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Chateau de Nieuil

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Nieuil | Route de Fontafie, 16270 Nieuil, France
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Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Nieuil
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, England
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were well looked after and nothing was too much trouble. The icing on the cake was our meal at La Grange - wonderful one night stop over that we wished we had longer to enjoy the grounds and local area

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first time in a Relais du Silence hotel. This chateau is very peaceful and quiet but is easy to find due to good signage on all surrounding roads. Our room was very well equipped and very comfortable. Wi-Fi worked well in the room although the receptionist said it would be better in the lobby. The chateau has an independent... More

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Oradour-sur-Vayres, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We had a lovely stay in the chateau with an excellent celebratory meal. The staff were efficient and friendly. The room was clean and spacious. The chateau is lovely with beautiful grounds, where it is great to walk around. The restaurant, La Grange aux Oies served a lovely meal to us and our friends. It is just a lovely place... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We have stayed at Chateau de Nieuil many years ago and our first impressions on returning was that it is still as beautiful and romantic as we remembered. The staff were all marvellous - nothing was too much trouble and they made our stay very comfortable. We stayed in the 14th century tower which is very romantic and comfortable and... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

The Chateau de Nieuil has been good enough to justify a 600 mile detour after the Monaco Grand Prix almost every year. In over 30 years of travel to France, I've yet to find an hotel that superbly combines the essential elements of a relaxing visit - even if it's for only 1 night. The location couldn't be more peaceful,... More

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Finger Lakes, NY
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83 reviews 83 reviews
23 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

My husband and I just returned from our annual pilgrimage to Le Château de Nieuil. Each year brings more invaluable memories. Staff greet us like old friends, we have "our room," and " our table" at the indescribably delicious restaurant, La Grange aux Oies. We have found wonderful activities, all within an hour of the château...a country fair on the... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

What an amazing place to stay. Historically this was once owned by Francois 1er and then he swapped it for another property elsewhere. The building is beautiful and the staff are extremely friendly and helpful. There is a restaurant, unfortunately it was closed on the night we were there (Mon night), but the staff suggested a great alternative about 10... More

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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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23 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 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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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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Address: Nieuil | Route de Fontafie, 16270 Nieuil, France
Location: France > Poitou-Charentes > Charente > Nieuil
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Chateau de Nieuil 4*
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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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