Hôtel Chais Monnet is all about a certain lifestyle. Excellence is the guiding principle. No effort has been spared to ensure that guests enjoy a five-star experience in a setting that unites the rich heritage and contemporary luxury. Just a short walk away from the most prestigious cognac houses and the historic center of this ancient town. The establishment offers you the perfect opportunity to create your own unforgettable memories. Located in the very heart of the town of Cognac and sprawling over a massive two hectares, Hôtel Chais Monnet has become one of the region’s landmarks. Didier Poignant's architect has worked to infuse this magnificent heritage site with new life, transforming it into a haven of tranquillity and uncompromising elegance. Hôtel Chais Monnet also has a fabulous spa and wellness area, including a 25 meter indoor/outdoor pool, fitness room, jacuzzi, hammam, and sauna, ideal for a peaceful retreat and a little well-earned hedonism.
A Historical Heritage - From the 19th century to today. Les Chais Monnet shines as one of the most impressive industrial sites in France. Created in 1838 on more than two hectares in the city's heart, they have been a rich part of history ever since. From the past as a trading house to the rebirth of this majestic heritage, Didier Poignant's architect transforms this remarkable site into a haven of tranquility and elegance.
An Ancestral Heritage - Cultivating a certain art of living, the Chais Monnet strives at all times to present you a place of excellence, combining rich heritage and modernity. Close to the most beautiful cognac houses and the historic heart of the ancestral city, the establishment cultivates the promise of offering you future memories of your most beautiful moments in life.
An Exceptional Establishment - The Chais Monnet hotel offers an establishment with 92 keys, a gourmet restaurant, a brasserie with 120 seats, and a Jazz bar. A tea room completes the gourmet offer and will delight "sweet tooth." A wellness area including a spa, a fitness room, a jacuzzi, a hammam, and a sauna will delight travelers looking for relaxation and tranquility. The Chais Monnet hotel offers 4 seminar rooms and a 400 m 2 gala room for your private or professional events.
Dining - ''The Wrath'' - The Gourmet Restaurant - From the borders of a stream to the shore of the estuary, from the freshwater Charente to the maritime one, the territory lives along the water, the water of life. From the riches of its land, the insatiable work of the elders, the land is an ode to travel. Within this building steeped in history and under this hundred-year-old wrath, inviting you to meet the men who make the land, cultivate it and enhance it. Much more than a meal, the chef Marc Antoine Lepage presents here the region's producers, the collective memory of their traditions, and the transmission of their ancestral know-how. Like locks along the Charente, each dish breaks up to new horizons, offering discoveries towards this intangible heritage that is gastronomy ...
''Guinguet Rooftop Bar'' - From the friendly terroir, the open-air cafes have slammed into the territories from the time of the Roaring Twenties. The Hôtel Chais Monnet, faithful to its heritage, revisits these taverns by offering you a modern & festive rooftop. Meet the team of the head barman from Monday to Sunday, and discover their exclusive creations and the most beautiful beverages from the region while enjoying a unique view of the territory in this timeless atmosphere.
The Distillery the Contemporary Brasserie'' - From an enchanted breakfast to an epicurean lunch to a dinner of great French tradition, the Distillery makes you share at every moment of the day the pleasure of gluttony. A Distillery is a place of sharing and conviviality where the companions offer you traditional cuisine resulting from their culinary know-how.
The 1838 Cognac Paradise'' - Located in the former cooperage of Maison Monnet, with a selection of more than 220 different cognacs, Le jazz Bar 1838 is a fabulous classic cocktail bar with a wonderful collection of cognacs from large and small houses. Creativity is showcased there through a selection of cocktails that evolve and change with the seasons and a desire to create subtle and tailor-made cocktails "by the minute" for the greatest pleasure of the customers. Live jazz every Friday and Saturday evening.
''Angelique Coffe - Gourmet Coffee'' - The angelica “grass of angels” present in the region since the dawn of time gives its name to the candy bar. A true gourmet coffee, the angelique café offers an exclusive selection of old sweets from all over France. Every day, the pastry chef presents his delicacies enhanced by the suave sweetness of the teas unearthed by the Parisian brand "Le Parti du Thé" and an elegant, exclusive selection of coffees from the roaster from La Rochelle, the Merling coffees. If gluttony had a kingdom, it would make Angelica café its paradise!
Wellness - Treatments and Massages - A unique and innovative experience. To slow down time, stress or fatigue, come and taste total relaxation while indulging yourself. The Spa offers a selection of massages and personalized treatments according to your needs, desires, or goals. You will also find in the brochure the child care, beauty services, hairdressing, and barber.
Sport and Wellness Activity - Here, your training is unique. Beyond complete equipment, sports coaches will establish your personalized program according to your needs and objectives to monitor your performance. The fitness room will delight those who wish to get back in shape and the most demanding athletes. Achieve your well-being goals with cross-training, cardio boxing, or Latin dance classes.
The Club - Exclusively for clients who are members of the Hotel Chais Monnet & Spa. Come and enjoy access to the indoor and outdoor swimming pool, hammam, sauna, jacuzzi, sensory shower, and fitness area while benefiting from the exclusive services.