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Chateau de Suze la Rousse

Open Now: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm, 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm, 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Good experience

Nice castle for a visit with kids. Not very big but well maintained. Very pedagogical about wine in... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Doha, Qatar
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Nice example of a castle that has been modified over the centuries

This castle exists since te 12th century, since then multiple changes have been done until it got... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2016
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30 Aug 2018
“Good experience ”
20 Oct 2018
A medieval fortress set in a huge wooded park planted with Mediterranean species, the chateau houses a magnificent Renaissance internal courtyard. Situated in prestigious vineyards, its visit is dedicated to the history of the place and to the...more
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Bp 9, 26790 Suze-la-Rousse, France
+33 4 75 04 81 44
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

This chateau is overlooking the small village of Suze la Rousse. Impressive building! See the pics. Little steep walk up to get to the main gate. At this time of year (October) with wild Cyclamen and their great scent.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MJbChateauL
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Nice castle for a visit with kids. Not very big but well maintained. Very pedagogical about wine in the region and kids-friendly.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Evadelacruzlancha
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent facility to visit. Our visit included a wine tasting lecture in French from a somnilier plus tastings of 2 wines. Friendly staff assist with the ticket and audio guide. Very interesting display across multiple rooms.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 377craigl
Reviewed 4 July 2018

This is one of the local French network of chateaux and other historical places. Be sure to get a "Pass" that can gain you free entry to many other sites in the Drome area. The lady who helped us at the ticket desk was absolutely...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Merrill M
Reviewed 3 December 2016

After saying in town three years in a row, we finally toured the chateau. We were surprised how enjoyable it was. An English audio guide is included. With all the amazing historic sites in the south of France it is easy to get picky. Stop...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank JFs_thoughts
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

This castle exists since te 12th century, since then multiple changes have been done until it got it's impressive dominating form. You can see it from miles away and from the castle you have beatiful views. Worth a visit. Inside you get an overview of...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Apl9662
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

very nice renaissance castle, very nice exhibition and walk through the wine history of the local area. We spend 3hours there with two kids without any problems

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Mvholle
Reviewed 1 July 2015

After having spent numerous vacations in and around Suze-la-Rousse, we finally made a point to visit the Chateau there which is also a famous University of Wine. It was definitely worth the time to see the architecture and learn the history. At the time of...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank ehill70
Reviewed 19 November 2014

I studied at the Chateau for about a week, so I had plenty of time so see all hidden corners. Lovely stop for all tourists in the area.

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Peter_VdV_Belgium
Reviewed 25 September 2014

A beautifully restored chateau and well worth a visit. There is a lot to see and it is extremely interesting. One of the nicest aspects of our visit was that we were so warmly welcomed by the lady on reception (we had just come from...More

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Josephine E
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