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Are you searching for high-quality historic apartments for short-term lets in a real French chateau at very reasonable prices? Then look no further. The Chateau des Sablons in the famous wine-making village of Bourgueil in the Loire Valley is for you.
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Our family of four (daughters 9 and 5) had a lovely relaxed stay here. The chateau is very attractive and nicely furnished and the pool and gardens were a lovely refuge after a hard day traipsing around chateaux.
Bourgueil is a nice village with good...More
After making our reservations online with Chateau des Sablons, our confirmation was sent in the form of a subsequent e-mail containing a 20 page Word document titled "The Concierge Book". The title is misleading, because it's real purpose is to lay down the rules, or...More
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Response from HistoricRentals, Owner at Chateau des SablonsResponded 29 March 2014
We were not amused by this guest. Either the owners or the manager meet every guest. The guest tells us when they will arrive and we arrange to be there for them. These guests arrived 4 1/2 hours late, without calling or notifying us. Next...More
We had one of the 1 bedroom vineyard suites and it was spacious and comfortable - super king sized bed, good shower, well-equipped kitchen with quality appliances; could have done with a few more saucepans though. But the Big Downside which we should have spotted...More
The Chateau des Sablons offered our family of 6 a perfect location to experience a special part of France, the Loire Valley. Our hosts Jean-Pierre & George were friendly, attentive and supportive; going over and beyond to offer assistance when we experienced a minor accident...More
Château des Sablons is a beautiful 18th century château with a white stone façade. It is ideally situated on the edge of the medieval market town of Bourgueil which is amidst some the greatest castles in the heart of the Loire Valley. The château is perfect for experiencing old-world charm and modern-day activities.
Response from HistoricRentals | Property representative |
The easiest way is to take the TGV high speed train from Paris' Montparnasse train station to Tours or St Pierre des Corps, a suburb of Tours, and then rent a car. The TGV takes about an hour and then the drive to the... More
The easiest way is to take the TGV high speed train from Paris' Montparnasse train station to Tours or St Pierre des Corps, a suburb of Tours, and then rent a car. The TGV takes about an hour and then the drive to the Chateau takes about 50 minutes.
You can also take a TGV into Tours and then connect to a local train to Port Boulet, which is the nearest train station.
If you leave Paris around 12:15 p.m., with the connection you get to Port Boulet in less than two hours.
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