Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Chateau La Guillemandiere, Pays de la Loire, France, sleeps 10-15 in 8 bedrooms.
Chateau La Guillemandière, which dates from 1566 and boasts a king of France as a one time guest, is a wonderful mix of old French style and the comfort and detail afforded by a quality restoration. Situated within a large park, this family chateau offers privacy and tranquility for guests, and is ideal for extended family groups as well as groups of friends.
A long drive through the grounds gives an impressive first view of the chateau, opening into a courtyard. With a round tower and chapel, there's plenty to fascinate the history-lover.
The chateau is beautifully decorated with a homely feel. It has plenty of space for a large group, with 8 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, 2 living rooms and 2 dining rooms. Period features have been retained, including original wooden parquet floors, decorated ceilings, fireplaces, doors and windows.
Outside there is a fantastic swimming pool with a fixed security cover, with great views over the grounds and lake. Relax on the loungers on the terrace and soak up the sun and peaceful atmosphere.
Fully catered evenings are available - do enquire.
La Guillemandière is located in a pleasant area with many country walks and excursions nearby. There are a number of historical sites nearby to visit, as well as the coastal city of La Rochelle and a popular theme park, Puy du Fou. The desirable destination of Ile de Re is close by with lots to offer: shopping, thalassotherapy spas, restaurants, boat trips, superb beaches. Or closer to home, walk or cycle in the extensive Mervent Forest. Golf courses also abound in the area.
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