Hôtel Grand Monarque is an 18th-century post house, located at the heart of the Loire Valley in Azay-le-Rideau, 150 metres from its famous castle. It features a lounge bar. The hotel with stone walls and exposed beams .The spacious guest rooms are uniquely decorated with antique furnishings and each have a private bathroom. All rooms have free Wi-Fi connection. A daily buffet breakfast is served daily at a surcharge. Free parking is available nearby, and private parking is available upon request for guests exploring the Indre-et-Loire region by car. Tours Val de Loire Airport is 35 km away. Bike storage is available on site and several cycling paths can be found in the area.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

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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.

Private parking at the hotel


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Room type
Number of guests
1 large double bed
2 single beds
1 large double bed
2 single beds
1 large double bed
2 single beds
1 single bed
1 large double bed
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Sustainability certification

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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Azay-le-Rideau
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  • Rolf
    Switzerland Switzerland
    the staff was very friendly, indeed. The room was quiet and comfortable, the breakfast was excellent. We also enjoyed the cheese platter as well as their hot appetisers (especially when you had a sumptuous luncheon, elsewhere and really only want...
  • Raquel
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    The place was excellent, their staff members were incredible. I highly recommend it, I couldn't stay longer but there are some nice shops around the area. The breakfast was lovely and the room was really spacious and clean. I highly recommend it!
  • Janna
    United States United States
    The hotel was lovely. Right in the center of the village. Everything was comfortable and very clean. The staff was outgoing and helpful. It exceeded my expectations.

Hotel surroundings

Facilities of Hôtel Grand Monarque
Great facilities! Review score, 9.2

Most popular facilities
  • Private parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed) and costs € 7 per day.
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Wake-up service
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business centre
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Safety deposit box
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French

House rules

Hôtel Grand Monarque takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00 to 22:00


From 07:30 to 11:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

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

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
€ 10 per child, per night

Prices for cots are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cots are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.

Mastercard Visa Cash Hôtel Grand Monarque accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Please note that access to most of the guest rooms is via 1 flight of stairs. Please contact the property for further information on accessibility.

When booking 5 or more rooms, the total amount of the reservation will be requested before arrival and will be non-refundable. The property will contact you after booking with more information regarding this.

FAQs about Hôtel Grand Monarque

  • Check-in at Hôtel Grand Monarque is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Hôtel Grand Monarque offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Room options at Hôtel Grand Monarque include:

      • Single
      • Double
      • Suite

    • Hôtel Grand Monarque is 50 yards from the centre of Azay-le-Rideau. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • The prices at Hôtel Grand Monarque may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.