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    Chateau de Challain

    Chateau du Mesnil, 49440 Challain-la-Potherie, France
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    Reviewed 26 June 2017

    Chateau de Challain is literally a dream come true! There is a new adventure around every corner, and Cynthia Nicholson is the consummate host. When it comes to your special occasion, she is a true magician. The Chateau itself is so gorgeous it can barely...More

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    Response from ChateauCici, Owner at Chateau de ChallainResponded 30 June 2017

    The Chateaux moto from the beginning when Mme Rochefaucould completed this magnificent home, it is engraved " It is Our Pleasure". The Moto is still strong today! We want and is our goal to make every guest who has traveled to share a part of...More

    Reviewed 22 June 2017

    My wife and I both were married at Chateau Challain two years ago and had the most magical experience with all of our guest. However being the bride and groom gave us little time to sit back and actually enjoy everything the Chateau had to...More

    1  Thank Joseph G
    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    We had our dream wedding here last week and everything was absolutely wonderful! The Chateau is truly the most beautiful venue with so much character, the interior is impeccably furnished with amazing unique pieces and the grounds are also beautifully designed and maintained. We had...More

    1  Thank cecilia p
    Reviewed 31 March 2017

    This venue for a wedding is perfection. Our wedding surpassed all of our highest expectations. Cynthia, the owner, will make all your dreams come true. We had our rehearsal dinner the first night inside because of the weather and the way Cynthia decorated it was...More

    Thank Christie G
    Reviewed 10 December 2016

    Absolutely Enchanting. If you are seeking the ultimate storybook venue and wedding, Chateau de Challain and Cynthia Nicholson will not disappoint. The castle and grounds are real-life representations of fairytale settings, unmatched anywhere else in the world. The castle itself is a Neo-Gothic masterpiece with...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Shuttle Bus Service
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    • Price range
    • US$294 - US$528 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Pays de la Loire >
    • Maine et Loire >
    • Challain-la-Potherie
    • Also Known As
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    • Chateau De Challain La Potherie
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    sew614
    14 July 2016|
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    Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
    The only option from Nantes may be to catch a train to Angers and then get a cab or have the Challain bus pick you up. The cab will be cheaper depending on how many of you there are.
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    23 June 2016|
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    Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
    You can also take the Eurostar to Paris, then take a trains to Angers, which is about a couple of hours (prices vary a lot so buy the tickets beforehand) google "UK Voyages SNCF" to do that and then you can get a taxi from... More
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    "all the rooms are incredible and have so much character"
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    "All rooms are individual and sumptuous . They are not modern, which adds to the authentic charm. Wifi is..."
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    "There are so many incredible rooms it is hard to choose."
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    "all the rooms in the main chateau are large and beautiful; the rooms in the coach house are smaller and newer..."
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