- Domaine de Verchant is a Relais & Chateaux wine-growing country estate with a 16th-century orangery, centurion park and vineyards in France’s southwest. Designer rooms are contemporary and beautiful; dining can be gastronomic or bistro; and the infinity pool and spa overlooking the vines is the ultimate in French seduction.
- The château itself has 9 rooms and suites, 14 are located in outbuildings including 2 rooms for people with reduced mobility; there are also 2 apartments and a detached villa occupying the former forge.
- The 17 hectares of Verchant vineyards which surround the house, produce wines which can be sampled in the restaurant served with Mediterranean cuisine.
- The spa is open to the surrounding grounds, with views over the vineyards, and is the ideal spot to relax or enjoy some personalised treatments.
- Why not set out to explore the iconic Place de la Comédie, Montpellier’s old town, the protected marshes of the Camargue, the ramparts of Aigues-Mortes, the medieval walled city of Carcassonne, Nîmes’s Roman amphitheatre, the Pont du Gard, Cevennes National Park, the fishing port of Sète or discover the charms of Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert and Pic Saint-Loup.
EXCLUSIVE LUXE VOYAGER VIP BENEFITS & BEST PRICE
We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.
- Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
- Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
- Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
- Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
- Complimentary private airport transfers.
- Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
- Early check-in and late check-out.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi.
- Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.
A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.
The region also guarantees golf lovers the chance to play on high quality courses all year round: Golf de Montpellier – Massane and Golf de Fontcaude just ten or so kilometres away Golf de la Grande Motte 20km away Golf de Nîmes Campagne 60km away.
One hour from the Domain, this architectural structure was built over 2,000 years ago. The Pont du Gard is a site unique to France, as it is the only three-tiered Roman aqueduct still standing today. Discover this marvel that has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1982, while enjoying the charm and authenticity of the Gardon Valley.
Just 25 minutes from the Estate, visit the Camargue, typical landscapes of the Languedoc-Roussillon region. Discover this beautiful region on horseback, visit the Salin sea salt ponds, go on a 4×4 safari to see pink flamingos, bulls, horses and more.
25 minutes from the Estate, the waters of a mollusc-rich lagoon lap against the towns of Sète, Balaruc-les-Bains, Bouzigues, Mèze and Marseillan. A place to visit between sea and sky at the foot of Mont Saint-Clair in Sète, this vast lagoon plays an important role in the economy. Oysters and shellfish have been farmed here since Antiquity.
At the end of a drive bordered by century-old trees, this 16th century country house, set in the heart of magnificent landscaped grounds, offers an exquisite, tranquil retreat, just minutes from Montpellier city centre. Contemporary furniture is a graceful companion to its beautiful old stones and meticulously restored antique mosaics which combine to create a cosy cocoon. The 17 hectares of Verchant vineyards which surround the house, produce wines which can be sampled in the restaurant served with Mediterranean cuisine. The spa is open to the surrounding grounds, with views over the vineyards, and is the ideal spot to relax or enjoy some personalised treatments.
The deliberately intimate hotel maintains a low accommodation capacity to promote optimal service and comfort. 26 luxurious apartments, rooms and suites from 30 to 90 m² achieve a subtle blend of old architecture and contemporary design that extends into the hotel’s reception, lounges and lounge bar. The château itself has 9 rooms and suites, 14 are located in outbuildings including 2 rooms for people with reduced mobility; there are also 2 apartments and a detached villa occupying the former forge. Each room is unique and differs in its décor, configuration and facilities.
The 26 rooms languish in the main house – a buttermilk-yellow, 17th-century mansion – and a clutch of gorgeous outbuildings crafted in soft gold stone: the old bergerie (sheepfold), the forge and the Maison de Vendangeurs where extra hands, who were brought in to help with the seasonal grape harvest, lodged. Interior design is strikingly contemporary with white bed linens, bold curtain fabrics and Italian designer furniture. An in-room coffee machine, iMac, minibar, air-conditioning and ironing board are standard. Up-to-the-minute bathrooms have a second screen for decadent bathtub surfing. Deluxe rooms seduce with a bijou handkerchief garden or terrace, strung with jasmine and other lush, sweetly scented Mediterranean flora.
1 King size bed – Between 27 and 40 m². For 1 to 3 people.
1 King bed – 60sqm / 645sqft. View over the garden or the vineyard – Private terrace. Walk-in wardrobe – Modern style furniture. High-tech facilities – Writing desk. One of the 2 Prestige Suites features a rounded-shaped bed and a whirlpool bath with overhead rain shower – The other Prestige Suite features a private outdoor heated Jacuzzi and a bathroom with bath and shower – Twin vanity sinks – Hairdryer – Hermès toiletries – Bathrobes and slippers – Make-up mirror.
