17th century country guest house in France. The Domaine de Fontanelle is a magnificent 17th century country guest house set in 20 acres of beautiful gardens with two lakes. This calm, secure and luxurious estate, situated 45 minutes north of Lyon, is at your disposal for short stays or vacation rental. Our facilities include 5 luxurious themed suites. Free Wifi access. The swimming pool terrace for summer dining, the poolhouse with it’s open plan kitchen featuring the largest original wood fired baking oven ‘four à pain’ in the region, subterranean wine cellar, perfect for tastings and private meeting room, the Fitness and Beauty treatment salon, the Outdoor swimming pool heated all year with its Jacuzzi, are all here to make your stay idyllic. In the park, a tennis court, jogging trail and fishing lake await the sportive, while the helipad (helicopter trips quoted on demand), VTT bikes or the domaine’s chauffeured vehicles await those who have other thoughts like sight-seeing, wine tasting in the Beaujolais and Maçonnais or perhaps a shopping trip to Lyon. For the golfers amongst you, there are 4 superb golf courses within 15 minutes’ drive whilst the skiers/snowboarders can be in Chamonix in 2 hours to enjoy a day on the slopes.