Château du Vau

Vast sixteenth and eighteenth century family property is surrounded by beautiful grounds covering 110 hectares.

At the gates of Tours, the Château du Vau is a vast sixteenth and eighteenth century family property next to the Golf de Touraine. The Château is surrounded by beautiful grounds covering 110 hectares, the home of grazing sheep and horses. You will love the charm of its lovely guest rooms, still inhabited by family mementoes, the friendliness of a sincere welcome and the pleasure of a bucolic stay.

Accommodation and rates

Our rooms in the castle

5 bedrooms with their own bathroom and wc, including 2 suites for 3 and 4 persons.


Several restaurants nearby. Table d'hôtes, bookings only.


Leisure on site

  • walks in the grounds (woods and ponds)
  • visit at the Ferme du château (foie gras)
  • heatedswimming pool, hoot-air ballooning.

Leisure nearby

  • Golf de Touraine (18 hole golf course) 200 m away, horse-riding (2 km), squash, fitness club (3 km)
  • Château and gardens of Villandry (6 km), Château de Saché (10 km), Gardens of the Prieuré de St Cosmes (10 km), Châteaux Azay-le-Rideau and Langeais (15 km), Tours (13 km).

To know

  • Helipad
  • Open all year
  • Payment by credit card
  • Seminar room
  • Swimming pool
  • WIFI
Expériences à vivre au château

Discover the neighbouring Loire Valley castles

Many of the most famous Loire Valley castles are just a few miles away from Château du Vau: Villandry, Azay le Rideau, Langeais, Ussé, Chinon... A little further away are Chenonceau, Amboise, Leonardo Da Vinci's Clos-Lucé. We'll help you organise the perfect circuit, depending on your mood, energy, curiosity.

Midsummer dream in the manor house

Wake up to singing birds, walk around the park in the morning dew, laze around the swimming pool with a good book, enjoy a cool wine for apértif in the shadow of a cedar tree, watch the stars before you go to sleep...

Play at the Golf de Touraine

Golf de Touraine is located just accross from Château du Vau. It has a magnificient 18-holes course, a great charm. il propose à un parcours exceptionnel de 18 trous. Un charme fou! Come back easily to our Château and unwind by the pool..


  • A10 motorway, exit n° 24, ring road (Chinon direction) then A85 motorway (Chinon direction), first exit 10 (Ballan-Miré). Follow signposts from roundabout. From Tours, Chinon direction via the D751. At the roundabout on the outskirts of Ballan-Miré, before the level crossing, follow the signposts.

  • Michelin map N° 64, fold N° 14.GPS : N 47.33714° / E 000.58501°