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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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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Moraga, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A perfect place to stay while visiting the Loire Valley. Our room was in the chateau on the third floor, No elevator, so a bit of a problem with hauling luggage.Even though the building itself is old, the room was updated, clean, elegantly furnished and very comfortable. The bathroom is marble and modern. The staff is very accomodating. We enjoyed... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is truly a lovely old chateau, from the 10 th century. Our room was on the third floor, which of course the French call the second floor. Important... There are no elevators, just lots and lots of stairs. We knowingly booked a small room and got a small room which was fine but pricey. Perhaps there would be less... More

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Blue Bay Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

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 August 20, 2014

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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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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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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