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the garden is the highlight!

Even the approach to this chateau is satisfying, it sits on an outcrop high above its splendid... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2016
John P
Melbourne, Australia
Stunning terraced gardens

Predominantly redbrick châteaux has a faded grandeur. Of particular note are the dramatic high... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2016
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9 Jul 2018
“wonderful castle really beautiful to stop by and see the beautiful Gardens,”
4 Sep 2017
“Great chateau to visit (watch for opening times)”
Launey | Sacy, 61570 Saint-Christophe-le-Jajolet, France
+33 2 33 35 32 66
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

wonderful castle really beautiful to stop by and see the beautiful Gardens, worth to stop by and enjoy the visit

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Samir A
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We visit this area of France regularly but we have never been here. We did visit it once before but it was shut! This time we were able to drive up the drive and waited outside until it was due to open at 2pm. At...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank philrbruce
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Friday afternoon and saw a coach and a few cars in the car park. We then walked up to the main reception to see a nice clear 'ouvert' sign on the front door to find the door locked. I peered through...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank plasticeddie
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Even the approach to this chateau is satisfying, it sits on an outcrop high above its splendid formal garden. The best view is from the windows of the chateau itself though walking down into the garden itself is a pleasure. Inside the chateau is not...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank John P
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Château de Sassy, built of brick and stone, is the eighteenth century classical-style mansion. There are library, old furniture and tapestries inside, but the most magical, fairylike and unforgettable thing here is the garden with notched hedges and flowerbeds.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Dalmik
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We arrived just as it opened and were the only ones there. We were told there would be a guided tour in 10 minutes so we went to look at the formal gardens. They are very beautiful especially as it had been so hot and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank swift-simba
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We visited this beautiful Château today, in the middle of a summers day. We arrived at 11.30am (Unsure of opening hours as the website is a little scanty in detail) and there was not another car in the carpark! An "ouvert" sign in the main...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank NickyNurse
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Predominantly redbrick châteaux has a faded grandeur. Of particular note are the dramatic high terraces which lead down to the formal gardens many feet below. When we were visited we were the only visitors and given a private tour which made it all the more...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank barkei46
Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

While touring the Normandy area with my husband we trekked out to visit some chateaus, one of which was Sassy. It was a short distance from Chateau Carrouges and according to their hours it should have been accessible from 3:00-6:00 pm. Well, we found the...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank SharCaff
Reviewed 13 September 2012

We enjoyed our visit to Chateau Sassy on 13th September 2012. We paid for a guided tour and were fortunate to have a guide to ourselves who showed us the rooms set aside for visitors. In particular we saw the room where Queen Elizabeth 2nd...More

Date of experience: September 2012
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