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Chateau de Villandry

3 rue Principale, 37510 Villandry, France
+33 2 47 50 02 09
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A monumental countryside villa surrounded by world-famous gardens, organized in the classic French Renaissance style.
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  • Average2%
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3 rue Principale, 37510 Villandry, France
+33 2 47 50 02 09
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The sheer size and scale of these gardens is amazing. We visited in winter and they were still beautiful. Will definitely try and get back during a spring time to see everything in flower.

Thank Lindsay M
Reviewed 13 December 2017

We were pressed for time since we were heading to Chateau de Chenonceau so we were only able to visit the garden. The garden is remarkable. Beautiful flowers. I would highly recommend for anyone who enjoys beautiful flowers and plants/trees. Strong recommendation! This was a...More

Thank snnrwd64
Reviewed 7 December 2017

The Château itself is worth a visit but the magnificent gardens are in a league of their own and should not be missed although the maze was one of the simplest I've seen Start with the Château where each room is well laid out and...More

Thank PeterandJane_12
Reviewed 27 November 2017

The extensive gardens are hard to describe. Truly a fine example, if not the finest, of the high art of French chateau gardens. Lots of boxwood partierres surrounding vegetable gardens, floral gardens, cutting gardens and strolling gardens. The extensive herb garden is beautiful. It is...More

Thank Josh S
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Probably the most gorgeous gardens I have ever seen in my life. Be sure to go when the garden is in season. We were there in mid- September and it was still stunning. The chateau is beautiful too and the rooms are well restored but...More

Thank MSPDoc
Reviewed 21 November 2017

This is one of the best Chateau's I've visited. All you can say about the gardens is WOW!! If you visit here first, the other chateau's leaving you asking for more. Make sure you add this to you list of places to visit.

Thank kiwies0776
Reviewed 8 November 2017

There are many spectacular gardens, including many Castle gardens all over the world, and this award winning garden is the most spectacular, beautifully designed use of color and space I have ever seen. And we were there in September! I cannot imagine what it looks...More

Thank Shore G
Reviewed 6 November 2017

This Chateau was constructed with a moat in 1536. To have the opportunity to visit such a wonderful building and walk where hundreds have before me is awe-inspiring! The brochure has a very nice explanation of each room; make sure you visit each floor and...More

1  Thank LovetoWalk51
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We spent so much time just wandering through the many gardens on a perfect fall day. The Chateau should be on your must see list for the Loire Valley. Really did not want to leave.

Thank 180michaelm
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Known for its elaborate gardens, the chateau of Chateau Villandry is beautiful and enjoyable to tour in its own right. Originally built as a medieval castle, it was restored and converted into a chateau with only the keep remaining from the original castle. A unique...More

Thank CPaM68
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20 January 2018|
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Response from Susan B | Reviewed this property |
We visited in mid October, and while not at the peak, they were still beautiful.
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27 July 2017|
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Response from HCarvallo | Property representative |
Dear visitor, our firework is the first week-end of july. all the best
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28 May 2017|
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Response from Villandry-Direction | Property representative |
Yes you can bring your dog on leash in the garden, Inside the house it is only possible for small dogs that you can held in your arms
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