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Castle 'La Bergelière' near Puy-du-Fou, the heart of hedged Vendee farmland

La Flocellière, France
  • Castle7534 sq. ft.
  • Bedrooms12
  • Sleeps21
  • Bathrooms1
  • Half Baths2
  • Minimum Stay2 - 5 nights

Castle's south tower (21 persons), private garden & swimming pool, park, tennis

19th century castle, completely renovated, all mod cons, less than 10km away from Puy-du-Fou. South tower available (sleeps 21); possibility to rent an adjoining 100m² dwelling (living room, 2 bedrooms, self-catering bathroom and kitchen, extra charge).

Owner

François-Hugues de Vaumas

Member Since 2009
Premier Partner
This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.
Response rate:
100%
Response time:
within one day
Speaks:
english, french, italian
Calendar last updated:
Apr 02, 2018

Amenities

    • Internet
    • Pets Welcome
    • Swimming pool
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • TV

      Bedrooms

      • 12 Bedrooms, Sleeps 21
      • 3 twin/ single
      • 1 king
      • 3 twin/ single
      • Les Bleus (Logis)
        2 twin/ single, (en option)
      • Séjour (Logis)
        1 sleep sofa /futon, (en option)
      • La Rouge (Logis)
        1 king, 1 baby crib, (en option)
      • 1 king, 1 baby crib
      • 1 king, 1 baby crib
      • 2 twin/ single
      • 3 twin/ single
      • 1 king
      • 1 queen
      • The bedrooms are perfectly soundproofed and luminous. 'Les musiciens', from the Napoleon era, is the most luxurious bedroom with its private bathroom adorned with wood. 3 ordinary bedrooms, each with its own shower room. 2 of them, 'La Ronde' (from Charles X era) and 'La Tour' will delight you
        circular bedrooms, stylish, with shower rooms cleverly concealed behind a large screen. Rounded sitting room very enjoyable and great to stand apart, among adults. Detached desk to withdraw into peace and quiet.

      Bathrooms

      • 1 Bathroom, 2 Half Baths
      • shower
      • toilet, combination tub/shower
      • combination tub/shower
      • toilet
      • combination tub/shower
      • shower
      • shower
      • shower
      • toilet
      • 'Musiciens' bathroom, 3 private shower rooms and 2 extra bathrooms including 1 with large corner bathroom, as well as another bathroom with walk-in shower. Environment friendly, La Bergeliere is equipped with solar panels cleverly concealed on the roof. They provide you with hot water and additional heating.

      Location Type

        • Downtown

          Theme

            • Away From It All
            • Family

              Meals

                • Catering available

                  General

                    • Linens Provided
                      Beds will be made before your arrival.
                    • Broadband Access
                      ADSL
                    • Fireplace
                      2 fireplaces : kitchen and dining room
                    • Heating
                      solar + oil
                    • Internet
                    • Iron & Board
                    • Clothes Dryer
                    • Living Room
                      Bose stereo system + TV + DVD + Orange decoder + Apple TV
                    • Telephone
                    • Towels Provided
                      1 bath towel + 1 small towel + 1 face flannel per person
                    • Vacuum Cleaner
                    • Washing Machine
                    • Wireless Internet
                      AirPlay music system

                      Kitchen

                        • Kitchen
                        • 4 Ring Stove
                        • Cooking Utensils
                        • Dishes & Utensils
                        • Dishwasher
                        • Freezer
                          Large frizzer
                        • Coffee Maker
                          Filter coffee maker + Nespresso coffee maker
                        • Kitchen
                          Kitchen is very spacious, modern and functional. There are two tables.
                        • Microwave
                        • Oven
                          2 big ovens
                        • Refrigerator
                          Large fridge
                        • Stove
                          4 gas burners + 2 vitro-ceramic hobs
                        • Toaster

                          Dining

                            • Child's Highchair
                            • Dining Room
                            • comfy seating for 18 people

