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“Great location” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Hotel La Villa Nice Promenade

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Hotel La Villa Nice Promenade
Ranked #16 of 204 Hotels in Nice
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Wicklow
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69 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Great location”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2013 via mobile

Enjoyed a really relaxing 3 night stay at this hotel.
It is very well situated, just off the main promenade & within minutes walking distance from the centre & the old town.

The hotel is newly decorated & is a very stylish boutique style hotel. Our room was a little small but adequate with a large bathroom. As a minor downside there was no shower just a bath with hose. It was very clean & was serviced with fresh towels etc everyday. Wi fi available but patchy. Staff were really pleasant & helpful & this overall led to a really nice relaxed atmosphere in this hotel. The hotel does not have a main bar or tea/coffee facilities in the room. It does provide breakfast but other than that it really is a just nice place to sleep as far as facilities go. As a suggestion It would be nice to enjoy a drink in the lovely reception rooms before dinner or bed for example.

Overall however I would recommend & would stay again. My travelling companion who has visited Nice many times & stayed in 4-5 star hotels rates this one the best in her experience. It's a great base to explore Nice & it's surrounding areas.

  • Stayed June 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2013

A fab hotel, just behind the seafront on the main promenade. In a modern boutique style & simply furnished, the hotel was a good choice for our weekend away with our main aim to see the men's tennis in Monte Carlo, as well as sample the delights of Nice. We had access to bus's really close by, but chose to walk to take in the seafront & reach the old port where we picked up a bus for 1 euro each to Monaco. Amazing route with fantastic views along the way.
The hotel was friendly with very helpful reception staff, offering an ample breakfast if required. The only down side were the refuge collectors at half past midnight who made enough noise to wake the dead. Noise from revelers returning home from local bars/clubs also proved rowdy. Advice would be to pack ear plugs as the hotel itself was worth it

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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KL
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54 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2013

A modern and artsy hotel located in a small street just 500m from the Promenade d'Anglaise, this quaint hotel is perfect for those with a 'smaller' budget. We paid approx EUR150 per night without breakfast. They serve full b'fast at EUR12 or opt for a small b'fast which includes bread and coffee for EUR6. Alternatively, there are many cafes just along the Promenade and a convenience store just opposite the hotel.

Room was spacious, functional, clean and even has proper parking spaces. I highly recommend this hotel to anyone looking for a hotel with great location!

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Prinzess_Bee
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Reading,Berks, UK
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118 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2013

All in all we enjoyed our stay in Nice, despite some appalling May weather and the hotel was perfectly adequate and almost did enough to get up to good rating from us, but not quite.

The location is OK, just one road back from the Promenade and right on the edge of, what could be considered to be, the touristy area. It is a fair old stroll to the old town (good for walking off the food!). There were enough shops nearby and the InterMarche opposite was very useful.

From reading other reviews I suspect that the rooms vary quite a bit in this old hotel. Room 44 had a very small bathroom, with a separate toilet - it was all just a little bit tight for space. The balcony was small and with the table and two chairs there you could only just about get out past the shutters to sit down. The bed was comfortable. The Wifi was a bit patchy - you had to keep re-validating username/password. Room 46 might just get a glimpse of the sea/promenade.

The lift was the smallest I have ever seen - only just big enough for two (or one with luggage)

Reception were always very helpful ( I would particularly like to mention Sarah) and almost pushed it up to a good rating, but ultimately I think it was too much money for what is a solid 3* hotel, but no better.

Room Tip: Room 46 might just get a view of the sea/promenade
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  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank woodchal
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2013

Stayed here for 3 nights. The hotel is approx 15 mins bus ride from airport. Bus costs 6 euos per person as opposed to 35 euros by taxi. Come out of airport terminal at bus stops are just to the right. Catch bus 98 from bus stop 5, buy your ticket from driver. Get off at Gambetta promenade, all the bus stops have names and there is a list of stops and names inside the bus (like you get in a tube carriage). Ring the bell prior to the stop. The hotel is approx 50 yards from the bus stop.
Hotel room clean, shower fine and room was quiet. Was given a code on arrival for the wi fi and room had a telly. The hotel is situated approx 50 yards from the promenade de anglais and beach. The old town and centre of Nice are about a 20 minute stroll either along the pomenade or at the opposite end of the street along the rue de France. We did not have breakfast at the hotel and there are no tea/coffe making facilities in the room. The hotel waas reasonably priced for Nice. Hotel has a supermarket opposite and the restaurant at the end of the street called cocodile served up excellent food. Hotel reasonably priced in a good location

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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4 Thank Martin R
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Moscow, Russia
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23 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2013

perfect location, very stylish, private parking (needed to be booked in advance since they have space for 15 cars maximum). rooms are modern and charming, clean. good sounds isolation. reception guys are extremely helpfull (when we needed urgently farmacy in the middle of the night they were calling 1,5 hours to find open one to help us). defeinitely will stay there for the next visit to Nice!

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank PragmaticCinderella
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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 10, 2013

We spent three nights at this hotel in april. It is quite well located off a narrow street 15 minutes walk from the old town and the shopping area and one block from the promenade.
Reception service was very polite and friendly
The rooms are a reasonable size with firm but comfortable beds and well fitted bathrooms. The air conditioning units don't seem to have been renewed when the hotel was refurbished and we are surprised that noone has commented on the tiny wardrobe and drawer space (none), maybe everyone else is happy living out of suitcases ?
The small breakfast area serves a decent cold buffet breakfast at 12 euros although we found the egg boiling machine as mysterious as other reviewers.
As other reviewers have also mentioned there is some noise from deliveries to the supermarket over the road, but all in all a good reasonably priced choice when staying in Nice

Room Tip: There are balcony rooms but they only have a view over the carpark
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  • Stayed April 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank brodders53
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Property: Hotel La Villa Nice Promenade
Address: 11 rue Saint Philippe, 06000 Nice, France
Location: France > Provence > French Riviera - Cote d'Azur > Nice
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #16 of 204 Hotels in Nice
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel La Villa Nice Promenade 3*
Number of rooms: 37
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located in Nice City Centre, this elegant hotel is just 50 metres from the Promenade des Anglais. It features a furnished terrace shaded by an orange tree and provides free Wi-Fi access. Each air-conditioned guest room is equipped with a flat-screen TV and some of the stylish rooms have a balcony. The private bathrooms are decorated in light shades of grey. A buffet breakfast is served every morning at Hotel La Villa Nice Promenade. Guests can enjoy a drink on the terrace or in the stylish lounge areas.Nice Old Town is 1.5 Km from Hotel La Villa and the Beaux-Arts Museum is a 10-minute walk away. Private parking is available on site, upon reservation and at an extra cost of 15€. ... more   less 
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