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With some of the main motorways in Europe passing through Burgundy, here are some ideal stopping off places as you travel through the region.

Many of the hotels near the autoroutes belong to one of the chains which provide functional, good value accommodation to a set formula so you know what you are getting, with no surprises. Well run, friendly service, usually on the outskirts of town, there is free parking and often a restaurant. Ideal for tourists and business travellers alike.

Campanile is great value; Kyriad, also part of the same group as Campanile, is more upmarket; Ibis is always sound and Novotel is at the upper end of the pricing. Hotels in the Accor group which includes Ibis, Novotel, Mercure, Sofitel and Pullman brands are all giving free wi-fi connections now as standard.

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See also our full hotel listing in Burgundy, over 500 hotels in all price ranges.

From 50 Euros per night for a double room

AUTUN

Hotel Ibis
Plan d’eau du Vallon, Autun

All the main roads into Autun converge at the Plan d’eau, a lake just outside the town. Here is the best of both worlds, the hotel is near the town centre, and the beautiful countryside. Restaurant, free parking.

AUXERRE

Campanile Auxerre
Rue d’Athènes, Monéteau

Close to exit 19 on the A6, on the north side of Auxerre, this hotel is good for an overnight stop on the north-south route. Restaurant, free parking, 83 rooms in the Campanile formula.

Les Clairions
RN6 Auxerre

Not far from the centre of Auxerre , this hotel has garden, tennis court and swimming pool to attract. There is a bar and restaurant too. Ideal stopping off point if you are travelling through the region.

AVALLON

Campanile Avallon
Le Cerce, RN 6, Sauvigny-le-Bois

Close to Exit 22 on the A6 and only ten minutes on the RN6 from Avallon old town. A good spot for visiting some of the best attractions in Burgundy such as Chablis, Fontenay Abbey etc. Restaurant, free parking, 46 rooms.

BEAUJOLAIS

Hotel des Vignes
Les Capitans, Julienas

In the pretty countryside south of Mâcon, world famous for its Beaujolais wine, this delightful hotel has a swimming pool amongst the vines. There are two well known restaurants in the village, an ideal place for walkers, cyclists and wine aficionados.

BEAUNE

Hotel La Closerie
61 Route de Pommard (dir. Autun)

Five minutes for the A6 exit 24 at Beaune, this hotel has a pool and landscaped gardens so it is a good place to relax after a day’s travelling. Locked parking, air con and sat.TV. A member of the Interhotel chain, there are 47 rooms.

CHABLIS

Aux Lys de Chablis
38 Route d’Auxerre, Chablis

Recently renovated, you are in Chablis land with the famous vineyards all around. Easy access from exit 20 on the A6, the hotel has 38 rooms, restaurant and free parking.

CHALON-SUR-SAONE

Campanile Hotel Chalon-sur-Saône
Le Champ Fleuri, Rue Raoul Ponchon

Exit 25 on the A6 on the north side of Chalon-sur-Saône. Friendly and comfortable Campanile, on the doorstep of the Côte Chalonaise wine region. Restaurant, free parking, 76 rooms.

DIJON

Campanile Dijon Nord
Allée Alfred Nobel, Toison d’Or, Fontaine les Dijon

A bustling side of town with the university close by. Exit 4 off the A31/E17. Restaurant, free parking, 48 rooms.

Campanile Hotel Dijon Centre
115-17 Ave. Foch, Dijon

Right by the Dijon railway station so ideal if you are coming by train. The shops, museums, market and points of interest are a stroll down the road in this very compact old part of town. Restaurant, free parking, 81 rooms.

Campanile Hotel Dijon East Apollinaire
1 Rue de la Feuriée, St Apollinaire

Take exit 4 off the A31/E17 on the east side of Dijon. Restaurant, free parking, 43 rooms.

Campanile Dijon Sud
4 Allée de la Marche, Marsannay la Côte

You know what you are getting with the Campanile chain - clean, well priced, modern facilities, a bit outside of town, but with restaurant, free parking. The vineyards of the Côte de Nuits are on the doorstep and the sites of Dijon, close by. 47 rooms.

MACON

Campanile Mâcon Sud
ZAC des Bouchardes, Chaintre

Exit 29 on the A6, this Campanile offers comfort and value for the traveller going north-south. Mâcon itself on the river Saône should be explored with its narrow streets and interesting shops. Restaurant, free parking, 44 rooms.

Campanile Mâcon Sennecé
Les Vannières, Sennecé-les-Mâcon

Exit 28 (1) on the A6. Mâcon with its Mediterranean feel, and vineyards all around has a lot to offer the tourist. Tournus, and Cluny are close by too. Restaurant, free parking, 48 rooms.

NEVERS

Campanile Nord
Rue Louise Michel, Varennes-Vauzelles

Convenient and good value, the Campanile Nord is ideal if you are going to Magny Cours racing circuit, or passing through Burgundy on the A77. Restaurant, free parking, 46 rooms.

Kyriad Hotel
35 Boulevard Victor Hugo, Nevers

A modern and very comfortable hotel one km from the middle of Nevers with restaurant and parking. 15 km from Magny Cours Racing Circuit.

NUITS- ST-GEORGES

Hotel Balladins Nuits St Georges Superior
Carrefour de l’Europe

At Exit 1 on the A31/E17, here you are in the heart of the wine region of Burgundy. Well placed for visiting Beaune or Dijon, this popular hotel has pool, restaurant and free parking.

TOURNUS

Hotel Balladins Tournus Confort
La Grande Condemine, Tournus

Exit 27 on the A6. This hotel is in the countryside, not far from the charming town of Tournus. The town is on the river, and after wandering round the old part, enjoy a drink at a pavement café.

SENS

Atelier Bob'Arts
Cornant near Villeneuve-sur-Yonne

Artist and sculptor Jean-Pierre Colas and his wife Bernadette welcome you to their peaceful cottage in a hamlet only 2km from the A19 and close to the A6 autoroute near Sens.



From 100 Euros per night for a double room

BEAUNE

Novotel
16 Rue Moulin Noize, Beaune

This is a classy Novotel, situated between the A6 motorway and the town. The décor is contemporary, and the rooms light and spacious. There is a pool, restaurant and all mod cons. An ideal place to set off touring from.

DIJON

Novotel Dijon Sud
Route de Beaune, Marsannay La Côte

If you would like to do a spot of wine tasting or wine buying, on your way home, stop off at the Novotel in the heart of the Côte de Nuits and visit the winegrowers. Dijon itself it 10 minutes up the road. All mod cons in the spacious hotel including three rooms for people with limited mobility.

Holiday Inn
1 Place Marie de Bourgogne, Dijon

Four kms from the centre of Dijon, the Holiday Inn has 100 rooms and is decorated in a lively contemporary way. It offers the traveller wanting to stop off in the town comfortable accommodation and all services.