                              Entertainment

                                • CD Player
                                • DVD Player
                                • Game Room
                                • Satellite / Cable
                                • Stereo
                                  Bose stereo system 3.2.1
                                • Television

                                  Outside

                                    • Lawn / Garden
                                      Private due south garden + 2 hectares park
                                    • Cellar
                                    • Courtyard
                                    • Deck / Patio
                                    • Garden Table & Chairs
                                    • Child's Swing
                                    • Outdoor Grill
                                      Gas barbecue (grill + plancha)
                                    • Private Tennis Court
                                    • Sand Box
                                    • Tennis
                                      Tennis court in the park, close to the swimming pool: red hard-surface.
                                    • Terrace

                                      Pool / Spa

                                        • Communal Pool
                                          In the park: wide heated swimming pool, 15 x 5 meters. Double security: fence and electric roll-on cover.
                                        • Heated Pool

                                          Onsite Services

                                            • Private Chef
                                            • Staff

                                              Attractions

                                                • churches
                                                • cinemas
                                                • library
                                                • museums
                                                • playground
                                                • restaurants
                                                • theme parks

                                                  Leisure Activities

                                                    • beachcombing
                                                    • bird watching
                                                    • eco tourism
                                                    • horseback riding
                                                    • scenic drives
                                                    • walking

                                                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                        • cycling
                                                        • equestrian events
                                                        • fishing
                                                        • freshwater fishing
                                                        • hiking
                                                        • mountain biking
                                                        • surf fishing
                                                        • swimming
                                                        • tennis

                                                          Notes

                                                            • Exceptional kitchen: very spacious, both modern and rustic and fully equipped. Large freezer, large refrigerator, 3 ovens including 1 microwave and a dishwasher to cook your meals with ease. Broadband Internet available on every floor through Wi-Fi relays. You will enjoy the park planted with trees and the castle's south facing terrace, above ground pool and tennis court. Particularly pleasant garden furniture with arbour, wall seat, chairs and armchairs to enjoy the sun. Private east facing terrace exclusively reserved for the owners. We can find 1 or more people to look after your children, organise paper chases in the park, cook your meals, serve you at table and/or clean the house. Please contact the owner if you are interested in any of these services.

                                                              18 Reviews

                                                              Wonderful4.8/5

                                                              Latest reviews

                                                              Beyond our dreams

                                                              Brian K.

                                                              We had a wonderful stay at La Bergeliere. The chateau itself, its interior and furnishings are beautiful, as well as being equipped with absolutely everything families could want even down to tennis racquets, games for every age young and old, a pool complete with swimming/play floats, lovely grounds and a most hospitable and helpful family and staff. Being right in the little village all we needed, in terms of supplies, was right on our doorstep and in spite of rather inclement weather for the time of year, we had a holiday which, I feel sure will make our grandchildren francophiles for life. Thank you Francois and your family.

                                                              A perfect location for a large family gathering

                                                              PATRICIA S.

                                                              Ever been on holiday/honeymoon for a week in the same house with a few different families totalling 18 adults, 2 toddlers, 3 dogs, 6 cars and approximately 42liters of champagne? For some it sounds like perfect bliss, for others, a complete nightmare. With a bit of planning and a great bunch of people, I can safely say that it turned out as perfect bliss.

                                                              While thinking about how we were going to go about this adventure we explored a few ideas - a centerparcs type holiday with multiple cabins, but that would mean cabins rather than chateau grounds. We explored a much larger property surrounded by vinyards with a 3km drive way tucked away in the hills - but what about those not driving who wanted to potter around. The idea was to have a central base where we could all come together but in a location where we could each have a mini holiday.

                                                              After a while lotta search parameters and filters, I came across Chateau De La Bergeliere in a small town called La Flocelliere in the Loire Valley.

                                                              It was a match made in heaven.

