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Salles-Arbuissonnas-en-Beaujolais - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Rhône

Rooms, word of Celtic origin, means the place where you stop. Arbuissonnas-rooms, located in the center of the Community of Municipalities, is known by lovers of history and architecture.

The history of the town found the first traces of occupation from the Palaeolithic (37,000 to 5,000 years BC) with arrowheads, scrapers and chisels.

At the time of the Gauls, the sherds comb pottery and not tour, is dated 4th century BC C.

This period extends to the Gallo-Roman until the 4th century base, tripod, vase, jar, dolium.

In the 10th century, the monks of Cluny founded a Priory. The Romanesque cloister has maintained a gallery of columns. The church's 11th century golden stone opens with a beautiful Romanesque door.

In the 14th century arrival of the ladies of the convent of Benedictine Grelonges, an island in the Saone, uninhabitable.

In the 18th century, construction of Chapter Noble Chanoinesses, Countess of rooms, where parents of Alphonse de Lamartine met. The Chapter esplanade shaded by linden trees, is lined with old houses Chanoinesses. The current City Hall is located in a house of canons.

Geographical information

Latitude46.0413889 (N 46° 2’ 29”)
Longitude4.6344444 (E 4° 38’ 4”)
AltitudeFrom 247m to 429m
Surface area4.35 km²
Population838 inhabitants
Density192 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLyon (45 km, 37 min)
Insee code69172
IntercommunalityCC Beaujolais-Vauxonne

Nearest cities & towns

Blacé1.8 km (4 min)
Arbuissonnas1.9 km (4 min)
Saint-Julien3 km (6 min)
Saint-Étienne-des-Oullières3.9 km (8 min)
Le Perréon5.5 km (10 min)
Denicé5.9 km (11 min)
Vaux-en-Beaujolais6.2 km (10 min)
Odenas6.4 km (12 min)
Saint-Étienne-la-Varenne6.6 km (12 min)
Arnas7.1 km (10 min)
Montmelas-Saint-Sorlin7.6 km (13 min)
Saint-Georges-de-Reneins7.7 km (13 min)
Lacenas8.4 km (16 min)

Things to see and do

Events and festivities


Cloister Salles-Arbuissonnas-en-Beaujolais
Cloister Salles-Arbuissonnas-en-Beaujolais
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Cloister Salles-Arbuissonnas-en-Beaujolais
Cloister Salles-Arbuissonnas-en-Beaujolais
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Church Salles-Arbuissonnas-en-Beaujolais
Church Salles-Arbuissonnas-en-Beaujolais
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Friday 27 march
Min. 5°C - Max. 9°C
Saturday 28 march
Min. 3°C - Max. 9°C
Sunday 29 march
Min. 8°C - Max. 12°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Tour, tasting and sale of organic wines
Local flavours8 € to 10 € Blacé (1.8 km)
Horse ride in Green Beaujolais
Nature and the great outdoors40 € to 200 € Chamelet (13.4 km)
Horseback riding in the Beaujolais
Nature and the great outdoors30 € Bagnols (15.8 km)
Helicopter flight over Bourgogne
Sports sensations69 € to 138 € Charnay-lès-Mâcon (31 km)
Carriage ride in South Burgundy
Nature and the great outdoors65 € to 390 € Tancon (33 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Solutré Rock
HikeEasy1h00Solutré-Pouilly (29 km)
Villages of the Côte Roannaise
Car itineraryEasy4h00Cordelle (46 km)
Rilly Castle Circuit
HikeEasy2h00Cordelle (46 km)
Saint-Jean-Saint-Maurice, Pêt d'Âne and La Roche Castle
Car itineraryEasy5h00Cordelle (46 km)
Mars Peninsula
HikeEasy3h00Cordelle (46 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals