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Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French

Luxurious Chateau with Private Pool, Tennis and Par 3 Golf

7 Reviews
People20
Bedrooms 10
Bathrooms7
Separate WC's1
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 10 bedroom holiday chateau / country house in Vienne - Chateau Jautrudon

Chateau / Country House, 10 Bedrooms, 7.5 Baths, (Sleeps 20)

Chateau Jautrudon has all that is needed for a family holiday in rural France. Set in a 40 hectare estate, the chateau offers a peaceful and secluded location with several kilometers of walkways through our forest, a private fenced pool, tennis court and 3 hole par 3 golf course.

The interiors provide a high level of luxury with antique furnishings together with fully modernised and equipped kitchen and bathrooms. The chateau was fully renovated and modernised when completed in 2007 and lots of enhancements have been performed on an ongoing basis with the introduction of a 3 hole par 3 golf course in the park (clubs provided) and an exercise trail in the forest.

The chateau provides all you will need for a active or relaxing vacation. Just select a book and sit by the fire in winter or the pool in summer, play croquet on the lawn with an early evening cocktail, play tennis and golf, walk through the forest and try to spot the deer and wild boar or cycle to the village to pick up fresh croissant, pain au chocolate and fresh baked bread.

The chateau itself sits in the midst of a network of walking tracks that can lead you to the ancient Priory de Villesalem and many of the local hamlets and villages.

The region is split by 3 major rivers (the Vienne, Gartempe and Creuse) which provide many opportunities for water activities and picnic locations. Just to the north of the chateau is the Parc National de la Brenne which contains hundreds of small ponds and lakes, several of which have beaches, restaurants and water activities.

Close by are the towns of Montmorrillon and Chauvigny which are well worth visiting for their medieval architecture and also their thriving markets and shops. St Savin is a UNESCO world heritage site having a large medieval monastry which can be visited to view the interiors and frescos, as wel as to have a picnic by the river.

Further afield there are numerous morning markets in the surrounding towns and villages where you can buy local produce, clothes and even hens and rabbits. One of the largest markets in France is held at Les Herrolles once a month.

The region also boasts the Futuroscope theme park close to Poitiers which is a great experience for all the family with IMAX theatre presentations, informative and fun features and exhibits and fireworks and fountain displays to end the day.

other days out include the Vallee de Signes where you walk through a woodland with monkeys in the trees and on the ground, Iles aux Serpents and Crocodile Planet.

After a hard day relaxing around the estate, playing sport or siteseeing in the local area the chateau provides everything you will need for enjoyable evenings with family or friends. The huge modern kitchen has everything you will need to prepare a special meal to be eaten in the formal dining room or for an outdoor meal on a long summers evening on the balcony.

The chateau room configuration has been adapted with families in mind. There are 5 bedrooms on each of the upper 2 floors. Each floor has 2 wings with 2 bedrooms and a shared bathroom in each wing. There is a central bedroom on each floor with it's own en suite bathroom. All bedrooms have queen or king sized beds except for 2 twin rooms (one on each floor)

The ground floor has a TV room, hallway, dining room and fully modernised kitchen and the basement has a table tennis table and an informal kitchen that links to the outside terrace and pool.

Keywords: estate, luxury, large, family, secluded

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French

About The Owner

Our family has always travelled in France and now that we all live across the globe from the USA to China and Australia we always make a point of getting together once a year and what better place than Chateau Jautrudon

The Owner purchased this chateau / country house in 2004

Why The Owner chose Vienne

Access to Chateau Jautrudon is easy whether by car, train (TGV from Paris) or air (airports at Limoges and Poitiers). The region is quiet and rural and has some of the prettiest villages in France but also has a huge range of activities to suit everyone in the family. We have vacationed in the region for the last 11 summers as a family, the last 6 at Chateau Jautrudon.

Reviews

5
based on 7 holidaymaker reviews

Luxurious Chateau with Private Pool, Tennis and Par 3 Golf
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
5

Fantastic Holiday.

  • 5 of 5

We had a most wonderful week at Château Jautrudon as 14 of us gathered for a family celebration. The owners have created a restful and charming abode which is extremely family – oriented. They have literally thought of everything to make a holiday stay fantastic, whatever age. The house was immaculate and beautifully furnished and everything worked a treat, and both Nicolas and Céline (the housekeepers) were friendly and attentive. The attractions at the property, swimming pool, tennis court, 3 hole golf course and woods, meant that we did not travel far afield – St Savin and Montmorillon and a walk to Villesalem – but we were grateful to discover a part of France that we did not know at all. We all had a superb holiday and can’t wait to return sometime.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Burgundy, France
5

Confort et élégance dans une ambiance calme et paisible

  • 5 of 5

Mon séjour avec ma famille et mes amis au Château Jautrudon, une demeure extrêmement confortable et élégante, située dans un cadre exquis, fut une expérience inoubliable que j'aimerais certainement renouveler. Il y avait beaucoup d'activites de plein air: baignade dans la piscine, tennis, promenade à vélo, randonnée dans la forêt, et même la rencontre inespérée de chevreuils dans le parc. Les gardiens qui habitent sur place n'auraient pas pu être plus serviables et agréables. Je recommanderais chaleureusement le Château Jautrudon á tous ceux qui apprécient une ambiance détendue et paisible au coeur de la campagne limousine.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bury, UK
5

Wonderful Second Visit

  • 5 of 5

Having experienced such a wonderful holiday in 2012 we could not resist the temptation to return in 2014.

