La Maison des Fontaines : two 5-star gîtes in the heart of Ferrette, situated a short distance from Basel.
La Maison des Fontaines is a beautiful mansion built at the turn of the twentieth century. It includes two exceptional gîtes
for your next green holiday in the region of Sundgau
The gîte Sud-Alsace
and the gîte du Sundgau
have both been rated 5 stars ; besides this top rating, these two tourism furnished apartments have been renovated and decorated with the utmost care. They answer all the quality requirements that make your stay
comfortable and relaxing whether you are on a romantic or a family holiday. The exceptional site of Ferrette’s Castle
is of course a plus…
For both gîtes you have the choice between a holiday rental on a nightly basis (bed and breakfast formula) or a weekly rental.
Outside the high-season periods, in order to adapt our offer to your various needs (short or long stays) we offer either a rental formula
on a nightly basis (which include breakfast served in the salle des fontaines
or on the premises at the Maison des 5 Temps
or a classical formula, on a weekly basis.
Rental holiday apartments in Southern Alsace near Basel : our furnished apartments are ideally located in an area where France share its borders with both Germany and Switzerland.
The two holiday apartments
of the Maison des Fontaines
are located at the higher point of Ferrette
right in front of the fountain in Place des Comtes.
From your room you will enjoy the breathtaking view of the forest and Ferrette’s Castle.
All year long you will appreciate the beauty and peace of this exceptional site. The strategic location of la Maison des Fontaines will enable you to combine a quiet and relaxing holiday in Southern Alsace
with many other possible outings in Alsace
, including the Wine Route
, cultural visits around Basel museums
Germany and the Black Forest are also very close to Southern Alsace
where our gîtes are located.
From our gîtes in Ferrette, you’ll have a wide choice of sports activities or cultural outings.
- For those who like biking, hiking and open air activities in the Sundgau area…all these activities are easily accessible from our gîtes in Ferrette and the golf de Mooslargue is only 20 minutes away by car.
- For those who enjoy Alsatian gastronomy and want to tickle their taste budsmake a reservation at Antony’s for a cheese ceremony. If you come to Ferrette, a visit to Antony, the Master of Cheese is a must…
- For those who like architecture, Design and art…the city of Basel is only thirty minutes away by car from Ferrette. Basel’s museums, the Beyerler Foundation, Tinguely Museum and numerous other museums offer
exceptional exhibitions all year long. Don’t miss “ Art Basel “, the meeting point for the international art world.
Vitra Design, located in the same area, is also a must.
- For those who like the Christmas atmosphere in Alsace…The Christmas period in Southern Alsace will give you the opportunity to visit the enchanted forest of Altkirch and the Christmas markets of the region. During the winter period the Alsatian Jura area celebrates
Christmas in a very special way and Ferrette is no exception : all the houses are decorated and all over the town you can smell the sweet flavour
of Alsatian Christmas Spice Cakes.