A weekend in Douai has to include a discovery of the fabulous Douai belfry and its chimes, which symbolize the freedom of the city. This belfry, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site, was built around 1380. It is the pride of the city and all its inhabitants. The second monument to visit is the Chartreuse Museum, which features some magnificent Italian, Dutch, Flemish and French paintings. Enjoy too tasting some of the local cuisine, in one of the downtown inns or in the comfortable Campanile restaurant at your hotel.
A week-long stay in Douai will allow you to visit the city and take advantage of all its wealth of heritage and cultural delights, starting with the Chartreuse belfry and museum. You will continue by exploring churches and chapels, especially the collegial Saint-Pierre, which is Douai’s largest church. The city has been able to preserve its heritage and will offer you the pleasure of discovering it. You’ll enjoy other heritage, historic and artistic surprises when you book a room in ourCampanile hotels in the region of Hauts-de-France
Douai can be an ideal destination for a family stay. The city has plenty of parks for family-friendly strolls like the Bertin Park, where you can enjoy the very large pond. You can also take advantage of it to organize some sport! In July, our Campanile hotels welcome many visitors to the Fête des Gayant, which dazzles the whole family during an unforgettable show on the streets of Douai. Book your room now to enjoy these colorful festivities.