More and more of you are looking to combine your tour with a short break, or even a longer holiday, so please see below for my own local recommendations.
Checkout KAYAK.fr and have look at their Chinon travel guide for a range of great places to stay- and also visit whilst in the area.
Kev & Denise are lovely people who offer B&B, and also have a gite available for rentals. Whatever option you choose, both are truly BEAUTIFUL! Check out their website at www.loirevalleyleisureholidays.com as they offer a lot more than just accommodation.
A stunning main house and gorgeous cottage set in the heart of the Loire Valley. Check out their website at www.bouctonniere.com
Family friendly cottages in the grounds of a Château, truly promoting wine tourism by offering tasting events with fantastic accommodation. www.loirevalleyretreat.com
This is no standard campsite- this is special!! This is camping with actual beds if you don't want to bring your own tent, where they offer a true glamping experience. They also have a farmhouse available for rental. www.campinglafortinerie.com
This is an insanely beautiful B&B right in the middle of Chinon, offering stunning accommodation at an amazing nightly price. Google Au Relais Saint Maurice and you will find Maurice on booking.com