Hôtel Apollinaire Nice
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Hôtel Apollinaire Nice

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Chambre Supérieure Twin
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The Square with The Claire Fontaine restaurant  you must eat here
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5.0
#5 of 204 hotels in Nice
4.8 of 5 bubbles
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5.0 of 5 bubbles
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4.7 of 5 bubbles
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HOTEL CLASS
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4.0 of 5 stars
HOTEL STYLE
Classic
Business
Languages Spoken
English, French, Spanish, Bulgarian and 2 more
Property amenities
Paid public parking nearby
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar / lounge
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Taxi service
Meeting rooms
Hammam
24-hour security
Wifi
Coffee shop
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary tea
Kid-friendly buffet
Massage chair
Baggage storage
Concierge
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Room features
Blackout curtains
Air conditioning
Housekeeping
Room service
Safe
Coffee / tea maker
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Telephone
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Bottled water
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
Room types
City view
Non-smoking rooms
Suites

Location

25 boulevard Dubouchage, 06000 Nice France
Name/address in local language
Getting there
Great for walkers
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Cote D'Azur Airport
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embel705 wrote a review Jul 2023
Clophill, United Kingdom1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Lovely stylish hotel in a quiet area. The staff were unfailingly helpful and polite. Our room was air conditioned, well decorated and we were not disturbed by any noise. The choice at breakfast was excellent. A very enjoyable stay.
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Date of stay: July 2023Trip type: Travelled with family
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Adela M. wrote a review Oct 2022
Bucharest, Romania76 contributions53 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
An excellent hotel, in the best location! Very quiet and elegant area. Everything is perfectly functional and impeccably clean!
Nice Ville (train station) is a 15-minute walk away and the old city at 7 minutes. The main avenue with the great shopping area is at few minutes (also the Nicetoile - a mall and Galeries Lafayette).
Our twin room was large and equipped with everything you need, excellent air conditioning, large enough bathroom with a bathtub, the bed was very comfortable with very good quality linen.
The cleanliness is impeccable, the towels are changed daily, also the set of cosmetics (soap, shampoo, hair conditioner, shower gel and body lotion) is provided in a proper quantity avoiding their waste but without depriving yourself of the necessary. Anyway, if you ask, you will receive. A bottle of water is offered every day to each guest, even the tap water is drinkable and very good.
Breakfast is varied enough and very good, the coffee machine was great, with a lot of options! Thank Jerry (I hope I wrote correctly your name), for your promptness and smile!
All the people at the reception are very nice, always smiling and extremely kind and attentive, friendly and helpful. At request, they sent me an iron and ironing board. Everyone is very prompt and helpful, with professionalism and kindness. Specially thanks to Lorenzo and Edmir!
We warmly recommend this hotel !
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Date of stay: October 2022
4.0 of 5 bubblesValue
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
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majorsmile2Day wrote a review May 2022
London, United Kingdom38 contributions3 helpful votes
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5.0 of 5 bubbles
The Hotel Apollinaire has a fantastic location in the centre of Nice. Less than 2 minute walk from the tram station. I highly recommend when arriving at Nice Airport, use the L2 Tram located out side the airport exit. At the time of writing only €1.5 Euro each get off at Durandy
Great, staff was really friendly and helpful and most speak good English, but they let me practice my French, gave them a big smile each day.
Breakfast “"le petit-déjeuner". Is a typical French breakfast and is very nice too. Try les croissants filled with scrambled eggs and a small bit of ketchup, taste sensation 😋
The area is flat, so walking around the friendly neighbourhood is a joy. Make your way through the park, pass the fountains into the old town. The weather was superb so plenty of outside eating.
The Claire Fontaine became out favourite. Great food every time, and awesome atmosphere, So French.
Come out the hotel and turn left, will take you to the high street with the main shopping area.
We found the Gare ( train station) and took the SNCF to Monaco Monte Carlo. Tickets only €8 return. Takes just over 35 minutes but worth it.
Use the bus tours and you will see the City
Highly recommend and will return one day
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Date of stay: April 2022
4.0 of 5 bubblesValue
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
Room Tip: Use the tram from the airport
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ConnieB2341 wrote a review Mar 2023
Carrollton, Texas37 contributions4 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Hôtel Apollinaire Nice was great find! It's centrally located in Nice, so you're within close walking distance to the tram station, Vieux Nice (oldtown Nice), Colline du Chateau (Castle Hill), Promenade des Anglais, Avenue Jean Médecin (main shopping area), and other sites. The main train station is about .8 km (.5 mile) away, so you can visit neighboring cities, such as Monte Carlo and Menton. The hotel was very clean (the rooms were spotless with very comfy beds), the staff was very accommodating and it's located in a very safe area with access to many different restaurants. Plus, the room prices were very reasonable! Highly recommended!
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Date of stay: March 2023
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
5.0 of 5 bubblesSleep Quality
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0craig wrote a review Oct 2022
Liverpool, United Kingdom86 contributions37 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
The hotel was stunning. Everything about the stay felt 5 star. The staff on the reception were great and the room was amazing. The bathroom was lovely however the bathrooms could do with having the shower head that can hook onto the wall instead of having to hold the shower head (* idk if this is a European thing but I’ve never seen this anywhere else*).

