Accomodations have been arranged for me during the pre-trip scouting portion of my voyage, where my official duties include things like, "check out the local market and beaches. Plan a scavenger hunt." A little Google searching turned up the following: My digs in Amboise:
I'll be staying here in La Rochelle:
And here in Paris:
I'm going to go ahead and assume that every room comes with this view. And this basket of bread and wine.
I'm getting just the teensiest bit excited.