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Chateau de Roquetaillade

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Amazing tour in a beautifully place

We have had an amazing tour of the park and both the Old and the New Chateau! Incredibly... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Michael v
via mobile
An incredible survivor and a super visit!

Imagine living in a castle built in the age of Edward 1, like the ring of castles he built in North... read more

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Reviewed 28 August 2018
Chester, United Kingdom
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“river cruise”(11 reviews)
The two fortresses of Roquetaillade are a masterpiece in Aquitaine, South West France and the site is one of the most popular in the region (30 minutes from Bordeaux, in the borders of the Graves and Sauternes region). The castle has been lived in...more
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| Roquetaillade, 33210 Mazeres, France
+33 5 56 76 14 16
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have had an amazing tour of the park and both the Old and the New Chateau! Incredibly interesting and beautiful! The guide was charming and very professional! I recommend to visit Roquetaillade to anyone who goes to the south West of France! Thank you...More

1  Thank Michael v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The castle is a perfect building from the outside. Take great pictures from all angles. The tour started at 3pm or 4pm. The guide was an elderly lady who did not speak English and treated us if we were not there. The group of about...More

1  Thank Neil W
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Imagine living in a castle built in the age of Edward 1, like the ring of castles he built in North Wales at Conwy, Caernarfon etc! On site are the remains of an earlier castle as well as the 10th Chapel of St. Michel, the...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2018

4 of us visited the Chateau in a guided tour, with Sebastian as our guide. Everything was excellent and we had a substantial history, architecture and cultural lesson. I would certainly request Sebastian.

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seb D, Gérant at Chateau de Roquetaillade, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

This amazing historic monument is still occupied and maintained by the ancestors of the same family since 1306! Our guide was very knowledgeable being that his family inhabits this medieval chateau! The grounds are well maintained and the chapel beautiful in its art work. We...More

Thank Suzy C
Reviewed 10 July 2018

As one of the land excursions of our river cruise, the castle and chapel were beautiful in the Bordeaux setting. The tour guide happened to be the owner, whose family has lived in the castle for over 700 years. He was very informative and passionate...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Beautiful castle and tour fully brought to life with historic tales by our guide. Lovely chapel, grounds and views.

1  Thank Fran39_12
Reviewed 2 June 2018

The guided tour is superb. What a beautiful location, and near the Medieval town of Bazas, which is also not to be missed! A fantastic day trip if you're staying in Bordeaux. The Chateau owns nearly 400 hectares of land and also produces an outstanding...More

2  Thank Samuel H
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

I came away for work and on one of the excursions was to the chateau Roquetaillade, the reception from the count was amazing the tour around the castle was second to nun, I would highly recommend making a visit to the castle!

Thank danlevy1988
Reviewed 28 May 2018

The castle and the grounds great. If you are in the area don't miss it. We toured as part of our Scenic river cruise. While we were touring this historic castle we saw they were making a movie. There were actors dressed in period clothes...More

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