With all its breaks, May is undoubtedly one of the favorites month of the French people . Whether it's a romantic or a family holidays, here are our three favorite destinations to get away and do what we like!
An extended weekend in a residence in Brittany, France
Facing the ocean, at Bénodet
An invigorating walk along the oceanfront to enjoy the benefits of the sea breeze, go for a shellfish picking at low tide, relax in the hammam of the residence, or take advantage of the Relais Thalasso centre, a few minutes' walk away, to take care of yourself. Far from the crowds of big coastal cities and metropolises, opt for a change of lanscape in the heart of an authentic region.
Several nature and terroir events are rganized during May near Bénodet, we would like to point out two:
- May 2,2018 in Fousnant: Nature walk "Au Royaume de Conan le Korrigan".
You will walk to discover the place of Conan and his friends, while listening to some legends and tales of this mystical place...
- May 18-27,2018 in Douardenez: "Brittany culinary culture."
During the Brittany festival, discover all the richness of Brittany's gastronomy in Douarderez, a gourmet and authentic rendezvous.
To be very close to the ocean and all amenities, we propose you a stay in our 4-star residence Les Jardins d' Arvor in Bénodet: enjoy all the modern comfort of our facilities combined with a charming wood and slate decoration, as well as the hospitality of your hotel with a thousand tips to discover the Finistère during a weekend in May.
Stay in a hotel facing the sea in Nice
On the Promenade des Anglais
As summer approaches, the destinations of the South of France reveal their strengths. One of our favorites? Nice of course! As the sun illuminates its avenues and beaches, the capital of the Riviera shines. Begin your stay by walking the Promenade des Anglais, which is populated every morning by runners, tourists and street performers. Admire the view of the sea between two palm trees and shiver, for the most courageous, daring bathing. Then go up to Place Masséna, famous for its fountains and luxury shops whose windows are shining with a thousand lights. With the climate that softens this central point of the city is very appreciated by the inhabitants and the tourists.
Continue your journey following the scents of the restaurants that fill the streets of the old city. Do not hesitate to stop on the way to taste one of the many specialties of Nice. Continue the hike along the Montée Jules Enaudy to reach the Park of the hill of the Castle of Nice. Admire a magnificent panorama at Bellanda Tower, before heading down to the beach.
To be closer to the city center, we offer a stay in our *** hotel Le Royal Hotel in Nice. Located near the Promenade des Anglais, it is a perfect starting point for a curious and gourmet excursion, during the weekend break in May!
May 1st in Paris, between nature and discovery
In the district of Montparnasse
Starting price from 121€/night for a dubble room, breakfast included*
Labor Day, May 1st, and the return of fine weather are the opportunity to travel the French capital through cultural and festive events.
First, the Paris Fair will open its doors from April 27 to May 8. On the program of this 2018 edition:
- Innovation on a daily basis,
- Sustainable development
- Responsible technologies.
With its three main centers, Habitat, Gastronomy and Shopping, the show intensifies its intensity to satisfy all desires. Whether you're looking for regional products or the up-to-the-minute technological gadget, you're bound to be delighted!
With the sun, do not hesitate to distract yourself at the Fair of the Trône, the largest fair in Paris. Open from the end of March to the end of May, she will fall back into childhood the most reluctant with its crazy attractions. A must for a weekend break in May!
To make the most of these activities, our Parisian hotel *** La Villa Modigliani opens its doors to you in the heart of the 14th arrondissement.
* Price per night of a double room (occupied by 2 persons) + breakfast for the period from April 28th 2018 to May 14th 2018.
Celebrating may breaks at a holiday hotel in Menton
Very close to Italy
Enjoying the atmosphere of Menton in four days is a perfectly doable thing, proof with the Thursday of the Ascension. This land of citrus fruit, lost between sea and mountains, offers a thousand and one walks of walks and places to explore.
To begin, visit the museum Jean Cocteau, which presents a large part of the work of the poet, fallen in love with the city and become a citizen of honor.
Then go up the port and take the Saint Michel ramp to arrive in front of the Basilica of the same name. From its square, you can easily reach the Chapelle des Pénitents Blancs and the cimetière du Vieux Château.
Enjoy the magnificent view of the city, the mountains and even Italy. Then go back down to the old town to get lost in its streets. The historic heart of the city is discovered along its passages with ocher facades and typical Provencal dwellings.
For your rental, our *** Royal Westminster hotel welcomes you. Thanks to its location, you will be in first place to discover the whole of the city, and to go through each of its nooks and crannies.