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Rendez-vous au Chateau

5 rue de Conde, 33081, Bordeaux, France
+33 6 28 35 00 95
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Fre'derric was fantastic

We were lucky enough to get Frederic on short notice for a whole day wine tour. His pick up was... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
kyzrdg
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Millville, Ca
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Wow! What a wine tour

There were 4 of us in Bordeaux for 4 days. We decided to tour St. Emilion one day and the Medoc the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tcoz1955
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Wheaton, Illinois
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Enjoy your time in Bordeaux with an ex winemaker (20 years of winemaking) who will introduce you to some nice chateaux, good winemakers, sites,,.. off the beaten tracks. Please ask him to see the different faces of Bordeaux area combining pleasant moments and "real" meetings, famous chateaux visits and friendly moments with the winemakers..He will try to meet your expectations !
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5 rue de Conde, 33081, Bordeaux, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to get Frederic on short notice for a whole day wine tour. His pick up was perfect and his touring van is very comfortable. He took us first to Du Chateau Mauvinon and we met Bridgette. Sooo nice, we stayed and...More

Thank kyzrdg
rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Bonjour, thanks for your review. I hope that the rest of your trip was profitable. Kind regards, Frederic Borliachon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were 4 of us in Bordeaux for 4 days. We decided to tour St. Emilion one day and the Medoc the other. Frederic was early to the hotel, he was extremely personable, and very knowledgeable.He was also very accommodating of some of us with...More

1  Thank tcoz1955
rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Bonjour, I deeply thank you for your warm review ; I hope to see you again in the future to try a new destination ! Kind regards, Frederic Borliachon

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went with my friend Arvin who is a wine collector and had gone with Frederic before too for tours. He is extremely cheerful guy. very punctual and always ready to maximize your visit. Say even if there is 10 mins to a appointment at...More

Thank Soumya R
rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Bonjour Soumya, It was a great pleasure to be with you and Arvin for those two days. Thanks a lot for your warm and detailed review. I hope to see you again in the future for another tour, why not trying a new area.. ?...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Toured with Frederic for the second year in succession since I was overwhelmed and extremely happy and satisfied with his effort put in the first year. Toured with a friend who was a complete novice to wines more so Bordeaux wines. Frederic made him feel...More

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rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Arvin, it was again a pleasure (a huge pleasure and honor in fact) to be with you and your friend Shomon (did I spell it right ?). I wish you great time and nice wines ! Frederic Borliachon

Reviewed 9 April 2017

My wife and I were interested in tasting some wine in Sauternes and were delighted to have Frederic take us on one of his all-day Graves Sauternes tours Leading up to the tour, communication with Frederic was quick and easy, and he was happy to...More

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rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Hello, I warmly thank you for your comment and appreciation, it has been a pleasure to be with you for that Graves and Sauternes tour ; I hope to see you again for a another "wine adventure" ! Kind regards, Frederic Borliachon

Reviewed 8 April 2017

I can whole-heartedly recommend Rendez-vous au Château. Frédéric was an excellent and knowledgeable guide and great company. There are few like him that can give you the scoop from every aspect of the wine industry. He's done it all: from vintner to negociant. He knows...More

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rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Bonjour, I remember that those two days have been a good mix of nice value chateaux (I mean the wines) and direct contact/relation ship with the winemakers ; If I was doing a tour in another area, I would love to do it like that...More

Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Frederic is a great guide and as a former wine maker he really knows his trade. We went to three different chateaux - each with a very different story and had a nice lunch in St Emilion with time to explore the old town. Throughout...More

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rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2017

Bonjour Barry, thanks a lot for your review ; others Bordeaux vineyards such as the Médoc is waiting for you for the next time ! Regards, Frederic Borliachon

Reviewed 27 November 2016

This was our first visit to the Bordeaux wine region. After reviewing other wine tour guides, I had selected Frederic based on the reviews and his extensive wine background. Our tour with Frederic was absolutely amazing and fun! Frederic was great! He is extremely knowledgeable...More

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rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2016

Bonjour Gary, It was a great time with you for that right bank tour ! Thanks for your review. I hope to see you again in the future to discover the left bank.. Best regards, Frederic Borliachon

Reviewed 31 October 2016

Our tour with Frederic was fantastic! The wine country is stunningly gorgeous and we learned so much about wine and the wine business. Frederic is highly knowledgable and tailors the trip to what you want to learn about and experience. Every stop on the tour...More

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rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Bonjour Stephanie, Thanks a lot for that review with so much details, it was a great day in St Emilion with you ! Best regards, Frederic Borliachon

Reviewed 18 October 2016

Our ship docked in Bordeaux and we had booked a day tour visiting 3 chateaus, plus a tour of the historic village of St Emillion. The process of booking was very easy. We communicated with Frédéric by email and he provided us the various options...More

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rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2016

Bonjour Mr Boyd, It was a pleasure to be with you on this Bordeaux Slopes tour (a bit unusual itinerary for Bordeaux wine lovers !). Thanks for your nice review. Regards, Frederic Borliachon

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V5720GTjennifers
Hi there. Quick question. We are planning to come to Bordeaux on July 14th. Then we realized what day it is!! Do you think any wineries would be open to visit on that weekend? Or do they all close for the holiday? Thanks so much!!
16 April 2017|
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Response from rvauchateau | Property representative |
Bonjour, you're right.. Bastille day is not really the best day for a wine tour ; even though St Emilion area would be (to me) the only one tour interesting to do with enough good chateaux open that day. Happy Easter... More
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Anita G
Hi, My sister and I are keen to book a St Emilion with lunch tour with your company on Tuesday 15th September. I have had no luck contacting you through your website. We are hoping you can fit the two of us in on this tour for this date. Could you let me know if this is possible and the cost. Thankyou for your help Kind Regards Anita
2 August 2015|
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Response from rvauchateau | Property representative |
Bonjour, First I am really sorry for my missing answer about your first demand. I will be available if you like on September 15th for a private tour if you like. Here is my email address : contact@rendezvousauchateau. I will... More
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Hi, My friend and I are hoping you have availability for a wine tour on Monday, June 22nd. We are staying in the city center and are either looking for a full or half day tour. Are you able to accommodate 2 on this day? Can you tell me how to book the tour, cost and what the tour day might look like? All the best, Corin
16 June 2015|
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Response from rvauchateau | Property representative |
Bonjour, I would love to organize a tour for you next Monday, June 22nd ; pick up in Bordeaux center. If you could send me an email trough my website contact page, it will be perfect ! I will so answer with the different... More
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