village.
Magical and mythical, on top of a cliff facing the sea. One of the best addresses on the Riviera. Old stones surroundings.
Address: 38410, Uriage-Les-Bains (10 km south-east of Grenoble)
A spa that combines tradition and quality.
The rooms are spacious. The chef Philippe Brusson shows creative top-notch cuisine.
PARK HOTEL CONCORDE
The best hotel in town, with thebest location over the harbour!
Recently refurbished. Great interior decoration. 31 rooms including 2 very cosy suites. Allamenities. Great breakfast either served inside your room or in the patio.
80-seat convention room.Very warm welcome and staff always ready to help
The present owner bought the whole house from an old couple back in 2000 to redecorate it into a very charmin and welcoming hotel.
Staff always ready to please. Good breakfast.
Brasserie inside and outside. reserve a long time in advance in high season!
Address: 3, rue de la Monnaie, 17000 La Rochelle
Located at the heart of the city by the entry of the old harbour inside an ancient building where gold used to be coined.
Warm welcome. large rooms. All amenities. Private car-park. Inner garden-yard. Great lobby. Good breakfast. Meeting rooms.
Probably the best quality/price ratio in town.
Reserve well in advance!
Address: 34, Boulevard Marechal-Fayolle, 43000, Le Puy
This lovely turn of the century hotel in the centre of Le Puy has been recently renovated. The restaurant fare is simple, but well-prepared and copious.
Address: 2, avenue de Turenne, 87000, Limoges.
The roms in this hotel are simple but clean. This is a good place for the less expensive stay.
LE RELAIS DE TAURION
Address: 30, rue du Couédic, 56100, Lorient.
A quiet 33-room hotel on a side street near the place Alsace-Lorraine. Very good hotel, though without a restaurant.
HOTEL MERCURE (65~75 Euros)
HÔTEL VICTOR-HUGO (30~50 Euros)
65120, Luz Saint-Sauveur.
Ancient style hotel. Warm welcome. Simple rooms opening onto the square in front of the famous fortified church of Luz.
Address: 18, route de Clermont, 63350, maringes
This two-star hotel near Thiers is located in a peaceful garden. The restaurant serves several local specialties.
Address: 29350, Moelan-sur-Mer
Small flowered houses in a grand 7ha park. Good restaurant available (135~360FF) with cuisine prepared by Thierry Quiffen.
Address: 18, avenue de Colmar, 68100, Mulhouse.
A friendly staff welcomes guests to this hotel, located near the historic cemtre. Very nice rooms and reasonably rates.
HOTEL DU PAR
Address: 2, place Stanislas, 54000, Nancy
A palace located partly on Stanislas Square, with very well equipped Louis XV style rooms. Numerous luxury hotel services. Warm welcome.
Address: Kerdruc, 299920, Nevez
Beautiful rustic bedrooms in a farmhouse near the small harbour of Kerdruc.
Address: 12, boulevard Victor-Hugo, 06000, Nice.
Great charm of old. Refurbished bedrooms. François Truffaut made his film "La Nuit AmVricaine at this mythic address.
BEAU RIVAGE (130~280 Euros)
CHÂTEAU DES OLLIÈRES (110~400 Euros)
ÉLYSÉE PALACE (160~240 Euros)
GRIMALDI (65~100 Euros)
LE MÉRIDIEN (210 Euros)
NÉGRESCO (150~400 Euros)
WEST END (125~240 Euros)
WINDSOR (75~100 Euros)
Address: Quai de la Fontaine, 30900, Nîmes.
Charming old-fashioned hotel in a srunning location near La Fontaine and La Maison Carrée. Flower garden. Excellent service.
Owner: Mme Rivet
Address: 18, rue de la Visitation, 71600, Paray-le-Monial
Tel: (33)3- 85811113
Closed November 11th~March 20th (Answering machine reservations ok)
Ideally situated in a old small city in the middle of Burgundy, just in front of the "Chapelle des Apparitions", the "Chevet de la Basilique", with an illuminated facade every evening.The commercial district and the pedestrian-only streets are 100 metres away. Walk a bit more and you shall find yourself in the middle of the Charolais countryside!
Very reasonable for a wide range of budgets (very reasonable family rooms!)!
Also an excellent gastronomic restaurant and a terrace cafe.
