The Château de Flée was built in 1760 by King Louis XV. It was lavishly constructed in the Parisian style and became the setting of magnificent receptions held by the royal entourage. For the past twenty years the present owners, Mr. and Mrs Bach, have been and are lovingly and ceaselessly working at restoring the chateau to its former glory. The impressive, completely rebuilt, 18-step, perlod staircase bears witness to the attention that they have paid to detail. Listed since 1983 as a historical monument (18th century) and lying in peaceful, natural surrounding and vast grounds, Chateau de Flée is a most romantic setting, the perfect place for a relaxing stay in Burgundy. 3 The charming accommodation in the Suite “ Marquis de Boulois » and « Marquis de Sainte Maure » A self contained 40 m2 former apartment, situated on the surelevated ground floor of the chateau. It offers exceptionally comfortable modern amenities. This two-floor suite has its own entrance hall and is fitted with original flagstone and “ petit Versailles” parquet floors. Wall painting, faux-marbres and Dutch frescoes in the bedroom accentuate the opulent setting. Wood paneling, inside shutters, period fireplaces and furniture decorate the rooms. Mini-bar, mini-safe, TV, dimmer-switches and electric radiators. Luxurious bathroom upstairs with giant-sized corner bath from which one can enjoy a splendid view outside, separate shower, bidet, magnifying mirror. Separate toilet. 2 Many different activities may be enjoyed here. Helicopter or light aircraft flights (Monsieur Bach is a pilot), hot-air balloon flights. A firm favourite is a wine tasting helicopter or aircraft tour. Outdoor swimming pool and biking. Just 2 miles away, water sports are available at the Lake de Pont and horse-riding facilities are a short 5-mile drive away. There are 30 other castles to discover in the region and the mediaeval town of Semur-en-Auxois is five miles away too. Enjoy a private recital in the music room of the chateau. The soprano Rachel has a wide repertoire of opera, operetta, choral works to suit every taste. A relaxing time can also be spent in the gardens enjoying the beautiful views over the lush hillsides nearby.