This medieval Chateau is a former stronghold of the Templars and its origin dates back to the 14th Century. A long driveway up through the trees leads you to the Chateau which sits in a prominent position overlooking the beautiful French countryside. The accommodation available in the Chateau makes it ideal for large groups and lends itself to large family holidays, weddings and special celebrations. The Chateau was renovated as a small hotel and is now available to let on a self-catering or catered basis with full exclusivity of the Chateau and the grounds. The reception rooms include a large reception hall, study, library and two living roo...ms. These are spacious with lots of character. These rooms and the bedroom accommodation are linked by a walkway to the former stables which have been fully converted to provide a large semi-professional kitchen, a dining room and snug as well as a bar and additional dining seating area. In total there are up to 22 bedrooms available and each have their own en-suite bath or shower room. There is a 14m x 8m swimming pool which is south facing and has a shower-room and pavilion room. There are plenty of sun recliners and parasol for those who love to sit in the sun or shade! For the more energetic, there is a Tennis Court and a Boules pitch. There is a large outdoor dining area with BBQ facilities. The Chateau has numerous different terraces and exterior areas for outdoor living. There are formal lawns and formal gardens which are ideal for wedding photographs, yet at the same time there are grassy meadows and long woodland walks.
This Chateau is great for large parties and functions.There are three large receptions rooms in the main Chateau including a large entrance Hall, a library, and a formal Drawing Room. There is also a small study area. The converted stables which are joined to the Chateau by a walkway provide additional reception rooms with a Dining Room, Sitting Room and Bar which are ideal for wedding and anniversary parties.There is a semi-professional kitchen which is well equipped with all the modern facilities you could need. There is also a small kitchen area off the library back in the main Chateau building. There are 17 bedrooms in total and all of them have en-suite shower or bath rooms. They are set out over 3 levels and are connected by an impressive and original stone spiral staircase. In all cases, full exclusivity is given of the Chateau and its facilities and grounds. The owners live on site in separate accommodation and are able to provide assistance and further services should guests require but otherwise they will ensure complete privacy is given to all guests. * It is possible to rent the chateau with 20 bedrooms at extra cost.
*Please note, locations shown on the maps are approximations only Chateau Templar is ideally positioned for Bergerac Airport as well as Bordeaux Airport. The Dordogne river-side town of Bergerac with its International Airport is just 25kms away. Ryanair flies here from London Stansted, Liverpool, Nottingham, and Bristol. Flybe flies into Bergerac from London Gatwick, Southampton, Exeter and Edinburgh. There are also interconnecting flights to Belfast, Glasgow, Dundee and Newcastle with Flybe. Jet2 flies to Leeds Bradford Airportand Transvania flies to Rotterdam. Twinjet also now flies from Bergerac to Paris. Bordeaux airport is approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes drive away (165kms) and is a much larger Airport with carries airliners such as British Airways, EasyJet and Ryanair.
At Oliver’s Travels we pride ourselves on going that little bit further for our guests. If there is anything you would like to arrange for your stay, please contact the Oliver’s VIP Concierge Team who will be happy to help. We can usually help you arrange any of the following: Cook/catering Maid service/extra cleaning Local day-trips or tours Airport pick-up/drop-off Babysitting service Welcome hamper/pre-stocked fridge This is by no means an exhaustive list, so please just contact Oliver’s VIP Concierge Team to help you arrange any of those little extras that can really make the difference.
Chateau Templar is an ideal venue for a Wedding party and special packages can be created for you by a Wedding Planner. The Chateau works with a local Wedding Planner who organises many weddings each year in the local area. They can organise as little or as much as you want for your special day. They have a long list of recommended and tested suppliers, everything including catering, flowers, musicians and bands, fireworks, classic car hire etc. Please inquire for more details.Read more
Chateau Templar France, Europe
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