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Bed and Breakfast Les Hauts de Pierrefonds : Holidays in Picardy and Paris,
combining Nature, Culture and Entertainment
PIERREFONDS: Our house in the village is located in the forest of Compiègne and only 62 miles from Paris.
Visit the magic Castle of Pierrefonds as well as nice old villages in its surroundings, and relax in the forest: we will share with you all our secret places…
PARIS: A short drive to Crépy en Valois and you can take the train to Paris Gare du Nord:
You need only 35 minutes train and Paris is yours! Museums, exhibitions, cafés, shops and
boutiques… Paris offers a fun experience.
Les Hauts de Pierrefonds: Then, our quiet house awaits you for a well deserved rest.
We remain at your disposal to help you organizing your stay and making it a plain
Other activities surrounding…
Pierrefonds « cité de Viollet-le-Duc » :
Imperial palace with its park
Antoine Vivenel museum for art and archaeology
The Glade of the Armistice (Clairière de l’Armistice, French national and war memorial in the Forest of Compiègne)
The castle with its painting gallery, the park and the great stables, (horse’s museum, shows and performances with horses)
The pavillon de Manse (“the story of the Grandes Eaux, musical and water extravaganza, that took place in the somptuous gardens designed by Le Nôtre. The Pavillon attests to the scientific and technic progress in hydraulic sciences since the 17th century”).
Notre-Dame Cathedral, Chapel Saint-Frambourg and the lanes of the old town
Museum for Art and Archaeology
Museum for Hunting
Museum for Spahis
Cathedrals in Picardy :
Amiens, Beauvais, Laon, Noyon, Senlis et Soissons
ACTIVITIES AND AMUSEMENT PARKS :
Park Nautic in Verberie (19 km)
La Mer de Sable in Ermenonville (24 mi)
Parc Astérix in Plailly (30 mi)
Disneyland in Marne-la-Vallée (47 mi)
NATURE DISCOVERY :
Waymarked circuits in the forest of Compiègne, walking trail GR12 just beside our house, cycle paths from Pierrefonds to Compiègne)
Forest of Laigue
Forest of Retz
The vegetable garden, the animal park (Le Potager des Princes)
The city of boatmen (visit of the barge Freycinet)
River cruise on the cruiser “l’Escapade”