Like a Renaissance vision from the vineyards of this romantic region, the storybook Château de Mirambeau, Member of Relais & Châteaux, is truly enchanting. The spindly spires of this historic manse were constructed as far back as the 11th century; newer sections were added in the 19th century, and a complete modernization was completed in 2002.
The properties 40 rooms and Suites are all unique, equipped with every comfort, and decorated with antique furniture, sumptuous fabrics, and marble bathrooms. Each room boasts a unique cachet and an enchanting view over the park, the countryside, or the outdoor swimming pool. While you'll surely be tempted by the picturesque vineyards of Cognac and Bordeaux, spend time enjoying your opulent bedroom, the spa, the two tennis courts, the complimentary wine tastings, and the decadent cuisine. Visit the “cognatheque” to mingle and enjoy a drink next to the roaring fire.
The History - The Château de Mirambeau was built on the site of an old medieval fortress. Since the 11th century, it has been attacked several times, regularly passing between English and French hands until it became definitively French again in the 15th century. Heavily damaged following several sieges, destruction, and fires, around 1570, the current north wing was built in a neo-Gothic style. The Château was then ceded to Lorraine at the beginning of the 18th century before finally becoming the state's property after 1789. In 1813, the estate was sold to Count Charles Nicolas Duchâtel, who completely rebuilt it. In 2002, the castle was renovated and decorated with the greatest care to become one of the most wonderful Relais & French finally.
Since 2006 the Château has belonged to Sorgente Group, an international financial and real estate group, which also acquired its management in November 2010 through the Sorgente Hotels and Resorts brand. In 2015 the Château remained closed for restructuring work and opened in April 2016 with 18 additional rooms and a renovated Spa. The Château de Mirambeau offers you a fascinating plunge into a rich past of Art and History and the experience of a house with a unique atmosphere.
The Rooms & Suites - The rooms and suites are characterized by a refined decoration, equipped with antique furniture, rich fabrics, all associated with the comfort of contemporary luxury. Each has an original character and an enchanting view of the park and the surrounding countryside or the outdoor swimming pool. Take a fascinating plunge into a past rich in art and history to search for unique atmospheres and sensations. The 40 rooms and suites are spread between the Château and the Orangerie. All different, the 22 rooms of the Castle are distinguished mainly by their size and comfort: Superior, Deluxe, Junior Suite, Chateau Suite, and Grand Suite Comte et Comtesse Duchatel. Renovated in 2016, L ' Orangerie(wing adjacent to the Château) is accessible by the main lift and consists of the Spa, the Bar Le Jardin, and 18 Classic and Superior rooms, which are accessible for people with reduced mobility. An ideal choice for those who wish to dedicate their stay to the pleasure of relaxation: spa, fitness room, and indoor and outdoor swimming pools.
The Restaurant Les Deux Lévriers Near Bordeaux - "At the crossroads of the Cognac and Bordeaux vineyards, let yourself be tempted by noble regional products, by a subtle and easy-to-read cuisine, vigorous juices, intense broths, cooking that sing, all in the French tradition by playing with measure the adventure of creation. " The Restaurant du Château, faithful to the best French tradition, serves fine, creative, and regional gourmet cuisine inspired by the wealth of local markets, emphasizing products from the sea and the Gironde estuary. A place where each meal becomes a celebration between Cognac and Bordeaux. The restaurant's dishes can be tasted in one of the Restaurant's sumptuous rooms or on the Restaurant's Veranda, a covered terrace with a magnificent view of the fountain and the park. In summer, you can enjoy your meals on the terrace.
Wellbeing - The Orangery hosts the SPA, a space dedicated to well-being where you can enjoy a heated indoor swimming pool and jacuzzi and a Finnish sauna, Turkish bath, and shower. Refreshing ice cream. Three cabins, one of which is a duo, are available for high-level beauty treatments carried out by qualified professionals with Comfort Zone products. The Italian brand is at the cutting edge of research and respects the environment and sustainable development. The products are composed of natural origin ingredients that guarantee maximum efficacy, safety, and pleasant sensory sensation, free from parabens, mineral oils, artificial colors, sulfates, and animal derivatives.
You can also find a beautician service. Until the SPA, the outdoor swimming pool welcomes you for your days of relaxation, and the brand new bar "Le Jardin" will treat you with snacks and light and balanced dishes. At your disposal this year, electric bikes will allow you to enjoy the park in complete freedom and, if you really don't want to give up the sport, you can play tennis, run in the park or take a walk.