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Chateau du Lude

Rue Jehan de Daillon, 72800 Le Lude, France
+33 2 43 94 60 09
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A Birthday treat

A good afternoon visit. The staff are friendly (and speak English!) and the château and gardens... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ian H
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Pays de la Loire, France
Disappointed

Paid to go into chateau and gardens. The gardens were beautiful but we were very disappointed that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Maureen H
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good49%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“loire valley” (3 reviews)
“the kitchen” (5 reviews)
“dining room” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
LOCATION
Rue Jehan de Daillon, 72800 Le Lude, France
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+33 2 43 94 60 09
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A good afternoon visit. The staff are friendly (and speak English!) and the château and gardens beautiful.

Thank Ian H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Paid to go into chateau and gardens. The gardens were beautiful but we were very disappointed that only a few rooms in the chateau were accessible to the public, all on the ground floor. A shame really because we had allowed an hour to tour...More

Thank Maureen H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely, lived in Chateau, in the centre of town, so very accessible, well worth visit if you are in the area, with nice grounds that extend to the river

Thank jjpb692018
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Reviewed June 25, 2018

We were driving by and the manager of our B&B suggested we go give this a,look, and I'm glad he did. This is not,the most famous chateau or castle in France, not by a long shot, but it is architecturally interesting and the site near...More

Thank Kenpasha
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Reviewed June 22, 2018

The Chateau was not on our list, but it turned out to be a very lovely castle. beautiful rose garden. Two mazes for kids. Inside you can see the photos from the people used to live there or their visit, which make it more real...More

2  Thank Xiaowen C
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

The grounds of the castle had been taken over for a gardening event, and the castle itself was largely closed. We spent a pleasant couple of hours in the grounds, saw the formal garden and the maze, had an ice cream, and then left just...More

1  Thank Robin S
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Reviewed June 17, 2018

Having visited the stunning gardens of the Chateaux at Villandry & Chaumont-Sur-Loire as well as the smaller but utterly delightful Jardins De Roquelin we decided to visit the gardens at Chateau Du Lude because they were listed on a map of the Chateaux of the...More

Thank Jenny T
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Reviewed June 8, 2018

Loved the gardens and grounds. Well worth a visit for them alone. The interior of the chateau was indeed spectacular, beautifully maintained and full of historical interest

Thank colemanc778
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Reviewed October 1, 2017

Slightly disappointed with this Chateau, was expecting something much grander, and at the time of our visit, two of the public rooms were not open. (Music room and dining room)so it was quite a short tour inside the house. Considering the small size of the...More

Thank Unit623
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Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

Lovely Chateau and grounds are on the river Le Lude. Unfortunately inside tours are only in french. But still this is a must see.

Thank jefr805
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