                                                              With rolling grounds, tennis courts, a pool, woodland and enough luxury rooms to contain us all AND the added fact that it is so central that the entire town surrounds the castle grounds it seemed perfect. Then, I took to street view, there I found a restaurant, two pubs, a grocer and patisserie shop. Done!

                                                              We had a perfect week away and on one of the days my partner and I were married in a small garden ceremony beneath the tree! François, the home owner, was fantastically helpful - he recommended a wonderful Chef (ask Francois for Noel's details!) who came in and cooked and served an excellent meal that we truly loved.

                                                              In all, it was a perfect week made ever more perfect in such a beautiful location!

                                                              Francois, your home is beautiful, thank you so much for sharing it!

                                                              Idéal pour une réunion familiale 4.8/5

                                                              Radja M.ORLEANS

                                                              Pleinement satisfaits de notre séjour en 2016, nous avons renouvelé l'expérience cette année.

                                                              La demeure et son parc sont magnifiques ! Les chambres comme les pièces de vie sont décorées avec goût et sont particulièrement agréables. Le parc, sa piscine et ses terrains de tennis et de volley ont fait le bonheur des petits et des grands.

                                                              C'est donc avec grand plaisir que nous nous sommes retrouvés en ce lieu, en famille, avec enfants et petits-enfants.

                                                              Bref, la Bergelière est devenu le lieu idéal pour notre réunion familiale et c'est avec grand plaisir que nous nous y retrouverons l'année prochaine !

                                                              bravo ..chateau parfait

                                                              Jean-Michel B.

                                                              grands volumes idéal pour une grande famille

                                                              joli parc et à proximité du puy du fou

                                                              lieu bien exposé et calme

                                                              Très beau séjour

                                                              Colin d.

                                                              Nous avons passé 5 jours au château de la Bergelière pour le nouvel an. Le cadre était parfait permettant à chacun d'avoir son espace et à tous de se retrouver dans les lieux de vie communs. Le parc est superbe. En hiver, c'est quelque chose... en été ça doit être différent. Et l'aide apportée pendant le séjour a été très appréciée.

                                                              Merveilleux WE

                                                              Marie l.

                                                              Une très jolie propriété au coeur du village, très bon accueil.

                                                              Nous étions 17 ( 9 enfants et 8 adultes), chambres sont très confortables, lits faits à l'arrivée, linge de maison fourni.

                                                              Grande cuisine familiale et bien équipée.

                                                              Tout près du Puy du fou.

                                                              Un grand parc dont nous n'avons malheureusement pas assez profité (tennis, piscine) car notre programme était très chargé.

                                                              Dîner samedi soir avec un chef à domicile que nous recommandons, très sympathique.

                                                              Nous reviendrons avec plaisir.

                                                              Location

                                                              La Flocellière, France

                                                              The Vendee has marked French history with its wars of the same name during the French Revolution. The confrontation between rebel peasants (known as "Whites") and revolutionary troops (known as "Blues") lasted several years, caused several hundred thousand deaths and left a lasting mark on Vendean imagination. La Bergeliere is situated in the heart of the hedged farmland of the Vendee, territory of the military Vendee. The inhabitants of the Vendee attach a lot of importance to their culture and history. The Puy-du-Fou, nearby, reveals a great part of the history of the Vendee to the audience; the "Cinescenie" is the biggest night show in the world: 1.200 actors wear 8.000 costumes and perform in front of you on a 23ha stage! The Grand Parc du Puy-du-Fou, during the day, takes you on a journey through time, from the antiquity to the modern era, through its recreated villages and amazing shows. More information on our website.

                                                              Availability

                                                              Additional information about rental rates

                                                              Au tarif indiqué s'ajoutent une base forfaitaire de 700€ + 250€ pour le ménage. Le choix de la durée de location est ainsi plus souple. At the price is added a fixed 700€ base + 200€ for the housework. So one can choose the duration of rent with more flexibility.

                                                              $311avg/night
                                                              18 Reviews
                                                              Wonderful 4.8/5
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