Abbaye de la Bussière



Editor Rating
Scale of 90-100

Founded by Cistercian monks in 1131 and located about 40 minutes from the great wine towns of the Côte d’Or, this former abbey was also once the country residence of the bishops of Dijon. The manor was converted into a 20-room hotel by husband-and-wife team Clive and Tanith Cummings in 2005. Set amid a walled 17-acre park, this magnificent three-story mansion is constructed of mellow golden limestone and topped by a steep slate roof. The individually decorated guest lodgings feature fine antiques, toile de Jouy fabrics and baths with Jacuzzi tubs. Atmospheric public areas include a music room with a fireplace, an intimate “ladies’ lounge,” a casual bistro and Guillaume Royer’s Michelin-starred Le 1131 restaurant with a menu that displays a shrewd synthesis of French tradition and the modern demand for lighter and healthier eating. Biking tours and private wine-tasting sessions can be arranged.

Average Mid-High Season Rates (including taxes):

Junior Suite, $640; Suite, $690.

Standard Inclusions:

Use of hotel bicycles; Wi-Fi; Parking

Abbaye de la Bussière Features:
  • Bar
  • Biking
  • Children welcome
  • Hiking
  • Restaurant
  • Room service

Hotel Location:

Worldwide /  Europe /  France /  Burgundy

Learn more about Abbaye de la Bussière:

To learn more or call +(33) 3-80-49-02-29. Contact Andrew Harper Travel to book this hotel as part of your next vacation.

In order to offer you the highest level of service, online booking is currently not available. Please call Andrew Harper Travel at (800) 375-4685, or contact the hotel directly, for reservations.

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