12 Bedrooms | 15 Baths
From Inquire per Night
The White Castle, East of Vence, Cote D’Azur, France Vacation Rental
The White Castle, built on the grounds of a Fortress that was built to defend France. Floating above and towering over the Hills of the Cote, with stunning views, located just 15 minutes from Nice Airport. The Castle is ideally suited for seclusion, privacy and relaxing in the quiet hills of the busy Cote D’Azur. The White Castle is available for private hire on weekly, monthly or yearly terms.
The Castle provides a perfect location for holidays, high profile and celebrity weddings, product launches and corporate events. The White Castle covers 3 hectares of ground in it's hilltop position. It is surrounded by 4 terraces and landscaped gardens. The White Castle has 4 terraces, providing a variety of settings for events. The terraces provide stunning views of the surrounding countryside from the snow-covered caps of the Alps to the famous Baou and charming village and to the sea of the Cote D'Azur.
The swimming pool is not part of the original building and was not required for the defense of France in the 11th century. The pool is 18m long and 9m wide. There is an infinity waterfall to create a relaxing sound while sitting by the pool or in the Jacuzzi. The pool house has a small kitchen & bar so guests can eat & drink by the poolside.
Through the middle ages the Castle was destroyed and rebuilt several times and in it’s last encounter with the Italians the Castle suffered an enormous blow and remained as ruins for more than a hundred and fifty years. It was then wonderfully restored to it's glory by a famous French Actress and her family, making it one of the most stunning accomplishments in Architecture to date, towering over everything in the area and creating it's own escape.
The large salon has doors opening onto the terrace with a large window with views of the Var valley below. A Baby grand piano can provide entertainment for your guests. All of the bedrooms are en-suite with large wardrobes to accommodate the 'heaviest' traveler. All the beds are extra large size with luxury handmade mattresses. All 15 bathrooms are fitted with bidets, double basins and special showers. Eight bathrooms also have baths.
The Castle is the perfect venue for private stays, marriages, retreats, fashion shows, car launches and private conferences in very private and secure surroundings. The Chateau is also an ideal film location.
The White Castle is located on the west side of the river Var. is 7 kilometers east of Vence and 10km from St Paul du Vence Nice airport, France's 2nd major airport, is approximately a 15 minutes drive. Both Monaco and Cannes are 30 minutes by car.
Children are welcomed
Pets require prior approval and non-refundable pet deposit
Events Allowed, please ask.
50% down to book
Balance due 60 days prior
Please bring proof of identification
Passport Required for non-resident
Travel insurance recommended
All Bookings are Final
Rates and fees subject to change without notice
|Rates From||€ 700|
**All starting rates are low season rates. Rates are now quoted based on occupancy and use. Please call or inquire for individual group rates.**
3 hectares of ground
Baby grand piano
3 additional bedrooms in the cottgae and pool-house
Catering on the terrace area that can comfortably seat up to 160 people
Spa area and outdoor facilities for exercises
Outdoor area to include a stage for theatre, orchestra, fashion shows, outdoor conferences and product launches
Outdoor catering on the grass area for up to 350 people with seating capacity
Helicopter landing for 2 helicopters