Hôtel le Cep

Beaune, France

A stunning ancient hostelry in the heart of Beaune

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At a glance

61 rooms

A number of historic buildings link together to make Hôtel Le Cep, a unique hideaway set around romantic courtyards in the capital of Burgundy’s wine region. Famous as a gastronome’s stop-over, the hotel restaurant is famous for its traditional gourmet cuisine and a wine list with over 50 Burgundies.

Location

In the heart of the city of Beaune in Burgundy and within walking distance of the Basilique Notre-Dame. 25 miles from Dijon-Longvic Bourgogne Airport.

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Things to enjoy

Fitness centre on the top of the tower overlooking the city, vineyards, massages, wine tasting courses, historical tour of the hotel with the GM.

Number of floors: 3
Number of lifts: 3

In detail

Wood, antiques, trompe-l'oeil and Renaissance sculptures maintain the period charm throughout each one of Hôtel Le Cep’s classic French bedrooms and public rooms. Sunny courtyards and leather chesterfields by roaring fires provide year-round comfort for wine tasting and relaxation.

Start the day with the legendary buffet in the breakfast cellar or in the romantic 16th-century courtyard with its artesian well. Take the glass elevator to the top of the tower for beautiful panoramas across Beaune. Then visit the interesting Hospices de Beaune and round off the day in Hôtel Le Cep’s piano bar with your favourite Burgundy.

Rooms

In line with our commitment to offer our guests both choice and diversity, Small Luxury Hotels of the World properties offer a range of room categories for you to choose from.

Hôtel le Cep

Single Bourgogne Room

Ideal for the single traveler without too much luggage, who will appreciate all the more the hospitality, our function rooms, bar, courtyards and garden… and will be eager to take advantage of greedy pleasures of Burgundy. There are 5, from 15 to 18 m², all equipped with a 140 cm-wide bed, a bathroom with bath or shower. These charming miniatures allow you to enjoy our hospitality at an exceptional rate, and have the same facilities and services as all the other rooms, large and small, throughout the four floors of the hotel: air-condition, acoustic double-glazing, safe, free wifi, mini-bar, direct telephone, flat screen TV with 37 satellite channels, web radio (15 stations), bedding Sealy, bathrooms with hair-dryer, magnifying mirror, monogrammed bathrobes, regular bathroom amenities. Facing a courtyard - "Beaune", "Pernand", Bouilland", "Chambertin"… or facing the street "Ruffey" … a little baroque, sometimes rustic: each with its own style.

Hôtel le Cep

Standard Village Room

This standard room is approximately 21 The "Villages" rooms are ideal for the discovery, a short stay or week-end for two in Le Cep Hotel. There are 15 in all, subtle with sophisticated peace and calm, from 18 to 23 m². Double curtains, beautiful materials on the beds, mainly double, sometimes queen-size or twins, bathroom with bath or shower. Facilities provided assure you the best comfort: air-conditioning, acoustic double-glazing, safe, free wifi, mini-bar, direct telephone, flat screen TV with 37 satellite channels, web radio (15 stations), bedding Sealy, bathrooms with hair-dryer, magnifying mirror, monogrammed bathrobes, regular bathroom amenities. "Santenay", "Vosne", "Romanée", "Pommard", "Chambolle" (facing street), "Auxey", "Volnay", "Corton" (facing courtyard), and many others.

Deluxe 1er Cru room

It is the ideal category for appreciating Le CEP Hotel, including for our international clientele, due to their size between 24 and 39 m². These charming settings for a night are equipped with a king-sized bed or twins, a work area, bathroom with bath and (or) shower. Some are even equipped with an extra bed that permits the accommodation of a third person. The higher comfort is of course guaranteed: air-condition, acoustic double-glazing, safe, free wifi, mini-bar, direct telephone, flat screen TV with 37 satellite channels, web radio (15 stations), bedding Sealy, bathrooms with hair-dryer, magnifying mirror, monogrammed bathrobes, regular and superior bathroom amenities , slippers... "Puligny", "Vougeot", "Chassagne", "Savigny", "Griottes Chambertin" (facing courtyard), "Romanée Conti", "Richebourg" (facing garden) are among the 20 “1er Crus” Rooms.

Suite Grand Cru

Unique, elegant, with French-style ceilings, parquet floors and beautiful cupboards. Our 18 “Grands Crus” suites, from 32 to 52 m², are equipped with a king size bed or twin beds, with a desk, a corner lounge with armchairs or banquettes, a bathroom with bathtub and shower, separated toilets … Each one has a bit more that make it different and unique. "Clos Vougeot" with a private terrace of 35 m². "Clos du Roy" with three single beds and two bathrooms. "La Rochepot " romantic under roofs and accessible by a former stone staircase. "Montrachet" has a four-poster bed. "Bienvenue Bâtard" and "Saint-Felix" are a-joining suites on the same private landing, perfect for a family In addition to the regular facilities: air-condition, acoustic double-glazing, safe, free wifi, mini-bar, direct telephone, flat screen TV with 37 satellite channels, web radio (15 stations), bedding Sealy, bathrooms with hair-dryer, magnifying mirror, monogrammed bathrobes, regular bathroom amenities, our “Grand Crus” suites offer also superior bathroom amenities, slippers, a complimentary bottle of mineral water, I phone station, an espresso machine, a fruit basket.

