Your stay at Hôtel le Richelieu
Ideally situated opposite the theatre and the Château de Fontainebleau, our hotel-restaurant offers a cultural stop in an exceptional setting. The hotel offers comfortable and spacious rooms with stunning views of the castle, and a restaurant with traditional overtones. Both a bistro and wine bar, our establishment is the guarantee of a unique stay in a friendly atmosphere! After enjoying and discussing our carefully selected wine list, you will appreciate our knowledge and quality of our meat as well as the freshness of our "homemade" products, always offered on the slate. A nod to the practical side in the heart of this beautiful historic city centre: the hotel is 50 m from Fontainebleau's two main car parks (fee).
This establishment does not allow pets.
Activities and interests at FONTAINEBLEAU
Fontainebleau and its castle
A royal Town, a Holiday Town, Fontainebleau, flanked by palace and forest, has welcomed extremely important personalities for centuries. Since the Middle Ages, 34 sovereigns have reigned within the Palace. Eras and locations have established themselves just like the warp and weft of fabric.
At present, the "Maison des Siècles" Palace and the forest are classified as UNESCO world heritage sites.
Barbizon, the town of painters is just 10 minutes from the hotel
Barbizon is a mythical place of the Pre-Impressionism period in France. Remaining to this day a woodcutter's hamlet, ever since 1830, the Auberge Ganne has welcomed painters who arrived looking to draw inspiration from the unspoilt nature. Later on, they divided their stays between Barbizon and Chailly-en-Bière, discovering their subjects within the neighbouring countryside or the forest.
Melun 15 minutes from the hotel
Ever since the Roman period, Melun has been located at the crossroads between the waterways and the land. The Capetians, in the 10th Century, established the royal castle which, up until the Renaissance, was a greatly appreciated holiday location for the Kings of France.
During the period from the 14th Century to the 16th Century, five monasteries were built in the town.
Provins 50 minutes from the hotel
Boasting unique heritage and a range of activities focusing on the theme of the Middle Ages, Provins takes visitors back to the time of Lords and Knights.
The town was awarded the title "Art and History Town" and is registered as a UNESCO "World Heritage Site".
Paris 50 minutes from the hotel
Paris is a first-class cultural and touristic location A tourist destination visited each year by some twenty-six million foreign tourists, inner Paris boasts 143 permanent museums and twenty-four temporary exhibition establishments, hence 223 in total, such as the Louvre or the Grand Palais, and exceptional sites such as the Champs-Élysées or the Eiffel Tower.
World capital for fairs and conferences, fashion, luxury, gastronomy and romantic love, Paris also offers a large selection in terms of shows, theatres, or operas, and additionally offers film-lovers an unparalleled choice of films from all over the globe.
Disneyland Paris 1h30 from the hotel
Located 1h30 from Fontainebleau, Disneyland® Paris welcomes both adults and children within a magical kingdom.
Throughout the entire year, in addition to the Disney attractions and characters, it is possible to take part in the marvellous shows and parades. All family members are sure to find something to entertain them.
Walk in the forest of Fontainebleau
Covering a surface area of 25,000 hectares, the forest of Fontainebleau remains a place of pure joy for nature lovers
Climbing in the forest of Fontainebleau
Fontainebleau is a site famous for the wealth of possibilities it offers climbers of all levels