Chateau de Castel Novel, Varetz
|Castel Novel, 19240, Varetz, Corrèze, Limousin, FRANCE.|
Description: Chateau de Castel NovelEnjoying a fabulous location, nestled in a huge estate in the heart of the Corrèze region, Château de Castel Novel is a magnificently restored and maintained 18th century castle, built on the foundations of a fortress built between the 13th and 15th centuries. This charming family-owned and run boutique hotel offers luxurious accommodation and fine cuisine in a magnificent rural setting.
Standing just ten minutes from Brive la Gaillarde, Château de Castel Novel is perfect for exploring the Limousin, Perigord, and Quercy regions. Spectacular rolling countryside, charming towns and villages, lakes and rivers, the region has everything, and offers a fabulous range of outdoor activities, from fine golf courses and horse riding to hiking and canoeing. The château's vast grounds feature a tennis court and a twenty-five acre arboretum, along with an outdoor swimming pool, and sports equipment and bicycles are available for guests, free of charge.
The château also boasts a Michelin-starred gourmet restaurant, where chef Nicolas Soulie's intentionally regional cuisine gives pride of place to the produce of the surrounding region, while proposing original, creative dishes. The gastronomic menus are served in one of the three intimate and refined dining rooms, or on the grand terrace in summer. For enchanting private celebrations and successful presentations, seminars and business events, the château has a magnificent orangerie along with a range of fully equipped rooms and salons.
Type of rooms: Chateau de Castel NovelChâteau de Castel Novel has thirty-seven rooms, divided into five categories:
Cottage rooms are located in a an annex, and feature mansard roofs and park views. Cottage rooms are about 15 sq m.
Standard, Superior and Prestige rooms and Suites are located in the main château and are all individually decorated and furnished, featuring massive exposed beams, noble timber flooring and a careful selection of antique furniture. Château rooms range in size from 18 to 45 sq m.
All rooms feature safes, mini-bars, flat-screen televisions with international channels, air-conditioning, and free Wi-Fi access. En-suite bathrooms are equipped with showers and/or bathtubs, and include bathrobes, a hair dryer, and luxurious complimentary toiletries.
Number of rooms: 37
Official category: 4 stars.
Period of closure: from early November to early April.
Languages spoken: French, English, Spanish.Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club,Carte Bleue.
Restaurant closed: on Saturdays at lunch time, Sundays for dinner and Mondays except July and August.
GPS Coordinates: 45° 11' 15.64'' N 1° 27' 24.02'' E
Nearest airport: Brive-Souillac Airport - 21,5 km.