a unique wine tourism experience

in the Graves wine region

Château
de Callac

Much more than simply an exclusive location, château de Callac offers a unique wine tourism experience in the Graves wine region.

Unwind in the heart of the Graves winegrowing appellation, discover the beautiful landscape and taste a diverse range of wines. Located on the outskirts of Bordeaux, Château de Callac offers visitors the chance to stay in the heart of the Graves terroir, renowned for its history and distinctive geological characteristics.

Set against a backdrop of vineyards and woodland, this exposed stone building was fully renovated in 2021, offering a peaceful haven perfect for get-togethers and small work groups.

Tailor-made tours and tastings are also available upon request.

Private accommodation

Stay with us

Discover the legendary Graves wine region on the outskirts of Bordeaux. Château de Callac is ideally located in the heart of the Graves appellation, making it the perfect wine stopover on the iconic Graves-Sauternes wine road.

Stay at Château de Callac and enjoy the tranquillity of the vineyards just a stone’s throw from the buzz of the city with 7 rooms and suites featuring natural tones and subtle décor for a cosy atmosphere:

  • 3 Deluxe rooms
    15-17 m²
    View of grounds or vineyards
    Private shower
    and toilet
    Bed: 140X200 cm
  • 4 Suites 
    27-30 m²
    View of grounds or vineyards
    Private shower or bathroom + private toilet
    Bed: 160×200 cm to 180×200 cm
    Private office

Looking for more space?

Château de Callac and its 400 m² of grounds can be fully privatised to offer an intimate, relaxing experience in the heart of the Graves vineyards.

The 4 suites, 3 deluxe rooms and all communal areas of the estate can be privatised, including the dining room, fully-equipped kitchen, living room and terrace complete with barbecue. Wi-Fi is available throughout the building.

Our wines

The estate and its wines

Founded in 1773, this former farmhouse used to produce 4 hectares of grains and vines.
Nowadays, Château de Callac grows over 40 hectares of vines in the Graves appellation,
producing two dry white wines and two red wines. Château de Callac underwent a
conversion to organic viticulture in 2022.

Château De Callac White
Cuvée Tradition
Grape variety
85% sémillon, 15% Sauvignon

Appellation
White Graves

Average age of the vines
30 years

Area under vine
4.6 ha

Soil
Gravel and clay

Winemaking
Fermentation in temperature-controlled, stainless-steel vats with regular stirring on the lees

Ageing
4 to 6 months in stainless-steel vats
Château De Callac White
Cuvée Prestige
Grape variety
80% Sémillon, 20% Sauvignon Blanc

Appellation
White Graves

Average age of the vines
30 years

Area under vine
4.1 ha

Soil
Gravel and clay

Winemaking
Fermentation in French oak barrels (20% new barrels), regular stirring on the lees

Ageing
7-8 months in barrel

Tasting notes
Aromas of white flowers and citrus with oaky overtones, fresh on the palate with well-integrated oak, lively finish
Château De Callac Red
Cuvée Tradition
Grape variety
85% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc, and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon

Appellation
Red Graves

Average age of the vines
30 years

Area under vine
24 ha

Soil
Gravel and clay

Winemaking
25 to 30 days of vatting in temperature-controlled, stainless-steel vats

Ageing
In stainless-steel vats with staves for 7 to 8 months

Tasting notes
Fresh fruit and vanilla aromas, soft and velvety on the palate with a smooth, aromatic finish
Château De Callac Red
Cuvée Prestige
Grape variety
75% Merlot, 13% Cabernet Sauvignon, 12% Cabernet Franc

Appellation
Red Graves

Average age of the vines
35 years

Area under vine
24 ha

Soil
Gravel and clay

Winemaking
25 to 30 days of vatting in temperature-controlled, stainless-steel vats

Ageing
12 to 14 months in French oak barrels (50% new barrels)

Tasting notes
Black fruit aromas, oaky and villa overtones, well-structured and concentrated on the palate, long and unctuous finish.
Tastings

Wine tours

The Château de Callac tour and tasting offers a sensory experience like no other. This expert-led tasting offers the chance to discover fine red and white Graves wines from Château de Callac.

Group bookings: €10/person
Private bookings: €15/person

Callac and friends: After a tour of Château de Callac, discover the estate’s wines and Sauternes, the iconic neighbouring appellation.

Group bookings: €20/person
Private bookings: €25

Get-togethers

Seminars

The team at Château de Callac will help you organise your seminars and private receptions in the heart of the vineyards. Choose from a wide range of activities to liven up your meetings at Château de Callac. A dedicated person will be on hand to design a tailor-made programme.

 

Our services:

  • Conference room overlooking the Château de Callac cellars.
  • Organisation of outdoor and indoor team building activities with our partner associations.
  • Seven bedrooms accommodating up to 14 of your guests on-site