Built in the 17th century, on foundations belived to be considerably older, in a region which created its wealth on the cultivation of “pastel” or woad in English, and the production of Armagnac, Hotel Guilhon is part of the protected patrimony of the town of Lectoure, as an historic building.
In 2015, the current owners undertook a complete renovation of this historic building in order to uncover its former splendour, to showcase it whilst at the same time adding the necessary elements of modern day comfort necessary for its new future: bed and breakfast of charm.
The Gers, a tourist destination as yet relatively undiscovered, is a place with a wealth of tradition. Its local produce such as foie gras, poultry, Lomagne garlic, Lectoure melons, Armagnac and regional wines, are well represented in the numerous restaurants of the county. You will discover the Gallo-Roman villa of Seviac, the Collegiate Church of La Romieu or the Abbey of Flaran, and its numerous castles, walled towns and fortified villages, which together form the wealth of the Gers.
Thierry, a former international director of human resources, welcomes you personally to his home. Guarantor of your comfort, he will organise according to your wishes, your meals, your sightseeing , your wine and armagnac tastings, your seminars. He proposes on request various cultural, culinary and wellbeing activities and experiences.
A massage team can treat you in the hotel and proposes a wide choice of different massage styles in the hotel’s spa.
For security reasons Hotel Guilhon is not suitable for children under the age of 15.
The ancient 17th century kitchens have been entirely rebuilt and transformed into a place for relaxation and wellbeing.
Between the ancient bread oven and the stone chimney you will find a spa pool with jacuzzi jets.
The vaulted cellars are now the massage area.
The indoor spa pool is available to hotel guests at no extra charge for one hour per day, with advance reservation.
It is open between 10am and 7pm.
The majestic vaulted brick cellar has been arranged to store regional wines selected by hotel guilhon.
It provides the ideal place for local wine and armagnac tastings, accompanied by regional products.
Tastings are organised on request.
In the intimate space of hotel guilhon’s internal courtyard you can enjoy a glass of wine whilst enjoying the calm and tranquility of the tropical garden and poolside terrace.
The pool terrace and sundeck are at your disposal.
The pool is heated according to the weather and is open from the beginning of april until the end if october.
Accessible from 8am until 10pm.
The private bar is available to guests.
You will find refreshments, a selection of regional wines, with a menu of prices and a list for you to note what you have consumed.
Savoury dishes are proposed to accompany the alcoholic drinks.
A champagne and armagnac menu is available on request.
Hotel guilhon can organise for you gourmet aperatifs with foie gras, cheeses and local charcuterie.
Sitting and dining rooms, one for breakfast, which is complimentary with each room, lunches on reservation 24 hours in advance, and another for formal dinners.
A library with listed historical works on the lomagne region, maps of the region etc …
Wifi is offered free throughout the hotel.
To ensure the tranquillity of our guests these areas are open from 8am in the morning until 10pm in the evening.
Served by the poolside or in the reception rooms of the hotel guilhon, you begin your day with a sweet and savoury breakfast using local fresh produce.
Breakfast is complimentary with each room.
Served from 8.30am until 10am.