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    Chateau de Tennessus

    79350 Amailloux, France
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    • Excellent85%
    • Very good10%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    30 Apr 2016
    “Stunning!”
    12 Apr 2016
    “Medieval splendour!”
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    1 - 5 of 30 reviews

    Reviewed 30 April 2016

    I had wanted to stay in this castle for more than 20 years, and the reality surpassed my expectations. The imagination, detail, finesse, artistry, style, historical accuracy of the rooms - simply breathtaking. Nicholas and Philippa have amazing energy and their vision has been 26...More

    1  Thank Gregory394
    Response from tennessus, Owner at Chateau de TennessusResponded 28 July 2016

    Thank you very much for takig the time to post this comment. I am delighted that with all those expectations building up to your visit you were not disappointed. Please don't leave it quite so long next time! Yours, Philippa.

    Reviewed 12 April 2016

    We have stayed at Tennessus a few times over the years, and the owners have turned this remarkable 13th century castle in to a superb place to stay. Totally authentic, yet warm, comfortable and homely. Live like a king and queen for a day or...More

    Thank MrRoutemaster
    Response from tennessus, Owner at Chateau de TennessusResponded 16 May 2016

    Thank you so much for this warm and appreciative review of your stay at Tennessus..... I feel very proud! It was a pleasure to welcome you here again and I do hope you will return before too long. Philippa

    Reviewed 26 December 2015

    Spent one night at the chateau and wish we could have spent more. The hosts went above and beyond to make our stay as comfortable as possible. We had plans to get up early and check out, but changed those plans to allow more time....More

    2  Thank 164JohnG164
    Response from tennessus, Owner at Chateau de TennessusResponded 18 February 2016

    Thank you very much for this kind review of your stay at Tennessus. I was absolutely delighted that you were able to spend a little more time here than you had anticipated, its the best reward for all those years spent trying to make the...More

    Reviewed 13 October 2015

    Totally worth the side trip. What a fun place to sleep in - it's a legit medieval castle with a moat!! The entire place it well decorated and the rooms were great. The hosts were out of town but a friend met us and served...More

    2  Thank traveler2757
    Response from tennessus, Owner at Chateau de TennessusResponded 3 November 2015

    Hi, I am very glad that you enjoyed your stay so much. It was great fun for me too and I hope you will come back. Yours, Philippa

    Reviewed 15 August 2015

    Unbelievable experience. So much work has gone into re-building this old Chateau and the atmosphere is well worth it. Breakfast was special for the food and experience, the gluten free bread (thank you Philippa) was excellent. One of the highlights of our holiday, a must...More

    1  Thank ctudge
    Response from tennessus, Owner at Chateau de TennessusResponded 2 November 2015

    Thank you for your very pleasant comment on your stay here. An thank you for your recommendations as it helps people to decide which room to choose. Yours, Philippa

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Price range
    • US$153 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
    • Location
    • France >
    • Nouvelle-Aquitaine >
    • Deux-Sevres >
    • Amailloux
    • Also Known As
    • Chateau De Tennessus France/Amailloux, Poitou-Charentes
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    Room Tips
    "All are spectacular, in particular the King and the Knight."
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    "All the rooms are different, so check the website or ask the owners"
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    "See if you can get the top room, King's room (?)"
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    "All bedrooms require a climb up narrow stairways, but that's fun."
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