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Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5 La Canebiere, 13001 Marseille, France
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Ranked #6 of 124 hotels in Marseille
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

During our tour of France, we stayed here for 2 nights whilst visiting the south coast. On arrival, the staff were very friendly and helpful. However, when we arrived in the room we immediately noticed that the light switch connection was very poor causing the lights to go on and off. The lady on reception admitted that there is a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

`A comfortable hotel with a great location, metres from the Vieux Port. Friendly staff, clean rooms, balcony with a view of the Port, and good breakfast choice all make this a fantastic choice of place to stay in Marseille. Good choice of restaurants nearby and close to all transport - perfect for a short stay. Very good wifi!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very small hotel with fabulous free internet, right on the Port. You can walk everywhere. The staff speaks English. They are extremely helpful arranging anything you need. This is not the Waldorf (I had bed bugs at the Waldorf, which they immediately handled perfectly) but the room is clean, a few knat like bugs coming in from... More

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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Marseille, having heard of its rejuvenation from old fishing port to city break location. In 2013 it was the European City of Culture, which had sparked the work done to modernise the city. The hotel is in a fantastic area, metres from the Old Port and if you stay in a Superior room, you get a balcony... More

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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic location, could not ask for anything better. Great view from the room. Room is small but very clean and bathroom very good. Hotel reception was very friendly and helpful, great recommendations for restaurants. We only stayed one night but it was a lovely stay. Only suggestion is that more pillows could be provided. But still a good hotel, would... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to stay when in Mareille. It is just across from the entrance to the metro (Stop Vieux Port, exit Canabieres). The reception area is very small (only 2 seats) but our room was a very good size as was the bathroom. Apart from the superb location, the staff were so helpful. We stayed during the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

staff is very nice, the hotel is at the very center. breakfast is very good. preferable to choose rooms not at the roof because they have no windows. staff was efficient to change the room with another with windows. the place is at the very center. rooms are clean.

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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 1 night after retuning our car at the central train station, getting there was very easy, on one of her main streets next to a subway station. The old port is right by the hotel, as well as the main shopping streets, restaurants, cafes etc... The room was very clean, comfortable and inviting. Seems to have been... More

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Paris, France
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5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed at this hotel three times now, twice with our eight-year-old grand-daughter who is a very experienced worldwide traveller, and she thinks the Oceania is first class. This time, our room had an internal door that stuck and would not close properly. We mentioned this as we went out for a walk. When we returned the door had... More

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently spent 5 nights in this hotel and we're very pleased with the location of the hotel and the great service from all the staff at the hotel, this friendly hotel is ideally situated in the heart of the old port, is a good quality 3 star and has an excellent breakfast, we would recommend this hotel to all.

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Address: 5 La Canebiere, 13001 Marseille, France
Location: France > Provence > Bouches-du-Rhone > Marseille
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port 3*
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Escale Oceania has air-conditioned rooms and is 3 minutes from St Charles train station by Metro. It is just 50 metres from Vieux Port Metro and offers free Wi-Fi access.Each of the Marseille Vieux Port’s guest rooms has soundproofing, a flat-screen TV with cable and satellite channels, a private bathroom with an Italian shower. Some have a balcony with views of the harbour.Breakfast is available and either served in the modern dining room or in the guests’ rooms. Escale Oceania is situated a short walk from a number of restaurants and bars.Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port is situated within walking distance of Marseille’s main historic attractions, including the Fort Saint-Jean and the Opera. ... more   less 
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