Évaux-les-Bains

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TownÉvaux-les-BainsSaint-Julien-la-Genête at 2.9 km (5 min)
Insee code23076Chambon-sur-Voueize at 5.7 km (9 min)
Postcode23110Chambonchard at 7.2 km (10 min)
Latitude46.1741560Budelière at 7.6 km (12 min)
Longitude2.4873020Fontanières at 8.4 km (11 min)
AltitudeFrom 292 to 560 metersMazirat at 10.6 km (15 min)
Surface45.55 km²Reterre at 11.2 km (13 min)
Population1498 inhabitantsSannat at 11.4 km (15 min)
Density32 inhabitants/km²La Petite-Marche at 11.5 km (17 min)
National labelsChâteau-sur-Cher at 11.7 km (15 min)
Chief townGuéret (at 51 km, 45 min)Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat at 12.5 km (20 min)
DepartmentCreuseLépaud at 13.2 km (18 min)
RegionLimousinSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Évaux-les-Bains is a spa nestled in the Creuse in central France, in rural country Combraille in March, the border between Limousin and Auvergne.

Around 50 BC. AD, the legions of Julius Caesar set up their camp and undertake the exploitation of hot springs. Gradually superb spa emerge.

Unfortunately, a fire and the barbarian invasions because of the baths have antique and it was not until the 19th century to see flourish in the new thermal activity.

During the Middle Ages, the city has yet his heyday with the construction of the Abbey of Saint Peter Saint Paul on the relics of St Marien hermit Évaux protector. Partially destroyed by fire in 1942, it remains a pride for all Evahoniens.

In 1831 was created the 1st spa company, the construction of the viaduct Tardes by Gustave Eiffel allows the arrival of the railroad and made more spa guests. It is the golden age of hydrotherapy, the ladies under their parasols, the men in their boaters are "waters".

The 20th century saw the birth of a spa more and more modernized, sometimes linked to history, as during this period when the Vichy government requisitioned the Grand Hotel Thermal interning there for some influential men of the 3rd Republic.

In 2001, the only spa Limousin turns towards modernity, sanatorium is completely redone and now has facilities at the cutting edge that provide patients a therapeutic efficacy greater still.


SIGHTSEEING

Between built heritage and natural protected area, eval-les-Bains offers its visitors a wide variety of walks.

The Church of St. Peter St. Paul is open daily to visitors, we may discover in the garden of the former convent trees several centuries old.

On the occasion of a stroll through the streets of downtown, one can still recognize the old city gate or view the location of the castellany.

To break a nature park with deer, the way the Poles or the spa gardens provide a green relaxing and discovering the natural heritage. Hiking rocks Bord allow lucky to see kingfishers and otters.

To go further in the discovery, the Office of Tourism offers guides tours.

The younger (5 to 9 years) with Lud'Eau can solve puzzles that will allow them to experience the legend of the springs.

Also, audio guides and booklets discovery are available for visitors with visual and blind to visit Évaux-les-Bains.

Casino with fifty slot machines, table Texas hold'em poker, table games and a theater.

Detailed information
TransportTrain station of Évaux-les-Bains
Information pointsTourist Office of Évaux-les-Bains
Leisure centresCasino of Évaux-les-Bains

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

The weekend of the Ascension: Virad'a Creuse (collection of vintage cars).

The 3rd weekend of August: Festival Banda Flores.

The 2nd weekend of September: The Feast of Bread, Wine and Cheese (local market with entertainment and meals).

The 2nd weekend of October: Walk St. Marien (pilgrimage).


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Circuit des Rochers de Bord.

Peninsula St. Marien (confluence of the TARDIS and Cher).

