We invite you to be the Royal Couple of your very own castle, for a truly grand adventure and to share your love at Chateau Challain. Thank you for considering Chateau Challain is the place to make your dreams come true. 

The castle is nestled in the heart of the Loire Valley, and only an hour from Nantes International Airport. Spoil your guests to the very best France has to offer. The food, the culture, the history all wrapped up in one of the most romantic castles in Europe.

From the lovingly restored accommodations to sumptuous gardens, Chateau Challain is the perfect Wedding Venue.
We have gone to great lengths in order to make our pricing as simple as possible, and our packages include many fantastic details as standard that other venues could only dream of.


Chateau Challain
At Chateau Challain we are very lucky to have a world-famous wedding designer work here in-house, the very talented Cynthia Nicholson. Whether it is organizing a week-long extravaganza, or finding solutions to budget issues, Cynthia is there to help with every detail to make your experience as unique as you are. Cynthia has decades of expertise at your disposal, and along with her dedicated team of international wedding professionals, will deliver the experience of a lifetime. 


Chateau Challain
Perfect Weddings only happen with perfect planning, and planning takes time.


So get back in touch, don't be shy, we would love to hear your story.


Cynthia is only a phone call away, ready to help guide you through this amazing journey. And whatever choice you make all of us here at Chateau Challain would love to wish you the perfect 'happily ever after'...

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Venue Type

Luxury French Chateau


Destination Weddings
Exclusive use
On-site chapel
72 acres of gardens
In-house photographer
French gastronomy
Decor, flowers and design

Wedding Capacity

Hosts 120+ people
21 luxury suites


  • Restaurant
  • Accommodation
  • Parking


1 Route de Candé, 49440, Challain-la-Potherie, France
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