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Stade Velodrome

3 Boulevard Michelet, 13008 Marseille, France
0826-500-500
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Don't usually go to a football stadium to watch a bike race.

Very modern huge stadium. Watched the Tour de France stage here which was an amazing experience... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chris B
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Manchester, United Kingdom
FANTASTIC STADIUM - but tours are in French only

Great Tour costing 13 Euros. The Tour takes you into the stadium, changing rooms, Players tunnel... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fasttrack2015
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great stadium” (14 reviews)
“euro cup” (7 reviews)
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3 Boulevard Michelet, 13008 Marseille, France
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0826-500-500
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very modern huge stadium. Watched the Tour de France stage here which was an amazing experience. Getting there on the metro was easy from the centre of Marseille and the atmosphere was buzzing outside with people excited. I bet it's the same when Marseille are...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Tour costing 13 Euros. The Tour takes you into the stadium, changing rooms, Players tunnel, The Media rooms, ETC However, Only French language tours are available. The other disappointment was there is no Trophy room to visit to see previous Cups won.

Thank Fasttrack2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Huge, white, graceless, sterile are the words to qualify this temple of soccer sitting like a UFO smack in the middle of an otherwise rather charming residential nieghborhood...

Thank Bernard B
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

A masterpiece in the heart of the city, easily accesible by public transportation. With 67,000 seats, it hosts mainly football games (Olympique de Marseille) but also rugby games and concerts. Went to see the Euros 2016 there, it was simply amazing, what a great atmosphere...More

Thank Harold F
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Great venue but it was let down by the rude security person who was very angry about us bringing our bikes. He was very unhelpful. The velodrome itself was great. Not a huge choice of food and drink but ok. Great seats and good views

Thank josnow117
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Entering was nice and easy. Lots of stairs to the top! The only food station for our stand was right at the bottom so a long trip down for a drink. A great atmosphere.

1  Thank 123Just1987
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Absolutely a place to visit.. if you love sport or even if you don't! You can go directly with the Metro 1 (red), stop Prado. The architecture is something stunning, you enter in a sort of city temple with more or less 67000 seats. I...More

Thank c_sign
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We were lucky enough to watch a couple of Euro games here (including Iceland vs. Hungary) and an OM match. It's a gorgeous stadium with an equally beautiful backdrop of mountains and the Med. Seating is comfortable and easy to find. My only complaint was...More

Thank Eric A
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Big beautiful neo architechtural structure. But not more you can just look at it from the outside and then go on with your trip.

Thank HichamGM
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We went especially for this event. The game was awesome Hungary-Iceland 1-1. Two surprise teams, played a great game. As a Hungarian seeing my national team play at Euro, was an unbelievable feeling. The Stadium is extraordinary, looks nice perfect place to watch football. The...More

1  Thank Imre M
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SMHQ
10 September 2016|
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Response from HorshamRebel | Reviewed this property |
A must do, to get the most out of Marseille in a short time, is the Petit train, which can be found on the right side of the Old Port, when looking from the Big Wheel. There are two tours to do, one taking in the old town... More
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daniellebarbe
20 May 2016|
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Response from Sandy R | Reviewed this property |
The area around the hotel is reasonably quiet. There is a street market on the main road just outside the hotel every Monday to Saturday. You could stay closer to the town centre (around the Vieux port, but getting back to... More
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Tsui K
15 August 2015|
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Response from HishamM | Reviewed this property |
Go to the Billeterie section at Marseille official website and check available matches You can book online for your seat and print the receipt on an A4 paper and have it with you at the entrance of the Velodrome
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