If your dream is to tie the knot in the heart of the Loire Valley, just 2 hours from Paris, then look forward to discovering Chateau Laborde Saint-Martin. The chateau, dating back to the 17th century, offers a perfect blend of hospitality, elegance, and sustainability, making it an incredible French wedding venue.
On your big day, marvel at the sight of the “Tapis Vert”, an impressive 600-meter tree-lined alley that could serves as your aisle for a spectacular blessing ceremony. You also have the option to exchange your vows under the grand, age-old cypress tree or inside the charming chapel.
For the wedding dinner, head to the romantic Salons, which can accommodate up to 140 guests, or opt for an outdoor setting.
The estate is only 400 meters from the Loire river, allowing you to enjoy a mesmerising sunset of the Loire with your loved ones.
And when it’s time to hit the dance floor, there’s no need to hold back, as you can dance the night away!
As for the accommodation, the domaine can sleep 43 people on-site, with 8 guests staying in 3 B&B rooms within the chateau, and an additional 35 people accommodated in 3 gites. There are also two hotels within walking distance to host any extra guests.
Lastly, the owners’ genuine love for the chateau and their commitment to hospitality mean they will go above and beyond to make your wedding dream come true.
The Sustainability Plus:
At Chateau Laborde Saint-Martin, they take sustainability seriously. Various eco-friendly projects have been implemented by the owners, turning the chateau into a shining example of environmentally conscious practices. Some of their notable initiatives include heating the chateau with a wood boiler, using eco-friendly cleaning and beauty products, refraining from the use of pesticides in the park and promoting eco-grazing practices. Moreover, they source food locally within a 12 km radius, and the domaine is equipped to charge electric vehicles.
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