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.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

BEST WESTERN Le Grand Monarque

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 1 more site!
Professional photos
BEST WESTERN Le Grand Monarque
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

921 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 370: English reviews
New Haven, Connecticut
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Perfect location for exploring the Chartres and the Cathedrale. Based on a tip on TA, I paid a little more and we got a Prestige room - king bed, huge room, great modern bath, quiet - everything was great. Excellent check-in and service. After a long rainy day, we were too lazy and cold to go out to eat for...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Bbi
Darien, CT
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our favorite hotel in Chartres. Excellent rooms for a great price. Elegant hotel with a superb restaurant and a romantic bar. Wonderful staff. I can't say enough about this hotel. The location is superb. The attention to detail is superb. Everything is superb. And it's near the finest cathedrals in the universe. Do a YouTube search for "Chartres Cathedral documentary."...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank James O
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived in the evening without any reservation, and we were welcomed by a very nice and friendly lady. Without asking for anything we got upgraded to a very nice and quiet room on the courtyard. We didn't had the time to go to the spa, but we will do for sure next time.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Philip123456
東京
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Checking in was a bit busy, but with warm service. Kid & dog friendly which is always great for us. Spacious family room, well equipped. Michelin star restaurant & brasserie in the hotel. Very convenient. Good location. Quick walk to the cathédrale.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank SundayRosemary
Palm Beach, Florida
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I have stayed here before and was enthralled with the room, and the room service. The desk staff were just as great as last time, but I booked a mid-rate room better than the last time and was given a room whose windows opened on to a walkway with cigarette butts on it. The room was so hot that we...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Amietravels2014
Berkshire
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This hotel is well situated in the centre of Chartres just a short walk from the Cathedral. The complex road layout of the Place des Epars nearly blew our GPS SatNav off the map, but once you feel happy about crossing a bus lane and dodging into the '5 minute' drop-off it's easy to pop in to Reception ready for...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Monsieur_Voyageur
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Comfortable hotel with a great location if you are visiting Chartres to see the cathedral. We could see it from our window which overlooked a Sunday flea market. Downtown has a lot of empty store fronts so we ate our meals at the hotel for convenience. Service and quality of the food was good but not the best in France....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Diane S
Cassington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel is comfortable with good sized rooms with all the usual facilities. Valet parking was swiftly and efficiently dealt with. Location is very convenient for the Cathedral and other key sights. Very good restaurant. Altogether a strong recommendation.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Nigel A
Minnesota
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We arrived in France late Saturday morning, and drove directly from CDG to Le Grand Monarque in Chartres. Having only read a few reviews, we were not sure what to expect, but we delighted with our hotel. Chartres is a beautiful city, and Le Grand Monarque is perfectly situated. The hotel is located at the heart of Chartres and only...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank explorer1905
grand_monarque28, Responsable relations clients at BEST WESTERN Le Grand Monarque, responded to this review

Dear Madam, dear Sir, We were very happy to welcome you at the hotel Le Grand Monarque in Chartres, we thank you so much for the good impressions you had during your stay that you share with the others travellers. We always try to do the best for our guest, many thanks again for your confidence. Yours sincerely Laurence

Maulden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I stayed here for 9 nights over a 10 night period (went away so stayed elsewhere for one night. Both halves of the stay were very good with the rooms well presented and all modern amenities. When I checked back in for the second half of my stay they had already taken my suitcase to my new room. Breakfast was...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jennie2122

245 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (233)
Viewed
Room/Suite (57)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (37)
Viewed
Dining (10)
Viewed
Bathroom (20)
Viewed
View from Room (19)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Other (88)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (12)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Chartres hotels
0.4 km away
Hotel Jehan de Beauce
Hotel Jehan de Beauce
#3 of 26 in Chartres
221 reviews
0.1 km away
Mercure Chartres Centre Cathedrale
0.3 km away
Timhotel Chartres Cathedrale
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.0 km away
Ibis Chartres Centre Cathedrale
0.4 km away
Hotel des Poemes de Chartres
3.6 km away
Novotel Chartres
Novotel Chartres
#6 of 26 in Chartres
444 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Brasserie La Cour
Brasserie La Cour
Cuisines: French, European
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Grand Monarque Hotel situated in an ancient private historical building just where the pedestrian-only streets commence, is the ideal base for visiting the famous cathedral and the historical town centre of Chartres. Once in the entrance hall we discover a comfortable and elegant ambiance : you are in a gastronomical establishment of great renown. 55 rooms and apartments are at your disposition. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Le Grand Monarque

Address: 22 Place des Epars, 28000, Chartres, France
Region: France > Centre-Val de Loire > Loire Valley > Chartres
Price Range: RM437 - RM622 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Le Grand Monarque 4*
Number of rooms: 55
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Priceline and Travelocity so you can book your BEST WESTERN Le Grand Monarque 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.
Also Known As:
Best Western Le Grand Monarque Hotel Chartres
Best Western Hotel Chartres
Best Western Chartres
Chartres Best Western
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Chartres
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 BEST WESTERN Le Grand Monarque staff and other travellers.
8 questions
Ask a question
Exeter, United Kingdom
albuquerque
over a year ago
10 months ago

See all questions (8)

Questions? Get answers from BEST WESTERN Le Grand Monarque 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

“Paying a little more for a Prestige room was worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles Bbi, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upper floors away from the walkway.”
 of 5 bubbles Amietravels2014, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“remeber your room key to operate the lift!”
 of 5 bubbles Monsieur_Voyageur, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Marie Antoinette room or one of the rooms in the royal rooms”
 of 5 bubbles ldecor, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Luxury rooms are bigger than regular rooms”
 of 5 bubbles dhabidave, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay