Elope to a Romantic French Chateau

Chateau Challain is the perfect fairytale French castle for your elopement.
An elopement is an act of love between two people, a sacred bond, a pact for lovers. If your world is only big enough for one another, then come to Chateau Challain and declare that love in our timeless setting. We offer the most imitate of affairs, with packages to suit all your needs. Chateau Challain's Neo-Gothic splendour, quiet rural location and period styling are designed for romance. Book one of our all-inclusive elopement packages and you'll be treated like royalty.

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Chateau Elopements
We know your elopement should be perfect, so sit back and relax, let us take care of everything for you.
Your elopement ceremony

Your Elopement Ceremony

In our elopement package, the gazebo will be covered in our stunning faux-floral decoration, yet tailored with delicate fabrics to convey your personal tastes. We also have a beautiful on-site chapel, or if you wish to have a church ceremony we can arrange it for you at our local chapel.
Your bridal suite

Your Bridal Suite

Choose from over a dozen luxury suites for your French elopement. Our most popular bridal suites are The Romance Suite, The Toile de Joue and The Tower. These suites are the epitome of luxury with four poster beds, high quality US mattresses, classically designed with ensuite bathrooms.
Food bar cake

Catering and Wedding Cake

Our chefs and bartenders will tantalise your taste buds with four or five course locally sourced wedding dinner, canapés, wine, champagne, beer, spirits and cocktails. Your wedding cake, breakfast for overnight guests and rehearsal dinner is included in all wedding packages.
Decoration and flowers

Decoration and Flowers

We'll work with you to create your dream floral elopement theme. We design and source everything for you. Your chateau elopement can have whatever flowers you want, designed by expert florists.
Music and Entertainment

Music and Entertainment

The chateau is a five star luxury elopement venue and with a harpist or pianist for your ceremony, or even a singer or choir we'll create the perfect ambience. In the evening we have cover bands, Jazz bands, quartets or a DJ, whatever suits your taste.
Photography and video

Elopement Photography and Video

Chateau Challain is the perfect French elopement venue and an amazing backdrop for your wedding photos. We offer video and drone photography to capture your special day. View examples of our elopement photography and video in our wedding photo gallery.