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La Defense

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Address: Paris, France
Phone Number: +33 1 47 73 54 44
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Great Location for Business District

Well located of you are in the business district. +40 minutes train ride to the Louvre , so not the best location if you want to see all the other spots in Paris. Very comfortable... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Pak Kret, Thailand
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Pak Kret, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Well located of you are in the business district. +40 minutes train ride to the Louvre , so not the best location if you want to see all the other spots in Paris. Very comfortable beds, shower and good service. Easy access to shopping mall, restaurants and metro in the business district area. I stayed in the fourth floor. The... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This modern business shopping district is interesting for people interested in design and large malls

Thank Michael S
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a wonderful modern place in place in Paris or la defense. You can get many hotels, shopping center, transportation especially Metro station which connected to all many locations in Paris. You can enjoy varieties of restaurants , cafes, and places for relaxing or speculating.

Thank aalfahhad
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

great location, near metro and bus station, alot of halal food around, mall quatre temps nearby and many affordable hotels

Thank Laila F
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its a wonderful place it like mini New York. Catch the metro to come here or walk. I came here early morning I walked around There were getting things done for Christmas winter wonderland opening on 17th Nov. Bring your camera to take some good photos. I be back next year.

Thank rajesh4cat
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Be extra-careful with the subway ! Depending on which one you use to get to La Défense it is considered as being outside of Paris and therefore at an other price. Worse thing : you can enter the subway with a Paris ticket and think everything is OK. So you don't know you've made a mistake until you meet the... More 

1 Thank Plopplop L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A different part of Paris to that most tourists are used to. The modern architecture is worth a look, but it was a shame the elevator to the top of the Grand Arch no longer operates. My wife was happy to find the large shopping centre in the complex as well.....

1 Thank GaryLex
Bratislava Region, Slovakia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

If you see th Arc de Triomph it is a must to see La Defense - from this building you can see the Triomph along the long road they are join. If you love modern buildings, than you can make some superb pictures here and play between the glass paravans. There is a shopping center, too, than you could buy... More 

1 Thank zsszn
Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

La grande arche at la defense is the 3rd build in alignement of the Champ-élisée beautiful stret The alignement of the 3 is a thinking from the Kubrick film. The smallest is at the Louvre, the middle one is the famest Charlesdegaules Arch. La Defense itself is the only place in paris with high tower, in addition there is a... More 

1 Thank gaetanboyer
Haifa, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Very different from the rest of the impressive sites to be seen in Paris. Worth a visit, and easy to reach by Metro.

1 Thank johanne23232

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