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Château de Monciaux - Périgord - near Bergerac charm and nature

Bedrooms 7
Space 5,381 sq. ft.
Property type castle
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Castle completely renovated in 2017 for 16 people in a bucolic setting

We are pleased to welcome you to Domaine du Château Monciaux, near Bourrou (a small dynamic village), on the road to Manzac-sur-Vern in a bucolic and green.

Less than half an hour from the railway stations and airports of Bergerac and Périgueux, just an hour and a quarter from the regional capital of Bordeaux, the Monciaux castle is ideally located in the heart of Périgord, a department rich in historical heritage (cities and castles), prehistoric (caves and shelters) but also famous for its gastronomy (truffles, foie gras and wines will satisfy your taste buds among other things - weekly organic market on Bourrou, open all year round - shops and market in Villamblard 7 kms). The castle will welcome you for an exceptional holiday.

A former 18th century hunting lodge, remodeled and enlarged in the 19th century to become the Château de Monciaux, a historic residence of the De La Fargue and Du Jonchay families.

Following a change of owners and a total renovation in 2017, the castle combines today the charm of an old house and all the modern comforts to offer you a unique experience in an atmosphere where the refinement, the charm and the serenity will ensure you rest and well-being.

The castle is located in the heart of a wooded and hilly area of ​​6 hectares, the main building of 500 m² is composed of 7 suites with private bathrooms and toilets, which can accommodate up to 16 people (children and adults), the babies are also welcome. Note that on request we provide our guests all the necessary equipment for babies: beds, sheets, changing tables, high chairs, bathtubs, baby cook, etc.

In order to make the most of your stay, you will also have on the ground floor 2 large lounges, a dining room that can accommodate 16 guests in its main part, a rear dining room that can accommodate 6 people. plus (located in the adjoining south-west tower), as well as a fully equipped semi-professional kitchen (large professional oven, American fridge, dishwasher, kettle, espresso machine, toaster, microwave, robot of kitchen, necessary to cakes, etc.) and decorated with a functional fireplace of origin in stones of size. Outside, the castle is surrounded by 2 terraces, equipped with BBQ and various garden furniture and of course a large secure pool and heated.

An internet connection, hi-fi, satellite TV (French and English channels) are also available to our guests. In addition, the castle is equipped with an anti-intrusion alarm and fire alarms with fire extinguishers at each level.

The thickness of the walls of the castle will guarantee a pleasant freshness during the summer months as well as a comforting heat during the winter months.

In the park with bicentennial trees, lined with wood you can enjoy in peace the large pool 12x6m heated and completely secure (automatic shutter and barriers). Deckchairs and umbrellas and pool towels that we put at your disposal will allow you to relax after your excursions. Play areas for the youngest (giant trampoline, swings and slide) but also for older children (petanque, ping-pong, football, volleyball, badminton) will also allow you to relax. Also note that the area of ​​the Sudrie equestrian center equipped with an Olympic arena is only 2 kilometers. Hiking trails are also accessible from the castle park.

Need a babysitter? Need a home cook or a caterer? We will put you in touch with the people who will meet your expectations.

All our suites are spacious and enjoy a refined and delicate decoration, high ceilings, some still have antique fireplaces. Our bedding is new and luxurious quality. In order to offer you the best possible comfort, your beds will be made upon arrival and made of cotton satin sheets.

Five suites are on the first floor and two more are on the second floor. They all have a private bathroom (or shower room) and their own WC (the castle has 9 toilets). So that your stay is as pleasant as possible, you will be able to find in your bathrooms all the necessary bathroom linen (bathrobes, towels and bath, bath mat - very thick white sponge - "The French Jacquard").

"Les Eyzies" Suite

Les Eyzies, cradle of Prehistory, famous for the Cro-Magnon shelter that hosted the man of the same name.

First floor suite, bright and spacious with a total area of ​​28 m² in mellow taupe and yellow tones, with a beautiful bathroom in matching colors, storage and a king-size bed (180 * 200) cm), period fireplace, double exposure, view on the back of the castle (park and swimming pool). Possible home of babies.

