On the outskirts of Beaujolais country, Monique Jacquet welcomes you to her lovely 19 th century stately home, in the middle of the vines.You’ll appreciate walks in the grounds breakfast served on the terrace upstairs or outside.Situated 30 mins away from Lyon and 40 mins from the world cup ! (By train or car). Villefranche S/s economical capital of the region is just a few minutes away by car. Macon to the North, Beaujeu to the East and to the West Tarare and Amplepuis.
Attractions:Sports, leisure : The Beaujolais region is one of the most wonderful in the rhône renowned for it’s beautiful forests rolling miles vines as well as a couple of hundred kms of trails for walking tour, horseriding, and biking. A region historically rich, where you will have the pleasure of discovering superb chateaux, cathedrals, chapels, cloisters, charming villages with renaissance houses, museums and of course numerous wine cellar, where you can taste the Beaujolais wine ! ... Lakes and rivers are waiting for you at Villefranche, Belleville and Cublize... For swimming, windsurfing, amongst other watersports. For cultural outings you have the Beaujolais summer festival, and the Villefranche theatre for high quality plays. For lovers of good food - you’ll be in your element ! The Beaujolais proposer diversified savoury food with an authentic local touch. A multitude of local products ; including cheese, hams, charolais meat, honey and not forgetting it’s famous wine. A huge number of restaurants, amongst which are Frances most renowned, will enable you to discover all it’s savours.