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Premium bedding, soundproofing, free WiFi
Premium bedding, soundproofing, free WiFi
82-cm LCD TV with satellite channels
Premium bedding, soundproofing, free WiFi

initial by balladins Blois

2 out of 5
Guests rated this property 3.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationPolyclinique de Blois10 min walk
    Popular LocationLe Carroir3 min drive
    Popular LocationBasilique Notre-Dame de la Trinité4 min drive
    AirportBlois (XBQ)16 min drive

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  • Double Room

    Room amenities

    • 129 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Triple Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 194 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed OR 1 Single Bed
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  • Twin Room

    3.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 129 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Single Bed
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  • Quadruple Room

    Room amenities

    • 258 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed OR 1 Single Bed
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About this area


Initial by balladins Blois is located in Blois. Notable landmarks in the area include Chateau de Blois and Château de Chambord. Basilique Notre-Dame de la Trinité and Musee d'Histoire Naturelle are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Polyclinique de Blois - 10 min walk
  • Le Carroir - 3 min drive
  • Basilique Notre-Dame de la Trinité - 4 min drive
  • St. Louis Cathedral - 5 min drive
  • Maison de la Magie - 17 min drive

Getting around

  • La Chaussee-St-Victor Station - 4 min drive
  • Roissy - Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) - 127 min drive


  • La Boucherie - 13 min walk
  • Bar à Burger - 4 min drive
  • Via Vietnam - 4 min drive
  • Maison Tatami - 4 min drive
  • Le Petit Honfleur - 4 min drive
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About this property

initial by balladins Blois

Hotel in Blois with 5 restaurants and business centre
5 restaurants, a business centre and a meeting room are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, free newspapers, tour/ticket assistance and a garden are on-site. All rooms are soundproofed and offer free WiFi and free local calls. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with satellite channels, and guests will also find premium bedding and showers.
Initial by balladins Blois offers 43 forms of accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature free toiletries. Beds feature premium bedding. 82-cm LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include a shower.

This Blois hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include telephones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hairdryers can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • On-site parking is wheelchair accessible

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10:30 AM: EUR 6.90 for adults and EUR 4 for children
  • 5 restaurants

Family friendly

  • Soundproofed rooms


  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business centre
  • Conference space (377 square feet)


  • Garden


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Feather duvet
  • Premium bedding


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Shower


  • 82-cm LCD TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels


  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Free local calls
  • Phone
  • Soundproofing

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Check-in from 2 PM - 8 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation


Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 6.00 per pet, per day
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 0.66 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 18 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 6.90 for adults and EUR 4 for children (approximately)
  • Pet fee: EUR 6.00 per pet, per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

National rating

This property has received its official star rating from the French Tourism Development Agency, ATOUT France.

Property is also known as

Balladins Express de Blois Nord Péage
Balladins Express Nord Péage
Hotel Balladins Express de Blois Nord Péage
Hotel Balladins Express Nord Péage
Hôtel balladins Blois
balladins Blois
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initial by balladins Blois Blois
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at initial by balladins Blois and receive a full refund?
Yes, initial by balladins Blois offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to initial by balladins Blois cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at initial by balladins Blois?
As of 3 Mar 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at initial by balladins Blois on 4 Mar 2021 start from £35, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is initial by balladins Blois pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property. There's a fee of EUR 6.00 per pet, per day.
How much is parking at initial by balladins Blois?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at initial by balladins Blois?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 8 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at initial by balladins Blois?
Checkout is at 11:30 AM.
Where is initial by balladins Blois located?
Situated in Blois, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Loire Valley and 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from Chateau de Blois. Polyclinique de Blois and Le Carroir are also within 2 miles (3 km). La Chaussee-St-Victor Station is 24 minutes by foot.
Rating 5 - Excellent. 19 out of 164 reviews
5 - Excellent 12%
Rating 4 - Good. 65 out of 164 reviews
4 - Good 40%
Rating 3 - Okay. 41 out of 164 reviews
3 - Okay 25%
Rating 2 - Poor. 30 out of 164 reviews
2 - Poor 18%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 9 out of 164 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
k for overnight stay
Very small room on ground floor. No air con so very hot at night as did not feel safe to have window open as faced car park and main entrance. Bed was comfy and good shower but toilet seat broken. Ok for overnight stay. Stayed in room 20. Would not recommend. Did not try the breakfast.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Clean affordable hotel
Nice clean and comfortable room at a reasonable cost. Only 5-10 min drive to sights in centre of Blois. Beds comfortable. Really good breakfast for the price.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2017

3/5 Okay

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Sad face IconDisliked: Room comfort

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Clean, inexpensive, convenient
Surprisingly clean facilities with easy access to attractions. I'm not usually "on board staying at "budget" hotels, but this One made me rethink.

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Very clean hotel and very quiet. room is a bit on the small side

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