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Bed & Breakfast: Chateau de villette

Bedrooms 7
Property type cottage


About the property

This is a bed and breakfast with 7 bedroom(s) and 5 bathroom(s). Pricing displayed is for a SINGLE ROOM per night

Concentrated the history of France and the architecture of the castles, the Château de Villette is registered in whole and its gardens in the supplementary inventory of Historical Monuments. Built in edge of Meuse on cellars of the middle ages, this defence Castle was gradually transformed into pleasure Castle (18th and 19th centuries). It was owned by cardinal Mazarin who is refuge there during the Fronde. Queen Anne of Austria and the young Louis XIV there have joined cardinal before the return of the latter in Paris

. Jean-François de Maucomble, equerry and Secretary Advisor to King Louis XV conducted most of the embellishments and the creation of gardens à la française. Villette also provided refuge to Bishop Nicolas Philbert, friend of Abbé Grégoire, during the revolutionary period called terror. Villette has also witnessed the surrender of the Napoleonic armies in 1870 with 83,000 prisoners and 70,000 horses parked on his land. Also, the castle was occupied by the German army during the two world wars.

The castle which has preserved thanks to a faithful restoration, the soul of its origins is a magical place and out of time for exceptional moments.

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Member since: 2014
Speaks english, french, spanish, italian
Calendar last updated:
22 July, 2015


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Glaire, France

Property Type:
  • cottage
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 30
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • City Centre
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 30
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking


From Roissy to motorway A4 to Reims and A34 exit N ° 4 Sedan centre, since Brussels R20, A4/E411 and N89/N, then A34 exit N ° 4

From Strasbourg E25, then N89, then A34 A4 exit N ° 4

Luxembourg Airport 90 km


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Glaire, France

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
28 Jun 2017 - 28 Jun 2018
1 night minimum stay
Notes: 1 night   
This calendar has not been updated in over 2 months and the availability shown may not be accurate.