Goulaine castle, at the gates of Nantes and the ocean, the first Château de la Loire and one of the most remarkable historical monuments of the Pays de la Loire area.

A testimony to the good life OF THE banks OF THE LOIRE

The foundations of the castle are over 1000 years old, at the time this medieval fortress was responsible for defending the Duchy on the steps of Brittany.  Today the visitor discovers a sumptuous Renaissance castle built in tufa and dating from the end of the 15th century and residence of the same family for 1000 years. The ramparts overlook a set of medieval moats. The vast French garden of two hectares is surrounded by Goulaine wetlands, a classified Natura 2000 environmental area.


The rooms of the castle bear witness to the decorative wealth of the 17th century, private until recently, the kitchen of the 15th century, the King’s bedroom and the cabinet of curiosities are also open to you.
A tour for everyone: whether with game workshops, around a quiz or wearing pretty period costumes (from 3 to 12 years old), there are some for all ages at the Castle of Goulaine.

The Castle of Goulaine houses two guest rooms and offers its guests the opportunity to experience a stay in the heart of a Renaissance castle with all the comforts of today. 

In a group, looking for a place for your corporate events or for a reception ? The Castle of Goulaine will know thanks to installations adapted meet all your requests of the rent of room to the turnkey seminar while passing by the organization of a day discovery

Goulaine castle
Allée du Château 44115 Haute-Goulaine
Téléphone : 00 33 (0)2 40 54 91 42