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* '''[http://www.longitudehotels.com/groupe-en/ Longitude Hotels]'''
 
For 20 years, Longitude Hotels has been putting its know-how and expertise to serve at best its customers.
 
 
Hospitality is our passion, this is why we promise to welcome you in the best conditions of quality and of service.
 
 
Across France, our collection of hotels and castles welcomes you.
 
 
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* '''[http://www.longitudehotels.com/chateau-salles/en/presentation.html Chateau de Salles]'''[http://www.chateausalles.com/]
 
Located a few minutes from Aurillac, the Hotel [http://www.longitudehotels.com/chateau-salles/en/presentation.html Chateau de Salles][http://www.chateausalles.com/] offers an exceptional panorama on the Monts of Cantal. located near the Vézac golf course(18 holes), the property extends over a park of eight hectares.
 
 
This ancient castle of the fifteenth century offers [http://www.longitudehotels.com/chateau-salles/en/diaporama.html 30 rooms and suites nature harmoniously combining charm], elegance, comfort and authenticity.
 
 
The restaurant, one of the best in the region, will deliciously complement your stay.
 
 
For your leisure and and professional events, the hotel also offers its guests a swimming pool, gym, steam room, sauna, tennis court and three large rooms. The outstanding locationmakes you just a few minutes of main interests in the region.
 
 
* '''[http://www.longitudehotels.com/chateau-st-cirq-lapopie/en/presentation.html Chateau de Saint-Cirq Lapopie]'''[http://www.lapopie.fr/]
 
[http://www.longitudehotels.com/chateau-st-cirq-lapopie/en/presentation.html Chateau de Saint-Cirq Lapopie][http://www.lapopie.fr/] is the perfect hideaway for the perfect holiday.
 
 
Not merely a hotel located in the heart of the village of Saint-Cirq Lapopie, it is the heart of it. The village of Saint-Cirq Lapopie, Standing high on a bluff overlooking the banks of nearly 100 meters, is one of the major sites of the valley, a place selected by painters and writers of yesterday and today for its beauty and charme.
 
It is in this landscape of lighting, stone and water that we invite you to stay in our home.
 
We have four guest rooms decorated in authentic and the ambience pleasant into an unforgettable event.
 
 
Welcome to one of the most beautiful villages in France ...
 
  
 
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Revision as of 16:02, 2 March 2009

The Auvergne [1] is an extensive region of central France. A large part of the Auvergne region is covered by the volcanic Massif Central mountain range, a region of vast green open spaces, dotted with lakes, forests and extinct volcanoes, plus some of the best hiking territory to be found in France. The region is home to two Regional Natural Parks - the Livradois-Forez Park and the Auvergne Volcanoes Park, more than 500 Romanesque churches, over 50 châteaux to visit along the 'Route des Châteaux d'Auvergne' and 10 spa towns (with all the charm of the 'Belle Epoque').

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Other destinations

  • Mont Dore - A spa town located at the head of the Dordogne river, just beneath Puy de Sancy. An excellent location for hiking.

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By car

The Auvergne region can be reached from Paris on the A71 motorway (3 hrs), from Lyon on the A72 motorway (2 hrs) and from Beziers on the A75 Méridienne motorway (no toll).

By train

There are trains from Clermont Ferrand and Toulouse to Aurillac, which pass through the small towns and villages of the Auvergne. They are slow! For a full timetable of the two routes go to sncf Cantal

Get around

See

  • European Volcanic Park, [2]. the Auvergne is the largest volcanic region in Europe
  • Auvergne Historical Châteaux Route, [3].

Do

Hotel Du Centre 63310 RANDAN 00 33 4 70 41 50 23 If you happen to travel from Vichy to Clermont Ferrand you can stop in Randan and experience the delicious food of Alain and the smile of Liliane.

Stay in an Auvergne cottage gite near historic Brioude, in the heart of southern Auvergne.

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