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Place Louis XIV, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
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Reviewed August 16, 2018

This place was very interesting to visit. The guide was excellent! I don't know if they guide in English as well though, I had the French version (but I'm French so all good)

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

Had the weather been better, we'd planned on an excursion to the mountains; but since it was cloudy & drizzly, we opted instead to visit St. Jean de Luz. This was one of places we toured - a very interesting experience with a local guide...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed July 11, 2018

This is a must see hisoric building in the center of Saint-Jean-de-Luz. It is well maintained and hosts a restarant to get something to drink.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

We had an excellent local guide who took us through this interesting place and provided great insight into how the richer folks lived well back in the 1660s when Louis XIV traveled here to wed his young bride. The inside is fascinating & our guide...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Kay D
Reviewed November 9, 2017

The King Louis XIV lived here for 40 festive days in 1660 after his marriage to Marie-Therese. House of Louis XIV is worthwhile only if you like period furniture, though it's only open for part of the year, the rest of the time the privately...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed November 20, 2016

historic place where everything remained as it was! looks like a real time machine, I came specially to visit it!

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed October 31, 2016

Located in the main square, Louis XIV's house is an interesting building to see. On Sundays, you can enjoy the music of a local Basque orchestra in this plaza.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed September 8, 2016

This is an exceptionally beautiful and architecturally interesting building, which functions as city hall for the town. It is located on a beautiful square with shading trees and bars. A must see!

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Cmkoeck
Reviewed June 29, 2016

No photos were allowed inside, nor were there postcards available as a substitute of the more interesting sights. The commentary/description was all in French. We were given English sheets to see what was going on (only sufficient to share) and it was clear there was...More

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank John V
Reviewed September 28, 2015

Very interesting and nicely presented. Visit was highly regimented and we were hurried out of the building by the guide. Would have liked to wander back around the rooms after listening to the explanation.

Date of experience: September 2015
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