Ibis Style Chalon sur Saone
Travel Blogs from Chalon-sur-Saone
... It was an impressive buildings that had been added to over the centuries and was a real hotch potch of styles. That afternoon, Mal wasn't feeling the best so I went solo. We went for a lovely country drive through Burgundy with green hills, vineyards, villages and the odd small chateau here and there. The destination was Chateau ...
... lunch at a tea shop on the Place Carnot, sort of the main square of this town. Beaune could not be any cuter. It looks like a village straight out of an adorable French movie about adorable French children, which there are not many of in this town, mostly because its main tourist attraction is wine.
After lunch we made our way to the Hotel Dieu, which is NOT where we are staying. The Hotel Dieu was a hospice started in the late ...
... Marianne again. At 2.30 we jumped on the train for Beaune, back into France. Our B&B was comfy and central, just a short walk to the centre. Beaune is a pretty, walled town with lovely old houses and winding streets. That night we waddled home from an excellent dinner which featured some of the local beef from the Charolais cattle and some fantastic cheeses. 4th August- The big tourist draw ...
Breakfast in our private courtyard, shaded by the vines and fig tree. Not bad. Fresh croissants, coffee and quiche lardon from the boulangerie nearby. Wandered around Beaune, visited some of the wine cellars an tasted some good wine. Splashed out on a bottle of Gevrey-Chambertin 2011, beautiful. At lunch we found a restaurant that was well rated on trip advisor, Les Grilladines. The food was supposed to be very good, but the staff surly. ...
... airbnb for a 2 night stay. It was dark when we arrived, and it didn't look like much from the front, but when we got inside it was stunning. It was a fully renovated stone brick house that had 3 stories, 4 bedrooms & 3 bathrooms. It had exposed beams, a grand staircase, a view of the Sur-Saone River at the front and an ancient stone wall around a grassed yard at the back, complete with swings in the trees for the boys! ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking