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Carpe Diem

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53 Grande Rue, 89440 Massangis, France
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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New Mills, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Carpe Diem last year in July 2013 and decided to return this year for 3 nights bringing my son and girlfriend along to share in the experience that is Carpe Diem. Patrick and Eric are indeed the perfect hosts. The house has been restored to a very high standard and filled with their family heirlooms and antiques... More

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massangis, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

Thank you for this return visit and bringing your son and his girlfriend this time. We really enjoyed having you here for three nights. Merci for all the praises about our cuisine. We are glad you loved it. We look forward to seeing you in a near future. Best wishes. More

Grantham, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We read all the comments about Carpe Diem and thought can a place really be as good as this. Well I can assure you that it is. In fact I have stayed in many 4 / 5 star hotels and eaten in Michelin star restaurants and can confidently say that Carpe Diem beats them all. We stayed there for 3... More

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massangis, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

Thank you so much B and M. It was a real great pleasure to know you and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Take care and see you next year. More

Granite Bay, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This is our favorite place of all time, so when we were headed back to France we changed our plans just to stay with Patrick and Eric again. It was just as great as before! It is the kind of place you don't want to leave...ever! Again the rooms are spotless, comfortable, the garden beautiful, and Patrick and Eric are... More

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massangis, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

Thank you for this return visit. It was fabulous. We understand that you made a detour just to visit us, and it fills us with great joy. Thank you so much to all three of you. More

Blackburn England
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46 reviews 46 reviews
16 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Booking this after reading the reviews seemed a no brainer but you do cynically think that it can't be that good. Believe me it is ,in fact the reviews may sell it short!! Even with the exceptionally high standard of the property and the immaculate presentation and cleanliness it is the hospitality of Patrick and Eric that stand out as... More

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massangis, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

Thank you for this outstanding review. It means so very much to know that our guests leave us feeling they had a truly enjoyable stay. From our point of view we feel they may arrive as strangers but hopefully they leave as friends! Thank you again. Looking forward to seeing you back home. More

Wahroonga
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

After a busy 4 days sightseeing in Paris, arriving at Carpe Diem was a wonderful unwind. Time to relax and enjoy this beautiful B&B with it's most gracious hosts, Patrick & Eric and soak up the surroundings. The countryside is magnificent with Carpe Diem in the perfect location in the tiny village of Masangis. We had two evening meals prepared... More

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massangis, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

We are very lucky to had you staying at home. It was terrific. We loved it.Thank you for sharing these wonderful moments with us. More

New Bern, North Carolina
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

After a few bad travel days (late planes, missed connections, lost luggage, etc.) I arrived at Carpe Diem rather exhausted. I couldn't have landed in a more perfect place to recover my love of travel. Patrick immediately welcomed me and showed me to my beautiful room. I had reserved dinner with Eric and Patrick. It was an evening I won't... More

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massangis, Manager at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

We had a wonderful time with you here. Thank you for these nice words. We hope that the rest of your trip went on well and that you were in time to catch your group in Paris. More

Gold Coast
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126 reviews 126 reviews
37 hotel reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We stayed at Carpe Diem in 2013 and, on returning to France this year with friends, we knew we would have to have a return visit to this amazing B&B. Patrick and Eric are simply superb hosts who make you feel at home as soon as you arrive - nothing is too much trouble for them. For us, it was... More

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massangis, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

Thank you for this return visit. We were both very happy to see you back home and meet your friends.We enjoyed so much this new visit that we hope that there will be others. More

Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

"The art of finding something valuable not sought after" On our recent trip to France we were greeted with a special type of warmth, that only comes when you passionate about what you do. The hosts were delightful, the room beautifully adorned and the house (an old farm house renovation) a testament to the period in which it was built.... More

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massangis, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

Now that you are back in South Africa, we hope you have tried the apple cake recipe. Thanks to both of you for your kindness. We look forward to meet you again one day. Merci beaucoup. More

Boca Raton, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We spent a great weekend last month, as a getaway from Paris. What a beautiful property - it is obvious the pride the owners take in their home. We arrived just before dinner - there were two couples and the accommodations were outstanding. We booked dinner at Carpe Diem and it was the best meal we had in our three... More

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massangis, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

Thank you for this nice comment, we feel very honored. We look forward to seeing you back in Burgundy and of course back home. More

DC
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

this place is not just a B&B, but a work of art and beauty. The house is impeccable, the food devine, and the hosts gracious. we had a wonderful stay and Carpe Diem makes one to appreciate the beautiful Burgundy countryside more than ever.

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massangis, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

We remember the good time we spent with you at home and loved. Thank you for this nice comment, we look forward to seeing you back in Burgundy one day. More

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Address: 53 Grande Rue, 89440 Massangis, France
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Location: France > Burgundy > Yonne > Massangis
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Carpe Diem Hotel Massangis
Carpe Diem France/Massangis, Burgundy

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