Wedding venue spotlight:
Chateau de Challain la Potherie

The Château de Challain is an enchanting place, just a few hours from Paris, near Angers. It specializes in intimate weddings and elopements, and offers a multitude of services for couples looking for a unique experience.

By organizing an elopement at Château de Challain, you can have a ceremony in the gardens of the castle and exchange your vows in front of this magnificent heritage. But that’s not all: if you organize a wedding Château de Challain, you can accommodate more than 120 guests, which is absolutely unique in France! This neo-Gothic joyeu in the heart of Anjou will delight all your guests with its 4 towers and 26 spiral stairs. Not to mention its 52 fireplaces.

During your elopement at Château de Challain, you can choose between 4 options: the memorial, a romantic tower in the castle park, the garden with a ceremony under the decorated gazebo, the cathedral for a wedding all in grandeur, or the tale fairy, with a night spent in the suite “Tower”, with exquisite taste.

You will also have the opportunity to order boutique options, such as champagne in your room, a carriage ride, massages, and even a fireworks night!

With an on-site chapel, 72 acres of gardens and forests, free wifi throughout the castle and the possibility of including amenities like the florist, an English speaking ceremony officiant, a wedding cake, the catering service, the music and decoration, this is actually the perfect place for a carefree wedding!

To contact Challain Castle and book your elopement or wedding :
1 Route de Candé, 49440 Challain-la-Potherie

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