Château de la Resle | Adults only

Montigny-la-Resle, France


The Essentials

  • pool, spa area, restaurant
  • Hotel Type: Romantic, Small, Design, Quiet, Nature
  • Hotel size (number of rooms): 6
  • Check-in: 16:00 - 19:00 o'clock | Check-out: 10:00 - 11:00 o'clock
  • Spoken languages in the hotel: English, German, French, Dutch, Spanish

Sneak peek


  • Bed and breakfast within a lovingly restored castle from the 17th to the 19th centuries
  • Harmonious furnishings, antique furniture and modern art from a private collection
  • Breakfast is included in the room rates
  • Guests can buy exclusive images designed for the château
  • Family service from the warm and helpful hosts
  • Small spa with sauna and steam bath
  • Heated outdoor swimming pool and fitness room
  • Local produce on sale

Good to know

  • It is a non-smoking accommodation
  • Children over 16 years old are welcome
  • Private swimming pool restaurant only serves food a few days per week
  • Nearby there are some additional restaurants that are accessible by taxi or car
  • Free parking is available at the hotel


wireless LAN
WLAN in lobby
Free of charge
WLAN in lobby
Free of charge
non-smoking building
entire hotel incl. lobby
parking spaces
deckchairs, nature views
garden / outside area
restaurant Table d'hôtes
Free of charge


Rue des Buttes
89230 Montigny-la-Resle
Burgundy, France
in a forest/woods
10 km (A6)
train station
12 km (Auxerre)
140 km (Orly)
nearest city
12 km (Auxerre)
12 km (Auxerre)
golf course
40 km (Roncemay)
historic district
12 km (Chablis)

Hotel description

Spread over 6 hectares the elaborately restored, ivy-covered estate dates back to the period between the 17th and 19th centuries. The friendly owners have lovingly designed the château’s 2 guest rooms and 4 suites with selected antiques, elegant furnishings and loft-character using modern art from their private collection. The hotel also offers its guests a small spa, gym and heated outdoor swimming pool.
Design Hotel: Art from their private collection, design shop with exclusive images, hand-picked antiques and furniture in loft-style
The owners have a knack for harmoniously combining the historical charm of a château with modern art. Original features such as the wooden beams and fireplaces have been preserved in the restoration of the building. The 2 rooms and 4 spacious suites are individually furnished with selected antiques, furniture with loft-character and decorated with images from the private collection of the two hosts. In the hotel’s own design shop guests can purchase images designed exclusively by artists for the Château de la Resle.
Historic hotel: Restored castle with many original features and furnished with antiques
The Château de la Resle is a typical French country chateau. The building situated on the 6-hectare estate was originally built between the 17th and 19th centuries. The owners Johan Bouman and Pieter Franssens have devoted themselves to the restoration project with absolute dedication. The characteristic historical elements such as fireplaces, exposed wooden beams, and the stairs have been expertly preserved. They harmoniously blend selected antiques in the guest rooms and the modern art paintings on the walls creating a successful contrast.
Romantic Hotel: Intimate, blazing fireplaces and picturesque setting
With just 6 rooms, the Château de la Resle exudes the charm of a private residence. The warm dutch hosts Johan Bouman and Pieter Franssens obligingly take care of their guests. The owners keep horses in the surrounding forest of the 6-hectare estate surrounding the hotel. Here, you can comfortably start the day with breakfast in the garden and enjoy panoramic views over the valley. The bed and breakfast facilities include historic fireplaces where you can spend romantic evenings with a glass of their own Chablis wine. Those who wish to can also rent the whole spa of the hotel for private treatments.
Food & Drink: Pool restaurant, breakfast with regional
Every morning when the weather is fine a breakfast buffet with regional products is served in the in the château’s garden. For lunch and dinner "table d’hôtes" cuisine is served in the hotel’s poolside restaurant several days a week. The owners have years of experience in the food industry and want to share their passion for good food with their guests. They produce their own Chablis wine and sell hand-picked products from local producers. In the surrounds of the hotel, there are also some additional restaurants. The hosts can provide tips and arrange a taxi on request.
Sports & Leisure Time: Small spa with sauna and steam bath, fitness room and heated outdoor swimming pool, golf and excursions in the vicinity
A blend of boutique hotel and mini-resort, the Château de la Resle has a small spa with sauna and steam bath. On request, guests can exclusively reserve the whole area and enjoy quiet moments of relaxation. There is also a modern gym and a heated outdoor swimming pool with bike rental possible. A picturesque park with deck chairs and a boules field stretches around the hotel. Destinations such Auxerre, just 12 km away from the hotel, with its historic old town and the Abbey of Saint-Germain, as well as the vineyards for Chablis or Irancy are easily reached. A special highlight is a balloon ride over the picturesque landscape of Burgundy with its vineyards, which starts nearby to the hotel. Golfers can enjoy the 18-hole golf course at Roncemay (approx. 37 km away) or the 9-hole course at Tanlay, approximately 45 km away at their own expense.
Location: Quiet, surrounded by woods with a panoramic view over the valley
The Château de la Resle is situated in a well-known wine-growing region of Burgundy. It is surrounded by a picturesque park for guests which opens up onto a forest and offers stunning views over the valley. Nearby, there are a few restaurants that you reach by car or taxi in about 5 to 10 minutes. To do this, the host can provide tips. The nearest town of Auxerre is about 12 km away, where further entertainment and shops may be found. The Chablis vineyards, one of the most famous French white wines, can be reached by guests in around a 20 minute drive. The nearest airport is around 15 km away at Auxerre Branches Airport.

Frequently asked questions

Yes, the hotel provides free parking facilities for its guests: Parking space

There is free Wi-Fi in all rooms.

The following pools are available onsite: outdoor pool

The hotel has the following restaurants: Table d'hôtes

The hotel has 6 rooms in total.

Check-in: 16:00 - 19:00 o'clock | Check-out: 10:00 - 11:00 o'clock

Yes, breakfast is offered: breakfast buffet

No, the hotel caters exclusively to adult guests.

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