A l'Ombre Bleue

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A L’Ombre Bleue, an 18th century farm house in the heart of the île de France, nestling in a beautiful walled rose garden, inspires calm contemplation and reflexion amongst the intoxication scent of the ancient roses and the lapping of the nearby pond.

So close yet so far from Paris this guest house is situated in the small village of Mittainville, 65kms from the capital and 50kms from Versailles, not far from the town of Rambouillet.

A l’Ombre Bleue offers 3 romantic guest rooms, so cosy and British, an intruiging dream like nostalgia of small things stolen from past times.


Number of rooms 3
Maximum number of persons 10
Food service Yes, only on request
Wifi Yes
Outside Garden
Private parking No, but parking spaces in front of the house

The "Wow" effect of A l'Ombre Bleue

A house and a small walled garden with yesteryear charm, both close and far from Paris for an escape time …

The Hosts


Why did you choose to open guesthouse ?

« I ‘ve always loved my home, furnishing and styling, dreaming amongst the heirlooms and books….

Cooking for the pleasure of my friends and family has always been my joy, so, when a decade ago I looked to give a new meaning to my life, the idea was quite simply an evidence, open a guest house and invite my guests to my table to share great food in good company... »


Table d'hôtes

Catherine offers a elegant and family cuisine who built her reputation. Served on the large convent table of the living room or near the fireplace, dinner, real time sharing of wealth, will make your stay even more memorable…

Packed-lunched: The greedy alternative…

Catherine prepares you a sweet and tasty packed-lunched containing an assortment of seasonal and local products which will treat your taste buds.

Nearby Activities

Château de Versailles

Château de Maintenon

Cathédrale de Chartres

Equestrian centre


Thoiry zoo

Hot-air balloon in Maintenon

Rambouillet national sheepfold

  • A l'Ombre Bleue

  • Château de Versailles

    Official residence of France kings, the Château de Versailles and its gardens count among the illustrious monuments of World heritage

  • Château de Maintenon

    Less than one hour from Paris and Versailles, Château de Maintenon belongs to Madame de Maintenon and hosts a beautiful garden "à la française"

  • Cathédrale de Chartres

    Masterpiece of 12th and 13th centuries, with its 4000 sculpted faces and its 5000 persons in 2600m3 of period stained-glass windows. UNESCO listed building.

  • Equestrian centre

  • Golf

  • Thoiry zoo

    As first "Safari pen" of France, you visit Thoiry by car because all of the animals move there free

  • Hot-air balloon in Maintenon

    Fly over ground in the most privacy...

  • Rambouillet national sheepfold

    The national sheepfold, created under Louis XVI, is rich of more than 2 centuries history. The opportunity to raise youngest awareness among sustainable development in discovering the farm working

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