Activities & tourism

Get away from it all, just outside Paris

The French capital Paris is 20 minutes away from the Clos de l’Abbaye.If you enjoy the French Garden, you will be delighted to walk trough the Parc de Sceaux, a reduced copy of Versailles garden in the county of Hauts de Seine.

Parc de Sceaux

10 minutes à pied

The former house of the eminent Secretary of Louis XIV, Colbert, the gardens calling back those of Versailles were conceived by the famous royal gardener André le Nôtre by the end of the XVIIth century. Real bowl of oxygen, you will roam in the green spaces and the paths raised of the park after having discovered the collections of the museum of the Ile-de-France exhibiter within its castle rebuilt in 1856.

This green setting is only at 10 minutes on foot of the hotel.

Maison de Chateaubriand

20 minutes en voiture

The illustrious author of the reports of Besides Grave was the owner.

He contributed to the embellishment of this beautiful house which we know today. Before the purchase by Chateaubriand, it was only gardener’s simple house.

After the visit of apartments and the walk in gardens, you can pursue your escape in the arboretum of 13,5 hectares of valleys in wolves to admire the remarkable trees of the former tree nurseries Croux. You will find it at the end of the path by going out of the house of Chateaubriand.

Crédit photo

Antony Market

5 minutes à pied

Bigger maché of Hauts de Seine, It is held under the modern Halles of Antony’s city center since 2006 every Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays from 07:30 am till 1:30 pm.

With more than 200 storekeepers representing various occupations of the food to the florists, you will find what you are looking for.

You can walk to this covered market within 5 minutes.

Walks

Take a relaxing stroll round one of the parks in the vicinity of the hotel:

  • Parc de Sceaux
  • Parc Heller is 1 km from the hotel: Parc Heller lies on the former property of the Marquis de Castries, Maréchal de France and Minister of the Navy under Louis XVI.
  • Parc Raymond Sibille opposite the hotel

Discover them also thanks to several routes of bike rides around the hotel.