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The castle with its advantageous position offers many exceptional activities


The castle is located in Avesnes-en-Bray a small town in northern France, located in the department of Seine-Maritime and the Haute-Normandie region. In addition to the activities we offer in the castle we have selected for you the best of the region.


National Forest of Lyons

Located 20 km from the castle, the forest of Lyons, is one of the largest forests of Normandy, near Lyons-la-Forêt. It covers approximately 10,700 hectares straddling the North East of the department of Eure and the South East of the Seine-Maritime.


Gerberoy, one of the "most beautiful villages in France", is located in the center of a triangle formed by Beauvais, Rouen and Amiens in the heart of Picardy. Culminating at 188 meters the town received in 1202 the title of "city" awarded by King Philip Augustus.

Dieppe Beach

With its deep harbour protected by white cliffs, Dieppe has long been a favourite for cross-Channel visitors. Learn about the town’s maritime connections up at the cliff-top castle, down at the Cité de la Mer, and in a theatre dedicated to the tragic Allied Dieppe Raid of 1942.


Giverny, home village of painter Claude Monet, in the town of Vernon, and in their surroundings. Located in the North-West of France,
80 km West from Paris, in Normandy.

The Avenue Verte Loding <> Paris

This route is specially signposted for cyclists between the two great capitals, and you cross the Channel via the Transmanche Newhaven-Dieppe service. On the British side, it makes use of the existing National Cycle Network of cycle routes, leading you south out of London, over the North Downs and through Sussex to the South Downs.

Roeun Cathedral

Primatial Cathedral Notre Dame de l' Assumption of Rouen is the most prestigious monument of the city. It is the seat of the Archdiocese of Rouen, the capital of the ecclesiastical province of Normandy.

Michelin Star Restaurants

Nine chefs have received at least one Michelin star: Tournandre Gill (Gill), Olivier Dasilva (The Odas) every three are in Rouen etc ...The opportunity to discover the Norman gastronomy at its peak.


Take a private horseback riding lesson with Mme Pichavant-Demarrez, professional horse dresser in the region. Or enjoy some one-on-one time with a horse, feeding and grooming it.


Roulette, blackjack, slot machines ... If these words trigger in you a feel a curiosity or a desire never satisfied, dare to try your luck at the Grand Casino of Forges-les-Eaux.

Amusement Park

Adventure park with roller coasters, funfair & gentle river rides for all ages, plus animal shows.


Watch all the latest releases at the local cinema Les Ecrans, situated on place Nationale at Gournay-en-Bray.

Private Events

Book the venue for a private event and have all of the château at your disposal. Whether it is a wedding or a birthday celebration or a professional conference, we're here to help you make your event hustle-free.

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