The Verdun Memorial is one of the must-see history sites which provides insights into the World War One battles . We provide private vehicle transfer service at an affordable rate from Charles de Gaulle airport to this place of memory
Private shuttle transportation from Charles de Gaulle airport to Verdun Memorial
Located in the city center of Verdun, Les Jardins du Mess is a 4-star hotel with a restaurant, piano bar and laid-back rooms. Located on the bank of the Meuse, offering sunny terraces, this former Mess des Officier is an ideal establishment for a road trip in the region of the East or for a quiet family holiday. Enjoy its many highlights: park, water activities nearby, spa, sauna and jacuzzi.
The hotel Les jardins du Mess offers 40 rooms from 20 to 48 m² for 2 to 4 people. Entirely personalized, they are beautifully decorated with themes such as Artistic, Flaners, Gourmands and Verdunoises. Each room has free Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. The rooms are divided into 4 categories: Classic, Superior, Deluxe and Junior Suites.
Les Jardins du Mess is open all year round and the reception is open 24 hours a day. Hotel guests enjoy free parking, luggage storage, laundry service, lift access and room service. A shuttle is also available on request. Pets are welcome for a fee. Les Jardins du Mess also has PMR access and an electric car terminal. A conference room is available for meetings, brainstorming and workshops. A restaurant run by a young chef from the country is available on site. On the menu: an inventive and tasty cuisine prepared with fresh local products. For a cozy evening, head to the piano bar, a privileged meeting point overlooking the wooded park of this 19th century building. After visiting Verduns and its monuments dedicated to war, you can relax in the well-being space of Les Jardins du Mess.
The accommodation Les Jardins du Mess is ideally located to visit Verdun and the other attractive cities of the East. It is an ideal starting point to connect Champagne, Luxembourg or Germany. You will enjoy a warm and friendly welcome from the entire team. To make the most of it, we offer a professional transfer service of high quality..
Château de Monthairons & Spa
Located in the small bucolic town of Les Monthairons, the Château Monthairons & Spa is a 4-star hotel set in a place conducive to well-being, within a 19th century castle. A large French wooded garden, beautiful flowers on the balcony, a gourmet restaurant and a luxury spa are among the highlights of this exceptional accommodation. Families in search of tranquility, wealthy people looking for originality, history buffs, all have one thing in common: stay in the Château de Monthairons to better live their journeys.
Château de Monthairons & Spa hostel has 25 rooms including 2 apartments and 5 duplexes. The rooms are divided into 3 categories. Among other things, the rooms "Esprit Château". They are distinguished by the charm of old decoration including the four-poster bed. The "Floral Note" rooms are decorated in a contemporary style and the "Meuse-la-Vallée" rooms combine modernity and authenticity. They are all equipped with free Wi-Fi, bathrooms, television, telephone and minibar. For people with reduced mobility, the hotel is equipped with ramps and a room equipped with PMR on the ground floor.
The hotel Château de Monthairons & Spa has a free parking, a large garden of 14 ha for the walk and also and especially its luxury wellness center extra that makes it famous. The latter consists of sauna, steam room, spa, hot tub and message room in a warm setting. Room service is also available and pets are welcome for free. The hotel Château de Monthairons is also the restaurant that offers tasty lunches and dinners, concocted with products from the region. In autumn, exceptional game is on the menu. People on a special diet can order. The hotel also offers three lounges that can accommodate 15 to 30 people and a large hall of 400 sqm to accommodate meetings and seminars of 220 people. Standard materials such as flipchart, projector, screen, laser pointer, sound system, microphones and more are available.
The Château de Monthairons hostel is distinguished by its large wooded park and its wellness center. Its location makes the happiness of those who go to the assault of the champagne hillsides and the Regional Park of Lorraine. To discover these places, you can ask for a car service.
The accommodation Bastide de Nicolain
Located in lush greenery in the countryside of Pintheville, Bed & Breakfast / table d'hote Bastide de Nicolain is a privileged place to spend an exceptional stay, far from the hubbub of the big cities. This establishment managed by Nicole and Alain offers a 4-star Gite de France accommodation. Garden, terrace and picnic area nearby are on the menu. There is also the holiday home, a cottage belonging to the same brand, and which is located in the small village of Riaville.
