The Hotel-Restaurant L'Essille is located in Bassac, near Jarnac, Angoulême and Cognac. In this charming hotel with restaurant near Cognac, you can organize all your events and stays, whether professional or private. In this family-run establishment, everything has been designed for your comfort: wellness area, adapted package, comfortable rooms, gourmet cuisine and many others.

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And its abbey
The charming village of Bassac

You will stay in the center of the small village of Bassac, ideally located a few kilometers from Cognac, Jarnac and Angoulême. In this calm and restful space, you will enjoy strolling in the alleys of the center and in the surroundings of the village to discover its shaded squares, its craftsmen and its historical monuments such as the Saint-Étienne de Bassac Abbey. The latter was founded in the 11th century, it has been a place where spirituality, healing and meditation are the key words. Classical, Gothic and Baroque styles come together here to perfection.

For the sensations To waterski

From the banks of the Charente, you can practice many water activities such as water skiing. For thrills and activities in the heart of nature, ask us for the best addresses around our hotel with restaurant near Cognac.

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A must in the region The city of Cognac

Make a stopover in the town of Cognac just 20 kilometers from our charming hotel with spa in Bassac. Stroll through the alleys of the city center to discover all the beauties of the city of Cognac such as the Saint-Jacques towers, the Cognac Castle, the Charente quays, the Saint-Léger church, the Espace discovery of Cognac, the Cognac Arts Museum and the Maison de la Lieutenance. We invite you to meet in a Cognac producer house or in a distillery to discover the specialty of the region.

And its Comic Strip Festival Angouleme

22 kilometers from our charming hotel near Cognac, meet in the city of Angoulême. Stroll through the streets of the city center to search for the painted walls and stroll along the city walls. Angoulême puts comics in the spotlight at the Cité de la Bande Dessinée et de l'Image. Every year, don't miss the Angoulême festival, a unique opportunity to meet your favorite comic book authors.

And its paleontological site Angeac-Charente

Less than 10 minutes drive from our hotel, discover the village of Angeac-Charente. This charming village will delight nature enthusiasts looking for a peaceful village. During your walk in Angeac-Charente, do not miss the paleontological site to live a unique experience on a site dedicated to paleontological excavations.