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Top French Wedding Venues to Sleep all your Guests

Dreaming of a grand wedding in France, surrounded by all your loved ones? We’ve got you covered! This curated guide unveils the top 20 French wedding venues capable of comfortably sleeping 50+ of your special guests on-site.

While all our Chateau Bee venues offer nearby accommodation options, sometimes having everyone together on-site is the dream. That’s why we’ve created this special guide specifically for those who want to have most of their guests on site. We’ve personally visited each venue to ensure it meets our high standards and reflects the unique charm of each region.

So get ready to be inspired! We’ll whisk you across the diverse landscapes of France, from the historic charm of Northern France to the sun-drenched vineyards of Provence. Get ready to explore these magnificent French wedding venues that can comfortably accommodate your dream wedding, sleeping over 50 of your special guests!

Northern France: Top French Wedding Venues Sleeping 50+

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Northern France blends history, romance, and natural beauty seamlessly, creating the perfect backdrop for your unforgettable celebration. Imagine saying “oui” in a majestic chateau courtyard, celebrating under the stars in a charming village square, or surrounded by endless vineyards. Ready to find your dream venue? We’ve curated a selection of top venues, each boasting its own unique charm and the ability to comfortably sleep over 50 guests on-site. So dive in!

Domaine Le Mezo: Luxurious Wedding Chateau in Brittany (Sleeps 130+)

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Dreaming of a large wedding in Brittany? Domaine Le Mezo offers a luxurious chateau experience with on-site accommodation for 130 guests in 2024 and 200 in 2025! Say “I do” amidst rolling meadows and celebrate in style. Elegant suites, charming farmhouses, and chic loft rooms ensure everyone feels pampered. Explore stunning ceremony and reception spaces, savor delicious cuisine, and enjoy on-site activities – all surrounded by breathtaking beauty. Click the button below to discover more!

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  • Sleeps: 130 in 2024 (200 in 2025)
  • Guests: 600 max

Chateau Le Brossay: Large Fairytale Wedding Venue in Brittany (Sleeps 52)

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Imagine saying “I do” at Chateau Le Brossay in Brittany! This historic chateau boasts a magical setting with a park, pond, forest, and even ancient menhirs. Exchange vows in the gardens or chapel, then celebrate with up to 60 guests in the elegant dining room. Chateau Le Brossay comfortably sleeps 52 on-site, offering a cosy atmosphere for your closest family and wedding party. Enjoy post-wedding relaxation with a poolside brunch and soak up the unique ambiance of this family-owned gem.

  • Sleeps: 52
  • Guests: 60 max

Chateau de Vauchelles: Historic Large Wedding Venue Near Paris (Sleeps 62)

Celebrate in grand wedding style near Paris! Chateau de Vauchelles, a stunning 17th-century gem, offers an enchanting wedding experience just 1.5 hours from the city and Calais. This historic monument boasts a charming courtyard, expansive gardens, and an elegant Orangery accommodating 40-300 guests for your ceremony and reception. Sleep up to 62 guests on-site in beautifully curated rooms and enjoy post-wedding relaxation by the heated pool. Warm-hearted owners ensure a memorable celebration steeped in French history and elegance. Ready to say “oui” in style? Click the button below to discover more and contact us today to start planning your large wedding near Paris!

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  • Sleeps: 62
  • Guests: 300 max

Chateau de Vallery: Iconic Wedding Venue just Outside Paris (Sleeps 150)

Chateau de Vallery, a stunning Renaissance chateau just 100km from the city, offers a historic escape for your large wedding. Choose from lavish ballrooms, intimate music rooms, or the unforgettable Floating Gardens for your ceremony. Chateau de Vallery offers 28 beautiful rooms on-site plus an extra 40 rooms in the next door village. Plus don’t miss the world’s biggest dovecote transformed into a luxurious bridal suite! With accommodations for all, why not make your dream large French wedding a reality at Chateau de Vallery – click the button below to discover more!

