We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Manoir de Ponsay

Booking.comUS$67*
View Deal
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Lock in the lowest price from our partners
View Deal
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Professional photos
Manoir de Ponsay
View Map
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review

58 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 27: English reviews
Start your review of Manoir de Ponsay
 Click to rate
Bristol
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We booked our stay after reading the Sawday's guide review. On arrival, following the useful map provided, we were greeted by Laurent the owner whose family has owned the Manoir since 1644. It is a lovely old building, well maintained. Our room, over the front entrance, was spacious and comfortable with a great view over parkland, an excellent shower a...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank alpinahed
SW Herts
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

This was a stopover en route further south. Satnav took us to the wrong (nearby) location but on arrival the owner reminded me that he had advised me to download driving instructions! The Manoir is extremely imposing with wonderful sweeping views of the countryside. The room was spacious and clean with antique furniture in keeping with its style. Even the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Tom_Traveller_7
A TripAdvisor Member
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived on our first night of a long trip through France having not made a reservation. Wow basically. Beautiful historic building. I slept in the same room as Louis XI. Warm welcome, wonderful food...something special that will be remembered for ever.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Leicestershire
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We booked our room here as part of our 2 day trip to Puy du Fou and what a great idea this was! The perfect antidote to the noise and energy of the park we loved the room and atmosphere of the Manoir, fantastic breakfast thanks and we will be back!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank kazcureton
Lancaster
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

We arrived on bicycles and were warmly welcomed by our hosts into their home, which is a large manor house, in the middle of rolling countryside. They offer an aperitif, followed by a delightful four course table d'hote, (which must be pre-booked) including wine, at a modest cost of 33€). Everything is home-cooked, and it must be pointed out that...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Bootess
Frimley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

We were looking for some accommodation close to Puy Du Fou. What a find ! Superb guest house that is steeped in history. Laurent & Aurelia made us feel really welcome and nothing was too much trouble. We had pre-booked dinner for our first evening. A fantastic four courses of real home cooked food. Local ingredients and many from the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jdm30uk
Belfast
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Stayed here in autumn & can't wait to go back. A lovely old Manoir with extremely friendly hosts. Had dinner and thoroughly enjoyed it. Laurent joined us for pre dinner drink and was very informative of the local area. Room was spacious, comfortable with antique furniture. Best shower of any I have come across. Breakfast was splendid. fresh juice, croissants,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank DustyBelfast
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2015

It is not easy to find because neither the signposts nor the house map provided are very accurate ! But worth persisting. The Manoir is impressive as is the outlook. Rooms are clean and comfortable and our room had one of the best showers i have met in France ! The highlight for us ( three ) was the dinner....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Baywatch2014
Berkeley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Impressive building from the 14 hundreds, inside and out. Nice little pool. Our hosts were very welcoming also. Stayed just on night, but ideal for exploring the area around Chantonnay. WiFi is a bit hit and miss, mainly due to the 6ft thick walls, but its a small inconvenience. Would recommend.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Seven_Hire
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Located 10 minutes drive from Chantonnay is this beautiful manor. As mentioned by everyone Laurent and Aurelia are the best of hosts. Breakfast is a feast set for kings, sadly we didn't get the chance for 4 course dinner as our stay was primarily for a wedding and we were addicted to French cheese and charcuterie. The pool is amazing,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Nathan C

29 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (29)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (6)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Other (16)
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Chantonnay
4.7 km away
Le Moulin Neuf
Le Moulin Neuf
#1 of 2 in Chantonnay
165 reviews
23.0 km away
Ibis Les Herbiers
Ibis Les Herbiers
#1 of 5 in Les Herbiers
268 reviews
20.6 km away
Chateau de la Flocelliere
Chateau de la Flocelliere
#1 of 1 in La Flocelliere
118 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.7 km away
Le Logis Des Chouans
Le Logis Des Chouans
#2 of 2 in Chantonnay
26 reviews
8.8 km away
Chateau de Belle-Vue
Chateau de Belle-Vue
#1 of 1 in Sainte-Cecile
31 reviews
28.3 km away
Aux 4 Cornes
Aux 4 Cornes
#1 of 5 in Fontenay-le-Comte
92 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Pool
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Manoir de Ponsay

Address: St-Mars des Pres, 85110 Chantonnay, France
Region: France > Pays de la Loire > Vendee > Chantonnay
Price Range: RM313 - RM853 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline and Booking.com so you can book your Manoir de Ponsay reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Manoir de Ponsay staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Manoir de Ponsay staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Great views and breakfast”
kazcureton, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Hire a car! Have breakfast and dinner at the manor!”
NathanC355, 26 Jul 2015 | Read review
“we were in a superior room which was beautifully decorated with lovely views. very comfortable.”
39estherh, 1 May 2015 | Read review
“Rooms at the front of the house have a lovely view over the countryside.”
gallopingranny, 25 Sep 2014 | Read review
“The chateau is in a peaceful beautiful setting.”
383TimB, 14 Jun 2013 | Read review
5 of 5
Booking.com
US$67* /night
View Deal
TripAdvisorUS$67
PricelineUS$67
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates