Things to do in Maisons-Laffitte

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Start with the Top Sights in Maisons-Laffitte

If you're in Maisons-Laffitte to see the sights, you can't miss any of these.

Eiffel Tower

⭐️ 4.6 (344861)

Arc de Triomphe

⭐️ 4.7 (208060)

Champ de Mars

⭐️ 4.6 (180286)

Trocadéro Gardens

⭐️ 4.6 (122673)

Tuileries Garden

⭐️ 4.6 (95349)

Louis Vuitton Foundation

⭐️ 4.5 (15708)

Jardin d'Acclimatation

⭐️ 4.3 (15459)

Rodin Museum

⭐️ 4.6 (14689)

Trocadéro Square

⭐️ 4.6 (8137)

Grande Arche de la Defense

⭐️ 4.4 (7797)

Musée Marmottan Monet

⭐️ 4.6 (5894)

The top affordable restaurants in Maisons-Laffitte

Discover a variety of budget-friendly dining options in Maisons-Laffitte city, offering delicious cuisine without breaking the bank.


⭐️ 4.1 (792)

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Caffe e Cucina

⭐️ 4 (740)

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Le Bouche à Oreille

⭐️ 4.6 (646)

Price Range: $$

La Bonne Humeur

⭐️ 4.4 (561)

Price Range: $$

Aux Pirates de Saint Malo. Restaurant

⭐️ 4.3 (516)

Price Range: $$

Restaurant Santa Monica

⭐️ 4.2 (399)

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⭐️ 4.6 (352)

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La Taverne de Chine

⭐️ 4.1 (337)

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⭐️ 4.4 (304)

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Restaurant Les Archanges

⭐️ 4.1 (281)

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La Forêt

⭐️ 4.4 (264)

Price Range: $$

Checkout these incredible local experiences in Maisons-Laffitte

These are curated, high quality experiences in Maisons-Laffitte hosted by locals!

Versailles: Food & Palace Bike Tour

Paris' Best Kept Secrets Tour

Horseback trail ride for beginners

Kids in the Kitchen - MaCaRoN

Horseback trail ride for intermediate level

W W II Paris Occupation & Liberation

Full day horseback trail ride

Horseback trail ride for advanced riders

Architectural walk in Paris La Défense

End your night in some of the best bars in Maisons-Laffitte

Discover the most vibrant nightlife scenes in Maisons-Laffitte, curated exclusively for you.

At the office Franconville

⭐️ 4.1 (2712)

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⭐️ 3.8 (2310)

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Le 46

⭐️ 3.7 (683)

Price Range: $$

Comptoirs des deux frères

⭐️ 4.6 (405)

Le Tastevin

⭐️ 4.6 (355)

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⭐️ 4.6 (353)

Price Range: $$

La Plancha de Kiko

⭐️ 4.7 (296)

La Terrasse

⭐️ 3.6 (222)

Price Range: $$

Hotel Au Pur Sang

⭐️ 4.4 (143)

The Blue Pavilions

⭐️ 4.3 (60)

Price Range: $$

La Fontaine

⭐️ 4.1 (17)

Pick from the best places to stay in Maisons-Laffitte

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Check out these bookable attractions in Maisons-Laffitte

These are some of the best tours, museums, and activities in Maisons-Laffitte.

City Sightseeing Cruise

Admission to Disneyland® Paris

Seine River Cruise and French Crêpe Tasting

Round-trip Little Train Tour of Montmartre

Eiffel Tower Climbing Tour with Summit Access

Eiffel Tower Morning Tour by Elevator

Paris Three-Course Dinner Cruise

Admission to the Arc de Triomphe's Rooftop

Hop-on-hop-off Bus Tour

Ticket to the Thoiry ZooSafari Park

Looking for unforgettable fine-dining experiences in Maisons-Laffitte?

Hungry? We've got the best rated, the best of the best.

Les Jardins De La Vieille Fontaine

⭐️ 4.1 (528)

Price Range: $$$

Le Tastevin

⭐️ 4.6 (347)

Price Range: $$$$

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  1. Visit the Maisons-Laffitte Racecourse and Gardens: Enjoy a day out at one of the oldest and most famous racecourses in the world. Admire the classic French architecture, take a stroll in the gardens and marvel at the beauty of the countryside surrounding the track.
  2. Explore the Château de Maisons-Laffitte: This stunning example of classic 19th-century architecture and grounds offers a truly unique perspective on the history of the area. Inside, discover the chateau's beautiful frescoes and corridors as well as its outdoor gardens.
  3. Visit the Marne-la-Vallée Water Sports Centre: Enjoy an array of outdoor activities such as kayaking and sailing, or maybe take a leisurely stroll along the nearby lakes. Perfect for families or couples looking for some fun in the great outdoors.

The best time to visit Maisons-Laffitte is in the spring and summer. During this period, the town comes alive with colourful flowers, tree-lined streets, and the pleasant climate. The festivals, open-air markets, and outdoor activities further add to the experience. Maisons-Laffitte can also be explored in autumn and winter, as it has some of the finest World Heritage Sites and art galleries to explore.

Exploring Maisons-Laffitte is best done in 3 days. On the first day, visitors can spend some time in the city centre, enjoy shopping and explore the residential area. On the second day, visitors can go for a leisurely walk on the banks of the river Seine, take pictures of the cultural landscape and visit the beautiful parks. On the third day, visitors can take a tour of the gardens, visit the famous chateau, and enjoy a relaxing day at the local beaches.

Getting around Maisons-Laffitte couldn’t be easier, thanks to the many transport options available. Public bus services and the RER train line provide regular access from the city centre to Maisons-Laffitte and its outlying areas. Taxis and Uber also operate in the city and are a convenient way to get across town. Bike hire is also available for those looking to explore the area.

Kids will love Maisons-Laffitte for its fun and exciting attractions like Enjoy Parc, an indoor playground, and Château de Madame de Pompadour, an impressive historical chateau. Additionally, the city features a beautiful lake with a beach for playing in the sand, paddle boat rides, and stunning trails for walking, biking and roller-blading. For total imagination and exploration, take the kids to Aqualagon, an indoor water-park with multiple slides, a wave pool, and other aquatic experiences.

We've actually curated a complete list of the best bars in Maisons-Laffitte. To start off we'd have to mention RockOut, La Fontaine, The Blue Pavilions. Check out our page on the best bars in Maisons-Laffitte.

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