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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simple but nice hotel, in a pleasant position close to Gien centre. Very quiet. Wifi working well also in the rooms. Continental breakfast, you can prepare a juice by yourself! Best hotel in town by far!

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Southminster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We stayed overnight on our drive to SpAin. Location lovely, right on the River Loire. Only downside was no lift to our room on the 3rd floor and my husband struggled. Also, we left our window open because it was very hot, when we came back from having dinner, the bed was covered in hundreds of tiny flies and they...

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Thank 58diane58
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Stayed here for one night. Hotel is located a short stroll from the small village. Overlooks the Loire and whilst on the main road is peaceful enough. We opted for a River view suite and wow what a room. Massive, with shower rooms, bathrooms, toilets and massive bedroom area. No aircon, but a fan kept us cool enough. Short stroll...

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Thank Machhojome
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

An excellent, clean and comfortable hotel on the banks of the beautiful Loire river. Easy access to good restaurants just a stroll along the river! Great and varied cycling. Good choice for a cycling holiday along this wonderful river. Delicious breakfast and friendly staff!

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Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I stayed here in a bike trip through the Loire. They had a great place to keep the bikes and are in a fantastic location across from the river. The room was nice, clean and had a good bathroom. The breakfast was good and staff very nice and helpful. I would recommend this hotel.

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1Thank Jonathan J
Karratha, Australia
Reviewed 5 January 2016

This accommodation was part of our 2700kms tandem cycling holiday through France. It is a bike-friendly hotel with secure parking at the back for our bicycle. The receptionist and other staff members were friendly and professional. Our room was situated on the first floor at the front of the hotel, overlooking the Loire river. The room was spacious with a...

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Broxbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 May 2014

Having stayed here many years ago, when it still had a restaurant, we were pleased to see it back in lists. Stayed 2 nights at the beginning of the month in a very comfortable room overlooking the Loire. We were the only guests yet a full breakfast buffet was laid out, which we thoroughly enjoyed in the very smart and...

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1Thank KibesGreen
hampshire
Reviewed 5 October 2013

Just stayed for one night, as we came to Gien for one purpose only, for the Gien Porcelian. Found this hotel, after spending lot's of money at the factory. The hotel is very quite, looks over the Loire River. Our room was lovely, with two bathrooms, really a suite, all very nice. The hotel hasn't got a lift, that's why...

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London
Reviewed 7 May 2013

We have been staying here for almost 30 years, in this lovley little town on the Loire. The hotel changed hands several year ago and - sadly -it is now just bed & breakfast - but the faded glory of past triumphs linger- and you couldn't find a better spot on this east side of the Loire valley. Rooms are...

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1Thank GMBLondon
Europe
Reviewed 1 November 2012

Great location overlooking the wide and calmly flowing Loire, just a stones throw from the picturesque bridge. The hotel was perhaps at its peak a few years ago but the room I had was spacious, quiet, well maintained and clean, slightly drab but never the less more than good enough. Breakfast was fine with a lady ensuring that everything went...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our hotel is ideally situated along the Loire where you can walk or catch some rays in the park opposite our hotel. The center, its shops and restaurants are 5 minutes from our hotel and the famous hunting museum and famous pottery of Gien, many pieces are on display in the reception ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Le Rivage

Address: 1 quai de Nice, 45500 Gien, France
Region: France > Centre-Val de Loire > Loire Valley > Gien
Price Range: £48 - £74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Le Rivage 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Best views of the Loire river are from the front rooms of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles KirstenE10, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
“spend a few more euros and upgrade to one of the larger rooms overlooking the river”
 of 5 bubbles GMBLondon, 7 May 2013 | Read review
“Book a room at the front to enjoy the views over the Loire. The efficient double glazing completely cuts out any traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles foodfansofBath, 23 Sep 2012 | Read review
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