The Loire Valley Hotels

Le Rivage

  • 635 rue de la Reine-Blanche Map It
  • Olivet


  • Quiet setting
  • Riverside restaurant


  • Can be damp in fall and spring
  • Tiny bathrooms
  • Few staff speak English

Published 06/25/2015

Fodor's Review

Although it's a bit off the beaten track, this small, white-walled hotel—a family affair since 1954—provides a warm welcome and makes a pleasant base. Guest rooms are compact yet comfortable, and each has a little balcony with a view of the tree-lined Loiret (the best is from No. 4). You can also drink in the river view from the excellent restaurant (no lunch Saturday; no dinner Sunday, November–April); popular with locals, the stylish menu changes seasonally.

Hotel Information


635 rue de la Reine-Blanche, 5 km (3 miles) south of Orléans , Olivet, 45160, France

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Hotel Details:

  • Closed late Dec.–late Jan.
  • 17 rooms
  • Rate includes: Some meals

Published 06/25/2015

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