Who has never dreamed of getting married in a castle, surrounded by all his loved ones?

The Château de Meillant is the ideal place to make this day the most beautiful of your life. In the heart of green Berry, 35 km south of Bourges, we offer a unique and enchanting setting for the most romantic of weddings. The main courtyard is perfect to greet guests, host a cocktail hour, toasts... The interior of the Château is perfect for the reception. Two connecting rooms are available: the Guards Room and the Louis XII Room, which can accommodate up to 150 guests.

The surrounded English park is the ideal setting for any outdoor event from cocktails, to brunch, photo shoots, and civil ceremonies.

A number of nearby hotels and guesthouses are available to accommodate your guests.

We want your wedding to be flawless and maintain a list of local vendors (florists, DJs, caterers, photographers) to help with the preparations. If you prefer to use outside vendors, this is possible. You have the freedom to choose who will help prepare for your wedding.

We are happy to assist you in the organization of your reception and will share our experience and expertise in the art of hospitality.

We strive to make you wedding reflect your vision. We offer you a range of options according to your desires and your budget.

Our spaces

The castle is available to rent from May 1 to September 30. Guest accommodation is available at the hotel in St Amand Montrond at 6 km (7 min). Berry and the surrounding areas offer many other hotels and guest houses.


cour d’honneur du château de Meillant
capacity : 400 PEOPLE STANDING, 700M2

The main courtyard

The most elegant and prestigious space of 700 m2 for your cocktail reception, your dinner or a welcome aperitif


DINER salle des gardes Meillant
capacity : 100 seats, 170M2

The guard's room

A majestic hall with a large fireplace and stained-glass windows. The perfect location for an unforgettable ceremony


salle Louis 12 Meillant
capacity : 20 seats

The Louis XII room

This large room is located next to the Guard’s Room. The Louis XII room is also an ideal space for children


Cuisine château meillant
capacity : 35 people standing


The Kitchen is a natural choice for a gourmet buffet, especially in the case of uncertain weather.


farmyard of Meillant
capacity : 150 PERS. STANDING


The charm of the old stables will seduce you for brunch or for your outdoor games


La chapelle de Meillant vu du parc
5 hectares


A green setting for your ceremony, wedding photos, outdoor games or a nap in the shade...

Special Events

Each space has its own charm. Whether religious or secular, you will find a special space within each to highlight your wedding at the Château de Meillant

Vin d'honneur

The main courtyard is an exceptional setting for the most beautiful day of your life. Welcome your guests against an idyllic panorama, with an unparalleled view of the historic facades as well as a breath-taking view of the park The use of tents is possible but must be discussed with the castle staff. Decisions are made for each event. You will have the freedom to choose your vendors. We also maintain a list of vendors local to Berry who meet our high standards. Let yourself be carried away by our experience and our network of professional florists, decorators, caterers, and photographers.


To make an unforgettable memory, we suggest pictures of the bride and groom in the castle’s park. The grounds offer so many romantic settings to immortalize the most beautiful of celebrations… nestled under 300-year-old trees, tucked in bucolic alleys, along authentic moats, under covered bridges...

Wedding reception

Elegant and spacious, the Guard’s Room is open to you for your comfort during for dinner and dancing. We suggest placing the head table in front of the sumptuous fireplace… For larger weddings, we offer the adjoining Louis XII room. This room is also ideal for a separate children’s area during your wedding reception. Both rooms will transport you to a bygone area….

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