Things to see and do - L'Île-Rousse
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L'Île-Rousse Travel guide
L'Île-Rousse : Michelin's recommendations
L'Île Rousse is at the mouth of the River Balagne. This little port founded in 1758 by Pascal Paoli, is now a modern city on a checkerboard plan, famous for the gentleness of its climate and its attractive beach of fine sand. The pleasant holiday resort is busy from the spring onwards and is enlivened by many small businesses and the metallic clicking of the winning shots of the Boules players underneath the plane trees in the Paoli square.
Tourist attractions L'Île-Rousse : Things to see and do
pl. Paoli F - 20220 L'Île-Rousse
This is a Church of great simplicity with a bare dome above the transept. The classical pediment dominates a triple line of palm leaves.
Rue Notre-Dame F - 20220 L'Île-Rousse
Opposite this square a half ruined tower bears an inscription recalling the foundation of the town.
Île de la Pietra F - 20220 L'Île-Rousse
Joined to the town by a dyke containing the yachting marina, this island formed of ochre and red rocks pitted with holes, has some attractive points of view over the neighbouring islands, the port and the Balagne hills.
La Marinella F - 20220 LʼÎle-Rousse
Prix Prices from : 150 €
Set in a traditional Corsican mansion in the centre of L’Île-Rousse, Hôtel Liberata offers direct access to the beach and panoramic sea views. Guests can relax by the heated, outdoor swimming pool or in the hot tub. The rooms at Hôtel Liberata are a..
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22, Rue Notre Dame Promenade de la Marinella F - 20220 LʼÎle-Rousse
Prix Prices from : 85 €
Ideally situated in the heart of the old town and in some metres only of the beach of fine sand, the hotel is determinedly contemporary. Its design with its pure lines, its intimate spaces, as well as the noble materials will seduce you. For your..
3 Place Paoli F - 20220 LʼÎle-Rousse
Located in the centre of Ile Rousse, only 1-minute walk from the beach, Langley Resort Napoléon Bonaparte offers a large pool area with a 25 m² swimming pool, a children's pool. Sun beds and a poolside bar are at your disposal. The spacious en suite..
3 pl. Paoli F - 20220 L'Île-Rousse
On Place Paoli, this cosy, rustic restaurant is typical of the region. Try lovely market-based fare, as well as those old favourite traditional dishes, such as offal. There is a pleasant terrace beneath the arbour and well-informed advice on wines fr..
chemin du Phare F - 20220 L'Île-Rousse
2 pl. Paoli F - 20220 L'Île-Rousse
Two people who love what they do bring you this quintessential Corsican experience. One waits on you in the dining area with a decor dedicated to Pascal Paoli. The other works with skill and precision in the kitchen, using the finest ingredients sour..