Hotel restaurant in the Loire valley

At the heart of the Loire castles between Blois and Châteaudun, the Ô en couleur at Oucques welcomes you and offers the opportunity to visit the castles of this charming area. The village of Oucques in Loir et Cher is an ideal spot to discover two valleys, the Loir valley and the Loire valley and their marvellous renaissance architecture and history as well as the Sologne which will delight all nature lovers.

The Ô en couleur at Oucques

Between Le Mans and Orleans take advantage of a stay on the route to the Loire castles. Enjoy a rest and sumptuous food at the Ô en couleur. Comfortable rooms , a gastronomic table overlooking a sunny garden. This is an ideal location for either visiting the region or passing through on a journey to the south. The Lanchais family gives you a warm welcome to their domaine with its cheerful and friendly atmosphere.

Some facts about the Hotel :

  • Three chimneys in the Logis guide
  • Restaurant – three cookpots in the Logis guide
  • Bar and lounge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Private parking
  • Locked garage
  • Free Wifi
  • 12 rooms – up to 5 people
  • Air conditioning
  • Direct telephone line
  • Flat screen television
  • Bedroom with bath or shower
  • Rooms suitable for people with reduced mobility
  • Animals accepted

Spirit of the house

For nearly a century our establishment has been welcoming guests to the village of Oucques in the department of Loir et Cher.  Since 1970 the family Lanchais have been the owners of the Ô en couleur and Restaurant. In 2005 Annie and Vincent Lanchais took control of the Hotel and Restaurant on the retirement of  Vincent’s parents.

Annie and Vincent have continued to ensure the family spirit of this hotel and restaurant has been maintained.   Vincent Lanchais is the chef of the restaurant and his wife Annie manages the hotel and restaurant where you will receive a very warm and friendly welcome.

Discover an authentic French family hotel and share with us a passions for good food made with local produce and also our love for this region of   France

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Discovery of the castles of the Loire

The Loire Castles

Take this opportunity to visit the castles of the Loire with their rich and royal history. The Ô en couleur is situated in the Loire valley 30 minutes by car from Blois. Here you can visit the first of the royal castles which was constructed in four different periods each with a different style of architecture the last of which is typical of many of the castles in the Loire valley.

Nearby take the opportunity to visit Châteaudun, a town on the Loir river classified amongst the "100 most beautiful sites" in France. There is an important castle as well as prehistoric grottos which will surprise you.

From Oucques take the route of the Loire castles and visit the unforgettable sites of the region : Chambord, Blois, Amboise, Chenonceau just to name a few. You will have a multitude of other places, towns and villages to see in this area.

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