Classic, sports and vintage cars
Only 200 miles from St Malo you’ll discover the town and royal abbey of Fontevraud l’Abbaye in the Western Loire – an ideal starting point for your discovery of the Loire Valley or a stopover on the way south. Enjoy the beautiful scenery while driving on quiet country roads before arriving at famous châteaux, welcoming wineries and stunning medieval towns. We will be delighted to provide ‘off the beaten track’ suggestions for your road book. Let your gem take you on a historic treasure hunt!
Mieke, the proprietor, will be available to help you in English or Dutch when planning your trip and preparing the road book.
Informal dining and a warm welcome are the key words at our historic hotel. This coaching inn dates back to 1696 and has been entirely refurbished combining modern comforts and historic features such as fireplaces, tufa stone walls, slate roofs and beams… Stylish accommodation (24 refurbished rooms and suites, some with a vintage decor !), a secure walled car park with video surveillance, outdoor pool and free wifi.
Our restaurant ‘Le Plantagenêt’ has a large flowered courtyard and terrace and welcomes you for a bistro lunch, a gourmet dinner or a coffee stop. Relax & enjoy !
Having already hosted a number of events for classic cars, organised historic rallies and sports cars get-togethers we will be delighted to host your classic, vintage, modern or sports car event too.
Hotel La Croix Blanche makes an ideal stop over when you are on your way to Circuit des Rempart in Angoulême (15-17 September 2017), and is conveniently located for the Grand Prix Retro of Puy Notre Dame (22-23 July 2017), the Grand Prix de Tours (23-24 June 2018) and the Le Mans Classic (6-8 July 2018).
Many Bentley, Jaguar, Early MG, Model T-Ford, Aston Martin, MG, Lagonda, Rolls Royce, BMW, Corvette and Alfa Romeo drivers have already stayed with us … A bientôt!