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Carpe Diem

53 Grande Rue, 89440 Massangis, France
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Carpe Diem
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37 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

"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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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DC
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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

London, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We stayed for one night but if only we had known just how special this place is we would have stayed longer. From a charming greeting from Patrick and Eric, to the beautiful room and the most divine dinner (with wine included at a most reasonable price), it was an absolute treat. We can't wait to return - wonderful! Do... More

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massangis, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this wonderful review. We had great pleasure welcoming you home, and sincerely look forward to seeing you both in a near future. A bientôt. More

Austin
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

In early April, we visited Carpe Diem for the second time in a year. As it was the first time, our stay was perfect. We stayed 4 nights but wished we could have stayed with Patrick and Eric for at least a week. Both men are excellent hosts. While we were there, we did not have to worry about a... More

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Patrick C, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

Thank you for this return visit. Twice in a year. We were lucky to have you a little longer this time and were delighted to be able to share a little bit more. We both look forward to seeing you may be at the end of the year. More

Arendal
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We stayed at Carpe Diem for one night in april, and that evening we were the only guests. We had reserved for dinner, table d'hôtes, and Eric and Patrick had set a table for two by the enormous fireplace. I can understand why this place is recommended by the Michelin Guide: the meal was of high quality, the service was... More

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Patrick C, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

It was no nice to have you at home. It's true you were our only guests that evening, and it gave us the opportunity to share even better our house. We hope that the rest of your trip, in Champagne, was up to your expectations. We sincerely hope to see you back home one day. Until then, all the best... More

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46 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

This is great upscale b&b that looks like a manor house inside and a genteel country cottage outside. My husband and I were showing our friends visiting from the US a taste of the French countryside and Carpe Diem was a terrific introduction. The rooms and bathrooms are gorgeous (and large!) and the whole place is elegant without being in... More

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Patrick C, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. It's great to see how much you enjoyed your stay with us. We are glad to have succeeded in helping you making your friends discover he French countryside. Hope to see you back next year maybe. More

Adelaide, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

What can I add that hasn't been said already??? You just have to go there! Claire and I stopped for 2 nights and loved it. You are literally staying in Patrick and Eric's house and you dine with whoever else is staying there...so if that's not your cup of tea, then that would be the only reason you might not... More

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Patrick C, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

What more can we say... Thank you so much for remembering us. We are so glad you loved your stay with us. Receive all our best wishes for this New Year. More

Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Writing a review for Carpe Diem seems superfluous as all the glowing reviews written before mine say it all. Patrick and Eric are the perfect hosts in an absolutely charming property. Patrick orchestrates the pre-dinner guest introductions over an aperitif in the courtyard while Eric busily works on the finishing touches of the superb meal to follow. They complement each... More

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Patrick C, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this glowing review. We send all our best wishes for this New Year. Looking forward to seeing you back, may be some other time. 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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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the heart of Burgundy, between the medieval village of Noyers sur Serein, Fontenay Abbey, Basilica of Vezelay and Chablis vineyards, Carpe Diem is located in a small village by the river. You are the most welcome for a relaxing and friendly stay. We offer 5 Charming bedrooms with quality bedding and private bathroom. We serve daily breakfast with fruit juice, yogurt, jam and homemade cake, pastries, fresh bread, cheese, cold cuts and fresh fruit… Prior to an advance booking a refined dinner can be served. English spoken. Private car park. ... more   less 
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