Getting ready for your next romantic getaway, or on the lookout for a unique vacation off the beaten path?
Try Champagne… no, not the beverage, but the region, whose array of delights bubbles over with all the charm and good taste of its liquid namesake.
The birthplace of Champagne, the golden, effervescent wine that’s come to be synonymous with celebrations and special occasions, the Champagne region is welcoming and genuine. Whether your tastes run to touring ancient vineyards and cellars, sightseeing among the many historic and cultural treasures, or simply enjoying the beautiful open countryside and fresh air, Champagne has something to please everyone.
And if you want to be sure your accommodations match the quality of your surroundings, your best bet is to choose a hotel approved by Logis de France, like L’Auberge de Nicey.
Nestled in the heart of the Champagne region, this charming hotel-restaurant will partner with you in creating your dream vacation. Invaluable inside tips from the friendly management combine with the ideal location to make it the perfect home base from which to explore the wealth of experiences the area has to offer.
Known for its hospitable and convivial atmosphere, the Auberge de Nicey gets serious when it comes to gracious living and fine dining. Get cozy in any of their 23 comfortable rooms, and you’ll be treated to a mini-bar, room-service, a heated swimming pool and a gym area for relaxing after a hard day of sightseeing and Champagne-tasting. Dinners are a gastronomic adventure prepared by the restaurant’s chef, accompanied—naturally—by excellent wines. With so much going for it, you can’t help but have a fabulous stay.
So that you can make the most of your weekend in Champagne.
Auberge de Nicey offers themed packages to suits all interests
Champagne and History allows history buffs to explore the rich and varied heritage of the region, with a guided tour of the 18th C. Motte-Tilly chateau and its magnificent grounds. If the spirit moves you, you can add on excursions to the medieval cobblestone towns of Provins or Troyes with its gorgeous half-timbered houses that still echo the splendor of the period. This package also introduces you to the art of Champagne tasting during fascinating visits to the vintners’ cellars, where they’ll share with you not only their exquisite product but also their passion for their vocation. To cap your trip in style, your days will finish with gourmet dinners meticulously prepared by the chef.
If you wish to delve even deeper, the “Explore Champagne” package will fulfill your every desire. Besides the tour of the historic and richly-furnished Motte-Tilly chateau, and the Champagne-tasting experience with visits to the magnificent vineyards, the Auberge de Nicey offers here a splendid walk in the Marnay botanical garden. You’ll wander and relax to your heart’s content in two hectares of beautiful parkland and marvel over their more than 2500 fascinating species of plant life. In the evening, sit down to a gourmet meal of traditional dishes that will give you a true appreciation of the region’s native delicacies.
The “Champagne Gourmet” package is a connoisseur’s delight, for those who want to immerse themselves in all the flavors of the region. Delicious and refined gourmet dinners and traditional meals are punctuated by visits with enthusiastic vintners at their homes and cellars, who will share their wealth of knowledge of how Champagne is produced and has been for centuries. You’ll acquire a whole new appreciation for this refined beverage, its long tradition and its character unique in the entire world.
You can choose to add an additional historic element to this package with a visit to the 18th C. Motte-Tilly chateau and its 60 hectares of spectacular gardens, jewels of a luxurious bygone era.
Finally, for guests who want a relaxing and nourishing break, the Auberge de Nicey is an ideal hideaway. In its calm and peaceful atmosphere, you’ll unwind in the heated and covered pool, Jacuzzi and infra-red sauna. The gym is ideal for workouts, and those who want to explore the great outdoors will love the hiking and cycling trails that surround the area. Just a bit further afield, you’ll find horseback riding, tennis, fishing and water sports. The Auberge de Nicey and its glorious countryside truly offer something for everyone.
History, adventure and great taste—it’s all waiting for you in Champagne!
For seminars and business retreats, think of Logis de France first.
With its comfortable guest rooms, bright and spacious conference room, the use of all business equipment and the warm and convivial atmosphere, the Auberge de Nicey is the ideal place to hold your seminar or meeting. Ultra-attentive to your every need, this hotel-restaurant offers quality accommodations, gourmet cuisine and personal attention that are sure to make your seminar a success for all concerned.