While you are in the area, why not spend a few hours sightseeing in surrounding areas like Nantes, Carquefou and Saint-Julien-de-Concelles.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a unique vacation destination. Explore, admire and become intrigued in the most popular museums such as the Jules Verne Museum. See established and up-and-coming artists live on stage at the Le Lieu Unique and Theatre Graslin.
There are a number of natural gifts here as well, so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. Rest a while and spend some quality time outdoors in local parks and gardens such as the Parc du Grand-Blottereau.
To really get a feel for the area, visit some of the local sights such as the Jardin des Plantes, Place Royale and the Place du Commerce. These are a magnet for travellers from all the corners of the globe. If your spirit could do with a little renewal, you’ll be moved by the serene atmosphere at sacred places like Nantes Cathedral.
Head to Passage Pommeraye for some retail therapy.
Stade de la Beaujoire is the perfect place cheer along with fellow lovers of soccer, and to see local heroes, the FC Nantes, in action. On match days follow the procession of green and gold, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fellow sports lovers in the nearby pubs and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep check out the amenities at the Radisson Blu Hotel Nantes, the Park&Suites Elégance Nantes Carré Bouffay, and the Seven Urban Suites Nantes.