The Château de Ranton
in the Loire Region of France

Salon and Castle Entrance Courtyard, Tower and Castle Entrance

Ranton Castle

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.

Summer at the Castle      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.

     On this page you'll find the castle rental rates, how to reserve Ranton Castle, more about the château, awards for the castle Web site and the Paris In Sites Newsletter.

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

Mid Season
Easter, June and September
13,000 French Francs (1,829.39 Euros) per week

12,000 French Francs (1,676.94 Euros) per week

High Season
July, August, Christmas and New Year
15,000 French Francs (2,134,29 Euros) per week

Ranton Castle terrace and one of the towers

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
  • Telephone from France:
  • Fax from outside of France: +33 1
  • Fax from France:
  • See also Further Rental Information
The Château de Ranton in south of the Loire River

More About Ranton Castle

Ranton Castle Ranton Castle Home
Ranton Castle Further Rental Information
Ranton Castle Accommodations - Description
Ranton Castle Rental Request Form
Ranton Castle Photos of the Château de Ranton
Ranton Castle Large Photos of the Château
Ranton Castle How to Find Ranton: Maps
Ranton Castle Wine & Restaurants
Ranton Castle History of the Château
Ranton Castle History of the Area
Ranton Castle Squires and Lords of Ranton
Ranton Castle Architecture
Ranton Castle The Underground Village
Ranton Castle Places to Visit Around Ranton
Ranton Castle Sports, Recreation & Golf Courses
Ranton Castle Castle Links

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Magellan 3 star site
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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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