Clisson is a pretty town just 30 minutes to the south-east of Nantes at the...
A stay at the Château de la Barre
near Le Mans
is a truly exceptional experience.
You are welcomed like friends by the charming Comte & Comtesse de Vanssay ; they are a perfect combination; she is Anglo-American and he is 20th generation French aristocracy.
Much of the furniture has been in the family for generations and marks milestones in the family history. The Comte is an expert in wines and has an extensive cellar. He is happy to share his knowledge with his guests.