Things to see and do - Saint-Cloud
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St Cloud, whose classical-style park overlooks Paris, was once the site of a monastery, founded by Clodoald in 560 who gave his name to the town. However, it was the château of Monsieur, Louis XIV's brother, which made the town famous in the late 17C. Monsieur had the château built to plans drawn by Jules Hardouin-Mansart, set in a 590ha park, designed by Le Nôtre. The official residence of Napoleon Bonaparte, the château was burned down by the Prussians in 1871 and razed to the ground in 1891.
Tourist attractions Saint-Cloud : Things to see and do
This historical 460ha park showcases the great art of designing prospects by Le Nôtre. The most remarkable vestige is the 17C Grande Cascade, which is 90m long. The nearby Grand Jet is the park's most powerful fountain, reaching a height of 42m. The ..
36 Rue Royale F - 92210 Saint-Cloud
Located on a quiet street at the foot of the hill of Saint Cloud, this hotel is on the doorstep of La Defense business centre, and just 400 metres from public transport connections. The hotel is in the heart of the old town of Saint-Cloud but also..
21 rue d'Orléans F - 92210 St-Cloud
The chef stocks fine produce in his 'garde-manger' (pantry) and uses it to prepare delicious and trendsetting bistro cuisine. Trendsetting also describes the dining room, with its large blackboards, industrial lighting and modern counter.