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Hotel Diderot

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Ideally situated in the heart of old Chinon, nestled in the quiet and historic neighborhood of the Saint Mexme collegiate church, Hotel Diderot welcomes you into a 15th century limestone mansion, restructured in the 17th and 19th centuries. Hotel Diderot is famous for its marvelous breakfasts, offering a dizzying selection of homemade jams, delicious French breads, brioche and croissants, locally produced fresh goat cheese, honey and fruit juice. Close to the fireplace in autumn, or on the shaded terrace as soon as the warm weather arrives, the first meal of the day must be as unforgettable as the night that preceded it. Gluten-free breakfast available on request. Here you will find peace and tranquility ; you will experience the warm hospitality of a " tourangelle " residence, in the land of Renaissance writer Francois Rabelais, amidst the splendid vineyards of the Val de Loire, the landscape dotted with magnificent castles and unique gardens.
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Wheelchair access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Residential Neighborhood
Historic Hotel
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St Symphorien Airport29 mi
Biard Airport40 mi
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All reviews homemade jams goat cheese bread apple juice loire valley jean pierre star hotel owners and staff beautiful hotel local produce secure parking the ground floor small hotel lovely garden main building garden area charming town
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only spent one night in Chinon and arrived mid-afternoon after a day of cycling. Needed to spend another day in Chinon and would definitely stay at Hotel Diderot again. Friendly staff, nice room and excellent breakfast. Seems popular with cyclists by the number of...More

Thank pennylennox
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

A little gem in Chinon. Walking distance to everything, private parking for a small fee, delicious breakfast and very nice staff. We were met in the car park and shown around, taken to our rooms and then offered drinks on the shaded terrace. Breakfast was...More

Thank AdbFM
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Have stayed here many times over the last fifteen years and it never disappoints! Perfect location, great value, excellent breakfast and friendly professional service. A real treat in one of my favourite towns in France. Thanks, we will be back

Thank anguskeith
Reviewed September 22, 2018

My husband and I spent 9 fabulous nights at this beautiful and charming hotel, which is almost in the center of the small medieval town of Chinon on one of the tributaries of the Loire. The hotel is made up of three old townhouses and...More

Thank MichelleKN1
Reviewed August 25, 2018

The hotel is a beautiful building but there wasn't a particular friendly welcome and no help with luggage (room was up windy narrow stairs). The first night we returned after supper (main entrance shut at 9pm and access through a side street door) hotel was...More

Thank 21maggieb5
Response from hoteldiderot, Propriétaire at Hotel DiderotResponded August 26, 2018

Dear MAGGIE, thank you for taking the time to post a review and to share your remarks. We are glad you liked the architecture of the hotel and its situation, and we are sorry you got confused by the way it is organized. As you...More

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hayley L
May 6, 2017|
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Response from hoteldiderot | Property representative |
Hello, there is a parking in the courtyard for 10 cars (no possibility of reservation), at the daily rate of 8.00 €. The parking gate is locked at 9 p.m. When the parking is full, there are 2 free public parking lots close... More
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Jan W
August 9, 2016|
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Response from hoteldiderot | Property representative |
Yes, you can do this by calling the hotel direct (+33 (0)2 47 93 18 87) from 7 am to 9 pm. We speak english. Or you can send us an email (but TripAdvisor does not let me include the link in my answer :-()
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August 9, 2016|
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Not sure. We were on a biking trip with Discover France and they made all the reservations. However, we were advised that it is best to contact the property directly- this seems to be the case in France and in Europe, in... More
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"All rooms are quiet. No lift, so if needed, request a lower floor."
MichelleKN1
Sep 22, 2018
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"we had a room overlooking the garden but all looked lovely"
carolyng505
Aug 19, 2018
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"Garden room was nice"
pete2216
Jul 28, 2018
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"Ask for a room in the annex"
rongra
Jun 21, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$66 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
diderot hotel chinon
LOCATION
FranceCentre-Val de LoireIndre-et-LoireChinon
NUMBER OF ROOMS
26
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