Cheap Flights from CheapOair.com can easily get you to Paris. Getting to Nantes is easy and fast, just two hours from Paris on the TGV high-speed train, or a quick flight. For TGV schedules, go to www.raileurope.com/index.html
Getting around Nantes is just as efficient, with a comprehensive network of city transit, trams and buses. The Pass Nantes, available at the Information Office, allows entrée into museums and tourist sites, onto public transit, including ferries and tour boats, and even includes the shuttle from the airport.
2, rue Boileau
33 (0)2 40 48 78 79
Centrally located, moderately priced.
Hotel Westotel – La Chapelle-sur-Erdre Nantes
34, rue de la Vri
+44 203 027 7155
in a 5-hectare landscaped park, 400 metres from the périphérique Nord expressway and close to the Fairground and the Beaujoire stadium.
Brasserie la Cigale
4, place Graslin (Facing the Opera)
+33 (0)2 51 84 94 94
Des Ronds dans L’Eau Creperie
Quai de Versailles
Access from Tram St Mihiel, Bus 22 (Bonde)
Open all year round, closed Sunday and Monday.
Restaurant Pont Levis
1, Rue Chateau (just across from main castle entrance)
02 49 35 19 20
Tourist Information Office
3, cours Olivier-de-Clisson
Open Monday to Saturday, 10 am – 6 pm
(Thursday opens 10:30 am)
Other locations listed on the website.