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Hostellerie Gargantua

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“house wine”(2 reviews)
“budget place”(2 reviews)
“loire valley”(10 reviews)
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Hotel is on the best pedestrian street in town,very pretty. Short stroll to the main square and the bars, cafes and restaurants all around you. Tricky to find and no car park but parking nearby at a cost Bit of a hike up the spiral...More

Thank DeanWorcestershireUk
Response from HotelGargantua, Propriétaire at Hostellerie GargantuaResponded 3 October 2017

HotelGargantua, Propriétaire de Hostellerie Gargantua, a répondu à cet avis Dear Madam, Dear Sir, Thank you very much to take time for a review. If I'm sincerily happy you had a nice time in your bedroom and like the hotel part, I'm really disapointing to...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017

We stayed here in August and were in a fairly simple double room on the third floor which was fine for a couple of nights. It was a little dusty here and there but, otherwise quite clean and quiet which is very important for us....More

Thank LucySky99
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Within the old town, 15th century historic building. Close to many chateaux and other attractions. No parking facilities but, free parking available not far from hotel. Family business. Very helpful and polite people at reception and the adjacent restaurant - brasserie. Very interesting staircase leading...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2017

Old and interesting hotel that is full of character. Our room on the 1st floor was spacious with a large comfortable bed and a view of the chateau right next door. The location is in the old part of town, with cobbled streets and old...More

Thank Zedtraveller
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We loved our stay in hostellerie gargantua. The place reeks of history and is full of character. It is also spotless and comfortable and the owners are incredibly helpful. It is well located on a very quaint medieval street close to the centre of the...More

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US$66 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Chinon
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Chinon
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kms4774
30 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
19 July 2014|
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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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"No lift hard work to the top floor with luggage"
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"Lots of stairs and no lift."
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"The beautiful winding staircase was a winning feature for us but some may prefer regular stairs and/or an..."
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