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Hotel Diderot

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A guest room at Hotel Diderot in Chinon, Loire Valley, France

FRANCE

Chinon, Loire Valley
Hotel Diderot

If we were to create the ideal French country escape, Hotel Diderot would be it. The origins of this beautiful manor date back to the 1400s, with a highlight from that time being the fireplace in the breakfast room. As for morning meals in said room, they present a delicious quandary: which of the 50-plus homemade jams and jellies should you choose? Rooms have been given a serious upgrade, with designer textiles and plenty of creature comforts to complement the hardwood floors and exposed beams. Just a five-minute walk from the hotel, the medieval town of Chinon boasts cafés brimming with terrific red wine menus and a castle with ties to Joan of Arc. All in all, this makes a perfect budget base for exploring the Loire Valley.

Explore this French country getaway at the Hotel Diderot official website

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