Surrounded by protective mountains- the water of Lake Annecy is reputed to be one of the purest in the world- inspiring Paul Cezanness splendid painting of the same name. The Auberge du Pere Bise restaurant is beautifully located- with its lights that twinkle reflectively at it from the surface of the lake. Impossible to be better placed. The chef Sophie Bise handles her products with a sculptors touch to create dishes that are as lovely to look at as they are to taste. She too is pure talent.The property is closed for business during the year over the following dates- 22/DEC/09- 13/FEB/10CLUB 5C- Hotel welcomes Relais and Chateaux Club 5C members with a VIP Welcome and a Discovery Privilege. Please include the Club 5C membership number in the reservation and please show your Club 5C membership card on arrival.