Bordeaux

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A UNESCO world heritage site since 2007, Bordeaux's urban and architectural treasures are some of the most prestigious in the world.

Let yourself be captivated by its charm and elegance as you stroll along the quaysides on the left bank of the Garonne, which reflect the Bordeaux lifestyle, with their gardens, boutiques, leisure spaces, and pedestrian or bicycle promenades.

From there, immerse yourself in the historic centre of Bordeaux, the picturesque Saint Pierre district. Go down one of the narrow streets, explore the shops and stop off at a cafe terrace to drink in the authentic feel of this neighbourhood.

Then head back up the famous pedestrianised Rue Sainte Catherine, which runs between the Place de la Comédie and the Place de la Victoire, an area popular with students. There you'll find over half a mile of shops to suit all budgets and all tastes.

Take time to visit the Grand Théâtre which, with its three centuries of history, is a must-visit. You'll be amazed by the impressive buildings. For film buffs, Utopia is also well worth a visit. Housed in a former church in Bordeaux's old town, Utopia is a cultural space offering a varied programme: films in their original language, discussion evenings and festivals to name just some of the events. You'll have a great time here.

To see the city from a different angle, cross the Garonne via the Pont de Pierre, an iconic landmark of Bordeaux, and head for the Bastide neighbourhood. Stop off at the Jardin Botanique (Botanic Garden) with its wonderful greenhouses for a spot of lunch. The restaurant "Le Caillou" offers a great range of affordable set menus. You'll also enjoy its terrace and concerts, which are held all year round.

As you walk, let yourself be tempted by the cuisine of Bordeaux to suit your taste and pocket, invariably accompanied by excellent local wines. To help you decide, Expedia offers a wide range of restaurants and accommodation to make your stay in Bordeaux truly unforgettable.

Also take advantage of our holiday offers to discover the treasures of the Bordeaux region: its vineyards, its wine estates, Arcachon bay, the dunes of Pilat...

Hotel ibis Bordeaux Centre Gare Saint Jean Euratlantique
Hotel ibis Bordeaux Centre Gare Saint Jean Euratlantique
3 out of 5
28 Rue Charles Domercq, Bordeaux, Gironde, 33800
The price is £69 per night from 22 May to 23 May
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Bordeaux. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and a 24-hour front desk. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (322 reviews)
"Close to Gare st jean, front desk friendly. Really great"

Reviewed on 12 May 2022

Hotel ibis Bordeaux Centre Gare Saint Jean Euratlantique
Intercontinental Bordeaux Le Grand Hotel, an IHG Hotel
Intercontinental Bordeaux Le Grand Hotel, an IHG Hotel
5 out of 5
2-5 Place De La Comédie, Bordeaux, Gironde, 33000
Fully refundable
The price is £252 per night from 29 May to 30 May
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Bordeaux. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 restaurants and a full-service spa. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful staff in ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (369 reviews)
"beautiful property and walk around easily. get to hotel is net easy and over night parking is expensive."

Reviewed on 7 May 2022

Intercontinental Bordeaux Le Grand Hotel, an IHG Hotel
Quality Hotel Bordeaux Centre
Quality Hotel Bordeaux Centre
3 out of 5
27 rue du Parlement Sainte Catherine, Bordeaux, Gironde, 33000
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £117 per night from 29 May to 30 May
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Bordeaux. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and a 24-hour front desk. Our guests praise the comfy rooms in their reviews. ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (98 reviews)
"Excellent property and amenities. Breakfast is average not worth the price (don’t listen to reviews). I would stay here again! Best location and comfort"

Reviewed on 12 May 2022

Quality Hotel Bordeaux Centre
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All Suites Appart Hotel Merignac
All Suites Appart Hotel Merignac
3 out of 5
27 Allee Felix Nadar, Merignac, 33700
The price is £40 per night from 20 May to 21 May
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly residence in Merignac. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and breakfast. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the convenient ...
3.3/5 (1,044 reviews)
"See the photos yourself. I smell weeds from other rooms all the time during my stay"

Reviewed on 6 May 2022

All Suites Appart Hotel Merignac
All Suites Appart Hotel Bordeaux Marne
All Suites Appart Hotel Bordeaux Marne
3 out of 5
21 cours Barbey, Bordeaux, 33000
The price is £57 per night from 19 Jun to 20 Jun
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly residence in Bordeaux. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and a fitness centre. Our guests praise the breakfast and the comfy rooms ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (763 reviews)
"Nice room, nice hotel. Modern, clean, great staff. The area where it is seems to be right on the edge between the less desirable and the nice part of town. Close to easy to navigate metro system."

Reviewed on 2 Jan 2022

All Suites Appart Hotel Bordeaux Marne
Staycity Aparthotels Bordeaux City Centre
Staycity Aparthotels Bordeaux City Centre
45 Rue Leyteire, Bordeaux, Gironde, 33000
The price is £104 per night from 31 May to 1 Jun
Stay at this aparthotel in Bordeaux. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and on-site parking. Popular attractions Spiritains Chapel and Grosse Cloche are located nearby. ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (27 reviews)
"Very nice hotel with some outdoor space too. Clean and with a well appointed bathroom. The bed was comfortable too. I just wish that there was more room for our suitcases and belongings. Hooks on the wall to hang things would have been a big help."

Reviewed on 5 Dec 2021

Staycity Aparthotels Bordeaux City Centre
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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