We spent 3 nights in this amazing abbey in a beautiful quiet valley nearby Dijon. The dinner in the Gothic restaurant is in itself really worth the trip. Including the pre-appetizer, the pre-starter and all the "small" plates between the main dishes, we counted nearly 13 or 14 dishes. That's probably more than what a normal human can take but well... Who cares with such a high quality of cuisine. The suites are extraordinary and all the building is restored with taste. English taste, that is. But really worth it.
If we only give 4 stars in stead of 5, it is because the French speaking guests don't seem to recieve the same attention from the owners than their English guests. It is quite a shame to have to wait on the main terrasse for nearly 20 minutes before being given some attention from the owner for a drink as nobody else was at hand. We almost felt like we were disturbing him from his chat with some fellow compatriots. Too bad, as the other French personnel is just amazing.
Thus 4 stars only. But in this kind of hotels, the small details kill...More
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