Credi cards: M/V
Address: Hautefond, 71600 Paray-Le-Monial
Tél. (33)3 85 81 96 11
Fax. (33)3 85 81 14 12
For one night stopping place or for a longer stay all year round, Delfotel offers at reasonable prices 32 comfortable rooms with shower, toilets, colour TV and telephone in the heart of the Charolais region, on the road from Switzerland to the Ocean, half way between Macon and Moulins, in beautiful surroundings
Also include an excellent Restaurant L'Hermitage Open every day, 12:00~19:30, but Sunday evening
CLOS MEDICIS (115=160 Euros)
Address: 56, rue Monsieur le Prince, 75005, Paris
Magnificent air-conditioned rooms i an 18th-Century residence with a terrace.
LE COMPOSTELLE (55~90 Euros)
HOTEL DE BANVILLE
HOTEL BRITANNIQUE (110~160 Euros)
XVIIIth Century hotel right in the middle of the Marais. Comfortable, stylish rooms, big well-equipped bathrooms. Has been completely restored recently. Very warm welcome. Rooms all different.
Unfortunately, rooms are impossible to reserve during the bi-annual Paris Fashion collections. Closed in August
HOTEL DES JARDINS DU LUXEMBOURG (~120 Euros)
HOTEL LE ROYALl (Also known as Royal Montparnasse Hotel)
HOTEL LE ZEPHIR (70~110 Euros)
Address: 2, rue du marechal-Foch, 64000, Pau
tel.: (33)(5)59276931Fax: (33)(5)59279984
A hotel that dates back to the town's heyday. Central location.
HÔTEL DE LA RENAISSANCE
HÔTEL RONCEVEAUX (60~70 Euros)
Address: Place August-Arnulf, 06440 Peillon
Closed October 20th~December 20th, January 7th~31st
Inland 20 minutes away from Nice, this comfortable traditional inn offers a spectacular landscape. 19 rwith bathroom and jacuzzi. Flowered terrace and garden. Tennis court.
Excellent country cuisine.
Restaurant: 35~75 Euros)
Half board possibility.
Do not worry too much about the facade. This hotel is actually extremely comfortable. The bedrooms are full of surprising Spanish & French antiques. Enormous beds. Very warm welcome by the family who holds the business. Need I mention the daughter is a beauty!
Also features a good restaurant called Chapon Fin as well as a honest bistrot. Well-located near a park and within walking distance from the center.
Address: 1, Place de l'Hotel de Ville, 29330, Pont-Aven.
Simple and welcoming ancient inn. Great food available. Incredible site and view!
MOULIN DE ROSMADEC (60~70 Euros)
Address: 29340, Riec-sur-Belon.
Four rustic clean rooms in a country house. Small park. Warm welcome.
Address: 19, rue du Bac, 29120 Sainte-Marine.
Small hotel with terrace on the bridge. Also has a very easy-going brasserie (99~195FF) and a great view.
Address: avenue Jean Mermoz, 06230, Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat.
Very warm and attentive welcome. Reasonable prices. Biew on the Sape. Beautiful garden.
GRAND HOTEL DU CAP-FERRAT (450~950 Euros)
LE ROYAL RIVIERA (200~450 Euros)
LA VOILE D'OR (250~500 Euros)
Address: 528, route de la Colle, 06570 Saint-Paul-de-Vence
White house built in the 1920's overlooking the valley and Sainr-Paul village. Spacious rooms.
Address: 1, rue Lamarque, 65400, Saint-Savin.
Located at 600m altitude. Quite famous for its restaurant (115, 165, 255FF): pigeonneau à la tomate (polenta pigeon), salmon preserved in duck fat. Beautiful desserts.
Addfress: 17-19, rue du Maroquin, 67000, Strasbourg
A few metres away from the grand cathedral (52 metres high!) and inside the pedestrians-only area, a very quiet hotel. Very warm welcome. Confortable rooms and within easy access to main attractions.
Address: Route de Plotte (4 km from Tournus), 71700, Tournus
A pink stone building covered with ivy right in th middle of the countryside. Old fashioned rooms.
Address: 29910, Tregunc.
Beautiful ancient farmhouses established in a large park away from the borough, with dolmens and menhirs.
Address: Presqu'île de Conleau, 56000, Vannes.
Hôtel-restaurant at the Conleau bottleneck, with bedrooms decorated in a classical style overlooking the river or the sea.
Address: Quai Courbet, 06230, Villefranche.
Alomf the wharf with view on the bay and near Saint-Pierre Chapel, this hotel was a favourite of Jean Cocteau in the 50's. Restaurant "Le Saint-Pierre" (140~255FF)
VERSAILLES (80~120 Euros)
LA GRANGE AUX MARMOTTES (40~45 euros)
Address: 65120, Viscos.
A lot of charm and pleasant rooms in the first establushment inside an ancient sheep-house transformed into a hotel. Beautiful breakfast. Opposite is the second hotel and even more comfortable inside a natural environment. Warm welcome.