Château de la Vigne

Château de la Vigne as seen on Escape to the Château DIY
Pays de la Loire

A 19th-century Château located in the Loire Valley suitable for families of all ages, as well as large groups.   Enjoy peace and tranquility in luxurious surroundings.  Château de la Vigne was featured in Series 2 of Channel 4’s Escape to the Château DIY.

Château de la Vigne is owned and run by nutritionist May Simpkin.  May also runs yoga health retreats and cooking classes.

The Château is located in the Loire Valley region of France which is the home to many gorgeous châteaux.  There is the possibility of wine tasting tours as well as to visit the many markets for which France is famous for.

Video Cooking with May

As seen on Channel 4’s Escape to the Château DIY Series 2

  • Episode 18 aired March 13th 2019
    May and her family start work turning a rundown outbuilding into a yoga retreat
  • Episode 19 aired March 14th 2019
    May and her son Jack get the Yoga Room ready

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D960 in Concourson-sur-Layon, Maine et Loire

Available for: Holidays, Retreats
Number of Rooms:  12-14 in the Chateau, 9-10 in Coach House, 4 in Cosy Cottage
Amenities:  A 12m x 6 m heated outdoor pool, scenic walks, games room with pool table, table tennis, badminton, selection of bicycles for guest use, boules, large grass play area in the orchard suitable for football, cricket.  Free TV, DVD players, and WiFi



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