Hotel Crillon le Brave: a charming hotel in the South of France

Hotel Crillon le Brave: a charming hotel in the South of France

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Discover the elegance and charm of Hotel Crillon le Brave, a true gem in the South of France. Nestled on a hilltop in the picturesque village of Crillon le Brave, this luxury hotel offers breath-taking views of the surrounding vineyards and the Rhone Valley. With its perfect blend of modern comfort and Provencal authenticity, Crillon le Brave hotel is the destination of choice for travellers seeking an unforgettable experience of serenity and picturesque discoveries from the South of France hotel of the Maisons Pariente Collection.

 

Discoveries and activities from our hotel in the South of France

Hotel Crillon le Brave is ideally located for exploring the surrounding area and taking advantage of the many activities on offer in the South of France. You can discover the typical hilltop villages of Provence, visit famous vineyards, and taste world-renowned wines. The region is renowned for its picturesque hilltop villages such as Gordes, Ménerbes, Bonnieux and Roussillon. Stroll through their narrow streets, admire the traditional architecture, and enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding countryside. 

Nature lovers can also enjoy wonderful walks or bike rides through the region's landscapes. When you stay at Hotel Crillon le Brave, you not only enjoy the elegance and comfort of our renowned establishment, but also have the chance to discover a multitude of activities and wonders to explore in the surrounding area. Our hotel in the South of France is ideally located for unforgettable experiences and discovering the cultural, natural and gastronomic riches of the Provencal region.

Provence is famous for its wines, especially rosés. If you're a nature lover, the area around Crillon le Brave is full of beautiful landscapes to explore. Mont Ventoux, famous for its hiking and cycling trails, offers stunning panoramas. Whether you choose to venture out on foot, mountain bike or even cycle up the slopes of Mont-Ventoux, you'll be rewarded with breath-taking views of the surrounding countryside. Hiking trails take you through lavender fields, lush forests, and picturesque hilltop villages.

Around Crillon le Brave, you'll find superb walks and hikes through the beautiful Provence region. Here are a few suggestions for discovering the nature and picturesque landscapes near Crillon le Brave:

  • Le Sentier des Cèdres: This easy hike takes you through fragrant cedar forests, offering beautiful views of Mont Ventoux and the surrounding villages.
  • Les Dentelles de Montmirail: Just a few kilometres from Crillon le Brave, you can hike through the Dentelles de Montmirail, a limestone mountain range offering panoramic views of the region's vineyards and villages.
  • Sentier de la Combe Obscure: This hike takes you through a spectacular gorge with towering cliffs and wild landscapes.
  • Mont Ventoux: If you're an experienced hiker, you can try climbing Mont Ventoux from Crillon le Brave for exceptional views from the summit.
  • Rocher du Cire: This short hike takes you to the summit of Rocher du Cire, offering breath-taking views over vineyards and lavender fields.
  • Le Tour du Lac du Paty: A pleasant stroll around Lac du Paty, offering panoramic views of the hills and vineyards.
  • La Balade des Géants : This family-friendly walk takes in century-old trees and beautiful scenery near Crillon le Brave.

If you're a wine lover, you'll be delighted by the proximity of the region's famous vineyards. You'll be able to discover renowned wine estates and taste exceptional wines, such as those from Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Gigondas or Vacqueyras. Guided vineyard tours, tastings and meetings with passionate winemakers will help you explore the secrets of Provencal viticulture.

History and culture buffs can discover the region's many treasures. Visit authentic medieval villages such as Gordes, Roussillon and Ménerbes, with their picturesque lanes, ancient churches, and panoramic views of the surroundings.

Would you like to immerse yourself in Provencal culture? Don't forget to visit the local markets to discover the region's typical fresh produce, such as olive oil, cheeses, truffles, and aromatic herbs. The markets of Provence are the perfect place to start your trip! Colourful and lively, these renowned markets have always exalted the local art of living. Every village has its own market, each with its own unique charm. You'll be able to marvel at and taste the best of local produce every day. Vibrant, lively and generous: these adjectives perfectly describe the markets of Provence. Stroll between the colourful stalls, chat with producers and indulge in the region's delicious gastronomic specialties.

 

Refined rooms and suites typical of a hotel in the South of France

The rooms and suites of our luxury hotel in the South of France welcome you in a refined decor that reveals all the poetic beauty of a place directly inspired by the surrounding Provence. Soft plaids, noble materials, light hues and delicate colours combine harmoniously to create a unique ambience. Each room, in perfect harmony with the surrounding nature, offers a space conducive to escapism, with meticulously selected decor featuring antique furniture and delicate antiques. Depending on the room you choose, your eyes will be drawn to the majestic Mont Ventoux, the verdant olive groves or the vineyards that stretch as far as the eye can see.

 

Enjoy a unique dinner on the terraces of our restaurants 

Our hotel in the south of France is home to two culinary worlds, where you can savour refined cuisine inspired by the flavours of Provence. At La Table du Ventoux, the Chef highlights the exceptional products of local artisans to offer you a culinary experience that celebrates Provence. Melons from Cavaillon, green asparagus from Mazan and almonds from Provence are sublimated to reveal their full flavours and create a harmony of textures. In summer, local meats carefully selected by the Chef are cooked on the barbecue or plancha, and can be enjoyed on the panoramic terrace with its breath-taking views of Mont Ventoux. When temperatures cool, the pretty dining room, designed as a winter garden, becomes a welcoming refuge.

For a more intimate experience, head to the gourmet restaurant La Madeleine, which pays homage to the famous mountain pass nearby. Chef Adrien Brunet pushes flavour combinations even further, always highlighting local treasures. For example, pigeon from Sarrians is paired with beurre blanc and green vegetables from Ventoux, while trout from Ardèche is enjoyed with lemon caviar from Aubignan. The 6-step menu is punctuated by nods to the famous madeleine: dark chocolate madeleines molded in period molds, savoury madeleines in bite-size appetizers... These delights are accompanied by the region's finest wines, carefully selected by the sommelier, who also offers rarer bottles to perfect your taste experience.

 

An exceptional spa in Provence

For your relaxation and refreshment, Hotel Crillon le Brave boasts a magnificent outdoor swimming pool. Set in the heart of a lush garden, the pool offers an idyllic setting for relaxing moments in the sun. You can lounge on comfortable deckchairs while sipping a refreshing cocktail and admiring the spectacular scenery all around you. Then for total relaxation, take advantage of our superb spa located within the hotel in the south of France. The Tata Harper Spa is housed in the hotel's 18th-century stables. In an atmosphere of Olympian calm, three cabins await you to experience holistic treatments. Our treatment protocols are entirely personalized to meet your individual needs. They combine the restorative benefits of nature with the expertise of our therapists, offering a true rebirth. Whether you need to prepare for or recuperate from a sporting activity, or for expectant mothers to benefit from a treatment, our therapists will propose a programme tailored to your specific needs. For couples, the hotel also offers a duo cabin, allowing you to enjoy precious moments of relaxation and serenity together.

 

Hotel Crillon le Brave opened on April 7th, 2023. To learn more about us and book your stay, visit our website or contact our reservations team at reservations@crillonlebrave.com or by phone at +33 4 90 65 61 61