No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
Travel Blogs from Colmar
... relaxing. The view from the top was spectacular and the castle itself amazing. First built in the 11th century, it was fully restored in the early 1900s. After lunch the line of cars and crowds of people magically dispersed and we left to drive to Bergheim. Bergheim is a little, walled, medieval city, and where our accommodation was for the night. We stayed at Chez Norbet, an old medieval hostellerie. It had a private courtyard, antiques, ...
... called the maneater. Sad stuff. From there headed into Colmar, the bigger town of the area. A really beautiful place. Half timbered and stone houses and flowers everywhere. Had a really nice look around, and then spent the night in a really nice hotel, the Turenne. Took a salad down to the town square about 8pm and listened to the live music and watched people. ...
... ground. You can also still see the old trenches from 1914-18. The town itself is very pretty, with the obligatory castle ruin on the hill and miles of vines. Actually, we had the French president here today, with the German equivalent, to commemorate 100 yrs to the day since Germany declared war on France. So there were police and Blackhawk helicopters all over the place. ...
Our second morning in Beaune started the same as the first! Breakfast of chocolate croissants and quiche in our courtyard. We then checked out and drove to Eguisheim via Besancon. Beautiful drive, the French countryside is exquisite. The summer days are warm and long, but the country is lush and green. Eguisheim is a medieval town, the birth place of winemaking in Alsace, and the birthplace of pope Leon 9th, if that excites you. We more ...
Today started quite quickly as we were leaving early and we also wanted to see the local Dom. So as it opened at 6.30 we were there soon after. As a result we were the only people in the church ( besides the cleaner). Then we heard this rumbling sounds. It was an early mass and the nuns and monks were down below having early mass. This rumbling soon turned into sung responses and then a sung prayer. It was quite beautiful. We returned ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed