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Chateau de La Fromental

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2011

I wish I could write a review as good as all the others here, mainly because Danielle is a lovely person. She would do anything to help anyone - charming and very friendly. However, I found Claude difficult - brusque and impatient. This would not normally bother me - we usually stay in hotels - but in a Chambres D'Hote... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2010

I travel to France many times a years and have many friends and a life there so I thought I'd share an objective expert's opinion of places I have stayed as i've explored all of my France from my residence when in Provence. I was never one for the 'doing the chateau/mas/moulin where you stayed with the owners but in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2009

Situated at the end of Fontanges village in a very pretty valley this is a small chateau which the owners have lovingly refurbished . Danielle the co-owner, is an artistic and gifted ceramic artist so plates, tiles etc are hand made and the soft furnishings (also handmade) are beautiful and stylish and in the Empire style appropriate to the chateau.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2009

Words can not explain the surrounding, the hotel owners, the FOOD, the beauty of the Cahteau and the details of the rooms... A place we found last year and stayed with our 3 children (2 teenagers and one toddler) and we had fantasies all year about the food and the wines and we just had to return this year; excellent... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2008

Fontanges village is 5 bendy km outside Salers and, apart from those cow bells, a quiet place to stay and a good centre for excursions in the Cantal mountains. Chateau de la Fromental is just beyond the village. It had been used as a childrens' vacation centre and the concrete dorm block is still there but not in service. Claude... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Very beautiful castle for bed and breakfast in Cantal, near Salers Immerse yourself in blissful tranquillity, romance and luxury of La Fromental. A stay at the luxury Chateau offers total relaxation away from the hustle and bustle of city life, healthy food, pure air, an insanely beautiful environment and the possibility to interact with animals and the natural environment. Set in 13 acres of park, simply take the time for yourself to relax, read books, catch-up on magazines, sit and chat about everything and nothing. The enchanting tranquillity and intense beauty of the local environment guarantees complete revitalisation, rejuvenation, detoxification, destress and a nurturing connection with nature. For the more active see the multitude of activities below. You will be reborn and ready to conquer the mountains of your personal targets and goals. You will stay in sumptuous luxury - 80m² suites or large rooms in truly French style - exquisite furniture in the style of Louis XV / Louis XVI, antique paneling and walls covered in hand-crafted wallpaper - combined with 21st century facilities (Inside you will find a billiard room with three types of billiards, card room, gym, sauna, pool, dance floor, café lounge bar, good food and barbeque ... Food is basic and prepared by the owner. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chateau de La Fromental

Address: Pays de Salers, 15140 Fontanges, France
Location: France > Auvergne > Cantal > Fontanges
Price Range: $166 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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Chateau De La Fromental France/Fontanges
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