The Château de Ranton
in the Loire Region of France
The magnificent 14th-century Château de Ranton can be rented in its entirety including the garden and grounds. The castle is ideal for up to 12 people with accommodation in seven superbly decorated bedrooms.
The Château in its present form dates from the 14th century. The main towers and ramparts were built in 1340 at the beginning of the Hundred Years War between England and France. The ramparts are surrounded by a dry moat and enclose the courtyard gardens and the main buildings. It is not only a unique location in which to stay, but is also an excellent base for visits to the main places of interest in the Loire valley.
The Château de Ranton is a small fortified castle 12 kilometers west of Loudun in the Loire Valley A region famous for its renaissance châteaux, its wine, its food, its fishing and its hunting.
Ranton is 30 kilometers south of the Loire, a 25-minute drive from Saumur and 45 minutes from Tours. It is a small village of 200 inhabitants, very typical of those in the area, consisting of a cluster of farms around the church and château. See full details and maps in How to Find Ranton.
Castle Rental Rates
For rental of the whole Château and grounds with accommodation for 12 in seven bedrooms, per week, from Saturday to Saturday. Look at the castle accommodations and book your vacation in the enchanting Château de Ranton.
Early Spring and Autumn
February to April, except Easter, and October to mid-December
11,000 French Francs (1,524.49 Euros) per week
Easter, June and September
13,000 French Francs (1,829.39 Euros) per week
12,000 French Francs (1,676.94 Euros) per week
July, August, Christmas and New Year
15,000 French Francs (2,134,29 Euros) per week
We invite you to use the Rental Request Form to submit your request now.
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How to Reserve the Castle
- Use the Rental Request Form to book the castle.
- Email the Château:
- Telephone from outside of France: +33 1 47.52.19.04
- Telephone from France: 01.47.52.19.04
- Fax from outside of France: +33 1 60.12.06.56
- Fax from France: 01.60.12.06.56
- See also Further Rental Information
Ranton Castle Home
Further Rental Information
Accommodations - Description
Rental Request Form
Photos of the Château de Ranton
Large Photos of the Château
How to Find Ranton: Maps
Wine & Restaurants
History of the Château
History of the Area
Squires and Lords of Ranton
The Underground Village
Places to Visit Around Ranton
Sports, Recreation & Golf Courses
Château de Ranton en français Email:
The Château de Ranton has received a 3-star rating from the prestigious Magellan Internet Guide which was reviewed and rated by the McKinley Group's online editorial team in 1995.
The Château de Ranton was selected as a participant in the Internet 1996 World Exposition which is a World's Fair for the Information Age. You'll find us in the Pavilion France.
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