Bergerac Suite

If Cyrano has popularized his name, Bergerac is also known for its vineyards including the famous Monbazillac that you can visit during your stay.

Superb and bright suite of 25 m² on the 1st floor, where you can rest in peace in soft taupe and blue tones. This room has a wardrobe and chest of drawers, a king-size bed, as well as a nice shower room with fresh tones. View on the back of the castle (park and pool). Possible home of babies.

Suite "Sarlat"

Gastronomic capital of Périgord where the quality of the food that one savor there is equaled only the beauty of the blond stone of its buildings, Sarlat, with its safeguarded sector and its architectural inheritance, offers to any visitor an exceptional trip in time.

Very beautiful suite of 26 m² warm and bright hues of taupe and orange, enjoying a triple exposure (park, pool and terraces), located on the 1st floor, it is equipped with a king-size bed, a wardrobe, and a large dresser. It opens onto a beautiful private bathroom located in the Southwest tower. Possible home of babies.

Suite "Brantôme"

Nicknamed the Venice of Périgord, Brantôme is a sublime village in the heart of green Perigord. This city and its abbey are a true masterpiece of man and nature.

This splendid suite of 35 m², located on the 1st floor, has a triple exposure (front of the castle, terraces, parks and pool), a large dressing room, a king-size bed, all in shades of taupe and violine suitable for rest. The beautiful ensuite bathroom, comfortable stone is located in the South-East tower. Possible home of babies.

Montignac Suite

Located in the "valley of the man", in the heart of black Perigord, the city of Montignac is especially known to shelter the famous cave of Lascaux, also nicknamed the "Sistine Chapel of Prehistory".

Adorable small suite of 18m², bright and located on the 1st floor, composed of two single beds which on request can be combined into a king-size bed (180 * 200). The Montignac suite, with its delicate and soothing colors of whites and light gray, also has its own bathroom and toilets.

Suite "Hautefort"

If it is a land of history, culture and harmony, it is that of Hautefort. Lovers of old stones and lovers of unspoiled nature will find their happiness. Its castle and its magnificent French gardens are worth a visit.

The suite Hautefort located on the 2nd floor is also called junior suite, because of the presence of three single beds. Two of the beds can be combined into a king-size bed to accommodate a couple.

This delightful suite of more than 26 m² is fresh and natural, white being appropriate with some touches of blue and gray. In the adjoining south-west tower, the superb bathroom with matching colors, all in stone will welcome you for moments of well-being and relaxation.

Suite "Beynac"

Ranked among the most beautiful villages in France, on the banks of the Dordogne river, this village is home to a superb castle which has served as a backdrop for many films including "Jeanne d'Arc" by Luc Besson.

The Beynac suite located on the 2nd floor and with a surface of 30 m² is also equipped with three single beds, two of which can be combined to transform into a king-size bed. This delightful suite with delicate shades of white and pink opens on its beautiful bathroom with matching tones and located in the South-East tower and still ... beautiful stones.

More Details

Laetitia LANSAC
Member since: 2017
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Calendar last updated:
10 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday castle in Bourrou in Périgueux

Property Type:
  • castle
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 5381 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 17:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Max. adults: 16
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • river
  • rural
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 20 people
  • 8 Bathrooms
  • Towels provided (luxury quality sponge - bathrobes included)
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    - 3 Single Bed
    - 2 Single Bed
    - 3 Single Bed
  • Beds made on your arrival (white cotton satin).
  • Books
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pétanque Court
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Bowling center
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • Water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


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Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Aéroports de Bergerac et Périgueux
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Manzac sur Vern - L'estaminet et Le Lion d'Or
Nearest Golf
19 Kilometres
Golf de Périgueux - Marsac sur l'Isle
Nearest Train
20 Kilometres
Gares de Bergerac et Périgueux
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
A89 Bordeaux - Genève
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Manzac sur Vern - L'estaminet et Le Lion d'Or
Car: necessary


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Cleaning Fee £176.63
Refundable Damage Deposit £1,766.3

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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