Dating back to the 11th century this Chateau is a magical holiday chateau in an equally magical setting. The chateau has stunning gardens, a large swimming pool, and can sleep up to 14 guests. Historic France is brought to life.
King Henry IV of France once broke his journey at the Chateau on his way to the South of France. The chateau is notable for hosting many famous guests and each of the 5 bedrooms is individually named in honour of the eminence of previous guests or owners.
There is a wonderful feeling of space at the Chateau, and the owners have ensured in every way that your holiday experience will be unforgettable. Please note that the chateau is exclusively yours for the week along with its private gardens, but the swimming pool is shared with the occasional guests staying at the B&B gites on the estate. The wellness area by the pool has a new Jacuzzi, a sauna and a massage 'douche' that guests at the chateau have free access to. The Chateau enjoys 5000 square metres of private grounds.
Interior and grounds
The Chateau has 5 large bedroom suites, 3 of which have en-suite bathrooms, to sleep up to 14 guests. 4 of the bedrooms are on the first floor, and there is a top floor bedroom and bathroom suite.
On the ground floor the kitchen is well equipped and modern. The banqueting hall (about 100m2) boasts a huge fireplace. There is also a 5m solid oak dining room table and a grand piano. In the TV room there is a TV and VHS facilities. There is also the main entrance hall and a ground floor WC.
There are 4 bedrooms on the first floor, 2 of which have en-suite bathrooms, and a further shared bathroom. Suite Henry IV is the largest and most prestigious suite. There is also a library on the first floor and a separate WC. On the second floor there is another large suite with bathroom and individual sitting room.
There is a slow running river in the grounds where one can fish and a small boat available for guests. The chateau sits in 5 hectares of gardens with a heated swimming pool measuring 14x6m (the gardens are entirely private to the chateau but the pool is shared with occasional B&B guests). There is also a BBQ, an abundance of garden furniture and space to park cars. Guests can utilize the massage, spa bath, sauna and shower facilities available at the wellness area by the pool.
Location and local information
Thouarce is 1km away where you will also find a supermarket and a tennis court. Angers is 30km away, and Nantes is 90km away. At the Chateau de la Chance you are surrounded by many of the famous Loire chateaux and vineyards.
Activities in the vicinity include tennis, golf, horse riding and boating on the Loire.
Catering and services
A table d'hote service is available at the chateau if guests wish to have meals cooked for them during their stay. At additional cost a housekeeper can be provided.