Removals to Nantes | Brittany Removals | Moving to Nantes
Schepens Specialise in Performing Removals to Nantes
Nantes is a bustling city located on the Loire River in the Upper Brittany region of Western France. It is France’s sixth-largest city and has a population of approximately 900,000 people. It is a beautiful city that is filled with incredible architecture and culture.
Thousands of people move to Nantes each year to find work, attend university or to simply enjoy what the city has to offer. If you are moving to Nantes in the near future, you should use a professional and experienced international removals service like Schepens. We have the know-how, knowledge, and talented staff to make business or house removals to Nantes simple!
Schepens have been in the removals business for more than 100-years and have performed hundreds of removals to Nantes. We employ skilled move coordinators to help clients organize their move to Nantes. They are experienced staff who will walk you through every stage of the removals process.
This blog will explain why so many people are moving to Nantes before describing the many removals services that Schepens have to offer.
Schepens run removals to and from all major towns, cities and areas of France including: Paris, Dordogne, Languedoc, Charente, Bordeaux, Limoges, Nice, Lyon, Brittany, The Alps, Perpignan, Montpellier, Normandy, Monaco, Marseilles, Lille, Loire, Rouen, Nancy, Dijon, Brest, Grenoble, Burgundy, Versailles, Valence, Toulon, Provence and many more.
Why are so many people moving to Nantes?
Nantes attracts thousands of migrants each year for a number of reasons including:
- The city is innovative, has a high standard of living and low pollution levels
In 2004, Time magazine listed Nantes as the most livable city in Europe! It has a lovely temperate climate, quality public transport system, great food, a low cost of living, low levels of pollution and cheap housing. It 2010, it was named a hub city for innovation, by innovation agency 2thinknow. Nantes is the current European Green Capital, an award it received from the European Commission for reducing air pollution and CO2 levels.
- It has a strong economy
The city has a large central business district called Euronantes. There are hundreds of businesses doing well in the city and there are many employment opportunities.
- The architecture is incredible
Nantes is a beautiful city with many impressive buildings including the Sainte-Croix church, Nantes Cathedral, Porte Saint-Pierre, Château des Ducs de Bretagne and the Thomas Dobrée museum.
- Incredible museums and galleries
The city is also a cultural hub, with some of the world’s best museums. They include Musée d’histoire de Nantes (Nantes history museum), Musée d’Art de Nantes (Nantes’ Art museum), Musée Thomas Dobrée (Thomas Dobrée archaeological museum), Muséum d’histoire naturelle de Nantes (Nantes’ natural history museum), Musée des compagnons du devoir (Art gallery) and the Mémorial de l’abolition de l’esclavage.
- Beautiful parklands
Nantes has always taken pride in the quality of the parks in the city. They are lovely locations to spend the afternoon with a book or a picnic lunch.
- Dozens of activities and cultural events
The city attracts some major sporting events, plays, musical artists and cultural celebrations.
The Education System in Nantes
Just like other French cities and towns, Nantes has a very high standard of education. The French education system delivers stronger outcomes for reading and maths compared to the United Kingdom and is only slightly behind on science. It is just above the OECD average for maths, reading and science.
The structure of schools in Nantes is similar to that of schools in the UK. There are 3 years of optional nursery school followed by primary school, junior high and high school:
- École maternelle (Nursery School) for students between 3-6 years of age,
- École primaire (Primary School) for students between 6-11 years of age,
- Collège (Junior High) for students between 11-15 years of age and
- Lycée (High school) for students between 15-18 years of age.
There are many great schools around Nantes including:
- Lycée Albert Camus
- Lycée Carcouet
- Lycée Clemenceau
- Lycée des Bourdonnières
- Lycée Gabriel Guist’Hau
- Lycée la Colinière
“A big thank you to Tracey, Chris and all “our” team for such a good move last week.”
Some Useful Resources For Moving to Nantes
Here are some useful resources for people moving to Nantes:
- Help for British nationals — Living in France
- Foreign travel advice for France
- Advice for people immigrating to France
- Visa information for France
Why Choose Schepens For Removals to Nantes?
Schepens are a great choice for removals to Nantes for many reasons!
- We are a reliable removals company with a long history
Schepens are a 4th-generation family owned business that has been performing international and European removals for more than 100-years. Since the foundation of our business, we have developed a reputation for being reliable, professional and friendly. We have been performing removals to Nantes for decades and know the area well.
- The world’s best customer service
We take pride in the high-quality customer service that we provide to clients. All clients are treated as if they are a member of the Schepens family — with a great deal of care and respect. Our staff is hand-picked for their ability to provide clients with exceptional customer service.
- Schepens regularly perform house removals to Nantes
We are performing removals to Nantes and other parts of France on a regular basis. Our removers are very familiar with the logistics of the journey and perform it very efficiently. The frequency of our journeys to this part of the world means that we can offer flexible delivery schedules.
- Staff trained to British Association of Removers standards
All movers are trained British Association of Removers (BAR) standards. These rigorous standards give clients the certainty that all items will be moved professionally and safely.
- We have a fleet of modern removals vehicles
The Schepens fleet of removals vehicles consists of modern trucks that are designed for moving cargo long distances. All vehicles are equipped with an adjustable barring system to reduce the risk of cargo cross-contamination and air ride suspension to reduce the risk of breakage. Our removals trucks have security alarms, are fully insured and are only driven by trained professionals.
- Schepens employ talented move coordinators
All clients will be assigned a dedicated move coordinator. They are high experienced staff who have performed countless house removals to Nantes and other parts of France. They will guide you through the entire removals process and will help you choose a removals schedule, decide what to pack, choose an insurance plan and much more. Their job is to make the move to Nantes as simple and easy as possible!
We offer a wide range of removals services
Schepens are a full-service international removals company that offers a wide range of services including:
- A Professional Packing Service
Packing your items appropriately for the long journey to Nantes can be quite difficult. Why not let our trained movers do it for you? They understand the kinds of conditions that cargo will be exposed to during the move to Nantes and can pack your fragile items to make it to their destination in one piece.
- French Customs Handling
Why not let our move coordinators handle the customs paperwork for you!
- Storage Services
If your destination is not ready to receive your cargo, you can store it at one of our storage facilities. We offer very competitive rates and all facilities are highly secure.
- Insurance Plans
We offer a wide range of insurance plans for your cargo and extended liability covers available.
If you are moving to Nantes this year, contact Schepens on 01794 323558 for an obligation-free quote!