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La Boule d'Or

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   21.23, rue Rabelais, 37500 Chinon, France
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Ranked #6 of 17 hotels in Chinon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013
mrjburns Kettering, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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Kettering, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

We stayed here for two nights in August. The room was comfortable and reasonable value for the money. Everything was clean and well-maintained. The hotel has only a few bedrooms and must make most of its money from its restaurant, "A'table"", which is excellent. We had a terrific meal there. The hotel is located just off the centre of Chinon... More

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

This is a little gem of a place. I had the feeling there used to be more rooms but now there are just 4. They are extremely clean, the bathrooms particularly - which is what you want. Basically but perfectly adequately furnished. From the picture I thought it was by the river and was hoping for a river view but... More

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

We stayed for 2 nights at this hotel last week. The bedrooms were large and spotless as was the modern bathroom.The hotel is being renovated but this did not spoil our stay. The restaurant offered a varied menue with considerable choice.We found that the presentation was imaginative and we thoroughly enjoyed our dinners on both nights.The wine list offered a... More

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france
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95 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

This restaurant situated in the beautiful town of Chinon is good, its not cheap but for some reason my main course of a casserole of pork was very very salty. For myself I like well seasoned food but this was on the point of being over the top. I certainly didnt complain but I know of some who might but... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

This hotel offered real value for money in terms of both accommodation and food. The bedrooms were spacious and spotlessly clean, and the en-suite bathrooms were of a similarly high standard. The service was friendly, personal and accommodating without being in any way over obtrusive or pushy. The restaurant offers a wide variety of local specialties, and the plate of... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2008

This hotel was just OK. I was not impressed by the security. All the room keys hung at reception where anyone could just lift one and go up to any room! The lady at reception was quite stern. She insisted that I pay up front. The room was just OK, a bit drab and run down looking - no shower... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2007

We stayed at La boule d’or in Chinon May 2007 for one night for around 55-65 euro. The hotel is a Logis de France. Our experience was very different from the other reviewer’s – the hotel must have been fixed up since. Our room was very clean and newly renovated to a relatively high standard for a two star. Although... More

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Additional Information about La Boule d'Or

Also Known As:
La Boule D'Or Chinon, France - Loire Valley
Address: 21.23, rue Rabelais, 37500 Chinon, France
Location: France > Centre > Loire Valley > Chinon
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 17 hotels in Chinon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — La Boule d'Or 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel ,la Boule d’Or, 2 stars ,to Chinon, Indre &Loire, France. You wish to cross a pleasant stay in Touraine, to visit the city of Chinon, to sleep, food, to cross(spend) a weekend. This beautiful city stage where thrones the castle of Chinon, lined with vineyards will surprise you by its relaxed rhythm of life. In our beautiful city of Chinon in Indre & Loire, come to visit and to discover our former(ancient) relay of diligence. ... more   less 
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