Bordeaux Holidays by Rail

L ocated in the South West of France, the exciting city of Bordeaux is famous not only as the world’s wine-making capital, but also for its stunning centre (the inspiration for 18th century Paris) and world-class museums and art galleries. You can also sample some of the best food in the country here. The city’s main railway station is very central and its TGV line enables visitors to get to Paris in just three hours.

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Our Recommended Hotels in Bordeaux

BW Premier Bayonne Etcha-Ona

This boutique, contemporary style hotel is located in the ‘Golden Triangle’ of Bordeaux. Each spacious bedroom has a private bathroom with bathrobes , as well as satellite TV, free Wi-Fi internet access and tea and coffee making facilities. Why not try some local Bordeaux wine in the hotel’s cosy bar?

Mercure Bordeaux Gare St Jean

The Mercure Bordeaux Gare St-Jean is located a short walk from the main station of the city. All spacious rooms come with a courtesy tray, air-conditioning and complimentary Wi-Fi internet access. The hotel also boasts an a la carte restaurant with a terrace. The Place de la Bourse is around 25 minutes’ walk or 3 stops on the tram.

Intercontinental Bordeaux Le Grand

Situated directly opposite the Grand Théâtre in the centre of the city, the Intercontinental le Grand is a Bordeaux institution. Offering spacious and elegantly furnished bedrooms with LCD TV, Bose Wave radio systems and free Wi-Fi access, the hotel also offers a choice of restaurants, a large wellness area and spa, an indoor swimming pool and an outdoor terrace with a hot tub.


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