THE VINEYARD VILLA
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Up to140 people
Vienne Region, France
Up to 22 people onsite
Pool, Tennis Court, Stunning views, Circular Garden, Barn, Courtyard and 2 Barns
This exquisite boutique Chateau is located in the Bordeaux region of France, elevate on top of a natural rock formation overlooking the Dordogne river, with lovely sweeping views of the surrounding area.
It is approximately 30 minutes from St. Emilion, with easy access to both Bergerac and Bordeaux airports.
It is a fortified residence of the 17th century, having originally started as a 14th century Monastery and Chapel,
remnants of which are still visible in the present day layout of the building.
Purchased by the Bonapartist family in the nineteenth century it was transformed extensively into the Château that you see today. The creation of the central square courtyard, and the Château’s four corner towers, and high central tower to the main entrance, provided symmetry and order to a largely medieval property.
The property comes complete with it's own ‘in-house’ wedding planner so you can be assured of an individual and attentive service. The wedding package includes a minimum 4 nights accommodation around your wedding date to give you time to truly relax and enjoy the whole experience.
Set amongst beautiful large grounds with nicely proportioned entertaining spaces, the configuration of the accommodation allows for all of your party to have their own space.
Chateau and Grounds
Between the main château and it's three apartments, the property sleeps up to 22 people.
There are several entertaining spaces within the main château, including the 'chapel' winter dining room, the summer dining room with conservatory doors, a large modern family kitchen/dining area and a salon.
The library/study area, TV room, open fireplaces and underfloor heating add to the excellent amenities offered.
Set amongst the 8 hectares of grounds are woods, a hard tennis court and a swimming pool within a walled surrounding.
Perfect for any sized wedding this property has two lovely barns, a generous courtyard and sweeping views
over the Dordogne valley from its large grassed terrace. Bordering vines and being well away from any main roads,
it is located in a quiet rural setting. Contact with some local exceptional caterers can be supplied.
There is also more than sufficient accommodation in the area for your wedding party.
The property is rented out as a whole, meaning you get the entire place to yourself and your guests.
Perfect for your friends or family together and come and enjoy beautiful south west France!
There are many local attractions for your guests. There are numerous market towns within 5-15 minutes,
the famous world heritage site and wine town of St. Emllion is only 30 minutes away and Bordeaux is 60 minutes.
Locally there is cycling and canoeing on the Dordogne, the castle at Duras (and its famous chocolate and prune factory shop!), many wineries and a 27 hole golf course is 25 minutes away.