Nice Excelsior Hotel

ex. Excelsior Hotel

19 Avenue Durante, Nice, France, 06000  show map
 4 stars
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Nice Excelsior Hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

EUR 18 per day

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Restaurant buffet

Welcome drink

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Verified Reviews:

  • Quite a run down area - Rooms were good size - Nice courtyard
  • Breakfast quite good - Lovely bathroom - Fresh towels every day
  • Room was quite large - Shower was weird - Bus from the airport
  • Hotel was very quaint - Air conditioning worked - Bathroom was large
  • Hotel was lovely - Staff were very helpful - Room was cozy

Overview

Hotel Nice Excelsior is a 4-star venue positioned about 1.6 km from Castle Hill, Musee Archeologique de Nice and Parc de Valrose. The hotel was opened in 1892 and remains an example of innovative architecture in Nice ever since.

The city center is 10 minute walking distance from the hotel. This charming property is located in the center of Nice.

Shoppers will enjoy beautiful location close to shopping centers, a market and a shopping street.

Guests will find themselves a 10-minute walk from Nice-Ville train station. The hotel lies 10 km away from Côte d'Azur airport.

Rooms

The 4-story Hotel Nice Excelsior offers 42 rooms featuring climate control, Wi-Fi, a work area, central heating and a refrigerator as well as luxurious bathrooms. The rooms afford a breathtaking view of the sea. They are outfitted with classic decor.

Eat & Drink

In the morning a buffet breakfast is served at the breakfast lounge. The restaurant menu features Mediterranean dishes. The café bar serves refreshments, cocktails and coffee. Offering a variety of dishes, Bong Lai and Restaurant d'Angleterre are just about 150 meters away.

You can start your day with a buffet breakfast, which costs EUR 15 per person per night. 

Services

Friendly staff provides guests with airport transfer, 24-hour room service and housekeeping.

Relax

The hotel caters to families with cribs and babysitting. Active travelers will appreciate a gym and exercise bikes available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation might be needed) at EUR 18 per day.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   42.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Paid safe at reception
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Vending machines
  • Souvenir shop
  • Florist/Flower shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Welcome drink
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Beach access
  • Garden area
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 10 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

19 Avenue Durante, Nice, France, 06000

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City Center
  • Nice
    1400 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Gare de Nice-Ville
    700 ft
  • Nice-Ville Train Station
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Voyageur Nissart (cuisine: French)
    300 ft
  • Bong Lai (cuisine: Vietnamese)
    400 ft
Beaches
  • Blue Beach
    3300 ft
  • Promenade des Anglais
    3500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    42

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Rooms and availability

Nice Excelsior photos Room Single
Classic Single Room
Bed type: 1 Single bed
Size: 205 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Comfortable room decorated in warm pleasant colors. It has a Single bed. It also provided with a comfortable work space with desk and a modern bathroom with shower.

Room facilities
    Nice Excelsior photos Room Classic Double
    Classic Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 205 sq. feet
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Comfortable room is decorated in warm pleasant colors has a Queen size bed. It is also provided with a work desk and a modern bathroom with shower and all necessary amenities.

    Room facilities
      Nice Excelsior photos Room Prestige Twin Room
      Prestige Twin Room
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      Comfortable room is decorated in warm pleasant colors has two Twin beds. It is also provided with a work desk and a modern bathroom with shower or bathtub and all necessary amenities.

      Nice Excelsior photos Room Prestige Twin Room
      Prestige Twin Room
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      Comfortable room is decorated in warm pleasant colors can have two Twin beds or a Double bed. It is also provided with a work desk and a modern bathroom with shower or bathtub and all necessary amenities. The room is specially equipped to accommodate disabled persons.

      Triple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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      Large room is decorated in warm pleasant colors and can have a balcony. It is provided with three Twin beds or a Double bed and a Single bed. The room has a work desk and a modern bathroom with shower or bathtub and all necessary amenities.

      Nice Excelsior photos Room Apartment
      Apartment
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      Spacious room overlooking the garden has a homely design. It is provided with a work area with desk ans a fully fitted kitchen. The room has a bathroom with shower.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Nice Excelsior Hotel Nice location
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      Hotel Address:

      19 Avenue Durante, Nice, France, 06000

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Nice
        1400 ft
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Gare de Nice-Ville
        700 ft
      • Nice-Ville Train Station
        700 ft
      Restaurants
      • Voyageur Nissart (cuisine: French)
        300 ft
      • Bong Lai (cuisine: Vietnamese)
        400 ft
      Beaches
      • Blue Beach
        3300 ft
      • Promenade des Anglais
        3500 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  12 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Number of floors:
        4
      • Number of rooms:
        42

