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CHATEAU DE CHARMOIS : MAKE THIS HISTORIC CHATEAU YOUR HOME

Janet Gates

Speaks french, italian, english
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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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CHATEAU DE CHARMOIS : MAKE THIS HISTORIC CHATEAU YOUR HOME

Photos and Description of this 7 bedroom holiday chateau / country house in Chaumont-sur-Tharonne - La Charmois

Chateau / Country House, 7 Bedrooms, 3.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 8)

There's no better way to experience the glorious history of the Kings of France, and the Chateaux of the Loire Valley, than making the Chateau La Charmois your home, at least for a while!

This jewel of a private Chateau is completely fenced in and surrounded by 60 acres of manicured grounds, fields, forest, a lake & 2 ponds and 2 ancient farmhouses. There are walking paths, bicycles (helmets available), and fishing gear available for your use.

The Chateau has been lovingly restored to its former glory, furnished with antiques and period pieces normally seen only in museums, but with all the modern amenities & features for a relaxing as well as stimulating stay. The attention to detail will transport you back to the elegance of 'La Vie de Châtelain' that the Kings of France came to the Loire Valley to enjoy.

Most guests never want to leave the grounds, but should you wish to do so, the village is 8 minutes on foot from the Chateau. There, you'll find a bakery(where you can sample a delictable Tarte Tantin, famously from the area), cafes, gourmet restaurants, a grocery store, butcher shop, antique store and the beautifully restored 15 Century Saint-Etienne Church at its center (the bell tower can be seen from the Chateau's windows). The surrounding country side is beautiful and lends itself to walks or bike rides, especially to the near-by Centre Parcs recreational area with its pools, restaurants and day spa.

The Loire flows majestically through this castle-studded valley, listed as one of the UN World Heritage sites. When you're ready to venture further, just 25 minutes away by car or a delightful bike ride, is the Chateau Chambord, one of the most recognizable Chateaux because of its many turrets and Renaissance style. The Royal Town of Amboise might be next with King Francois I's Chateau perched on the hill, or maybe a visit to the darling of the Loire Chateaux, Chenonceau.

We offer our guests the possibility of several activities in and around the Chateau such as Food Market or Antique Tours, Winery visits & Wine Tasting, Drawing or Painting Seminars, Yoga Workshops & French Language Total Immersion Courses.

Live the dream and step back into France's Glorious Past while in Royal Residence at the spectacular Chateau La Charmois.

If you'll be in need of lodging in Paris, please ask us about our one bedroom in the Chic 16th, or two bedroom in the culturally rich and historic Latin Quarter.

Keywords: Private Chateau, beautifully decorated in period pieces, and large landscaped grounds w/ 3 lakes.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Janet Gates

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.co.uk since 2008
Speaks french, italian, english
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

This property manager uses HomeAway's secure payment methods Learn More

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Free protection up to £700 for all bookings.
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Reviews

5
based on 11 holidaymaker reviews

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Chateau De Charmois : Make This Historic Chateau Your Home
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
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Chateau De Charmois : Make This Historic Chateau Your Home
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2017882571
Chaumont-sur-Tharonne Loir-et-Cher
Tampa Florida, USA
5

WONDERFUL!!

  • 5 out of 5
This was far above and beyond what can be described in words or pictures. The property was absolutely magnificent. My family of 5 spent a week in June and we will hopefully be back soon.
Steven was most accomodating and everything was taken care of as requested. If you are considering this property I would strongly recommend you enjoy the gourmet cooking of the resident cook. Magnifique!!
  • Review Submitted: 14-Aug-2012
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Property under previous ownership / management during this stay
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Chateau De Charmois : Make This Historic Chateau Your Home
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2017882571
Chaumont-sur-Tharonne Loir-et-Cher
New Orleans, Louisiana
5

WORDS CAN NOT DESCRIBE!!!....BUT I WILL DO MY BEST.

  • 5 out of 5
We (a group of long time friends) travel Europe frequently. One of our friends has a knack for finding beautiful Villas and Chateaus for each of our stays. Quite frankly, we make it a point to select a different one each time however, this one....will be the exception to our long running rule!!!!
The Staff is beyond excellent!!!! Like no other! You feel at home from the time you step foot on the magnificent grounds. So welcoming.
The attention to detail, accomodations, beautiful live orchids in every room, etc. are so much more than we ever anticipated. They absolutely think of EVERYTHING!!!
The decor and furnishings are exquisite (fit for royalty) yet cozy and comfortable. Thoroughly impressed with the collection of music!
I spent countless hours gazing at the inseperable swans in the lake and walking the grounds.The photos do not do justice. You must see for yourself!
THANK YOU for sharing this treasure with us. I hope that all of the guests that visit respect and appreciate this rare gem.
You must also treat yourself to a special gourmet meal prepared by Chef Damien.
We can't wait to return!!!
  • Review Submitted: 16-Nov-2011
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Property under previous ownership / management during this stay
business
Chateau De Charmois : Make This Historic Chateau Your Home
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2017882571
Chaumont-sur-Tharonne Loir-et-Cher
San Diego, CA USA
5

WOW!

