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Chateau Royal de Saint Saturnin

Place de l'Ormeau, 63450 Saint-Saturnin, France
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Certainly we enjoyed our two night stay at this chateau. Our room was large and comfortable and there were nice touches like fresh flowers in our room and a coffee machine in the guests lounge. The breakfast was a well judged affair with particularly good jams and bread. The utter quiet and calm at night made for a very restful... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sometimes you have to read between the lines to get the real impression of a place, but believe the reviews. This is a truly memorable place, the one that in ten years time you will remember staying in. Our room was the Suite de Roi Charles, with a separate room for our daugther. The rooms are beautifully restored and a... More

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EmmanuelAuvergne, Propriétaire at Chateau Royal de Saint Saturnin, responded to this review

August is a very busy month and we are really happy you just had the right perception of our place. We do aim at maintaining in all circumstances the feeling of something very special and at keeping time for each guest if he or she wishes or needs. Thank you so much for sharing with us your feed-back. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We were here for one night during a driving trip across France. I wish we could have stayed longer! We visited many nice places during the trip (more than one château), but Château de Saint Saturnin was my favorite. Our room, "Paul et Virginie" was the least expensive option but still very spacious and beautiful, with a canopied bed and... More

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EmmanuelAuvergne, Propriétaire at Chateau Royal de Saint Saturnin, responded to this review

We would love to see you again. Many guests just drop for one night and discover like you have experienced our region is worth staying for a longer period. We are very happy to welcome more and more guests for a 2 nights or + stay. Except during the peak season which goes from july 11th to august 23rd, we... More

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14 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Emmanuel and Christine are gentle people and were so helpful regarding our busy schedule and with dining recommendations in the locality. Bed and room were memorable for being so perfect and in keeping with chateau ambience. Extra facilities such as the garden and library were very special. The breakfasts in the chateau kitchen were set as though for royalty. We... More

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EmmanuelAuvergne, Propriétaire at Chateau Royal de Saint Saturnin, responded to this review

Dear guests, This place is bigger and older than us and is part of french Heritage. It is an honnor and a pleasure to share it with visitors, even more when they come from the other side of the Earth! We have been travelling so much in so many places, we know quite well what kind of encounter one should... More

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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

The castle is impressive and restored with an authentic touch. The rooms are spacious and comfortable and filled with historical decor. The rooms are also redone to contain all the modern amenities one expects from a 5 star hotel. The staff and owners are discreet leaving guests feeling they own the place, however they are always available with advice and... More

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EmmanuelAuvergne, Propriétaire at Chateau Royal de Saint Saturnin, responded to this review

You are fixing the standard very high! We do not pretend to be a real 5* since there is no elevator and and we have only five guestrooms without the sophisticaqted 5* hotels services. But yes we have been restoring the rooms as if we would use them for ourselves. and we do pretend to welcome our guests like relatives... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

I just want to add my endorsement of this amazing chateau and hosts. I agree totally with the other reviews and highly recommend this chateau if you are in the area. It is beautifully decorated and everything is top quality. We were given lots of advice on the surrounding area and the owners could not have been kinder or more... More

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EmmanuelAuvergne, Propriétaire at Chateau Royal de Saint Saturnin, responded to this review

We can give to whom likes to receive!. In fact we hope to share : this is the beauty of welcoming people coming from so many different places all over the world. By the way, we are happy to inform you we have now choosen the people who will execute our new italianlike Renaissance garden. They will start mid june... More

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

This is a wonderful and unique place to stay. The building is very historic and interesting. The room we had was beautiful, comfortable and had everything we needed. The sheets and towels were top quality. The bathroom in the tower was fabulous! The guest lounge was very inviting, full of books and other interesting things to look at. The hosts... More

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EmmanuelAuvergne, Propriétaire at Chateau Royal de Saint Saturnin, responded to this review

We had just reopened and finished to put back everything in order for our guests after all our winter improvement works. It is good to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Your room -Cardinal- has such an amazing bathroom in the adjacent tower where we could create a walk in shower at the place of the ancient latrines and... More

Istanbul, Turkey
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

We were on our way from Avignon to Limoges... We did not one to stay in a city like Clermont-Ferrand. Instead of that we searched for somewhere more authentique and we crossed this very special chateau which used to blog to the family of Catherine de Medicis... As a phd candidate in history I adored the chateau... Even we had... More

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EmmanuelAuvergne, Propriétaire at Chateau Royal de Saint Saturnin, responded to this review

We are about to reopen after the winter closure and your positive feed back gives us even more energy to welcome new guests or already known ones as we get more and more. We have worked hard however during this break for maintenance and for preparing new steps of our restauration programs. This year will be a very special year... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

We spent 3 nights at the Château Royal de Saint-Saturnin on our way from Saint Émilion to Saumur. It was late in the afternoon when we finally arrived at the gates of the Château. Our GPS and the instructions from our host Emmanuel made the Château easy to find, but the castle sits so large on top of the hill... More

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EmmanuelAuvergne, Propriétaire at Chateau Royal de Saint Saturnin, responded to this review

Your suggestions are very much welcomed and will help us to keep improving. Sometime it is quite a true cahllenge to blend authenticity and comfort, but that's our target... Be sure we really enjoy being your home-from-home. That's the way we like to be treated abroad. We hope to welcome you again. More

Palos Verdes Estates, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We recently spent 3 nights here during our first trip to the Auvergne. From the minute you drive up to the castle gates to the final farewell, you are treated like royalty by M. & Mme. Penicaud. We stayed in a room in the castle's tower. As advertised, it is reached only by stairs, but we felt it added to... More

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EmmanuelAuvergne, Propriétaire at Chateau Royal de Saint Saturnin, responded to this review

You could experience our double room Cardinal and its amazing bathroom in the adjacent tower. We completed last winter its full restauration and enhancement and we are so glad you were pleased with the results! Spending three nights as you did is a must to start getting a true insight in our place and region, as well as trully enjoying... More

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Address: Place de l'Ormeau, 63450 Saint-Saturnin, France
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Location: France > Auvergne > Puy-de-Dome > Saint-Saturnin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 5
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