Set in an 2-hectare garden and ran by English owners, Château Ardilleux is located in Ardilleux and offers bed and breakfast accommodations. Guests can relax in the indoor pool or enjoy a game of tennis on the courts at the property. The rooms at Château Ardilleuxare individually decorated in a classic style and feature a fireplace. Each room provides a wardrobe and a private bathroom with a bath or shower. Every morning from 8:00 to 9:00, a continental breakfast is served, and upon prior reservation only, the owner can prepare evening meals for guests. The Ruffec Train Station is 23 km away and Château de Javarzay is 2.2 km away. Guests can enjoy the fitness centre at an extra cost, and free Wi-Fi is available in public area at the property.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.0 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.5)

Free parking available on-site


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Room type
Number of guests
1 double bed
1 single bed
1 double bed
2 single beds
1 large double bed
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Guest reviews


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  • Jasmine
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The lady who owns it put her heart and soul into every aspect of our stay. She really is amazing. I had the best sleep in many days, the bed was super comfortable.
  • Anthony
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Super host who catered for your needs with lovely breakfast. But I recommend the evening meals which were exquisite. Nice big airy room with comfortable double bed and large bathroom. Large indoor swimming pool with loungers, and plenty of outside...
  • John
    FRIENDLY AND HELPFUL RECEPTION Big room Very light Very quiet Good breakfast
Quality rating rated the quality of this property as 3 out of 5 based on factors such as facilities, size, location and services provided.

Hosted by Corinne

Host review score

A peaceful country chateau in private walled parkland ..enjoy a tranquil setting amongst the chestnut trees .
In our 21st year at Chateau Ardilleux. Completed an advanced cookery course at Ashburton School of Cookery in 2014,a patisserie course in 2015 & a chocolatiers course in 2017 !, a passionate chef , who uses home grown or locally sourced ingredients . we have 2 friendly labradors .
The chateau is located in a walled parkland ,full of trees ,a peaceful, idyllic location,but only 5 mins from the bustling market town of Chef Boutonne ,boasting pattisseries, restaurants,& supermarkets .There are lots of POI to visit ,including Cognac,Futurescope,La Rochelle ,Monkey Valley & the Marais Poitovin(green venice)
Language spoken: English

Property surroundings

Facilities of Château Ardilleux

Most popular facilities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness centre
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Breakfast
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • View
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Badminton equipment
  • Tennis equipment
  • Table tennis
  • Tennis court
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Luggage storage
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment and family services
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Indoor swimming pool
  • Seasonal
  • All ages welcome
  • Shallow end
  • Pool cover
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Fitness
  • Sun umbrellas
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Fitness centre
Languages spoken
  • English

Sustainable initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Château Ardilleux takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 14:00 to 20:30


From 07:30 to 10:30



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Cash only

This property only accepts cash payments.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note that prepayment by bank transfer or cheque is due before arrival. The property will contact you directly to organise this.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries, during dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

As a result of Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has temporarily suspended its shuttle services.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

It is not possible to stay at this property for Coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Please inform Château Ardilleux in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

Swimming pool #1 is closed from Sun 08 Oct 2023 until Sat 20 Apr 2024

FAQs about Château Ardilleux

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Château Ardilleux offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness centre
    • Table tennis
    • Tennis court
    • Tennis equipment
    • Swimming Pool
    • Fitness
    • Badminton equipment

  • Château Ardilleux is 350 yards from the centre of Ardilleux. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Check-in at Château Ardilleux is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:30.

  • Yes, Château Ardilleux is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The prices at Château Ardilleux may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Room options at Château Ardilleux include:

    • Double
    • Triple
    • Family