Chateau Chantal is a luxurious French chateau-style bed and breakfast in Traverse City that offers a unique experience in Northern Hospitality that blends beautiful bed and breakfast lodging, a world-class winery and friendly, gracious service.
Located just north of Traverse City on the Old Mission Peninsula, Chateau Chantal was established in 1983, when grafted ‘vinifera’ grape vines, the same species of wine grape grown in the Bordeaux region of France, replaced the resident cherry orchards. The 65-acre estate is set on a sprawling vineyard and winery that produces award-winning wines and offers tours and tastings on a daily basis.
Surrounded by the spectacular scenery of rolling hills covered in a patchwork of vineyards, the Chateau offers beautifully appointed guest rooms and luxury suites with elegant furnishings, exceptional amenities, and a gourmet breakfast every morning.
Chateau Chantal features beautifully appointed guest rooms and luxury suites designed in a cottage style with country-chic décor, elegant furnishings and beautiful views of the surrounding landscapes. Each room offers comfortable beds with plush linens, private bathrooms with custom tiled showers and deluxe amenities and spacious sitting areas. Suites enjoy whirlpool tubs for two, pull out sleeper sofas and private balconies with breathtaking views over the Winelands and the bay.
The Cassatt Room is located on the second floor of the guesthouse and features a queen-sized bed with plush linens, a private bathroom with walk-in tiled shower, fresh towels and organic toiletries, and sweeping views of East Grand Traverse Bay.
The Lebasque Room offers a queen-sized bed with plush linens, a private bathroom with walk-in tiled shower, fresh towels and organic toiletries, a sitting area with a wet-bar and refrigerator and a private balcony with beautiful views.
2.More Guest Accommodations
The Degas Suite and the Morisot Suite offers a queen-size bed with plush linens, a private bathroom with walk-in tiled shower, fresh towels and organic toiletries and private sitting room with queen-sized pull-out sofa.
The Balcony Master Suites feature king-size beds with plush linens, private bathrooms with walk-in tiled showers, fresh towels and organic toiletries and private sitting rooms with queen-sized pull-out sofas, refrigerators, and wet bars, and private walk-out balconies.
The Patio Master Suites House queen-sized beds with plush linens, private bathrooms with walk-in tiled showers and whirlpool tubs, fresh towels and organic toiletries and private sitting rooms with queen-sized pull-out sofas, refrigerators, and wet bars, and private walk-out balconies. The Patio Master Suites are named the Behrens, the Cezanne, and French School Suites.
The Executive Apartment is a two bedroom, two bathroom apartment that is ideal for couples traveling together or families. The apartment features a master suite with an en-suite bathroom, a second bathroom with shower, a fully-equipped kitchen, and a spacious living area with a fireplace. Two private decks boast breathtaking views of the vineyards and the bay.
A full, freshly prepared hot breakfast is served every morning by the Inn’s chef and includes a variety of hot and cold dishes, fresh fruit and fruit juice, and hot coffee and tea.
Chateau Chantal Bed and Breakfast is set on the Chateau Chantal winery and offers an array of amenities including a restaurant and wine shop, wine tastings, cellar tours and cooking classes. A delicious gourmet breakfast is served every morning, and guests can enjoy a special Chateau Chantal Wine Dinner (seasonal), which involves a beautifully paired seven-course meal, each course paired with a Chateau Chantal wine.
4.Plan this Vacation
During the summer, guests can enjoy Tapas Tours, which includes a tour of the vineyard and winery and an offering of eight small bite pairings with Chateau Chantal wines. Sensory Treat Tours are held every day during the summer season and include a tour of the vineyards and cellar while learning the art of winemaking and pairing food with wine.
Chateau Chantal offers special Cooking Class Packages for guests of the bed and breakfast and outside visitors. Classes include the preparation of delicious cuisine, which is paired with fine wines from the Chateau Chantal estate.
Chateau Chantal is located on the Old Mission Peninsula and is surrounded by an array of activities and attractions to enjoy. The Grand Traverse region is home to an array of restaurants, wineries, and cultural venues, as well as art galleries, museums, various, cultural sites, championship golf, and four distinct seasons of indoor and outdoor activity.
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15900 Rue de Vin, Traverse City, MI 49686, Phone: 800-969-4009 , Fax: 231-223-4130
Romantic Getaways in Michigan: Chateau Chantal in Traverse City