Activities on site

Piscine du Château 

Activities on site:

  • Heated swimming pool enclosed by walls
  • Hard tennis court
  • Bicycles
  • Fishing in the moat, in the lake or in the river Onzain
  • Rowboat in the moat
  • Archery
  • Tyrolienne
  • Table tennis
  • Petanque
  • Bridge
  • Board games



Paying Activities on site - (to be booked in advance upon availability – in extra costs):

  • Drawing and painting classes dispensed by Agate, a painter artist. For children and adults. Private lessons or group lesons (max 8 people). Opportunity to visit her studio near the Château (on request).
  • Tennis lessons with a qualified teacher
  • Champagne and wine tasting with a winemaker, held at Castle. For example, with Alexandre Krumenacher.
  • Cooking classes with a Chef


Rates upon request.

Any request must be made as early as possible to ensure availability of the service providers.







Extra services – (to be booked in advance or on site):

  • Organization of a picnic at the edge of the pond in the park of the Château
  • Meals preparation
  • Booking tours and restaurants
  • Delivery of wine and Champagne
  • Baby sitting
  • Taxi



Paying activities starting from the Château de la Motte - (Upon availability and reservation – Contact, Tel : 06 83 23 23 38):

  • Visit to the region in a chauffeured limousine, with Artense in Champagne. Exclusive departure Castle circuit (10h – 19h) with the visit of Renoir museum and workshop, a coffe break at the edge of the river, a lunch in a private room at the Manoir de Villeneuve (pairings with Champagne winemaker) ride through the vineyards in Celles sur Ource, visit of the Saint Baptist Church, gastronomic shopping at the cheese museum, visit the Cider Museum in Gerard Hood. Two options : Prices: 875€ for a visit in Berline (up to 3 people) et 1075€ for a visit in mini-bus (3 – 7 people). + 52€ per person, including a visit to the Renoir museum, Champagne breakfast at the Manoir Villeneuve, and the english audio guide in Chaource.
  • Balloon Flight, from Troyes or Castle: a discovery of the region to the top (from April to October, and depending on weather conditions). Two options : Flight over the region 180€ / pers. Basket for 8 to 10 people – Total time 3h with 1h flight – Minimum 6 people – Maximum 10 people / basket. Possibility of 2 balloons. Pick up and return to the Château de la Motte; flight departure nearby. Gastronomic dinner aboard the Balloom : 480€ / pers. Total time 4h – Minimum 4 people – Maximum 8 people. Pick up and return to the Château de la Motte ; flight departure nearby.
  • Segway Tour : starting from the Château for an original tour of the area.


Any request must be made as early as possible to ensure availability of the service providers.