A stopover village in the Allier, a tourist destination to discover in Bourbonnaise land

LOGO Hostellerie du Centrotel et Spa Bulles d'Allier

Located at the crossroads of the axes linking Paris to Montpellier and Annecy to La Rochelle, in the heart of theBourbon countryside, Montmarault has been described as a crossroads village since the French Revolution.

It offers beautiful discoveries: its monuments including the Saint-Etienne church by taking the heritage circuit in the heart of the village, the Camus castle or its Allier railway museum. The charm of the ponds of Miquet and Mazelier invites to pleasant walks and picnics.

From this stopover village, which is very popular for its proximity to many tourist sites, among the most important in the region, you can immerse yourself in the history of the Dukes of Bourbon and the Kings of France and set off to meet:

From the great Clunisian site of Souvigny, a charming Bourbon village, former necropolis of the Dukes of Bourbon which reveals an exceptional priory complex with its Saint-Pierre Saint-Paul church and the gardens of its priory

From Bourbon l'Archambault, a welcoming sparesort dominated by the silhouette of its medieval fortress

From Saint-Pourçain-sur-Sioule, a small townin the Val de Sioule renowned for its vineyards

De Charroux, one of the most beautiful villages in France

From the magnificent chain of the Puys

Or even the Le PAL animal park, the VULCANIA theme park, PALEOPOLIS – The dinosaur hill, the MuPOP in Montluçon (Museum of popular music) to discover with the family…

You will see, there is no shortage of ideas for activities around our hotel and we will be happy to advise you in your discovery of our beautiful region.

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Bulles d'Allier Spa

On site, discover our well-being area open 7 days a week.
Sauna, hammam, indoor Spa, Himalayan salt stone Sauna,
4 Outdoor Spas and 1 massage salon, Sale of @Sothys products

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Sothys shop

Your Boutique is available at the hotelreception and on our Bubbles d'Allier E-shop!
Discover or rediscover the Sothys brand through the Sothys Organics,youth or moisturizing ranges

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Motorhome Welcome

You can stay in our car park, electricity connection €3, water connection €3. Access to our Bulles d'Allier spa from €16!

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Terre Native Montmarault

Since June 30, 2021, the Terre Native grocery store proposes a wide choice of products sold in bulk, favoring quality and the local.

It is located at 15 rue du Dr Groslier in Montmarault, a stone'sthrow from Place Robert Ferrandon.

Terre Native offers a selection of quality food and hygiene products mostly from French and local producers, including fresh pasta, cereal flour from organic farming, cold saponified soaps, etc.

You will also find Italian products (olive oil, wines, balsamic vinegar, etc.)

The concept is simple!

I come to Terre Native with my containers:jars, bottles, boxes, bags, crates, … And if you forget them, kraft paper bagsare available and containers are on sale at the store.

I weigh my empty containers.

I take the amount of product I need.

I checkout, the weight of the container is deducted, so I only pay for my product without the additional cost of packaging.

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Blue Button

Bouton Bleu is a pretty little shop with a sewing workshop in Montmarault. There are handmade fabric objects, such as bags and baby accessories. The workshop does all types of sewing work and gives sewing lessons.

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Amusement park and Zoo Le Pal

Le PAL, amusement park and zoo since 1973.

Come and discover 30 attractions for the whole family.

From toddlers to the more adventurous, thereis something for everyone and for all sensations!

Observe more than 1,000 wild animals evolving in their reconstructed natural environment.

And attend many educational events.

Playful moments of sharing with the keepers who will reveal all the secrets of the animals!

The PAL is located in the heart of the Allier, 1h30 from Clermont-Ferrand and 2h from Lyon.

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Vulcania is a French center of scientific culture around volcanism, located in Saint-Ours-les-Roches, in the Puy-de-Dôme, 15 km northwest ofClermont-Ferrand. Launched by Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, it also bears the name of "European Park of Volcanism"

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All motorcycle rides in Allier

Moto-Trip.com is a community site for sharing motorcycle rides.

Created in 2012, the site now references a large number of motorcycle road books and has become a reference in two-wheel tourism by offering you essential addresses for bikers and bikers.

All this is possible thanks to the involvement of the motorcycle community.

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Summit of the Puy de Dôme

In the Auvergne, tourism is for everyone!

Thanks to the richness of its infrastructures, its natural heritage and culture, the Auvergne, and in particular the Massif du Sancy, has no shortage of opportunities to please you. Whatever your profile and your references in terms of tourism in the Puy-de-Dôme, you will easily find activities and places to suit your taste.

Visit the Auvergne and the Volcanoes of Sancy

If the points of interest for sightseeing in the Massif Central are not lacking, the first asset of Sancy remains its natural heritage. The Chain des Puys, the summit of the Puy-de-Dôme and the Puyde Sancy are all reliefs to discover as a family or as a couple for a privileged moment! This postcard decor, combined with a breath of rejuvenating air, colors your visit to Puy-de-Dôme and creates unforgettable memories.

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The Gorges of Chouvigny

To discover this listed natural site from a different angle, nothing beats a descent of the Sioule by canoe-kayak, departing from the Pont de Menat!