Gîtes de France®: unveiling of the 2022 “Coup de coeur” awards

Gîtes de France® presents its three winning owners, and they are rewarded for their exceptional accommodations !

Organized each year by Gîtes de France®, the leading French and European company in homestay and guest accommodation, the “Coup de coeur” Awards are an opportunity to reward network owners for their exceptional accommodation.

The winners, from a selection from all French departments, participate, in their own way, in high-quality tourism and are committed to promoting the values ​​of the Gîtes de France® network: originality, coexistence, promotion of the regions and exceptional hospitality.

As part of this 10And Edition, 78 owners shared three distinct categories: the nicest bed and breakfast, the nicest customer experience, and the nicest country lodging.

The selection was made on five main criteria:

  1. The story about creating accommodations and hosts ;
  2. Gîtes de France® DNA ;
  3. Residential interior decoration ;
  4. Residential exterior decoration ;
  5. Personal favorites of the jury members.

The Coup de Coeur Prize 2022 jury:

  • Solange Escure, National Director of the National Federation of Gîtes de France® ;
  • Pascal Boss, President of Gîtes de France® Drôme ;
  • Stephanie Thibault, editor-in-chief of Maison à part ;
  • Jennifer Hebrard, Head of the Department of Decoration and Gardening at Journal des Femmes.

The three winners of the 2022 edition of the most beautiful

  • B&B L’Atelier 19 in the Oise (60) Hauts-de-France
  • One of the most beautiful customer experiences is La Cabane “Pinot Noir” at Marne (51) Grand Est
  • One of the most beautiful rural areas in the city of La Clé des Champs in Haute-Vienne (87) Nouvelle Aquitaine

2022 Favorite Award for Best Guest Room

Atelier 19 in Oise (60) / Hauts-de-France

Located in the heart of Picardy less than an hour from Paris, this old barn has been completely restored in the spirit of a workshop by Delphine and Frédéric and is a haven of peace.

Carefully decorated with reconsidered or antique family furniture, Atelier 19 has two large independent bedrooms, classified with three ears of corn and furnished for two people each. They provide the comfort needed for a pleasant stay in the countryside, in an elegant and comfortable atmosphere with an industrial touch.

The owners made it the perfect place for a moment of eternal relaxation… Not to mention the culinary talents of Dolphin who delight the palate of vacationers during breakfast and dinner at her table.

2022 Favorite Award for Best Customer Experience

La Cabane “Pinot Noir” in Marne (51) / Grand Est

For a unique experience surrounded by nature, Cabane “Pinot Noir” is ideal. The Shu Sugi Ban cabin (made of burnt wood) is 5 meters high, built on stilts in the heart of a thirty-year-old weeping willow.

With its unique style and cozy décor, this unusual accommodation offers true separate arches for those vacationing in the heart of nature. In this cabin, all the necessary amenities for its occupants are provided: an equipped kitchen area, a king-size bed, a shower room and a toilet.

Outside, there is a rooftop terrace that is 7 meters high and offers a stunning view of La Presle Park. Equipped with a catamaran, this terrace is perfect for an outdoor nap, enjoying the many songs of the birds.

2022 Favorite Award for Most Beautiful Country Town

Field Key in Haute-Vienne (87) / New-Aquitaine

In Saint-Victurnien, the Key Fields meets all the conditions for a friendly and comfortable stay. This independent jute stands out with its ornate, harmonious and clever original motifs. Colors blend with fabrics, rugs, restored and sometimes altered objects ! This very cozy country house offers high-quality services: a private pool, a spa equipped in a custom-made hut, a games room equipped with a pool table, table football, darts …

For kids, the garden is a little heaven on earth: a climbing wall, a sled, not to mention a vegetable patch with chickens. Consisting of two large bedrooms and one smaller bedroom but with a view of the stars, it is the perfect place to share moments with family or friends.

About Gîtes de France®

Founded in 1955, the National Federation of Gîtes de France® is a record player in Europe for hospitality with and by locals, 40,200 owners open their doors and offer over 51,600 accommodations (gates, guestrooms, group dorms, children’s lodges, layovers and camping sites). and chalets) throughout France.

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