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Reviewed 20 August 2012

We enjoyed our stay at Le Choiseul especially for its location. We were in walking distance to the lovely town of Amboise and right on the Loire River. The hotel was also perfectly located in visiting the many nearby Chateaus. The hotel's grounds are lovely, wonderful pool area, our room was very nice also. My only complaint is when we...

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Calgary, AB
Reviewed 16 July 2012

We stayed here for 3 nights in July 2010, and it was a great way to kick off our honeymoon. Great central location, could walk anywhere in town. Amboise is a pretty sleepy town (not much going on after about 11pm) so expect early nights in, and days filled with wine caves and chateaux tours. Secure car parking. Large room...

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Montreal
Reviewed 13 July 2012

My wife and I stayed 4 nights at this beautifull Chateau. We could see The Loire from our room window. The pool is located in a very charming garden. Their restaurant, The 36, pricy, very refined , a 5 star must, for at least for 1 evening. In Paris, it would cost double. Excellent value.

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Reviewed 9 July 2012

A beautiful place in a very central setting for exploring the Loire Valley and it's charming chateaux. Large incredibly quiet rooms, even on the main road, great bathrooms, and friendly helpful multilingual staff. The gardens are spacious and very French, the pool welcome after a hard day touring, and it is just a short walk from the centre of the...

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Dear Sir, We thank you for having taken the time to write a comment concerning your stay in our hotel. We are very pleased that you have enjoyed Le Choiseul and the Loire Valley and hope to welcome you at another time ! Best regards, Hotel Choiseul team

Brisbane
Reviewed 24 June 2012

We stayed 3 nights at this lovely character hotel. The hotel is in an excellent location as we could walk to all the shops and restaurants. Our room was overlooking the garden and we could see the Loire River from the hallway behind. The wallpaper, bed linen, lamp shades all the same floral material and very "French" and what you...

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Dear Madam, dear Sir, We would like to thank you for your comments regarding your three nights stay at Le Choiseul. We will transfer your congratulations to the staff of the hotel. Sincerely Yours, Hotel Choiseul team

Tyler, Texas
Reviewed 3 June 2012

We stayed at the Le Choiseul on June 1, 2012. We were early and understandably our room was not ready. The property is very charming and consists of 3 buildings. It is located literally at the foot of the Chateau Amboise. The receptionists were friendly and helpful especially Marie Pierre who spoke good English. We left our luggages behind and...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 29 May 2012

A jewel of a hotel on the banks of the Loire. Friendly competent staff. Historic rooms and luxurious furnishings in an intimate setting. Excellent food. The breakfast is five star, as is the hotel dining room which looks out on the Loire. Try the local wines as recommended by the friendly maitre d'. We loved our stay, our windows faced...

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 21 May 2012

First of all, this property is not a chateau but a big house by Loire river with perfect location, 5 min walk to Amboise castle and town. The first minute stepping into the property, we were treated with excellent service just like we were guests of this house. The place is cute with unique setting, nice garden and some caves...

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Ambroise
Reviewed 16 May 2012

On first view, this hotel is charming and appears to merit it's 4 stars. By dinner I was questioning that rating - yes, it has a pool (unheated from what I could tell, yes the restaurant is very good, yes, the location is good, but that's where it ends. My husband and I are staying in the second level of...

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6Thank Sandra B
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Dear Madam, We are sorry to read that you were disappointed with your stay at le Choiseul ; however we thank you for having taken the time to write a comment. We confirm you that it is not acceptable that you had to carry your luggages up to your room because the staff always offer to provide help with bags....

Zagreb, Croatia
Reviewed 21 March 2012

The hotel has very good location, within walking distance form the sights in lovely Amboise. Our room was nice, clean and quite spacious with a very comfortable bed. The staff were friendly and helpful and buffet breakfast excellent, as well as the restaurant. We had a great time in the Loire Valley and it was definitely one of the high...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Castle Hotel in Amboise with panoramic view over the River Loire.At the foot of the Amboise Castle ramparts, overlooking the Loire, The Choiseul is a collection of private residences built in the 18th Century, surrounding Italian-style gardens.An ideal base for those who wish to visit the royal castles of the Loire Valley & to savour the area's celebrated cuisine. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Le Choiseul

Address: 36 quai Charles Guinot, 37400, Amboise, France
Region: France > Centre-Val de Loire > Loire Valley > Amboise
Price Range: $231 - $527 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Le Choiseul 4*
Number of rooms: 32
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Le Choiseul Amboise
Le Choiseul Hotel Amboise
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#7 Luxury Hotel in Amboise
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