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Good starting point for a tour

This square has a number of restaurants, houses the tourist office and is the start/ end point for... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Alan H
,
London, United Kingdom
Nice to start your visit to Lille

Not the best square in town, but it's nice to start out your visit. Located conveniently next to a... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Dan K
,
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
via mobile
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good47%
  • Average26%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
13 Oct 2017
“Good starting point for a tour”
28 Aug 2017
“Nice to start your visit to Lille ”
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

This square has a number of restaurants, houses the tourist office and is the start/ end point for city bus tours so is a key place for anyone making a short stay in Lille

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Not the best square in town, but it's nice to start out your visit. Located conveniently next to a metro station. The tourist office is also located here. Some pubs and bars too, it we found the Rue Royale a better place for drinks and...More

Thank Dan K
Reviewed 17 August 2017

A pretty square where you can visit the tourist information centre, jump on the subway train or eat and drink in some pleasant cafe/restaurants. This is also a regular outdoor venue for music and other cultural events.

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Buzzy area by Riheur Metro and just off Grand Place. The Tourist Office is situated here, main shopping streets and Old Lille nearby.

1  Thank luxurylover28
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This place is quite nice, and has great architecture. On a sunny day, enjoy your morning or afternoon coffee here! :)

Thank Dragan K
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We travelled to Lille specifically for the Christmas Market. Somewhat disappointed as it was too busy to be able to browse and very expensive. Place Rihour itself was lovely, a good place for a slow wander and look at the shops.

Thank Valfirespirit
Reviewed 28 January 2017

5 of 5 bubbles Pending review Visited in December for the Christmas Market which was lovely. Well run the security was excellent without being to threatening definitely felt safe all the time. Really enjoyed the buildings & found everywhere very clean

Thank boo5
Reviewed 26 December 2016

We have been to Christmas markets with more stalls in the UK. However, it is not just the market, but the fact that it is in the lovely city of Lille which makes the visit so worthwhile. The market was full of some predictable twt...More

Thank markwatkinprice
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I just finished visiting the Christmas markets in Lille, Brussels, Aachen, and Cologne. Lille was by far the worst, in fact they don't even come close in comparison. Anyone who says this is a good Christmas market has never been to a real one. Lille...More

Thank langdrul
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Very few market stalls not a lot on offer and very overpriced .I had one bratwurst and the price was 5 euros as were most food items on offer. The goods on offer on the stalls were not of good quality and again very overpriced....More

Thank sharon F
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