The Rouge Bordeaux: Maison Franco-Américaine, is a bed and breakfast located in the heart of the Sauternes, Graves, and Bordeaux Supérior Vineyards. Only 30 minutes by train from the center of Bordeaux, 15 minutes by car from the Bazas Cathedrale and Langon train station, and one hour from the coast. The Rouge Bordeaux is nestled in the small village of Auros, France and is surrounded by hiking/cycling trails, which include the St. Jacques de Compostelle pilgrimage route! You can also explore beautiful vineyards, taste wine in Sauternes, Graves, or Bordeaux Supérior Chateaux, visit mideaval, 19th century castles and local farms/restaurants. With a 900 m² garden, the Rouge Bordeaux B&B's serene backyard oasis is a perfect spot for you to lounge poolside or enjoy a glass of rosé under the plum tree. This authentic Gironde manor and former parsonage dates back to the late 18th century and was recently renovated by Julien (French) and Megan (American) Martel. They offer a veritable cultural adventure along with 3 bed & breakfast rooms + a traditional French breakfast or upon request, an American-style brunch.
Three spacious bedrooms, each with its own en-suite bathroom, are available for reservation throughout the year.
You may find more Information on each of our rooms if you click on the rooms tab on our B&B homepage.
Rouge Bordeaux offers a complimentary French breakfast each morning. Fresh croissants, pain au chocolat, and baguettes from the local bakery are served along with an assortment of jams, butter, yogurt, and fruit. Drinks include coffee, tea, and fruit juices. An american style breakfast is offered upon request and with pleasure.
If you here on a vacation and you are interested in brushing up on your French or just learning a bit more about French cuisine. Julien Martel (French) offers French cooking and/or language lessons. Learn how to make a perfect béarnaise sauce or impress your friends with a delicious boeuf bourguignonne made with the wine from your trip!
French American B&B