Things to do

The area offers some of the best French countryside has to offer with many activities around wine and wine making, outdoor activities such as hiking and biking, cultural and arts with the beautiful chateaux and markets.

Wine Day Tours

La Grapille collaborates with Back to Beaujolais – wine tours on a number of day trips to some of France’s most beautiful vineyards for visits of wine estates, tastings and lunch. Programs can be tailored upon group interest but typically include wine tastings, lunch, stroll in the vineyards and depart at 10AM and return at 6PM, starting from 80 euros per person for groups of 2 to 4.

Outdoor Activities


with or without our donkey Tuco, many trails depart from the house including the trail to Saint Jacques de Compostella. Other hikes include mount brouilly, col du fut d'Avenas. These trails are also great for trail running enthusiasts.


For road or trail, we have bikes to rent 20 EUR per day to explore the area.


We can arrange with our neighbors for a half day or day long tour on horseback.

Hot air ballon and ULM

A club is available just 20 minutes from the house.

Arts and Culture


Beautiful chateaux are located int he area including the Chateau de Cormatin.

Markets & Antique Fairs

Markets are regularly held in the spring and summer seaon


The region is home to a high concentration of Michelin starred restaurants, one, two and three stars. We recommend advance booking. If you let us know we can make the booking for you.


Lyon is just 35 minutes by car, or 30 minutes by train and offers a number of cultural activities including the opera, ballet and superb restaurants.
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La Grappille is a 19th century farm house sitting on French vineyards renovated in authentic charm to provide you with a unique B&B — J.H


La Grappille
Villié-Morgon 69910

+33 (0)6 32 29 37 85