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Chateau de Challain

142 reviews
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Room & Suite (41)
Dining (23)
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good4%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“wedding party”(6 reviews)
“dream come true”(6 reviews)
“other guests”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
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Reviewed 15 January 2013

We had been in France for five weeks staying in various mid range types of accommodation and stayed here as a treat. It was fantastic, it was exceptional from the outside and our room was brilliant. Fabian was great, he cooked an exceptional dinner and...More

2  Thank John W
Reviewed 27 December 2012

My husband & I stayed here during our honeymoon. We only spent one night here but it was an interesting experience to say the least. While the chateau is one the most stunning & beautiful places I have ever seen, our one night here started...More

6  Thank KLewis1
Response from FranceReka, Owner at Chateau de ChallainResponded 29 December 2012

I want to apologies for your arrival not being what it should of been. You bring to my attention a need....to must have guest give an approximation of their time arrival in the days before. For Chateau Challain is a home not a Hotel and...More

Reviewed 8 November 2012

Absolutely Gorgeous! Setting was taken from a story book! Staff was very friendly and did everything to accommodate our wishes.... I would recommend for the most romantic of events, we had actual fireworks at our party and we felt like we were at Disneyland.

2  Thank Bobby N
Reviewed 5 November 2012

I was the host of the wedding that reviewer "purdueup" attended. I disagree with every word and letter of her review. In fact, each and every time I see any one of the other guests we hosted, they cannot help but bring up what an...More

1  Thank NINA B
Reviewed 17 September 2012

First of all let me tell you that I we have had a wonderful time in this Chateau thanks to Fabian who bent overbackwords for us during our stay. He made our 10th wedding anniversary a memorable time and we thank him for that a...More

4  Thank SIST
Response from FranceReka, Owner at Chateau de ChallainResponded 8 October 2012

While it is a challenge to keep a 76,000 sq ft Castle clean we regret and apologize to our client for being shown to a room that was only 1/2 cleaned by staff before going to their lunch. Communication between staff will continue to be...More

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Traveller (165)
Room & Suite (41)
Dining (23)
Pool & Beach (2)
Hotel & Grounds (122)
Bathroom (5)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Banquet Room
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Things to do
Price range
USD 298 - USD 332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
USD 298 - USD 332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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14 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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