Autumn harvest time and time of Beaujolais: It is now a fashion spread worldwide, waiting for the third Wednesday of the month of November to uncork the first new wine of the year, the Beaujolais nouveau. If you want to make a jump into the Earth from which comes this ritual wine, invest on the location where you stop to sleep. AND’ This is the right occasion for one or more nights in Château-hotel more beautiful in the world. Located in the heart of the Beaujolais, the Château de Bagnols is a historical monument, with more than eight centuries of history, and hosts a prestigious hotel-restaurant. Its moats, the walls, towers and Golden stones are surrounded by vineyards and cosily tucked between French-style gardens. All rooms and suites at the Château de Bagnols has individually decorated and refined. The rooms and suites are decorated with restored antique furniture and murals.
To seal your stay, You can enjoy a candlelit dinner, heated by one of the largest Gothic fireplaces in Europe and from the kitchen of Jean Alexandre Ouaratta, beautiful handmade Cook who bakes tasty and stylish at the same time.
The Château de Bagnols is 32 miles from Lyon.
Here are photos of my visit to the Castle this summer.