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La Defense

Paris, France
+33 1 47 73 54 44
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  • Average15%
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“grande arche” (39 reviews)
“grand arch” (24 reviews)
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Paris, France
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+33 1 47 73 54 44
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"modern architecture"
in 39 reviews
"grande arche"
in 39 reviews
"grand arch"
in 24 reviews
"metro line"
in 21 reviews
"quatre temps"
in 8 reviews
"business district of paris"
in 6 reviews
"christmas market"
in 14 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 17 reviews
"champs elysees"
in 8 reviews
"skyscrapers"
in 29 reviews
"rer"
in 23 reviews
"cnit"
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"axis"
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"sculptures"
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"tourists"
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"french"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice gardens, whimsical statues, interesting architecture, and plenty of flora. Good for a walk, absorb the surroundings, various eating place, plenty of shops. Must visit.

Thank Atef Z
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After visiting all of the historical attractions in Paris, La Defence will seem out of the space, different. And it is, it is a modern full of glass and steel centre that is unique. It is also lively and full of people, office workers or...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This business district was one of my main reference points for the Metro and RER, so there were a number of times I visited and walked through the area. Well marked for navigation and an interesting site to shop (Quatre Temps). The grand Arche also...More

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Reviewed February 23, 2018

The place is safe and clean. Everything is well organized. Being a business area makes it crowded sometimes during the weekdays. The metro/RER A station is very convenient serving the place.

Thank zyclethe
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Reviewed February 19, 2018

The Parisian business district. The underground takes you straight there and the shopping mall there is huge. The taste there is different than other shopping areas including the Champs Elysees and Galerie La Fayette. It is worth a visit if you are there for shopping....More

Thank ebially
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Reviewed February 7, 2018

La Defense is the main business district just west of the city limits of Paris. It is the largest European business district. Completely different from the capital of Paris. When you're there, you feel like you're in New York. Therefore, this area is known as...More

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Reviewed January 18, 2018

The La Defense business district to the west of Paris is an amazing place to visit if you are in the Paris area. The Grande Arche is a stunning piece of modern architecture with what seems to be hundreds of offices in it. The surrounding...More

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Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Lovely array of local Arts and Crafts with a Christmas Theme. Enjoyed the food and specialities like hot chestnuts when the weather was so poor to warm the hands. Market was surrounded by usual shops in arcades which made the trip altogether pleasant. Anne

Thank Anne L
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Reviewed January 6, 2018

This part of Paris is totally different that the main Paris city. La Defense have the modern architecture buildings with lots of skyscraper and artworks, which makes it standout in Paris.

Thank Arun S
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Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

When we go in the Christmas market in this place,we buy the sandwiches in the Swiss stand. After dinner time all people that eating the sandwiches start acid reflux in the stomach!!!! Believe us Terrible experience Terrible value (11.00 € each sandwich) Terrible lunch area...More

Thank Jonathan C
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Martin G
October 18, 2016|
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Response from aleche | Reviewed this property |
around 10 pm
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February 15, 2016|
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Response from Steve K | Reviewed this property |
Although it's not in the heart of Paris it offers good access to a wide range of places via the Metro.
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