Château de Gizeux

The largest private residence of the Angevine Touraine

The stronghold of the Bellay family for 350 years, this castle is classified as a historical monument. It was built between the 14th and 18th centuries and has retained all its imposing presence and majesty. Come and discover the history of Gizeux and the families who shaped the history of the castle. Browse its painted galleries, lounges, kitchen, stables, and park. Enjoy the calm of this exceptional place, within an enchanting natural park.

Accommodation and rates

Our rooms in the castle

  • 5 rooms with private showers and wc
  • 1 suite for 4 people comprising 2 bedrooms and 1 shower room and private wc
  • 1 room accessible for disabled persons
  • 1 flat for 6 people

Prices

  • Double bedrooms : from €145 to €195
  • Suite : €250

    Additional bed : €25
    Breakfast included

Our gites and furnished in outbuildings

  • The apartment-gite "Contades" is located in a wing of the castle, not in an outbuilding. It includes 2 bedrooms (each with its own bathroom), a very large living room and a dining room with wood paneling and parquet. The decoration combines antique furniture and comfortable sofas, for a timeless stay (1 sofa bed and a child's bed can accommodate up to 7 people).

Prices

From €1400 to €2100 per week

Host tables

  • Good table of seasonal family cooking: possibility of dinner at the castle on reservation (except on Sunday evening), 1 bottle of vine and coffee included.
  • Breakfast is served in the dining room or in your bedroom.

Prices

€42/adult, €15/child

Activities

Leisure on site

  • Hunting with hounds,
  • Walking,
  • Outdoor heated swimming pool,
  • Guided tour of the Château
  • Depending on summer scheduling: children's events

Leisure nearby

  • Tennis in the village,
  • 18-hole golf course (18 km away),
  • Châteaux de Langeais, Villandry, Azay-le-Rideau, Saumur, Fontevrault Abbey, Champchevrier, Le Lude. Wineries and vineyards of Bourgueil and Saint-Nicolas-de-Bourgueil, Chinon, Saumur

To know

  • Capacity over 10 persons
  • Handicap access
  • Open all year
  • Payment by credit card
  • Swimming pool
  • Table d'hôtes
  • Welcoming families
  • WIFI
  • Direct booking free of charge: Yes
  • Breakfast included: Yes
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Expériences à vivre au château

A castle that loves families !

In Gizeux, we are happy to welcome you and your children. To live the life of princesses and knights, we offer them disguises and a treasure hunt in the park. The animals (chickens, cows, sheep, dogs and cats) will be delighted to show them their living environment ! School vacations ? A visit to the castle and workshops are designed to delight them. Equipment (cot, high chair, extra bed for children /25€) are available to make your family stay as relaxed as possible.

Romantic getaway

Share a special moment with your partner in an exceptional setting. You will be welcomed in one of our guest rooms, of your choice! A bottle of champagne and a bouquet of flowers will await you. Continue your evening with a candlelight dinner in one of our private rooms. After a pleasant night at the castle, you can enjoy a full quality breakfast, served in your room or in the lounge, as well as a free guided tour of the castle. From €325

A wine break in Touraine

The Château de Gizeux is located 15 minutes from the vineyards of Saint-Nicolas-de-Bourgueil, what a great opportunity to discover this vineyard! We organize for you a visit and tasting at a wine grower (AOC Bourgueil, Saint Nicolas de Bourgueil or Chinon). Back at the château, a bottle of AOC Saint-Nicolas de Bourgueil wine "Cuvée du Château de Gizeux" will be waiting for you in your room. In the evening, a candlelight dinner is served at individual tables, after a welcome drink with Madame de Laffon. The next morning, enjoy breakfast in your room or in the lounge, and a guided tour of the castle. From €300

An invitation to relax ...

Looking for a relaxing moment out of time? We welcome you in the room of your choice. Let your mind wander during a professional massage (one hour or two 45-minute treatments). After a welcome drink with Madame de Laffon, enjoy dinner for two at an individual table. In the morning, breakfast is served in your room or in the lounge. A guided tour of the castle completes your stay. From €390

Location

  • From Angers, Saumur take the A85, exit n° 4 Bourgueil, go through or round Bourgueil via the D749, get back onto the D35, take the D749, Gizeux is 12km from Bourgueil. From Tours, take the A85, exit n° 7 Langeais, go to Langeais, take the D15 via La Rouchouze, Les Essards, Continvoir, Gizeux is 18 km away from Langeais. From Paris, Le Mans, take the A28, Château du Loir exit, go through Château du Loir, take the D10 which becomes the D35 in Indre-et-Loire. At Château-la-Vallière take the D749, go through Chanay, Rillé, Gizeux is 18 km from Château-la-Vallière. Michelin map N° 64.