Photos and Description of this 8 bedroom holiday chateau / country house in Saint Savinien
In a private park of nearly 30 hectares (75 acres), crossed by a small river, the castle has retained its old charm intact while being modernized for better comfort.
40 minutes from the beaches (Royan, Ile de Ré, Oléron Island).
9 golf courses in the area: www.plus-de-golf.com/parcours-golf/Charente-Maritime-D17.htm
Many attractions for children (Aquarium in La Rochelle, Zoo of La Palmyre, one of the largest in Europe-, water sports in St Savinien). Music Festival at the Abbaye aux Dames in Saintes.
- pets considered
- children welcome
- wheelchair inaccessible
Why The Owner chose Saint Savinien
Built in 1830, the castle is part of a property that has not changed family for 200 years. This is a cozy family home and has been preserved throughout the generations.
The region is one of the sunniest in France and famous for its beaches and the islands of Ré and Oléron.
Area of old traditions, notable for its architecture with its beautiful cities of La Rochelle, Rochefort, Saintes and St Jean d'Angely, Romanesque churches lost in the countryside and small villages built with local white stones.
Culinary tradition with oysters, the famous butter of the region, cheeses. And the world famous Cognac!