All you need to know about Cognac

City Facts - Cognac

Cognac is a historic medieval town located in the Soutwest of France. The town is situated on the banks of the picturesque river Charente, nestled between the towns of Angoulême and Saintes. Cognac shares its name with one of the most well-known types of brandy; Cognac, which is produced in the surrounding wine growing region. It is said Cognac has been produced in the town since the 16th Century, with many manufacturing houses still producing the popular tipple today. There are some great Cognac distillery tours and tasting events to try whilst visiting the town. 

Business travellers staying in Cognac prefer Serviced apartments due to the extra space and additional facilities they provide guests. Those travelling with family can select serviced apartments in Cognac with additional bedrooms to truly make your temporary accommodation feel like a home from home. 

Cognac is located 400 km from the capital of France – Paris. It is possible to travel by train between the two locations, which takes around two hours and thirty minutes. The nearest airports to Cognac are La Rochelle 85 km, and Bordeaux 100km.