Situated at an altitude of 400m, in the heart of a private 300-hectare estate, this 17th-century family property was home to numerous dukes and duchesses of Provence. Surrounded by vineyards, olive groves, almond trees, truffle oaks and landscaped gardens, this property, with its exceptional architecture and incomparable elegance, immerses you in a unique atmosphere.
Its 11 bedrooms and suites, its vast reception rooms are decorated with noble materials and period furniture. Each room, each bedroom, has its own decor that combines contemporary works and historical objects. The property offers exceptional views on the Alpilles mountains, a large woodland park and 150 hectares of vineyards. Numerous activities are offered on site: agrotourism, hiking or cycling in the vineyards, tennis, and a hot tub in one of the towers overlooking the vineyards ideal for the newly weds. A second villa on the estate with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms is also available for rent for an additional fee.
The reception takes place outside in the French gardens, by the pool, or by the vineyards. In case of bad weather, a room of 120m2 (1300 sqft) that can accommodate 85 people seated can be allocated (without animation).
Around a meal with dishes imagined according to the market of the day, the owners share their passion for the estate with you. Whether it is the anecdotes of Chateau, the history of the place and the wine, we promise you a beautiful evening with your hosts.
On site: tennis, pétanque, 12 adult and 2 children’s mountain bikes, table tennis, discovery of the château’s historical heritage, wine safari-biodiversity tour, truffle cultivation and tastings, helicopter or microlight aircraft ride over the vineyard. Upon request: gym, yoga, Pilates and cooking classes, 2 or 4 handed massage amidst the vines or in the rose garden, children’s workshops, musicians…
In the immediate vicinity: guided hikes or e-bike tours to Sainte Victoire, guided sightseeing tour to Aix en Provence, discovery of the Lubéron, the Alpilles, helicopter rides, day at a thermal spa.
Events/reception: from 36 000€ tax included (3 nights minimum – maximum 200 people – outside).
A second villa on the estate with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms is also available for rent (and may be rented separately for an additional 9KE).
Only resident guests have access to the interior of the castle and the extra villa.
The property is available with its staff for private and wedding events
Services included: daily housekeeping, linens, laundry, preparation of breads and pastries for breakfast.
Services available upon request: private chef, sommelier, babysitter, caterer, furniture (tables, chairs…), sounds and lights, decoration, flowers…and many more.
- 200 people maximum outside.
- 24 people sleeping in the castle, 10 more if the extra villa is rented in addition, bringing the total capacity to 34.
Nearest Airport: Marseille-Provence (30 minutes)
Aix en Provence TGV (20 minutes) /Marseille Saint Charles (30 minutes) /Avignon TGV (40 minutes)
If you would like any further information then please do get in touch.
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