Apartment Nectar

Nine splendid Apartments to delight the most demanding guests, with a great value for money! Very "boudoir" in spirit, rare yet functional furniture, comfortable to live in, our nine “Nectar” Suites are divided into 3 categories: • 4 apartments, between 56 and 75m², composed of two separate rooms: the bedroom with a king size bed or two twin beds, and the sitting room with a convertible queen size couch. There is also a desk, a walk-in closet, and 1 or 2 bathrooms (bathtub and shower) • 2 family suites, about 50m²; one main room with two separate areas: a king size bed or twin beds for the parents, and 2 single beds for children. • 3 new suites created early 2013: created thanks to 6 small rooms merged together to make 3 large suites between 33 and 50m². Each has a sitting room with a walk-in closet and a bedroom. They combine modern and ancient furniture that will enchant those who appreciate an elegant and beautiful décor. These apartments are to be appreciated with as much pleasure as the vintages after which they are named! The ultimate comfort at Le Cep: air-conditioning, acoustic double-glazing, safe, free wifi, mini-bar, direct telephone, flat screen TV with 37 satellite channels, web radio (15 stations), bedding Sealy, bathrooms with hair-dryer, magnifying mirror, monogrammed bathrobes, superior bathroom amenities, slippers, a complimentary bottle of mineral water, I phone station, an espresso machine, NightCove* , scales, a fruit basket.

Services

All 61 air-conditioned guest rooms at the Hotel Le Cep are decorated in traditional French style. The corridors and lounges are lavishly furnished with beautiful antiques. Many guests are drawn to the Hotel Le Cep by the contents of the prestigious cellars of Bourgogne, and you will find great wines and imaginative cuisine at the hotel's restaurant 'Loiseau des Vignes'.


Directory of services

  • Bell service
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Guests relation services
  • High speed Internet in guest rooms
  • Room service - restricted hours

On-site facilities

  • Luggage storeroom

Family facilities

  • Cots

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Javanese

Dining

Loiseau des Vignes The restaurant serves the finest French gastronomic cuisine for lunch and dinner. Closed on Sunday and Monday


Loiseau des Vignes

The restaurant serves the finest French gastronomic cuisine for lunch and dinner, offers an unique concept: wines are served only in glasses and not by the bottle, that allows guests to taste from a selection of 70 labels. Within the historic walls of the Le Cep Hotel, facing Rue Maufoux, the restaurant "Loiseau des Vignes", 1* at the Michelin guide since 2010, sets off to rediscover the Burgundian specialities in a setting unique in France, convivial, contemporary, clean lines and airy, highlighting the noble materials used in the site. Inside or within the interior courtyard, Dominique Loiseau offers an excellent choice of more than 70 of the best references of the young hopefuls and the mainstays, mainly but not only from Burgundy. 2 toques in the Gault et Millau guide.

Restaurant details
Type: French
Dress Code: n/a
Opening Hours: 12:00 to 13:15 & 19:15 to 21:00 Restaurant is closed each Sundays and Mondays.
Smoking: No (Non-Smoking)
Awards: Michelin
Gault et Millau

Leisure

Archery (nearby). Ballooning (nearby). Biking. Fitness centre in the hotel. Massage room in the hotel. Golf (nearby). Gymnasium (nearby). Trekking


Activities

  • Bike Riding - Nearby
  • Horse Riding - Within 10 Miles / 15 Km
  • Indoor Swimming Pool - Nearby
  • Jogging Track - Nearby
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool - Nearby
  • Tennis - Within 10 Miles / 15 Km

Meetings and Business

Internet access. E-mail. Translation service. Copy. Fax

Getting there

Hotel Address

Hôtel le Cep
27 Rue Maufoux
Beaune 21200. France Beaune21200France

Transportation

Dijon: 25 miles / 40 km / FRF 300.00. Lyon: 100 miles / 160 km FRF 800.00. Beaune station: 1 km / FRF 30. Local airport: Beaune. International airport: Paris. Bus station: Beaune. Motorway: A6 - A31. City centre: 0.1 mile

Airports

Nearest international airport: Lyon Saint Exupéry (More than 50 Km.)
Nearest local airport: Dijon Airport (41 - 50 Km.)

Directions

Exit Beaune 24 from the motorway A6 from Paris (north) / Exit Beaune 24.1 from the motorway A6 from Lyon (south) - then get the one-way circle and turn on the left side in the Rue Maufoux when arriving on the traffic lights where is the intersection with RN74 to Chalon / Saone. 300 meters after, stop front of the Hôtel Le Cep. We are in the centre of Beaune, at 300m of the hospices.

Near Hôtel le Cep

Golf, cycling, hot-air ballooning, walking distance to Hospices de Beaune, Basilique Notre-Dame, wine museum, art museum, medieval ramparts and cellars.


Landmarks

  • Basilique Notre Dame
  • Clos Vougeot
  • Dijon
  • Hospices De Beaune
  • La Rochepost Castel
  • Lyon
  • Museum of the Wine
  • Vezelay
  • Vineyard of Burgundy

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