Crillon le Brave; Ready for the New Season In The Heart of Vaucluse

Friday 22nd Mar 2024 |

As the warm weather returns, a new season begins for Maisons Pariente’s Provencal gem, Hôtel Crillon le Brave. The picture-perfect hotel nestled in the heart of Vaucluse will reopen on the 29th of March, once again inviting guests to explore the village and its alleys, lounge by the pool, recharge and relax in the hotel’s spa, and indulge in exquisitely flavoured food. This March, the hotel is truly reborn, with an exciting itinerary of specially curated Easter activities for guests of all ages, to add to the renowned gourmet and wellness offerings.

Bespoke Easter Experiences

For the ultimate Easter activity, Hôtel Crillon le Brave will organise a spectacular egg hunt through the village on Easter Sunday. In a bid to locate as many eggs as possible, guests will need to explore the labyrinth of 17th and 18th century buildings and discover all the secret nooks where the eggs have been hidden. To enhance the fabulous Easter experience further, the hotel has collaborated with renowned local patisserie Maison Jouvaud, to create a bespoke range of chocolates that will be a delightful treat for guests to enjoy. The gourmet offerings do not end there, with a special brunch held on Easter Sunday providing culinary delights to guests and visitors who will come together to celebrate, where guests will also be serenaded by delightful live music.  

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Discover Ventoux and Beyond

Between the 29th March and 2nd December this year, embark on an unforgettable journey to Provence and discover the wonders of the Dentelles de Montmirail and the Nesque Valley with Crillon le Brave’s Ventoux and Beyond package. Guests can traverse the breathtaking Mont Ventoux Park either on foot or by E-bike and uncover the hidden treasures of the spectacular landscapes that surround them. This immersive experience promises not only an exploration of the beautiful natural landscape that surrounds Crillon le Brave, but also the chance to discover the heart of Provence, creating cherished memories through exciting activities.  The Ventoux and Beyond offer for two people includes two nights’ stay at the hotel, with a buffet breakfast, picnic lunch and three course dinner at La Table du Ventoux. Guests will be able to choose between two days cycling complete with an E-bike rental, equipment, and itineraries, or one and a half day hiking with a private Ride & More guide.

Indulgent Wellness Retreat with AIME

The picture-perfect Hôtel Crillon le Brave is a tranquil sanctuary nestled in the heart of Vaucluse promising guests a peaceful haven away from the urban bustle. This private hideaway is the perfect setting for an unforgettable wellness journey, where guests can indulge in revitalising treatments and relax in the charming and elegant atmosphere, surrounded by Provencal vineyards and olive groves. From the 19th-21st April this year, Hôtel Crillon le Brave will host a masterclass retreat in partnership with AIME, and its founder Mathilde Lacombe, a renowned holistic skincare and wellness brand. For a weekend of ultimate self-care, the retreat is two nights stay, including a daily buffet breakfast and brunch, and dinner at La Table du Ventoux. The wellness offerings begin with an AIME welcome bag, and extend to an AIME masterclass and personalised consultation, Body Elixir draining and sculpting treatment, a guided hike around the Ventoux arch, cardio class, Yin Yoga practice, and a meditation lesson. This indulgent weekend retreat is the perfect opportunity for guests to disconnect, recharge and relax, and enhance their overall well-being.

The two-night retreat includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner, AIME welcome bag, Masterclass, personalised consultation and Spa treatment, a guided hike, cardio class, Yin Yoga practice and meditation lesson, and is priced at €1,360 per person, or €1,955 for two people. *Please note that the retreat requires a minimum of four participants to take place.

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Refreshing New Spa Offerings 

In addition to the launch of the AIME wellness retreat in April, Hôtel Crillon le Brave will also be introducing a selection of new spa treatments for guests to experience. For keen hikers and cyclists who have spent the day traversing Mont Ventoux, the new, targeted Invigorating Treatment, will help soothe their tired muscles, using a combination of massage techniques and pressotherapy, aiding physical recovery by draining toxins out of the lymphatic system and reduce the absorption of water into the muscles. This treatment can be complimented with a 45-minute physical preparation or recovery session with Raphaëlle, Hôtel Crillon le Brave’s resident sport coach, including articular flexibility, targeted exercises, gentle workouts, and stretching exercises. The hotel will also launch a second new treatment this year, the Complex Face Massage by Tata Harper. Guests will have the opportunity to experience ultimate luxury and rejuvenation with this facial massage, enhanced with the powerful benefits of LED therapy, to lift, oxygenate, and drain the skin, to improve its health and deliver exceptional results.

The Invigorating Treatment is priced at €195 for 60 minutes, OR €274 for 90 minutes. The addition of a physical preparation or recovery session is priced at €70 per person.

The Complex Face Massage by Tata Harper is priced at €205 for 60 minutes OR €285 for 90 minutes.

Olympic Flame

Paris is set to ignite this summer, hosting the Olympic games from 26th July to 11th August, and the thrill of the Olympic experience will not be confined to the capital alone. On 19th June, the Olympic torch will blaze its trail through Vaucluse, and Crillon le Brave will stand perfectly placed to offer an exceptional vantage point for this momentous tradition. The Torch Relay for this year’s Olympic games has been curated to offer a deep dive into French history, creating links between different eras and showcasing significant sites and locations that have built France as it is today. Hôtel Crillon le Brave offers guests the opportunity to enjoy this exciting, historical event, whilst experiencing a luxurious, indulgent stay in the heart of Provence.

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Lands of Truffle Long Weekend

In collaboration with the Jaumard Brothers, a renowned family of truffle growers, Hôtel Crillon le Brave has curated an indulgent weekend of truffle foraging, from 14th to 17th November this Autumn. Unravel the mysteries of the black diamond in a friendly, epicurean environment. This three-night package includes a buffet breakfast and seasonal three course dinner at La Table du Ventoux, with the possibility of an upgrade upon arrival. Guests will partake in a spectacular truffle hunt with the Jaumard Brothers followed by a lunch complete with wine pairings, attend a truffle masterclass with Chef Adrian Brunet followed by a family style dinner, and indulge in a four-course truffle dinner at La Table du Ventoux. This decadent weekend at Hôtel Crillon le Brave promises to be an absolute delight for gourmets, in which they can experience the best of the local seasonal offerings. 

Nightly rates at Crillon Le Brave start from 350 Euros on a bed & breakfast basis. For reservations and information visit www.crillonlebrave.com email reservations@crillonlebrave.com or call + 33 4 90 65 61 61.

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