  • Sleeps: 56
  • Guests: 500 max

Chateau de Bournel: Your Grand Fairytale Wedding in Burgundy (Sleeps 54)

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Imagine your fairytale wedding in Burgundy! Chateau de Bournel offers extensive gardens, an 18-hole golf course, and two stunning chateaux perfect for large weddings. Exchange vows in the on-site chapel or village church, then celebrate in style amidst the neo-Gothic chateau’s grandeur. Chateau de Bournel offers on-site luxury for up to 54 guests across two chateaux. The 18th-century hotel (300m away) has 15 elegant rooms (sleeping 30-40), while the neo-Gothic chateau adds 7 more (sleeps 14). All rooms feature exquisite period furniture, ensuring a touch of history alongside modern comforts for a truly unforgettable stay. You’re dream large wedding venue awaits!

  • Sleeps: 54
  • Guests: 350 max

Chateau Challain: Iconic Fairytale Wedding Venue Fit for Royalty (Sleeps 50)

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Step into your own fairytale at Chateau Challain! Voted one of the top 10 wedding venues in France, this Loire Valley chateau boasts opulent interiors, magnificent bedrooms, and a truly magical atmosphere. Imagine exchanging vows in the impressive on-site church, then celebrating amidst the grandeur of the chateau’s gardens. Plus this large wedding venue can sleep 50 guests on-site, offering luxurious accommodations for your entire wedding party. Ready to see Chateau Challain come alive? Click the button below to discover more and watch a real wedding come to life!

  • Sleeps: 50
  • Guests: 150 max

Chateau Beloire: Elegant French Wedding Experience Awaits in the Loire Valley (sleeps 60)

Live out your luxurious large French wedding at Chateau Beloire! This charming Loire Valley chateau offers a grand yet homely atmosphere, perfect for relaxed or lavish weddings. Made famous by “Escape to the Chateau DIY,” Chateau Beloire boasts stunning grounds, a delightful chapel, and a banquet hall that seats up to 150 guests. Accommodating up to 60 guests on-site, Chateau Beloire provides luxurious accommodations and unforgettable memories for your closest family and wedding party. Enjoy post-wedding relaxation by the pool, explore the enchanting woods, or even arrive in style by helicopter! 

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  • Sleeps: 60
  • Guests: 150 max

Chateau Fleur du Ciel: Dreamy Large Wedding Venue in the Loire Valley (Sleeps 140+)

Imagine your dream Loire Valley wedding at Chateau Fleur du Ciel! This captivating chateau offers a unique blend of architectural styles and exceptional flexibility for intimate or grand celebrations. Exchange vows in the on-site chapel, then celebrate in the stained glass gallery or spacious outbuildings. Chateau Fleur du Ciel sleeps 140 guests on-site, with unique options like a dungeon and a giant thuya for unforgettable photos. Click the button below to learn more and watch a real large French wedding come to life at this beautiful venue!

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  • Sleeps: 140
  • Guests: 180 max

Central France: Top Large French Wedding Venue Sleeping 50+


Imagine saying “I do” amidst charming villages, rolling vineyards, and historic chateaux in Central France. This picturesque region offers a dreamlike backdrop bathed in golden sunlight, plus a rich culinary tradition for a truly unforgettable wedding feast. So explore this hidden gem, a handpicked venue accommodating over 50 guests, and create your perfect large French wedding!

Chateau de Maulmont: Magical French Wedding in Auvergne (Sleeps 64)

“Even Cinderella didn’t have a chateau like this one!” Chateau de Maulmont, a majestic estate in Auvergne, offers a magical backdrop for your grand French wedding. Accommodating up to 64 guests on-site, this venue boasts stunning ceremony locations, a luxurious wood-paneled banqueting room, and an idyllic pool for post-wedding relaxation. See Chateau de Maulmont in Action! Click the button below to watch a real wedding and explore even more of this stunning French wedding venue.

  • Sleeps: 64
  • Guests: 100 max

Southern France: Top French Wedding Venues Sleeping 50+

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Imagine saying “I do” under the warm South of France sun, surrounded by rolling vineyards, picturesque countryside, or the sparkling shores of the French Riviera. We’ve handpicked a collection of the most captivating wedding venues across the South West and South East regions, each with on-site accommodation for 50+! So get ready to discover your dream South of France wedding venue and create an unforgettable wedding celebration bathed in sunshine and French charm!

