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Domaine De Chatenay

PricelineUSD 124*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 338*
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Holywood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed overnight here and had a lovely stay, a little bit of period France, the owner made us very welcome and looked after us very well. Close enough to Le Mans to visit and then retreat back to this tranquil spot.

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benoit-desbans, Propriétaire at Domaine De Chatenay, responded to this review

Hundred thanks for your warm comments, but overall, we are glad you liked it ! Refined pleasures are worth beeing shared, aren't they ? ...

Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Surprisingly friend host and great value for money for such a charming and authentic French country house. This was our travel stop between the UK and southern France with a packed car and two dogs. Perfect if you're looking for a quiet out-of-town authentic chateaux experience.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2017

My family and I booked two rooms for an overnight stay on the way back to UK from Dordogne. We were given a warm welcome by the owner who spoke good English, tolerating our poor French language skills. He was very helpful in arranging a taxi to take us to a restaurant in the old town and gave us a...

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benoit-desbans, Propriétaire at Domaine De Chatenay, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your nice appreciation , We too like having clients we feel like hosts If you feel good, we feel good All the best, Bogusia & Benoit

Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Location is well away from busy Le Mans, down a tree lined rough track to an elderly Chateau. Reception is welcoming and, the accommodation was delightfully warm, given the outside temperature. The whole experience is almost a trip to yesteryear, almost everything has the feel of the late Napoleon era. That includes furniture, decorations &'plumbing. A delightful rural setting, after...

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Benoit D, Propriétaire at Domaine De Chatenay, responded to this review

Sorry for answering so late, all the more than we did appreciate your nice comments about the historical ground of the Domaine as well as nice accomodation. including plumbing which, by the way, looks old style, but indeed is brand new... Thank you for droping by !

Reviewed 31 October 2016

Stayed overnight on our return from Germany midway to Roscoff. Had a long delay due to a traffic delay but the wonderful owner was happy to wait up and meet and greet us on our late arrival. The room was beautiful, steeped in history and the bathroom was large and warm. Breakfast was a heavenly feast and plenty of choice....

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Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

very cosy and warm welcome by the owner. calm and relaxing. great breakfast! children friendly with a lot of childrens books. there is a little pond ans the host serves apero. he also knows a lot about le mans and can give advice on restaurants. we would recomend le vieux moulin in villeneuve.

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Benoit D, Propriétaire at Domaine De Chatenay, responded to this review

You've just given the definition of our hotel. We couldn't do better ! By the way, would you mind becoming our marketing manager ?

Stowmarket, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stopped here as a half way overnight break on our way from Calais to Bergerac. It was beautiful and charming - very French, full of lovely furniture and toile fabric everywhere, including the walls. We were given two rooms opposite (one for parents and the other for our two children) and the hosts kindly allowed us to have a...

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Benoit D, Propriétaire at Domaine De Chatenay, responded to this review

It's always a great, great pleasure to welcome clients we feel in affinity, whatever the language.Thank you for being in unison with our presumably french way of life...

Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 23 August 2016

It is a great place, charming, quiet, comfortable and very friendly! Good old France! Huge park, ideal for walks and relaxation, proximity to the highway, just perfect for those who travel from Paris to other regions of France or wish to discover Le Mans and its surroundings. Very welcoming owners, family atmosphere, clean and cozy! Will definitely come back!

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Benoit D, Propriétaire at Domaine De Chatenay, responded to this review

We are very much delighted that you were feeling well in our mansion hotel .We hope to see you again someday, whenever you are passing by. All the more than new stopovers strengthen sympathy.

Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Loved it the family were very welcoming and showed true passion for their wonderful home would definitely recommend staying here, the grounds are lovely to walk around staying hello to the donkey and goat.

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Benoit D, Propriétaire at Domaine De Chatenay, responded to this review

We turned our hundred years family home into a 12 rooms hotel so that clients feel home too (without bothering doing anything, yet) ! Rural setting deserves outdoors animals. By the way, hope you don't mind a bray from time to time ...

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Great location, very pretty and rural but near the motorway, so was a perfect night stop off . A beautiful hotel ,well priced , friendly hosts. Very close to La Mans old town, which is well worth a visit. Would definitely recommend a stay here. Fabulous alternative to soulless motorway chain hotels!

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Benoit D, Propriétaire at Domaine De Chatenay, responded to this review

Great thanks you for your nice comments, don't say a word more, otherwise we might blush...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nature lovers and history enthusiasts alike will enjoy a stay at Domaine de Chatenay, midway between Paris and the Atlantic Ocean... This 18th century manor house, a former family residence, now transformed into a hotel full of charm, provides the perfect opportunity to relax and enjoy life in the rolling countryside around the medieval Plantagenet city of Le Mans, an officially listed "City of Art & History". Guests will appreciate the silence of nature, the comfort and refinement of our bedrooms and the charm and elegance of our period reception rooms. However, what you will enjoy most of all is the warmth and hospitality of your hosts. We will welcome you as we would our friends, and over a drink we will be delighted to tell you about the often colourful characters who have lived at Chatenay during the 750 years of its history, and the part they played in the history of the Province of Maine... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Domaine De Chatenay

Address: 97, Route du Mans | Close to the Highway Exit, 72650 Saint-Saturnin, Le Mans, France
Region: France > Pays de la Loire > Sarthe > Le Mans > Saint-Saturnin
Price Range: $149 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Domaine De Chatenay 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“It was a little difficult having a shower in the sunken bath in Room 3 and a good job I didn't have to wash my hair that morning. You need to kneel or sit in the bath to take a shower as there is no way a curtain or cubicle could be installed. A minor detail though. Very grateful for the thoughtful addition of 2 bottles of water by the bedside and tea/coffee-making facilities!”
LynS328, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“None......we saw in to some other empty rooms and they all looked wonderful.”
ISIAMW, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Electrics a bit cranky so make sure the bedside lamp and kettle are in the correct socket outlet. ”
775David, 27 Oct 2015 | Read review
“It helps to phone if you are not booking direct. They are very attentive but don't check their email that often - a European thing.”
PatrickBergan, 17 Apr 2015 | Read review
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