Andrésy

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

TownAndrésyChanteloup-les-Vignes at 2.2 km (6 min)
Insee code78015Maurecourt at 2.7 km (6 min)
Postcode78570Carrières-sous-Poissy at 4.5 km (7 min)
Latitude48.9790480Triel-sur-Seine at 5.2 km (10 min)
Longitude2.0510330Jouy-le-Moutier at 5.6 km (10 min)
AltitudeFrom 17 to 168 metersPoissy at 6.8 km (10 min)
Surface6.91 km²Vernouillet at 7 km (11 min)
Population12131 inhabitantsVerneuil-sur-Seine at 7.7 km (12 min)
Density1755 inhabitants/km²Boisemont at 8.1 km (15 min)
National labelÉragny at 8.3 km (14 min)
Chief townVersailles (at 34 km, 35 min)Achères at 8.4 km (13 min)
DepartmentYvelinesVillennes-sur-Seine at 8.9 km (14 min)
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TOWN PRESENTATION

Andrésy is located in the Ile-de-France, less than thirty miles west of Paris (Champs-Elysées are at 25 minutes by train from Gare de Conflans-Fin-d'Oise). The main cities are near Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, Poissy and Saint-Germain-en-Laye. Versailles and its castle are about half an hour by car.

The location of the city of Andrésy at the confluence of the Seine and the Oise, he received in the past included as home port for a fleet of Roman war, commissioned by Julius Caesar to monitor Lutece, to hence its name (then "Anderitum"). Today Andrésy, is at a crossroads international river, on a path linking Rouen and the Netherlands.

Many celebrities have visited or lived in Andrésy: General Lepic empire, the writer Julien Green, Georges Delamare, radio pioneer, Mouloudji, family Gaumont, Josephine Baker, the Belle Otero, the violinist Ivry Gitlis. Other artists have been inspired by its green: Guy de Maupassant, the poet Paul Fort, Maurice Leblanc, the "father" of Arsene Lupin, Marcel Allain, the author of "Fantomas", or the poster René Ravo yet the painter Renefer ...


SIGHTSEEING

Andrésy full of must-see attractions that are the heritage of the town. A hiking trail also allows for exploring the monuments, but the charms of the city that make Andrésy "a dynamic city in which to live."

  • The church of Saint-Germain-de-Paris (XIII - XVI): listed building, it contains magnificent Renaissance stained glass windows, an organ recently restored paintings and paintings of famous and classified, including the Baugin Lubin: "The Adoration of the Shepherds "(XII).
  • The covered market: It is located on the promenade of Dr. Giffard, along the banks. Many shops are available to Andrésiens downtown, but also at the mall of Charval, in the district and end-d'Oise in the Train Station.
  • The villa of Linden: It was not until 1948 that the "Villa Lime Tree" became the Town Hall. Previously, it was in the building, Saint-Exupery, which now houses the municipal library, the school of music and dance-Ivry Gitlis and direction of cultural life.
  • The cross of stone called "Merovingian" (XI century), the stone cross was erected in the old cemetery. Also listed monument, it was discovered during excavation of the railway track linking Paris to Mantes in 1892.
  • The monument erected in honor of Remembrance for the six British airmen whose bomber hit by German anti-aircraft that crashed in the forest Hautil, April 2, 1942.
  • The Manor Denouval, where young children of deportees were met during the Second World War. A plaque commemorates this event.
  • Points of View: The view is the most remarkable R & D 55, avenue Victor-Scholes. With a viewpoint, discover the confluence of the Seine and the Oise with the horizon and culminating in a superb view of the defense, the Eiffel Tower, the Sacred Heart and Mount Valerian. Another point of view to discover the charm of the city, its typical buildings along the Seine and on the hillside. Just take the boat to the pier (opposite the Espace Julien Green) and land on the island Nancy to enjoy the peaceful beauty of the site, which has often inspired poets and writers who have stayed.
  • The fish ladder: first work to restore the movement of migratory fish built by the Waterways of France on the Seine downstream from Paris, the fishway was the subject of a landscape whose work ended in spring 2010.

For walks, feel free to stroll along the banks of the Seine (closed to traffic on Sundays and holidays) to visit the island Nancy, a real natural park where communion fauna, flora and fish passage with his learning path.

Many other architectures remarkable referenced in the Zone of the Architectural Heritage and Urban Landscape (ZPPAUP - 2008) are also to be discovered.

Detailed information
TransportTrain station of Andrésy,   Train station of Maurecourt
MonumentsChurch Saint-Germain
Performance hallsEspace Julien Green

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • Market every Saturday morning under the covered market.
  • Walks in Yvelines "contemporary art around the corner," Sculptures in the island: from May to September. A walk along bucolic water, which leads you to work out, softly in a delightful setting steeped in history ... From the banks of the Seine to the island through the Nancy House and Moussel Park City Hall, sculptures Island invites you to an enchanted ride for the whole family. Start of the trail: Pier - Time: 1:30 - Difficulty: Easy - Free admission. Crossing the ferry between the island and Nancy downtown Wednesday to Sunday and public holidays from 10h to 19h (last departure at 18h). No dogs allowed. Information from City Hall: Tel. : +33 1 39 27 11 00 - Email: mairie@andresy.com - Address: 4 boulevard Marc-Noël - 78570 Andrésy.
  • The third weekend of September: Heritage Days. Visit the church of Saint-Germain-de-Paris, cruises poetic and organ concert.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Cookery demonstrations and lessonsLocal flavoursFreeCarrières-sous-Poissy (4.4 km)
Perfume creation workshopWellbeingFrom 30 € to 35 €Saint-Germain-en-Laye (9.7 km)
Horse ride in the Domaine des BoersSports sensationsFrom 25 € to 170 €Pierrelaye (9.9 km)
Ludimax indoor and outdoor fun parkEntertainment9.30 €Villepreux (16.7 km)
Meet over a gastronomic dinnerLocal flavours65 €Garches (17.6 km)

