Hotels Lille Christmas Market
Are you planning to stay in Lille during the Christmas market? We have created the latest guide for Lille to help you find a restaurant, an activity, a guided tour and best hotels close to the Lille – Place Rihour – Lille Christmas Market for the Winter of 2023!
The Lille Christmas Market 2021 known as Marché de Noël Lille is a magical place that comes to life in the heart of Lille, a few weeks before Christmas.
This year the market runs between 26th November 2023 to 30th December 2023. The Lille Christmas Market is located on Place Rihour, Lille Old Town.
How is the weather in Lille in December?
The average temperature in December is about 7° / 2° (low) and light rain is possible as well. A warm, waterproof coat or jacket is a must during the winter in Lille and France if you plan to visit during the Christmas period!
Best Restaurants in Lille for the perfect Christmas Dinner
- LA FAMILLE – Finest Lunch – Lille Europe
- Le Jane – Restaurant gastronomique à Lille
- La Fleur de Lille
- PANCOOK Lille
Best Day Tours in Lille in Winter
Lille is the capital of the Hauts-de-France region in northern France, near the border with Belgium. A cultural hub and bustling university city today, it was once an important merchant center of French Flanders, and many Flemish influences remain. The historic center, Vieux Lille, is characterized by 17th-century brick townhouses, cobbled pedestrian streets and the large central square, Grand Place.
- Lille City Sightseeing Tour
- Fromelles and Ypres Day Tour from Arras and Lille
- Private Canadian WW1 Vimy & Somme Battlefield Tour from Arras or Lille
- Australian Battlefields Private Tour in Fromelles and Flanders from Lille
- Australian and New Zealand Battlefield Day Tour in the Somme from Lille or Arras
1. Best Western Premier – Why Hotel – Lille 4* – Hotels Near Lille Christmas Market
Located in the heart of Lille, this design hotel offers en suite accommodations with free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception. Guests can relax on the furnished terrace with a drink from the bar. The Grand Place is 200 m away and Nouveau Siècle Convention Centre is 400 m away.
All of the rooms at Best Western Premier Hotel Why have a contemporary, elegant décor and a parquet floor. Each room features a desk, an iPod docking station and a flat-screen TV with cable channels. A free minibar and a coffee machine are also provided for your convenience.
A buffet breakfast is served every morning in the communal lounge or in the comfort of your room.
This contemporary hotel with a stylish exterior is a 6-minute walk from the Palace of Fine Arts and less than 1 km from Opéra de Lille.
Airy rooms with a modern feel feature free Wi-F, flat-screen TVs and iPod docks, as well as minibars, Nespresso machines and pillow-top mattresses. Upgraded rooms add pull-out sofas, while a suite adds a sitting area and a balcony. There’s 24-hour room service. Kids age 12 and under stay at no cost when accompanied by an adult.
Amenities include a chic cocktail bar, and a restaurant offering international cuisine. There’s also a fitness room. Breakfast and parking are available (surcharge).
Perfectly located in the heart of Lille, this newly opened contemporary design hotel offers en suite comfortable accommodation, with free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception in a unique distinctive building. All of the rooms at the BEST WESTERN PREMIER Why Hotel have an elegant, original decor and wooden floors.
Each room features a desk, an iPod(R) docking station and a flat-screen television with cable channels.
A mini-bar and a Nespresso(R) coffee machine are also provided for your convenience.
The hotel is within good walking distance of a range of attractions- including the Christmas markets.
It’s perfectly situated – about 2 minutes walk from shops and cafes.
Our room was very clean on arrival (half an hour early) The staff are really cheerful and helpful.
We went for the ‘green’ option where you don’t have your towels washed daily and in return you’re given tokens per guest for the bar – a great deal and the Malbec and two hot chocolates went down very nicely (not all at once though). The Christmas market itself was festive and Lille was beautifully decorated.
The Metro was also near the hotel – we took it to Euralille – a huge shopping centre like Bluewater for more Christmas shopping!
Stayed with the family in mid December whilst visiting the nearby Christmas Market.
This is a small, compact hotel but contains everything you’d want from a city break residence.
Smart, well appointed rooms. Huge bathroom and a massive walk in shower. Comfy beds and pillows and everything you need for a good night’s sleep including a free mini bar.
Reception staff were very friendly and helpful although best thing in reception was a free to use photo booth which kept the kids entertained.
There is a small pleasant bar which turns into the breakfast room in the morning. We’d actually planned to go out somewhere for breakfast but as it was snowing and the small hot and cold buffet looked so nice we stayed.
At 16 Euros for adults and 8 Euros for kids it was not only very tasty but also pretty good value. We made full use of the ‘all you can eat’ instruction.
Located a short walk from the Christmas market and the main city centre shopping. If we go back to Lille anytime soon then I’d definitely be going back.
