Chateau in France - Exclusive Use Venue Hire

If you are looking for a unique wedding venue, conference venue or just large group accommodation for that special occasion this is the place for you.

Luxury, Extravagance, contemporary elegance, this is the Chateau that has caught the attention of design magazines and newspapers all over the world.  Set in 5 acres of private grounds the exterior is everything you could wish for of a fairytale turreted chateau, located in the pretty village of Marthon and close to Angouleme on the border between the Charente and Dordogne regions in south West France. 

A creative architectural and stylish marriage of ornate stone exterior and super-chic interior, it is a truly unique venue in the heart of France. The rooms are light and spacious and impeccably designed, all of the bedrooms are en-suite and some with two baths and others incorporating the turrets. Beautiful furniture and works of art adorn the rooms and the chateau can accommodate up to 26 guests with extensive facilities such as a  heated swimming pool, huge dining hall, music area, private cinema, and billiard room.  Overall the chateau is completely stunning and the 16th century heritage blends in well with the luxurious interiors.

The formal french manicured gardens with tiled terraces and tables are ideal for eating out of an evening or relaxing and soaking up the sun. 

The location could not be more perfect whether it is a celebration or a family retreat there is lots do in and around the chateau.  Table Tennis, a private Football Pitch and various outdoor games. In the surrounding area Golf, kayaking and Karting are nearby. Lakes and man made beaches are not too far away and the Water Park which is always a favourite with families.


The Chateau is one of the perfect venues for a wedding with the romanticism and intimacy this venue is unique and one of a kind.  Up to 90 guests can be catered for inside the Chateau and for larger numbers this can be catered for with the use of marquees in the french gardens.  The ceremony can be held in several places either inside in one of the salons all of which open out onto the terrace in front of the gardens or outside the Chateau in the formal gardens facing the Chateau. Live or recorded music can be arranged for you from a DJ who can produce your playlist to a pianist and bassist playing cool Jazz in the piano lounge the choice is yours.

The Chateau can offer a fairytale wedding with style, alongside the owners experience of this wedding venue they can assist you with catering, flowers and photography and will hold your hand through the myriad of options that you will have, to make your day go like clockwork.  Their aim is for you to have the wedding that you want with no fuss, no panic and all of this coupled with the most stunning venue as a backdrop for a truly memorable wedding. 

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Château de la Couronne is situated just outside the small village of Marthon, near the French regions of Charente and Dordogne. It's 25km or 30 minutes' drive east of Angoulême. The nearest beach is 140.0 km, the local shop and restaurant are 0.5km away.


* Angoulême 25.0km ANG
* Bordeaux 120.0km BOD

By Air
(25km) is the closest airport, but Limoges, Poitiers, Bergerac and Bordeaux are all within 1-2 hours' drive. Click on the links below for a list of airlines serving these airports.

From the Airport
Why not hire a car?

By Train
If you'd prefer to travel overland from the UK, take the Eurostar from London to Paris, then change onto a  (high-speed train) to Angoulême. From Paris this will take just over 2 hours.

Marthon has a tabac, restaurant, butcher, bakery, grocery store and pharmacy and is a living working village with numerous restaurants a short drive away.

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2018 TARIFF - all prices in Euros.


Minimum hire period 2 nights

Exceptions: July and August minimum hire is one week Saturday to Saturday

Price includes private, exclusive use of the Chateau and all its facilities, also includes a daily housekeeper and groundsman for limited hours, includes all energy charges and taxes.

Wedding Planning Service - Price on request

Facilities Fee - Price on Request


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* 9 En-Suite Bedrooms
*  TV
* CD player
* DVD player
* WiFi Internet
* Air-Conditioning
* Central Heating
* 3 Salons (Reception Rooms)
* Fireplace
* Extra Beds
* Swimming pool (private)
* Terrace/balcony (private)
* Bathrobes
* Full Kitchen
* Coffee/tea making
* Barbeque
* Hairdryer
* Private Cinema room
* Billiards room
* Music area

Optional Services Available: Catered Meals, Fully Stocked Bar, Grocery Shopping Service, Beauty Treatments

Please note - No Smoking Policy


* Cycling
* Golf
* Historical sites
* Kayak/canoeing
* Horse riding
* Swimming
* Tennis
* Go Karting
* Well Being
* Food and wine
* Shopping and Markets
* Water Park
* Bike Hire

Further afield: < 2 hours
Wine Tasting/Monkey Wildlife Park/ Disneyland Paris (by train)/Theme Park

Offers & Events

Optional services are easily arranged for you.

* Catering
* Beauty Treatments
* Stocked Bar
* Babysitting
* Music live and recorded
* Flowers