The Royal Fortress of Chinon has been awarded the QUALITE TOURISME™ label

 

The QUALITÉ TOURISME™ label was created by the Ministry of Tourism. The tourism professionals who display this label have developed a high quality approach, and inspections are regularly carried out to confirm the standard of the services provided. They provide a quality service that best meets visitors’ expectations.
They listen to their visitors, demonstrate professionalism and provide: a friendly and personalised welcome, clear and accurate information, a clean and comfortable environment, and good knowledge of their region.

 

Discover all the places in the region that have been awarded the QUALITE TOURISME™ label

 

PARKING

 

Bike storage

Car parking

Coach parking

Camper parking

 

ACCESSIBILITY FOR DISABLED VISITORS

 

Visually impaired

Learning disabled

wheelchairs available

Folding seats available

Hearing impaired

 

Discover the accessible facilities for disabled visitors

 

FOR PARENTS

 

Pram storage

Baby changing facilities

Bottle warmer

 

OTHER FACILITIES

 

 

Luggage storage

Payment by credit card

Snack bar

Exteriors 

Interiors

CCTV

 

 

THE FORTRESS GIFT SHOP

The gift shop, located in the entrance building, offers a wide range of medieval inspired gifts - children’s games, costumes, postcards, and much more.
If you are looking for a souvenir of the Fortress, there is a large choice of personalised gifts - mugs, coins from the Paris Mint, Chinon AOC wines, to name a few.
You will also find a wide range of books for all ages.

In the entrance building you have also a water fountain, a drinks machine for hot and cold drinks and a vending machine for snacks.

 

 

The RounD TABLE - DELICIOUS SNACKS AND DRINKS

 

Take a break, relax and enjoy a delicious snack with the family.
The Round Table is situated in the grounds of the Fortress.


You can enjoy a delicious snack to eat in or to take away - there is a selection of sweet and savoury snacks available all day. 

 

ROOM HIRE

If you would like to organise a special event at the Royal Fortress of Chinon, don’t hesitate to get in touch. We will carefully review your request to find the best solution for your event:

  • The Plantagenêt Room (in the entrance building) - up to 100 people: full price for the day €900/reduced price €600.
  • Esplanade des Anglois (outside the Fortress) - up to 500 people: Full price for the day €1800/reduced price €1300.
  • Combles des Logis Royaux (in the eaves of the Royal Lodgings)- for up to 20 people : full price for the day €700/reduced price €500.