Are you looking for a hotel in Vigneux sur Seine? The INTER-HOTEL Orly Draveil is a popular hotel located on Juvisy / Draveil.
Our hotel is located in a quiet area near the train station with wifi included. Very appreciated by business customers, it is also a base camp to attend a match or a concert at the Stade de France (direct access lines RER C and D).
Located on the old Seine river, 19 kilometers south-east of Paris, Vigneux sur Seine is marked by the presence of rivers and ponds. The city offers its visitors several ponds and lakes for the ride, two rivers and a river, the Seine.
Located on the right bank of the Seine, Vigneux-sur-Seine has fully benefited. Its strategic location on the Seine basin upstream of the capital allowed the development of the town from the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries, with the construction of castles, then the development of a port and dam to facilitate navigation. Vigneux-sur-Seine thus becomes one of the first French inland ports. But it is at the arrival of the railway in 1863, that Vigneux owes its rise, with the creation of a line of railway between the city and Paris which amplifies the commercial traffic.
The post-Second World War contributes to the development and population growth of the city with the need for manpower in the era of industrialization. The population goes from 7500 inhabitants in 1945 to more than 30 000 today. before becoming a residential community.
A preserved environment
On the occasion of your stay in Vigneux, you will be surprised by the number of natural spaces (lakes, forests) and buildings that testify to a rich heritage. You can discover during a jog or a walk, the 4 kilometers of riverbanks between the mouth of the Yerres upstream in Villeneuve-Saint-Georges, and the pond of Mouseaux downstream, in Draveil .
For the little anecdote, the name Vigneux comes from the Latin Vicus Novus, meaning village, village, nine. And not vines as one might think!