Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Chateau Marouatte, Tocane St Apre, Dordogne, France, sleeps 14-28 in 14 bedrooms.
Dating back to early 1200s, the large Marouatte 270 acre estate boasts a luxurious ambiance richly decorated to give a cozy home atmosphere while feeding the eyes with stained glass, antique furniture, paintings, intricate wood and stone work, painted ceilings, but also offering modern conveniences.
Chateau Marouatte is ideal for a large family holiday or several families joining together. Exclusive use is given to one party at a time so as to maintain a private atmosphere. The chateau is self catering but local chefs, as well as cleaners and yoga teachers, can be hired easily. There are many walking and jogging paths within the grounds.
Workshops take place at the chateau, ranging from plein-air painting, photography and cooking - please get in touch for details.
The castle guardian couple lives on site at the far end of the outer castle and are on hand to help when needed.
The nearest city is Perigueux, with excellent shopping and markets, a medieval pedestrian area, magnificent cathedral, Roman ruins and great restaurants. Brantome, 20 minutes away, has several highly rated Michelin star restaurants and is noted as one of the most beautiful towns in France, known as the Venice of the Perigord. The river Dronne is only one kilometre away and all along it are canoe rental sites and fishing opportunities. Bourdeilles castle is 8 minutes away and many other castles are within an hours drive. Grotte de Villars with its impressive stalactites and stalagmites as well as 20,000 year old cave paintings is only a 45 minute drive from the castle and well worth the trip. All in all, plenty to see and do.
Please note that prices are in sterling. Saturday changeover - £1,000 damage deposit. Exclusive to one renter only.
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July and August