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WEATHER

Friday 19 December
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Min. 8°C - Max. 10°C
Saturday 20 December
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Min. 4°C - Max. 6°C
Sunday 21 December
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Min. -1°C - Max. 7°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantFerme Auberge du Domaine de la Couture  
8.8
Évaux-les-Bains
La Ferme-Auberge du Domaine de la Couture invites you plains and plateaus, forests and lakes, to discover the delights of enchanting nature. Gourmet restaurant, dinner, bed and breakfast,...
Located in Évaux-les-Bains50 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLe Bistrot Chic  
8
Néris-les-Bains
Close to Montlucon and the heart of the resort in the Massif Central, discover the Casino Neris-les-Bains, a beautiful listed building, adjacent to the theater of the Napoleonic era....
Located 18.4 km from Évaux-les-Bains22 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 4 bedroomsBellirat    
8.8
Pionsat
Our house is located in a place called named Bellirat, about 4 km from Pionsat. Bellirat a campaign that allows fantastic walks without the need to move away. Within 25 km, there are...
Located 14.8 km from Évaux-les-Bains50 € the double room 
Farm with 5 bedroomsLe cuisinier en Combraille    
9.9
Vergheas
In this house, the two hosts will prepare you the best stay of a lifetime. Tranquility and culinary enjoyment are the keywords. The setting: a former farm, well located, furnished in...
Located 18.3 km from Évaux-les-BainsFrom 60 € to 85 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsLes Maîtres Sonneurs    
9
Huriel
Whether for a stopover on a driving holiday or a trip to the country of George Sand, you will enjoy our guest rooms in a farmhouse from the 19th. Hosts'table, natural or organic products,...
Located 22 km from Évaux-les-BainsFrom 49 € to 79 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 6 personsLa Petite Maison
Terjat
Vacation rental Terjat, 20 km south of Montlucon, in the Auvergne. Layout: living room, kitchen and three bedrooms. Garden with large trampoline, good to play or relax. Environment...
Located 10.3 km from Évaux-les-BainsFrom 350 € to 450 € per week 
House for 7 personsMarcillat en Combraille   NEW
Marcillat-en-Combraille
House just outside the village of Marcillat en Combraille. Very quiet area in the countryside Allier. Three floors, lounge, kitchen, bathroom, 4 bedrooms, 2 terraces, 1 hectare garden,...
Located 10.9 km from Évaux-les-BainsFrom 395 € to 575 € per week 
House for 6 personsMaison de campagne en terre Bourbonnaise
Lavault-Sainte-Anne
Bourbonnais house with courtyard, classified 3 stars. Building renovated in 1800. 3 bedrooms, bathroom, kitchen, dining room, living room, laundry. 2/ 6 people. Doors Montlucon and...
Located 17.5 km from Évaux-les-BainsFrom 280 € to 450 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
6 places over 0,3 haMini-camping & gîte Les Fayes   
8.4
Gouttières
Mini-quiet campsite in the countryside. Amidst the beautiful nature of the Puy de Dome, Auvergne region. Scenic view: Puy-de-Dôme, Le Sancy / Mont Dore (1886 m), wood and Charolais...
Located 25 km from Évaux-les-Bains15 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hotel Les Estonneries - Hotel in Évaux-les-BainsHotel Les Estonneries     
8.1
Chambon-sur-Voueize
Set on the banks of the River Voueize, this hotel is located in the Limousin region. It offers spacious guest rooms and a bar and traditional restaurant on site. Guest rooms are individually...
Located 5.3 km from Évaux-les-BainsRoom from 70 €
Hôtel les Combrailles - Hotel in Évaux-les-BainsHôtel les Combrailles    
8.2
Saint-Maurice-près-Pionsat
Located in the countryside of the Auvergne region, this hotel offers soundproofed rooms with free Wi-Fi access. It features a shaded terrace and Montluçon Train Station is 40 km away....
Located 14.9 km from Évaux-les-BainsRoom from 48 €
A La Queue Du Milan - Hotel in Évaux-les-BainsA La Queue Du Milan     
8.1
Pionsat
This countryside hotel is located in Pionsat, in the Combrailles region. It offers a gastronomic restaurant, a garden and terrace, and rooms with free Wi-Fi. The guest rooms at the...
Located 17.4 km from Évaux-les-BainsRoom from 47 €

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Premiere Classe Gueret
This Premiere Classe Hotel is located in Gueret, in the Limousin region of central France. It offers rooms with a private bathroom, satellite TV and a...
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