The Sassenage Castle

Have you ever dreamed to live just for a couple of hours the royal life?  The Castle of Sassenage proudly settled at the bottom of the Vercors, not far from Grenoble opens its door to you.

The Sassenage Chateau © Etienne Eymard Duvernay

Being of a huge size, its vast dwelling dates back from 1665 and recall the reign of Louis XIII. Inside you may find memories of the old Marquis Charles Louis de Sassenage continue to live on.

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The Sassenage Chateau © Etienne Eymard Duvernay
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The Sassenage Chateau - Copper pans © Etienne Eymard Duvernay

A jewel of the Dauphinois heritage, the castle offers an outstanding collection of furniture: Parisian and Dauphinois pieces, late 18th century wall papers, antique woodworks and stucco, as well as paintings and family portraits.

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Mme de Bérenger's bedroom © Etienne Eymard Duvernay
The Sassenage Chateau

The Sassenage Chateau is flanked by a magnificent park, re-landscaped in the 19th century. Get lost on its paths and stroll along the Couchant promenade. Majestic tall trees engulf you, offering a solemn serenity in all seasons, and precious refreshment especially during summer time. Classified as remarkable, the Lebanese cedars, Orient plane trees, American walnut trees, red maples, guaranteed romance as the sun sets.
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To enjoy your visit of Sassenange even more, don’t miss the Sassenage Cisterns