Belair is one of Luxembourg City’s 24 districts and is located to the west of the City centre.
Belair is an upscale neighbourhood of the capital of the Grand-Duchy.

Key figures
Population: 10,815
Area: 2 km2
Style: Family , Classical

Ambience of Belair

Belair has a population essentially between 28 and 49 years of age. Mainly families living in private houses with gardens.

As a residential area Belair is popular because it is calm and with a great quality of life. However at rush hour there is a lot of traffic, which can mean some traffic jams. Given its location, and that it is relatively flat, it is very easy to get into the city by bike.

Belair lies between Merl and Hollerich and goes as far as the Rollingergrund.

Good to Know about Belair

Schools: this area has numerous nurseries and two Luxembourgish Primary schools: Diderich and Kayser. The private preschool and primary school « Over the Rainbow » is a multi lingual school.

One of the oldest and most prestigious secondary schools, l’Athénée, is in this neighbourhood.

For more infos about schools in Luxembourg visit the Education section of Just Arrived.

Transport/Bus: bus 6, 8, 12,13,15 31, CN2 allow easy access to Hamilius.

Housing: have a look at the real estate market prices, rent or buy, by neighbourhood in Luxembourg City.

Our Opinion about Belair

Belair is a nice neighbourhood in which to live. Right next to the city centre it means easy access to the shops. It is punctuated with parks and one such is Park Merl, a regular meeting place for new Mums to the area, it is ideally situated.
Downside: there is not much in the way of leisure activities in the neighbourhood.