How much does a room costs at Best Western Premier Why Hotel?
This double room features air conditioning, minibar and tea/coffee maker.
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2. OKKO Hotels Lille Centre 4* – Hotels Near Lille Christmas Market
OKKO Hotels Lille Centre has a restaurant, fitness centre, a bar and shared lounge in Lille. Among the facilities at this property are a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi throughout the property. Guests can have a drink at the snack bar.
The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms offering a desk, a coffee machine, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. At OKKO Hotels Lille Centre rooms are fitted with bed linen and towels.
The accommodation offers a continental or buffet breakfast.
Hotel looked brand new and was very clean. You walk to the center of the old town in a few minutes. Friendly personnel. Free coffee and soft drinks all day. Good facilities, nice room. Public parking garage next door (literally).
In the neighbourhood you have loads of cafes and restaurants where you can dine. The hotel is situated in the heart of Lille, so everything is reachable by foot. Which after all the delicious food is not a bad idea.
The hotel has a concept similar to an all inclusive (no alcohol) hotel. The service is very good. The interior design makes you feel good and relaxed all the time. Additionally it is located near everything.
The hotel is new, elegant, with modern forniture. It is located near the city center so the location is perfect.
The bedroom was not too big, but it was very clean and it had everything we need: comfortable bed, good Wi-Fi, great bathroom and supplies (I love the idea of an open bathroom but with the toilet separated).
Breakfast is various and good (shoutout to those pancakes and bacon). You can eat breakfast until 12 p.m.
“The club” inside the hotel is Amazing; you can have drinks (coke, water, tea, ecc…) and some snack at any time you want and for free (even the night: you just go there and grab what you wish).
The staff is polite and helpful. The value for money is great in our opinion.
How much does a room costs at OKKO Hotels Lille Centre?
This double room has a flat-screen TV, air conditioning and soundproofing.
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3. Aparthotel Adagio Lille Centre Grand Place 4* – Hotels Near Lille Christmas Market
Boasting a shared lounge, Aparthotel Adagio Lille Centre Grand Place is situated in Lille in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region, 200 m from Printemps Gallery and 1.1 km from The Old Lille District. With free WiFi, this 4-star hotel offers a 24-hour front desk and a shared kitchen. The hotel has family rooms.
The rooms at the hotel are fitted with a flat-screen TV and a kitchen. Rooms have a private bathroom with a bath or shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries. All rooms will provide guests with a microwave.
A continental breakfast is available each morning at Aparthotel Adagio Lille Centre Grand Place.
Set in the city center along a commercial street, this relaxed apartment hotel is a 12-minute walk from Lille Flandres train station and 8 minutes’ walk from art exhibits at the Palais de Beaux Arts.
The understated studios provide flat-screen TVs and Wi-Fi, plus sitting areas and kitchenettes. The 1-bedroom apartments add separate living rooms and sleep up to 4 people.
There’s a game room. Breakfast is available.
This hotel surpassed all my expectation and is a great value if looking for modern and spacious accommodations in Lille.
My Duplex apartment consisted of a large pull out couch in the living area, a dining table which accommodates 4 people, large TV, a large kitchen with full cooktop, fridge and dishwasher. There is a toilet downstairs.
Upstairs, you will find a bedroom with a king size bed, desk, another TV, full size closet and full bathroom with shower outside the bedroom. As each room is independent, you can easily share this with friends or children while retaining some privacy.
The room was very clean and contained everything you need for your stay including utensils, dishes, cookware, etc..
I just wish they provided some necessities in the kitchen like salt and pepper and paper towels. But there’s a fairly large supermarket (Intermarché) right around the corner on Rue Nationale where you can buy everything you need for your stay.
As for bakeries, there’s 2 within a 1 min walk (Papillon which is open everyday and another called Maison Landemaine which is better but not open on weekends for some weird reason)
Location is perfect, right next to Grand Place and rue de Bethune.
There’s a fitness room downstairs as well as 2 washers and 1 dryer. If you need to wash your clothes, I highly recommend a laundromat called “Eco Laverie” just 2 mins from the hotel.
They have tons of large machines and the place is spotless. Just make a left as you exit the hotel and walk past the Best Western Why hotel. The Eco Laverie is on a little place next to a Tabac on the left.
How much does a room costs at Aparthotel Adagio Lille Centre Grand Place?
This apartment has a dining area, kitchen and microwave.
Where to book online – Aparthotel Adagio Lille Centre Grand Place – Hotels Near Lille Christmas Market – you can find the best hotels near Lille Place Rihour – Christmas Market hotels in Lille during Christmas which is celebrated with much enthusiasm in France on Booking.com or Trip.com or Hotels.com and see more reviews on TripAdvisor.