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The "Miroir d'Eau" is less than 10 years old, but located just across from a monument nearly 3 centuries old, it has become one of the city's main attractions.
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Place De La Bourse, 33000, Bordeaux, France
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Reviewed yesterday

An amazing photo opportunity. certainly one of the most famous photo attractions of Bordeaux. Always busy, but late at night, after dinner and wine, (most of the crowds are gone) stroll past here, enjoy the views and a great way to cap off what was...More

Thank Ken J
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had never heard of the Miroir d’Eau before our hotel receptionist pointed it out on the map. It is apparently the world’s largest reflecting pool and is located on the quayside of the River Garonne in front of the Bourse. We had a very...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The water mirror is really cool, worth visiting as I haven’t been to something similar. Can get crowded but is a nice attraction if there’s nice weather!

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was quite the experience because when we visited Bordeaux it was 38C. It felt like the whole city was there trying to keep cool...excellent attraction in the core of the city.

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A huge, and impressive installation, this fountain is well worth a visit when In Bordeaux. If you make it on a hot summer evening, even better; it seems to refresh the environment around it. Take it in together with a stroll along the landscaped left...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It is lovely to see families enjoying the 2cm of water spread over a large area. There were people pushing pushchairs in the water, and children rolling around in it. After a long while it changed to mist and that was very special. It made...More

Thank carol s
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The water mirror is a very unique fountain we went on a Sunday many people come with their children and they run on the water mirror and have fun. It gives also an illusion that it is part of the river

Thank Ziva L
Reviewed 4 days ago

A good thing to see. The reflection created is wonderful though it was affected by a number of people walking through it on a warm night. part of a wonderful promenade on the river of Bordeaux.

Thank Bartlettforpresident
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Haven’t seen something like this before and found it fascinating. It is centrally located so we went back three times to see it at different times of the day. Certainly gets of interest with lots of people milling about. The water comes up then drains...More

Thank msgoldenhaIr
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This ia such a good idea to bring life and community to the centre of the town. Kids were cooling down in the pool during the day and the mirror reflection against the buildings is stunning at night. Why dont more cities do this?

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Patrick W
6 July 2018|
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The pictures at night have water in the the reflection. I was there from 900pm until 1130pm. I saw it steam and fill with water twice, but there was still daylight left. After the sky was finally dark (~1030pm), it never... More
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Jeyananthan O
7 October 2017|
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Response from Blair H | Reviewed this property |
Tram or Uber. Trams in Bordeaux are brilliant. Uber means not lines and when you get into the station there are frequently many people also lining up for taxis.
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Noisy W
14 May 2017|
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