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Grand Place

Grand Place, Arras, France
+33 3 21 51 26 95
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Watch the world go by

A great place to sit drinking a few refreshments and watch the world go by. There are plenty of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carlo G
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Really good find !

Great place to stay. It was hot but fan in the room really helped. Great breakfast, helpful staff... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sharon O
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Grand Place, Arras, France
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+33 3 21 51 26 95
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"christmas market"
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"bars and restaurants"
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"beautiful square"
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"watch the world"
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"big square"
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"flemish architecture"
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"open market"
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"bank holiday"
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"stunning architecture"
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"places to eat and drink"
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"lovely place to sit and watch"
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"beautiful hotel"
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"saturday morning"
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"place des heroes"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great place to sit drinking a few refreshments and watch the world go by. There are plenty of bars and eateries surrounding this beautiful square. Go up the nearby belfry for a few euros and get a fantastic view of the surroundings too!

Thank Carlo G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to stay. It was hot but fan in the room really helped. Great breakfast, helpful staff and really clean room. Ok bathroom was small, but I didn’t plan to stay in the shower all day. Really great location and the restaurant at 56...More

Thank Sharon O
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the place to go if you want food and alcohol. Tons of selections to chose from. It makes for a nice evening stroll. Lots of out door seating. Around 4pm, people start hanging out drinking. Food starts up at 7pm. In my opinion,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came on a Saturday morning with the market in full swing. Came back later when the market had gone. A nice square but not as nice as hero’s next door.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arras is quite unknown but stunning. The town hall - witth tourist information office in it- in the nearby place des heroes won a TV competition last year for the most stunning monument in France. Free parking 12-14. Just enough time to go and enjoy...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loads of places to eat and drink in this square, which is also a huge car park, with underground parking as well as on the cobbled street level. Very picturesque.

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Surprised by the size of the Grande Place given the size of Arras. Beautiful buildings with plenty of places to stop for a drink or meal. Covered arcade gives protection from the rain or strong sunshine. Car park in the middle detracts from the splendour...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

The Grand Place is a gigantic square right in the middle of town and adjacent to the Heroes Place. It’s worth a visit if in Arras or if going out to dine but you can’t really do anything here other than be ‘wowed’ by its...More

Thank Jackie H
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Partly and expertly rebuilt after WW1 cobbled surface with unusual facades mimicking wheat sheaves from the ancient markets

Thank hem0116
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

Arras has to squares next to each other. The Grand place in my opinion is the better place. It doesnt have traffic parked in the middle and has the fantastic cathedral overlooking the square. We ate and drank in the square two nights back to...More

Thank Paul F
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Aarti T
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Response from greenalang | Reviewed this property |
I am sure some will ,others not
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Sarah C
26 July 2016|
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Response from Janice B | Reviewed this property |
There is parking in central Arras.
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