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Chateau Carbonneau

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| Saint Emilion/Bordeaux, 33890 Pessac-sur-Dordogne, France
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Chateau Carbonneau
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Gensac, France
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

As a long standing resident in the area I have always admired the beautiful Chateau Carbonneau. With its gracious facade and stunning conservatory seen from the top of a long tree-lined drive it has seemed a fairy tale destination. To my delight I discovered recently that the delightful and friendly owners have opened one of their pretty outbuildings as a... More

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7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The only problem was that we hadn't booked to stay longer! If you are looking for somewhere from which to explore the area or simply for a hotel in which you can relax, undisturbed by the pace of modern life, then look no further than Wilfred and Jacqui's beautiful, comfortable and elegant Chateau. We will certainly be staying longer next... More

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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice experiance! Chateau was even more beautiful then on the pictures! Good wine good company, very nice host! We felt st home from the beginnning! We all sat on one dinner table had very nice and long conversations with all guests! We loved it here, will definetly come back!

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Dartmouth UK
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We have stayed at the Chateau Carbonneau for the last 3 years staying longer each time (8 days this year). It is a charming mixture of styles - the French bucolic and the New Zealand informal. Wilfrid has a professional knowledge of Bordeaux wines and makes excellent reds and whites of the Ste Foy Appellation Bordeaux Controle. Jacquie looks after... More

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63 reviews 63 reviews
14 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Jacqui and Wilfred, the engaging hosts at this wonderful chateau made our 2 day stay a special treat. The chateau, garden, pool and our room were beautiful. Jacqui not only provided our breakfasts but also a three course dinner full of flavour and served on the balcony. Wilfred's wine choices were a wonderful complement to the meal and dinner conversation.... More

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Sydney, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We stayed at Chateau Carbonneau in late May 2014. It was exceptional. The setting amongst the vines and gardens is absolutely beautiful. The rooms are spacious and thoughtfully decorated, all with expansive views over the grounds. Even our bathroom was enormous. Breakfast - either in the dining room, or on the terrace (we enjoyed both) - is a delicious start... More

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Kirkland, Washington
14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We stayed with Jacqui and Wilfred at their Chateau in May and had a lovely time. We were there to attend a wedding at Chateau Rigaud, which is nearby. Chateau Carbonneau has a lovely patio, garden room, pond, and pool. It's an active working winery and farm as there are cows on the property. Wilfred gave us a tour one... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

From the moment of our arrival we were greeted by this most hospitable family. Our room was very charming with French decor, crisp linens and large bathroom. Just outside is wine tasting (excellent) and homemade cakes. Beautiful vineyards tended by the family for years. Amazing flowers, quaint pool, lush landscape beyond words. We enjoyed coffee, tea and fresh pastries each... More

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41 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

This is a friendly, family run, hotel situated in wonderful countryside - partly pasture for their cattle and partly vines for their own wines. We had a brief tour of the winery and tasted the very pleasant wines. Sadly, it doesn't seem practical to get the wines shipped to the UK. The rooms were large and the beds comfortable. There... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

The chateau is of the right size, neither too grand nor too small, and the side containing the chambres d’hôtes has all one wants: large, spotless, appealing rooms; a lounge with a fireplace and comfortable chairs and sofas, where, before the evening dinner (if that day you chose the table d’hôte), the hosts, Jacquie and Wilfrid, will offer you a... More

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Jacquie F, Propriétaire at Chateau Carbonneau, responded to this review

Dear Robert, This is a bit of a cumbersome way to reply to you but just after you both left I realised I had forgotten to take your E-mail addresses ! Thank you so much for your lovely comments - its certainly starts the year off with style! We so enjoyed your stay with us and I do hope the... More

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Address: | Saint Emilion/Bordeaux, 33890 Pessac-sur-Dordogne, France
Location: France > Aquitaine > Gironde > Pessac-sur-Dordogne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Chateau Carbonneau Hotel Pessac-Sur-Dordogne
Chateau Carbonneau France/Pessac-Sur-Dordogne

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In the heart of the Bordeaux vineyard, Chateau Carbonneau is ideally situated between Saint Emilion and Bergerac. In a unique and idyllic setting, the chateau offers luxury accommodation and fine wines on the slopes of Pessac sur Dordogne. ... more   less 
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