The town of Colmar is set in the most poetic of landscapes ! The picturesque half-timbered houses, the romantic canals, the windowsills decked with flowers and places to get an excellent meal are all a sure-fire hit! The one place you should be sure to visit is “Little Venice” for that fairy tale touch !
The history of the town of Colmar reserves some surprising discoveries: musts for the curious tourist! The wealth of its architectural heritage is astonishing ! The names of internationally renowned artists like Bartholdi and Grünewald make Colmar an essential place to stop on a cultural tour of the region.
When you check in, we will give you a selection of great places to eat where generosity and fun go hand in hand ! Alsatian cuisine is heart-warming and Alsatians love to get together and share. Visit one of the traditional winstubs to try the region’s famous specialities. In this Alsace wine capital, you can meet the men and women who make our wine when you visit their cellars to discover some truly exceptional vintages.
Get off the beaten track and relax in the countryside, making the most of the wide-open spaces and breathtaking landscapes where peace and quiet reign. Starting out from Colmar, follow the wine route by bike or go for a novel stroll among the ruins of a castle or in the quest for other little-known places. You are guaranteed a change of scenery and we’ll even make you a picnic to take with you !
Allow yourself to be swept away on the magical tide of Christmas and enjoy the unique experience of the festive season in Alsace ! Glittering illuminations, window displays and meticulously decorated houses, a succession of busy alleyways in which the aromas of oranges and cinnamon mingle together, you are in a truly magical world! In the heart of the town of Colmar lies one of the loveliest Christmas markets in Europe where the expertise of the local craft producers is proudly displayed.