      Hotel Awards

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      Best Family Hotels in France

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      Nice Excelsior Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • Victoire Centre Chrétien - 1400 ft

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 1000 ft
      • Justice Palace Square - 3700 ft

      Places of interest

      • Russian Orthodox Cathedral - 2300 ft
      • Forum - 3000 ft
      • Massena Square - 3000 ft
      • Quai des USA - 3000 ft
      • ESCCOM Business School Nice - 3300 ft

      Train stations

      • Gare de Nice-Ville - 400 ft
      • Nice-Ville Train Station - 400 ft
      • Nice-Ville Train Station - 400 ft
      • Lepante Quarter - 2000 ft
      • Chemins de Fer de Provence Train Station - 2000 ft

      Sport related

      • A.M.V Affretement Maritime Villefranchois - 3000 ft

      Shopping areas

      • Boutique de l'homme moderne - 1400 ft
      • Photography and Image Museum - 2000 ft

      Monuments and Landmarks

      • Notre-Dame Basilica Nice - 700 ft
      • Place Massena - 3000 ft
      • Massena Square - 3000 ft
      • Quai des États-Unis - 3000 ft
      • Nice Forum - 3000 ft

      Museums

      • Albert 1st Gardens - 3000 ft
      • Promenade du Paillon - 3300 ft

      Parks

      • Albert 1st Gardens - 3000 ft

      Theaters

      • Verdure Theater - 3000 ft
      • Verdure Theatre - 3000 ft

      Galleries

      • Lepante Neighborhood - 2000 ft

      Casinos

      • Casino Ruhl - 3000 ft

      Local attractions

      • Castle Hill - 5000 ft
        Montee du Chateau, Nice
      • Parc de Valrose - 1.1 mi
        Avenue Saint-Lambert, Nice
      • Villa Arson Centre d'Art Contemporain - 1.3 mi
        20 avenue Stephen Liegeard, Nice
      • Old Town - 1.1 mi
        Vieux Nice, Nice
      • Le Musee de Curiosite et de l_Insolite - 1.2 mi
        39, Rue Beaumont, Nice

      Near the hotel

      • Basilique Notre-Dame de Nice - 1000 ft
        37 bis avenue Jean Medecin, Nice
      • Theatre de la Photographie et de l'Image - 2300 ft
        27,Boulevard Dubouchage, Nice
      • Promenade des Anglais - 3500 ft
        Promenade des Anglais, Nice
      • Musee d'Art et d'Histoire Palais Massena - 3300 ft
        65 rue de France, Nice
      • Cathedrale Orthodoxe Russe St-Nicolas a Nice - 2300 ft
        Av Nicolas II, Nice
      • Musee National Marc Chagall - 2600 ft
        Avenue du Docteur Menard, Nice
      • Le Jardin Albert 1er - 2900 ft
        2-16 Avenue de Verdun, Nice

      Restaurants nearby

      • Voyageur Nissart - 300 ft

        Address: 19 Rue Alsace Lorraine
        Phone: 33 4 9382 1960

        73% likes this, based on 316 reviews
        Cuisine: French

      • Cote Pizza - 300 ft

        Address: 37 Avenue Aubert
        Phone: +33 (0)4 93019249

        82% likes this, based on 32 reviews

      • Restaurant China - 400 ft

        Address: 12 Rue d'Alsace-Lorraine
        Phone: +33 4 93 88 74 55 ‎

        85% likes this, based on 33 reviews

      • Bong Lai - 400 ft

        Address: 14, Rue Alsace Lorraine
        Phone: 0493887536

        79% likes this, based on 107 reviews
        Cuisine: Vietnamese
        Price Range: USD 15 - USD 36

      • Le Vingt4 - 1300 ft

        Address: 24 rue Alphonse Karr
        Phone: 04 93 88 45 49

        72% likes this, based on 618 reviews
        Price Range: USD 29 - USD 36

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  12 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Number of floors:
        4
      • Number of rooms:
        42

      Hotel Awards

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      Nice Excelsior Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Nice Excelsior

      Average guest rating

      7.2out of 10
      Very good
      Based on 92 reviews

      Guest reviews

      • Older travelers
        9.2

        Very close to Railway Station - essential for our ongoing, early morning journey on departure. Concierge was extremely helpful, especially with advice about local restaurants. He also got information about revised train timetables (there was an SNCF strike), bus timetables and tram routes to enable us to get to our first intermediate destination in Italy. Nice breakfast.

      • Older travelers
        4.6

        Booked.net listed hotel as having airport shuttle. We assumed it was a dedicated shuttle service free of charge. We found out they called a taxi service for 35 euros. People in the room next door brought home a prostitue and were not quiet at all for a rfew hours. We both had rashes on out legs after staying over for one night.

