House for rent from £ 555/day in MercureyName/Address: Chateau De Mercury
The ‘Haussman’ design gives the château an unusual style for the area.
The façade is richly decorated with mouldings and sculptures, and the central round tower that serves as a winter garden, adds a romantic touch.
All the original features have been conserved in the living room, dining room and bedrooms.
From the balcony on the tower you can take in the superb view across the village and the surrounding vineyards.
The Chateau has 8 bedrooms, all with en-suite bathrooms.
There are 5 doubles & 3 twins (the twins can be converted in to doubles if needed).
The beds are made up for your arrival.
Two cots are also available.
Two of the bedrooms are 'VIP bedrooms' with views out across the park and the vineyards, one of them also has a 10m2 balcony.
Both have HD television with TNT channels, Blu-ray DVD player, bath with massage jets, double washbasin and hairdryer.
The 8 bathrooms have been stylishly fitted with your comfort in mind.
Each has a WC, a washbasin and either a shower or bath.
Towels and toiletries are provided on arrival.
The living room has an open fireplace that dates back to the 19th Century.
Logs are provided enabling you to make the most of evenings around the fire with family or friends.
You will also appreciate the 19th Century fresque that covers all four walls of the room.
The room is extremely light and airy, with large windows opening out onto the park.
The moulded ceilings, the wood panelling and the oak floor are all original and create a wonderful atmosphere.
The central tower is arranged as a winter garden and being next to the living room it serves as a doorway out to the garden and pool.
This is also the smokers area as smoking is prohibited in the rest of the chateau.
Books and DVDs in the library are at your disposal during your stay.
An English style pool table, a big screen HD television with Satellite channels, a blu-ray DVD player and a Playstation 3 will ensure evenings full of entertainment.
Wireless internet connection is available free of charge.
The dining room table can seat up to 15 people and has large windows to let the light show off the beautiful moulded ceiling, the original wood paneling and the old oak floor.
The glasses, crockery and cutlery are at your disposal in the sideboard.
The Château galley kitchen is fully equipped including an oven, a microwave, a 5 ring hob with extractor fan, a dishwasher, a large refrigerator, a freezer, an electric coffee maker, a toaster and an electric kettle.
A full range of kitchen equipment, utensils and accessories is provided.
An assortment of herbs, spices and condiments are also at your disposal.
2 high chairs are available.
A gym is available in the basement of the Château.
It is equipped with two exercise bikes, a rowing machine, a weights machine, dumbars and mats.
Relax afterwards in the armchairs, have a drink or enjoy a game of table football.
The wall mounted TV screen with DVD player will make your workout more enjoyable! Adjacent is a spacious shower with massage jets and a sauna.
Outside the 5x10m heated swimming pool is open from April to October.
The shallow end is a metre deep and goes down to around 1.
Spend hot afternoons lazing around the pool on one of the sunloungers with the summer house and garden table nearby for lunch by the pool or dinner on a balmy summer evening.
Four bicycles and two child seats are provided at no extra charge.
16 ‘pétanque’ boules can be found at the château in case you fancy a boules contest between friends.
There is also a table tennis table.
There is a traditional barbecue just next to the summer house by the pool.
Terms & Conditions- Security deposit: €1000, payable on arrival.
- Tourism tax: €1.
00 per person per night.
- Linen & Towels: Included
- Energy costs: Included
- End of stay cleaning: Included
- Arrival time: from 3pm to 6pm.
- Departure time: 10am.
- Pets: Not allowed
- Smoking: Outside only.
- Wifi internet: Included.
- It is recommended that all guests take out insurance to cover against potential cancellation and any accidental damage caused during your stay at the property.
- Swimming Pool
- Heated Pool
- Walkable Restaurant
- Internet Access
- Golf Course Nearby
- Wine Tasting
- Games Room
- All bedrooms en-suite
- Bicycles Provided
- Wedding Venue