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3,500 ACRE LUXURY DESTINATION RESORT

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Chateau Elan Resort announces completion of $25 Million Renovation

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Château Élan is an award-winning 3,500 acre luxury destination resort in the North Georgia foothills. A stunning $25 million transformation completed in 2019 including a top-to-bottom renovation of the Inn.


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Shop Award-Winning Wine

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Meeting or Conference


Plan Your

Meeting or Conference


Discover a new Château Élan Meeting experience in 2020 following our $25 Million transformation in 2019. With 40,000 square feet of flexible indoor group spaces (plus 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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Plan Your

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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Versailles Afternoon Tea


Versailles Afternoon Tea

Weekend afternoons provide the perfect opportunity to unwind with a cup of tea and a selection of delectable treats during our traditional Afternoon Tea held in the Versailles Restaurant.


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Winemaker Wannabe

Spend the evening in the Chateau Élan Winery and discover the art of winemaking. After a guided tour and tasting, blend your own wine and create a bottle customized to your personal palate.

Next: May 24

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Viking Cooking Classes

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

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Taste of Georgia

Taste of Georgia is a wine education tasting experience held in the Chateau Elan Winery led by an educated wine attendant. Enjoy a guided tour and tasting of Chateau Elan wines paired with delicious samples curated from the local North Georgia area.

Next: May 22

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What to do

Amenities + Activities


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.
On the Courts

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


DIANNE + PANCHO AT CHATEAU ELAN  This week’s #WeddingWednesday wedding took place at Château Élan Winery and Resort in Braselton, Georgia. Dianne wanted a destination wedding where their guests and family could enjoy a fun and relaxing weekend getaway. Timeless and rustic describes the feel of the wedding.  The woods were an inspiration for them […]

Experience the sounds of the North Georgia Wind Orchestra this Summer at Chateau Elan. If you are looking for convenient entertainment between Gwinnett and Athens, Georgia then join us on Sunday April 26, 2020, at Chateau Elan for a Spring Concert featuring the North Georgia Wind Orchestra. Enjoy a delightful afternoon at the award-winning Chateau Elan […]

Celebrate this coming Easter, April 14th 2020, at North Atlanta’s most popular resort destination Chateau Elan Winery & Resort.  Chef Rodney Ashley has created a specially curated gourmet buffet for this season’s annual feast.  A delightful dining experience for the entire family is planned under the sunny glass atrium ceiling of the Chateau Elan Inn […]

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