Our 2021 services

It’s a great place to have lunch or a snack with friends. Its variety of landscapes, their aesthetics and the way they get together make it a much-appreciated setting for event organizers and professionals in the creative industries.

Guided tour

Running time: about 75 minutes

It is strongly advised to wear suitable shoes a part of the visit takes places on grass walkways with a vertical drop.

By reservation:
minimum 15 people
Price: 12 euros per person

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Jardins et arboretum de Poulaines, jardin botanique et gites de prestige en Région Centre-Val de Loire
L'art de vivre à la française au Domaine de Poulaines (Indre, France). Fruits et légumes du domaine, jus de pomme du Domaine, vin de et fromage de chêvre de Valençay,produits locaux.

Before or after your visit:

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Local produce often directly from the garden
A space for passionate craftspeople

Available for reservation (from parties of 15 people)

20 € per personne
(not including the guided tour : 12 € per personne)

Pâté Berrichon (local speciality pastry filled with sausage meat and egg) with mixed salad

Valençay Artisan goat’s cheese

Homemade cake (using fruit and eggs from the Domain – depending on the season and availability)
Artisanal Ice-creams

Still water
Café Richard coffee or Mariage Frères tea

Wine from Valençay

Les Terrajots
Domaine Jourdain


(extra per bottle)

Quote for hot food possible on request

Afternoon Tea

By reservation
for parties of 15 or above.

9 € per person
(not including guided tour: 12 € per person)

1 piece of cake per person

1 cake for 6 people
, up to 3 different cakes available.
Chocolate cake / Crumble (with seasonal fruits from the Domaine) / Clafoutis (with seasonal fruits from the Domaine).

still water


apple and quince, apple and grape, apple

(4.50 € extra per bottle)

Our 100% pure pasteurized juices are obtained by simply pulping the fruit, without any additives.
To preserve the qualities of the fruit we do not clarify our juices.

The gardens are the ideal setting for

Chic lunches, dinners, picnics,
cocktails or themed receptions

For companies, organisations, weddings, societies, special occasions…

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The domain’s setting is ideal for

Film locations| Advertisements | Photo shoots
Weddings| Birthdays| Christenings

Production companies


Communication/advertising agencies

Wedding planners


Event planners


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Photo © Sisley – Film and photo shoot at the Domaine de Poulaines in 2018


All year round

The Domaine de Poulaines offers you the chance to mark your event, (marriage, baptism, retirement, company transfer) taking place at the Domain with a commemorative plaque on a tree in the arboretum.

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Free parking in the village of Poulaines.

Our animal friends are not allowed.

Unfortunately we are not able to offer toilet facilities for people with reduced mobility at this time.

The Domaine de Poulaines is ideally located in the middle of the Berry, in the vicinity of the A20 and A85 motorways.

2 hours 45 minutes from Paris

1 hour 45 minutes from Limoges

1 hour 20 minutes from Tours

1 hour from Orleans

35 minutes from Vierzon (train station 90 minutes by train from Paris Austerlitz) A20, Exit 10 – Vatan/Issoudun/Valençay

30 to 40 minutes from Chateauroux (airport and train station) A20, Exit 10 – Vatan


The Domain can sleep up to 10 people and the nearby village of Poulaines (accessible on foot) also has accommodation.

Rent the manor’s terrace.

A marquee can be installed in the shade of the redwood (capacity: 300 people).

For a wedding: A secular ceremony can be held at the Domain (for example, in the heart of the arboretum) or a religious one at the village church, 100 metres away.

Access to the gardens and arboretum for all guests.

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Automn 2021

Creation of a reception room in an outbuilding adjoining the mansion.

Seating up to 80 / with an outdoor terrace for up to 300 people / kitchen facilities.

Find out more on the Domaine de Poulaines blog