Within 90 minutes of Paris
, you will arrive in the Champagne Ardenne region of France
. Unpack your suitcase in your home-away-from-home. Privately-owned vacation rental accommodations are set up with convenient amenities. Head to the local market or grocery store and your evening snack, or tomorrow’s breakfast, is quickly prepared in the fully-equipped kitchen of your condo rental or villa rental. Staying in lovingly restored villas is a wonderful treat.
There are farmstead villa rentals surrounded by vineyards. If you are a wine aficionado
or wish to explore the world of wine making, the historic cities of Rheims and Epernay with its well-known vineyards and wine cellar are a pleasurable holiday destination. The French Ardennes
is north of the city of Reims and the fields along the rivers Meuse and Marne were the scene of decisive battles. At Sedan, you can visit its imposing fortress
The Champagne Tourist Trail
has about 80 different points of interest – mostly Champagne cellars – and stretches over 600 kilometres
. Serving champagne is an art form and doing so is made memorable when the champagne is served in mouth-blown crystal stemware crafted by the Royal Champagne Crystal Works
located in Bayel – a tradition that began in 1678 by the talented Venetian master glass worker, Jean-Baptiste Mazzolay. The techniques of glass blowing and etching come to life at the Bayel Ecomusuem.
Visit the Gothic Notre-Dame Cathedral
where 25 kings were crowned, giving the city of Rheims the distinction of being the called the City of Coronations
. See the fortified citadel and ramparts of Langres. The preserved half-timbered houses built during the 16th Century can be seen in the city of Troyes
– the largest city in the Champagne region. Knitwear produced here made Troyes a famous part of the French textile industry. The Hosiery and Knitwear Museum
displays examples which were made over the last centuries. After a day of being out-and-about, return to your vacation rental accommodations and put up your feet. It is time to relax. Are you planning your vacation to remember? Check out the many holiday home options right here. With pride of ownership, privately-owned vacation rental accommodations are a welcomed alternative to staying in a hotel for your lodging accommodation.
Browse this easy-to-navigate website to view all your options.
A description of what is included with a privately-owned vacation rental is accompanied with photos. Owner Direct Vacation Rentals
has condo rentals, a villa rental by the ocean, flats to let, cabins, cottages and cabins, and villa rentals that have individual apartments to rent. Book vacation rentals directly from owners.