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WEATHER

Thursday 27 November
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Friday 28 November
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Min. 8°C - Max. 14°C
Saturday 29 November
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RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantAuberge des Écluses  
7.7
  SPECIAL OFFER
Carrières-sous-Poissy
BALLAD TIME - The banks of the Seine, Careers-sous-Poissy, are peaceful places, ideal for a ballad that surely will open the appetite. It is here that the Auberge des Écluses occurs,...
Located 3.4 km from Andrésy26 € per person 
Italian restaurantVia Appia  
7.2
  SPECIAL OFFER
Conflans-Sainte-Honorine
The chef, Aldo Centonze, invites you to discover his country, Italy, and the region in the restaurant Via Appia. Heat, sun and good humor are waiting for you. Its authentic and refined...
Located 3.9 km from Andrésy26 € per person 
Japanese restaurantJaune Orange   NEW
Conflans-Sainte-Honorine
SINO- JAPANESE - Jaune Orange a natural choice if you want a good Asian restaurant on Conflans, two minutes from the station and Avenue Carnot. EXPERTISE - Two chefs prepare their specialties...
Located 4.2 km from Andrésy14 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 2 bedroomsLes bouvreuils    
7.8
Vaucresson
Calm, charm and comfort for the guest room enjoying a completely independent entrance. On the first floor; a large bedroom with double bed, shower and separate toilet, on the ground...
Located 16.7 km from Andrésy90 € the double room 
House with 4 bedroomsRose en Vexin     NEW
Brueil-en-Vexin
Old farmhouse built in the center of the small village of Brueil -en- Vexin Regional Park in the French Vexin. Strategically located between Paris and Normandy West. Nearby are Versailles...
Located 18.1 km from Andrésy75 € the double room 
House with 2 bedroomsHouse with 2 bedrooms    
9.2
Sèvres
10 minutes from Paris and Versailles, calm assure in this house situated in Sèvres near the Parc de Saint Cloud. Very accessible by public transport.
Located 21 km from Andrésy75 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 4 personsLes bords de seine  
9.8
Conflans-Sainte-Honorine
Immediate vicinity of the Seine and the forest of Saint-Germain-en-Laye, near Paris and Versailles, near the rer A. A nice bright apartment overlooking the Seine in the owner's house....
Located 2.3 km from Andrésy400 € per week 
House for 4 personsLe Logis d' Orgeval  
8.6
Orgeval
Orgeval, near Paris is a beautiful village near the royal cities of Versailles and St Germain-en-Laye. This charming cottage is located on a quiet landscaped garden (orchard, old roses...),...
Located 8 km from AndrésyFrom 400 € to 600 € per week 
Villa for 15 personsL'erabliere   NEW
Morainvilliers
West Paris - charming house 3-8 people - studio furniture 1-2 pers - gite 1-4 pers. Quick access to Paris by motorway : A 13 (Porte d' Auteuil ) and A14 ( Paris -La Défense - Porte...
Located 8.8 km from Andrésy150 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
510 places over 7 haCamping Indigo Paris    
8.1
Paris
Right in the green center of Bois de Boulogne along the river Seine. The campsite Paris-Bois de Boulogne extends over an area of 7ha. An ideal place to go and visit Paris. 510 pitches...
Located 18.2 km from Andrésy 
180 places over 4 haHuttopia Versailles    
8.4
Versailles
Versailles camping (Ile-de-France region) enables you and your family to visit the historic town of Versailles, its Château, yet you can also escape to Paris (station rer C Porchefontaine...
Located 22 km from Andrésy 

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HOTELS

Lemon Hotel - Yvelines Chanteloup Les Vignes - Hotel in AndrésyLemon Hotel - Yvelines Chanteloup Les Vignes    
5.9
Chanteloup-les-Vignes
This hotel, 1.3 km from Andresy Train Station, welcomes guests to Chanteloup-les-Vignes. Free Wi-Fi access is provided in each guest room and free parking is available on site. The...
Located 940 m from AndrésyRoom from 32 €
Le Clemenceau - Hotel in AndrésyLe Clemenceau    
5.9
Conflans-Sainte-Honorine
Le Clemenceau offers affordable accommodation near the Seine River in Conflans-Sainte-Honorine. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel and guests have access to free on-site parking....
Located 2.1 km from AndrésyRoom from 40 €
Fasthotel - Hotel in AndrésyFasthotel     
6.5
Achères
This Fasthotel is located in Achéres near the Technopark Poissy and offers comfortable, affordable accommodation just 20 minutes from Paris. All guestrooms are equipped with shower...
Located 3.2 km from AndrésyRoom from 41 €

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Cerise Maisons Laffitte
With a 24-hour front desk, Cerise Maisons Laffitte is 350 metres from the Château de Maisons-Laffitte and 700 metres from the RER Station, which leads...
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