Situated in the picturesque Côte d’Azur in France, Nice is considered one of the jewels of the Mediterranean. Nice enjoys a reputation as one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe and with its temperate climate and beautiful coastline it is not difficult to see why. Read Culture Trip’s guide to the best hotels in Nice’s Old Town.
Perfectly located in the center of Nice and only a short walk away from the Promenade des Anglais, the luxurious Boscolo Exedra stands as a proud monument to French architectural majesty, making the most of a French belle époque style building. Lavishly decorated, featuring suites with dazzling marble bathrooms as well as hosting modern spa facilities and a fitness room, this hotel is ideal for anyone looking for a luxurious break in the center of Nice.
The Hotel Rossetti boasts a great location in the heart of Nice’s Old Town, five minutes away from Nice’s Opera and a ten minutes away from the Promenade des Anglais. The hotel operates as a slick contemporary guesthouse for visitors offering a more personal touch than other hotels. There are seven rooms available, each styled with sophistication featuring the best of urban minimalist design. They offer a self-service Mediterranean breakfast.
Exhibiting the best of French art-deco architecture in Nice, the Hyatt Regency Nice Palais de la Mediterranean is excellently located, being the jewel of the Promenade des Anglais. Equipped with all the modern amenities, the hotel offers spectacular panoramic views of the Bais de Anges and is home to an excellent restaurant serving regional cuisine. The Palais de la Mediterranean is perfect for an elegant weekend break in front of the sea.
The Campanile Hotel Nice has a warm and welcoming ambiance, strategically located for guests to enjoy the best of Nice’s sights, with the bustling activity of the Old Town and the port lying only meters away. The hotel features soundproof rooms, free Wifi and a host of seminar and conference rooms, making this a good choice for groups as well as for business travelers. They serve their hearty breakfast up until 10:30am on weekdays and 11am on the weekend. Address: 58 Boulevard Risso, 06300 Nice, France, +33 4 93 26 20 60
Located around 200 yards from the center of the Old town and the bustling beaches, Villa Saint Exupery Beach hostel is an ideal option for backpackers and for all those traveling on a budget. The hostel offers free Wifi, a fitness center and a buffet breakfast. Guests can also make use of a comfortable and sociable lounge area as well as an on site bar with happy hour starting from 6pm – this makes it the perfect place to meet other travelers.