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Chateau de Villiers

Villiers, 61500 Essay, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013
golfchic46 Windsor, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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English first
Windsor, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
19 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We stayed for only one night in the Marie Antionette Suite - One double room and one room with 2 single beds with interconnecting doors. Bathroom was in our room, very powerful toilet flush (with a pump) which caused amusement to us all! Rooms were clean and nicely decorated. Chateau is impressive to look at and set in lovely grounds.... More

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ENGLAND
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23 reviews 23 reviews
21 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

Its very old and sympathetically restored to maintain authenticity but at the expense of all that you would expect from an expensive b&b. The toilet was down the corridor and the shower was acceptable but not not exceptional, the washbasin had poor water supply. The owner was very pleasant and helpful but the room information was missing the fact that... More

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UK
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

The Chateau de Villiers is a beautiful to stay at. The family is are very welcoming, even though there is not a 'reception' there is a bell to ring so no need to hover around or look for someone. There is also a nice field in which you can picnic or play on. Also with this they have animas which... More

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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

We stayed at Chateau de Villiers for one night stopover on our way back to the UK. We liked the look of the place, it was really quiet, but no one came to welcome us when we got there. So we made our own way to find someone in there. The spirit of the place is eco friendly and organic.... More

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Lincoln
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

Very impressive when you arrive, a warm welcome by Fabienne. The chateau has great character and the owners have done their best to keep the original features. The rooms lovely, although the La Chambre du Potager room is small and toilet outside of the room. We asked to be moved to La Chambre du Lys, a lovely blue room, with... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
13 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2012

We decided to stay at Chateau de Villiers as it was on our way 'home'. Overall we enjoyed our stay but felt that it was very over-priced. As other reviewers have explained, it is very much a 'home more than a hotel' and you simply must remember this when booking. There is no 'reception', so when we arrived, we just... More

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Hong Kong
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41 reviews 41 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

Remote and authentic. Lived in by a charming family who are happy to help with any requirements. A long way from even the local village - which is VERY small.

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London
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2012

Deciding to drive to Normandy from London for a long weekend and hoping to explore a bit of the Loire Valley, we spent two nights at the Chateau de Villiers. The Chateau is a living home for the Rollo family so when you stay here you have to realise you are staying in someone's home rather than just a guest... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2010

The château is a landmark property, and unlike many such homes, is relaxed, lived-in and clearly a family home. If the owners keep a low profile, that adds to the impression that they are happy to let their guests use their home as their own. We stayed one night in the chambre du potager - a charming small room, with... More

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France
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2009

My husband, two daughters and I had a wonderful mini break in the Chateau de Villiers. This chateau, which is also a beautiful family home is so well kept and romantic and a fantastic relaxing location in Normandy. We were made feel very welcome by our hosts, we ate in See which is very near by and well worth the... More

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Address: Villiers, 61500 Essay, France
Location: France > Normandy > Basse-Normandie > Orne > Essay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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