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Chateau de Challain

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Chateau du Mesnil, 49440 Challain-la-Potherie France See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

We rented the entire chateau for a function for family and friends - which included a period 17th/18th century ball. There is no more beautiful chateau anywhere - let alone one you can stay in. The staff was extraordinary - there was nothing left undone...More

1  Thank Bryan J
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Attended the recent wedding of Ruby & Luke at this fabulous venue I enjoyed the food immensely, and found the service good. The staff were wonderful and particularly helpful . The grounds were spectacular.

2  Thank helenslack
Reviewed 12 June 2016

This is our third time staying at Chateau Challain and the experience never fails to be magical and special. Cynthia, the owner is always interesting, helpful, kind, accommodating and tireless. She had just finished renovating 10 rooms in the coach house and gave us a...More

1  Thank retired08Vancouver
Reviewed 9 June 2016

A truly memorable experience for many people with the ones they love in France! We had the most special wedding we could possibly have hoped for, the place is truly amazing. All of our guests can't stop talking about it. This is not really a...More

5  Thank John B
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I stayed 4 nights at the Chateau as part of wedding party and, it was the perfect balance of "real" people, sharing life stories, caring about our every need, making things happen, great staff atmosphere - AND - a magical, gorgeous setting. Every room is...More

3  Thank Bernadette_Ridge
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An Elegant Neo Gothic Chateau on the western Loire Valley. Renovated in Luxurious style from and era past.Hosting B&B Suites as well as Magnificent Events,Weddings and Private parties.Located in the ...More countryside with easy accesses to Large towns and historical Places.You may come as a stranger but you will leave as a friend. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$266 - US$338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Chateau De Challain Hotel Challain-La-Potherie
Chateau De Challain La Potherie
France > Pays de la Loire > Maine et Loire > Challain-la-Potherie
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Room & Suite (47)
Dining (23)
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13 July 2016|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
The only option from Nantes may be to catch a train to Angers and then get a cab or have the Challain bus pick you up. The cab will be cheaper depending on how many of you there are.
23 June 2016|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
You can also take the Eurostar to Paris, then take a trains to Angers, which is about a couple of hours (prices vary a lot so buy the tickets beforehand) google "UK Voyages SNCF" to do that and then you can get a taxi from... More
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"The Madame de la Rochefoucauld Suite is beautiful"
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"all the rooms are incredible and have so much character"
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"All rooms are individual and sumptuous . They are not modern, which adds to the authentic charm. Wifi is..."
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"There are so many incredible rooms it is hard to choose."
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