Bordeaux, the capital of the Aquitaine region is the stronghold of wines, produces the most prestigious bottles in the world and famous for hosting the most important French wineries. The port city of Bordeaux is a gem of 17th century architecture, preserving its historic center intact, and has been considered a World Heritage Site by UNESCO since 2007. And today it combines antiquity and modernity in the same place.
There are endless possibilities to discover Bordeaux; on foot, by bicycle, by tram or by boat. The city is charming, its medieval architecture is breathtaking; the huge Gothic cathedral stands out in all its splendor, the imposing Grand Theater holds rich stories, and the magnificent palaces with flowering gardens are perfect for romantic picnics.
The Garonne River is an invitation to sail. Not to mention elegant cafes and countless good restaurants. No trip to Bordeaux is complete without experiencing its delicious delicacies …
Knowing the surroundings is a mandatory route such as Margaux, Saint-Emilion, Pauillac, Haut Medoc, Mirambeau, Sauternes, Pessac-Léognan, La Rochelle and others. Bordeaux offers much more than simple accommodation, staying in a palace or a classic hotel is a remarkable and romantic experience!
The city offers a wide and enviable hotel chain, which in addition to comfort and impeccable service, features important wineries, true art galleries and Michelin starred restaurants.
Intercontinental Bordeaux – Le Grand Hotel
The hotel is located in the most charming part of the city, facing the majestic Bordeaux Opera House. The hotel has 150 rooms, with decor inspired by the 18th century, with red carpets and furniture “belle époque”, which was designed by the famous designer Jacques Garcia.
The restaurant is signed by the noble chef Gordon Ramsay and has just received a Michelin star, just four months after its opening.
A place that will seduce lovers of culinary experiences and romantic atmosphere.
Les Sources de Caudalie
Luxurious and rustic hotel located in Martillac, just a 20-minute drive from the historic center of Bordeaux, among the vineyards of the famous Château Smith Haut Lafitte.
The hotel maintains its traditional values: authenticity, well being, quality service, high cuisine and generosity. Departing from Les Sources de Caudalie on foot, by bicycle, or by car, discover the best vintages, such as those of Médoc, Sauternes, Pomerol, and Saint-Emilion… At Les Sources de Caudalie, nature and comfort are priorities.
Here the couple will experience true French freedom.