6 charming accommodations for your gourmet French food and wine tour of Beaune Burgundy


If you are planning on taking a gourmet food or wine tour of Beaune, France, savoring lunch at la Ferme de La Ruchotte® is absolutely essential. La Ruchotte® has carefully selected the 6 most charming accommodations in Beaune and its environs so that you can make the best of your visit to the Burgundy region of France.


6 perfect places to stay during your gourmet food or wine tour of Beaune, France

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La Saura: An intimately charming Bed and Breakfast in Lusigny-sur-Ouche

Your gourmet food and wine tour of France will be spent in elegance at La Saura bed and breakfast located approximately 15 minutes from Beaune. Housed in a typical French stone building dating from 1779, which was formerly a post office, La Saura offers comfortable guest rooms. Amenities include a fantastic restaurant serving exceptional seasonal dishes, a veranda, stunning gardens, a library and a heated outdoor swimming pool. Pascal and Maïté provide you with comforts designed for an experience of utmost relaxation and indulgence.


Le Cep: 5-star hotel in Beaune

This charming establishment Located in the heart of Beaune just a stone’s throw from the Hôtel Dieu des Hospices and the Notre-Dame basilica. A member of the prestigious Small Luxury Hotels of the World and Châteaux Hôtels Collection, Le Cep is also on Condé Nast Traveller’s Gold List. Le Cep is a luxurious, refined hotel that is the perfect addition to your gourmet food and wine touring vacation in Burgundy, France. It is sure to meet the needs of even the most discerning foodie and epicurean. The hotel restaurant has an extensive wine list with more than 70 wines that are served by the glass.


Le Chapeau Rouge: 2 Michelin Star hotel restaurant in Dijon

Why not add a visit to a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the capital of the Dukes of Burgundy to your gourmet food and wine tour of France by spending the night in the historic center of Dijon? The Chapeau Rouge is a 4-star hotel that features a restaurant helmed by Chef William Frachot that was awarded 2 Michelin stars. The restaurant features a, "Cozy yet elegant atmosphere and inventive recipes that the Chef creates with the utmost respect for product integrity and flavors." It goes without saying that you will appreciate the extensive selection of wines.


L’Hôtel de La Poste: Charming hotel in Pouilly en Auxois

This charming hotel is housed in a building dating back to the 18th century that used to serve as a post office. This intimate, cozy hotel features 7 rooms and is steeped in over 200 years of history. The Hôtel de La Poste is the perfect stopover for the true French experience during your food and wine tour of Beaune and the surrounding countryside. The hotel restaurant offers traditional home cooking prepared by Chef Anthony Bonnardot that features artisanal products from local farmers. Chef Bonnardot is particularly attached to the Burgundian terroir and takes great "pride in making fresh seasonal products shine in all their glory." The restaurant’s menu changes according to the products that are available at the local famer’s market.


Le Château de Sainte Sabine: 4-star Château hotel in Sainte Sabine

This small 16th century 4-star château hotel nestled in 20 acres of rolling hills features 22 timeless and charming rooms and an outdoor swimming pool. The Château de Sainte Sabine is the perfect romantic setting to unwind in during your food and wine tour of France! A truly peaceful, rejuvenating haven where you can unwind and enjoy the unspoiled French countryside in all its beauty. The hotel restaurant’s young Burgundian Chef Benjamin Linnard concocts mouthwatering dishes using seasonal products, bringing you on a gustative journey from the deep earthy richness of the Burgundy Truffle to some of the region’s finest wines.


Le Moulin Papotte: 4 houses for rent in Bligny sur Ouche

The Moulin de Papotte offers a different yet charming style of accommodation with its 4 vacation homes for rent near Beaune, France. This lodging located in the heart of the Ouche Valley offers guests a sense of autonomy. Architects restored this 15th century inspired mill into houses with "warm, poetic and unique spirits." The houses are surrounded by 6 acres of land, featuring a fish pond fed by the river that crosses the estate, a large vegetable garden, a chicken coop, fields, a convenient store and even a café.


Your gourmet food and wine tour of Beaune in Burgundy, France

Beaune: An essential stop during your food and wine tour in France

A gourmet getaway perfect for touring the Burgundy food and wine region

The Route des Grands Crus (Wine Route) passes through the most prestigious part of Burgundy’s vineyards, between Dijon and Beaune then on to Santenay. This exceptional French wine touring region is well known among connoisseurs of wine. The city of Beaune and the surrounding countryside are home to some of France’s most prestigious vineyards, offering everything from guided tours of wineries to tasting competitions.

The best restaurants in Côte d’Or

Burgundy and more specifically Beaune are renowned for having some of France’s finest gourmet restaurants. If you are organizing a trip centered around touring France in search of exceptional food and wine, Beaune should definitely be at the top of your list of places to visit!

La Ruchotte: A restaurant you must visit during your food tour of Burgundy

A unique gastronomic experience & highlight of your stay in Beaune

The Ferme de La Ruchotte® is a unique organic farmhouse inn and restaurant that has received outstanding reviews. A feature that sets this restaurant apart from others is the fact that Chef Frédéric Ménager also raises chickens and grows vegetables in the sustainable gardens surrounding the establishment. Chef Ménager uses these home-grown products like a magician whose deep understanding of seasonality imbues each recipe, infusing traditional French home cooking with gourmet elements to create his signature organic Haute cuisine Bourgeoise. The restaurant is a family affair, as Fred has enlisted many of its members to participate – his mother forages the mushrooms, his cousin provides the goat cheese and Fred hikes the surrounding woods in search of wild asparagus and bear’s garlic. Fred offers the ultimate experience of exploring haute-cuisine by restyling it with modern, creative and rustic elements. The restaurant’s casual, convivial atmosphere is perfect for soaking up his ingredient-driven dishes that are designed to pique your senses.

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Reserve your table La Ruchotte farmhouse inn and organic restaurant

Located in Bligny sur Ouche, north-east of Beaune, the gourmet farm-to-table restaurant La Ferme de La Ruchotte® serves lunch by reservation only from Wednesday to Sunday. To reserve your table, you can fill out our reservation form or call +33 3 80 20 04 79. If you eat vegetarian, vegan or gluten-free, the Chef can adapt his dishes if you let us know ahead of time when you make your reservation. Looking to gift the perfect gourmet experience? La Ruchotte’s® e-shop features gift cards your foodie is sure to love. Follow us on social media to stay-in-the-know about upcoming events at La Ruchotte®!

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