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“old town”(147 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Magical place, we visited on 31 of Dec. the Christmas markets were all open, the atmosphere was great! the smells were incredible, we took a walk in the old city, tasted the local treats, saw the chateau and the prison and the lake. all great!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quick visit to the lake with some relax time. Great place to take pictures one the boardwalk. Great place in summer

Thank Salvo_KANGOO
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our fourth time to Annecy now and we really enjoy coming back year after year. There is so much to from water sport to fine dinning. We try to stay at different part of the lake so we get a variety of restaurants...More

Thank Monty101010
Reviewed 1 week ago

Annecy surprised us. There is a pleasant peacefulness about the town. We visited in September and October. People are relaxed and friendly. We could not work out whether this atmosphere was due to the inhabitants or the visitors. (It maybe the lake) The town is...More

1  Thank HeinC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While we had amazing weather and it certainly helped us enjoy this beautiful part of France (while also being so close to Switzerland and Italy) this city is a pearl! So much to see and experience..... and then there's the food - fine cuisine, coffee,...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved our 3 day stay in Annecy. The old town was beautiful to walk through day and night. The flowers were still in bloom and the music coming from the music hall was memorable. We found a lovely little Boulangerie we visited each day for...More

Thank Clare M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just sit and contemplate, we watched rowers, kids learning to sail and learning to kayak. Joggers and walkers abounded and with magnificent mountains as a backdrop what a pleasant place to wander around

Thank Paul h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked the north end of the lake on a great sunny and warm Friday. Not too busy, and super relaxing watching people walk their dogs and wade out into the lake where it was super shallow. Great views and worth part of your time...More

Thank Winesnobs_Two
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The lake of Annecy is beautiful with the surrounding mountains and clear blue water. There are numerous water sports activity or you can just take a boat ride. There are plenty of seating if you want to take a picnic and just watch the world...More

Thank knapt0n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On our last full day in Annecy we drove around the entire lake which took us through several small medieval villages with with quaint restaraunts and shops. There are several different areas where there is a true beach and others where people just pull off...More

1  Thank KellerDye
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Joanna Y
2 August 2018|
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Mary M
28 July 2018|
Response from AndyPsauldman | Reviewed this property |
Having been at the end of May I don’t know, but I imagine being a very popular tourist destination it’s more than possible
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13 June 2018|
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Response from robynccl | Reviewed this property |
This is probably too late but there are designated beach areas around the beautiful lake. Yes there is plenty of parking bays. Sorry I didn’t see this earlier