Welcome to Château de Thauvenay, nestled in the heart of the prestigious Sancerre Wine region of the Loire. Come and prepare to be captivated by the timeless elegance and rich history of this 19th century Haussmann style chateau, seamlessly blending old-world charm with modern comforts and contemporary flair.Though perfect for a wedding, we also welcome a small, intimate groups, and offer special prices for groups as small as 6 people.
With 24 spacious and comfortable bedrooms, including a luxurious four-bedroom suite, and 22 modern bathrooms, every guest is sure to find their perfect retreat within these walls. The chateau boasts four inviting living rooms and two elegant dining rooms, more than ample space for joyous celebrations amongst family and friends. Let us help plan your weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, or simply reuniting with loved ones.
Beyond the chateau’s grandeur, the grounds are a true oasis. Immerse yourself in the beauty of the three-acre garden, surrounded by picturesque Sancerre vineyards (with the renowned Pouilly Fumé just a short distance away). Take a refreshing dip in the 25x5m saltwater heated swimming pool or indulge in relaxation with the indoor and outdoor saunas.
Twenty-five kilometers from the cathedral town of Bourges, and situated on the northern edge of the small, but charming village of Thauvenay, the Chateau offers a tranquil escape with breathtaking views of the Sancerre landscape. Conveniently located just an 8-minute drive from the nearest regional train station, which is a scenic 1h50 journey from Paris, we can arrange private group pickups for your convenience. Alternatively, if you prefer to drive, the Chateau is a leisurely 2hr15-minute journey from Paris.What to do once there? As the Chateau deThauvenay is nestled in the picturesque Loire Valley near the town of Sancerre, it offers a wealth of activities in which to indulge. For wine enthusiasts, a visit to the local vineyards is an absolute must obviously. Who hasn’t delighted in a glass of Sancerre? Immerse yourself in the rich winemaking traditions and savor the wines. Nature lovers can embark on scenic hikes, bike, or horse rides through the rolling hills, taking in breathtaking views of vineyards and charming villages along the way. History buffs will be captivated by the medieval charm of the town, with its narrow streets and half-timbered houses.
To ensure your stay is nothing short of exceptional, a dedicated concierge is on hand and what’s more, a delectable breakfast is included, allowing you to start each day in the most delightful way.
For those seeking extra indulgence, a range of enticing options await. Delight in the culinary expertise of a private chef, find inner harmony with yoga classes, savor the world-renowned wines of the region, or explore the picturesque surroundings with bike tours.Ask us about our very special offers on smaller groups. or a full house for the week. Not to be missed.