Accommodation and local life



The Métropole offers over 8,500 rooms from 2* to 5*, of which almost 4,000 are within 10 minutes’ walk of the TGV stations and therefore from Lille Grand Palais and 15 minutes’ walk from Lille Grand Palais. A hotel offer that explodes with the Hermitage Gantois (5*), the Clarance Lille, the Hotel Barrière de Lille (5*) and the Crowne Plaza Lille (4*)


*In detail:

  • 3 hotels***** (250 rooms),
  • 18 hotels**** (1,739 rooms),
  • 33 hotels*** (2,205 rooms),
  • 14 hotels** (990 rooms),
  • 6 hotels* (452 rooms),
  • and 5 hotels* (306 rooms),




Lille is full of restaurants, around 1400, including pubs that are renowned for their Flemish cuisine, and other more prestigious restaurants such as Rozo or the Table (at the Clarance Hotel). Among the most famous, we find the Bloempot, the Vagabond, the Rouge Barre, the Empreinte or even Méert.

Pedestrian today, the city centre is lined with over 20,000 shops. The Euralille shopping centre, ideally located between the Lille-Europe and Lille-Flandres railway stations, serves as a temple of consumption.

For party-goers, over 345 bars animate the nightlife that is divided between rue Solférino, frequented by the many students of the city, and Vieux-Lille, whose establishments are aimed at a more trendy clientele.







  • over 8,500 rooms
  • over 4,000 rooms 15 minutes walk from Lille Grand Palais
  • over 1,400 restaurants
  • over 20,000 shops