Rennes is in sight, and comfort is your backdrop. Between city and country, combining elegance with hospitality. Welcome to the world of Christophe Froger.
"The human touch is still an essential part of the hospitality business. I enjoy meeting and conversing with our guests."
The Froger family established their hotel in Chartres-de-Bretagne, at the gates of Rennes - a peaceful and pleasant setting between city and countryside. The Originals Boutique, Hotel La Chaussairie, Rennes Chartres de Bretagne has since evolved to become an elegant 3-star establishment with original architecture. Christophe Froger is now in charge of improving the family business. A successful endeavour reflected in this modern, elegant and functional 36-room hotel. The decoration was inspired by the automotive world, but what matters most of all is the quality of the welcome, the human touch," explains Christophe. The hotel must meet the expectations of both tourists and business travellers. Whether they’re looking for understated simplicity, quality or friendliness, Christophe has the answer: his sense of hospitality.
"My guests must feel at home", Christophe explains. That's why the rooms in his 3-star establishment, from standard to super cosy, are perfectly adapted to meet the expectations of couples, friends, families or colleagues. They can also accommodate from 1 to 4 people. Understated comfort is the order of the day in the 36 rooms, 9 of which have a lovely private terrace. The contemporary style incorporates soothing hues, designer touches and many modern elements to really facilitate their guests’ stay. Two rooms are accessible to people with reduced mobility.
- Non smoking room
Christophe puts on a generous breakfast buffet to get your day off to the best possible start, served in the hotel’s bright and elegant main room. There’s also a bar in which to relax and enjoy good times with friends or colleagues after a day visiting Rennes or returning from a business meeting.
The Originals Boutique, Hotel La Chaussairie is situated near Rennes, allowing you to discover the charms of a surprising city and region.
WALKING IN RENNESThe hotel is just 20 minutes from Rennes city centre, offering easy access to the capital of Brittany. Some of the sites worth a visit include the ancient city that escaped the great fire of 1720. It has retained its fifteenth and sixteenth century houses with their overhanging upper floors. Must-see streets to stroll along include Saint-Sauveur and Saint-Guillaume (maison Ti Koz), La Psalette, Chapitre (Hôtel de Brie and Hôtel de Blossac), Saint-Yves and Rue des Dames (Hôtel Freslon de la Freslonnière).
FINE ART MUSEUMThe treasures of Rennes, a city of art, history and culture, include its amazing Fine Art Museum. Here you’ll be guided through the history of the arts of Ancient Egypt right through to contemporary creations, taking in Breton culture, pre-Columbian art and the Italian primitives. Major works on view include Rubens’ Tiger Hunt, Georges de La Tour’s Newborn, Picasso’s Bather and Wave Effect, a beautiful dreamlike landscape by Georges Lacombe (1893).
GOLFA few kilometres away from the hotel is a golfers’ paradise. Golf de Cicé-Blossac has a great course and a lit driving range with 30 mats, 12 of which are covered and 8 on grass, along with a putting green and pitching-green, which are also lit. Golf Blue Green Rennes Saint-Jacques remains the largest Breton golf complex with several courses, including a 2,068 m 9-hole and a compact 9-hole to work on the intricacies of your game.
SAINT-MALOJust an hour away from the hotel, you’ll reach the sea and Saint-Malo, with its mythical granite ramparts. The corsair city was completely destroyed in August 1944, but has undergone an extraordinary restoration. This renowned seaside resort with its thalassotherapy, nautical clubs and sandy beaches offers everything you need to relax. The island of Grand Bé, the National Fort and Sillon beach are some of the gems waiting to be discovered.
This hotel near Rennes offers two fully equipped meeting or seminar rooms for companies and professionals.