Superior Grade – Hotel Panoramic (3*) – Sancerre
The Hotel Panoramic is a 3* hotel located in Sancerre in the Loire Valley, between the panoramic vineyards. A stone’s throw from the old town of Sancerre and famous wine villages, such as Chavignol, the Panoramic Hotel is an integral part of its region and a proud representative of the local heritage. This hotel offers a relaxing stay in a natural and calming atmosphere, with 52 rooms all with delightful views of the bucolic surroundings, making for a short break in utter peace and tranquillity. The property has a wonderful panoramic bar/lounge where guests can enjoy a chilled drink- even late at night! Finally for your relaxation, the hotel also has a heated outdoor pool which overlooks the breath-taking views of the Loire Valley.
Elegant Grade – Hotel Oceania l’Univers (4*) – Tours
Oceania l’Univers is a five-floor historic hotel in Tours dating from 1846 perfectly combining tradition, design and modernity. Recently renovated, it offers a good range of high quality facilities as well as contemporary and comfortable well-equipped rooms. The hotel is set in a fashionable shopping area between the station and the historic centre of Tours and the cities’ main sites including the cathedral, basilica and the Place Plumereau are all within a few minutes’ walk. The 91 guestrooms are decorated in bright modern colours while keeping the authentic look of the place with its high ceiling and ancient mouldings. They all include satellite television, direct-dial telephones, minibars and wireless Internet connections. Bathrooms are equipped with shower/bath combinations, telephones, hairdryers and designer toiletries.
Elegant Grade – Hotel Anne d’Anjou (4*) – Saumur
Hotel Anne d’Anjou is a magnificent 18th Century mansion in Saumur designed by Mr Caileau – King Louis XIV’s own architect – and offers stunning views of both the Loire River, and Saumur Castle – nestled at the foot of the castle itself. The façade of the hotel and staircase within were both classified as historical monuments in 1975, and guests staying here can marvel at this historical architecture, and may even wish to stay in one of the five rooms which retain their original decor. Three room grades are offered here; Comfort, Tradition and Elegance, and all offer a queen sized bed, satellite television, desk area, minibar, and an en-suite bathroom with hairdryer. Five rooms still retain their original design, but most have been redecorated in an elegant traditional style. The difference between the rooms is size- the higher the room grade, the larger the room.
Superior Grade – Hotel d’Anjou (4*) – Angers
This prestigious 4* hotel is both historical and modern, and has certainly maintained its panache across the Centuries. Built in 1857, Hotel d’Anjou underwent extensive renovations in the 1920’s and today, guests can expect elegance, sophistication and a relaxing, chic base from which to explore the Loire Valley. Located in the centre of Angers, Hotel d’Anjou is perfectly situated, with easy access to the city’s array of boutiques, shops, bars and restaurants. Each of the 53 guest rooms are sound-proofed and air-conditioned and decorated in an authentic yet modern style. For the maximum comfort, every room is equipped with a telephone, television with satellite channels, a mini-bar, hairdryer, safety deposit box and WIFI internet access.