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Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

16110 La Rochefoucauld, France
+33 5 45 62 07 42
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A great chateau to visit, they even have clothes you and your kids can dress up in to look the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Carol L
Well worth a visit

We went round, it's not amazing but it's good, loved getting the history and the archive area was... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2017
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26 Sep 2016
“Amazing views, lots to explore and even something for the kids”
18 Sep 2016
“Worth a visit”
16110 La Rochefoucauld, France
+33 5 45 62 07 42
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great chateau to visit, they even have clothes you and your kids can dress up in to look the part. The chateau is magnificent and definitely worth a visit.

Thank Carol L
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We went round, it's not amazing but it's good, loved getting the history and the archive area was very old and interesting....

Thank jessiom
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

This is such a great chateau to visit with interesting areas to wander through from top to bottom. It is excellent condition and the children were impressed with the history and the caves beneath the castle.

Thank Bulla55
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This chateau may have seen better days but it is, nevertheless, fascinating inside. The family trace their ancestry back into the Scottish Royal family and have been prominent in all stages of French history since the 16th century. My friends and I found the whole...More

Thank michael a
Reviewed 17 November 2016

A wonderful chateau with a fascinating history. We arrived just in time for the guided tour which gives you access to the fascinating library room which are otherwise locked. The tour was in french but I suspect our charming guide spoke perfect english! It was...More

Thank alexandramachray
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We live quite near to this beautiful chateau and we visit every time we have guests staying with us. We never tire of going there as we see something new each time. Most of the chateau is visited unguided but a written explanation is available...More

Thank angie16260
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This would be a great outing for a rainy day or something similar to the hot and humid day we visited the Chateau. Parking is easy to find in the large carpark at the bottom of the castle and the 200 yards or so walk...More

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We visited the Chateau today, we were greeted by lovely staff who spoke good English. The walk around the Chateau was very good, with plenty of ancient art and furniture to see in very interesting rooms.

Thank Simon O
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We were delighted to have our daughter's wedding here recently. There is a chapel and a terrace for the cocktails. Downstairs there is a choice of several atmospheric baronial rooms for the wedding breakfast, although it has to be said, for the caterers the non...More

Thank Wiggins1953
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Wonderful tour around the Chateau. Fantastic views, stunning rooms and lots to see. Very good for children who are well catered for.

1  Thank Janet O
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Carol L
Can you just turn up, we would like to come tomorrow, or do we have to book in advance. Thanks
24 April 2017|
Response from angie16260 | Reviewed this property |
No booking required for a visit but the chateau is closed on Tuesdays. Enjoy!
Can you tell what the staircase is made of please ?
17 March 2017|
Response from Bulla55 | Reviewed this property |
There are many staircases in the chateau. Most are made of stone.
Are you open Dec 2nd 2016 for daily visits.? Thank you
26 November 2016|
Response from angie16260 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, according to the website the chateau should be open on Dec 2nd from 10a.m. Enjoy the visit.