The accommodation Bastide de Nicolain offers bed and breakfast conducive to cocooning in an intimate atmosphere, in total communion with nature. Each room includes a desk, TV, wardrobe, private bathroom, washing machine, iron and hairdryer. In addition to this relaxation in nature, the property also offers a free Wi-Fi connection for those who feel the need to connect to the web. For the cottage, you will be entitled to an exceptional chalet of 106 m², located in the heart of the coast of Meuse for a stay of change of scenery guaranteed. This holiday home offers a fireplace and a washing machine, as well as a kitchen equipped with a refrigerator, dishwasher and microwave. A private terrace with views of nature awaits you.
The accommodation Bastide de Nicolain is a haven of peace to relax and have a good time for yourself. Free parking, picnic area, outdoor furniture, terrace, pool and wellness area, bar and restaurant are available to enhance your stay. The tenants also propose you a table d'hôte which serves an exquisite breakfast and a hearty dinner for the pleasure of your taste buds. Do not forget to savor the famous quiche Lorraine, the plum pie and the Meuse wine.
The Bastide de Nicolain accommodation is an out-of-the-ordinary establishment. The location of the cottages and cottage is dreaming. To discover every corner of the city, and why not the department, we offer a car service always on time.
Discover the Verdun Memorial
The Verdun Memorial is one of the largest museums of the Great War. The museum contains many remarkable and unique collections in the world retracing the experiences of combatants during the war. It is a place of homage to French and German soldiers who fell on the battlefield. After the renovation and enlargement works in 2016, the museum only attracts so many visitors from around the world.
Before the works, it was a huge cemetery containing thousands of bodies. But after this great transformation, this place became a unique place, so appreciated because the visitors do not only visit the museum but have the feeling of following the combatants on the battlefield. It's not just a souvenir museum, but as its name suggests it is a memorial! Once visitors cross the protege of the Verdun Memorial, they feel like they are going back 100 years. At that time, the fighting took place on this specific place which is the Verdun memorial. So this is sacred land and it is an experience not to be missed! Visitors will even have the opportunity to put themselves in the shoes of the combatants by donning the war costumes of former soldiers of the time and holding the rifles they used.
Symbol of a shared memory
All the objects of the combatants are gathered in the windows, they are placed equally. It is not a souvenir museum for French fighters but it is dedicated to both German soldiers and French soldiers. Their affairs are placed on the same level so that all generations can understand that it is not a memory for the French but for all the combatants of Verdun regardless of his nationality.
Take a tour of Le Fort de Douaumont
Located in the Meuse department, the Fort de Douaumont is an essential historical vestige. It is one of the key tourist attractions also affectionately known as “Fort Gérard”.
For the record
Built between 1884 and 1886, the Fort de Douaumont is a construction that goes around the town of Douaumont-Vaux. It is a reinforcement that has served in so many wars and in particular during the Battle of Verdun in 1916. Over the years, it has undergone some maintenance and modernization work. This is the case for example in 1901 or 1913. And since 1970, it is classified as a historical monument of France.
What to see in Fort Douaumont?
You can still see part of the Fort de Douaumont today if you pass through Lorraine. Indeed, part of it has collapsed over time. However, the ditches which then adorned Fort Gérard are still visible to tourists. This is also the case for part of the facade. The site has also kept traces of its history. During the visit, you can notably see the shelters of the former troops as well as exhibitions of the equipment of former soldiers. If you want to learn more about the country's history, a visit is a must. Here you can also see film and photo exhibits as well as some archival documents from the time.
Airport transportation services to go to the Verdun Memorial
Located in the northeast of France, Verdun holds a very large number of historical monuments. From the city, you only need to drive 8.5 km to reach the Douaumont ossuary and 30.4 km to Thillombois castle. CDG Airport is 251.2 km away and Orly Airport is 265.6 km away.