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Le Vieux Bassin

Honfleur, France
+33 6 08 25 90 99
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Honfleur, France
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Reviewed yesterday

The old harbor at Honfleur did not receive a lot of damage in World War 2 and is much as it has been for hundreds of years. This picturesque setting was a favorite for famous painters like Monet. There is a lock to enter and...More

Thank CFofLL
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Pretty in its own way, a working port that now focuses more on tourists than fish! Many people will adore it although it isn't to my taste. Too many restaurants vying for tourists.

Thank CustomerConsultant
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited on a Friday morning in June, its was cloudy 22 C, and not so busy. Still same atmosphere as 35 years ago though now many more yachts in the old habour. Many nice terasses and art galeries, hardly any junk shops! Best restaurants just...More

Thank Louwrens
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Well worth a walk round, have something to eat and enjoy the amazing views and atmosphere. There is a lot of competition as there are so many restaurants but because of this prices are not too high. Plenty of bars as well where you can...More

Thank McCarney
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Bassin is a delightful area overlooking the harbor. It is filled with cafes, offering wonderful mussels and other seafood. Great place to enjoy a beer, have a snack and take in the view.

Thank sfinestone
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Portsmouth ferry deliveted us to Caen and we drove to Hornfeur stopping off at Carbourg to see the beautiful beaches and seaside architecture. Hornfleur is extremely picuresque and a meander through the back streets will reward you with shops selling the most fantastic nougat,...More

Thank 783cb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful serene port surrounded by French-dining experience, stone pavements and slate-covered buildings.

Thank Foodprints
Reviewed 1 week ago

we arrived on Market Day and the place was just buzzing loads to see, and sample across the whole area and but just Le Vieux Bassin Loads of street Cafe's and traders to visit and try It was very busy as it was first off...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's the place that draws all tourists, even us! Lovely location with a great deal of restaurants offering great fish meals.

Thank BeeGee45
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely place this is with its restaurants over looking the boats as well as rest of Honfleur with its beautiful buildings.

Thank Nigel H
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upwarduk
How far away do cruise ships tie up ( Azamara Quest)
7 August 2016|
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Response from Peter R | Reviewed this property |
On the banks of the Seine near the commercial port. So a bit of a hike, but a 5 minute taxi ride.
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TravelingtomUSA
what day is the market in the streets
16 October 2015|
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Response from Paupus |
Hi ! Every Saturday morning, near the Ste Catherine church, a market is held. There is also an organic market, on Wednesday mornings I believe. This will have to be confirmed by someone who still lives in town.
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We are arriving in Honfleur on the 22 April. We prefer to explore on our own. Can you recommend places of interest within easy reach of the cruise terminal please.
22 February 2015|
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Response from Julie081 |
Hi Pat and Bob I can see no one replied to you and it was over a year ago now that you stopped in Honfleur. Perhaps you could answer your own question for me - I arrive on the 1 June. Any info would be very helpful... More
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