1 King size bed – Between 40 and 50m². 3 people maximum.
1 Queen or 2 twin beds – 50 sqm/538sqft. View over the garden or the vineyard. Walk-in wardrobe – Modern style furniture – High-tech facilities – Writing desk. En-suite bathroom with bathtub and shower – Twin vanity sinks – Hairdryer – Anne Sémonin toiletries – Bathrobes and slippers – Make-up mirror. Complimentary WiFi – Flat screen television – Direct dial telephone. Minibar – Safe deposit box Individually controlled air conditioning. 2 Extra beds possible only for children – Charges apply – 4 Persons maximum including 2 children.
Premium Junior Suite
1 Queen or 2 Twin beds – From 52sqm/559sqft to 70sqm/753sqft. View over the garden or the vineyard – Private terrace (for some of them). Walk-in wardrobe – Modern style furniture. High-tech facilities – Writing desk. En-suite bathroom with bath and shower – Twin vanity sinks – Hairdryer – Anne Sémonin toiletries – Bathrobes and slippers – Make-up mirror. Complimentary WiFi – Flat screen television – Direct dial telephone. Minibar – Safe deposit box – Individually controlled air conditioning. 2 Extra beds possible only for children – Charges apply – 4 Persons maximum including 2 children.
2 separate bedrooms – 1 King size bed and a sofa bed – Between 60 and 90 m² – Living room. 4 people maximum.
2 Separate bedrooms or 1 bedroom and sofa bed in the living room – Master bedroom with 1 King bed – 55sqm/592sqft. Private balcony or garden – Fully equipped kitchen. En-suite bathroom with whirlpool bathtub and walk-in shower – Twin vanity sinks – Hairdryer – Anne Sémonin toiletries – Bathrobes and slippers – Make-up mirror. Complimentary WiFi – Flat screen television – Direct dial telephone. Minibar – Safe deposit box – Individually controlled air conditioning. No extra bed possible – 4 Persons maximum including 2 children against surcharge.
The Villa Sarnelly
Since January 2012, the Villa Sarnelly has also been available for rent at the Domaine de Verchant. A 16th century mansion, entirely renovated, masterfully blending modernity and authenticity and just a hop from the hotel. At the heart of a 7,000m², landscaped garden, the villa boasts 600m² of living space. Contemporary decor, an 80m2 master with a bathroom featuring a balneo bath and a private hammam, two rooms with a private water room and a self-standing apartment of 60m². The living space is ideal with its 50m² TV room, 70 m² living room with fireplace and 120m² living and dining area, ideal for parties with family or friends.
You won’t go hungry. Chef Damien Cousseau cooks up creative Mediterranean cuisine in the gastronomic restaurant overlooking the park. By the pool and vineyard, La Plage serves bistro fare and Sunday brunch in a fashionable, beach-like space that would sit just as well in St-Tropez. Come dusk, it morphs into a chic party venue with live music. Breakfast is a sweet-and-savoury buffet.
The restaurant “Verchant” of the Domaine de Verchant is open throughout the week whether it’s for a business lunch or dinner with friends or family. With stunning views of the outdoor pool and grounds, come and discover the skills and creativity of our chef Jérôme Bartoletti. Choose from the seasonal menus created by our chef where the emphasis is on regional produce and enhanced by a warm, intimate atmosphere.
La Plage dans les Vignes
An absolute must for this charming oasis among the vines: an invitation to escape, relax and unwind. You will experience the pleasure of lazing in the sun, with Mediterranean scents wafting by… just 10 minutes from the city center protected from the urban bustle, a unique, exceptional place. The restaurant among the vines, seating 70, where you can sample cuisine with a southern French flair, at once refined and delicious. The relaxed yet sophisticated atmosphere will relax and delight you. The “La Plage” bar, a concept combining: champagne, innovative cocktails, DJ, bands, tapas… a whole programme over the summer season. The whole beach team will be at your service to leave nothing to be desired, and to help you have a truly relaxing experience.
La Plage Restaurant
Come to discover the “à la carte” menu imagined by our Chef, Jérôme Bartoletti, in our bistrot surrounded by the wineyards.
To help you can relax and unwind, the Estate has a spa with heated indoor pool, Turkish baths, saunas and eight treatment rooms, two outdoor pools and a tennis court. Our 13-hectare vineyard lets you explore and discover our grape varieties. Bicycles are available for your use. In our shop/tasting cellar you can find out about and taste our range of wines, and buy them as well. The beach… among the vines, an ideal place to rest and relax in a deckchair looking out onto the vineyard with a refreshing cocktail in your hand.
At the edge of the vineyards that surround the Estate, our resort has a garden-level indoor pool equipped with a countercurrent swim system, experience showers, Jacuzzi, Turkish bath, 3 saunas and a relaxation room where relaxation and serenity are the order of the day.
Unique to Montpellier, the Domaine de Verchant Spa invites you to discover this cocoon of bliss covering 2,000 sq meters located at the heart of 17 hectares of vineyards. The Domaine de Verchant spa is dedicated to relaxation and wellness. Spa facilities include heated indoor pool, Turkish baths, saunas and eight treatment rooms some with views of the vineyards.
To combine well-being of body and mind, the Domaine de Verchant has a 400 sq meters gym with the latest generation Technogym equipment and the expertise of a personal trainer to guide you.