Boutique hotel in Burgundy on the wine trail
Near the Hospices de Beaune
Located in the heart of Beaune, Hôtel Athanor is the ideal starting point for exploring the historical neighbourhood, the Basilica of Notre Dame, shops, or the famous Hospices by foot. Be sure to visit the wine museum and the mustard mill museum too.
The area offers activities year round as well, such as: bowling, helicopter flights for first timers, hot air ballooning, massage and spa treatments, bicycle excursions, microlighting, 18-hole golfing, and horse riding and more.
There are also festivals and other activities. For example, the Saint Vincent Festival, the Detective Film Festival, the Grands Jours de Bourgogne (Burgundy wine event for wine professionals), the Beaune Baroque Music Festival, and the Festival “Eaux cours et Jardins” (Festival of Courtyards, Water, and Gardens).
Beaune - Burgundy and the wine trail
Beaune is first and foremost the capital of Burgundy wines. It is a must-see on the famous wine trail. The various restaurants and wine cellars of Beaune offer select wine tastings.
Every year, people go to the renowned wine auction at the Hospices de Beaune to purchase excellent wines for their personal wine cellars.
The Nuits-Saint-Georges region is also known for its vintage red wines. Visitors explore Château du Clos de Vougeot in the midst of the vineyards, and the museum where they can learn about blackcurrants and cassis, Le Cassissium.
In the heart of Burgundy
In the heart of Burgundy, Beaune is a practical starting point for exploring the region's most beautiful towns.
For example, in the town of Dijon, you can visit these sites with friends or family: the famous Owl's Trail, Palace of the Dukes and Estates of Burgundy, Dijon Museum of Fine Arts, Church of Notre Dame of Dijon, and Fallot Mustard Mill.