To feel the real pulse of Nantes, spread your wings and explore nearby areas such as Carquefou, Bellevue, and Saint-Sebastien-sur-Loire.
To really understand Nantes, take a trip to one of its many cultural destinations. Enjoy seeing established and up-and-coming artists live on stage at the Le Lieu Unique.
There are a number of beautiful natural destinations here so make sure you enjoy the nearby green spaces. When Mother Nature beckons, visit the Parc du Grand-Blottereau, one of the places where you can spend time outdoors.
While you are in and around Sainte-Luce-sur-Loire, stop by the Jardin des Plantes, the Place du Marechal Foch and the Ile de Versailles. For a relaxing change of pace, spend a little time at the area’s holy places, such as Nantes Cathedral.
Stade de la Beaujoire is the perfect place to spend an afternoon enjoying soccer, and to see local legends, the FC Nantes, in action. On weekends the stadium is filled with green and gold, as crowds flock together to get behind their home-grown heroes.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, consider booking a room at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. The Mercure Ile De Nantes, the Sozo Hotel and the Novotel Nantes Centre Gare are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.