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Rendez-vous Au Chateau

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Fantastic wine tour in St Emilion!

Having previously taken a day trip wine tour around the Medoc area as a couple in a larger group... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Eddie B
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St. Boswells, United Kingdom
A great day out

Frederic picked us up from our holiday home at the agreed time and told us the basics of Bordeaux... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris B
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Enjoy your time in Bordeaux with an ex winemaker (20 years of winemaking) who will introduce you to some nice chateaux, good winemakers, sites,,.. off the beaten tracks. Please ask him to see the different faces of Bordeaux area combining pleasant...more
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Having previously taken a day trip wine tour around the Medoc area as a couple in a larger group, we were keen to arrange something more tailored on our return to Bordeaux with a group of 12 friends. From my initial enquiry, Frederic Borliachon of...More

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rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous Au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Bonjour Eddie, I am extremely honoured by your review. Thanks a lot, it was a real pleasure to come with you to those small family vineyards which represent to me the "essence" of the Bordeaux vineyard, especially in the right bank. I hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Frederic picked us up from our holiday home at the agreed time and told us the basics of Bordeaux wine as we went the first vineyard. It was an excellent small establishment and after the tour we sat and sampled with the proprietor. On then...More

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rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous Au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Bonjur Chris, It was a real pleasure to be your guide for that St Emilion tour ! Thanks a lot for your post. I hope to see you again for another tour, an "unusual wine tour" ! Best regards, Frederic Borliachon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Frédéric took a group of 8 of us on a lovely bespoke day tour. We visit 3 small wine producers and walked through the historic town of Saint-Emilion. He was very accommodating, energetic, knowledgeable and well humoured. He picked us up from our accommodation. His...More

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rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous Au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Bonjour Andrew, Merci beaucoup/thanks a lot for your review. Best regards, Frederic Borliachon PS : next time, the left bank for an "off the beaten tracks" tour ?

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a group of 6 relatively younger, slightly less experienced wine drinkers, we were very excited for our visit to Bordeaux but did not even know where to start, what vineyards to visit, how to go about scheduling tours, etc. We found Frederic on Trip...More

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rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous Au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Bonjour, I recall very well that day with you and the delayed flight. At the end, it went to be nice, I do believe that it's because you are " une très bonne compagnie ".. very good fellows ! Thanks a lot for your review...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second tour with Fredric and we couldn’t have had more fun. He picked us up at the train station and drove us around in his Mercedes van. He was born and raised in the Right Bank of Bordeaux, worked in his family...More

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rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous Au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Bonjour John, Thanks a lot for your personal review. I would say "jamais deux sans trois" which is "never 2 times without a 3rd time" ! I hope to see you another time to experience a new tour ? And, it's true that I am...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We can not praise Frederic highly enough. We were a demanding group; 3 colleagues on a day trip from London catching up with our friends, 2 wine buffs from Australia, on a European wine tasting tour with their 2 young children aged 3 years and...More

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rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous Au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Bonjour Mike, thanks a lot for your review. Ready for another tour with you in the future, with your "wine buff" friends as well ! Best regards, Frederic Borliachon

Reviewed 20 August 2018

My wife and I made to right choice in choosing to partake in a private wine tour of the right bank and were especially pleased with Frederic's knowledge and attentiveness. Being a former wine maker, Frederic offered us the rare insight into not only what...More

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rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous Au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Bonjour Michael, Thanks a lot for your review, I hope to see you again for another "wine ride" in the Bordeaux vineyard ! Best regards, Frederic Borliachon

Reviewed 14 August 2018

We had a fabulous day with Frederic touring the Bordeaux region. Our group of 9 off the Silversea's cruise ship were ready for a fun day of touring and we were not disappointed. (The second van was driven by Henri). Knowledgeable, funny, flexible, energetic, all...More

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rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous Au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Bonjour Dan, Thanks a lot for your post. I hope that the cruise has been nice too. Best regards, Frederic Borliachon

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 9 included 2 teenagers a Senior,a 5 year old and 5 adults(what a mix!!!!) so we were looking for a specific wine guided tour wich was difficult because the ones we reach definitely were rude or they don’t wanna deal...More

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rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous Au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Bonjour Xinia, merci beaucoup (thanks a lot) for your post. I am really happy that the whole group enjoyed the tour, it's true that it was a real challenge to make it work for everybody ! I wish to see you again for another wine...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018

Thank you Frederic for showcasing the Best of Tourism experiences on the Right Bank of the Bordeaux region. Your knowledge, experience and educational tour was the most memorable and enjoyable wine tours I have been on in a long time. What beautiful product you have...More

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rvauchateau, Propriétaire at Rendez-vous Au Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Among the different reviews (so special for me, for many of them so personal), your post touches me a lot. Coming from you, working in the wine business, for the main wine merchant/producer of top australian wines. The time we spent together with your group...More

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16 April 2017|
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Response from rvauchateau | Property representative |
Bonjour, you're right.. Bastille day is not really the best day for a wine tour ; even though St Emilion area would be (to me) the only one tour interesting to do with enough good chateaux open that day. Happy Easter... More
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2 August 2015|
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Bonjour, First I am really sorry for my missing answer about your first demand. I will be available if you like on September 15th for a private tour if you like. Here is my email address : contact@rendezvousauchateau. I will... More
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16 June 2015|
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Response from rvauchateau | Property representative |
Bonjour, I would love to organize a tour for you next Monday, June 22nd ; pick up in Bordeaux center. If you could send me an email trough my website contact page, it will be perfect ! I will so answer with the different... More
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