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Sensational Domaine de Chaumont

Sensational Domaine de Chaumont

Looking for inspiration? We profile one of France’s most influential annual garden events – an international affair which we’re fortunate in having almost on our doorstep... 

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Once upon a Château - visit the beautiful town of Richelieu

Once upon a Château - visit the beautiful town of Richelieu

A fortified town created during the 17th century once possessed the crowning glory of French châteaux. The Revolution claimed the château, but much of the landscaped parkland remains, along with the remarkable town of Richelieu...

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Destiny Fulfilled- Château de l’Yeuse

Destiny Fulfilled- Château de l’Yeuse

The name of Cognac has long been synonymous with stylish living and a sense of occasion – qualities which are alive and well…

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Château style - enjoy golf at Petit Chêne

Château style - enjoy golf at Petit Chêne

The Golf du Petit Chêne enjoys an enviable, secluded setting among lakes and woods – the beautifully-landscaped parkland of a gracious château which can trace its history back to the 13th Century. Just 3km from the village of Mazières-en-Gatine, between Parthenay and Niort, it’s conveniently located for golfers in Deux-Sèvres... 

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Get married in a fairytale château...

Get married in a fairytale château...

If you are looking for a fairytale château for your special day, then you need look no further. Domaine des Etangs in the beautiful Charente has everything you could wish for and more...

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A wedding haven - Château de Pouyade

A wedding haven - Château de Pouyade

The magnificent Château de Pouyade at Saint-Yrieix, near Angoulême in the Charente, makes a superb location for the wedding or family party of your dreams...

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Discover Jonzac

Discover Jonzac

Visit the historic capital of the Haute Saintonge in the heart of the Poitou-Charentes region....

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Château Chic at Château Valcreuse

Château Chic at Château Valcreuse

Château Valcreuse, near La Roche Posay in the Vienne, was classed as one of Le Figaro's favourite 200 B&Bs in 2009. If you meet owners Caroline and Alexander and visit their romantic hideaway, you'll soon understand why...

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In fine company at the Château de Nieuil

In fine company at the Château de Nieuil

The ancient Château de Nieuil, with its modern restaurant - La Grange aux Oies - boasts a pleasing mix of the historical with the contemporary...

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