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Free access to the Abbey is included in the rate. Free access to the site doesn't include access to the museum. Fontevraud Located in the Saint Lazare Priory of the historic Royal Abbey of Fontevraud, in the heart of the Loire Valley between Touraine and Anjou, Fontevraud L'Hôtel is an environmentally friendly, non-air-conditioned establishment that offers free Wi-Fi and on-site parking. Featuring contemporary decor, The private bathroom has a shower and free toiletries. A desk, safe and ironing facilities are also provided. The Michelin-starred gourmet restaurant offers contemporary and refined dishes created by Chef Thibaut Ruggeri. The gastronomic restaurant must be booked prior to your stay if you wish to dine. Guests can enjoy a range of activities on site or in the surrounding area, including golf and horseback riding. Free access to the Abbey is included in the rate. Free access to the site doesn't include access to the museum. Fontevraud L'Hôtel welcomes you 12 mi from Saumur and Chinon. Finally, the Tours Val de Loire airport is 36 mi from the hotel.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Fontevraud L'Hôtel has been welcoming guests since Jun 25, 2014

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Gluten-free, American

Free private parking available at the hotel

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Room Type
1 full bed
2 sofa beds
1 queen bed
Bedroom :
1 queen bed
Living room:
2 sofa beds
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Guest reviews


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  • Ricardo
    Awesome place and experience. For history lovers. Really nice and peaceful place.
  • Andrew
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    This hotel is STUNNING. I’ve never before cancelled a planned activity just to stay around the hotel and explore. It is worth and afternoon all to itself.
  • Faustman
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    exceptional property with magnificent historic location yet with modern art. food was excellent from the breakfast to dinner options. guests were allowed to explore gardens and Abby in evening after tourists. staff was remarkably responsive and...
  • Larissa
    From the service, to the rooms to the absolutely exquisitely designed restorations and modernizations this is one of the most memorable properties I have ever stayed in. I highly recommend this hotel to anyone visiting the Loire valley. The hotel...
  • Jacobo
    It is worth it. EVERY CENT! Perfect experience for couples and friends
  • Redbowl
    We had a lovely stay. The staff was amazing. So much to do without even leaving the site. The museum of modern art was quite impressive. The rest of the Abby was fantastic. Delicious breakfast. We had an exceptional stay over all.
  • Ro
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Beautiful and Unique! Also access to the Abbaye after hours was very special
  • Sally
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Property is gorgeous and peaceful. Staff is helpful. Rooms were very comfortable. Make sure to visit the Abbey and tell guests that they do not have to pay to enter.
  • Jon
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Wonderful setting with access to the grounds and the abbey. Breakfast buffet high quality. Staff attentive throughout our stay.
  • Sanjay
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Location, ambience, staff, cleanliness and quietness. Awesome place to stay with a great breakfast.

Property questions and answers
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  • Do you have a room that requires no stairs?

    Daer Madam, dear Sir, We have "Confort" room on the ground floor available. Kind regards, Charles / Réception
    Answered on 3 November 2019
  • Hello do you have wheelchair accessible rooms. I can not see the option on the list? How would I book one? Regards Donna

    Dear Donna, Thank you for your question. We do have some rooms that can accommodate person with cheelchair. We can choose Confort or Emotion room and..
    Answered on 14 August 2021
  • I would like to book a table for 2 in the restaurant on the night of 26 June ; celebrating 50 years of marriage!

    Hello, What name will this reservation be under, and at what time would you like to dine? Janine/Reception
    Answered on 18 May 2021
  • Are we able to hire bikes to use for a day or 2 during our stay…from somewhere close by?

    good evening, You can book cycles at the reception of the hôtel . best regards
    Answered on 4 April 2022
  • would it be possible to book the resturant for Monday 10th April for two people please, one is vegetarian. if this is possible we will book hotel as ..

    Hello Mr Powell, Thank you for your message and your interest in Fontevraud l'Hôtel & le Restaurant. Unfortunately, our restaurant is closed every mo..
    Answered on 8 March 2023
  • Bonjour, I stayed at your hotel 27th-28th October 2021 in a double garden room. Name - Sarjeant I lost a ring and wonder if it was found in my room? T..

    Bonjour, Thank you for your message. We are sorry but we didn't find a ring after your stay. We remain at your disposal. We look forward to welc..
    Answered on 13 January 2022
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Fontevraud le restaurant
    • Cuisine
    • Open for

Amenities of Fontevraud L'Hôtel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.8

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Free WiFi
  • Room service
  • Family rooms
  • Private Bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Live music/Performance
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Temporary art galleries
    Additional charge
  • Horseback riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
  • Canoeing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
  • Tennis court
    Additional chargeOff-site
Media & Technology
  • Cable channels
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Lowered sink
  • Raised toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Hairstyling
  • Hair coloring
  • Haircut
  • Manicure
  • Makeup services
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French

House rules

Fontevraud L'Hôtel takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 4:00 PM to 11:00 PM


From 7:00 AM to 12:00 PM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 11 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Crib upon request
4 - 10 years
Extra bed upon request
€ 20 per child, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 3 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa American Express Cash Fontevraud L'Hôtel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Guests are kindly requested to inform the property about the children's age. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

The restaurant is open every night of the week and Saturday and Sunday for lunch.

Please note that guests are kindly requested to reserve the restaurant in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

Please note that Emotion Double Room can be connected to a double or twin room upon request and are subject to availability.

Please note that the rooms are in a historical building and do not offer air conditioning.

Free access to the Abbey is included in the rate. Free access to the site doesn't include access to the museum

FAQs about Fontevraud L'Hôtel

  • Fontevraud L'Hôtel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Tennis court
    • Canoeing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Horseback riding
    • Bike tours
    • Haircut
    • Live music/Performance
    • Makeup services
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Hairstyling
    • Bicycle rental
    • Facial treatments
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Hair coloring
    • Walking tours
    • Manicure
    • Beauty services
    • Waxing services

  • Room options at Fontevraud L'Hôtel include:

    • Double
    • Suite
    • Single

  • Yes, Fontevraud L'Hôtel is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Fontevraud L'Hôtel has 1 restaurant:

    • Fontevraud le restaurant

  • Guests staying at Fontevraud L'Hôtel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Gluten-free
    • American

  • The prices at Fontevraud L'Hôtel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Fontevraud L'Hôtel is 800 feet from the center of Fontevraud-l'Abbaye. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Check-in at Fontevraud L'Hôtel is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.