Château du Sureau has ten rooms and a private villa on its grounds. Each room in the château is named for a plant that grows on the property. Guests can choose to pay a room rate for a simple overnight stay, or they can select Full Board, which includes an overnight stay, lunch upon arrival, dinner for two, and a classic European breakfast in the morning.
Ground Floor Rooms
The Thyme Room is wheelchair-accessible and has a layout and bathroom designed for guests with mobility issues. Decorated in olive green and coral, The Thyme Room overlooks the courtyard and the terrace, which can be glimpsed out of its arched windows. A writing desk and a wood-burning fireplace complete this elegant room.
The Rosehip Room is decorated in antique rose and gold and looks out upon the back garden and the nature park. The room sports Empire furnishings, a queen bed, and a cozy reading nook. There is a soaking tub in the bathroom to complete the comfort that this room offers.
The Sweet Geranium Room is full of shades of terracotta, sand, and melon green. In it are a king-sized canopy bed, a snug sitting area, a wood-burning fireplace, and a balcony, which surveys the front garden, the pool, and the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
The Mint Room is arrayed in tones of mint green and currant red. With a balcony view of the back gardens and the nature park, this room has a draped king-sized canopy bed, a wood-burning fireplace, and a Jacuzzi and separate shower in the bathroom.
The Ciboulette Room is bedecked in forest green, cream, and rose. Its windows look out upon the back gardens and pathways. This room has two double beds, French country décor, and a shower.
Second Floor Rooms
The Elderberry Room is wreathed in shades of blue, white, and honey yellow. The French balcony of this room looks out to the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Cathedral ceilings and whitewashed beams add to the magnificence of this suite, as does a stunning king-sized canopy bed and a wood-burning fireplace. The bathroom has a shower and a separate soaking tub.
The Saffron Room is decorated in burnt orange, black, and gold. This resplendent suite boasts an antique ebony wood bedroom set and a black marble wood-burning stove. The bathroom has a shower and a black marble soaking tub.
The Rosemary Room is ornamented in sky blue and emerald green. Its view is of the back garden and the Sierra Nevada Mountains. The king-sized canopy has lush draperies, and the room is made warmer by the comfortable sitting area and its wood-burning stove. The bathroom has a shower and a separate soaking tub.
The Chamomile Room is bedecked in gold and celery green. It is made truly luxurious by its cathedral ceilings, its king-sized canopy bed, and its elegant mahogany furnishings. The French balcony overlooks the back gardens and the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
The Lavender Room is beautifully adorned in periwinkle blue and lavender. It has a lovely king-sized sleigh bed, and a small balcony overlooking the front gardens, the pool, and the Sierra Nevadas, and it contains a sitting area and a wood-burning stove.
The Villa Sureau
The Villa Sureau is a private gated property on the grounds of the Château du Sureau. Surrounded by an oak and pine forest, this secluded estate house boasts 14-foot ceilings, two exquisitely furnished bedrooms, two marble bathrooms with oversized whirlpool baths, and a library and drawing room. Throughout this private domain are antiques, works of art, and tapestries, all of which date from the 19th century. Guests of the house can also enjoy a personal outdoor spa. Chateau du Sureau, a Romantic Castle Getaway in Oakhurst, California - Photo: