So continuing my adventure with saving money online in France, I have been happily surprised to find many group buying website available, offering the best shopping deals in France. Have you know about them at all?
I am sure you recall the very famous Groupon site which I think is available all over the world. So that is the main one and also present in France. I have started using it straight away and it helped me save money on many occasions. But once i started to dig a little bit deeper into the group buying deals available in France I found even more comprehensive deals aggregators to use. So here you are My Collection of the Best Shopping Websites with the Great Deals Within France
- Groupon.fr: is a global e-commerce marketplace connecting millions of subscribers with local merchants by offering activities, travel, goods and services in more than 45 countries. So it is the biggest, the most comprehensive, the one with the best offers, great discounts and many clients . They are the global leader of local commerce and the place you start when you want to buy just about anything, anytime, anywhere. They are trusted and recognized worldwide and they care about their reputation so you can feel safe using them. They offer a lot! Shoppers discover what the best their city/the city of their choice has to offer on the web or on mobile with Groupon Local, find great holidays deals with Groupon Getaways, and find a selection of electronics, fashion, home furnishings at a great discount with Groupon Goods. Sign up with Groupon to get inspired!
- Lookingo.com: is smaller but still very popular in France a conventional daily deals site with discounts up to 90% in gastronomy, spa outings, stay, exit, wellness, shows. Additionally they offer a search engine deals near you by postal code. Lookingo is present in four cities: Paris, Marseille, Lyon and Toulouse. In April 2014, they merged with the Solocal Group – the leading expertise in advertising and local information to integrate its communication to the site private sales dedicated to leisure. Sign up with Lookingo.com to get inspired!
- Promodeals: it is a little “search-fair” of deals. There are a lot of discounts every week on all kinds of products and services. Promodeals offers all offers, coupons and discount codes provided by the merchants but also let you enjoy a reduction or a promotional action and the Freebies Sign up now to the newsletter and regularly receive the newest coupon code in your email box!
- Groupolitan.fr: the very classic and yet very good deals site which let you get great offers in your city (the “Deals of the Day“) on a local service in the most varied sectors, such as restaurants, entertainment, home services, fitness classes or products. By registering, you will receive their best offers everyday for your city. This is not all, there is also GroupolitanTravel – a site offering the travel and hotels all over the world at discounted prices with the discounts achieving up to 85%. Every day you get exceptional travel deals like like hotels in Belgium or France, City Trips, stays at sea, distant journeys etc …! There are inevitably your next dream destination. Subscribe to the newsletter and do not miss out on any travel offer at unbelievable prices!
- Vente Privee has been a specialist for over 20 years in the travel and home sale events on the Internet. These sales are time time limited and get up to 70% off .Vente Privée also operates as Vente-privee.com which organizes sales events product brands in all areas: ready-to-wear, fashion accessories, home furnishings, toys, sporting goods, high-tech, gastronomy and has a direct relationship with over 2600 partner brands throughout Europe. This allows them to offer highly undervalued price: from -40 to -70% from the boutique price. They also offer Private-sale offers which are reserved exclusively for its members and is required to register for access to current sales. Registration on the site is completely free and without obligation.
There are more smaller deals sites such as Lesbonsfilons.eu, Maxideal.fr, Offerum.fr Tribalista.com, Clubdeal.com, Dobestdeal.com, Dealgroop.com, Dealsducoin.fr, Dealsdansmaville and Letrader.fr availlable for you here in France. And I could go on but let me just bring to your attention some Local Deals Sites which you can find in France. Check if they are appealing to the place you live in or want to visit and check out their best deals!
- I-Deals.fr: the same as Groupon but only for the Nice and Marseilles region.
- Passe-prive.com: deals site for the cities of northern France and some cities of Belgium.
- Envies-enville.com: full of discount coupons to use in Paris
- Parisladiesdandies.com: group purchasing of products and high-end services to Paris
- AlpesDeals: in-store purchase of vouchers and discount coupons for different services (eg welfare) in different cities of the Rhône-Alpes Region.
- Achatsgroupes-toulouse.com: group buying offers for Toulous
- Prixvillege.com: deals and group buying site for several towns of Moselle
etc. And lastly a Bonus! The TuttoDeal.com which is unquestionably the site for tips on how to choose the best deals site. It is an aggregator of deals sites so you can get reviews and more info about best shopping sites in a one place!
I hope you liked my selection and found the list useful. I hope that from now on, before buying a gift, going out, booking a hotel, purchasing a ticket for game, show or getting some spa treatment or a good meal in a restaurant, you are going to check them first. Pick one or two and sign up for their newsletter so you can get inspiration on what you can do in the area on a budget.