The Alsace region is one of the most charming regions in France. In addition, the grape harvest there. A good reason to take a weekend to go to pull. Some fun verblijfsadresjes.
The wine region of Alsace is probably one of the most charming of France. The wine Route, which winds its way along typical villages with half-timbered houses decorated with geraniums, is a feast for the eye. And the ‘Grands Blancs’, the famous white wines… a feast for the taste buds.
So why not a weekend or a longer stay, in one of the hotels, gîtes or guest rooms that the region is rich in.
The grape harvest is getting nearer. He begins at the end of August/beginning of september for the ‘crémant’ and from mid-september for the other varieties. The harvest ends probably around mid-October, depending on the meteorological conditions. One more reason to go to the Alsace region to attract…
Some nice places to stay
In guest rooms
‘Pêche de Vigne’ in Rodern
Rodern is recessed between the vineyards at the foot of Haut-Koenigsbourg. It is one of the typical and quiet villages along the Wine road, located between Colmar and Strasbourg.
The house, a restored old winery, it looks very charming. The visitor will find five carefully decorated rooms in a refined country look. The hosts also offer a ‘table d’hôte’. Outside there is a heated swimming pool and a spa with massaging jets.
In the surroundings: hiking and cycling in the wine country of the Gloeckelberg, visit the castle of Haut-Koenigsbourg.
“La Rose d’alsace” in Rosheim
In the small medieval town of Rosheim, a few miles from Obernai, La Rose d’alsace four beautiful, bright and spacious rooms, which are equipped with all comfort. They are located in the main building of a farmhouse that has been renovated with respect for the traditions of the region. The garden, with lighting and garden furniture, is an ideal place for a refreshing glass of wine to enjoy in the summer. In the winter it is a gem covered with a white mantle.
‘Le Clos Froehn in Zellenberg
Martine and Alphonse Obry received the visitor in one of the three rooms of their house. Le Clos Foehn is a quiet place in the village of Zellenberg, 1 km from Riquewihr) that overlooks the vineyards. The house is flanked by a tower, a legacy from the 13th century. An ideal destination for lovers of nature, good wines and good food.
L’Ami Fritz in Ottrott-le-Haut
The Romantik Hotel L’ami Fritz, in his name the passion of the Alsace and hospitality wear, is housed in a beautiful building in local stone, at the foot of the Mont Sainte-Odile. In the warm setting of the restaurant “Winstub’ one can produce, wild game, fish, and all the speciality of the Alsace tasting.
Hotel Arnold in Itterswiller
The charming hotel is situated in the middle of the vineyards, at the foot of the Vosges mountains, and offers 28 luxury rooms and a duplex. Most of the rooms have an exceptional view over the vineyards and the plain of Alsace.
On the other side of the street is the ‘Winstub’, an old wine cellar which was decorated as a restaurant. As a tribute to his original function was a druivenpers preserved in the hall, where the guests can enjoy in-house prepared foie gras, baeckeoffe is cooked in the old way, choucroute royale. Also fish is on the menu. The whole year you can benefit from regionally inspired dishes with fresh seizoenproducten.