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Langlois-Chateau

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM, 2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
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The best in the area.

Having visited several other wineries I discovered this one. The guide was very knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Babette B
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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
Very informative

Great tour, we went out of season so just had a tour of the caves, but this was still brilliant and... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
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A family-owned company since 1885, Langlois-Chateau offers a unique tour of the entire winery, including a view of the vineyards, the pressing centre and the caves. The tour culminates in a complete guided wine tasting session in the boutique. The...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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3 rue Leopold Palustre, 49400, Saumur, France
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 8 September 2015

We actually selected this after reviewing the previous reviews on trip advisor and were really impressed with the quality of the tour and the product! The information provided on the tour was informative and delivered with great humour. We started off in the class room...More

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Langlois C, Responsable commercial at Langlois-Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2015

Thanks a lot for your comment. Our only pressure is to please our customer and when he buys, it is even better !!

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 9 September 2012

Except for the sound light show about the wedding of royalty, the castle was like so many others. the gardens are really a wonderful playground for children with many possible activities.More

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Langlois C, Responsable relations clients at Langlois-Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2012

Hello, I believe that you meant to write about the Castle of Saumur ? Langlois-Chateau is a wine Estate in Saumur, it is easy to mistake since our name also bears the name "chateau", which was the family name of our founder, Jeanne Chateau. You...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having visited several other wineries I discovered this one. The guide was very knowledgeable and helpful and we learnt so much more from this personal touch rather than just listening through head phones given out at other places. And the entrance fee was refunded when...More

Thank Babette B
Langlois C, Responsable relations publiques at Langlois-Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Babette, Our tour is a real visit of the company from inside. The guide is here to help you discover our way of working but also to show you all our appelations and different kind of wine. This is essential to make a good...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Great tour, we went out of season so just had a tour of the caves, but this was still brilliant and informative (and for a bargain price of €2.50!!) the wines were delicious, and the sparkling red is a must-try! Would go again.More

1  Thank 765bexb
Langlois C, Responsable relations publiques at Langlois-Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Hello, Indeed without a reservation it is not possible to do the "Winery Backstage" tour, even the visit of the cave isn't always avalaible.. "Very informative" is a good description of our tours, whose purpose is to share our knowledge and passion during the tour....More

Reviewed 15 September 2018

5€ for a 1.5 hour tour and tasting of several wines. It starts with an interesting overview during which we all learnt something new about wine-making. We then headed off to see the process from start to finish before finally arriving in the shop for...More

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Langlois C, Responsable relations publiques at Langlois-Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Hello Tripitoes, Indeed our tour is quite long, reserved to people ready to discover the wine diversity from this area. We hope that the tour and tasting help you to choose the perfect wine for your taste ! Kind regards

Reviewed 14 September 2018

Having seen previous reviews of this tour we had high expectations and we were not let down. The first part was spent in a 'classroom' and gave us the background on wine making and production, before we toured the press and fermentation area, then undergound...More

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Langlois C, Responsable relations publiques at Langlois-Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Hello AdyWilton, Thank you for that nice comment, You described well our tour, whose purpose is to help you to understand the wine world and the process of wine growing, by the visit of our company A must to do if you want to discover...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018

Visited this Vineyard based on the reviews from TripAdvisor and we weren't disappointed. We booked an English tour and we were the only ones on it with our two children aged 13 & 11. It started off with a classroom explanation of the winemaking process...More

1  Thank P1RSW
Langlois C, Responsable relations publiques at Langlois-Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hello P1RSW, Thank you for this nice comment, As you said it is essential to book ! Without a reservation we can't be sure to offer you a tour ... The purpose of the wine tasting at the end is to put into practice all...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

If you come to Saumur, or even this end of the Loire Valley, and you only visit one winery make sure this is it. For only €5 Isabelle took us and another family on a 1.5hr tour of the whole site, including a lesson on...More

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Langlois C, Responsable relations publiques at Langlois-Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hello Ben, Thank you very much for your comment ! Indeed we try to be as instructive as possible with a very long tour of 1h30 Our guide are passionnated and sometimes with a touch of humour we try to captivate you about the way...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

We have visited all of the cellars in Saumur now, but perhaps this was a case of saving the best till last! You are assured a genuinely warm welcome from staff who know their wines and the winemaking process, but who are not bogged down...More

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Langlois C, Responsable relations publiques at Langlois-Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Hello The_Dunelmian Indeed the first part can be consider as the "School of Wine" in order to introduce you to the visit of the production site. With the unchanging temperature of 12°C, our cave is a very good place to be when a 37°C heatwave...More

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

This is a small, independent vineyard which goes from their own grapes (not all do) to bottle. Really interesting tour including a ‘classroom’ session learning about still & sparkling and red & white wine making processes followed by a tour of the production facility and...More

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Langlois C, Responsable relations publiques at Langlois-Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Hello Coltav29, Thank you for this nice description of our tour ! Indeed the 1h30 tour finish with a complete tasting in order to see in reel the effect of Land and Human labor on the wine taste. See you soon at Lanlgois-Chateau

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

There are loads of great wine tasting places around the world including Australia, New Zealand and many more. Can’t give more than average as though nice nothing exceptional ...but did buy a nice Rose there :)More

Thank CAROLE K
Langlois C, Responsable relations publiques at Langlois-Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Indeed nowadays the New World (Australia, New Zealand and America...) offers a lot of place to taste wine and many of them are fabulous ! Otherwise we are surprised that nothing appear to you as exceptionnal or more than average ! Did you do the...More

Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Interesting tour Saw actual winery and fascinating Caves. Excellent guide providing good explanations Best bit of course was the tasting!

Thank 1966MG
Langlois C, Responsable relations publiques at Langlois-Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Hello MG, Of course the best part of the tour is for sure the tasting but before it is essential to learn all the process in order to grow a wine ! Our actual winery and old caves are here for that Kind regards

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Hello, the tour is very complete and last one hour and a half so you need to book in order to have a guide with you ! See You Soon at Langlois-Chateau !
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