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.

“Excellent location”

Best prices for -
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 9 more sites!
Mercure Marseille Centre Vieux Port
Ranked #19 of 131 Hotels in Marseille
Certificate of Excellence
Australia
Level 5 Contributor
52 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Excellent location”
Reviewed June 30, 2013

It was difficult to find the hotel by car initially because it is in a small street in a very busy area. Then the carpark entrance is in another street, so research it carefully beforehand.
Having done that, it is in a great location beside a big shopping centre and very close to the old port and restaurants. The staff could speak excellent English. For some reason the restaurant wasn't open for dinner but they still hastily provided tables and meals around the bar area. This made it all very casual and friendly and the food was very nice. Breakfast selection was wonderful.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
1 Thank armessen
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

1,129 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    255
    593
    196
    52
    33
See reviews for
127
498
86
288
Rating summary
  • Location
  • Sleep Quality
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (38)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Rijeka, Croatia
Level 5 Contributor
37 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed June 29, 2013

Hotel is situated near old city center, walking distance 5 minutes.
Older but renewed hotel, on high level in all aspects. Room are spacious, clean and comfortable.
Hotel offers everything you need for pleasant stay.
Breakfast was very good with various food offered.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled on business
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank Dianora1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Level 4 Contributor
33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed June 20, 2013

This very central hotel offers newly decorated, spacious rooms very close to the old harbour of Marseille. The rooms have free Wifi, safe and AC and the bathroom has a very nice rainfall shower. The breakfast as well the lunch was excellent with a high variety of fresh food. The hotel has a modern conference area with different room sizes available.
The staff was always friendly and supportive with a high level of spoken English (as this is not a given in French hotels).
Just right beside the hotel entrance is an entry to big shopping mall inclusive Galeries Lafayette and Fnac.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled on business
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank Ocramsch
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Paris, France
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed June 18, 2013

The hotel is of high quality with an excellent situation about 5 minutes to walk from the old Harbour. The rooms are very clean and comfortable. Breakfast has a large choice. The hotel was very busy but the staff was extremely friendly and helpful.
I would like to thank specially Mr. Franck Balthazard the room division manager who treated my special request in a very Professional manner.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled on business
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank Emeline C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Edinburgh
Level 5 Contributor
67 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed June 12, 2013

The hotel is very close to the city centre - it adjoins the sizeable new shopping centre which has exits to La Canabiere and the Vieux Port so it couldn't be much better. (It's about 10 minutes walk in the other direction to the railway station.) We returned late both nights - from Rue Paradis and Le Panier districts - and felt completely safe at all times.
We were on the 11th floor and had a great view directly towards Notre Dame de la Garde and with the Vieux Port to the right. There was plenty of space in a good quality room (standard double), and the breakfast was excellent. There were abundant choices for everything, supplemented by a chef who quickly cooked your omelettes,etc. to order.
The staff at reception were friendly, enthusiastic and helpful - happy to give advice on places to see and things to do. We felt that the lady serving the bar late at night was the only person who had a bad attitude to her job, but it didn't spoil our overall experience.

Room Tip: The higher floors have great views to Notre Dame
See more room tips
  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank PortugalForGolf
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Madrid, Spain
Level 4 Contributor
45 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed June 11, 2013

It's very well located downtown, close to the old port. The streets around don't look very well specially at night, take care. The hotel is renovated, rooms are ok and the breakfast is quite good. Acceptable.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled on business
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank pablo F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed June 10, 2013

For a 4 start hotel I found the rooms to be sub standard. The shower was very small and a large person would not have fitted in.
I did like that it was a short walk to the harbour and the staff was friendly.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled on business
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Review collected in partnership with Accorhotels.com

Helpful?
1 Thank TGMSandton
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Marseille hotels
Saint-Victor
Radisson Blu Hotel, Marseille Vieux Port
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Alex Hotel
#2 of 131 in Marseille
368 reviews
Opéra
Hotel Carre Vieux Port Marseille
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to Mercure Marseille Centre Vieux Port? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Mercure Marseille Centre Vieux Port

Property: Mercure Marseille Centre Vieux Port
Address: 1 rue Neuve Saint Martin, 13001 Marseille, France
Phone Number:
Location: France > Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur > Bouches-du-Rhone > Marseille
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#13 Family Hotel in Marseille
#13 Luxury Hotel in Marseille
#14 Romantic Hotel in Marseille
#18 Business Hotel in Marseille
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Mercure Marseille Centre Vieux Port 4*
Number of rooms: 200
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Hotel Mercure Marseille Centre has 199 rooms and is located next to the WTC convention center, just a short walk from the Jardin des Vestiges and 5 mins walk from the Vieux Port (old port). The hotel is 5 mins from St Charles TGV train station and 25 mins from the airport by highway. It has a bar and 11 meeting rooms. The hotel is part of the Bourse shopping center, which has over 100 shops. Paying car park. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, ACCOR, Travelocity, Expedia, Priceline, Orbitz, TripOnline SA, Cancelon, Hotwire and HotelQuickly so you can book your Mercure Marseille Centre Vieux Port 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:
Mercure Marseille Centre Hotel Marseille
Accor Marseille Euro Centre

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing