Abbaye de la Bussiere

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The Abbaye de la Bussière as seen on Escape to the Château DIY

Set in a 4 Star former 12th Century Abbey, the Abbaye de la Bussière luxury hotel is located in the heart of Burgundy between Dijon and Beaune. Lush green landscapes, a place full of history and culture, vineyards are known for their excellence throughout the world. If traveling from Britain or northern Europe towards the south of France or coming back from skiing, treat yourself to an exceptional stop-over in this superb Relais & Chateaux Hotel.

The Abbaye de la Bussière has two restaurants on property: Le 1131, a Michelin-starred gastronomic restaurant in an amazing setting perfect to experience haute cuisine and the Bistrot des Moines located within the former monastic kitchen, hearty, gourmand and convivial.   Chef Guillaume Royer, (Meilleur Ouvrier de France 2015), utilizes Burgundian local produce, fresh, seasonal and of the highest quality.

The Abbaye de la Bussière is the ideal venue for corporate events (seminars, training sessions, board meetings, workshops, etc) and for private events such as birthday parties, family celebrations.  Weddings can be held in the consecrated crypt.

Offering park-like gardens of 17 acres, a seminar and reception room secure parking and bicycles, the Abbaye de la Bussiere is an amazing venue.

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My Stay at Abbaye de la Bussiere

As seen on Channel 4’s Escape to the Château DIY Series 1

  • Episode 11 aired April 23rd 2018
    Clive and Tanith need to win over the locals
  • Episode 12 aired April 24th 2018
    Clive and Tanith get stuck into some hard labour
  • Episode 13 aired April 25th 2018
    Clive and Tanith try to bring a couple together
  • Episode 14 aired April 26th 2018
    Clive and Tanith utilise their garden by making a dish out of its content

Click to View Channel 4 Episode Guide to Escape to the Chateau DIY Series 1-3

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Information and photos provided courtesy of Abbaye de la Bussiere


Clive & Tanith
Route départementale D33
21360 La Bussière-sur-Ouche

+33 3 80 49 02 29

Available for: Weddings, Private Events, Whole Chateau Rental, Retreats, Workshops, B&B

Number of Rooms:  20 Ensuite accommodation up to 40 guests.  Reception room up to 60, additional marquee hire for up to 150

Amenities:  Michelin star gastronomic restaurant, bistrot, terrace, 17 acre park with lake, bicycles


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