Chateau de Pray        

 Rue du Cèdre 37530 Amboise − France

  JP Moser Stayed Here!

Once upon a time in Amboise
A charming castle hotel and gourmet restaurant
Perfectly located on the south bank of the Loire, the castle has watched over the valley for centuries and holds the secrets of some of the finest chapters in French history. A stone’s throw from Amboise, the castle, a 4-star hotel and Michelin starred restaurant, is nestled in a wooded 5 acre park home to traditional French gardens, patios, a market garden and heated pool. Inside, the cosy lounges, refined rooms, gastronomic restaurant... invite you to enjoy a charming stay next to the Loire.


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Character & atmosphere, intimacy & authenticity

This superb 13th century castle, remodelled during the Renaissance and framed by its two protective towers, is a haven of peace at the heart of the Loire. Here there is everything you need to enjoy an exceptional break with your partner, family or friends.

The Cariou family, proud owners of the hotel since 1989, will welcome you to the laidback environment of the Château de Pray. The teams will offer you a warm and discrete welcome and will help you create a “tailored” stay according to your requests. The Cariou’s daughters will ensure you have a comfortable stay.

Services & amenities
4-star hotel - Loire Valley

  • Concierge service from 7.30 am to 11 pm
  • Multilingual staff
  • Room service from 7.30 am to 11 pm
  • Breakfast from 7.30 am to 10.30 am
  • Suitable for families
  • Babysitting on demand
  • Dry-cleaning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Outdoor heated pool
  • Secure indoor car park
  • Outdoor car park at the foot of the château
  • Car/Bike rental
  • Bike shed
  • Dogs welcome

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By car:
* From PARIS:
Highway A10 / Direction ORLÉANS – TOURS – BLOIS.
* From TOURS:
D751 direction AMBOISE (left bank), through Amboise then look for “CHARGE” 2 km drive.

By plane:
Tours airport (25 km away).

By train:
Paris Montparnasse/Saint Pierre des Corps by TGV(1 hour).
Paris Austerlitz/ Amboise by train (2:30).

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