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Dec 16, 2017
“Catacombs and Lion”
Aug 2, 2017
“Perfect location for Saclay”
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24 Place Denfert Rochereau | 14th, 75014 Paris, France
Montparnasse
+33 1 43 21 41 01
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Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

The Place Denfert-Rochereau is a small area in Paris where the Catacombs are located with a giant Lion statue in the middle of the square, smaller statues nearby and bordered by lots of little cafes. A nice place to have a look if you’re in...More

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Reviewed August 2, 2017

Since I need to go to Saclay for business, I found that Denfert Rochereau is a good place to stay with lots of restaurants and also shops. With RER B, I can easily go to the Ile de France and also Saclay.

Thank MartinH1414
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

A lovely place to visit, visited the Catacombs which are definitely worth a visit for anyone in Paris. We stayed not far away in Cambronne and had to pass through Denfert-Rochereau station on our way back to CDG airport today and i unfortunately had my...More

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Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here on my way to Orly. Nice neighborhood, safe and sound. A lot of shopping and dining opportunities. Popular public square, next to the famous Catacombs museum. Easy access with public transportation.

Thank BeachStone2C
Reviewed September 28, 2016

This place has direct connectioN with CDG airport and Notre Dame. It has Les Catacombes, one of the offbeat tourist attractions of Paris

Thank _malamukherjeejnu
Reviewed May 24, 2016

This area is great very convenient if you arrive at Gard du Nord or from Orly airport it is easily reached. The area has lots of shops and cafes and you can get into the centre of Paris easily on the metro. Would recommend it...More

Thank Janet M
Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

A must visit place when in Paris... close to the Catacombs.. has an amazing line of boutiques for clothes shopping. Also a great place to buy fresh fruits, vegetables, fromage, fruits de la mer, wine and champagne. Lot of bistrots and bakery shops!!

2  Thank shruti r
Reviewed March 22, 2014

It is a very lovely neighbourhood, lots of restaurants, is close to Montparnasse Tower and Paris Catacombs museum. Some history: The square is named after Pierre Denfert-Rochereau (French commander who organized the defense at the siege of Belfort during the Franco-Prussian War) dominated by the...More

Thank Selma G
Reviewed August 27, 2013

The square and statue itself are visually attractive. The surrounding area is lively and "authentic". Rue Daguerre is a lively neighborhood street with a nice feel to it. - Lots of neighborhood cafes, food stalls, and shops. Entrance to Catacombs is on square. Also has...More

1  Thank hamiltonbergen
Reviewed November 17, 2012 via mobile

Introduced to Rue Daguerre by local neighbours, this is a street full of local fresh produce, fresh seafood good restaurants any time of day, essential ingredients for home catering and relaxed lical jazz venues. Don't miss the local jazz/improv venue the Le Beliere! Local musicians...More

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Montparnasse
The namesake tower of Montparnasse dominates over the
landscape but the fun part is the throbbing life that
goes on below it. Bright lights, busy cinemas,
brasseries and diners encompass hidden museums and
parks to entertain the masses. Long avenues lead away
from the tower to take you to unsuspecting places and
historical monuments and treasures. In between lie
adorable ivy-covered houses with beams and small
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