Nestled just south of Brittany the Pays-de-la-Loire features enchanting landscapes set out along the river offering unforgettable moments. Les Collectionneurs offers charming establishments to dine or stay at.
There is a multitude of exceptional sights in the Pays-de-la-Loire sure to wow travellers. As a starting point, the town of Nantes is easily accessible by train or from the Nantes-Atlantique airport and sits at the confluence of the Loire and Erdre rivers. If the castle of the Dukes of Brittany offers a plunge into Breton history, you shouldn't miss a stroll around the Lieu Unique, the former Art Deco factory of the famous Nantes biscuits, located opposite a small marina. Les Machines de l'île (The Machines of the Island) deploy gigantic automatons that will delight all ages on family holidays. In summer, boat excursions on the Loire invite you to dive into the contemporary art of the underwater house at Couëron or the Ocean Serpent at Saint-Brévin-les-Pins.
The Loire region hosts a rare architectural heritage with the chateau of Angers which boasts the Tapestry of the Apocalypse or the abbey of Fontevraud in Maine-et-Loire. Travelers can explore some of the chateaux of the Loire from the water from Saumur to Brissac. Le Mans and Laval each have historical centres well worth wandering around. But you must get off the beaten track to discover the vineyards of Anjou or the wild coast that stretches the length of the Croisic Pensinsula. Travellers with children will create fond memories on their stay by making a detour to the Puy du Fou, a theme park in the heart of the Vendée which traces the major events of history with a sense of great majesty and theatre. Though the region is lovely in all seasons, summer is the ideal time fora seaside getaway at les Sables-d'Olonne or to the huge beach at La Baule.
From lush, serene landscapes in the Mayenne to a spa resort in the Vendee. the region has a vast choice of destinations to offer the traveller. For a romantic stay or a break with friends or family, every establishment chosen by less Collectionneurs offers a warm, friendly welcome. Excelling in the art of hospitality, owners offer their guests the utmost in modern comfort Spacious, comfortable rooms and suites are equipped with quality beds and linens, a bathroom with bath or shower, a flat screen television and high speed internet connection.
With tasteful and individual decor, these beautiful establishments tell the history of the place. Antique collectibles, contemporary design and noble local materials create an enchanting decor for a memorable stay. Travellers have access to a wide selection of services as each establishment offers a choice of standard or superior double room, or a family suite. To recharge, what could be better than a hotel with a jacuzzi for a true moment of relaxation and intimacy?
These hotels and guest houses offer various services to help along your holiday. In most cases, a babysitting service is available. It is also possible to request a baby or child's bed in advance. Lovers of outdoor pursuits will find a number of activities available, from horseriding to kayaking via cycling, golf or tennis.
Every Collectionneurs hotel or guesthouse responds to the expectations of their visitors. From the completely renovated manor house nestled in a lush setting to the Belle Époque villa on the seafront, via the beautiful country residence, all these addresses create a unique setting. A cosy room under the exposed beams makes an idyllic romantic getaway. Travelers will enjoy a buffet or continental breakfast served on the terrace on sunny days or in the elegant salon with views over the garden. Aheated outdoor swimming pool is an additional bonus for full enjoyment of a relaxing getaway. Some establishments also offer guests the relaxation of a steam room, sauna or hot tub.
Les Collectionneurs hotels exist in every corner of the region. To enjoy the beach on sunny days why not book a hotel on the Vendee coast or in Loire-Atlantique? These properties provide a base from which to visit the medieval city of Guérande and its salt marshes or the pretty village of Clisson. To explore this region, think about booking a hotel in Nantes, ideally situated between the Atlantic Ocean and the hinterland of the Loire. Those dreaming of serentiy should set their sights on a charming hotel establishment with easy access to the great outdoors.
While seafood products are an integral part of local gastronomy, the passionate restaurateurs selected by les Collectionneurs like to draw inspiration from the land to accent it with flavours of the land. The international port of Nantes has seen explorers and scholars pass through. Exotic spices and goods travelled with them in the ships' holds. Even today, international influences are felt throughout this region. Travellers will be able to discover this lively and creative cuisine during a gourmet trip in Pays de la Loire. These tastings are well accompanied by local wines from the local appellations: muscadet, quarter-chaume or even Coteaux-du-layon.
To allow the restaurateurs and hoteliers of our community to once again share special moments with you, and welcome you under the best possible conditions in their establishments, specific COVID-19 health measures have been adopted along with additional measures to best adapt these policies to their unique type of operations. For details of the health policies implemented, please contact the particular establishment directly.
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