Bonaguil's castle, Saint-Front-sur-Lemance

(4.7/5 based on 300+ reviews on the web)
Built in the mid-13th century, Bonaguil's castle was the last of the fortified castles. Over the centuries, the castle has undergone several renovations both for modernization and comfort. Tour the structure to peer into the life of the medieval French. The castle's name means "good needle," a nod to its location on a rocky hillside. To visit Bonaguil's castle on your holiday in Saint-Front-sur-Lemance, and find out what else Saint-Front-sur-Lemance has to offer, use our Saint-Front-sur-Lemance vacation route planner.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Fun and interesting destination. Nice village at the foot of the castle with a few good restaurants. Castle has a natural fridge which I never experienced/saw. Clear map with explanations for an educational route through the Castle. From the Tower a beautiful view!
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  • Well worth a visit because of the very realistic impression that one getting there what life there must have been used. Well preserved and beautiful renovation work.
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  • Do not miss the guided tour. The guide is very interesting and humorous. Guess why he lugs around a bottle of murky water during the visit?
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  • First visit to a French castle. A beautiful site. I think the is the best in the surrounding area. Don' miss it if you are in this area!
  • Well conserved medieval style castle, never been attack. great to visit especially with kids.
  • Visited in 2014 on the recommendation of a nice local that we met at the shopping center not far from here. We are from Australia and didnt really know what was in the area, but we are grateful for the information that was given to us. Its quite amazing to see these castles from a bygone era. We have nothing like this at home. Simply amazing.
  • Fantastic castle
  • Very nice!