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Beautiful square with lovely fountain

First built in 18th century and the fountain was added in 19th century but rebuilt in bronze after... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
Robyn-and-Rob
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Australia
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Nice place

It's fun to wander there , it's pretty and crowded, located in the heart of the city with good... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
Haidi-Mikhail
,
Alexandria
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Place Royale, 44000, Nantes, France
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"nice square"
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"cafes and restaurants"
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"water works"
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"street starting"
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"the heart of the city"
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"fountain"
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"palace"
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

First built in 18th century and the fountain was added in 19th century but rebuilt in bronze after the war. The square is surrounded by high end stores and a lovely place to visit.

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

It's fun to wander there , it's pretty and crowded, located in the heart of the city with good access to all locations around

Thank Haidi-Mikhail
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

With the Palace being located right in the middle of town it is very accessible and easy to go and visit. I went on a cloudy day and it added to the allure and magic of this larger than life fairytale home. The inside though...More

Thank yarntraveler2
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

I was lucky to have stayed around there and I had to walk past this plaza everyday. It is so pretty. Try to avoid Saturday mornings as they have demonstration all the time apparently.

Thank ZeniaChan
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

A nice open space to visit and go to some restaurants or coffee shops. It has nothing particularly interesting but if you stumble across it it's a good spot to relax in

Thank Alex S
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

on route to Nantes famous tourist walk, this place provide options to cool down a bit and relax. big square, surrounded by beautiful buildings with palm tree sculpture in the center, creates fusion of old and new. gulleys around squares has small eateries selling french...More

Thank aniltiwade
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Place Royale was within close walking distance from our hotel. It has a beautiful water fountain in the centre. There are plenty of restaurants and cafes as well as an ice cream place that served it's ice cream in the shape of a rose which...More

Thank Diva27
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Worth a few minutes just looking at the new art installations (If still there) and admiring the buildings which are so nice. A very nice space in the middle of the city.

Thank Howard-Liverpool
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

That's the real central place of Nantes or at least so it looks to a tourist like me. The name is well deserved. Good to have a walk through here.

Thank Barbicane8
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

Beautiful, but dirty: dogs' faeces all over the place, as is the case in many cities in France; and, of course, the presence of tramps with dogs creating an uncomfortable and insecure atmosphere.

Thank Gabrielle L
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