Set in 34 acres of wonderful sunny terraces, garden and woodland
Weekly price guide: £4094-£5971
Property Ref: CHA1930
The 17th century chateau is set in 34 acres of wonderful sunny terraces, gardens and woodland. The bedroom suites combine period furnishings with modern bathroom facilities. The downstairs area contains wonderful open fireplaces, TV & satellite, a fully equipped kitchen and a 15x10 metre swimming pool add to the enjoyment of your stay. Every room has its own atmosphere and they have all been recently refurbished with new curtains and cushions which combine beautifully with the original furniture of the chateau. The antique sleigh beds and lots of Persian rugs create a real feeling of coziness and charm. All the rooms are centrally heated and very cosy in the winter. In the summer they are very cool, as the walls of this ancient chateau are very thick and the windows open on both sides of the house enable cooling breezes to blow right through the house. Interested in staying with a group larger than 10? Additional guest are welcome, each at an extra cost of £115 per person per week, or £75 per person per midweek/weekend break. Please contact the owner for any additional information.
|Bedrooms:||There are two ground floor bedrooms, a double and a triple with adjoining WC.
On the first floor there are six bedrooms, sleeping 11 guests in 2 doubles, 3 twins and a triple. 5 of the bedrooms are very large and many of the single beds are sleigh beds which can comfortably sleep extra children. Each room has its own unique atmosphere and lovely view. They are all furnished with original furniture that has been in the house for generations.
|Bathrooms:||En-suite and shared.
There is a large bathroom on the stair landing with a roll top bath and wooden floors and 2 further bathrooms, one en-suite to the master bedroom. All the bathrooms have modern showers and baths and there is plenty of hot water.
|Kitchen:||The kitchen seems to be a hub for the chateau guests, with all the mod cons. Fully equipped, retaining all original features in addition to copper pots, cosy armchairs, antique cupboards and a grandfather clock!|
|Living Rooms:||On the ground floor there is a wonderful dining room, with exposed beams and a stone fireplace. The room is very atmospheric and highly conducive to long dinner parties by candlelight! Seating up to 24 people
There is a large sitting room with fireplace, library, DVD and TV. There is also an elegant salon and playroom with a table tennis table and snooker table.
|Other Rooms:||Play room with children's books, toys and games.
Table-football table, collapsible ping pong table and a snooker table.
|Linen/Cleaning/Towels etc:||All linen and towels are included in the rental price.|
|Outside:||The château is set in 32 acres of grounds in which one can soak up the sun and enjoy the sounds and sights of rural life. The grounds are made up of a large garden, the alarmed and fenced swimming pool (15x7m), open fields, a stream and a small wood. There are spectacular views from every angles. At the rear of the chateau, there is a large grass terrace with refectory tables. Here you can enjoy meals in the shade of the tall trees.|
|Additional notes (if any):||Catering & Services
Guests can choose whether to take a meal service for the whole duration of their stay, for just a few select meals or not at all. The catering service for breakfast starts at 6 Euros per person. Lunch and dinner are from 9 Euros per person, delivered by a local restaurant which provides a wonderful range of regional cuisine & daily specials to let you explore the culinary delights of this part of France. All dishes are made from fresh, locally-produced, often organic, ingredients!
Daily housekeeping can be provided at a charge of 12 Euros per hour. In addition, a babysitting service is offered, as well as an activities programme for children with a fully accredited activity centre nearby. Children can be collected from the chateau and taken to a range of supervised activities such as orienteering, tree-climbing, canoeing, mountain biking, bungy-trampolining, hiking, horseriding, fishing, archery and a whole range of ‘natural world’ activities to help them discover nature!
You can be provided with the services of a beauty therapist who will perform a full range of massage, facial treatments, manicures, pedicures etc in the privacy of your room, by appointment.
Don't miss this unique opportunity to spend a thrilling holiday in a fabulous French chateau doing exciting activities: Abseiling and rock climbing, archery, bungy, canoeing & kayaking, canyoning, fishing, hang gliding, horse riding, mountain biking, murder & mystery games, mushroom picking, natural world, river barge journeys, skiing & snowboarding, tree climbing and walking in the Dordogne.
Terms & Conditions
Security deposit €1000. The security deposit is paid on arrival and will be refunded in full after departure subject to damage inspection.
Energy costs included in the rental price. There may be a charge for the low seasons.
End of stay cleaning included in the rental price.
No smoking in the property.
Other Ts and Cs: The owners live in an annexe apartment on site so are there to offer any help should you need it. Your absolute privacy will always be respected.
- The villa can only be rented for 20 guests in high season between July and August.
- During low and mid season each additional guests over 10 can be booked for a £115 per person per week, or £75 per person per midweek/weekend.