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Saint Jacques

19 Rue Du Raineau, 37500 Chinon, France
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Ranked #10 of 16 Hotels in Chinon
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Ayr, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room fairly standard for a French hotel - small, stuffy with a hard mattress and tiny pillows. Bathroom good with excellent shower. Wifi poor in room. Very clean. Lots of passing traffic through the night and lots of people returning after a night out through the early hours of the morning. It's cheap and is only a short walk into... More 

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Leek, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Saint Jacques for 2 weeks in May/June. It is a family run hotel and they were very friendly and helpful. The hotel was comfortable, clean and good value. There is off road parking available. We had good breakfasts - croissants every day - what a treat! There are 4 restaurants just around the corner from the hotel,... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

The Saint Jacques is just over the river from the main city of Chinon, offers a great view of the Fortress, and an easy, five-minute walk across the Vienne into the heart of the city. It's a lovely family-run hotel, partnering with the Contact-Hotel chain of independents. There's a lovely warm welcome, with nice touches such as umbrellas for when... More 

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Caterham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Had a one night stay & was very pleased with the room, the cleanliness and the friendliness of the owners. For the price the room was good. The hotel is just across the river from the town centre. A pleasant 5 minute walk gets you into the middle of the town. Would highly recommend this hotel.

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Victoria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014 via mobile

This review is bicycle oriented. The overnight bike storage is excellent. The concierge could not have been more helpful. Clean, quiet and a short walk to the centre of town. Don't miss the fortress. Spectacular. The breakfast was great with pots of homemade jam and preserves. Best of all it is right on the velo a Loire route. Highly recommended... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

This was an overnight stay on our way back from the south of France. It's a great little hotel, 2 star,basic but very clean with all amenities. Free Wifi, TV, secure parking, and just a few minutes walk over a lovely old bridge into Chinon. And best of all you get the best view of the Chateaux from the hotel... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

The hotel is comfortable and well maintained but not luxurious. It is well located just across the river from Chinon centre with parking on site. We found the welcome friendly, and the optional breakfast generous and well priced.

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013 via mobile

Hotel is in the St Jacques area across the river from the town - but easy to walk to across the bridge. The town is lovely with a historic fortress, great restaurants and interesting shops. Our room was fairly basic but clean and quiet with a comfy bed. The couple who run the hotel were charming and made us very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

We stayed here on our way South, then again on the way home. The hotel is just the other side of the river from the main town with the restaurants etc. This is great as you can just leave the car at the hotel and it's a lovely stroll into town for the evening. very pleasant hotel, clean and well... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

Good standard, easonably priced basic B&B hotel on other side of river from Chinon. Pleasant 10 min stroll over the bridge to all the restaurants and bars. Parking limited in hotel, but plenty on-street. Owner helpful and wifi savvy. Good for a few days en-passant to visit Loire chateaux and vineyards.

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