FAMILY fun weekend break (2 nights).

castle bed and breakfast west view
castle bed and breakfast west view

For big and little soldiers !

With its working drawbridge ,arrow slits,hoardings and moat, Tennessus castle is pure magic for both parents and children.

Families (max 4) can sleep altogether in one of the huge medieval bedrooms in the 600 year old keep (for children 6-14 years).or take the hand painted XV century Lady's Suite with its big bathroom and mezzanine for up to two children

pulling up the drawbridge
pulling up the drawbridge

 

 

- Row around the castle

- Duel infront of thr keep ( don't forget to bring costumes!)

-,Swim in the pool

- Fish in the moat

- Play croquet, ping pong, or badminton

- Or owner........pull up the drawbridge with the owners!

Duel infront of the donjon French castle B&B
Duel infront of the donjon French castle B&B

DAY 1

PM

- 5 o'clock arrival.

- Exploration of the chateau and gardens gardens

- Drinks in your bedroom

- Gourmet picnic hamper ( contents to be arranged with families individually) by candlelight in your bedroom or in the gardens.

- Trip back across the drawbridge before bed to see the chateau floodlit!

medieval castle B&B
The "Lady's" family suite Chateau de Tennessus medieval CASTLE

DAY 2

AM

-Full continental breakfast in the historic vaulted Guards' Chamber

-Manipulation of the drawbridge (weather permitting)

-Lunch in Parthenay at Moopy's Bay restaurant (cost not included in the price of stay)

-Walk through medieval Parthenay

PM

-swim ,fish or play croquet or badminton at Tennessus, or take the boat around the moat 

-Dinner at La Truffade restaurant in Parthenay (cost not included in the price of stay)

The vaulted entrance chamber at French castle B&B
The vaulted entrance chamber at French castle B&B

DAY 3

-Full continental breakfast in the historic vaulted Guards Chamber

-Family photo session (don't forgret those swords helmets crowns etc!)

-departure at 11

Night falls at Tennessus  French castle B&B
Night falls at Tennessus French castle B&B

 

 

PRICE

 4 people 2 nights: (Restaurant meals excluded)

390 euros (Suite Chatelaine only ).

Things to do near the castle

-Treetop assault course (30 mins)

-Boat trip through the Green Venice at Coulon (45mins)

-Festival des jeux de Parthenay (magical games festival in PArthenay for children under 18) 6 -17 Juillet 2016

-Visit of the futuristic theme park The Futuroscope (50 mins)

-Day trip to Puy du Fou historic theme park (1hr)

-Riding (10 mins)