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Chateau De La Chance

Chateau with 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and shared pool in Bellevigne-en-Layon, France

From £10,570 per week

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Chateau to rent in Bellevigne-en-Layon, France

  • Chateau
  • Sleeps 35
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Shared pool
  • WiFi
  • Open fire

Chateau overview - owner's description

Dating back to the 11th century, the Chateau de la Chance is a magical holiday chateau in an equally magical setting. The chateau has stunning gardens, a large swimming pool.

Dating back to the 11th century, the Chateau de la Chance is a magical holiday chateau in an equally magical setting. The chateau has stunning gardens, a large swimming pool, and can sleep up to 15 guests. Historic France is brought to life here.
King Henry IV of France once broke his journey at the Chateau de la Chance 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 de la Chance, 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 Chateau enjoys 5000m2 of private grounds.


Chateau de la Chance has 5 large bedroom suites, 3 of which have en-suite bathrooms, to sleep up to 15 guests. Four of the bedrooms are on the first floor, and there is a top floor bedroom and bathroom suite.There are 2 additional separate WCs.
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.

Up to 25 additional guests can be accommodated in the gites surrounding the estate making Chateau de la Chance the perfect venue for a celebration or large group of friends with a maximum sleeping capacity of 40 guests.

The farm buildings which formerly served the Chateau have been lovingly restored into Gites and Chambres d'hotes. Accommodating up to 25 guests the three adjoining Gites, one smaller Gite and three adjoining Chambres d'hotes are convenient and comfortable with upstairs bedrooms and downstairs living areas (Minimum stay – two nights).

Each Gite contains a kitchen with dishwasher, stove top, toaster oven and cooking equipment. An outdoor area is attached to each Gite while all guests have access to the Wi-Fi, barbecue and heated pool.


Thouarce is 1km away and has 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.


  • If more people are staying at the castle than agreed at the time of booking an extra charge of 100 Euros per night per person applies.

  • up to 25 guests can be accommodated in the surrounding gites owned by the estate, making the maximum capacity 40 guests.

  • We check the rooms before check-in and after check-out. We reserve the right to replace any missing, damaged or soiled items. The replacement cost will be deducted from your deposit.
  • You are free to use the linen (sheets, duvet covers, pillow cases and towels) in the rooms. Before check-out please strip the beds and leave all the linen on the bathroom floor.

  • The amenities (pool, playground etc.) are strictly reserved for the guests of the castle, guest houses and bed and breakfast and are used at their own risk. It is forbidden to have a picnic by the swimming-pool for obvious security and hygiene reasons.

  • For the comfort of the others guests (guest houses, bed and breakfast and restaurant) you may not make excessive noise after 10pm.
  • The guest declares that he/she is insured for personal liability covering the whole group staying at the castle.


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This chateau is:

43.87km from Le Pontreau Airport
Outside this chateau in Bellevigne-en-Layon, France
This chateau has a shared pool.

Prices and availability

Updated 24 June 2017

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Changeover days and minimum stays

  • 7 January 2017 - 4 January 2019: the minimum stay is 7 nights.



  • Refundable Breakage Deposit

    £879.66 per booking, paid locally



5 bedrooms, Sleeps 35


4 bathrooms

Swimming pool

Shared pool


Internet / WiFi


Central heating, Open fire, Car hire optional

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