11 Bedroom Authentic Chateau in France, Centre-Val de Loire, Chinon
- Swimming Pool
- Baby Equipment
- Internet Access
- Log Fire
- Golf nearby
- Horse Riding
- Child Friendly
- Cook available
In the heart of the Loire Valley, Chateau de Detilly is an authentic XVth century French chateau, with magnificent gardens and its own intimate chapel. Traditional yet fully restored this is a spectacular and romantic venue, whether for a wedding celebration or for a quiet but luxurious week with friends.
Well restored with elegant appointments and modern conveniences throughout, a holiday in a chateau is ideal for large gatherings. For weddings, christenings and concerts, a lovely little chapel sits just a few feet from the house. For a week away with family and friends, the grounds are equipped with a heated pool, an Orangerie which is perfect for parties, and a tennis court, to name but a few. Whatever your reason for being here, the Chateau can accommodate up to 27 people in comfort and style and everyone will enjoy the magnificent grounds (including a beautiful rose garden) and the plentiful on-site activities.
Chateau de Detilly is located on the flat land between the rivers Loire and Vienne which is in the centre of the Loire-Anjou-Touraine national park. The area is well known for its fine wines and agriculture and is frequently referred to as the
The nearest TGV station, Tours (St Pierre des Corps) is just a 45 minute drive from the Chateau, and you can catch the train here from Paris or Lille, although Paris is quicker. There is a direct TGV service which runs from CDG airport to St Pierre which takes 1hr 50 minutes. There is also a local train station at Port Boulet, just 5 minutes from the house, and you can change at St Pierre des Corps for a train to Saumur to reach this station. Ryanair flies to Tours and Poitiers and we are also about 3 hours’ drive from Caen ferry terminal. If you wish to drive we are easily accessible by a good network of auto routes.
Tours and Poitiers 45 minutes or 1 hour
Nearest Train Station:
Tours (TGV) 45 minutes and Port Boulet 5 minutes
Caen 3 hours
In the surrounding villages
All the surrounding villages, different days
When you stay in a chateau like this one, you can expect serious decadence. The main rooms of the Chateau are elaborately decorated and sumptuously furnished in a pre-Revolutionary style. There are period pieces and antiques everywhere, from tapestries to chandeliers. It really has to be seen to be believed! There are 3 of these common rooms, the grand salon, a formal dining room and a more relaxed breakfast room, as well as a TV room, an office, a gourmet kitchen and a library. All you have to do is find the right place for your mood. On the bedroom floor there are 4 bedrooms with large windows and fireplaces, all en suite and furnished to make you feel like royalty. There is also a wonderful tower room with a 4 poster bed. On the top floor is a whole separate living area, with 3 bedrooms, a kitchen and a spacious