Our recent holiday proved to be every bit as fabulous.

Chateau Jautrudon is breathtakingly beautiful. The immense grounds in which the property stands are comprised of a mixture of well manicured lawns, formal beds and natural woodlands.

As a relatively large group of extended family, we found something for everyone regardless of our ages. We all had our turn simply lazing around the gorgeous pool with a book, cycling into the village, playing tennis, pitch and putt or taking in the wealth of flora and fauna the estate has to offer.

On both occasions we found the chateau to be spotlessly clean and beautifully furnished.

Everything seems to have been thought of by the owners. There are countless books, games and movies, not to mention a terrific selection of local, well priced wines in the cellar to wash down the irresistible local delicacies!

We all felt the Chateau represents excellent value for money and Nicolas and Celine (the house keepers residing nearby) could not do enough to ensure we had a wonderful stay.

An absolute gem not to be missed!

Haydn Royle & family (Manchester, UK )

  • Review Submitted: Jan 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A fantastic house, highly recommend!

  • 5 of 5

The chateau was everything we hoped it would be. The caretaker was there to greet us when we arrived and exceptionally friendly. He was very helpful with detailed information about the house and the area. He lives in a separate house 500 metres away and appears only when needed, knows the answer to just about anything, and is easily reachable whenever there are questions. He and his team keep the house looking great, and if there is anything that you'd like to do but aren't sure how, all you have to do is ask.

We've stayed in a number of large houses over the years for large family gatherings and the quality of the fittings and interior in this chateau is by far the best we've ever come across. It is beautifully decorated with an extremely high finish. It is extremely well furnished and fitted out with excellent showers, good quality beds, etc. The kitchens - a main kitchen and one downstairs next to a BBQ area - were excellent and had everything you would need.

We were a group of 19, and at no time did we feel crowded or in each other's way. Although the house is big it has a really homely feel, it has been beautifully restored.

It has great facilities that meant all ages were happy and entertained.....with a pool, table tennis, tennis court, golf, woods, the garden and plenty of space in the house. Even on the odd nights when too cold to eat and sit outside there was still ample space for all 19 of us to sit around a table and to eat together.

Our visit was absolutely terrific. I would highly recommend this house to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Summer dreams

  • 5 of 5

We were lucky enough to enjoy a whole week at the Chateau Jautrudon in July this year.

As we drove through the corn field towards the woods that hide the chateau we were excited to see where we were staying, we weren't disappointed! What an incredible place! A beautiful lawn led up to something off a movie set, the most perfect chateau.

We played tennis, cycled to the patisserie every morning for glorious croissants, swam in the pool enjoyed BBQs in the evening and unwound for the most perfect week.

We hired a car from the airport and went to La Rochelle for the day, stunning place to enjoy a day out.

I can't recommend Chateau Jautrudon highly enough. My wife, my 12 month old son, my parents and I had a wonderful week and will definitely be returning.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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High Wycombe
5

Amazing Holiday

  • 5 of 5

We were a family of 18> * adults and 10 children. We were met at the chateau by the guardians and shown around. It was like Cliveden (national trust in Bucks) but all for us!! The chateau was fully equipped with EVERYTHING. We had an amazing time. The kids had a ball. They ran from swimming pool to Tennis to bikes to trim trail to cricket to rounders! Would recommend this chateau. Shops were about 15 mins away. Would love to come back.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
80 Kilometres
Limoges/Poitiers
Nearest Train
80 Kilometres
Poitiers
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chateau / country house in Montmorillon, Vienne

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
High Season
2 Jul 2016 - 2 Sep 2016
7 night minimum stay
£3,763
for 7 nights
£3,763
 
 
Mid Season
3 Sep 2016 - 30 Sep 2016
3 night minimum stay
£1,881
for 3 nights
From
£627
£2,509
 
 
Low Season
1 Oct 2016 - 18 Nov 2016
3 night minimum stay
£1,468
for 3 nights
From
£489
£1,881
 
 
Low Season
1 Apr 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,468
for 3 nights
From
£489
£1,881
 
 
Mid Season
3 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,881
for 3 nights
From
£627
£2,509
 
 
High Season
1 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£3,763
for 7 nights
£3,763
 
 
Mid Season
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,881
for 3 nights
From
£627
£2,509
 
 
Low Season
30 Sep 2017 - 17 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,468
for 3 nights
From
£489
£1,881
 

Additional pricing information

Rates subject to change
School holidays (Easter and all half terms) are one rate band higher than the period in which they fall apart from summer.
Weeks and short stays containing Christmas or New Year are charged at high season weekly rates
Minimum rental amount is 1,800 Euro for short stays in low season and 2,100 Euro in mid season. Only weekly rentals are accepted in high season

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chateau / country house in Vienne in Poitou-Charentes

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
Bathrooms:
  • 7 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 7 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 10 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 6 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 7 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 8 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 9 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 10 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
  • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (5), Twin or Single Beds (4), Baby Cribs (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • rafting
  • tennis

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