Château Comtesse Lafond

Épernay, France

Château Comtesse Lafond is situated in Epernay, on the prestigious Avenue de Champagne and whose symbol of quality and elegance matches the prestigious cuvées dedicated to Comtesse Lafond, ancestor of Baron Patrick de Ladoucette. Historically known as Chateau de Pékin, Chateau Comtesse Lafond is a majestic and unique site that has been honoring wine-making tradition since the 19th century.

Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-1873) had portraited the Comtesse Lafond as well as Queen Victoria and Elisabeth Empress of Austria as well as many other royal families of Europe. This portrait can be seen today in the castle’s main salon.



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Founded: 19th century
Category: Palaces, manors and town halls in France


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Tay Jacobe (11 months ago)
This place is a hidden gem! My family came for a tasting of two champagnes, and we were the only people there for the full hour we were there. We sat outside on their sweeping, gorgeous lawn which is used as a wedding venue, and the server brought us the champagnes to try at our table. She was extremely knowledgable and told us about the unique history of the property and brand. It felt like a private tasting experience, but it was priced as a general tasting! I highly recommend it, especially on a nice day.
Nikolay (15 months ago)
The place may be closed for someone’s private party or a wedding - be prepared for that (you won’t know in advance)
Benjamin Heffter (20 months ago)
We had a lovely tasting at the chateau, very nice staff and great champagne. Beautiful castle to enjoy a glass in front.
Juan Carlos Reyes (23 months ago)
AWESOME EXPERIENCE! They'll Bubba Gump you on everything there is to know about Champaign. Very friendly and they speak English.
Amir Hefni (3 years ago)
We tried 4 champagnes here. Really wonderful and such a pleasure. Friendly staff. They also make wine. A newer champagne house but worth the visit. Indoors is a bit dated and could use some updates but overall very nice atmosphere. We loved the extra dry and the nectar.
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