Corporate Retreat

Book 3 guest rooms for exclusive stay at L'Hotel de Hercé

1.1 hrs from Paris

Perfect for International teams in France for Conferences to escape to the country on the TGV  for a mini break of planning, workshops and team building. 

Transfers available from Laval Station. 


3 beautiful double guest rooms with views, tea & coffee, work  & relaxation space. Exclusive bookings available. 


Two large salon's are available , plus options for white board & tv screen,  for brain storming sessions. 

TEAM Building

Scenic walks,  photography tours, tour medieval chateau, table  top military historic wargames see details below


In our historic grand salon, heritage  gardens & summer house.  Perfect for reading, listening to music or enjoy afternoon tea or aperitifs.  



Book our guest rooms

Choose from three beautiful 18thc double guest rooms, with views, work space, tea/coffee making facilities. Quiet and private location. Great idea when travelling with partners, who stay at no extra cost per room.

Breakfast €15 pp. 

Averge room price


per room per night

Climb the battlements

Explore - History - challenge

Guided Tour to Saint Suzanne, a significant early Medieval Norman Fortress Chateau. Famous for surviving a siege by William the Conquer, who pillages the Mayenne region. We will explore medieval fortified chateau- walk the towns streets, climb the ramparts and learn about the famous siege and Medieval warfare. The see the special surviving Medieval keep and climb to the top for extraordinary views. After morning tour we can take time for a traditional French plate de jour lunch at Chez Denis a Saint Suzanne tradition since 1860s. 

Half day from

€80 pp

Team Building

Explore - enjoy - challenge

Explore medieval fortified chateau- town, towers & ramparts. Tour Mayenne's great vistas for a photography tour. Use your phone and build your photo essay of France. Build teams strategic thinking and competitiveness introduction to historic military Wargaming with Matt. See how you would fight a real historic battle. Will you win? 


Half day from

€60 pp


Walking tour

Explore - create - relax

Slow down on a meandering walking tour of Historic Mayenne, from Medieval center to the beautiful 18th century squares.  Using you phone we will ensure you leave with some stunning photos of the town, & learn a little history on the way.  I will show you how to use your iPhone editing tools to enhance your photos, and how to make mini movies, 1 minute snap shot of your tour. You will look and feel like a professional. We will stop for coffee Mayenne Brasserie Conti so you can take in the "Slowly Days" town life of Mayenne. 

Half day from

€60 pp


Two salons & garden

Two large salons are available for round table brain storm or workshop. Or enjoy working in our large walled garden. The historic Summer House is also available for a wonderful summer secluded work space.

Generous morning and afternoon teas are provided in the down stairs salon.

7pm Enjoy aperitifs in the Grand Salon or garden before heading out to a local restaurant for dinner.

Price includes; exclusive use of house and garden, white board & tv, morning & afternoon tea, 7pm aperitifs.


€140 pp inclusive 

WarGames Strategy 

Challenge - strategy - compete

Build your teams strategic thinking and competitiveness with this introduction to historic military Wargaming. Take up the challenge and see how you would fight a real historic battle. A study in tactics, logic & strategic thinking. Most of all loads of fun. Played on the top a large table with full set of miniature armies perfect in historical detail. Discover French history as never before. Will you chose Julius Cesar against the Gauls, French Revolution Rebellions or the DDay invasions armies against the Germans? All history on the doorstep of l'Hotel de Hercé and Mayenne. 

Half day to full day from

€90 pp