Château de la Chesnaye

Painting Retreat Dates for 2019:

June Retreat – Booked

July 19th to July 26th

Welcome to Château de la Chesnaye, not a hotel but your home to enjoy the company of other soul searchers looking for a timeout from the busy world to enjoy painting.

Our exquisite 12 guest rooms and spacious communal area’s create an atmosphere to immerse you in the surrounding French countryside. With an extensive range of creative and relaxing activities available, we guarantee time spent at Château de la Chesnaye will be rewarding and rejuvenating.

A touch of traditional French living

The 18th century French Chateau has been lovingly renovated. Château de la Chesnaye combines traditional elegance with modern finesse. From the impressive dining room to each of the individually designed guest rooms, there’s a relaxing ambiance that convinces you the hustle and bustle of everyday life is a world away.

Food and Wine – indulge the senses

Classic simplicity is our Chef’s specialty, with local produce and classic wines of the region being the staple of the daily menu. All guests stay on a full board basis, our Chef’s are passionate and renowned for their family style plates of the finest fresh seasoned ingredients from the best local suppliers.

Booking your retreat

Château de la Chesnaye provides the perfect destination for groups to gather, escape and immerse themselves in beautiful French Countryside. To secure your stay on one of our painting retreats, please go to the booking page and select your room and preferred dates.

Once you submit your booking request, we will be in touch to confirm your booking. If you require more information please contact or call Sandra on +353 86 045 5888

A perfect location for exploring

Château de la Chesnaye, not a hotel but a home to enjoy the company of other art lovers and soul searchers. You will have the freedom to express yourself with or without instruction. Owner and artist, Sandra Kelly Williams will be your host for the week to ensure you have everything you’ll need.