Small beach hotel with eco ethos surrounded by dazzling green vineyards. Great for Slow-Chic families.
Les Vignes de la Chapelle in Sainte Marie de Ré, on the southern shores of the Ile de Ré, is a breezy and beachy family-friendly boutique hotel. Set amidst peaceful pastoral surroundings, just a pedal stroke from the beach and the village, the hotel Les Vignes de la Chapelle has a relaxed and easeful atmosphere.
Open from April to mid-Novenmber
Double rooms start from 100 € per night. Use the calendar to find the rate and availability on a specific date and to book online.
The Ile de Ré and its lovely away-from-it-all feel. The fact that it probably has the highest concentration of cyclists outside Amsterdam or Copenhagen should be a hint as to the pace of living here. It’s all about simple pleasures, and understated coolness. Photogenic villages, old ports, sandy beaches, oyster farms, vineyards: the Ile de Ré has it all – but jealously keeps it secret.
Rooms: The 19 rooms are all are located on the ground floor and come with an outdoor furnished terrace – most of which with direct access to the garden.
Breakfast: Highlight of the day. Both for the selection of local products and the superb views over the surrounding vineyards.
Bar: The Cognac Bar. Enjoy the peaceful pastoral surroundings from the decked terrace in the warmer season, or cuddle up by the crackling fire with a good book in early spring and autumn.
Restaurant: There is no restaurant at the Vignes de la Chapelle hotel, however they will happily wrap up tasty lunch boxes for you to take out to the beach.
Pool: Yes, heated outdoor pool and hot tub – with a view.
Family holidays, French countryside picnic experience, Honeymoons, Luxury stay, Village feel, Wine country
Brandy, Seafood, Wine