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    Hotel Diderot

    4 rue de Buffon, 37500, Chinon, France
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    Overview
    • Excellent76%
    • Very good18%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “home made jams” (74 reviews)
    “goat cheese” (50 reviews)
    “croissants” (68 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 27 May 2012

    We enjoyed every minute of our 2 night stay.Hotel Diderot is one of those places whose character and charm add another dimension to your travel experience.A lovely place to return to after roaming around the historic city of Chinon.We enjoyed a kir in the well...More

    Thank savannahtraveler59
    Response from hoteldiderot, Propriétaire at Hotel DiderotResponded 18 July 2012

    hello beautiful people of Savannah! Thank you so much it was a real pleasure to share our home with you. My two sisters, staff and myself are working hard to make any stay in the simplest but the best possible in our rustical family hotel....More

    Reviewed 26 May 2012

    A good combination of location, helpful staff, a nice room and a pleasant terrace on which to drink wine. We had a room on the first floor that was a nice size, bright and had a nice bathroom. The owner, Laurent, said that the two...More

    Thank bobinlakeway
    Response from hoteldiderot, Propriétaire at Hotel DiderotResponded 18 July 2012

    I will not fail to inform all our team, how you had a good stay with us. We are happy to build a professional relationship with our custumers. Thank you very much and see you soon Laurent

    Reviewed 25 May 2012

    All of the good things you read about Hotel Diderot are true - a charming spotlessly clean hotel with great service and a great breakfast. We sprung for a renovated room next to the garden (courtyard) - about 90 euros per night - very lovely...More

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    Reviewed 24 May 2012

    We chose to stay here based upon Trip Advisor reviews, as well as the recommendation by Rick Steves' book. It was truly delightful! It is a very well-run small hotel. Laurent, one of the family owners, is full of personality and energy and really wants...More

    Thank susan g
    Reviewed 24 May 2012

    We stayed for one night en route from Calais to the Dordogne. Good things: Good, peaceful location. Charming architecture, lovely garden, friendly and welcoming staff, unusual and excellent breakfast (try the wlanuts, cheese and honey and of course the jams), secure parking in the courtyard...More

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    Response from hoteldiderot, Propriétaire at Hotel DiderotResponded 18 July 2012

    Madame, Monsieur, We are happy to receive customers in a building full of history. We have since the 15 century change much comfort, our staircase that is classified, will never be replaced by an elevator. Our receptionists are automatically offered another room, the only one...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$86 - US$88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Chinon
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 26
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    • Location
    • France >
    • Centre-Val de Loire >
    • Loire Valley >
    • Chinon
    • Also Known As
    • Diderot Hotel Chinon
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    Room & Suite (91)
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    Hotel & Grounds (235)
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    hayley L
    6 May 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
    10 August 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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    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
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    "Wall rooms are good but there is no lift to first and second floor"
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