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Great concept

This is an uncommon structural solution as everything is arranged under a concrete shell roof and... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Hanoi, Vietnam
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Worth a look even for non-shoppers

The CNIT (‘Centre for New Industries and Technologies) is an interesting concrete and glass... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2017
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The CNIT, a 4-star shopping center, welcomes you every day. The shops are opened from 10am to 8pm from Monday to Saturday and from 11am to 7pm on Sunday. Access: metro, RER, Tramway. Stop : La Défense Grande Arche. Parking
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2 Place de la Defense, 92053, La Defense, France
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This is an uncommon structural solution as everything is arranged under a concrete shell roof and we thought this complex really worked for us. It mainly includes a hotel, upmarket shops and a decathlon on a number of levels with many large shops and small...More

Thank JHNB1
Reviewed 6 January 2018

This is a shopping complex in La Defense area, though there is not much to do in this shopping center. Visit only if you have while in La Defense.

Thank Arun S
Reviewed 15 December 2017

The CNIT (‘Centre for New Industries and Technologies) is an interesting concrete and glass construction with a very unusual shape. It was one of the first buildings to be constructed (1956-1958) on the La Défense site to the west of Paris, but has been refurbished...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Average mall to visit if you are at the Hilton La Defense and need to while some time. Nothing special. Quite surprised that it didn't have a Costa, Nero, Starbucks or any coffee place. Fortunately the Nespresso gave a coffee on the house even though...More

Thank mcsc-squared
Reviewed 12 July 2017

If you're looking to shop, I'd skip CNIT and go to the nearby Quatre Temps mall. We did visit here several times to exchange money, though. You can get to it directly from the La Defense metro station if you look for the signs.

Thank Priscilla C
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This is a small but trendy mall which is easily accessible for guests staying at Hilton. Following good options inside: - Mont Blanc Store - Chocolates shops - Pizzeria for eating out and - Decathlon for sporting goods These are the shops I explored, but...More

Thank GlobalTraveller78
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel around the corner so we had to check this building out. Don't know much about it. Amazing architecture. Walked around it and investigated a bit. Cool. Not a must see but cool because we were there.

Thank mike_brookshire
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Variety of stores, super markets, cafes and restaurants. It has fun places for kids and toy stores. Metro access is there as well.

Thank NesreenTheTraveler
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

It's a very small mall. Shops there won't be interesting for tourists. The nearby Les Quatre Temps is a better place to shop.

Thank Shirlene5757
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Had some meetings in this location, easy assessable and have shops selling quite a wide range stuff.

Thank Andreuk3
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Hanan K
2 October 2016|
Response from GEGE00747 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Hanan The office i used is situated level O. In the CNT Between DECATHLON, SNCF, CAFE DE LA PLACE AND NESPRESSO - offices open from 10 to 20 daily Phone 0147735907 Good luck