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Les Sentinieres

12 Allee des Sentinieres, 37210 Vouvray, France
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Les Sentinieres
Ranked #1 of 8 Vouvray B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed for 2 nights on a trip to the Loire. Perfect little room, the hosts were great and could not have been more welcoming, and a great chance to practice speaking French over a glass of Vouvray. Room was quaint and perfectly formed, was a little cold and damp but in the summer a bit of welcome relief (you are... More

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Nous avons été ravis de vous faire découvrir les troglodytes. Nous sommes désolés concernant le coût du taxi, mais sur... More

Clinton
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the smaller suite. Both proprietors were very accommodating and very charming. The room was lovely; the gardens were lovely; and the family were equally as lovely. I would recommend that one be able to speak some French here. My French is not so good and we were able to communicate without problem. I highly recommend this hotel.

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Nous vous remercions de votre avis auquel nous sommes très sensibles. Nous avons été ravis de vous accueillir afin de... More

Melbourne, Australia
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77 reviews 77 reviews
15 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband, sister and I stayed here from 21 - 24 May 2014. A short drive from St. Pierre de Corps station where we picked up our car. Although we were early we were warmly welcomed by Jean Marie and Sylvie who couldn't be more helpful. An offer to book a restaurant for the night was taken up and we... More

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Palm Coast, FL
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40 reviews 40 reviews
33 hotel reviews
178 helpful votes 178 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We came directly to St Pierre Des Corps on the TGV from the airport in Paris after our overnight flight (two older sisters with one's 2 college age daughters). Vouvray and Les Sentinieres is just a short drive from the station. What a wonderful first stop for our visit to France! Jean Marie and Sylvie were so warm and welcoming... More

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Un grand merci pour votre avis. Avons été ravis de vous accueillir. Cordialement More

Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

We had the absolute pleasure of staying at Les Sentinieres in April in the 'trogolodyte suite' which perfectly suited my family. The accommodation was beautifully presented, roomy and had everything we needed - including wonderful water pressure for the shower! Sylvie and Jean-Marie met us on arrival, showed us to the suite and even offered a glass of bubbly (juice... More

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Nous vous remercions sincèrement de votre avis concernant votre séjour aux Sentinières. Promis nous ferons des efforts pour améliorer notre... More

San Diego, California
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43 reviews 43 reviews
9 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

Les Sentinieres turned out to be even more charming than we expected and the longer we stayed the more we fell in love with every bit of it. The owners include a book in the room which tells the story in photos of their creation of these beautiful, charming hotel room spaces. it makes you appreciate so much the vision... More

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Brighton
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013 via mobile

What a little gem this place is! A wonderful welcome from such a kind, helpful host; beautiful surroundings in the lovely French vineyards of Vouvray and to top it all a fabulous breakfast in the pretty gardens in the morning. Great value for money and I highly recommend this place.

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Athens, OH
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

This is a truly unique experience, staying in a tastefully decorated limestone cave! Troglodyte dwellings like this, hewn out of the side of a cliff, are common in the Vouvray area. Hosts Jean-Marie and Sylvie are very personable and helpful. Jean-Marie brought sumptuous breakfasts to our room every morning, and was available with help whenever needed. He even drove us... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

Ran across their B&B site while trying to find a unique place to stay in this area of the Loire. I immediately wanted to stay in a cave no matter what, how fun! And was delighted to find it was highly rated on tripadvisor. This place did not disappoint. From the very beginning, they were friendly and accomodating. It was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013 via mobile

My young daughter and I chose this B&B from the reviews on Trip Advisor, as an overnight between seeing the châteaux in the Loire Valley. I am so glad we did! The hosts were delightful, professional and very responsive -- everything from moving our car around to the (not obvious) parking and advising as to local restaurants to making up... More

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Address: 12 Allee des Sentinieres, 37210 Vouvray, France
Location: France > Centre > Loire Valley > Vouvray
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