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Martigues Travel guide
Martigues : Michelin's recommendations
The Venice of Provence, in the words of Vincent Scotto. The cabaret singer did have that tendency to exaggerate, of which southerners are often accused, but it is true that water is omnipresent in Martigues, with both the Etang de Berre and the canal running through the town. And the Lure for birds with its colourful houses is fairly reminiscent of the Venetian island of Burano.
Tourist attractions Martigues : Things to see and do
F - 13500 Martigues
The Côte Bleue follows along the Estaque Range between Marseille, the Gulf of Fos and the Etang de Berre. It is a craggy coastline indented by deep coves with tiny harbours and seaside resorts including Niolon , nestled in a cove of the same name; ..
Bd du 14-Juillet F - 13500 Martigues
Ziem was not from Martigues but he fell in love with the place and from then on tirelessly painted the Étang de Berre in a style that foreshadowed Impressionism. As well as seeing his works, you can gain an insight into the Provençal painters, includ..
Île Brescon F - 13500 Martigues
This church boasts a Corinthian-style façade. Its interior is richly decorated and there is an impressive organ case.
ROND POINT DE L'HOTEL DE VILLE F - 13500 MARTIGUES
"Located in the town center, a short walk from Martigues port, the ibis Martigues Centre hotel offers 83 air-conditioned rooms, flat-screen TV with a great selection of channels, hairdryer and free WIFI. Enjoy our Rendez-Vous bar at any time of ..
Bd Emile Zola F - 13500 Martigues
Prix Prices from : 56 €
With panoramic views of the marina, this 3-star hotel is a 10-minute walk from central Martigues and 350 metres from Berre Lake. Hotel Eden offers free Wi-Fi access and an onsite restaurant. An LCD TV with satellite channels and air conditioning are..
Prix Prices from : 68 €
2 star character hotel. Ideally located in the heart of the city, just a step from the centre, close to the sea, the business parks. Warm setting and sophisticated atmosphere. 32 refurbished, soundproof, personalized rooms magnificently decorated (am..
20 av. Frédéric-Mistral F - 13500 Martigues
In this concept restaurant the young chef concocts elegant fusion cuisine in full view of diners. It is set in a former garage converted into a trendy design-inspired eatery.
19 quai L. -Toulmond F - 13500 Martigues
This charming old Martigues house with views over the canal is not far from Quai Brescon and the Miroir aux Oiseaux. The tasty food is inspired by the Mediterranean.