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Chateau de Brissac

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Well worth a visit

We had a lovely visit, amazing chateaux with beautiful grounds. Limited opening hours and you have... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Beclamed
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Cowes, United Kingdom
Marvellous chateau!

What drew us to this castle in the first place was the story of the "Green Lady" that apparently... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
RWietlisbach
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Kawasaki, Japan
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Brissac is among the most impressive of all the Loire Valley Castles ! It is nicknamed " The Giant of the Loire Valley" !! And it is the home of the 13th duke of Brissac. It treasures inside a beautiful collection of ancient paintings and fine...more
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Rue Louis Moron, 49320 Brissac-Quince, Brissac Loire Aubance, France
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All reviews guided tour well worth a visit loire valley wine tasting beautiful castle coffee shop french guide quiche english speaking tour well worth the money nice visit guide sheet young children wonderful place live here his mother informed guide
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

We had a lovely visit, amazing chateaux with beautiful grounds. Limited opening hours and you have to have a guide. The tour was mostly in French.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Charles-André d, Propriétaire at Chateau de Brissac, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2018

Thank you so much for your commentary with best regards Charles-André et Larissa de Brissac

Reviewed 23 October 2018

What drew us to this castle in the first place was the story of the "Green Lady" that apparently haunts the place. What we got to see in the end was a superb lived-in castle with exquisite furnishings set in vast grounds, and a 90-minute...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

What a boring tour couldn’t wait for it to finish , was shocked by how little we seen , the room where the wedding dress is looked like it’s never seen a hoover the carpet and dress was filthy was very disappointed with tour

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Yes, the name Brissac rang a bell, as I am French. But I never heard about that castle before to be honest. As the leaflet looked very nice and it was mentioned to be “the highest castle in France”, I thought, let’s go ! Well,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Charles-André d, Propriétaire at Chateau de Brissac, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Thank you so much Claire Alan for the nice commentary ! I'm glad to know that your two kiddies appreciated the house We take a lot of Ideas through English Houses, and my wife being a former dancer from the Royal Opera House we are...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

So glad we visited. Wish we had waited and eaten in their little cafe. Stunning chateau and good rose wine

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

The Chateau is a French family's home so the tour of it is done with a guide - in English and French - who is very knowledgeable. It takes about an hour and 15 minutes and finishes with a visit to their wine cellars where...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mike A
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Visited here en-route to Vendee. The Chateau is only viewed by guided tour, we missed the English speaking tour so the staff allowed us to call on the way back the following week and do the tour. Gardens are nicely landscaped and give lovely views...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Charles-André d, Propriétaire at Chateau de Brissac, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Thank you so much for your very king commentary Charles-André et Larissa de Brissac

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Looked around the chateau v cheap to visit only few rooms open but worth the effort. Nice cafe to grab a coffee. Lovely building.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Charles-André d, Propriétaire at Chateau de Brissac, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Thank you so much for your appreciation of Brissac Shazwig Marquis et Marquise Brissac

Reviewed 17 August 2018

Lovely walks around this beautiful castle, apparently the highest of Europe. You can also visit the caves where they sell wine, and the castle which has furniture and family history. Cheap entrance and if you have children they can run at their leisure in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

We had a wonderful stay at Chateau de Brissac in April 2018. We were personally (and warmly) welcomed by the marquis, who lives with his family at the chateau. This beautiful chateau has been in his family for 500 years, and he was quite knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Charles-André d, Propriétaire at Chateau de Brissac, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018
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Very Sweet of you dear Anna !! Thank you Charles-André et Larissa de Brissac

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Good afternoon, You can come to visit the Château de Brissac from Angers by the bus Anjoubus line 5 from Angers to Montreuil-Bellay with different stops in Brissac-Quincé. The closest stop is 24 rue Louis Moron. Best... More
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