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Chateau de Nieuil

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Nieuil | Route de Fontafie, 16270 Nieuil, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013 via mobile

The building is grand and everything you would expect from a building that old. The manager and manageress are lovely, really helpful and accommodating. We will definitely return here, beautiful location, service and quintessentially French! Beautiful

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Finger Lakes, NY
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70 reviews 70 reviews
20 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

My husband and I have now stayed here several times. We gave created a tradition to end all our yearly French trips at this wonderful hotel. We cannot stay away. The magnificent grounds, warm and welcoming staff, beautuful room, and magnificent restaurant make Château de Nieuil our own personal paradise.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

2 centuries of hard working & authenticity / simplicity and genuine french way of life very high level for a deep connoisseur or french tradition / great restaurant ( Michelin 1star) Highly recommended for people looking for the real deep France of History & castles exception sites ( rochechouart, La Rochefoucault, Mortemart, Chassenon, etc) further more, local wines & goat... More

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New York City, New York
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32 reviews 32 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Hidden in the countryside, the chateau finally appears in view and does look enchanting. You certainly feel the opulence in the architecture and in your room. Breakfast in the chateau is in a beautiful room. The only disappointment in the place is the food in the restaurant on the grounds--it just is not what the French, or anyone, would rave... More

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Montjean, France
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

We have stayed here numerous times for birthdays with 0's on the end and other anniversaries . Each time we have not been disappointed . The rooms are devine and the meals at the attached restaurant is exceptionally good.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

Have been to the restaurant La Grange aux Oies a couple of times and promised ourselves a night at the Chateau. We went with friends and it proved to be enchanting. We were warmly welcomed and shown around the Chateau and to our rooms and which were adequately furnished and clean, the bed very comfortable also. Once settled in we... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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54 reviews 54 reviews
11 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

Found this gem searching the Internet. Great find. Enchanting place with a warm friendly staff. A wonderful restaurant on the property. We went for my wife's birthday ... Our kids included. The chateau is a former hunting lodge of a French king.

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Destin, Florida
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77 reviews 77 reviews
28 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

The experience began after the search began for this place. Driving from Barcelona to Paris after an overnight in Carcassone. In Limoge we left the comfort of the A20 headed north toward Paris and started the hour long journey on the n141 in the direction of Angouleme. Had we known, we could have put the restaurant, La Grange aux Oies,... More

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Cape Town
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85 reviews 85 reviews
29 hotel reviews
153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2011

A Picture Book Castle: we had viewed the pictorial charms of this chateau in guide books for years, and on our 2011 Odyssey up the Route of Richard the Lionheart - in deepest France – we decided to end our dedicated journey in high style. What a disappointment. The Chateau de Nieuil is certainly impressive and driving up the avenue... More

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Main Beach, Australia
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84 reviews 84 reviews
7 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2011

What a paradise! Despite its almost intimidating grandeur, the hotel manager and friendly staff made us feel totally at home in King Francis 1st's chateau. We loved every second of exploring the grounds, including the classically French style manicured gardens and its extensive bird filled park. We were welcomed with a glass of grape cider and were treated warmly throughout... More

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Additional Information about Chateau de Nieuil

Address: Nieuil | Route de Fontafie, 16270 Nieuil, France
Location: France > Poitou-Charentes > Charente > Nieuil
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Nieuil
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Chateau de Nieuil 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
In the heart of the beautiful countryside of the Charente departement, as you travel along a side road, the magnificent and haughty, chateau de Nieuil comes into view. Beautiful Renaissance facades, fat round towers surrounding the main building, a water-filled moat, a formal garden - after just that first glance you will want to stay the night, for a weekend, or for even longer ! Francois I had the right idea - the Chateau de Nieuil was one of his favourite hunting residences. Majestic trees, green lawns and a peaceful lake all add to the calm and peacefulness of the place. Would you like to come in? Please do! ... more   less 
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