The Environment

Matton-et-Clemency has a nice bakery that is open every day of the week, except on Mondays. Camping du Banel is within walking distance,  with a restaurant and excellent cuisine. Du Banel is open all weekends during the winter months and every day except Tuesday during the summer season.


For more facilities you can go 5 km away, in Carignan. There are various supermarkets, bakery's, banks, restaurants and shops.


Larger places in the area are:

  • Sedan (18 km) with the largest fortified castle in Europe.
  • Charleville-Mezieres (30 km) with the beautiful Place Ducal.
  • Paris is only a 2.5-hour drive or a 1.5-hour TGV ride from Sedan.


Reims, Metz, Nancy and the city of Luxembourg are also great day trip destinations. This also applies to the Belgian towns of Florenville, Bouillon (with the castle of Godfried of Bouillon and a nice zoo), Namur and Dinant. For more information see the links below on the left.