We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 212 Nice hotels

Excelsior Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   19, avenue Durante, 06000 Nice, France (Thiers / Train Station)
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Special Offer
Package Deal
Save Saved
You added Excelsior Hotel to your Saves list
Excelsior Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
91%
Ranked #13 of 212 hotels in Nice
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
JWeismuller Aberdeen, United Kingdom
  • Overview
  • Reviews (73)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Photos (81)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (16)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

73 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    29
    38
    4
    1
    1
See reviews for
8
40
5
4
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (16)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
7 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A chic hotel with pleasant helpful staff, particularly the Japanese receptionist. The hotel is ideally located for the railway station, although the area is a little seedy in places. We enjoyed our stay. However style holds sway over utility due to the travel themed bedrooms. The designer was more preoccupied with the look rather than use of the facilities. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kerry
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed at the hotel for 7 nights last week and we loved it. Fab decor throughout the hotel and our room and extremely clean. The staff were really friendly and very helpful if needed. We had breakfast included which was really nice, wide variety of foods. We really liked the fact that breakfast was also served until 10.30am every... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Perth, Australia
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at the Excelsior for 3 nights in July 2014 in a classic double. Overall, our experience is largely consistent with the reviews on TP. The hotel is roughly 100m from the train station, which makes day trips to Monaco, Cannes, etc an easy adventure. Admittedly about a 10 min walk away from the hustle and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Toronto, Canada
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
18 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only 20mins taxi ride from the airport, 5mins walk to the train station and 10-15mins walk the main area of Nice, and Promenade des Anglais. There are also a lot of local grocery stores and cafes nearby. Perfect location. With the train station only 5mins walk away, we were able to do day trips to places such as Monaco, Cannes,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
London, United Kingdom
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here due to a transport strike in Italy. It is in a convenient location to the train station, but not really in the nicest of areas. The hotel and outdoor gardens are lovely, however we had a shoebox of a room. The toilet was smaller than than that in an airplane, and it was, well, a struggle. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
New Mills, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only stayed one night but immediately fell in love with this hotel. The interior design is fantastic with everything from the carpets to the furniture taking inspiration from travel. All the staff were very polite and helpful speaking several languages. The bar in the garden is a delight and breakfast was very good with a good selection. The hotel... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Bergen
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would like to start with a warm recommendation of the hotel due to a genuinely warm and helpful staff. This is a small(ish) hotel with more personnal service than the big hotels. We decided to book the hotel without breakfast due to the 15€ price (decided to buy breakfast at a cafe instead). At arrival we found out that... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
1 review
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband was robbed 800 usd from the hotel's room safe!!!When we complained to the management we were told that they will try to solve the problem by doing an investigation. And that we might get our money through the hotel's insurance besides we called the police.. but according to management being reimbursed may take time!!! I can't understand how... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 12
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Not the best location but one of the nicest hotel stays in our 2 week trip. Staff was amazing and rooms were way above average. Loved it. The outside bar was a great touch as well. The staff really is at your service the entire time. The wifi changing every 24 hours gets annoying but overall a great experience

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lafayette, Indiana
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This hotel is artfully decorated throughout with high ceilings. The superior room with double bed was well decorated and had sufficient room, electric outlets, lighting, small refrigerator, and amenities such as robes, slippers, hair dryer, and toiletries. For breakfast we had more options than we had seen elsewhere: coffee and a roll, 4 euros; coffee, juice and three small croissants... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Excelsior Hotel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Been to Excelsior Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Excelsior Hotel

Address: 19, avenue Durante, 06000 Nice, France
Phone Number:
Location: France > Provence > French Riviera - Cote d'Azur > Nice > Thiers / Train Station
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Excelsior Hotel 4*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Priceline, Travelocity, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Cheap Tickets, Tingo, TripOnline SA, EasyToBook, BookingOdigeoWL, Agoda and Venere so you can book your Excelsior Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Excelsior Hotel Nice

81 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (47)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (4)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
1:31
Videos (2)
Viewed
Other (30)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (35)
Viewed
Room/suite (7)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (26)

Amenities

Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#7 Luxury Hotel in Nice #11 Romantic Hotel in Nice
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Choye dans une batisse erigee en 1898 lors de la Belle Epoque entierement renovee, l'hotel EXCELSIOR vous accueille a Nice pour un sejour original. Il est situe a quelques metres des plages et de la Promenade des Anglais. Dans une ambiance chaleureuse et intime, l'hotel propose des chambres lumineuses equipees de tout le confort moderne. Chacune est une decouverte sur le theme du carnet de voyage. L'atmospheriste Sandrine Alouf en a imagine leur decoration originale, qui vous fera vous evader dans la ville le temps d'une nuit. ... more   less 
Number of rooms
42

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer