Discover Nantes during your holiday in the Loire-Atlantique. This town regularly tops the charts for being a great place to live.
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Nantes, a city with a rich, diverse heritage
A holiday let in Nantes means you can explore the city while enjoying the comforts of an apartment with patio, fireplace and kitchen. The city of Jules Verne is a surprising, enchanting, friendly place. There are very few places that can boast of having within a radius of 1km a 12-metre high Grand Elephant for a ride beside the Loire, a 15th century chateau and an art trail featuring works by some of today’s finest artists !
Here you can also show your children where famous LU biscuits come from, visit the LU tower and the factory, founded in 1886 which are iconic places in Nantes. Book a holiday rental in old Nantes and immerse yourself in the history of this city which is profoundly linked to that of Brittany.
Stay at a B&B in old Nantes and stroll through the streets full of historic buildings like the Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne (Castle of the Dukes of Brittany) and the Galerie des Machines de l’Ile. Make the most of a holiday on the enchanting, varied coast of Brittany to explore Loire-Atlantique !
Nantes – a historic, go-ahead, creative city
Nantes, at the heart of Loire Atlantique
From here you can travel around to all the major attractions of Loire-Atlantique. Going westward, Guérande and the Brière Regional Natural Park conservation area are an hour’s drive from the centre of Nantes. To the south the lively city of Saint-Nazaire, its beaches and famous shipyards are also an hour’s drive. On the way you may like to stop off at Lac de Grand-Lieu, the largest natural lake in France. Chateaubriant and its magnificent medieval castle are an hour’s drive northwards. Finally, to the east lies Clisson and its vineyards.
How to get to Nantes ?
Nantes is easily accessible by train, plane (international airport) and car. It is 2 hours from Paris by train and under 4 hours by car."