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Constructed at the end of the 16th century in a Palladian architectural style, the Château de Vaugrenier has belonged to the same family since 1750. The venue, which is located in Villeneuve-Loubet at about 15 minutes from Nice airport  towards Antibes, is surrounded by 150 hectares of agricultural land.

The property has a large function room with a seated capacity of 130 people, which is commonly used for the wedding breakfast.

The terrace in front of the property surrounding a rectangular pond with central fountain can be used for pre-dinner drinks or seated dinners weather permitting.

Enquiries for weddings at the Château de Vaugrenier all pass through an events agency in Villeneuve-Loubet called Prestige & Privilege. However, if you would like to organise your wedding on your own or with another wedding planner, the company have no problem with this and offer a basic rental fee without any other services included. Rates for the rental of the property’s function room, the “Grand Salle du Chateau”, are as follows:

Evening (from 17.00 to 03.00): 2760 Euros
Daytime (from 11.00 to 16.00) 2480 Euros
Full Day (from 11.00 to 03.00): 3330 Euros

You should be aware that the prices quoted above apply for 2010 only and no not include the rental of tables and chairs, catering, decoration of any kind or the cleaning of the venue post-event.

Don’t hesitate to contact Kerry at My Riviera Wedding if you would like to find out more about weddings at the Château de Vaugrenier by email or by posting a comment below. If you prefer to contact the Château de Vaugrenier directly, please don’t forget to mention that you found the venue on! By doing this you will be helping me to spread the word about my wedding planning activities.


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domaine du mont leuze 2Located at only 20 minutes from Nice airport towards Monaco in the hills above Villefranche sur Mer,the Domaine du Mont Leuze is a truly spectacular wedding venue boasting one of the most impressive views on the French Riviera. The Domaine du Mont Leuze is owned by the now Mayor of Eze, a well to do businessman, and is situated in 13 hectares of land in a national park area. The domain is comprised of 20 villas ranging from 1 to 5 bedrooms in size accommodating a total of approximately 180 guests, 2 swimming pools, a main building referred to as the Chateau with 2 interior event spaces (one upstairs and one down stairs) as well as 3 terraces and luscious gardens providing ample spaces suitable for cocktail & canapé receptions, wedding ceremonies, seated dinners and dance parties. The venue is well adapted to large groups with parking for up approximately 200 to 250 cars. The Domaine du Mont Leuze also has a helipad for those who wish to arrive in style.

domaine du mont leuze 3The large 550m² main terrace haply named the ‘Toit du Monde’ or ‘Roof of the World’ offers panoramic sea views looking over the exclusive Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat peninsular and can accommodate up to a maximum of 400 people in seated dinner and 600 people in standing cocktail formation. A marquee fits comfortably on the main terrace which, out of season, would provide a perfect solution to stay warm and protected against the elements. The Terrazzita is a secondary terrace which is often used for the pre-diner drink at a wedding reception before a seated dinner on the Toit du Monde terrace and has a capacity of 100 people standing or 50 people seated. The Vista terrace, a smaller terrace with a capacity of 80 people standing, is hidden slightly from view amongst the trees and is an ideal place for a wedding ceremony underneath a pergola with chiffon draping. The area around the main swimming pool and the beautiful gardens with romantic fountain both can fit 100 people comfortably standing and are ideal for pre-dinner drinks.

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Exclusive use of the areas detailed above depends on the number of guests you wish to participate in your wedding celebrations and ranges from 7800 Euros HT to 17,300 Euros HT (excluding French VAT at 19.6%). The Domaine du Mont Leuze has its own in-house catering company who offers competitively priced menus.

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If you would like to enquire about holding your wedding at the Domaine du Mont Leuze, you can email Kerry at My Riviera Wedding or leave a comment below. If you prefer to contact the venue directly, you can get in touch with Véronique Weber by email or by telephone +33 (0)4 93 76 21 00. Please don’t forget to mention that you found the venue on! By doing this you will be helping me to spread the word about my wedding planning activities.

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