A charming weekend in Fontainebleau

A charming weekend in Fontainebleau

An hour from Paris, Fontainebleau reveals its charms: whether you are more into history, culture, sport or nature, you will find your interest there. Many visits are essential to you: the castle, the forest, the painters' villages, and even the racetrack or the equestrian stadium, because Fontainebleau is also the capital of the horse… Here are some good addresses for accommodation and gastronomy for a successful stay!

Charm and romance at the London Hotel

Hôtel de Londres You can choose a room with a magnificent view of the castle of Fontainebleau if you choose to put your luggage at the Hôtel de Londres. Charming hotel par excellence, the 16 comfortable and spacious rooms of this establishment offer a neat and very elegant French decoration, enough to let speak of the romantic spirit that lies dormant in you…

Subtle cuisine with sought-after and surprising flavors

La Closerie restaurant of flavors Many people who have been there predict a future full of Michelin stars. This is the young chef Florian Coignée and his new gourmet restaurant located at the Equestrian Stadium of the Grand Parquet in Fontainebleau. Chic and cozy atmosphere in a largely contemporary setting and very original personal cuisine, sometimes surprising or confusing but with a subtlety to thrill your taste buds!

Michelin starred table for creative and innovative cuisine

Restaurant les Pléïades 10 minutes from Fontainebleau, in Barbizon, the Michelin-starred gourmet restaurant "Les Pléiades" offers you, in an elegant setting, current, creative and innovative cuisine, in dishes with particularly original presentations. Your sense of smell, your taste and your eyesight will be awakened! Especially since the aesthetic side, the village of Barbizon is not to be outdone: it is nicknamed the village of painters, because this hamlet, just 1 hour from the capital, was an ideal place for painting outdoors, landscapes and light. Between 1815 and until the Impressionist movement, around 1860, famous painters stayed there.

Fontainebleau, between History, culture and nature

Carolus So, comfortably installed in Fontainebleau, you will have the pleasure of discovering this city full of charm and character. Fontainebleau is the famous castle which saw numerous sovereigns march from the Middle Ages until the 19th century; it is 25000Ha of forest with a diverse fauna and flora for nature lovers. Fontainebleau is also a central point for visiting the small surrounding villages, villages of charm and culture, famous for having hosted many artists, painters and poets…