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Home Sweet Home: For the first time ever, Booking.com offers guests a stay in a cottage made completely of chocolate

Paris, September 11, 2018 – Waking up in a cottage made entirely of chocolate may seem like a fairy tale, but incredibly Booking.com - the global leader in connecting travelers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay - is making this dream a reality.

Designed and manufactured by Jean-Luc Decluzeau, the renowned artisan chocolatier who specializes in chocolate sculptures, this unique 18-square-meter chocolate cottage will be crafted out of approximately 1.5 tons of chocolate. Accommodating up to four guests, those lucky enough to secure the cottage will enjoy a decadent, delicious night, surrounded by chocolate treats in every corner. Custom chocolate details inside the cottage include everything from the walls and roof to the fireplace, dresser, clock, cups, books and even a chocolate chandelier. The chocolate extravaganza extends outside the cottage to a white chocolate duck pond and an incredible flowerbed made entirely (you guessed it) all out of chocolate. And the good news for diehard chocoholics is that many of the delectable items in the cottage are actually edible, at least by those lucky enough to stay the night.

Anyone who wants to take to stay in this chocolate dream-come-true must be quick, as only a few select nights are available for booking. At 10:00 AM (CET) on September 19 and September 26 one night will become available for October 5 and 6 respectively. This unique experience can be booked for just 50 euros by visiting the exclusive Booking.com listing here: https://www.booking.com/hotel/fr/the-chocolate-cottage.en-gb.html.


A Chocolate Cottage in the heart of a stunning location

Located in the magnificent glass house L’Orangerie Ephémère in the gardens of the Cité de la Céramique in Sèvres, The Chocolate Cottage will lure guests into an idyllic setting.In addition to The Chocolate Cottage, Booking.com will offer lucky guests — in partnership with the artisan chocolatier — a unique workshop dedicated to crafting personalized mini chocolate chalets, sure to delight the taste buds and imaginations of young and old alike.“Booking.com is committed to providing unique and unforgettable experiences for travelers all over the world,” said Vanessa Heydorff, Regional Director of Booking.com, France. “This Chocolate Cottage — the only bookable one ever created— celebrates the incredible diversity of Booking.com’s offering and is a tasty example of the many unforgettable travel experiences our customers can enjoy.”

“I never thought I'd have the opportunity to build a life-size Chocolate Cottage for travelers to sleep in!" says Jean-Luc Decluzeau, Master Chocolatier, sculptor and creator. “I’m excited to collaborate with Booking.com and to share my passion for chocolate. I hope guests will relish the chance to experience such a sweet and unique place to stay.”


Useful Information

Price per night: 50 €

Location: L’Orangerie de la Manufacture - Cité de la céramique - 2, Place de la Manufacture - 92310 Sèvres - www.lorangeriedelamanufacture.com

How to book: For more information and to try to book this unique experience, visit https://www.booking.com/hotel/fr/the-chocolate-cottage.en-gb.html.

Where: L’Orangerie de la Manufacture - Cité de la céramique 2, Place de la Manufacture - 92310 Sèvres www.lorangeriedelamanufacture.com