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Three nights for the price of Two!


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Meeting or Conference


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Meeting or Conference


Life is too short for boring conference destinations. We believe meetings can be highly-productive and offer epic experiences. With 50,000 square feet of flexible indoor and outdoor group spaces, Château Élan 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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Got2Getaway Package


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Save big with our Got2Getaway package this Winter and stay three nights for the price of two! Includes deluxe overnight accommodations at the Inn for TWO, $25 Resort Credit per night to enjoy any of our Dining, Golf, Spa or other Resort Amenities.


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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, July 26

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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 Dinner: Slight of Hand

This decadent culinary experience takes place in the Winery Cask Room. Hosted by Executive Chef Rodney Ashley, package includes deluxe overnight accommodations in the Inn, a multi-course dinner for two at the Winery, surrounded by barrels of aging wine, and paired with award-winning Chateau Elan wines.

Saturday, July 20

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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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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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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.
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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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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.
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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.
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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


After an extensive review of its production practices and ingredients, Château Élan Winery & Resort is now a staple in the vegan community having gained global vegan certification by BevVeg International — a law firm that specializes in vegan certification, regulation and advocacy — for its muscadine wines including Duncan Creek, Duncan Creek Red, Duncan Creek Rose, Summer Wine, Spring Blossom and Autumn […]

BRASELTON, Ga. – June 28, 2019 – As part of its ongoing multi-million dollar renovation, Château Élan Winery & Resort celebrates the opening of Marc Bar & Restaurant, the southern-inspired bar and chophouse, situated within the resort’s 16th century-styled château and winery. Designed to complement the resort’s vast locale, Marc opens its doors to lush […]

We are so excited to announced that once again, Château Élan Winery & Resort has secured a placement on Conde Nast Traveler’s 2019 Readers’ Choice Award ballot. Available for voting now through June 30, 2019 online: HERE HOW TO VOTE: select “Hotels & Resorts” and enter “Braselton” into the location. All results will appear in the November 2019 issue, as well […]

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