Chateau de Saint Martory is an exquisite 500 year old property near Toulouse. It enjoys a superb position on the right bank of the Garonne river and is surrounded by beautiful woodland.
The Chateau is such a luxurious and unique setting for a wonderful destination wedding in one of the most beautiful regions of France. You and your wedding party are offered exclusive use of the Chateau for several nights which means that everyone can celebrate with you, then relax in style, making the very best of memories along the way.
Your ceremony can be held anywhere inside the Chateau, or outside in the glorious grounds. For your wedding breakfast, you have a choice of the rustic romance of the farmhouse, inside the Chateau itself, or in the charming courtyard – such a fabulous option for a balmy summer’s evening, where you can party into the night under the stars.
With so much on offer, it’s time to hand you over to the team at the Chateau to guide you through their enchanting venue.
Tell us about your venue
How about living a “Lord of the Castle” experience for a moment in time? Whether you need a relaxing private vacation, or a unique setting to celebrate a special moment with family and friends, Chateau de Saint-Martory is the perfect castle rental for holidays, family reunions, parties, seminars, weddings and wedding vow renewals.
Nested in the Garonne river valley, at the footstep of the Pyrenees mountains, this French Chateau offers a unique lifestyle experience in one of the most beautiful regions of France.
Built between 1515 and 1525, the property has been fully renovated and offers modern, luxurious facilities in an untouched historical environment. You will enjoy 40 hectares of tree plantations, breathtaking views, a heated swimming pool, plenty of leisure options and unforgettable gastronomy.
The Chateau is normally rented out as a whole, guaranteeing exclusivity for your group. And our offerings are always custom-tailored, making Chateau de Saint-Martory one of the most spectacular luxury chateau rentals in Europe.
Do you offer civil marriage and civil partnership ceremonies?
Couples car organize their civil marriage with a wedding planner at the chateau.
Do couples & their wedding party have exclusive use of your venue?
Venue capacity – How many guests can attend the day ceremony, if applicable, wedding breakfast & the evening reception?
Tell us just a little about any wedding packages you offer
Full property rental starts at €2,000 per night. Minimum four nights. Rate includes linens, toiletries, daily maid service and the presence of a caretaker on call.
WEDDING FEE : A fee is charged for the hire of reception space. Includes the organisation of two events on the grounds, tables and chairs for up to 150 persons, adequate security and maintenance staff, etc.
Price varies depending on number of guests. From €1,500 for up to 30 guests rising to €5,500 for more than 150 guests.
We propose a guideline of costs in our brochure.
Do you have in-house catering, or preferred suppliers or are couples free to choose their own caterers?
We can offer advice regarding suppliers and catering to our guests but there are free to choose their own suppliers.
Can couples supply their own alcohol for the evening? Is there a corkage fee?
Couples can supply their own alcohol, we do not charge corkage fee.
Are couples completely free to choose their own wedding entertainment & do you have a specific sound system?
Yes they are free to choose their own wedding entertainment.
Do you offer accommodation on site? If so, for how many guests?
Seven wonderful suites with a sleeping capacity of 14 adults. The Château’s farmhouse can accommodate another six adults, bringing the total bedding capacity of the property to 20 adults. A limited additional number of children is always welcome.
Do you have an in-house wedding co-ordinator?
We have Angela, the Chateau’s governess who is in charge of weddings at the Chateau. She helps couples to organize their wedding and provides advice on suppliers but she is not a wedding planner.
How far in advance can couples or their wedding stylist, florist etc have access to the venue in order to decorate it?
Do you have gardens or an outdoor area for wedding photographs?
The property spreads over 40 hectares of woods.
What’s your best advice to couples when choosing their perfect wedding venue?
The location is the key to a successful marriage. It will stand out not only in the photos and videos but will also have a major place in your memories and those of your family and friends.
The choice of the property is often the result of a “coup de Coeur.” The ideal place has to offer some freedom in terms of organization (the choice of service providers for example) but also a friendly owner and staff dedicated to making your wedding as easy and fun as possible.
Any finally, what are your favourite moments from previous wedding you’ve been involved with?
Our favourite moment behind the scenes is the ceremony, the most moving moment of every wedding.
All images courtesy of Chateau de Saint Martory