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Le Grand Monarque

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3 place de la Republique, 37190 Azay-le-Rideau, France
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Ranked #2 of 10 hotels in Azay-le-Rideau
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Adelaide
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53 reviews 53 reviews
34 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this beautiful hotel. We had the "Tours" room which was enormous, pretty, atmospheric and quiet. Great bed, great sleep and a decent size bath (bliss for a cyclist!). The staff were friendly and helpful and dinner in the very chic restaurant was a delight. Highly recommended for any length stay in this charming village.

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Crystal Lake
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

We chose Azay-Le-Rideau after reading through the Rick Steves travel books as we preferred staying in a smaller, more intimate town. We happened to stay here during the summer soltice festivals and the for such a small town, it was quite lively. However, after the festival, the town was really, really, quiet. For us, this was great, But, if you... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Perfect for travellers searching for romance and peace. Strategicly located nearby the major Chateaux of Loire, by car. The breakfast is really nice. The acomodations very confortable, bathroom with bathtube...Just great! The restaurant is amazing, but works only by reservation.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

We stayed at the Grand Monarque for three days with a bike group of 21 people. Everyone was happy with their room,food and service during our stay. The owner was visible working from dawn to dusk to see that our every need was met. We had a fabulous dinner there! San Diego Council of Ski Clubs bike group highly recommends... More

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St. John, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
19 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

Our visit for 2 nights was very much at the end of the season & the hotel was quiet. On arrival it has a classy feel and we were made welcome by the friendly, helpful reception staff. Our room was large, comfortable, clean, delightfully in keeping with the history of the rest of the building, and our only criticism was... More

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Carlsbad, California
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135 reviews 135 reviews
61 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

An 18 century Post House in the lovely town of Azay-le-Rideau. Excellent location in the heart of town. Our spacious room had all the comforts. Queen bed was quite comfortable. Modern bathroom with nice toiletries. Breakfast a bit pricey and not very tasty. Restaurant with limited choices. Staff, very attentive. Private parking on site, quite reasonable.

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california
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

This is a cute little town, where the main attraction is the chateau. This hotel looks very pretty from the outside, it has a beautiful courtyard, and nice lobby. Our room was on the third floor, and maybe the decor is a bit out of date up there, but it was still very clean and airy. We had a large... More

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

This hotel is a haven of calm relaxation and quality, perfectly placed over looking the town and close to the main car park. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful, our room was clean, comfortable and well appointed. A Quality experience in a divine location, walking distance to the famous chateau and all town amenities. Well worth a visit and... More

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New Zealand
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

My wife and I stayed at this lovely hotel for two nights in July. The staff were really pleasant and helpful.They gave us plenty of information and advise and showed us to our room, even helping with the bags.We were given a full run down on room facilities and controls. Dinner served outside in the courtyard was very good as... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Lovely hotel with exceptional service. We booked only a day or 2 ahead for an overnight stay on the way to Le Havre. The man on reception was charming and very helpful, telling us about the local area and carrying our bags to the top floor room. The room was a family attic room, really clean and comfortable, with a... More

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Additional Information about Le Grand Monarque

Also Known As:
Le Grand Monarque Azay Rideau
Address: 3 place de la Republique, 37190 Azay-le-Rideau, France
Location: France > Centre > Loire Valley > Azay-le-Rideau
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Ranked #2 of 10 hotels in Azay-le-Rideau
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Le Grand Monarque 3*
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