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Stunning place

Fabulous spot, amazing ruins with incredible detail still visible. Beautiful when lit up at night... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
Petersfield, United Kingdom
Visit to Champagne

The Chateau was a great place to stay to visit the champagne region and when en route to Burgundy... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2018
Dean H
Kent, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

Fabulous spot, amazing ruins with incredible detail still visible. Beautiful when lit up at night but watch your step. Outer wall being repaired and doing an excellent job.

Thank Ladylush33
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

The Chateau was a great place to stay to visit the champagne region and when en route to Burgundy and the Alps. It was in easy reach of the main champagne trail and the many champagne houses. The Chateau also has an excellent restaurant. Our...More

Thank Dean H
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

Fabulous location, full of character, ancient romains bordering the chateau. Some of the best food I've been served in France...and it's Champagne...

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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for one night. Visiting the castle, having a walk in the woods, enjoying the sunset in the castles precincts. Well worth a visit! Vanners: enjoy nature, keep it tidy!

Thank DSantwerpen
Reviewed January 22, 2018

I think they have been re-building this longer than the building was up. It makes it quite a charming experience. The view of the hotel from the castle is nice, looks like a great terrace... Be careful, its not for the faint-hearted. As some of...More

Thank 449bkd
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

I stayed here with my son. The hotel location is perhaps not easy to find but once you do find it, it's wonderful. The staff were charming and helpful. Our room was perfect with a good bathroom. I had dinner (tasting menu) in the lovely...More

Thank Philippe P
Reviewed September 6, 2017

This is very early example of the use of a moat. From that point of view alone it is worth a visit. Mostly well preserved and you do get good access.

Thank Tylor_the_Lorax
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

We stayed as a couple, en route to Germany, our room was great with comfortable bed and wonderful views, breakfast was lovely as was dinner, the pudding must have taken the chef ages!! The staff were friendly especially the very nice lady on reception when...More

Thank HuntingdonTrees
Reviewed January 17, 2017

We stayed at the chateau right next door so we were able to enjoy the castle during the day and night. We were the only ones there so it was incredibly nice to meander through uninterrupted. It was romantic and beautiful from start to finish....More

1  Thank LucyD925
Reviewed October 10, 2016

Before our holiday we were horrified to read some of the negative comments preceding our visit and were most apprehensive about our forthcoming stay. However, from the first minute of our arrival to the last second of our departure 9 days later we encountered nothing...More

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