Large Dordogne chateau to let for gatherings - AD006608

1km from Saint-Martin-de-Riberac, Dordogne, Aquitaine Reference: AD006608 Advertiser since: 2 October 2018
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Chateau Des Etoiles Self Catering Saturday 8 12 5 3 cots

About this property

Chateau Des Etoiles, Chef & Maid Service, Pool. This chateau is in a rural setting.

This historic Chateau is situated in Les Gerauds, 5 mins from the local town of Riberac with its, shops, restaurants and bars.
It has an enclosed salt water pool with gate and the property is surrounded by a stone wall with electric security gates.
The gardens have been landscaped beautifully with plenty of lawn space to sunbathe and kick a ball around. Our internet site chateaudesetoiles

There is a sandy beach 15 mins away at La Jamaye!

The Chateau has 8 bedrooms and can be rented either with 6 bedrooms or 8 bedrooms depending on the amount of guests arriving. 4 of the double bedrooms are ensuite with a further bathroom servicing the other 4 bedrooms with single beds. Two of the ensuite rooms have King size beds. Please note the price has been quoted for 12 guests but the property can sleep up to 16 guests. The price quoted will increase per additional guest over 12 guests by £350 per week.

The price includes the wonderful services of the Chef and Maid who are there to ensure that you and your family/friends have nothing to do except relax and enjoy their holiday. No daily chores to deal with as all shopping, prepping and cooking of food is handled by the staff upon your instructions and served to your timetable. The food costs are reimbursed at the end of the week against receipts and therefore it costs no more than self catering except you do not have to do the work! Chef can prepare all sorts of dishes from very simple to elaborate. Children's food can be prepared separately and baby food is fresh and homemade as are the mouth watering desserts. We can even supply a delicious birthday cake if required.

There are numerous toys, videos, a large flat screen tv, wi-fi puzzles and soft toys for the children.
Within the grounds you will find a trampoline, swings and other toys.

If you are interested in renting the property for a wedding please contact us or look at our site chateaudesetoiles.



Kitchen and dining

The kitchen with breakfast room is fully equipped with plenty of seating space.

Living rooms

There are two living rooms.
One large grand sitting room perfect for adults and the other with a flat screen TV, toys is perfect for the children.


4 En suite bedrooms with antique furniture, two with four poster queen sized beds the other two with double beds.

4 Further bedrooms with single beds, two of which have 3 single beds. 3 wooden cots are available.


4 double bedrooms have bathrooms.

One bathroom has a bath, one with a bath/shower and two with a walk in shower.

The 5 bathroom has a large bath perfect for washing children including a changing table, potty and step for toddlers to access the sink.


Heating is available and is charged separately if required. £100 a day.


WiFi, Play Station, Videos, Netflix, toys, games, trampoline, table tennis, swings etc.

Canoeing is 5 mins away as is horse riding, tennis, night/day markets, brocantes and plenty to see and do.

Garden and outside

The gardens that surround the Chateau are simply delightful.
All landscaped with large areas of lawns perfect for the little ones to play in. A children's paradise of large pathways with herbaceous borders, laurel maze, woodland etc.

Parking and garages

Private parking on the property with security gates.

Visitor suitability

This property is not suited to wheel chairs.

Information about any additional facilities

Staff are able to help arrange and book restaurants, site seeing, canoeing trips etc. They are to hand for emergencies etc.


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Meals

  • Private pool


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Riberac
Distance: 1 km


Family activities


Name and address of nearest golf course: Perigueux
Distance: 15 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Riberac
Distance: 1 km



Name/number of nearest marked trail: La Jamaye beach and nature park


Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: St Emilion, Bergerac
Distance: 25 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mr Henry Visconti

I have owned the Chateau for 14 years.

Owner's website
Year property purchased 2004
Why this location? I chose this location because it has plenty to offer from wine tasting, brocantes, food markets, sports, horseriding, canoeing, site seeing etc.
Unique benefits of property The unique benefits of this property is that it has a rural setting but only 10 mins from the local town of Riberac.

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Places Of Interest

Restaurants in town are Le Chabrot, Le Citronnier et L'Escapade. Bar Le Colonnes which in the summer months has live music. Riberac has it's market every Friday morning.

Places to visit are the beach at La Jamaye and nature reserve, St Emilion, Bergerac, Perigueux, Brantome, Bordeilles, Aubeterre, St Auylaye etc. Plenty of historic sites and wine tours to be explored.

In the area you have horse riding, canoeing, tree climbing, cycling etc.