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Villefranche-sur-Saône France, Rhône (69), Rhône Alpes, Villefranche sur Saône. Collégiale Notre-Dame des Marais
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Villefranche an industrial and commercial city, is the capital of the Beaujolais region. Formerly, the market was held on the square in front of the church cobbled with flat stones called "calades" : the name "Caladois" is still used to designate the inhabitants of Villefranche.

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Tourist attractions Villefranche-sur-Saône : Things to see and do

  • Marais Square

    place des Marais F - 69400 Villefranche-sur-Saône

    This square is lined with modern arched buildings and embellished with a fountain. At the corner of Nationale Street, there is an inscription which recalls the bestowing of the Villefranche Charter in 1260. Above, a ceramic decoration, representing P..

  • Church of N.-D.-des-Marais

    49 . Rue Roland F - 69400 Villefranche-sur-Saône

    A heterogeneous church which has kept its 13C Romanesque church tower. Do not forget to admire the magnificent flamboyant facade (16C), its raised nave with a beautifully elaborated vault and a pretty 17C marble pulpit.

  • Nationale Street

    96 rue de la Sous-Préfecture F - 69400 Villefranche-sur-Saône

    Nationale Street, the town's axis, is lined on both sides by dwellings built between the 15C and the 18C. A fee was paid for each toise (1.95 m aprox.) of facade width, thus their narrowness! Among these dwellings, observe the Renaissance style mansi..

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Hotels Villefranche-sur-Saône

  • Hotel Ambiance

    21 Avenue Edouard Herriot F - 69400 Limas

    Situated in Limas in the Rhône-Alps Region, 25 km from Lyon, Hotel Ambiance features a seasonal outdoor pool and terrace. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Free WiFi is offered and free private parking is available on site. Each room is fitte..

  • Best Western Plaisance Three stars Three stars Three stars

    96 Avenue de la Libération F - 69400 Villefranche-sur-Saône

    Prix Prices from : 73 €

    Ideally located in Villefranche-sur-Saône’s city centre, the Best Western Plaisance offers a privileged location from which guests can explore and enjoy the picturesque Beaujolais region. Rooms and suites at the Best Western Plaisance are individual..

  • The Liberty's Two stars Two stars

    81 Rue D Anse F - 69400 Villefranche-sur-Saône

    Prix Prices from : 49 €

    Hotel The Liberty’s is located in the heart of Villefranche Sur Saone in the Beaujolais region. It offers en suite, soundproofed rooms with free Wi-Fi internet access. Liberty’s serves a daily buffet breakfast and its restaurant serves traditional ..

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Restaurants Villefranche-sur-Saône

  • La Ferme du Poulet Very comfortable restaurant 

    180 rue Georges Mangin F - 69400 Villefranche-sur-Saône

    This sturdy 17C farmhouse has been renovated in a style that elegantly combines rusticity with contemporary detail. So while you are enjoying the classic fare, raise your eyes and admire the French coffered ceiling. Spacious, pleasant rooms for overn..

  • Belooga Comfortable restaurant 

    384 boulevard Louis-Blanc F - 69400 Villefranche-sur-Saône

    A chic and contemporary brasserie run by chefs Hervé Raphanael and Guy Lassausaie. Everything is homemade, from the appetisers to the desserts, and the menu changes every week. Vendace tartare with hazelnut oil, pot-roasted quail with 'early harvest'..

  • Le Juliénas - Fabrice Roche Quite comfortable restaurant  A very good restaurant in its category

    236 r. d'Anse F - 69400 Villefranche-sur-Saône

    A warm, contemporary restaurant and a pleasant terrace in fine weather. The talented chef concocts subtle recipes, some of which reveal a distinctly southern twang. Undeniably delicious.

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