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Chateau Cantenac

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Fantastic and hospitable wine tour

Me and my wife enjoyed the tour so much. AJ was very hospitable, nice, easy to understand. AJ lived... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Most hospitable wine tour ever!

We really have to thank AJ and the team at Cantenac for their effort in making us feel welcome... read more

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Reviewed 4 days ago
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Nicole Roskam-Brunot and her sons, 4th generation, perpetuate a family passion for elaborating great wines of Saint Emilion. Our philosophy is about obtaining the highest quality, authenticity, terroir and vintage expression on each vintage.Nicole...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
2 Lieu Dit Cantenac | Route Departementale 670, 33330 Saint-Emilion, France
+33 5 57 51 35 22
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Me and my wife enjoyed the tour so much. AJ was very hospitable, nice, easy to understand. AJ lived in California for many years, so she was pretty much a native English speaker. And it was like music to our ears after many French tours....More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We really have to thank AJ and the team at Cantenac for their effort in making us feel welcome. From fetching us on the way in, to being personal with the tour, it was amazing and enjoyable. We went at the right season, which meant...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We did the Premium wine tour with AJ. She was extremely knowledgeable and friendly with everyone. She has a great ability to relate the personal story of her family and the Chateau. It made it that much more enjoyable. She was extremely patient and explained...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our hostess AJ (originally from San Francisco)was very informative and enthusiastic about this family run Chateau. We weren't rushed through and had opportunity to ask additional questions. She explained all the aspects of making the wine, the terroirs and the economics of the whole process....More

Thank steveg24
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the €10 tour and tasting and this was the first tour of our trip. We don’t know much about wine but AJ our American guide who is married to one of the Château’s sons was great. She was so knowledgeable and interesting of...More

Thank DianaS67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A big thank you to AJ for a wonderful « prestige » visit. It was an excellent tour and AJ was so generous with her time and attention. Really liked the dégustation in the château at the end of the tour. I wouldn’t hestitate to recommend this...More

Thank IFP11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 2 weeks in the Dordogne and the tour of Château Cantenac was definitely one of the highlights. We had our kids (aged 10 and 7) with us so my expectations were low. However, our tour guide, AJ, was brilliant and involved the kids...More

Thank melworthington14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything was just perfect. You have to visit this lovely family vineyard. Thank you AJ for tour. Everything was very warm and welcoming

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got a very nice guided tour around the chateau with lots of information. Our guide spoke very clear English with humour and also a personal touch. Even our daughter, who is not at all interested in wine, enjoyed the presentation.The wine tasting was relaxed...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been on a lot of wine tours and we really enjoyed the tour and tasting with AJ. It matters when you are sharing you family business. AJ is very knowledgeable On the grapes, the wine making process and also tasting - teaching as...More

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Zoe T
6 August 2018|
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Response from AJRoskam | Property representative |
Bonjour, Especially during peak tourism season, it's best to reserve in advance directly with our winery (by email or by phone) because the tours will already be scheduled at certain times and in certain languages (which... More
24 July 2018|
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Response from swaminathan i | Reviewed this property |
They should be able to go on the vineyard+cellar tour.Please send email AJ ahead of time. She will get back to you asap. At wine tasting time, your youngsters will probably swirl water in the wine glass!!
22 July 2018|
Response from fionnuala68 | Reviewed this property |
Hi , contact the chateau directly as I am just a tourist and I have no idea what the bookings are like for that period. Send an email they have excellent English and will reply swiftly. It's a great visit I know your group... More