A private fortified settlement built in the 13th century, far away from noise and pollution. Located in the historical land of Armagnac in the south west of France and easily accessible from Bordeaux and Toulouse airports, the village lends itself perfectly to wedding celebrations, business retreats, private gatherings and family holidays, with its ability to accommodate 80 people in 14 properties on-site (and cater up to 180), yet with a feeling of individual freedom and space. The beauty of the village is the ability to have an entire world of your own where you can think, talk, celebrate or star-gaze uninterrupted!
French Weddings: Your destination wedding village in France - The Spectacular Village is perched high on a hilltop, surrounded by countryside, in beautiful Gascony, South West France. It is the perfect setting for a unique wedding experience; 3 days of celebrations within the walls of this historic stronghold. Here is a French wedding venue that offers freedom to create your wedding, your way, where the only limits are your own imagination. Stroll the streets and wander between the houses in your very own village, where every inhabitant is your guest.
Wedding Retreats & Private Gatherings: Nothing says ‘quality time’ better than being in your very own village in the French countryside, surrounded by great people, incredible views, and the comfort of knowing all of your neighbors. Whether you’re celebrating a family occasion or hosting a memorable retreat, we will take your next gathering to a whole new level.
For your wedding ceremony, there is a classic consecrated 13th century church in the village that can host up to 180 people. Or you could have your service outdoors if you prefer, with multiple stunning options to choose from.
Enjoy your wedding dinner either in the huge banquet hall or on one of the many terraces, with fairy lights all around and beautiful views over the valley. There is a private chef on site who will offer delicious food, including typical regional delicacies. You can then dance the night away in the banquet hall. On the day after the wedding, enjoy brunch and then head to the pool to relax. The arrival of a food truck providing you and your guests with pizzas, crepes etc is the perfect end to the day.
The possibilities for your wedding celebration are endless and the lovely managers will be on hand to help you create a completely bespoke experience. (Wedding planning services are also available at extra cost.)
The Hilltop Village is delighted to open its doors once again and can host guests in the 14 individual houses scattered within the village walls, each with it’s own garden, This venue can offer you and your loved ones a peaceful retreat from the world to enjoy safely together.
So, if you dream of getting married in a place of perfect romance, where the view that unfolds around you is of nothing but lush countryside, imbued with an inspiring peacefulness that invites you to relax, laugh and enjoy this special time ... then this is the place for you!
Nearest airports: Toulouse 1hr30; Bordeaux 1hr45; Nearest train station: Agen 45m