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Beffroi de l'Hotel

Closed Now: 10:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:30
Open today: 10:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:30
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The Belfry of the town hall Admission Ticket inc Audio guide and binoculars
From US$12.20*
ADMISSION TICKETS (1)
The Belfry of the town hall Admission Ticket inc Audio guide and binoculars
From US$12.20*
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 17 December 2013

The belfry or beffroi of the Lille city hall offers the best possible birds eye view of Lille from the top. The structure is somewhat modern, though beautiful and eye catching. It is located near the "Port of Paris" or "La porte de Paris" which...More

2  Thank Nimish G
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 1 August 2014 via mobile

We visited Lille bell tower as part of our travels around Europe. Although it's a 15 minutes walk from the Grand Place it is very easy to find as is down a straight road. There are also plenty of cafés along the way but not...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Beffroi is nice and you can tour it within 1 hour max. It has great views of Lille but Lille isn't as picturesque as Prague or France so the sites are average. I recommend taking the elevator to the top unless you want to...More

1  Thank d00dl3
OfficeTourismeLille, Responsable relations clients at Beffroi de l'Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Bonjour d00dl3, We thank you for your comment. We are pleased that you enjoy the visit. Have a nice day! Yours faithfully

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take the stairs, some deep breaths and enjoy the view at the top! The guide is helpful and the building is very interesting.

Thank CLAIRE A
OfficeTourismeLille, Responsable relations clients at Beffroi de l'Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Bonjour Claire A, We thank you for your comment. We are pleased that you enjoy the visit and the view. Have a nice day! Yours faithfully

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An afternoon spare, we decided to climb some stairs! The Beffroi has lots. The walk up is broken up at each level with historical info. As you climb, you also gain an unfolding view from the windows at each level. The stairs are not for...More

1  Thank RobMac60
OfficeTourismeLille, Responsable relations clients at Beffroi de l'Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Bonjour RobMac60, We thank you for your comment. We are pleased that you enjoy the visit. To join the top of the belfry, it is possible to use the stairs or take the lift. Have a nice day! Yours faithfully

Reviewed 25 September 2018

Great views from the top. You can walk or take the lift. I recommend the audio tour as it breaks up the walk if you are taking the stairs!

Thank Paddy B
OfficeTourismeLille, Responsable relations clients at Beffroi de l'Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Bonjour Paddy B, We thank you for your comment. We are pleased that you enjoy the view and the visit. Best regards

Reviewed 16 September 2018

While reinventing the Flemish past in the early 20th century (not sure why), they decided to also build a belfry, although the town never had had one, and obviously in 1930 a belfry no longer had any purpose. Still, the building is a nice piece...More

Thank Katrien S
OfficeTourismeLille, Responsable relations clients at Beffroi de l'Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Dear Katrien S, We thank you for your commentary offering a wealth information. We have taken into account your comment regarding the audio guide to improve it. Best regards.

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Go the top and look out over the city, great way to view it. You can use a lift or walk to get your daily step count up. Worth a visit.

Thank Ianh26
OfficeTourismeLille, Responsable relations clients at Beffroi de l'Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Bonjour lanh26, We thank you for your comment. We are pleased that you enjoy the view and the visit. Best regards

Reviewed 8 September 2018

Shedloads of belfries in this Northern France/Belgium area - Lille's Town hall belfry is handsome & striking in its art-deco uniqueness - Glad I visited - here are some observations: # Kept seeing this massive tower as I explored the city - it looks amazing!...More

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OfficeTourismeLille, Responsable relations clients at Beffroi de l'Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Bonjour deniscroissant, We thank you for your detailed and helpful report. We are pleased that you enjoy the visit. Have a nice day!

Reviewed 2 September 2018

This building is beautiful piece of architecture that can be admired on it's own, but it is worth taking the lift to the top to get an overview of Lille. Well worth it for the first time visitor to Lille, to get an idea of...More

Thank Jim B
OfficeTourismeLille, Responsable relations clients at Beffroi de l'Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Bonjour Jim B, We thank you for your comment. We are pleased that you enjoy the view and the visit. Best regards

Reviewed 2 September 2018

To be honest I was disappointed with this UNESCO World heritage site.The Belfry is high up and you can get there via a lift or steps.You have to queue for quite a long time to get up there.Once you get up there the view isn't...More

Thank Marco_Num1
OfficeTourismeLille, Responsable relations clients at Beffroi de l'Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Bonjour Marco_Num1, We regret that you didn't appreciate your visit. The netting is for safety. At the top, you have a 360°view of the city and signs that give you landmarks. You can even see Belgium and the Monts of Flanders. Yours faithfully

Reviewed 1 September 2018

Great starting point to your visit to Lille. It is a short walk from the main train station. There is an (very slow) elevator which takes you all the way up top. You can see all the major attractions of Lille from the tower. The...More

Thank A D
OfficeTourismeLille, Responsable relations clients at Beffroi de l'Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Bonjour A D, We thank you for your comment about the belfry. We are pleased that you enjoy the view. we noted your remark about the lack of signage, we will try to improve it. Best regards

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