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Magnificent chateau hotel for sale with restaurant

Reference: C5-4221

French Castle For Sale - Centre-Val-de-Loire - Indre-et-Loire (37) - France

Magnificent renovated chateau hotel for sale with restaurant set in the Loire Valley. The castle was transformed into a luxurious 4-star hotel with 23 elegant bedrooms, a semi-gastronomic restaurant, reception rooms, swimming pool, spa and wellness facilities, as well as seminar and meeting rooms. There are also stables, a chapel and a 3 bed Gatehouse

Reception Rooms: 0
Bedrooms: 23
Bathrooms: 23
Land: 7 ha
Ref: C5-4221
Price € 13,300,000
Price £ 12,165,510
Price $ 15,090,180

The château enjoys a picturesque setting in a small village nestled in the heart of central France. Situated at the bottom of a valley and alongside a tranquil stream, the property offers a serene and idyllic environment. Despite its peaceful surroundings, the château boasts a convenient location, with easy access to essential amenities and transportation networks.

Centrally positioned in the renowned Loire Valley, the château benefits from its proximity to numerous attractions and landmarks that characterize this historic region. Just a short 5-minute drive from a major Autoroute junction, residents have quick access to nearby towns and cities.

For those seeking modern conveniences and services, local amenities are within easy reach, providing residents with everything they need for day-to-day living. Additionally, the city of Tours, renowned for its cultural heritage and vibrant atmosphere, is conveniently located approximately 40 kms away. Tours also features an international airport, offering convenient travel options for residents and visitors alike.

In summary, the château offers the perfect blend of tranquility and accessibility, making it an ideal retreat in the heart of the Loire Valley.

Magnificent chateau hotel for sale with restaurant set in the Loire Valley

This beautiful château, nestled within 7 hectares (17 acres) of wooded parkland, boasts a rich history dating back to the 15th century, with its foundations tracing back even further to a 13th-century fortress. Following a comprehensive restoration in 2017, the château was transformed into a luxurious 4-star hotel spanning 1307 sqm. It features 23 elegant bedrooms, a semi-gastronomic restaurant, reception rooms, spa and wellness facilities, as well as seminar and meeting rooms.

The ground floor of the château comprises:
- an impressive entrance hall
- lobby with reception area and lift access to the upper floors
- professional kitchen
- wine cellar, technical rooms, and storerooms.
- A magnificent staircase leads from the bar/lounge area to the upper levels, complemented by a secondary fire/staff staircase serving all floors.
- The semi-gastronomic restaurant, housed in a stunning veranda added to the château's façade in 2016, offers picturesque views of the park, rose gardens, and river valley, providing a serene backdrop for dining.

Accommodation options at the château range from "Classique" to "Suites," with intermediate "Charme" rooms available, each offering unique amenities and ambiance, with nightly rates varying accordingly.

The first floor features:
- a bar and lounge area
- exhibition/concert room
- a guest room with an en-suite bathroom.

On the second floor, guests will find nine bedrooms with private bathrooms and views overlooking the park

Third floor houses eight additional guest rooms with en-suite bathrooms and park views.

The fourth floor includes a large double bedroom and en-suite bathroom located within the tower, offering panoramic vistas of the surrounding landscape.

The fifth floor accommodates management offices.

The château's basement encompasses a storage area, lift access and machinery, boiler/heating system, and two wine cellars/storage rooms, ensuring efficient operations and maintenance of the property's facilities.

Overall, the château offers an exceptional blend of historic charm, modern luxury, and unparalleled hospitality in a serene and picturesque setting.

The château estate offers an array of amenities and facilities, making it a versatile and luxurious destination for guests and visitors. Here's a detailed overview of the property's features:

Main Outbuilding Conversion:
The original main outbuilding, spanning approximately 300 m², has been repurposed to house:
- A large seminar/conference room with an entrance hall, cloakroom, and kitchenette.
- Wellness facilities including a sauna and fitness room with a separate entrance hall.
- Access to the pool terrace, shower room, and WC
- Three guest rooms on the ground floor with PRM (Persons with Reduced Mobility) access.
- Potential for an additional 6 rooms on the first floor, with established staircases leading to the entrance hall.

Original Chapel:
Located adjacent to the château, the original chapel, though not restored, presents opportunities for hosting special events such as weddings.

Gate House:
The gate house, measuring 138m² over two floors, currently serves as accommodation for the site's caretaker.
It features a sitting room, kitchen, and WC on the ground floor, with three bedrooms and a shower room on the first floor.

Stable Block:
Situated in the lower pasture, the large stable block comprises 12 stalls, an office, tack room, and feed shop.

Additional Facilities:
Covered garages, workshops, and various shops, including a bike shed, provide practical amenities on-site.

Outdoor Amenities:
The estate spans a little over 7 hectares (17 acres) of formal parkland and woodland, bordered by a scenic stream, offering a quiet and private setting.
Lower and upper paddocks cater to horses, with opportunities for grazing and stabling, presenting potential business ventures.
Paths and trails through the woodland provide opportunities for leisurely walks and hacks.

The restaurant offers picturesque views over the gardens and rose maze.

A 10x5m swimming pool and sun terrace, nestled behind the wellbeing lodge, provide a relaxing space with views over the river valley.

Parking and Pathways:
Ample parking areas and pathed walkways ensure convenience and accessibility for guests and visitors.
With its diverse amenities, natural surroundings, and potential for various activities and events, the château estate offers a luxurious and immersive experience for guests seeking relaxation, leisure, and recreation.

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