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NanterreFrance

Explore Nanterre: its architecture, sunsets, parks, and more!

Discover things to see and do in Nanterre as you venture to popular sights like Paris La Défense Arena.

Where to stay in Nanterre

La Defense featuring a city and a square or plaza as well as a small group of people

Parc-Nord

4/5Very Good!(15 area reviews)

The cafés and shopping make Parc-Nord worth a stop. Make a stop by Paris La Défense Arena, and jump on the metro at Nanterre Préfecture RER Station to get around the area.

Parc-Nord
Centre, Nanterre, France

Centre

While there might not be top attractions in Centre, you can explore the larger area and discover places like Paris La Défense Arena and Grande Arche.

Centre
République, Nanterre, France

République

République might not have many top sights, but Paris La Défense Arena and Grande Arche are two attractions nearby that you can check out.

République

Top Hotels in Nanterre

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Residence Mercure Paris La Defense Grande Arche
Residence Mercure Paris La Defense Grande Arche
4 out of 5
20 Esplanade Charles De Gaulle, Nanterre
¥8,434
per night
Apr 17 - Apr 18

Located in Parc-Nord, this hotel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Paris La Défense Arena and 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Bois de Boulogne. Champs-Elysees and Arc de Triomphe ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (4 reviews)

"great location for me, a walk to work. A few average bars and places to eat, but I've not been here very long"…"

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

Residence Mercure Paris La Defense Grande Arche
CitizenM Paris la Défense
CitizenM Paris la Défense
4 out of 5
194 Jardin de l Arche, Nanterre, Hauts-de-Seine
¥8,434
per night
Apr 17 - Apr 18

Located in Parc-Nord, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Paris La Défense Arena, CNIT Convention Center, and Grande Arche. Palais des Congres de Paris ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (714 reviews)

"Great experience! Staff are extremely friendly. Uri at the cafeteria was very helpful and friendly to me when I work late at the lobby. Will definitely choose citizenM again."…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

CitizenM Paris la Défense
ibis budget Rueil Malmaison
ibis budget Rueil Malmaison
2 out of 5
147 Boulevard National, Rueil-Malmaison, Nanterre
¥6,406
per night
May 1 - May 2

Located in Quartier du Vieux-Pont - Sainte-Geneviève, this hotel is 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Malmaison Castle and 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Paris La Défense Arena. Parc ...

3.8/5Good! (112 reviews)
Mehh, good for the price and that's it!

"We flew in from London, expecting to stay in Paris for 3 nights. The hotel was within our price range, so coming here from CDG wasn't an issue (we left from ORY, which again wasn't an issue). The train station is about a 10 min walk, and it takes you inside the city. The rooms themselves (we had ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2019

ibis budget Rueil Malmaison

Popular things to do in Nanterre

Eiffel Tower
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Eiffel Tower

4.5/5(7,774 reviews)

Nothing says Paris like this landmark of iron latticework emblematic of the City of Light. 

Louvre Museum
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Louvre Museum

4.5/5(5,173 reviews)

Home to the Mona Lisa, and instantly recognizable by its glass pyramid, this landmark has vast collections of well-known art from France and around the world. 

Arc de Triomphe
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Arc de Triomphe

4.5/5(6,510 reviews)

An imposing monument at the center of a busy traffic intersection, the archway rises majestically above the city, with coveted city views.

Moulin Rouge
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Moulin Rouge

4/5(1,637 reviews)

Whether you fell in love with the film or are a fan of the iconic architecture, don’t miss one of the greatest stage shows and most well-known landmarks in Paris.

Notre-Dame
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Notre-Dame

4.5/5(4,964 reviews)

A monumental masterpiece in French gothic architecture on the outside, inside this landmark cathedral is a serene place of worship for devotees of religion and art.

Opéra Garnier
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Opéra Garnier

4.5/5(1,922 reviews)

Attend a performance, browse museum exhibits and marvel at the opulent design of one of the world’s most celebrated opera houses. 

Top activities in Nanterre

Dinner Cruise on the Seine River
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Dinner Cruise on the Seine River

90% of travellers recommend
¥9,503
Per adult
Batobus Pass - Seine River Hop On Hop Off Boat
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Batobus Pass - Seine River Hop On Hop Off Boat

80% of travellers recommend
¥2,252
Per adult
Skip-the-Line Louvre Museum Audio Tour
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Skip-the-Line Louvre Museum Audio Tour

¥8,771
Per adult
Paris Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
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Paris Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

82% of travellers recommend
¥4,691
Per adult
Louvre Museum: 3-Hour Comprehensive Tour with Skip the Line
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Louvre Museum: 3-Hour Comprehensive Tour with Skip the Line

88% of travellers recommend
¥7,338
Per adult
WiFi 4G-LTE Everywhere In Belfast
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WiFi 4G-LTE Everywhere In Belfast

¥1,176
Per adult

Reviews of Nanterre

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Top Destination

5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
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4 - Good 30.76923076923077%
3 - Okay
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3 - Okay 23.076923076923077%
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2 - Disappointing 7.6923076923076925%
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4/5 - Good

Sunny

Aug 19, 2019

Safe but hard to get to the hotel by taxi

3/5 - Okay

ChristopherDiaz

Apr 6, 2019

Nothing to exciting just normal

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