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Cynthia Nicholson

Member since: 2009
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Speaks: english, french, dutch, Our friends that speak many languages- Please ask

Fairytale Château in the Loire Valley We host Events & Bed & Breakfast

Bedrooms 11
Half Baths1
Property type castle
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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23 bedrooms, 18 bathrooms, sleeps 55 starting April 2016

Luxury & Romance is what Château de Challain is all about.

From the 1st moment you walk in, you're in amazement. The staircase has the Château named The Petite Chambord. Here, all of our accommodation offers the grand design of the 19th century with the luxury of today.

All conveniences are available at the château. Each suite includes robes, slippers hairdryer, private w/c, bath and tea & coffee making facilities. We aim to make your holidays in France truly memorable. So much so that 1 night is not enough. The warmth as you're greeted makes you feel as if you are visiting an old friend.

Sip coffee or wine on the veranda overlooking the lake and gardens. If you choose to dine in you will be delighted by our House Chef mouthwatering displays of cuisine.

Enjoy breakfast next to the roaring fire in the cozy original kitchen. If you're looking for a special place to celebrate your wedding or party for any occasion, our coordinator will plan the party you have always dreamed of.

The Chateau is a Bed and Breakfast in the off season but April to October she is a place to make amazing events of all kinds. Please inquire about your next event!

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  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Cynthia Nicholson (Owner)
Member since: 2009
Call Owner
Speaks: english, french, dutch, Our friends that speak many languages- Please ask

Why Cynthia Nicholson chose Maine-et-Loire

This is a Family Home open to guest that leave as friends.



Nearest Airport
80 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Chez Guys
Nearest Ferry
150 Kilometres
St Malo
Nearest Train
60 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
45 Kilometres
A 11
Nearest Beach
120 Kilometres
La Boule

Designed for superior comfort, each room is brightened by the charm and elegance of a glamorous era. Come visit, and step inside a fairy-tale .

At the Chateau de Challain all of our accommodation has been refurbished to a standard that offers the grand design of the nineteenth century, with the luxury of today’s building technology,all conveniences are available at the chateau. Each suite includes robes, slippers,a hair dryer, private w/c, bath and tea & coffee making facilities. We aim to make your holidays in France truly memorable. Click the links below for a description of which accommodation suite to spend your Chateau holidays in France.

Chateau Challain is a castle set up for Luxury Bed & Breakfast as well as a Extraordinary Event Venue. We cater to all your needs.

With 10 New Bedrooms as of April of 2016 so we have new pricing

We have offers of different pricing according to the size of your venue.


Rates & Availability

Indre-et-Loire Castle Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50

rental of entire Chateau
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Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Maine-et-Loire Castle Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • castle
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 76000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Town
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 22 people
  • 8 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
    Half Bath - toilet
    Bathroom 7 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 8 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 9 - toilet , shower
  • You can’t escape the feeling of romance as you enter this suite, which includes a grand silk bed, full bath, and separate salon for quiet, intimate meals. Experience historic luxury as you sip champagne, read poetry, and soak in a giant clawfoot tub, surrounded by fresh flowers and french manor charm.
  • 11 Bedrooms, Sleeps 55
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Romance Suite
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Tower Suite
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Empress Suite
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king , Toile du Joie Suite
    Bedroom 7 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Napoleon
    Bedroom 8 - 1 queen , Spare
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double , Mme Rochefaucould 2 bedroom suite
    Bedroom 9 - 2 twin/ single , Mezzanine
    Bedroom 10 - 1 queen , Mezzanine 2
    Bedroom 6 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Amboise
    Bedroom 11 - 2 double , 2 twin/ single , Royal Suite 2 bedroom suite for 6
  • For the B&B these are the rooms available But for the self catering and renting the complete Chateau. All the Bedrooms are full of luxury to the last detail. the rooms are as follows Kings Suite a 2 Bedroom suite A double in the Kings room & A Double bed & 2 twins in Princess Tower Bath & Shower Romance Suite-King bed & Bath & Shower Mme Rochefoucauld Suite-Double bed & single Bath & Shower Tower Suite-King bed & single Shower Empress Suite – King bed w/shower Toile du Joie Suite – King bed w/shower Napoleon Chambers – 1 double & 1 single /Bath down hall Amboise Chambers - 1 double & 1 single & Crib /bath down hall on 1st level near suites In addition we have a, Mezzanine apt for 3 persons - which has a double in one room in another with a pullout for a single. There is a Bathroom on this floor accessible by all Massage room - Queen to share with Mezzanine bathroom
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • festivals
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • tennis

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