Château de Bussolles

Château de Bussolles is a beautiful castle built around 1800 where you can enjoy a wonderful quiet holiday or working week with family, friends, cycling clubs, yoga groups, painters and other large groups (up to 15 people); you can read previous holiday guests’ reviews here. The castle, whose history dates back to the 10th century, has 8 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, 2 lounges, a snooker room, poker room, a playroom and a beautiful swimming pool.
Here you can read more about the history of the castle, dating back to the 10th century.

Via a long lane surrounded by beautiful plane trees you will reach the entrance of the castle. On the ground floor you’ll find the main hall, two large lounges, a room with a professional snooker table, the old chapel that now serves as a TV room, the poker room, a large kitchen and two unique stairwells. The castle has a basement of the size of the whole castle. The links ground floor, first floor and second floor take you directly to detailed photos of all floors and spaces in the castle. Want to know what our guests thought of the castle? Then have a look at our review page On the first floor there are 6 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, two of which with bathtub. On the second floor there are 2 more bedrooms (each with its own bathroom, one with bathtub) and a renovated playroom, the mecca for the children: table tennis, air hockey, darts, table football and toys for the little ones. The living area of Château de Bussolles is approximately 600 m2. The castle has every day comfort i.e. central heating, WiFi, TV.

The estate includes a recently renovated swimming pool or 11.5 by 5.5 meters, with a pleasant broad staircase. In addition, there is a trampoline for the children and a football pitch. In our barn you will find all sorts of materials for, badminton, ‘pétanque’ (boules) and two go-karts.
The entire estate covers an area of 12 hectares, of which approximately 9 hectares of pasture. A wide footpath runs through our own little forest.

The castle is also suitable for weddings, meetings, trainings and workshops and is maintained and kept clean throughout the year. You can find detailed photos under the heading Photos. Under ‘Activities’ you can read and see what you can do in and around the castle and what to see and do in the area. The latest comments and reviews can be found on this page.

The Bussolles estate also hosts Gîtes de Bussolles, consisting of a small and a very spacious gîte, both suitable for 2 people. You can rent this together with or separately from the castle. The castle and gîtes are located about 6 kilometers from Lapalisse in the Allier department (Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the rural and peaceful heart of France.

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Click on the video on the left for a wonderful bird’s eye view of the castle, swimming pool and surroundings. Can’t wait to spend your vacation here? Click here.