  • 5 out of 5
The chateau and grounds are so incredibly beautiful that words and pictures simply cannot do it justice.
We stayed for a week in October and loved every second we were there. The chateau is comfortable and has everything one could want or need. There is a great boulangerie a short walk down the road in a truly picturesque and pristine village. The area offers many towns, villages, and sights to explore, though you may be so enchanted by the chateau and grounds that you don't ever actually leave until, sadly, your stay is up. A stay here is a magical experience. I can't recommend it highly enough.
  • Review Submitted: 04-Feb-2011
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2009
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Property under previous ownership / management during this stay
business
Chateau De Charmois : Make This Historic Chateau Your Home
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p181900vb
2017882571
Chaumont-sur-Tharonne Loir-et-Cher
Colchester, Connecticut
5

A CHRISTMAS TO REMEMBER

  • 5 out of 5
Our Christmas holiday at Chateau La Charmois was nothing short of spectacular! The chateau was stunning. It was large enough to comfortably accommodate our entire family, yet cozy enough for us to feel at home. The staff had placed a Christmas tree, poinsettias, and other decorations for us to enjoy. Each room was filled with beautiful antique and period furniture and draperies. We particularly enjoyed the player piano. It may have been out of tune, but it gave us an excuse for singing out of tune! Although the chateau is over a hundred years old, the amenities and modern conveniences made us feel like we were in a new four star hotel.

As is usual when a big family gathers together, we spent most of our time sitting around the huge farmhouse table in the kitchen preparing our next meal and talking about what we would prepare the following day. For Christmas dinner the butcher shop in the village prepared two turkeys for us. And each morning one of us walked to the boulanger for fresh baguettes, croissants, and pain chocolat. What a treat! And we did try the tarte tartin. We were not disappointed.

The winter weather kept us from spending too much time on the grounds, but a few of us ventured out in the cold and snow to explore. The grounds are pristine – a photographer’s dream. Every shot looks like a postcard.

We ventured away from La Charmois to visit nearby Chambord, Blois, and Vouvray. The countryside was beautiful and the wines we tasted were good enough to bring home! We also visited Paris, which was less than two hours away.

Spending Christmas at La Charmois was an unforgettable experience that we will always treasure.

Thanks to the entire staff for making our French Christmas such a memorable one.
  • Review Submitted: 18-Jan-2011
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers
Property under previous ownership / management during this stay
business
Chateau De Charmois : Make This Historic Chateau Your Home
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p181900vb
2017882571
Chaumont-sur-Tharonne Loir-et-Cher
Littleton, Colorado, USA
5

A WONDERFUL WEEK AT CHATEAU LA CHARMOIS

  • 5 out of 5
Chateau La Charmois is magical. The chateau is elegant and immaculate and the grounds have dozens of secret places to explore. Cedric, the groundskeeper, fitted our 4 girls with bikes and, although they did enjoy riding into Chaumont-sur-Tharonne, their best times were biking around the 28 acres.

Chef Damien prepared a wonderful dinner and a fun, happy, Saturday morning outdoor brunch overlooking the parklike "back yard", the biggest I've ever seen. We could have been happy never leaving the property.
  • Review Submitted: 27-Oct-2010
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Property under previous ownership / management during this stay
business
Chateau De Charmois : Make This Historic Chateau Your Home
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p181900vb
2017882571
Chaumont-sur-Tharonne Loir-et-Cher
toronto, ontario
5

  • 5 out of 5
After all the Chateau's we visited,it was only fitting to stay in such a magnificent place like Chateau du Lac. It's tranquility and beauty is magnificent! Close your eyes and transcend time.
  • Review Submitted: 11-Feb-2009
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2009
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Property under previous ownership / management during this stay
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Location

Centrally Located in the Loire Valley for Chateaux hopping, shopping for antiques, attending open markets, winery visits & wine tasting. Seminars held at the Chateau :French cooking, painting & drawing, Yoga, and Intensive French language immersion. There's a Day Spa in the village offering massage and other well-being & beauty treatments, but,the property and living accommodations are so inspiring & beautiful, you won't want to leave!

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Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday chateau / country house in Chaumont-sur-Tharonne, Loir-et-Cher

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Rate
 
March - December
1 Mar 2014 - 1 Jan 2015
4 night minimum stay
$3,195
for 4 nights
From
$786
$5,548
$19,297
 
 
January and Febuary
2 Jan 2015 - 28 Feb 2015
4 night minimum stay
$1,936
for 4 nights
From
$472
$3,349
$8,298
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit $1,200
Property Damage Protection $49
Notes Payment Terms:

I require my guests to make two payments: 50% due at booking and then 50% 60 days prior to check-in.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chateau / country house in Chaumont-sur-Tharonne in Loir-et-Cher

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Lake View ...
General:
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet
  • Broadband Access
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (4), Twin or Single Beds (3)
Entertainment:
  • Music Library
  • CD Player
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
  • live theater
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • wildlife viewing
  • shopping
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • antiquing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hot air ballooning
  • tennis
  • kayaking
  • cycling
  • golf
  • swimming
  • hunting
  • fishing
  • hiking
Notes:
Fenced in 60 acres property--mix of manicured grounds, fields, forest, 2 ponds & 1 lake and 2 ancient farmhouses. There are walking paths, bicycles & helmets and fishing gear available.
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