15th Arrondissement Vacations
13th Arrondissement, 3rd Arrondissement and 1st Arrondissement, are nearby suburbs which are also worth touring.
15th Arrondissement has a number of museums and theaters within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Walk through the exhibits and savor the quiet atmosphere of the Musee de la Marine, the Musee des Docks Romains and the Musee des Beaux-Arts. Book seats for a couple of the exciting live shows at the La Friche Belle de Mai, the Marseille Opera House and the Silo Concert Hall.
If the weather is good get outdoors and appreciate the nearby green spaces. Unwind and relax, chat with the fishermen and catch some sunshine at nearby the Plage des Catalans.
Some of Marseille's best-loved attractions are in and around the 15th Arrondissement area, including La Plaine, the La Vieille Charite and the Jardin des Vestiges. History lovers will enjoy the Fort Saint Jean, Pharo Palace and the Fort Saint Nicholas.
If you enjoy souvenir and fashion shopping, head to the many stores that are part of Centre Bourse.
Visitors with a passion for sports can spend an afternoon cheering on the RC Toulon rugby union team in Winter and the Olympique de Marseille soccer team in winter at the iconic Velodrome Stadium, the sporting heart and soul of the city. Enjoy a few post-match beers with friendly locals after the full-time siren blows in one of the nearby pubs, clubs or bars.
When you’re ready to put your feet up after a long day exploring the delights of 15th Arrondissement, check in to one of the area's range of accommodation options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep be sure to check out the Appart'City Marseille Euromed, the Radisson Blu Hotel, Marseille Vieux Port, and the Grand Tonic Hotel Marseille-Vieux Port.