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Gardens of the Chateau de la Bourdaisiere

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Cosy and charming

Beautiful place with amazing garden and forest. Cosy and charming atmosphere. Rooms are really... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Garden of tomato varieties

Another chateau on the Loire, well it is above the Cher just before it joins the Loire. This... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
JohnR R
London, United Kingdom
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25 rue de la Bourdaisiere, 37270 Montlouis-sur-Loire, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wanted to go see some of the very well known castles within the Loire Valley, but due to difficulty in getting to them, we were unable to see them. I did lots of research to find other castles that we could go visit that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank maddif247
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We stayed at the château for some days. In the first day we visited the gardens, with the tomato plantings, the many trees and natural spaces. The whole is very nice, well kept, and this makes the château a very nice place to visit. Worth...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank carlosmp
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Beautiful place with amazing garden and forest. Cosy and charming atmosphere. Rooms are really cute. Great salon with the typical fire place. Excellent breakfast and very professional and nice service.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Richard_01_2016
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Early in the season but the chef was still keen to show us the garden and help us explore and appreciate various varieties in the garden. Our daughters were lucky enough to feed a 2 week old lamb!! Delicious fresh soup, salad and bruschetta for...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Clinton A
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Another chateau on the Loire, well it is above the Cher just before it joins the Loire. This chateau boasts a collection of tomato varieties unique in France and perhaps Europe. Many of them were growing in the garden and displaying fruits of different sizes...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank JohnR R
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

This chateau has several functions - as a hotel, with tennis courts, a swimming pool and pleasant gardens; as a garden attraction in its own right; a showcase for a training school in growing tomatoes, of which there are apparently 700 different varieties; and lastly...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank chrisgA8394HP
Reviewed 11 August 2017

The gardens at Chateau de la Bourdaisiere contain over 400 varieties of tomatoes along with several varieties of basil, lettuce and a multitude of vegetables and herbs. The old stone garden walls are covered with pear trees on one side and vines on the other....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 503aine
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Wonderful to walk around and experience the gardens and the woods. Many variety of tomatoes and other vegetables. You can reserve a lunch in the gardens where all teh food comes from the farm.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank suggnarayan
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

If you love gardening this is for you. This is a small Chateau open to the public but you have a small admission fee. The gardens are outstanding with a large variety of tomatoes as well as some unique trees all beautifully laid out.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank davidbL7226ZM
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

The best part of the chateau are the gardens and the woods They have a wonderful vegetable garden and more than 5kms of paths in the woods. I went for a 5k run in woods, it was beautiful. They have a nature learning path for...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank casg0r
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