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Maison Louis XIV

Place Louis XIV, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
+33 5 59 26 01 56
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Place Louis XIV, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must see hisoric building in the center of Saint-Jean-de-Luz. It is well maintained and hosts a restarant to get something to drink.

Thank matwen2016
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We had an excellent local guide who took us through this interesting place and provided great insight into how the richer folks lived well back in the 1660s when Louis XIV traveled here to wed his young bride. The inside is fascinating & our guide...More

Thank Kay D
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

The King Louis XIV lived here for 40 festive days in 1660 after his marriage to Marie-Therese. House of Louis XIV is worthwhile only if you like period furniture, though it's only open for part of the year, the rest of the time the privately...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2016

historic place where everything remained as it was! looks like a real time machine, I came specially to visit it!

Thank Baran69
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

Located in the main square, Louis XIV's house is an interesting building to see. On Sundays, you can enjoy the music of a local Basque orchestra in this plaza.

Thank Denise B
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

This is an exceptionally beautiful and architecturally interesting building, which functions as city hall for the town. It is located on a beautiful square with shading trees and bars. A must see!

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Reviewed 29 June 2016

No photos were allowed inside, nor were there postcards available as a substitute of the more interesting sights. The commentary/description was all in French. We were given English sheets to see what was going on (only sufficient to share) and it was clear there was...More

Thank John V
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Reviewed 28 September 2015

Very interesting and nicely presented. Visit was highly regimented and we were hurried out of the building by the guide. Would have liked to wander back around the rooms after listening to the explanation.

Thank Fourteen_Llandudno14
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Reviewed 19 September 2015

Louis XIV may have stayed here, but this is a rather average historical site. We found the tour dull and the house itself lacking in any hint of past historic events. For us, a waste of time.

Thank Nutmeg06878
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Reviewed 12 August 2015

I loved to visit this house, it so well maintained and one can still feel the presence of the king and family there. A must

Thank Dina L
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