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7 Full baths

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Chateau de Marnieu is a magnificent medieval stone castle set on a hillside overlooking the gorgeous Aquitaine countryside. The interior décor is elegant yet modest, combining traditional rustic motifs with modern design and gentle colour schemes. 

Guests have exclusive use of a luxurious 6 x 12 metre heated swimming pool surrounded by lawns and stylish sun loungers, and overlooking neighbouring fields and woodland. This is the Perigord ‘Vert’ after all, renowned for luscious, uncultivated countryside, breath-taking granite valleys, and offering the chance to discover some authentic hidden gems in the villages and Chateaux scattered throughout the region.

Get the best of the simple life, enjoying complete relaxation with a team of staff that offer a tailor made service for each group of guests, where the only limitation is your imagination!

Périgord is a region where the cultural, natural and gastronomic riches have made ​​the reputation. This area in the north of the region is known as the Périgord Vert, the name coming from the forests of clear oak and chestnut trees, and the wetlands, and meadows that make up the landscape.

Located forty kilometers north-west of Perigueux, in the natural park Périgord-Limousin, and just 10 minutes from Brantôme, chateau is at the heart of the Périgord Vert, famous for its beautiful heritage, and its 1000 castles and mansions. You'll also find countless Romanesque churches and abbeys, picturesque medieval villages, along small country roads, and a warm, welcoming character.

Discover gastronomic specialities of the region, their walnut oil, porcini, and foie gras. You can't leave without tasting the black truffle, the wines of Bergerac, potatoes "Sarlat", walnuts, chestnuts and strawberries from Périgord.

Other attractions to discover in and around Périgord include:

- Brantôme, the Venice of Perigord, the Abbey - Périgueux (prefecture), its cathedral, the Périgord museum, Abbey Chancelade - Angoulême (40 minutes) - Bordeaux (1:30), the city, the wine - Bourdeilles castle - Villebois-Lavalette - Sorges, the truffle market - The Castle of Puyguilhem - Prehistoric Caves of Villars - Peat Vendoire - Nontron, its church, castle - Varaignes castle - Baroque Music Festival (August)

chateau offers exclusive private accommodation for up to 15 guests.

The Family Suite: Castle Tower  On the ground floor, you will find a large bedroom, with a super Queen size bed with anti-acarid beddings (transfer to two bed possible, 100x200) and cotton linen, sofa, two chairs, a round table, bathroom with double basin and bathtub, small vintage sofa, hair dryer, cotton towels, fouta, separate toilet. The upstairs bedroom comprises 2 twin beds of 90x200 (transfer to double bed possible) with anti-acarid beddings and cotton towels, toad chair, pedestal table, bathroom with single basin and bathtub, hairdryer, cotton towels, fouta, separate toilet. An extra bed is available at this floor to arrange the room in triplicate.

The Castle's Wing  The ancient service quarters' second level is now occupied by four beautiful classical bedrooms . They are served by a long corridor, cushions are placed under the old mullioned windows, inviting confidence. Double or twin on request, anti-acarid bedding, cotton linen, chair or armchair, console and pedestal table, lights, bedside table ... Each room has been specially decorated, all in harmony. Bathed in evening light, they all benefit from a balcony offering a countryside view. Bathroom with double basin and a bathtub, cotton towels, hair dryer and separate toilet.

The kitchen  Spacious and well equipped, the kitchen is the central room of chateau. On arrival, you will find staples and for your cooking comfort , a Thermomix TM31 Vorwerk with its cookbook and manual. The kitchen also includes a fridge-freezer, a Falcon stove with its 5 burner and 3 ovens, a dishwashers, and cookware. The large pantry in the Castle's service quarters allow you to deposit your shopping back from the market . Washing machine and tumble dryer are available for the clients in the laundry room, as much as an iron and its table.

The dining room  The dining room is furnished with a beautiful corner cupboard in which most of the dishes and glassware is stored. You will be able to enjoy your meals around a large rectangular table, suited for 8 persons. Tablecloths are provided. We can offer different breakfast or dinner services.

The living room  The large living room invites you to relax and rest with its comfortable three seater sofa, its armchairs, and its large coffee table. With Wifi access point, stay tuned to check your emails or look for must-see place in the area. Two french doors open onto the Castle's inner courtyard. A garden awaits you for moments of conviviality with family or friends.

The lounge and workroom  For those who want to isolate themselves or work in a relaxed atmosphere, a work room is available on the first floor. At your

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Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Italian, Czech, Dutch, Finnish, Hungarian, Norwegian, Russian, Swedish

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Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 10:00
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Damage deposit: ($1,165.12) £916.00
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  • Bedroom 1: Full bed
    Bedroom 2: Full bed
    Bedroom 3: Full bed
    Bedroom 4: Full bed
    Bedroom 5: Full bed
    Bedroom 6: Full bed
    Bedroom 7: Full bed


  • Heating
  • High Speed Internet
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Private outdoor pool (heated)


  • 7 Full baths


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