We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Hotel Diderot

    4 rue de Buffon, 37500, Chinon, France
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$113
    View Deal
    Traveller (321)
    Room & Suite (90)
    Dining (21)
    Chateau de Danzay
    5 reviews
    #13 of 15 hotels in Chinon
     
    Hotel Agnes Sorel
    148 reviews
    #3 of 15 hotels in Chinon
     
    Hotel de la Treille
    6 reviews
    #15 of 15 hotels in Chinon
     
    Hotel Le Plantagenet
    286 reviews
    #7 of 15 hotels in Chinon
     
    Overview
    • Excellent76%
    • Very good18%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “goat cheese” (50 reviews)
    “croissants” (70 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Hotel Diderot
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Chateau de Danzay
    5 reviews
    #13 of 15 hotels in Chinon
     
    Hotel Agnes Sorel
    148 reviews
    #3 of 15 hotels in Chinon
     
    Hotel de la Treille
    6 reviews
    #15 of 15 hotels in Chinon
     
    Hotel Le Plantagenet
    286 reviews
    #7 of 15 hotels in Chinon
     
    Rooms
    3 Sep4 Sep
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 5 partner sites to see rooms from US$113.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Chinon hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "4010990eb6e3490199d2ba99fe56263c", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":219879,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32482908],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":9,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":9,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":113,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"4010990eb6e3490199d2ba99fe56263c","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":114,"lowestMetaPrice":113,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":114,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":114,"lowestMetaPrice":113,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":114,"hotelName":"Hotel Diderot","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjQwMTA5OTBlYjZlMzQ5MDE5OWQyYmE5OWZlNTYyNjNjIiwiQUlLIjoiNDMzYmEwZTc4YzM4NGQ0MGI5NDg3YTE3OTgwMWY0OWMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "03/09/2017", "checkOut": "04/09/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$113", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"32482908":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (912)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages
    There are newer reviews for Hotel Diderot
    See the most recent reviews

    21 - 25 of 699 reviews

    Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

    A fabulous time had by this Aussie couple. We stayed 3 nights. Highly recommended as a place to stay in Chinon. Great facilities, excellent location and very friendly, helpful staff. Good value all round. We particularly enjoyed the breakfasts with the wide array of home...More

    Thank Egglespv
    Response from hoteldiderot, Propriétaire at Hotel DiderotResponded 20 May 2017

    Good morning EGGLESPV, we are glad you enjoyed your stay at the Diderot! Everyone here wishes to see you again : there is still so much to see!

    Reviewed 5 May 2017

    Although in the center of Chinon, and walkable to everything, Hôtel Diderot is a peaceful oasis of calm. Our sunny room on the top floor, overlooking the verdant courtyard, was charmingly furnished with an antique armoire, dresser, and bed. The bathroom was modern, with every...More

    Thank diddys-mom
    Response from hoteldiderot, Propriétaire at Hotel DiderotResponded 9 May 2017

    Good morning DIDDYS-MOM, these flattering comments are certainly going to keep up "pumped to the max" for the entire season. As Summer is approaching, the wisteria and the roses are still in bloom, but the woodfire has been replaced by the breakfast on the terrace......More

    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    There are not enough good words to describe this small, but beautiful hotel in Chinon. Thoughtful touches appoint each unique room, and the garden in late afternoon is not to be missed. Jaime & Jean-Pierre and all their staff work very hard to make you...More

    Thank Sharmiro
    Response from hoteldiderot, Propriétaire at Hotel DiderotResponded 3 May 2017

    Dear SHARMIRO, thank you for you kind comment. Everyone here appreciates. We will keep up the good work! And keep [home]making jams!

    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    I can echo all the positive things said in other reviews about the charming and friendly staff, the excellent breakfast, the lovely garden and the convenient location within Chinon. However, I would recommend trying to get a room in the (old) main building and not...More

    2  Thank LondonScreenName
    Response from hoteldiderot, Propriétaire at Hotel DiderotResponded 3 May 2017

    Dear LondonScreenName, thank you on behalf of the "charming and friendly staff". We are pleased that you loved our breakfast and our garden ; and sorry you had to bear with noisy neighbors :-( They must have been uber-loud indeed, since it is the first...More

    Reviewed 26 April 2017

    Gorgeous place...the smell and lovely sight of wisteria greets you as you enter thru the gate. Jaime and Jean-Pierre are wonderful and very helpful in suggesting restaurants in town. The location is extremely ideal...less than a 10 min walk to the main square. I did...More

    Thank dnhenry77
    Response from hoteldiderot, Propriétaire at Hotel DiderotResponded 29 April 2017

    Good evening, thank you on behalf of the entire team, since your comments cover all the aspects of our activity. We do hope to see you again in the near future!

    Chateau de Danzay
    5 reviews
    #13 of 15 hotels in Chinon
     
    Hotel Agnes Sorel
    148 reviews
    #3 of 15 hotels in Chinon
     
    Hotel de la Treille
    6 reviews
    #15 of 15 hotels in Chinon
     
    Hotel Le Plantagenet
    286 reviews
    #7 of 15 hotels in Chinon
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$87 - US$126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Chinon
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 26
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Orbitz, Agoda and Priceline so you can book your Hotel Diderot reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • France >
    • Centre-Val de Loire >
    • Loire Valley >
    • Chinon
    • Also Known As
    • Diderot Hotel Chinon
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (321)
    Room & Suite (90)
    Dining (21)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (235)
    Bathroom (17)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
    Nearby
    Chateau de Danzay
    5 reviews
    1.63 km away
     
    Hotel Le Plantagenet
    286 reviews
    .23 km away
     
    Hotel Agnes Sorel
    148 reviews
    1.03 km away
     
    Hotel de la Treille
    6 reviews
    .28 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    La Part des Anges
    489 reviews
    .51 km away
    L'Entrepotes
    257 reviews
    .36 km away
    L'Ardoise
    526 reviews
    .42 km away
    Au Chapeau Rouge
    406 reviews
    .50 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Office de Tourisme Pays de Chinon
    121 reviews
    .53 km away
    Le Musee anime du Vin et de la Tonnellerie
    87 reviews
    .58 km away
    Caves Plouzeau
    33 reviews
    .98 km away
    Couly-Dutheil
    38 reviews
    .14 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    hayley L
    6 May 2017|
    Answer
    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
    0
    Votes
    Google Translation
    Jan W
    10 August 2016|
    Answer
    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 :-()
    0
    Votes
    Google Translation
    Jan W
    10 August 2016|
    Answer
    Response from ChrisSeattle_wa | Reviewed this property |
    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
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Excellent access for wheelchair"
    Read review
    "Wall rooms are good but there is no lift to first and second floor"
    Read review
    "Try to get a first floor room. It is cooler and you won't have to get your luggage up the stairs."
    Read review
    "Ground floor rooms had a lovely seating are outside perfect for relaxing with a drink after a long journey !"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing