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.