The Sentinel's Chamber
Situated at the very top of the XIV Century keep, the immense Sentinel's Chamber, with its magnificent beamed ceiling and original stone inner walkway is Tennessus' most spectacular bed and breakfast room.
The Sentinel's has arrow slits and canon holes on all four walls which offer extensive views over the surrounding countryside, while inside, hand crafted period furniture, including a panelled dais King sized bed and low table made from a XIII Century oriental door, together with numerous pieces of real arrmour make staying here a totally unique and historic experiance for either couples or families of up to four people,
- The Sentinel's has its own small vaulted bathroom, with wc, bath and shower attachment,
-. A full continental breakfast, including, cereals, croissants home made jams and fruit preserve served with a creamy yoghurt are taken in the room which has its own kitchenette in an internal turret.
- There are two mattress beds for children accompanying their parents.
To enjoy your stay in this lovely room more fully ,order our gourmet picnic hamper, to be savoured either by candlelight in your room or .....on the roof!
PRICE: 60€ for 2, including wine.
PRICES (including breakfast and welcome drink)
145 Euros per night (2 pers)
170 Euros per night (3 pers)
195 Euros per night (4 pers)
Things to do
At the castle
- Badminton ,
- Ping pong,
- Hikes and walks.
- Sketching (private lessons available)
Medieval Parthenay,historic villages with churches (Saint Loup Airvault, Saint Jouin des Marnes),golf, riding, windsurfing.
The Futuroscope - Futuristic theme park (1 hr), Puy du Fou - historic theme park (1 hr), ballooning (1hr). the seaside (1.5 hrs), the Loire Valley and its castles (1hr-2hrs). Treetop assault course (45mins).