Tel : +33 (0)3 29 88 28 41
Hôtel *** À l'Orée du Bois - Roselyne et Paul Aguesse - 55120 Futeau Lorraine

Set out on a journey of discovery from our hotel in the Meuse !

Only two hours from Paris, the Argonne covers 3 departments (the Meuse, the Ardennes and the Marnes) and offers an ideal setting for adventures on foot, by bike (available on request at the hotel), or on horseback! It is also a region steeped in the memories of WWI.

Nearby, discover the vineyards of the Champagne region near Reims and Epernay, Troyes, with its old town centre and museums, St-Dizier, Verdun, Lake Der, and Lake Madine...

Our hotel in Futeau in the Meuse is the ideal starting point for discovering charming villages with fascinating histories.

The villages

Don’t miss : Saint-Rouin (a 7th century hermitage and its modern chapel, designed by a disciple of Le Corbusier), Montfaucon d’Argonne (Collégiale Saint-Germain), Beaulieu-en-Argonne, a garden-village with its 7th century abbey and its 13th century oak press, Varennes-en-Argonne (and its museum devoted to the flight of Louis XVI), Jouy-sous-les-Côtes and its environmental museum…


The Meuse region was at the heart of the fighting in WWI and many sites from the Great War can be visited today: Haute-Chevauchée, Butte de Vauquois, the Pennsylvanie monument, Kronprinz shelter, Bois de la Gruerie, the Montfaucon memorial, the American cemetery at Romagne sous Montfaucon, the Musée l’Argonne, Verdun, Valmy…

Leisure activities

The area is a paradise for hikers and fishers with the Aire and Biesme. There are many marked paths through the vast, enchanting forests of the Argonne. Set out on foot, donkey back, horseback, mountain bike or bicycle touring ; try out water sports or enjoy a round of golf at the Combles and Grande Romanie courses.

The great outdoors

The Argonne, the “Land of the Woods", is an enchanting region with some of the most beautiful lakes and forests in Europe.The Argonne hills are home to 300 species of bird and many types of game.In these unspoiled surroundings, you are sure to happen upon deer, wild boar or herons near the lakes.



  • Hôtel *** À l'Orée du Bois - Roselyne et Paul Aguesse
  • 55120 Futeau Lorraine
  • Tel : +33 (0)3 29 88 28 41
  • Fax : +33 (0)3 29 88 24 52