Hall XXL is a multi-purpose indoor arena in Nantes, France. Opened in August 2013, the arena is mainly used for exhibitions and sporting events.[1][2]

Hall XXL
LocationNantes, France
Coordinates47°15′30″N 1°31′57″W / 47.258437°N 1.532571°W / 47.258437; -1.532571
OwnerNantes Metropolis
Capacity10,750 (handball, concerts)
Field size135 x 95 m
OpenedAugust 2013
HBC Nantes

Location and access


Located in the north-east of the city, in the Beaujoire district, opposite the Beaujoire stadium, the Parc des Expositions is on the banks of the Erdre river, at the foot of the Jonelière and Beaujoire bridges, on the edge of the ring road.



The Parc des Expositions is served by :

  • tramway line 1 (terminus: Beaujoire for entrance 1 or Ranzay for entrance 2)
  • bus routes C6, 75 and 80 (stop: Beaujoire for entrance 1 or Batignolles for entrance 2 or Ranzay for entrance 4)
  • regional bus lines Aléop 348 and 360 (Halvêque stop).

Access by road is possible

  • from Angers/Paris via the A11: "Carquefou-Boisbonne-La Beaujoire" exit, then via the Saint-Joseph de Porterie road
  • from the Paris ring road: exit no. 40 "Porte de la Beaujoire".



See also



  1. ^ "Parc des Expositions de la Beaujoire - Hall B" (in French). pss-archi.eu. Retrieved 2 November 2017.
  2. ^ "Un hall XXL pour le parc des expositions de la Beaujoire à Nantes" (in French). Le Moniteur. Retrieved 11 November 2017.