Hotel du Parc
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel du Parc Blanquefort
Travel Blogs from Blanquefort
Great start to the day and free time in Biarritz until 11.30. No wake up call and we didn't wake up until 8.30 which was awesome. Casual breaky and walk around town, down to beach and little laneways. Great photos along the coast. Drive to Bordeaux and dropped off ...
About an hours drive to get to Saint-Emilion today.
Parked up near the bottom of the hill and had a slow meander up through the village. A lovely place with wine shops galore. Decided not to get a 1982 Petrus at £6720 a bottle (yes per bottle!).
We had lunch in a little restaurant carved out of the ...
... century. Musée D'Aquitaine by Charles Durand (1880-1885) built to house the school of arts and sciences and been a museum devoted to the Aquitaine region since 1987. Grosse Cloche the only vestige of the 13th century defensive. Until the French Revolution the 1775 bell was rung to mark major events. Place Fernand Lafargue 1155, the former market place and site of the stocks. Place du Palais, this square marks the site of ...
... on the lawn in front of the chateau; foie gras, bread, olives and duck- based spreads, strawberries, cherries and a glass of wine. We sat under a huge tree and once again we were thinking - "C'est la vie".
And then it was back to Bordeaux arriving around 2.30pm. After a lazy afternoon during which we found a laundromat and had a read of our novels, it was time for dinner and to get ready for our next move tomorrow, to Luchon.
We had the hotel make reservations for us for supper. They made reservations at a Brasserie that was literally 2 minutes from our hotel called La Noailles. The servers were all dressed in the traditional style of bow ties and white shirts. We sat on the terrace because it was a nice comfortable night. Brenda had the salmon tartar and the scallops with mushrooms. I had the herring fillets and the pan fried sole. For dessert we shared a raspberry ...