Time spent in France’s stunning Vaucluse region deserves an equally unforgettable hotel spa Provence. In the very heart of Côtes du Rhône vineyards country in south of France, the historic 4-star Château de Massillan has everything guests need to explore nearby Châteauneuf du Pape and Avignon.
Built 500 years ago as a hunting lodge for King Henri II and lover Diane de Poitiers, the Château de Massillan in Provence has been sensitively updated into the finest hotel spa. Situated in a park of majestic trees and a lake, owner Didier Pérréol’s passion for the environment and eco-construction has transformed the hotel.
Each of its unique 25 rooms with private terraces, its family rooms, junior or bridal suites have been designed using feng shui principles, reflected in quality materials and mix of contemporary and antique furnishings.
Outside, the 4,000 sq m ECOCERT organic vegetable garden supplies the Château de Massillan with food, animals are reared onsite, and egg-laying hens are fed organically.
The attention to detail continues inside, where talented chef Frederic le Bourlout and his team develop cuisine in harmony with nature, drawing inspiration from the organic garden and continually reinventing dishes in accordance with seasonal produce.
Cooking courses and workshops allow guests to use produce from the organic garden to create their own masterpieces.
As you would expect from a hotel spa in Provence, everything needed to recharge your batteries is in the Château de Massillan. The elegant Bio Spa’s experts use a range of organic products to rejuvenate the most exhausted guests. Therapies include signature massages and bioenergetic treatments, sophrology (a form of yoga) and beauty treatments.
If you have to work, then the Château de Massillan has business facilities the equal of any hotel spa Provence. The 250 sq m Bastide is a magnificent reception room. Combined with other rooms and lounges including a bar, a total 420 sq m of space can be made available for flawless events.
Built to celebrate a royal love affair, the Château de Massillan is a dream venue for a wedding. Its beautiful parkland setting, terraces, swimming pool, lake and even Le Grand Potager Bio offer unforgettable backdrops for the big day. The stunning Cour d’Honneur (courtyard) can hold up to 180 guests, and if the weather is bad, the party can be moved to La Bastide for a truly once-in-a-lifetime occasion.