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Chateau de Pray

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rue du Cedre, 37400 Charge, Amboise, France
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Blue Bay Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Five Stars 😻😻😻😻😻 Stayed in the back stable, good enough for Jesus, good enough for us. The Hotel is very well run. The staff are very well trained to look after their guests. We choose to stay outside as we had a granddaughter with us and they are larger rooms. Booked into the restaurant prior as they sit Max 30.... More

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Abergavenny, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I last stayed at Chateau de Pray over 20 years ago. It had changed a little however I was very pleased with the standard of service we received, nothing was too much trouble for the staff. The wine waiter was a very knowledgeable and very good to talk to about wines. The manager was also particularly attentive when we arrived... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful place in a near ideal location near Amboise. The food was just an experience that everyone should have. It was a delight. The rooms were very good. We were in the pavilion opposite the chateaux itself and I liked having our own patio. The staff were very good and friendly.

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Bucharest, Romania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best restaurants on the Loire Valley, impressive dishes, especially the fowl, and the deserts, the cheeses and wines selection was outstanding, as well (but one would expect that from a Michellin starred restaurant on the Loire Valley). They also have a set menu for 70 euros per person, that makes it afordable for the everyday guests.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we stayed in a superior room, which had a really comfy bed and was well appointed. The chateau itself is lovely with great gardens and some beautiful original features. We didn't eat in the restaurant but it looked great and was full each night. We looked at other rooms before leaving and all were super. The breakfast was very good.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staffs were very sweet, friendly and helpful, including the cleaning crew. My room was lovely in pink, overlooking the garden on the top floor as I previously requested. The bedroom has an old castle feel and the bathroom is updated to the modern standard. Amboise is a small town. I didn't do research or book a car (since I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This was a magnificent experience. The chateau is slightly outside Amboise and is very quiet, wonderful gardens allowing for walking or a chat with the chateau cat, which seems to be at least bilingual. The restaurant is superb and the restaurant staff were great. Wonderful to be visiting as a solo traveler and to be welcomed. Loved the Sancerre and... More

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Seattle, Washington
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12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

The beauty of traveling in France in the spring is that you often are one of just a handful of guests, which made us feel like we were truly living at the castle. Our room was so spacious, and the chateau's thick walls led to an arched window that looked out on the gorgeous lawn and territorial views. Spectacular. The... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Property was exactly as described. We wanted romantic old world charm with exquisite cuisine - and that's what we enjoyed for 4 nights. We had a small room in the turret (by choice) with a perfect view of the manicured gardens and the Loire Valley. The restaurant/chef carries a Michelin star and deserves the recognition. Food was superb and the... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We had booked a superior room for two nights. The room we were given was approached by a steep staircase and was small and lacked easy chairs and adequate reading lights. The public rooms in the hotel comprised a restaurant, 'tea room' with tables and upright chairs and breakfast room, but nowhere to sit comfortably and read. Since it was... More

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chateaupray, Propriétaire at Chateau de Pray, responded to this review

Dear Madame, Monsieur, We thank you for taking the time to write a reviw about your stay at the Chateau de Pray. Concerning the room, you have to know that all our rooms are differents. For example if you choose the junior suite (which is our more expensive room but cheaper than the 'Château de Montreuil' rooms) you will have... More

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Address: Rue du Cedre, 37400 Charge, Amboise, France
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Location: France > Centre > Loire Valley > Amboise > Charge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Chateau de Pray 4*
Number of rooms: 19
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Chateau De Pray Amboise
Chateau De Pray Hotel Amboise

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