In the heart of the village of Chablis (90 Yonne, BFC) in northern Burgundy, Chablis wine-maker Jean-Marc Brocard has a shop/tasting room with self-catering accommodation above.
Chablis Apartments, in the heart of the Burgundy region. The apartments Jean Marc Brocard features its own wine cellar and shop selling local wines.
Free Wi-Fi access and a TV with DVD player are provided in the studio and apartment. Each has a private bathroom with a hairdryer.
At Chablis Apartments, the kitchenettes are equipped with a fridge and a microwave.
So whilst the apartments are not in the midst of the vines, you are in the heart of this major wine village with easy access to the tasting cellar, where you can taste your way through the various Chablis crus and decide your favourite, aided by the charming and helpful staff. I did this a few years ago and treasure that experience!
for more info and to check availability at these Chablis apartments see Chablis Apartments
Outside the village he also offers Chablis accommodation in a farmhouse.
Beyond the village in Saint-Cyr Les Colons Jean-Marc Brocard also offers a self-catering farmhouse(gite):
Located 2 km from Préhy and 10 km from Chablis, Le P’tit Louis
This spacious typical Burgundy farmhouse features wooden beams, stone walls and an open fireplace. In the heart of a Chablis vineyard, it offers free WI-Fi, a garden and a terrace. Wine tasting can be organised.
The house has a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and a view of the village square. It includes a private bathroom with a washing machine, a fireplace in the living room and tables and chairs on the large terrace.
Chablis is the northernmost wine district of Burgundy. The grapevines around the town of Chablis are almost all Chardonnay, making a dry white wine renowned for the purity of its aroma and taste. The cool climate of this region produces wines with more acidity and flavors less fruity than Chardonnay wines grown in warmer climates, The wines often have a “flinty” note. Only white wines are produced, their status marked by the different “crus”
for more info and to check availability at this Chablis farmhouse see Farmhouse Le P’tit Louis
Alternative nearby vineyard accommodation: Domaine Gueguen
Paris CDG (140 miles/225 km) or Lyon LYS (200 miles/320 km)
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