The location is perfect it’s a 2 minute walk from a tram stop and a 5/10 minute walk from the beach and all the bars and restaurants.

One thing i did notice is the fire alarm was triggered at 6:15am which was an inconvenience after a great night sleep. This wasn’t too much of an issue however as somebody who sleeps with ear plugs i did struggle to hear the alarm from the corridor only as nothing sounded in the room which did make me think the rooms could benefit from having something VISUAL such as a flashing light when the alarm is triggered for people with hearing problems who could struggle to hear the alarm outside

But i would DEFINITELY stay here again
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Date of stay: October 2022Trip type: Travelled with friends
Room Tip: Tram stop is directly behind the hotel which is super convenient. And the main train station is a...
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Voyager64996007654 wrote a review Aug 2023
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
We had the most fabulous stay celebrating our 25th wedding anniversary. The room was amazing and we were delighted to be given an upgrade to our room. The buffet breakfast was excellent with a wide variety of choice that met every need or preference. The staff were wonderful, very welcoming and accommodating especially Lorenzo who recommended and booked a wonderful restaurant for us on our first night. Hotel Apollinaire Nice is in a great location, 2 minutes walk to the nearest tram stop, 15 minutes walk to the old town and the Promenade Des Anglais and also to the train station. And a 20 minute taxi from the airport. We would highly recommend and definitely stay again.
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Date of stay: August 2023Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Sarah F wrote a review May 2023
Washington DC, District of Columbia4 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
I really enjoyed my stay at Hotel Apollinaire Nice. My room and bathroom were clean and large and I had a great view looking towards Colline du Chateau and Vieille Ville. The hotel is also in a great location - only about a 10-15 minute walk to the beach and a 10 minute walk from Place Massena. It's also only about a block away from the Durandy stop on the tram line. The staff were also all kind and helpful, and they are all multilingual, so I could always communicate with someone.
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Date of stay: May 2023
5.0 of 5 bubblesValue
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
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275rolf wrote a review Jun 2023
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Very nice and clean hotell. Short 5+ minute walk from downtown, shopping, restaurant and Nice old city. Friendly employees. Downsides, you need to fill up the water bottle in the room yourself after you drink it one time :).
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Date of stay: June 2023Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Camilla E wrote a review Aug 2022
14 contributions1 helpful vote
5.0 of 5 bubbles
I have recently just stayed at the hotel for 3 nights for a summer holiday. The hotel is in a perfect location, it is just around the corner from the nearest tram stop and a short walk to Old Town Nice as well as the beach. The staff are very friendly and attentive, the rooms are very clean and modern. The breakfast has a good spread and was delicious. I would highly recommend this hotel.
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Date of stay: August 2022Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Maryam F wrote a review Aug 2023
3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
We stayed at the hotel for 2 nights and it was perfect. Upon check in our room was not ready, but the gentleman kindly found a room that was ready and checked us in a couple hours earlier which was greatly appreciated. The staff are all welcoming and so friendly and helpful.
Hotel is situated in the perfect location - 10 min walk to Nice Ville station (for the train to Monaco), and 10 min walk to the Plaza/Old Town/Promenade.
It has a lovely lounge area too. The room was spacious and bathroom also very modern. Highly recommend this hotel for your stay in Nice.
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Date of stay: July 2023
5.0 of 5 bubblesValue
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Answer from MMD
Northbrook, Illinois11 contributions3 helpful votes
