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  • Created by the French Minister of Tourism in November 2010, the “Palace” status (distinction Palace) is designed to award official recognition to the finest 5-star hotels.

  • Hotel ratings: the benchmarks have changed in 2010.

  • Hostels are a great accommodation alternative for young travellers in France.

  • If you are looking for accommodation with a difference, the region offers you innumerable options in the form of chateaux, luxury hotels with vineyards providing perfect vistas, and boutique hotels designed in traditional styles reminiscent of the region and its history. A warm ambience, excellent hospitality standards and services all create perfect memories of a unforgettable holiday.

  • New ratings for tourist accommodation, fundamentally reformed in 2009 and issued by the State after a thorough visit of the establishment every 5 years by specialists.

  • This category includes establishements that offer, in return for a fixed price, accommodation, catering or self-catering options, entertainment and leisure facilities. Holiday Villages are rated from...
  • When organising your next trip to France, don't forget to take a look at the Logis hotel-restaurants for accommodation.

  • B&B, homestay rentals or CouchSurfing, choose a new way to travel, sharing moments with your hosts during your stay in France.

  • New ratings explained for furnished holiday rentals: stronger commitments for each category!