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Welcome to Chateau de Challagne, the “Petit Chambord����������������������. Completed as a private residence in 1854, this magnificent chateau is the jewel of the region, now providing guests with luxurious suites for their holidays. Designed for superior comfort, each room is brightened by the charm and elegance of a glamorous era. Come visit, and step inside a fairytale castle.The structure is a marvel to behold; 150ft limestone walls contain 365 windows, 52 fireplaces, and 12 turrets, as well as countless sculptural details along the facade. The splendour continues inside. Masterfully carved wood panelling and cabinetry, stunning hand-painted ceilings, and flawlessly chosen decor make each salon a truly luxurious experience. Situated within beautiful grounds, the Chateau complex makes up one corner of a small village.
At the Chateau de Challagne our accommodation has been refurbished to the highest standards, offering you both the grand design of the nineteenth century and the luxury of today's technology. Every convenience is available during your stay at the chateau. Each suite includes robes, slippers, a hairdryer, private w/c, bath and tea & coffee making facilities. We aim to make your holidays in France truly memorable. Experience historic luxury as you sip champagne, read poetry, and soak in a giant claw foot bath tub, surrounded by fresh flowers.
The Kings Suite consists of a double bedroom & a twin. This original master bedroom is available with authentic furnishing. The canopy bed is made from hand carved oak standing fourteen feet tall. The second bedroom with twin beds is connected by a dressing room and bathroom. The Romance Suite includes a grand double silk bed, full bathroom, and separate salon. The Mme Rochefoucauld Suite has a double bed, a connecting single and an en suite bathroom. The view outside the grand window is of the south lawn and 2 hectare lake. The adjoining single room has a beautiful sled bed filled with pillows. The Tower Suite has a king size bed and a connecting single bedroom. The bathroom is aged marble.
In addition there is a mezzanine apartment to sleep 5 guests. This comprises a double bed in one room and 2 singles in the other with a pullout for a single. There is also a bathroom, a TV Salon (with queen bed available). There is an additional queen size bedroom on this level that shares the bathroom with the mezzanine apartment.
The Empress Suite & Toile Suite both have a king size bed with en suite shower room. The Napoleon Chamber consists of a double room and a single room and the Amboise Chamber is the same but with a cot available.
The beautifully laid park has a very large and attractive lake for delightful walks.
The beautifully laid park has a very large and attractive lake for delightful walks.
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Christmas to New Years Dec 20 - Jan 5, 2015 2 night min stay
January to March Jan 6 - Mar 31, 2015 2 night min stay
April Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2015 2 night min stay
May May 1 - May 31, 2015 2 night min stay
June Jun 1 - Jun 30, 2015 2 night min stay
July to August Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2015 2 night min stay
September Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015 2 night min stay
October Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2015 2 night min stay
November to Christmas Nov 1 - Dec 19, 2015 2 night min stay
Christmas to New Years Dec 20 - Jan 5, 2016 2 night min stay
January to March Jan 6 - Mar 31, 2016 2 night min stay
April Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2016 2 night min stay
May May 1 - May 31, 2016 2 night min stay
June Jun 1 - Jun 30, 2016 2 night min stay
July to August Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2016 2 night min stay
September Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2016 2 night min stay
October Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2016 2 night min stay
November to Christmas Nov 1 - Dec 19, 2016 2 night min stay
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (£) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the manager / advertiser.
Additional information about rental rates:
Guide Price: £17,346 - £17,346 (Low to high season price range based on exclusive hire of the property for a week).
Short Breaks: £7,979 - £7,979 (Low to high season price range based on exclusive hire of the property for 2
Security deposit: €1000. This is paid on arrival and will be refunded in full after departure subject to damage
Energy costs: Included in the rental price.
End of stay cleaning: Please enquire.
- Linen & towels: All linen and bath towels are included in the rental price.
- Energy costs: Included
- Heating Cost: There is a 15% surcharge for heating in Winter on the price of day guests stay.
- End of stay cleaning: Included.
- Arrival time: 4pm onwards.
- Departure time: 10am.
- Pets: No pets allowed.
- Smoking: No smoking in the property.
- It is recommended that all guests take out insurance to cover against potential cancellation and any accidental damage caused during your stay at the property.
Services upon request at additional cost:
Guests marvel at the cuisine that Chateau has to offer. With an on-site chef, a full wine cellar, and fresh regional produce, every meal is a new opportunity to savor the best tastes of the Loire Valley.
Overnight guests wake up to a full breakfast each morning, served from 7-10 am. Luncheons must be reserved the previous day, dinner with four hours notice. Dinners are currently €60 PP, including wine, coffee, and dessert.
A destination Wedding is a unique experience with many concerns but rest assured we here at Chateau have our wedding coordinator ready to make your Castle wedding a day no one will forget. As you step through the doors of Chateau the story of your fairytale Castle Wedding begins. For 2 days and two nights everything within the magnificent castle walls are exclusively yours. The bells will chime to summon the princess to join her prince – some will meet under the hand painted ceiling of the Castle's intimate chapel, o
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The chateau is 30 Minutes from Angers, 40 Minutes from Nantes and 90 Minutes from Paris via TGV. The nearest airports are Nantes International and Paris CDG.
Local activities include wine tasting, gastronomy, and exploring the beautiful chateaux of the Loire Valley. The chateau is only 20 minutes from Chateaubriand.
About: Simply Chateau was set up in 2003 after two old school chums enjoyed a fantastic holiday with friends in a French chateau in the Dordogne. Oliver & Ravi, the two directors of the company, were amazed at what terrific value these stunning chateau rentals represented and decided to spread the word. Soon after the website www.simplychateau.com was born.
Today we deliver a wide range of luxury villas, private chateau and charming farmhouses throughout France, Italy, Spain, the UK and the Caribbean. We have something for everyone from charming manor houses representing great value for money to fully catered & serviced luxury chateau, all handpicked and chosen with care. Bookings are made direct with the owner of your chosen property to guarantee you get the best booking price available.
Why Segre: At Simply Chateau we only work with the very best rental properties on the market. All of our properties have been handpicked and we take our customer feedback extremely seriously. We operate a ‘three strikes and you’re out’ policy - that is to say if we have 3 negative reviews relating to any of our properties we cease to advertise it.
We have properties to suit every taste and budget, all chosen with care by our expert team for their unique character, fantastic features and stunning countryside locations.
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As luxury rental specialists we have all the experience in the world helping each and every one of our customers find the most suitable property for their dream holiday. All you need to do is provide us with the details of what you imagine your dream holiday to be, and we'll find the perfect property for you. We can make sure that every arrangement is planned to perfection and each element of your holiday has been refined. Transfers, catering, maid service, tours and activities can all be prearranged to your specific requirements.
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