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Hotel Belle Epoque

14 Avenue Gambetta, 37500 Chinon, France
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Short walk to the Centre of Chinon on a corner near the station. At night quiet outside. The rooms are basic as one expects for this price. The second floor was hot and the beds small and not very pleasant. We did not sleep very well so that was disappointing. Owners are very friendly. Private parking available.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Its a bit of a walk to the centre of Chinon, but for hospitality, you can't beat this place. The owner only speaks French but is very accommodating and amusing. The rooms are well equipped, although it does involve an awkward steep climb up a spiral staircase to the rooms. There is free parking in a gated secure area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

The hotel lies on the border of Chinon, however, is only a 5-10 min walk into the centre of town. On arrival at the Hotel we were greeted by the owner, a young Frenchman with a rather entertaining personality who showed us around. On the following morning of the first night of our stay the owner indicated that he wanted... More

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Penzance, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Stopped off here whilst touring by Motorcycle, not quite in the centre of Chinon but a nice walk along the river and you're there. The hotel is quite small but it looks like its been recently refurbished, the owner was really helpful and friendly and told us everything we needed to know about the hotel and local area. There was... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We went as a group of cyclists : The hotel is a two star hotel which operates well above its listing , it was ideal for us. It was very effeciently run by Maurice who was all the time very helpful. Rooms were clean and comfortable for our needs , breakfast was super, hotel has a bar until 7pm. Also... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Spent 3 nights at this hotel (also known as the Belle Époque) in September with 4 friends whilst cycling in the Loire valley, had a really nice stay, the owner was really welcoming and really looked after us, the rooms were nice and the breakfast was excellent. Takes about 5 minutes to walk to town. It also has a nice... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

About 5 minutes drive out of town. Good value and room had two separate sleeping areas. Perfect for four people. Very comfortable although bathroom was a bit small. Quite a few stairs to climb so be prepared for that. Reception is in the bar area and parking is in a secure area. Breakfast is excellent with quite a bit to... More

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Condom, France
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126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

We came to this hotel after a disagreement at the Hotel Diderot (fair enough, we didn't have to pay the other one!). The owner was very welcoming and the closed parking very welcome as we were coming off the ferry with the car full of stuff! The room was clean but the decoration is very tired. I think that the... More

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2011

This place is also called "Belle Epoque". It's got good secure parking, although I parked across the street in the train station car park. It was fairly quiet. The room was spotlessly clean, although the bedspread has probably seen better days. At only 40 euros for a room, I am not complaining! The breakfast was the typical high GI carbohydrate... More

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Address: 14 Avenue Gambetta, 37500 Chinon, France
Location: France > Centre > Loire Valley > Chinon
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