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Discover Nîmes and its heritage

from our charming hotel in the city centre

Located on Rue Pradier, within immediate reach of the city centre, our charming hotel is ideal for visiting Nîmes on foot. You’ll be in the best place to discover the numerous events that go on the city throughout the year.

Hotel Majestic is in an ideal location for accessing the city’s main attractions and most unforgettable monuments. When you arrive, all it takes is a 5 minute walk to get to the hotel from the train station. It will then take you the same length of time to leave your room, cross the Esplanade Charles de Gaulle and go and admire the magnificent arenas of Nîmes. To get to the Maison Carrée or the Jardins de la Fontaine, it’ll take around 15 to 20 minutes for a tranquil walk along the shaded streets of the old town.

Our close proximity to the city centre will mean that you will be able to enjoy the celebrations that regularly light up the streets of Nîmes, such as the ferias at Pentecost and the harvest period, the Nîmes Musical Festival in June, the bull races in the arenas, the Great Roman Games, the flamenco festival and the artisan trade show. Something’s always going on in Nîmes!

Things to see and do in Nîmes

Candidate for UNESCO World Heritage Site status

The arenas of Nîmes

Less than 10 minutes on foot from the hotel, discover the world’s best-preserved Roman amphitheatre. It hosts shows, ferias, bull races and bull fights all year long.

The Maison Carrée

This building is the only temple from Antiquity that is completely preserved. Built at the beginning of the 1st century in honour of the grandsons and adoptive sons of Emperor Augustus, it made up part of the Forum.

The Jardins de la Fontaine

Located on a hill right in the middle of the city of Nîmes lie the Jardins de la Fontaine. Labelled a “Remarkable Garden” by the Committee of Parks and Gardens and the French Ministry of Culture, these public gardens were built on a magnificent historical and natural site spanning 15 hectares.

Nîmes train station

The train station, just 5 minutes on foot from the hotel, serves a large number of destinations, allowing for many days out and business trips.