      • Single
        8.2

        Hotel was nice and quiet and clean, very close to the station, had good markets and take aways near by. Room was clean and big enough.

      • Group of friends
        6.2

        Location is little bit far away from sightseeing place, but quite near from station and good access to tram station. Still very easy to get sightseeing place. Staff is acceptable, not so kind but never rude. Hotel and rooms looks luxury.

        Not enough bath amenities. They didn't give it everyday, no shampoo, only 1 soup and bath jell. Maybe they didn't clean room and bath room everyday.

      • Family with children
        3.8

        they had an internet station

        the smell in the rooms, the size of the rooms, that they did not change our bed sheets for seven days,

      • Couple
        9.2

        everything is fantastic, the location is great which just 1 min walk from the train station. staff is nice. strongly recommend and i will definitely live there again if i travel to Nice again.

        the cleaning lady open the door directly while we were still sleeping, and she keep coming to rush us to leave the room so she can start to clean and finish her job earlier. only this small problem, everything else is great.

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        Nice and friendly hotel with english speaking staff. Close to Nice-Ville railwaystation. Free internet access.

      • Older travelers
        9.2

        We were close to the train station and downtown. We could walk everywhere.

      • Older travelers
        7.8

        Courteous staff, free access to Internet // Our stay was too short to be able to say more in an objective way

        Very poor breakfast offering, espe ially eggs (cold) while we were there.Hotel has a shabby look in parts but the renovations have given it an uplifted appearance

      • Group of friends
        6.6

        We thought the staff were helpful and friendly. The location was good very central- right behind the main railway station, which is also where the shuttle bus to the airport was located. It was a couple of streets from the main shopping and access road to the beach.It was about 20 minute walk to the beach. The hotel had potential- some effort had gone into decorating, plants around etc. The twin room was large as was the bathroom and the beds were comfortable.The air con worked well.

        Having said all that it was really noisy- road noise and constant banging of doors and general thumping to keep us awake. The hotel was tired and shabby in appearance- dirty carpets, mould in bathroom. The breakfast selection was poor. The double room was small and bed hard. The hot water ran out one day. We did not think that it was 3 star.

      • Older travelers
        8.8

        All people working at the reception desk were absolutely kind and helpful, and they smiled a lot. Wifi is free. Location of the hotel is super if you travel a lot, the hotel is very close to the railway station.

        Street rooms are a little bit noisy, and you may find not very nice people around the railway station.

      • Older travelers
        8.8

        GOod location, friendly staff. Price was good.

        No free internet. Breakfast at 10 Euros was very expensive, much better deals around the corner.

      • Single
        7.4

        Proximity to the train station is a huge plus; the bus from the airport stops in front of the station as well, so no lugging heavy suitcases for miles in a strange city. It took me less than 5 minutes to get there. The hotel is gorgeous! Traditional furniture sets it off beautifully and there is a lovely shaded courtyard out back where you can chill out reading a book listening to the gentle tinkle of a small fountain. Room and bathroom were a decent size. Bathroom was modern, well equipped and overall I was satisfied with the cleanliness (just ignore the dust bunnies under the bed). Walk to the Promenade des Anglais no more than 10 - 15 minutes depending on how much window shopping you do on the way. And only another 10 - 15 minute walk into Vieux Nice from the promenade. Lots of very affordable little cafes/bistros within 5 minutes walk so no need to feel restricted to the breakfast buffet. Excellent, charming, very helpful staff. Next time I go to Nice I know where I'll be staying!

        Breakfast buffet was quite limited and I didn't like the coffee out of the machine, so chose to breakfast elsewhere most days. Water in the shower was slightly on the tepid side. Probably great during the summer months, when a hot shower isn't so important.

      • Couple
        8.2

        The place near the train station, the design in the hotel, the confort, the price

        Cleanliness is acceptable if you do not look deep into the room.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Nice Excelsior Hotel Nice location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      19 Avenue Durante, Nice, France, 06000

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Nice
        1400 ft
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Gare de Nice-Ville
        700 ft
      • Nice-Ville Train Station
        700 ft
      Restaurants
      • Voyageur Nissart (cuisine: French)
        300 ft
      • Bong Lai (cuisine: Vietnamese)
        400 ft
      Beaches
      • Blue Beach
        3300 ft
      • Promenade des Anglais
        3500 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  12 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Number of floors:
        4
      • Number of rooms:
        42

      Hotel Awards

      FrenchHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedNiceHotel Nice Excelsior

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Family Hotels in France

      Use Badge