Valid For 2016

Located in the heart of the Loire Valley, Tours is a welcoming and vibrant city which still has a small-town atmosphere. Tours makes an excellent base for visiting the magnificent chateaux in the area, including Villandry and Chenonceau, Excursions to all the chateaux can easily be booked at the Tourist Office, other local attractions include the Musee des Vins, the splendid Cathedral and the former Bishop's Palace. French Travel Service offers rail and hotel holidays to Tours, a great base from which to visit the Loire Chateaux

EXCURSIONS:  Prices start at 19€ for a half day rising to 50€ for a full day excursion. Mainly in air conditionned minibuses which carry between 2 & 8 people so provided you are not on your own you are guaranteed that the excursions will operate.

LATE NEWS - ADDITIONAL HOTELS, MORE CHOICE: As well as the hotels featured on this page, french Travel Service's network of contacts now allow us to book more hotels in Tours, including the Three Star Mercure Centre Gare, Quality Harmonie and Holiday Inn Centre. Please ask for details and prices

 Travel is via Paris (change of station) or via Lille (change of platform)

 

Hotel de l'Univers-Tours

Located in the heart of the city just ten minutes walk from the station and tourist office.

 

Since opening in 1846 this world-renowned hotel has welcomed politicians, personalities and stars who have much appreciated its discretion and hospitality in the finest of French traditions. There is an immense galleried lounge, fine restaurant and cosy bar. All 85 rooms are air-conditioned, en suite with hairdryer, cable TV, wifi, minibar and trouser presses. Buffet breakfast.

Supplement March: £11, Reduction April: £8 and August: £10

Hotel de l'Univers-Tours Prices
Dates 1 Nov 15 -31 Mar 16
1 Nov - 31 Dec 16
1 Jul - 31 Aug 16 1 Apr - 30 Jun
1 Sep-31 Oct 16
No. of Nights 3 4 5 Ex Nt Sgl Nt 3 4 5 Ex Nt Sng Nt 3 4 5 Ex Nt Sng Nt
Price (£) 315 376 436 60 54 367 439 512 73 67 409 492 575 83 77
Terms Prices per person in £GBP and include Eurostar and TGV. Hotel Supplements may also apply and will be advised on booking. Check 1st class and peak travel supplements here.

Hotel l'Artist

This modern 3-star hotel is situated in the centre of Tours, a stone's throw from the railway station.

Comfortable and quiet accommodation with a small courtyard and a bar.  There is a fitness centre in the hotel. Rooms are simply decorated in classical style with wooden furniture, carpets and warm colours, soundproofed, air-conditioned with a writing desk and a balcony.  Free Wi-fi. Continental buffet breakfast.

Hotel l'Artist Prices
Dates 1 Nov 15 -31 Mar 16
1 Nov - 31 Dec 16
1 Jul - 31 Aug 16 1 Apr - 30 Jun
1 Sep-31 Oct 16
No. of Nights 3 4 5 Ex Nt Sgl Nt 3 4 5 Ex Nt Sng Nt 3 4 5 Ex Nt Sng Nt
Price (£) 257 299 340 41 40 309 363 417 54 48 321 376 432 56 49
Terms Prices per person in £GBP and include Eurostar and TGV. Hotel Supplements may also apply and will be advised on booking. Check 1st class and peak travel supplements here.

Relais St Eloi

This modern hotel successfully combines old fashioned values with the latest facilities, including a pleasant lounge bar and an excellent restaurant. 

Just a few minutes walk from the old town of Tours, and upon request the hosts are happy to organise visits to local cellars for guided tours and tastings. All 57 rooms have bath, shower and WC, TV, telephone and hairdryer. Buffet breakfast is included.

Triple & Quad rooms are available

Relais St Eloi Prices
Dates 1 Nov 15 -31 Mar 16
1 Nov - 31 Dec 16
1 Jul - 31 Aug 16 1 Apr - 30 Jun
1 Sep-31 Oct 16
No. of Nights 3 4 5 Ex Nt Sgl Nt 3 4 5 Ex Nt Sng Nt 3 4 5 Ex Nt Sng Nt
Price (£) 264 305 346 41 41 340 404 468 64 64 348 414 480 66 66
Terms Prices per person in £GBP and include Eurostar and TGV. Hotel Supplements may also apply and will be advised on booking. Check 1st class and peak travel supplements here.