Château des Briottières, Loire Valley
|Route de Marigne, 49330, Champigné, Maine-et-Loire, Loire Valley, FRANCE.|
Description: Château des BriottièresListed as an UNESCO world heritage site and situated in Anjou, only two and a half hours from Paris, the Château lies within 50 hectares of beautiful landscaped grounds. Located north of Angers between the Loire Valley and Normandy, it is a very good base to visit all the rest of France.
Enjoy the company of a very nice family in a welcome, relaxed atmosphere in this authentic French chateau, still lived in by the same family for more than 150 years. Huge parkland, swimming pool, calm and quiet. Enjoy fine wines and very good gastronomic diners by candlelight. Les Briottières offers ten charming bedrooms in the Château and six additional bedrooms in the Orangerie. You can even sleep in the bedroom used by Emma Thompson during the filming of "Impromptu".
Excellent for short breaks or longer stays, François and Hedwige de Valbray can advise you on the best outings and walks in the surrounding area.
Type of rooms: Château des Briottières3 Standard Double Rooms: in the cottage (not in the chateau)
5 Deluxe Rooms: in the chateau
4 Junior Suites: in the chateau
Rooms are located on the first floor of the Château. Some have balconies and all are individually decorated and feature some beautiful antiques.
The rooms are not air conditioned as it is not needed in the fresh countryside.
Additional information: Château des Briottières
Buffet breakfast is not included in room rates and is charged per person.
On Site Activities: bicycles (free), French billiards, table tennis, badminton, children's games, archery. Outdoor swimming pool, 12 m x 6 m, heated from 15th May to 30th September. Hot air ballooning from the castle grounds available on request (200 Euro per person per hour). Pony Club in the grounds from 15 July to 15 August. Explore the 50-hectare landscaped gardens, with their hundred-year-old trees.
Special Events: The Orangerie, covering 190 m2, and its 67 m2 terrace, are available for all prestige events (weddings, seminars, business meetings, conferences, exhibitions etc.) and can be used together with the Château. Another room, the Ecuries: 100 m2, is included in the hire price.
General Booking Conditions:
Give your mobile number and approximate hour of arrival.
In the event of a later than estimated arrival, please telephone to ensure that the booking is held.
Rates include tax but not breakfast.
For a short stay (3 nights or less), a deposit of 1 night is charged upon booking.
For a stay of more than 3 nights, a deposit of 30% is charged upon booking.
Deposit can be paid by a cheque (EUR drawn on a French account) or credit card (Number, expiry date, security code).
Cancellations are only valid if notified and confirmed in writing (email, fax or mail).
All cancellations are charged 35 EUR and the following details:
If cancelled more than 30 days prior to check-in date, the deposit will be returned except for an administrative charge of EUR 40.
If cancelled 30 days to 21 Days prior to check-in date, 50% of the deposit is returned.
If cancelled 21 Days to 4 Days prior to check-in date, the deposit is not returned.
If partially cancelled 21 to 4 Days prior to check-in date, 50% of the price of the cancelled room is forfeit.
If partially cancelled 3 to 0 days prior to check-in date, the full price of the rooms are due.
For groups of 8 or more people:
A deposit of 50% is charged upon booking.
If cancelled 21 ? 8 days prior to check-in date, the entire deposit is not returned.
If cancelled 8 to 0 days prior to check-in date, the entire reservation is charged (100%).
Early departure prior to scheduled check-out date: 100% of the original booking is charged if the rooms cannot be rented to somebody else.
All costs, prices, and policies, including exchange rates, package deals, and cancellation policy may change and should be confirmed with the hotel upon booking.
Number of rooms: 16
Official category: 4 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1791/2001.
Languages spoken: French, English.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: AMEX, Eurocard, Mastercard, Visa.
GPS Coordinates: 47° 41' 17.09'' N 0° 35' 21.47'' W
Nearest airport: Angers - 25 km.