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Hostel Smith

20 Rue Droite, 06300 Nice, France
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Victoria, Canada
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at Hostel Smith as a very last minute stay in Nice, as I had to take a flight out from there the next morning. I arrived there at 9.30 at night to find that the photos and reviews that I read online did not meet with the reality that existed. Being late I did not want to try... More

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Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Had a really good time here, staff was friendly, especially Pauline, she showed me all the good places to go! ;) The bed was ok, bathroom was really nice and clean. And the location is just amazing! Right were all the good bars are. I would definitely recommend it!

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Andover, Massachusetts
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

2 of my friends and I stayed at Hostel Smith recently on a trip to Nice. I was a little worried when I walked in, because it does not look like the safest or cleanest building when you walk in. The owners were FABULOUS and so helpful, giving us recommendations for nightlife in the town as well as the city... More

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Willaston, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Really great hostel, lovely new bathroom and bedrooms that are kept very clean. The owner's are lovely and were able to give us great tips on things to do, not just in Nice but for the rest of our journey too! The hostel is situated in a great part of town, and the surrounding nightlife was amazing

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This was a well located hostel to the beach and lots of cafe's and restaurants. I stayed in a 14 bed room which was fairly spacious to say the amount of people were in it. However there were only 2 plugs in the whole room and only 2 showers and 1 toilet. There was no air con and because we... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

It was an ok hostel. The facilities were ok, the dorms were a bit too small and so was the kitchen. The breakfast consisted of bread with jam and coffe. The wifi only worked in the reception.The staff could have been more friendly and helpful. The location was good, not too far away from the train station, in the heart... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

The hostel itself is very near to the sea and the nightlife is very amazing! The staffs were very friendly and fluent in English. The problems are the Wi-Fi is super slow, it can be quite noisy during the night, (the hostel is above a bar) and the shower doors are see through, which can be quite uncomfortable.

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Cork, Ireland
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Hostel Smith is a very nice place in the Nice's Old Town. I have been there for 3 nights in June 2014 with my brother, and we have very enjoyed the place. Even if the hostel seams to be tiny from the reception, rooms are very nice and clean (cleaning every day). The price is very low for the location... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I stayed here with a friend in April.The staff were very helpful and could speak good english.We had a room seperate from the main building.(Only a 2 min walk).It was basic but clean and ideal for an overnight stopover to visit the city.I would recomend this hostel and would stay here again.

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Hostel Smith is in a great location in the old town of Nice. Staff was very friendly and helpful when it came to questions about the city, and it seemed to attract a very friendly crowd of backpackers. Stayed multiple nights. Accommodations were adequate and the kitchen space was small but worked well as a gathering area.

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Address: 20 Rue Droite, 06300 Nice, France
Location: France > Provence > French Riviera - Cote d'Azur > Nice > Old Town / Vieux Nice
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
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