Vatel Bordeaux is expanding and a second campus, “Les Halles,” will open for the beginning of the 2018 academic year to reinforce development and educational innovation.

  • Degrees offered:
    Bachelor Vatel - International Hotel Management (State level II degree)
    MBA Vatel - International Hotel Management (State level I degree)

Presentation of Vatel in Bordeaux

The European high-tech pole, a huge business center and a leading university city, ideally located between the Atlantic Ocean and the world’s most famous vineyards, Bordeaux has been voted as the their "favourite city”, by the French.

On UNESCO’s World Heritage’s list, Bordeaux has undertaken a veritable urban metamorphose, opening itself towards the river and its trendy wharfs. Recently elected  Best city to visit in 2017 by the Lonely Planet, it’s also ranked “2nd Best Worldwide destination in 2016” according to the magazine New York Times.

In 2017, it hosted 7 millions tourists attracted by it cultural heritage, its cultural heritage, its grastronomy, its exceptional wines, event and congresses, such as the Vinexpo trade fair, where everyone who’s anyone in the wine industry meets up.

Opened in 1994, Vatel Bordeaux host and trains over 590 students each year. Located in the historical Chartrons district, Vatel has facilities of nearly 33,000 square feet, with classroom, a 4* hotel, a lounge bar and a themed “Global Tastes and Wines” restaurant called: Les Tables Vatel.

Vatel School was honored as the "Best School Award" by the Worldwide Hospitality Awards.


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The campuses (13780 square feet located in the center of Bordeaux)

Classroom infrastructure

  • One campus "Chartrons"
  • One campus "Les Halles" (Fall 2018)
  • 22 high-Tech Classroom & Conference room
  • 5 tailorable conference rooms with video conference equipment
  • Two IT room with free Wi-Fi access
  • Two wine and spirits tasting rooms
  • One auditorium
  • Two media library
  • Free Wifi acces
  • University Restaurant & Snacking


Professional Applications infrastructure

  • One luxury four-starVatel Hotel with 11 rooms and one suite
  • One application front desk
  • Vatel themed “Global Tastes and Wines” restaurant called:Les Tables Vatel.with 80 seats
  • A lounge bar
  • A wine corner
  • A panoramic banquet room whose patio opens onto the Garonne River
  • Application kitchens
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Student accommodations service – internship and job department – Part-time jobs (banquets or receptions) – SSD/Student Services Department -University restaurant 240 meters from school


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Responsable des admissions
Carine Sauvey
4 Cours du Médoc
Bordeaux - FR

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+33 (0)5 56 01 01 75

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