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Destination 2020:

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Discover the New Chateau Elan!

Destination 2020

Château Élan Winery & Resort is undergoing a stunning $25 million renovation to complete in November 2019. Visiting soon? Click below to see weekly updates and learn more.


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Meeting or Conference


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Meeting or Conference


With a $25 Million renovation concluding in November 2019, discover a NEW Château Élan Meeting Experience in 2020. With 40,000 square feet of flexible indoor group spaces (+ 10,000sqft of outdoor space), our award-winning Resort is ideal for any event.


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Event, Wedding or Gala


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Wedding, Social or Gala.


Fairy tales are our specialty! Our experienced event planners and talented catering team are dedicated to orchestrating the perfect day for you and your guests in one of Georgia’s most magnificent (and ‘gramable) destinations.


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Getaway or Staycation


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Getaway or Staycation


European luxury meets Southern Hospitality just north of Atlanta at the most-awarded winery and resort on the East Coast. Perfect for romantic getaways, long-weekends with the girls or Summer staycations, Château Élan offers something for everyone!


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VineyardFest | November 17


Vineyard Fest 2019

Returning for its 23rd year, Vineyard Fest 2019 is Sunday, November 17th. VineyardFest 2019 is bigger and better than ever as we unveil the brand new Chateau Elan experience after a $25 Million renovation. Tickets are almost sold out!


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Winemaker Wannabe

Calling all wine lovers! Come spend the evening at Chateau Élan and become a Winemaker for a day. Learn to blend your own wine and create a bottle of wine that is customized to your personal palate.

Friday, September 27th

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Weekly Culinary Classes

Chef-instructed cooking classes with wine service are perfect for a date night, girl’s night out or group activity.

Most Fridays and Saturdays.

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Chef & Winemaker Dinner

Indulge in a one-of-a-kind decadent culinary experience hosted by Executive Chef Rodney Ashley and Winemaker Simone Bergese. Multi-course themed dinner is held under the stars surrounded by beautiful vineyards and paired with award-winning Chateau Elan wines.

Friday, October 18

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What to do

RESORT LIFE = BEST LIFE


Hit the links

Golf

Few golf resorts possess the beauty and variety offered by Château Élan’s 63 holes of championship golf. Each course, unique in character and design, challenges golfers of all levels of ability while entertaining their imaginations. The environment at Château Élan will lend for a truly memorable golf experience.
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Golf

Just Relax

Spa & Wellness

Quiet, romantic, serene. The fragrant aroma of essential oils. The luscious scent of organic lotions. Indulgent sensory treatments to refresh and rejuvenate the body, mind and soul. This is the Spa at Chateau Elan.
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Spa & Wellness

Tours, Tastings, and More

Winery

The Winery was opened in 1984 by Don and Nancy Panoz and currently sits among acres of estate vineyards. Upon entering the Winery you will first discover the Wine Market, which features Château Élan wines along with a wide variety of wine-related and culinary gift items. The Winery also hosts The Viking Culinary Studio which offers weekend cooking classes.
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Winery

Casual to Intimate

Dining

Decide between seven restaurants to enjoy a cultural array of dishes and ingredients from regional Southern and All-American to Mediterranean, Classic French, Irish, and healthful Spa Cuisine. The ambiance and settings range from casual to intimate fine dining.
Casual to Intimate

Dining

On the Courts

Tennis & Pickleball

Welcome to the brand new Tennis Center! Our extensive Stan Smith designed Tennis Center nestled behind the Winery boasts three hard courts, two clay courts and four Pickleball courts.
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Tennis & Pickleball

Stay Active

Fitness Classes

Fitness Facilities at the Spa include an exercise studio offering over 20 classes per week in innovative low impact aerobics, strength training, body sculpting, Yoga and Pilates. Aqua aerobics is also offered in our heated indoor pool also located at the Spa. Personal training sessions are available in 1-hour and 30-minute increments as well.
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Fitness Classes

Viking Cooking Studio

Classes & Experiences

The Chateau Elan Culinary Studio, equipped with top-tier Viking Range® appliances, is a beautiful 1,600 sq. ft. teaching kitchen located inside the Winery on the 2nd floor above the Tasting Room. Château Élan’s Culinary Studio Chef brings his individual and cultural specialties to the kitchen as he educate guests through Public Cooking Classes, Saturday Demonstrations, Private Culinary Events, and Team Building Events.
Viking Culinary Studio

Cooking Classes & Experiences

Fun in the Sun

Resort Pool & Bar

Located at the main resort pool, Le Soleil offers guests a light selection of refreshing sandwiches, salads, and snacks to accompany their favorite poolside cocktail.
Fun in the Sun

Resort Pool & Bar


About

Château Élan

Within the sweeping panorama of the north Georgia foothills, Château Élan began with the planting of vineyards in 1981. From these lush vines has grown a 3,500 acre conference and leisure destination.
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News & Blog


As a part of our $25 Million transformation this year, the Inn Lobby just finished an incredible renovation complete with a large, chateau-style custom carved limestone fireplace, welcoming seating and hand-tufted rugs. The hand-painted piece of art behind the front desk is simply STUNNING (and shimmers from every angle)! Let us know what you think […]

We are so excited to announce that Winemaker Simone Bergese and the Chateau Elan Winery brought home big scores from the recent Beverage Wine Tasting Institute in Chicago. Try them next time you visit the Tasting Room! 93 • Château Élan (GA) 2018 Reserve, Sauvignon Blanc, American. $25 Gold Medal 88 • Château Élan (GA) […]

Visited the Golf Club lately? You may have noticed our staff sporting the brand new Golf colors and logo. Like the look? There’s a bit of a story behind it… Throughout the last thirty years Château Élan Winery & Resort has created a legacy across the Southeast. Known for amazing wine, iconic vineyard views and […]

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