Luxury hotel description - DLW Luxury Hotels Worldwide
Sandton Château De Raay is a unique, fully restored castle hotel where luxury, ambiance and art occupy centre stage. The 13 hectare country estate has since 1236 been occupied by nobility. From 1937 to 1999 this beautiful country estate served as a convent for nuns.
After an extensive renovation lasting 4 years, the 4- star deluxe Sandton Château de Raay opened its gates in 2005. Sandton Château de Raay is one of the most exceptional hotels in the Netherlands and Europe. Come and be amazed in our magnificent hotel in the beautiful region of North Limburg. We personally guarantee that your every need will be met.
The hotel rooms, which have been renovated to the highest standard, are full of character, natural and with sumptuous furnishing. The spacious bathrooms are extremely stylish for hotel standards. The 50 luxury rooms are furnished with beautiful art provided by the artistic contributions of Art Centre de Raay. A number of rooms have even been designed and finished in detail by renowned artists. The hotel is accessible for disabled guests.
Every room of Sandton Château de Raay is equipped with all modern comforts. A minibar, guest safe, make-up mirror, shower (and/or bath), hairdryer, coffee & tea making facilities, desk, internet connection, TV (film choice), luxury seating and beautiful atmospheric lighting are standard. Sleep comfort is, partly due to the fine Egyptian bed linen, the excellent beds, an eiderdown and pillow, the pinnacle of what is on offer in the hotel sector. This, combined with the luxurious soft furnishings, ensure that you are going to experience the rooms as stunning and comfortable. The comfort rooms are only accesible by stairs.
DELUXE ROOMS AND CASTLE ROOMS
The Deluxe and Castle rooms are, just as the Comfort rooms equipped with all modern comforts. These rooms are however more spacious, have a bath and extra large beds.
Sandton Château de Raay has 5 Art rooms. All rooms are furnished by different renowned artists and are therefore all unique. Not only in the Netherlands, but worldwide! All rooms have the same facilities as the Deluxe and Castle rooms but they have often been given additional special treatment.
Sandton Château de Raay has 8 Suites. These suites are very spacious. In addition to the comforts referred to above, the suites all have a DVD player and stereo.
Restaurant „De Wintertuin“ is situated in the former court yard of the castle. The restaurant is located in the impressive winter garden, bearing the same name, which links the two annexes to the castle tower. Exquisite food, Limburg‘s cuisine at its best. In the fine restaurant, chef Dylan van Hirtum waives his sceptre at the highest level over his international kitchen. On request, his magnificent kitchen offers special dinners and cooking evenings at the specially equipped Chef’s Table.
The 13 hectare country estate has an idyllic location. With a long drive, its private woods, ponds, beautiful terraces and gardens with exceptional garden art, you immediately get a sense of grandeur.
Exclusively for Chateau de Raay, Santalvm offers wellness treatments in your hotel room. You don’t have to go anywhere, just relax and enjoy yourself in your own room with a facial combined with an extensive foot treatment for example or opt for BODY UNION, a total body massage where you are massaged from head to toe with fragrant oils. Choose your personal scent blend, listen to relaxing music, enjoy, unwind and let go of the world for a while! Santalvm wellness treatments are carried out with care and are customised to the individual. We use 100% natural, homemade products, which we personally blend.
Art Center De Raay
The Orangery of Chateau de Raay houses Art Center de Raay. The Center provides an inspiring meeting place for the art and business world and for anyone who would like to enjoy art in a beautiful environment. In addition to original pieces of art, Art Center de Raay also offers screen prints, special art books, art postcards, jewellery, bags and accessories for sale or hire. Apart from viewing, enjoying and buying art, it is also possible to indulge your artistic urges together with friends, family or as a business outing in the form of workshops. All workshops are held by arrangement.