Oliver's Travels - France

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Sleeps35
Bedrooms 14
Bathrooms12
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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CHATEAU ALOIS

Dinant Chateau / Country House Rental Photos and Description

Luxury chateau rental with private lake near Brussels

The recently renovated historic Chateau Alois sleeps up to 35 people and is the ideal place to stay with family and friends. Beautifully positioned on the banks of the River Bocq and only 3 kilometres from Ciney and a short drive from Calais and Brussels, the Chateau Alois comprises a main building and two wings surrounding a courtyard and has a number of large reception rooms, making the perfect party or conference venue, and almost all the bedrooms are en suite. The Chateau was once home to the Bisops of Luik and dates back to the 12th century. Its ten hectares of grounds incorporate an extensive park with many century old trees, you can enjoy fishing, canoeing and swimming in its private lake and its woods are perfect for walking and cycling trips. There is also an all weather tennis court on site.

PLEASE NOTE THAT FULL PROPERTY DESCRIPTIONS, PHOTOGRAPHS, AVAILABILITY & PRICES ARE KEPT UP TO DATE ON MY WEBSITE WHICH YOU CAN VISIT BY CLICKING ON MY PERSONAL WEBSITE LINK BELOW.

The chateau and both wings are exclusive to you so youl have sole enjoyment of the property. There are 14 bedrooms in total (4 doubles, 7 twins, 2 triples, a quad and a mezzanine area that can hold up to 4 beds). All of the bedrooms have a connecting en suite bath or shower room. On the ground floor is a large living room with parquet floor, paintings, open fireplace and satellite TV. The dining room has parquet flooring and original panelling. The modern kitchen is fully equipped with the standard appliances and also includes an AGA cooker, a vitro ceramic stove and a coffee machine. The ‘salle des chasseurs’ has a large open fireplace, games, bar area and billiards table. The cellar holds an additional freezer, a washing machine, a tumble dryer & ironing board. On the first floor are 2 double bedrooms and 2 twins, all with en suite bathrooms. The second floor has a twin bedroom, a quad and a mezzanine area that can hold up to 4 single beds. Both bedrooms have en suite shower rooms.

In the Omalius wing of the chateau is a kitchen/dining room, a living room with fireplace, satellite TV and CD player. There is also a cloakroom & laundry room. The wing has 2 bedrooms (1 double & 1 triple), both with en suite bathrooms.

The Etang wing has a brand new kitchen and utility area and an elegant dining room with open working fireplace. The sitting room comes with parquet floor, wood stove, satellite TV and CD-player. There is also an additional salon with sofa-bed. There are 4 twin bedrooms (one of which is large enough to add extra beds), a double and a triple (all of which have en suite bath or shower rooms).

Within the grounds you will find a covered barbeque area that seats 20 that can be used in all weather as it is closed in on three sides by most attractive half-timbered walls with windows. The fourth side is open and offers a splendid view of the lake. There is also a beautiful courtyard, a large dining terrace, plenty of garden furniture, an all weather tennis court, a big lake and ample parking.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
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Guestbook comments from the manager

We had a wonderful stay at the Chateau and the cook was absolutely delightful (we all wanted to bring her back with us to the UK. Thank you very much for everything you did.
Sep 2010
  • 1 of 3
Sleeps35
Bedrooms 14
Bathrooms12
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
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Reviews

Reviews

Chateau Alois
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
business
Chateau Alois
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p405608
+44 08001337999
Dinant Namur
5

Such a fantastic weekend.

  • 5 of 5
I had to write to say a big thank you for such a fantastic weekend. My mum was so surprised by the whole weekend! The chateau was absolutely stunning - even better than the pictures - and every room was very special and unique. It has been a pleasure working with you towards this weekend, and everything has been done with such ease. My thanks to you and the team at the Chateau - I very much hope we'll be able to return again in the future.
  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: HomeAway

Map

Map

Nearest Airport
70 Kilometres
Brussels

The chateau is easily accessible being only 70km from Brussels (flights or Eurostar) and 280km from Calais. The local town of Ciney is only 3km away and has a number of excellent restaurants, a supermarket and other shops for the essentials; it also has a train station.

Restaurant L’Alexandrin This Michelin, Gault Millau and Lemaire recommended restaurant is only two minutes drive from the chateau. It has a beautiful garden and terrace for al fresco dining and is renowned for its fresh seasonal cuisine. Of course, there is a whole host of other local restaurants which cater for all tastes and budgets.

Picturesque, cultural and historic, Namur is perfect for both nature and culture vultures alike. It has a colourful range of tranquil woodland, pasture, valleys, small lakes and meandering rivers as well as a strong cultural heritage. Activities include walking, horse riding, mountain biking, canoeing and kayaking on the River Lesse, golf, archery.

Photos

Photos

Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Dinant Chateau / Country House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
British Pound
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
October
Oct 1 2014 - Oct 31 2014
2 night minimum stay
£1,358
From
£1,358
£3,825
 
 
November to Christmas
Nov 1 2014 - Dec 19 2014
2 night minimum stay
£736
From
£736
£2,072
 
 
Christmas to New Years
Dec 20 2014 - Jan 5 2015
2 night minimum stay
£736
From
£736
£2,072
 
 
January to March
Jan 6 2015 - Mar 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
£736
From
£736
£2,072
 
 
April
Apr 1 2015 - Apr 30 2015
2 night minimum stay
£1,358
From
£1,358
£3,825
 
 
May
May 1 2015 - May 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
£1,358
From
£1,358
£3,825
 
 
June
Jun 1 2015 - Jun 30 2015
2 night minimum stay
£1,358
From
£1,358
£3,825
 
 
July to August
Jul 1 2015 - Aug 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
£1,470
From
£1,470
£4,140
 
 
September
Sep 1 2015 - Sep 30 2015
2 night minimum stay
£1,470
From
£1,470
£4,140
 
 
October
Oct 1 2015 - Oct 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
£1,358
From
£1,358
£3,825
 
 
November to Christmas
Nov 1 2015 - Dec 19 2015
2 night minimum stay
£736
From
£736
£2,072
 
 
Christmas to New Years
Dec 20 2015 - Jan 5 2016
2 night minimum stay
£736
From
£736
£3,338
 

Notes

  • PLEASE NOTE THAT THESE PRICES REPRESENT THE PRICE RANGE AND DO NOT APPLY TO THE SEASONS LISTED. UP TO THE MINUTE AVAILABILITY & PRICES ARE ONLY AVAILABLE BY CLICKING ON MY PERSONAL WEBSITE LINK ABOVE THE ENQUIRY FORM BELOW.

Amenities

Amenities

Dinant Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Theme:
  • Luxury
General:
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Sunbed
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Telephone
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
Bathrooms:
  • 12 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 6 -
    Bathroom 7 -
    Bathroom 8 -
    Bathroom 9 -
    Bathroom 10 -
    Bathroom 11 -
    Bathroom 12 -
Bedrooms:
  • 14 Bedrooms, Sleeps 35
  • Please note that full property descriptions, photographs, availability & prices are kept up to date on my website which you can visit by clicking on my personal website link below.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
Outside:
  • Tennis Court
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • horseback riding
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • fishing
Notes:
Please note that full property descriptions, photographs, availability & prices are kept up to date on my website which you can visit by clicking on my personal website link below.