Nouvelle Aquitaine, Gironde
Château Fombrauge is the largest vineyard in Saint-Émilion. It is also one of the oldest estates in the region dating back to 1679. Although vines were cultivated on the site as far known as 1599.
The charming, regal château is one of the nicest châteaux on the Right Bank. Since it was acquired by Bernard Magrez, the Château’s long corridors have echoed with melodies played with Stradivarius’ finest, in concerts and by musicians in residence.
You can choose between the spring suite with its stately elegance and a period suite with the charm of a bygone era, for a taste of unprecedented luxury. Its inviting grounds and formal French garden are perfect for a relaxing stroll. Waited on by your dedicated chef and butler, you can savour private fine dining in the elegant dining room where you and your guests can enjoy the unique view of the vineyards.
Private dining options will be available for this property on an exclusive-use basis with dishes elaborated by the world-renowned chef Pierre Gagnaire. You can choose your menu from some of the finest produce available in the region and our skilled sommeliers will help you choose wines, Champagnes and drinks from a cellar packed with 172 Grands Crus Classés.
We offer a wide range of tailor-made activities to discover and understand the magical world of great wines throughout this region. Many are available both mid-week and weekend throughout the year, providing you with the complete freedom to choose your travel dates. For specific activities particular to Château Fombrauge include wine & caviar tastings, wine workshops, chateaux tours or opportunities to explore the region’s small country lanes in a luxury car, fly over the vineyards in a helicopter.