We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

La Bonne Etape

View Deal
#16 of 25 Hotels in Amboise
Certificate of Excellence
19/06/2017 20/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Lock in the lowest price from our partners
View Deal
Compare best prices from top travel sites
View Map
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

71 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 11: English reviews
Start your review of La Bonne Etape
 Click to rate
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The location is just done the street from downtown Amboise, the Chateau and very quiet, even though it's on the main road. Slept very well with the windows open, beds were comfortable. Room size was standard French size room, but this one had a balcony to go out onto, so it was like an extension of the room. Bathroom, as...

1Thank KK2015TK
Annapolis, Maryland
Reviewed 10 October 2016

My friends and I had booked rooms in advance -- but when we arrived, we walked up the flight of stairs from the parking lot to the building, and had to knock on the door for some time before anyone came to the door. We found out that the restaurant was closed for 4 days that weekend (not sure if...

1Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Two nights here, 2 dinners, 2 breakfasts. Delightful service, good food. Room appropriate size for France. No a/c but a fan was provided. Madame was very helpful and her children were polite and smiled and spoke. Server Sam is excellent. He helped me with luggage as there are steps involved.

1Thank CurtEastPoint
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Only 4 stars as the hotel has no elevator and 1+ flight of stairs to get to the room. However, the owners/ managers were very helpful with the luggages. The room was spacious, clean and comfortable with everything needed for travelers comfort. The on site restaurant was great with an excellent service and offered diners and breakfasts of superior quality....

1Thank bbk229
Laguna Niguel, California
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Outside of Amboise a little, but plenty of parking and a very comfortable room with a terrace. Breakfast was well worth the 12 euro, a full buffet with anything you could want. Staff was friendly and tried very hard to help us and understand our English. Hotel has a restaurant attached which seemed very busy and although we did not...

1Thank bcdesert50
Reviewed 8 October 2015

This bed and breakfast hotel (a gite) has multiple advantages for the traveller at a reasonable price. It is located on the south bank of the Loire in the charming little town of Amboise. Close to Tours, Amboise is centrally located for anyone touring the famous chateaux of the area (only ten minutes from Chenonceau) or the beautiful countryside of...

4Thank Bob B
Rapallo, Italy
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

In the past month of September with my husband we visited the Loire Valley and the Castles. The hotel has a convenient location, very close to some of the Castles. Amboise is only 10 minutes driving. Chenonceau about 30 minutes, Blois 20 minutes. You can organize the visit departing from the hotel. The hotel and restaurant it is run by...

4Thank Gianna Maria C
Tamworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Clean comfortable, no tea making facilities in the room and being British that's a must I'm afraid. The breakfast is continental but there's plenty of it. We ate in the restaurant the first night, the food was good as was the service, the next day we walked into Ambois where there are many restaurants more competitivly priced. The room itself...

2Thank Carolesw1
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

I booked three rooms in this hotel with two months in advance for our family vacation in France. I just received an email confirming the reservation and at the time of the booking asked MYRIAM for prepay or leaving a CC to backup the reservation. The answer was that this was not necessary, that payment will be done at our...

6Thank Luis F
Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 26 November 2014

Two minutes by car, along the river from Amboise town, delicious, ample breakfast, ample parking, free wifi, clean, quiet. Very pleasant. Friendly family owners, good base to tour Loire Valley chateaux.

3Thank JamieDoolin

8 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (8)
Dining (1)
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Other (6)
19/06/2017 20/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Amboise hotels
2.1 km away
Logis La Breche
Logis La Breche
#11 of 25 in Amboise
303 reviews
2.5 km away
Hotel le Clos d'Amboise
Hotel le Clos d'Amboise
#4 of 25 in Amboise
589 reviews
0.5 km away
Chateau de Pray
Chateau de Pray
#1 of 1 in Charge
547 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
3.4 km away
Chateau de Perreux - Amboise
Chateau de Perreux - Amboise
#1 of 2 in Nazelles-Negron
217 reviews
1.3 km away
Ibis Amboise
Ibis Amboise
#14 of 25 in Amboise
520 reviews
3.5 km away
Best Western Le Vinci Loire Valley
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about La Bonne Etape

Address: 962 quai des Violettes, 37400, Amboise, France
Region: France > Centre-Val de Loire > Loire Valley > Amboise
Price Range: €68 - €72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — La Bonne Etape 2*
Number of rooms: 5
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline and HRS so you can book your La Bonne Etape reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from La Bonne Etape staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from La Bonne Etape staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Not clear if there are any rooms that do not involve at least 1 if not 2 flights of stairs”
252lynnm, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 1,2 and 3 have balconys”
Carolesw1, 5 Sep 2015 | Read review
2 of 2
US$80* /night
View Deal
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates