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    Hostellerie Gargantua

    73 rue Haute Saint Maurice, 37500, Chinon, France
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    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          USD 70*
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          Overview
          • Excellent49%
          • Very good37%
          • Average8%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          Wifi
          Breakfast Buffet
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed yesterday

          Impossible to get your car close. That has nice consequences as well of course. Friendly reception, owner speaks English. The standard room I had booked is on the 3rd floor. No elevator and although the stairs are beautiful for me with a slight handicap that...More

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          Reviewed 2 days ago

          Very old and interesting and brilliantly located for staying in Chinon. It was quiet but only a short walk into the centre. The room was basic but clean. Excellent value for money and would definitely stay there again. The breakfast was good and the food...More

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          Reviewed 5 days ago

          that was absolutely the best budget place we stayed. You could just imagine for a moment that you are back in time, of course without loosing comfort of today. Clean room, with welcome tea/coffee on the table.

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          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Everything brilliant! Fascinating building with an impressive staircase. The owner charming, very friendly and helpful. Spacious room (Epistemon) with a view of the castle and the river, and with a very comfortable bed. The bathroom was huge and very clean. Very descent breakfast in a...More

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          Reviewed 29 November 2016

          Stayed from Nov. 25th to Nov. 26th 2016. Very Charming and Authentic. Very Welcoming hosts. Room was comfortable, clean. Perfect location really. Highly recommended. En séjour du 25 nov. au 26 nov. 2016. Très bien situé, endroit charmant et authentique. Hôtes très accueillants, chambre propre...More

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          About
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          • Price range
          • USD 66 - USD 102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #3 Romantic Hotel in Chinon
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 7
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          • Location
          • France >
          • Centre-Val de Loire >
          • Loire Valley >
          • Chinon
          • Also Known As
          • Hostellerie Gargantua Chinon, Loire Valley, France ,
          • Hostellerie Gargantua Hotel Chinon
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          kms4774
          Is there available parking?
          31 December 2016|
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          Response from HotelGargantua | Property representative |
          Dear "kms4774", I'm really sorry for this later answer, I just saw your question. Many thanks to "XanderCaron" and Lynn A" for the informations. Our hôtel is in the historic part of Chinon, and we don't have private park... More
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          Tracey M
          The prices and availability please
          20 July 2014|
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          Response from HotelGargantua | Property representative |
          Dear Madam, Dear Sir, We propose two types of room : "Simple room", rate by night is 59 € or "Superior room", rate by night is 89 €. Differences are on the size, décoration and the view. For the availibilities, we need... More
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          "Beware, this picturesque building has no lift; if stairs are an issue, ask for a room on the first floor."
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          "Worth finding and staying!"
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          "Two tips: 1) No wi-fi in rooms, and 2) no elevator (but there are only 3 floors total)"
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