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Chateau de Combourg

23 rue des Princes, 35270 Combourg, France
+33 2 99 73 22 95
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This chateau looks amazing from the road so we couldn't resist a visit. Parking was easy and close... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Julie O
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Cork, Ireland
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Worth visiting, relaxing few hours

We a family of 5 were staying in nearby Domaine Des Ormes and this short trip to Combourg and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
heffoe
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Whitegate, Ireland
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Le chateau de Combourg et une forteresse medievale situee en Haute-Bretagne. Le grand ecrivain et homme politique, Francois-Rene de Chateaubriand, y passa son enfance. ENGLISH Combourg castle is a medieval fortress and childhood home of the renowned writer Francois-Rene de Chateaubriand, located in upper Brittany, France.
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23 rue des Princes, 35270 Combourg, France
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+33 2 99 73 22 95
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This chateau looks amazing from the road so we couldn't resist a visit. Parking was easy and close to the entrance. The woman at the desk couldn't have been less friendly or less helpful. Ok so language can cause problems but all we got was...More

Thank Julie O
Reviewed 1 week ago

We a family of 5 were staying in nearby Domaine Des Ormes and this short trip to Combourg and the Chateau was a lovely experience and enjoyed by all of us. The charge to enter the grounds and go on a guided tour of the...More

Thank heffoe
Reviewed 10 October 2016

For accidental of passengers, an apparition of the castle from the road is incredible. Suddenly you get feeling that you are have entered into a fairy tale.

Thank Rada L
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Beautiful building, great grounds, still occupied hence odd opening times. Set in manicrued grounds , views in lovely Combourg Town

Thank Doogleboy
Reviewed 25 August 2016

wonderful place and so interesting, the original family still live there, if you are british and not good at french check the times of the english tour, we went in the morning and it was all in french although they give you a sheet to...More

1  Thank loopyloumeister
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Was going to visit and pulled out as was being charged adult prices for teenagers. No family ticket option. Pretty to look at and dominates old town but not worth the money.

Thank neil k
Reviewed 10 August 2016

This is a nice castle in the old town of Combourg where Chateaubriand, the famous French writer, lived. It has an interesting architecture with an original stair in the main façade. It´s worth visiting if you are in the area and want to spend some...More

Thank southerntraveller49
Reviewed 31 May 2016

A lovely and interesting house but unfortunately a tourist attraction that does not welcome tourists. The guide made no effort to include visitors from outside France in the tour, often standing with her back to my husband and myself, and another couple (German) in her...More

Thank Jacqueline C
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Whilst on a short stay in Dinan, we wanted a chance to visit what we regarded as a traditional chateau, so a quick search on the internet identified Chateau de Combourg as the only real option. Fortunately we weren't disappointed! We arrived in Combourg and...More

1  Thank Dun123
Reviewed 4 May 2016

I arrived about 15 minutes before the tour started, and tours here are obligatory because this castle is still inhabited by its owners. This gave me time to have a stroll through the 'park' (more a field and some trees) and have a nice view...More

Thank Pieter V
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