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“Third visit”

Chateau des Aventuriers
Ranked #1 of 2 things to do in Avrille
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: A unique family leisure park for all generations : quizz trail, investigation trail with a tablet, discovery trail in the forest, visit of the castle, trails for "little ones", inflatables and games of skill... whatever your age, there's an adventure for you ! From dinosaurs to present time, come and find out about history and have fun !
Useful Information: Wheelchair access, Bathroom facilities, Activities for young children, Activities for older children
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43 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Third visit”
Reviewed 19 August 2013

Limited in this area on things to do on cloudy days when you have the grandchildren along. So third visit to the Chateau. 41 Euros entrance for 2 adults and 2 children. Once inside the main attraction is a Pirate Trail. The children follow a trail working out clues along the way. This is our first visit during the main holiday season and would not go again at this time of year. It was very busy with up to 10/12 families at each clue. This meant quite long waits and hearing someone shout the answer before trying it out ourselves. If we had been early it may have been better but as the afternoon wore on it got worse. However it is entertaining for the children (6 & 9 year olds). We all had an Ice Cream at the end but these were 50% again on the prices in the towns and drinks pricey too so bring your own drinks and a picnic as nice grounds to relax in.
Would recommend to visit out of season or early in the day but if not be prepared to meet all the other families in this area looking to entertain the children.

Visited July 2013
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4 Thank Chris O
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Chateau-Aventuriers, Responsable relations clients at Chateau des Aventuriers, responded to this review, 28 August 2013
Thank you for your opinion.
During the "Fête des Pirates", the days very festive and appreciated by more and more persons, it is effectively necessary to centre its visit on the festivities. And take advantage of the end of day on trails.
Our price lists consumptions are more raised than in town and in the street but answer a price practised generally on all the important touristic sites.
You can nevertheless bring your own drinks and picnic, numerous tables are at your disposal.
With pleasure to see again you for the fourth visit? Many novelties planned for the next year and the following ones.
Best Regards,
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Central England
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“Excellent day out for kids”
Reviewed 14 August 2013

Had a great day, the pirate trail was so well thought out and at every turn we were in awe of how well it had been brought together. Take a picnic as the queue for the food was quite long! you can go back out to your car to get it! If only some of the other stately houses could take on this idea of entertaining the kids in such a complete way! Well done!!

Visited August 2013
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Chateau-Aventuriers, Responsable relations clients at Chateau des Aventuriers, responded to this review, 20 August 2013
Thank you very much!
See you again soon,
Best Regards,
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“bring a picnic,good for kids”
Reviewed 8 August 2013

This is a good attraction. Our four year old was engaged throughout on both the pirate trail and an excellent discover the World attraction (best for under 7s). We advise that you bring a picnic. The Chateau itself is nothing special, the gardens are excellent.

Visited August 2013
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Chateau-Aventuriers, Responsable relations clients at Chateau des Aventuriers, responded to this review, 20 August 2013
Thank you,
See you again next year...in the Château with new surprises..... ;-)
Regards,
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Cork, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Great Place”
Reviewed 25 July 2013

Excellent way to get exercise and have fun at the same time. The pirates trail is really good fun and the kids were very keen to solve the clues. We could have returned to do some of the other trails but the weather was too hot !!!

Visited July 2013
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Chateau-Aventuriers, Responsable relations clients at Chateau des Aventuriers, responded to this review, 30 July 2013
Thank you very much !
See you again,
Regards,
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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“Pirate Hunting in the rain”
Reviewed 22 July 2013

Back to basics, really well thought out, multi stage treasure hunt around the grounds of the Chateau. Despite the rain, it kept two highly energetic 4 year old boys entertained for a few hours and almost wore them out.

Would be great to visit again, in better weather, have a picnic and enjoy the separate Dinosaur trail.

Visited June 2013
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Chateau-Aventuriers, Responsable relations clients at Chateau des Aventuriers, responded to this review, 24 July 2013
Thank you very much for your opinion.
We would be happy to see you again in the Château des Aventuriers.
See you soon and hello to your 2 little boys.
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