Welcome to the castle of Castelnau for a dive into history in the heart of a charming hamlet 15 minutes from Uzès. Authenticity, calm and serenity! After a welcome drink that will be offered in the weapons room, it is at the top of a tower that we discover six departments.
The accommodation consists of an inner terrace of 50 m², a garden of 600 m² and a 90 m² apartment on the first floor with kitchen, two bedrooms, lounge / dining room and bathroom.
Assistance throughout the stay can be provided.
Bedrooms: 2 (double beds)
Check in: 15: 00
Property type: Castle
Property type: Entire place
Kitchen: Washing machine, dishwasher, coffee maker, toaster kettle, induction hob, fridge / freezer
Living room: sofa, two armchairs, table with 6 chairs, games, library
Bathroom: walk-in shower, dryer.
Inner terrace: tables with chairs and parasol
Garden: tables, chairs, deckchairs, grill
Others: iron, drying rack
Free parking on site
Deposit: 700 €
Concerning the geographical situation, the castle is as close to the Cevennes as of the Camargue which will allow to carry out many sporting, artistic, cultural activities ....
Examples of amusement parks for children and activities
Green Park the enchanted farm in Saint Chaptes (10 mn)
Amigoland at Grau du Roi (45 mn)
Canoe in Collias (20 mn)
Bamboo plantation in Anduze (30 mn)
Museum of the desert in Mialet (45 mn)
Pont du Gard (30 minutes)
Examples of bathing places:
Aquapark in Serviers and Labaume (15 mn)
Mediterranean sea (45 mn)
Gardon in Ners (15 mn), Anduze (30 mn), Collias (20 mn), Mialet (45 mn) ...
Uzès: First Duchy of France (15 mn)
Nîmes: museums, Feria ... (20 mn)
Avignon: Festival, Palace of the Popes (1h)
Abbreviated history of Castelnau Castle
Etienne Boileau, Provost of Paris and author of the Books of the Trades accompanied the King Saint Louis during the crusades of the XII century. His statue is on the City Hall of Paris.
His descendants, ennobled by Charles V in 1371 takes possession on the Viscount of Saint Felix Castle Castelnau in 1500.
Since that time, he still belongs to the same family whose members have held high office.
The revocation of the Edict of Nantes led to the departure of almost all the family abroad, with the exception of Maurice Boileau de Castelnau who keeps property and titles.
During the period of Camisard troubles, the castle served as a refuge to Pierre Laporte, said Rolland, leader of the Huguenots.
His death sounded the death knell of the wars of religion. A stele commemorates his death.
The family of Valfons was led by the Viscount Sebourg creates Marquis de Valfons de la Calmette by Louis XV after the Battle of Fontenoy.
In 1836, the family of Valfons took possession of the castle by the marriage of Gabrielle Boileau de Castelnau with the Marquis de Valfons.
Their descendants still own the Château and live there.Get the full listing »