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Versailles is a city in France, Yvelines department prefecture in Ile-de-France region, south-west of Paris.

The city was built in desire Versailles King Louis XIV with the construction of Versailles Palace, his residence. For this reason the city has a rational and symmetrical grid of streets. In eighteenth-century standards, Versailles was a very modern European city and was used as a model for the design of Washington DC by Pierre Charles Junior.

Versailles was the kingdom's de facto capital of France, from 1682 until 1789. Today is a rich suburb of Paris and an important legal and administrative center. Versailles, located 17 km from the center of the French capital draws over 3 million tourists annually.

Versailles City build their assets, resulting from an extraordinary historical past, through exhibitions, restoration and enrichment of existing collections. Cultural life of the city of Versailles is not limited to its historical heritage but also various institutions that promote culture today: the School of Fine Arts, Academy of Equestrian Art, etc..

Besides the Palace and Park of Versailles, monuments that have been submitted in 1979 on the UNESCO list of world cultural heritage, tourists can visit Lambient Museum, one of the most beautiful private hotels in Versailles, a legacy of eighteenth-century royal city century and the nineteenth century, exhibiting regularly in the works of contemporary artists, or Montansier Theatre, a small architectural gem, opened in 1777 by Louis XVI, etc..



Versailles | Versailles is a city in France, Yvelines department prefecture in Ile-de-France region, south-west of Paris.

The city was built in desire Versailles King Louis XIV with the construction of Versailles Palace, his residence

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Hotel La Minotte, Versailles

Hotel La Minotte

Versailles, Ile De France, France

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    Les Etangs De Corot, Versailles

    Les Etangs De Corot

    Versailles, Ile De France, France

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      Kyriad Versailles St Cyr, Versailles

      Kyriad Versailles St Cyr

      Versailles, Ile De France, France

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        Versailles Chantiers, Versailles

        Versailles Chantiers

        Versailles, Ile De France, France

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          Le Versailles, Versailles

          Le Versailles

          Versailles, Ile De France, France

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            Campanile Versailles, Versailles

            Campanile Versailles

            Versailles, Ile De France, France

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              Novotel Chateau De Versailles, Versailles

              Novotel Chateau De Versailles

              Versailles, Ile De France, France

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              Hotel Mercure Versailles Chateau, Versailles

              Hotel Mercure Versailles Chateau

              Versailles, Ile De France, France

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                D Angleterre, Versailles

                D Angleterre

                Versailles, Ile De France, France

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                  A L Hotel Des Roys, Versailles

                  A L Hotel Des Roys

                  Versailles, Ile De France, France

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                    Ibis Versailles Chateau, Versailles

                    Ibis Versailles Chateau

                    Versailles, Ile De France, France

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                      La Residence Du Berry, Versailles

                      La Residence Du Berry

                      Versailles, Ile De France, France

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                        Best Western The Hotel Versailles, Versailles

                        Best Western The Hotel Versailles

                        Versailles, Ile De France, France

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                          Hotel Domaine Du Verbois, Versailles

                          Hotel Domaine Du Verbois

                          Versailles, Ile De France, France

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                            Mercure Versailles Parly 2, Versailles

                            Mercure Versailles Parly 2

                            Versailles, Ile De France, France

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                              Hotel Le Louis Versailles Château - Mgallery, Versailles

                              Hotel Le Louis Versailles Château - Mgallery

                              Versailles, Ile De France, France

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                              Waldorf Astoria Versailles Trianon Palace, Versailles

                              Waldorf Astoria Versailles Trianon Palace

                              Versailles, Ile De France, France

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                                Quality Suites Maisons Laffitte, Versailles

                                Quality Suites Maisons Laffitte

                                Versailles, Ile De France, France

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                                Campanile Le Vesinet Montesson, Versailles

                                Campanile Le Vesinet Montesson

                                Versailles, Ile De France, France

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                                  De La Residence Du Berry, Versailles

                                  De La Residence Du Berry

                                  Versailles, Ile De France, France

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                                    Royal Hotel, Versailles

                                    Royal Hotel

                                    Versailles, Ile De France, France

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                                      Holiday Inn Express Paris Velizy, Versailles

                                      Holiday Inn Express Paris Velizy

                                      Versailles, Ile De France, France

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                                        La Terrasse De Mademoiselle, Versailles

                                        La Terrasse De Mademoiselle

                                        Versailles, Ile De France, France

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                                          Hotel Pullman Chateau De Versailles, Versailles

                                          Hotel Pullman Chateau De Versailles

                                          Versailles, Ile De France, France

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                                            Des Lys Ex Richaud, Versailles

                                            Des Lys Ex Richaud

                                            Versailles, Ile De France, France

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