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Chateau Marquis de Vauban

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Route des Cones, 33390, Blaye, France
+33 5 57 42 80 37
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This was not one of the best trips we booked. Probably our fault, as we didn't really research this... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Ripley555
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Beautiful surroundings in front of chateau and next to vines . Wine excellent

We were looking for somewhere to overnight in our motor home and spied this site from the main road... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
3robinson
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Community of Madrid, Spain
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Chateau Marquis de Vauban offers visits and degustations into its beautiful vineyard based at walking distance from the prestigious Citadelle (classified UNESCO in 2008). Come and discover our appellations Blaye Cote de Bordeaux, Blaye and Bordeaux superieur through the historic and technic visit followed by the tasting of 3 wines. The property also offerts horse carriage tours and winegrower lunch (meals inspired by the wine tradition and the old fashion French cuisine). A dedicated and friendly staff looks forward to welcome you and answer all your questions. Let's discover the wine's grower way of life and share a sympatic moment with us.
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Route des Cones, 33390, Blaye, France
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

This was not one of the best trips we booked. Probably our fault, as we didn't really research this place, was not really impressed by it

Thank Ripley555
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We were looking for somewhere to overnight in our motor home and spied this site from the main road . It was a free to stay in exchange for buying wine. A win win. Very quiet and comfortable night . A very warm welcome from...More

Thank 3robinson
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We came here for free stopover in Motorhome. Were amazed by the gorgeous landscape and the excellent facilities. A very peaceful place to spend the night. Went on the wine tour which was run in English by the owner of the vineyard. Very interesting, learned...More

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Tour conducted in French which was nice (my wife speaks fluent French and translated for me) with a French speaking group. This was a little moment of levity when the thought I was English but a quick 'Je be suis par Anglais' and pointing to...More

Thank Albywon
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We arrived here yesterday in the rain but it is a really lovely place to stay in your motorhome for a couple of nights. Had lunch today which was quite an experience and had a really good tour of the winery and also got to...More

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Even though we turned up out of season and without notice, we were received with a warm welcome from the lady of the house. Near to the port (Blaye) yet quiet and scenic with plenty of shade. Free electricity. Free stopover with opportunity to buy...More

Thank sallydix0n
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Visited with the family for the English-speaking tour and wine-tasting. The tour gave us an insight to how the grapes are grown right through to the actual production and storage of the wine itself. Very knowledgeable staff and a nice variety of wines to try...More

Thank ferg17
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We're quite well travelled vineyards tourists, adding this to our list including NZ,South Africa and Argentina. We were looking for a day trip with lunch. Booked via Jonzac tourist office ( excellent) and although a tiny bit sceptical about the advertising we weren't disappointed. 28€...More

Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 21 April 2016

It was good to go back to Blaye and the Chateau de Marquis de Vauban. We were treated very well and had a great meal of local delicacies accompanied by the Chateau's own wines. The introduction to each wine was most clearly and pleasantly presented...More

Thank Obi W
Reviewed 7 November 2015

The tour and tasty unexpected lunch represented excellent value for money. Would go again. The trip to the citadel completed the wonderful day.

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