Practical information for the WEN

Where and when:

  • Graduation ceremony - Friday 1 December: La Cité Nantes Event Center, 5 rue de Valmy, Nantes
  • Saturday 2 December: on the Centrale Nantes campus, 1 rue de la Noë, Nantes
  • Gala - Saturday 2 December at Château de Saz, La Chapelle sur Erdre

Getting about

  • How to get to the Cité Nantes Events Center: https://lacite-nantes.com/informations/accessibility.html
    Underground car park (for a charge)
  • How to get to Centrale Nantes: https://wen.ec-nantes.fr/english-version/practical-information/getting-to-centrale-nantes?l=1
    Centrale Nantes has its own car park, but traffic can be complicated in the city at weekends (consider the tramway instead)
  • How to get to the Château de Saz: https://www.chateaulesaz.fr
    Shuttles will be provided to the Gala and back to Centrale Nantes or the city centre. Information and reservations from September.

NB

Public transport is free at weekends in the Nantes area.
Nantes has a bike-sharing service (Bicloo). There are docking points across the city everywhere, including near Centrale Nantes.

Accommodation deals

Le GîteAnne

24 rue des Cahéraux, 44240 La Chapelle sur Erdre
www.gitanne.fr
  • - 5% for one night + complimentary breakfast
  • -10% 10% off for 2 nights with at least one complimentary breakfast
  • - 15-20% for 3 nights' accommodation with at least one complimentary breakfast

Westotel

34 rue de la Vrière, 44240 La Chapelle sur Erdre
  • Overnight stay in a single room, 'comfort room' category, buffet breakfast included, at the preferential rate of €95 incl. tax per night (excluding tourist tax of €2.40 per person per night)
  • Overnight stay in a double room, comfort category, buffet breakfast included, at the special rate of €112.50 per night (excluding tourist tax of €2.40 per person per night).
  • Overnight stay in a twin room (2 separate beds or 1 double bed + 1 sofa bed), comfort category, buffet breakfast included, at the special rate of €134.50 per night (excluding tourist tax of €2.4 per person per night).
Preferential rate valid for the nights of 1, 2 and 3 December 2023 only.
To take advantage of these special rates, contact the reservations department on 02 51 81 36 36 or reservation4bd5cc29-6ee4-407c-8b93-8f0dfe9d80ad@westotel.com, indicating that you are staying for the Gala 2023 of the Centrale Nantes engineering school.
NB No cancellation or refund for these bookings.
Published on October 3, 2018 Updated on September 28, 2023