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Residence du Vieux Port

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18 Quai du Port, 13002 Marseille, France
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Ranked #4 of 124 Hotels in Marseille
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

On the last night of our South of France vacation we enjoyed a very congenial stay at this top-rated hotel. Though we had originally requested a high floor we were given a wheelchair room on a lower floor; however, we ended up loving the close-up view of the port and got a kick out of watching the action so near... More 

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Baltimore, MD
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is in the middle of the port. Great location. All rooms have a balcony overlooking the main street. The rooms are pretty basic, small but clean. Breakfast was ok, but limited. You can also sit outside on the balcony for breakfast. It is a bit noisy at night. Now that it is warmer, people are playing instructions up... More 

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Potsdam, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The location is ideal for observing the street theater at the old port and as a base for strolling. Our room was low on the harborside with a miniscule balcony (they are bigger upstairs), but a fine view. Staff was wonderfully helpful and the breakfast excellent.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Modern and very clean with a excellent welcome, we stay in a quiet and good size room with a great view. Excellent location for all sites that we visit. Easy place to eat around. A perfect stay in Marseille.

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hrvpm, Directeur général at Residence du Vieux Port, responded to this review

Dear Sam, Many thanks for taking the time to leave your kind words following your recent stay with us at La Résidence du Vieux Port. Your feedback is very much appreciated and we hope to welcome you back soon. Many thanks, Emmanuel Ramoleux More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best feature about the Hotel la Résidence du Vieux-Port is its central location offering most of city’s sights within a few minutes walk and spoiling its guests with fantastic view to the harbour and the Basilique de Notre-Dame de la Garde. There are many nice cafés and restaurants aligned along the harbour offering great choice for breakfast or dinner.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a beautiful hotel. What makes it beautiful are its people lead and headed by a beautiful, charming and committed Manager ,Julie. She and her staff are doing a brilliant job of personifying excellence in hospitality. The hotel is right on the Vieux Port. The location therefore is perfect. The rooms are large very well maintained and presented, the linen... More 

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brighton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived from the Station to be greeted very warmly and felt extremely welcomed. The room was on the third floor with a balcony overlooking the old port Notre Dame de la Grande and and good overview of the whole old port area. The room was well equipped with dressing gowns slippers nice bath stuff a safe and extremely comfortable... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Located on the Quai du port, on Le Panier side of the Vieux-Port, Hôtel la Résidence du Vieux-Port surely has the ideal location, situated as it is within comfortable walking distance of many of the things a traveller would most likely want to see, and do in Marseille. The historic and, now, quite trendy Le Panier district is up the... More 

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The Woodlands, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We very much enjoyed our stay. The staff is super....and the breakfast superb. The room decor is a little quirky....but they are large and very clean. The location is absolutely super. Many restaurants in walking distance. We would definitely stay here again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We had a room on the seventh floor overlooking the bustling harbour and a superb view of Notre Dame de la Garde. The welcome we received was genuine and delightful . Breakfast buffet is served on the first floor and is superb. The decor of the hotel is 1950's in style, but modern with well equipped rooms. For thoes who... More 

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