Chateau de Garde: Boutique Wedding Venue Surrounded by Nature (Sleeps 50)

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Imagine celebrating your love amidst the rolling vineyards of Bordeaux! Chateau de Garde, a captivating 18th-century chateau nestled in the heart of the region, offers a stunning setting for your dream South of France wedding. Exchange vows surrounded by lush vines, celebrate with loved ones under the warm Bordelais sun, and dance the night away in a luxurious setting. This venue boasts on-site, boutique accommodation for up to 50 guests, ensuring a seamless and unforgettable celebration for you and all your loved ones.

  • Sleeps: 50
  • Guests: 120 max

Chateau Perigourdin: Luxurious Dordogne Escape for Your Fairytale Wedding (sleeps 60)

Chateau Perigourdin, a captivating country chateau nestled in the heart of Dordogne, offers a magical backdrop for your South of France wedding. Exchange vows in a charming chapel or a rose-filled garden, celebrate with loved ones under the warm sun, and dance the night away surrounded by breathtaking views. This venue accommodates up to 60 guests on-site, with additional options available nearby. Click the button below to find out more and contact us at Chateau Bee today to start planning your dream large wedding at Chateau Perigourdin!

  • Sleeps: 60
  • Guests: 500 max

Chateau de La Valouze: Your Large Dordogne Fairytale Wedding Venue (Sleeps 96)

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Imagine your “I do’s” whispered beneath the oldest oak tree in France! Chateau de La Valouze, a luxurious fairytale chateau near Bordeaux, offers a South of France escape amidst 34 hectares of parkland. With on-site accommodation for 96 guests, celebrate amidst charming lakes or fairytale gardens. Dance the night away in the high-ceiling barn or under starry skies, and unwind by the pool the next day. From pre-wedding jazz nights to post-wedding brunches, Chateau de La Valouze offers endless possibilities for your dream Dordogne wedding.

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  • Sleeps: 96
  • Guests: 150 max

Chateau L’Hospitalet: Beachfront Wedding Venue near Montpellier (Sleeps 92)

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Dream of a beachfront wedding on the Amethyst Coast? Chateau L’Hospitalet, a luxurious 5-star resort near Narbonne, offers an exclusive escape for your South of France celebration. With on-site accommodation for 92 guests, exchange vows with the Mediterranean at your feet, dine under fairy lights, or choose from various on-site restaurants. After the “I do’s,” unwind by the pool, relax by the beach or explore the sprawling estate and vineyards. So click the button below to watch a real wedding come to life and discover your dream beachfront wedding venue! 

  • Sleeps: 82 + 10 children
  • Guests: 350 max

Domaine de Boulouch: Sustainable Large Wedding Venue near Toulouse (Sleeps 65)

Domaine de Boulouch, a captivating eco-resort near Toulouse, offers a haven for your South West France wedding. This sprawling 40-hectare estate boasts breathtaking countryside views, a serene lake, and impeccable hospitality. It really is the perfect large wedding venue for all – accommodate up to 65 guests on-site in 2025, celebrate amidst diverse indoor and outdoor spaces, and enjoy post-wedding fun by the pool or on the tennis courts. Domaine de Boulouch seamlessly blends sustainability with unforgettable wedding experiences – explore more by clicking the button below!

  • Sleeps: 40 (up to 65 guests in 2025)
  • Guests: 300 max

Village Castelnau des Fieumarcon: Live Like Royalty in Your Own Private French Village (sleeps 86)

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Craving a truly unique wedding venue that can comfortably accommodate a large group? Look no further than Village Castelnau des Fieumarcon near Beziers. This captivating 12th-century village, perched atop a Gascony hill, offers an exclusive escape for your South of France celebration. Accommodating up to 86 guests within its charming houses, the village provides endless possibilities for your big day. Explore intimate gardens, grand terraces, an open-air chateau, an on-site church, and a swimming pool – all within the private village walls. Click the button below to explore Chateau Bee’s Top 3 Facts about this venue and discover why Village Castelnau des Fieumarcon could be the perfect large wedding venue for you! 

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  • Sleeps: 86
  • Guests: 200 max

Chateau St Pierre de Serjac: Boutique Wedding Venue near Beziers (Sleeps 140)

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Seeking a luxurious escape for your large South of France wedding? Chateau St Pierre de Serjac offers the perfect blend of elegance and flexibility. This captivating estate boasts stunning views, on-site accommodation for up to 140 guests (including private pool villas!), and endless possibilities for your celebration. Imagine a welcome BBQ, a dreamy ceremony in the park, a poolside reception, and dancing under the stars. Relax the next day with a brunch or spa treatments. Plus Chateau St Pierre de Serjac’s experienced wedding planners are on hand to ensure a stress-free and unforgettable wedding experience!

  • Sleeps: 140
  • Guests: 140 max

Chateau Les Carasses: Grand Wedding Experience Surrounded by Vineyards (sleeps 100)

Dreaming of a vineyard wedding with endless possibilities? Chateau Les Carasses, near Beziers, offers elegance and flexibility for your South of France celebration. This captivating chateau boasts a stunning first impression, classy interiors, and multiple ceremony options (including an Eiffel-designed greenhouse!). Celebrate with a delicious dinner on the terrace, unwind by the pool, and accommodate up to 100 guests in luxurious on-site suites (some with private pools!). Chateau Les Carasses has activities for everyone, ensuring an unforgettable wedding experience. Click the button below to explore more of this enchanting large wedding venue and discover how it can transform your South of France wedding dreams into reality!

  • Sleeps: 100
  • Guests: 100 max

Chateau des Rivières near Béziers: Award-Winning Wines & Laid-Back Luxury (sleeps 67)


Chateau des Rivières, nestled amidst South France vineyards, offers the perfect escape for “bons vivants” (lovers of the good life!). This charming chateau sleeps up to 67 guests on-site with additional options nearby. Celebrate with award-winning wines from their estate winery, exchange vows by a romantic fountain or under fairy lights, and gather for a memorable reception. Dance the night away, unwind by the pool with a French brunch, or even glamp under the stars in the 200-year-old park. Chateau des Rivières promises an unforgettable South of France wedding experience – click below to explore more!

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  • Sleeps: 67
  • Guests: 300 max

Chateau du Puits es Pratx: Affordable South of France Wedding Venue near Carcassonne (sleeps 50)

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Celebrate your large French wedding in style at Chateau du Puits es Pratx! This charming South France venue offers rustic elegance, stress-free planning, and on-site accommodation for 50 (with more nearby). Imagine exchanging vows amidst vineyards, celebrating in a unique barn reception hall (complete with a former wine press bar!), and unwinding by the pool or spas. Enjoy a complimentary wedding planner and on-site caterer, plus exclusive 2025 discounts! Click below to discover more of Chateau du Puits es Pratx (see it featured on Channel 4’s Escape to the Chateau DIY!).

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  • Sleeps: 50
  • Guests: 140 max

Provençal Monastery: Celebrate Your Large Wedding in Dreamy Provence (Sleeps 80)

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Historic charm meets Provençal elegance at this meticulously restored wedding venue, nestled near Moustiers-Ste-Marie. Celebrate with breathtaking views, delicious on-site catering, and luxurious on-site accommodation for 80 guests. Exchange vows outdoors, dance the night away in the elegant reception hall, and unwind by the pool or indulge in the spa. This unique venue promises an unforgettable South of France wedding experience – click the button below to explore more! 

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  • Sleeps: 80
  • Guests: 130 max

Ready to transform your dream French wedding into reality?

At Chateau Bee, we’re passionate about connecting couples with their perfect French wedding venue. Having visited each and every venue in this list, we know the ins and outs and can guide you through every step of the planning process, ensuring an stress-free and unforgettable French wedding.

Ready to find a wedding venue that perfectly complements your love story?

Contact Chateau Bee today! We’d be delighted to chat about your vision and help you find the perfect French wedding venue for you. Call us at 00 44 (0) 1481 234 442, email or use our easy contact form to get started today!

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Top French Wedding Venues to Sleep all your Guests by Bella Dean

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