Hotels in La Châtre

    La Châtre Details

    In the centre of the Loire Valley is the village of La Châtre. This is situated in the province of Indre. The village is a medieval town and is simply lovely. The town centre is all that you would expect from a traditional French town. It offers superb shops, restaurants and cafes. There is also a local weekly market on Saturday morning. The speciality of the region is Kir Berrichone, which is a drink of crème du cassis with red wine and is very tasty. In the famous Loire Valley are more than a thousand chateaux of various sizes and UNESCO has made this a world heritage site. There are good transport links to other parts of the country. will assist you in finding a cheap hotel in the area.Whilst in the La Chatre area, you must visit the local vineyards. Nearby is Sarzay Castle built in the 14th century and now one of France's most visited historic monuments. It is just 7km away. The Chateau Nohant-Vic is 10km away and this was the home of the famous author George Sand. Other places you might be interested in is the Tapestry Museum in Aubussa, the Museum of Electrification at Bourganeuf and the Porcelain Potteries in Limoges. Wherever you decide to stay in the area, you should not have any difficulty in finding a comfortable discount hotel.