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This charming and scenic square in the bohemian Montmartre district looks straight off a Hollywood set, but it offers a glimpse of authentic Parisian life. Just steps away are hip eateries, cafes and boutiques—and the Abbesses Métro stop stands right here, making the Place easily reachable for visitors.
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“art nouveau” (8 reviews)
“metro stop” (7 reviews)
“'i love” (5 reviews)
Paris, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of cafe's and shops nearby and also the Love wall is close. I also recommend stopping by the Passsage des Abbesse to view the artful graffiti.

Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is one of the remaining art deco (i think) subway stops. A really funky carousel (2 eruo or less per ride depending on # of tickets bought). One of our favorite patisserie just down the road (Grenier Pain). A hidden little parc w very...More

Thank DachK
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Place du Abbesses Is the best Metro Stop for Montmartre, but be sure to take the elevator or you will have to walk up a steep flight of stairs.

Thank Leo H
Reviewed 4 April 2017

This square and the surrounding area are the heart of the Montmartre village and could not be more charming. Lots and lots of cafes. Street markets. Ethnic restaurants. I love to spend time here.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

This is a nice area. There are lots of restaurants and shops around. A good place to go for a walk about.

Thank SE s
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This is such a charming neighborhood. My favorite part is Chinemachine thrift store. What a gem of a store! Located close to Abssesses metro stop, about 4 minute walk partly uphill. Not very large but well organized. Getting downstairs is through a very tight small...More

1  Thank eBayQueen98
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We had the pleasure at staying an apartment through air b nb. Best decision we have ever made over staying in hotel. Montmatre is an upscale, quiet yet convenient hub near the Sacre Couer. There is too many wonderful places to visit via the metro...More

1  Thank melodiewolter
Reviewed 4 November 2016

If you're in Montmartre for any length of time at all then you'll eventually pass this little square. When you do, just stop and look at the only Metro station with a completely surviving art nouveau canopy, lights and signs. Then think what it must...More

3  Thank explodingmyth
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Located in the Centre of Montmartre , this square around metro station offers some nice options for a little relax, just sit down and look at pretty surroundings, enjoy some street art while having ice cream or anything else.

Thank Mr_Nobody_1979
Reviewed 14 October 2016

This station at the base of Montmartre has one of the original covered Art Deco Metro entrances. The square is charming, containing a water fountain, and abuts the love wall park and a church, with many restaurants and shops being close. The station itself has...More

Thank Anna H
Montmartre is a bustling mix of cultures, colours, and
styles which changes from one street to another. Ride
the funicular (or, for a real workout, climb the
steps) to the sublime Sacré-Coeur (Basilica of the
Sacred Heart) with its inspiring view of the city. The
church is surrounded by provincial streets and piano
bars where tourists, artists, and street entertainers
thrive. At the foot of the hill, Boulevard de Clichy
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1 August 2015|
Response from spo b | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I didn't myself know that there were brocantes at Place des Abbesses. I am often there on Sundays and have never seen brocantes there. Maybe, you should check the tourism office of Montmartre: type montmartre-guide on... More