The sheer unadulterated joy of two of the world's finest opera festivals can only be enhanced by two of Europe's finest boutique bed and breakfasts.
Set in the Roman amphitheatre of the Provencal town of Orange, the incomparable Chorégies d'Orange is one of the world's oldest opera festivals. Running from 9th July to 16th August 2016, the programme includes Verdi's La Traviata and Puccini's Madam Butterfly. Book now and make sure you have also booked your room at L'Atelier du Renard Argenté, our very first boutique bed and breakfast in Provence.
Stay in the heart of the Provencal countryside, enjoy the peace and tranquillity of your surroundings and head into Orange for an evening of fantastic opera. Perfect.
Famed around the world for its fresh and innovative approach and extraordinary knack of discovering new operatic talents, Glyndebourne has been a firm fixture in England's summer season. Founded in 1934 by John Christie and his opera singer wife, Audrey Mildmay, Glyndebourne is committed to presenting opera of the highest quality, commissioning new work, developing new talent and reaching new audiences. Running from 21st May to 28 August, 2016, Glynebourne's 2016 programme includes Wagner, Berlioz, Rossini and Mozart. Book now to avoid disappointment!
Often booked many months in advance for the Glyndebourne Festival, Old Whyly is a mere five minutes' drive away from Glyndebourne Festival. A boutique bed and breakfast set in glorious gardens in East Sussex, Old Whyly is the perfect place to stay. A fabulous cook, your hostess will be happy to prepare a delicious picnic to enjoy at the opera.
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We continue to bring you fabulous places to stay in two of Italy's dreamiest medieval towns, Siena and Montepulciano....
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