Relais & Châteaux is a family of hoteliers and chefs from all over the world who share a passion for – and a personal commitment to - ensuring their guests enjoy moments of exceptional harmony. To experience Relais & Châteaux is to experience an unforgettable celebration of the senses.
The Fearrington House has been a member of Relais & Châteaux, a collection of the finest hotels and gourmet restaurants in the world, since 1988.
From the vineyards in Napa valley to the beaches in Bali, from the olive trees in Provence to the lodges in South Africa, Relais & Châteaux offers a chance to explore the Route du Bonheur, or ‘Road to Happiness’ in a variety of destinations.
Relais & Châteaux properties can be found all over the world. Click here for a list of the other current properties found in North America. To explore all the Relais & Châteaux members worldwide, visit their website.
In 1954, five unique small properties in France banded together to create a touring route from Paris to Nice called the “Route du Bonheur.” As guests experienced the quality and service these properties offered, the Relais & Chateaux association began to grow.
Today, Relais & Châteaux is a collection of over 500 of the finest hotels and restaurants in 60 countries – including The Fearrington House.