I am sorry I didn't see your question until now. I visited the hotel in October and would not be able to tell you they can hire a mobility scooter for you. You would have to ask them directly. It appears the box to the right of my reply allows you to do this. Regards,
Answer from Rover
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom893 contributions131 helpful votes
I have given enough pictures under Rover.The Room was big enough for a couple and was big enough in size Sorry I haven’t got fotos of the room. But there’s a foto of the painting on the head end .
Divinata asked a question Feb 2023
1 contribution
Can you tell me when starts the breakfast
Answer from screenname05
4 contributions
I beleive it starts at 7 and runs to 10. This was one of the best parts of this hotel, the breakfast was very good for the price, expecially in France where breakfast tends to be expensive.
Answer from screenname05
4 contributions
The courtyard is there and open. You can eat petit dejeuner in the courtyard, and in September it was very very pleasant. Highly reccommend taking the breakfast option - hotels tend to be the only place to get a sit down breakfast in France.
Josephine N wrote a tip Dec 2023
1 contribution3 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"If you need any help, even with something outside the hotel, like a tardy tour guide, the front desk is eager to assist. "
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zeeba1 wrote a tip Sept 2023
Auckland Central, New Zealand255 contributions123 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"Take the little bus to the chateau . I would get out at top spend time and walk back as ten minutes of time they give you isn’t enough"
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Rover wrote a tip Sept 2023
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom893 contributions131 helpful votes
4.0 of 5 bubbles
"Zip up your pockets well especially at the airport. Share your meals as the portions are big. Use BOLT taxis as almost half price."
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richard wrote a tip Aug 2023
Sao Paulo, SP35 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"Use the Tram to get to and from the Airport. T2. If you need a room for 3 travellers they are very accommodating."
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M L wrote a tip Aug 2023
London, United Kingdom37 contributions2 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"You have to now buy the Nice transport card to travel on their bus and trams it cost about €3 and then you had to recharge it to use the transport."
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PRICE RANGE
£173 - £267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
ellington hotel nice, hotel ellington nice
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Hotel Ellington Nice Centre
LOCATION
FranceProvence-Alpes-Cote d'AzurFrench Riviera - Cote d'AzurNiceCentre
NUMBER OF ROOMS
95
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hôtel Apollinaire Nice
Which popular attractions are close to Hôtel Apollinaire Nice?
Nearby attractions include Amaze Me (0.3 miles), Fox in a Box Nice (0.1 miles), and Promenade du Paillon (0.3 miles).
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Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a lounge, and breakfast buffet.
Which room amenities are available at Hôtel Apollinaire Nice?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and blackout curtains.
What food & drink options are available at Hôtel Apollinaire Nice?
Guests can enjoy a lounge, breakfast, and complimentary tea during their stay.
Is parking available at Hôtel Apollinaire Nice?
Yes, paid public parking nearby is available to guests.
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Conveniently located restaurants include La Brioche Chaude, SMART DELIGHT ROOM, and Origines.
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Yes, it is 0.3 miles away from the centre of Nice.
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Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at Hôtel Apollinaire Nice?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Hôtel Apollinaire Nice?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, and Bulgarian.
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Many travellers enjoy visiting Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (2.9 miles), Villa Kérylos (3.1 miles), and Monastere de Cimiez (1.3 miles).
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