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Hotel La Residence du Vieux Port

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a large room on the 8th floor Hotel very well located Very nice view from the room Art deco decoration But some issue with the temperature in the room : very very hot... Reception said at the beginning it was the heat they stopped and then it was because of the sun ... They must find a solution...

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Sausalito, CA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stay in Marseilles was enhanced by this lovely hotel on the old port. Our very spacious and well-kept room had a full view of the harbor and was close to the interesting local fish market and charming cafes. We were able to walk from the nearby metro and to tour the old port with ease. The staff is very...

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Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Great location with a very beautiful view from the room to the old port of Marseille. Comfortzble and clean room. Excellent service and staff especially Jerome who assisted us during our stay in an efficient and elegant way.

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Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Hotel was booked for us by Railbookers and we had no knowledge of it. For our purposes it is absolutely ideal. I am sure they are far more expensive and pretentious hotels in Marseille, but none that I can see where every room has a balcony view of the Vieux Port looking directly at the hilltop Madonna. Rooms again are...

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Ft. Lauderdale
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The location of this hotel is excellent. It is in the heart of the Old Port Area, easy walking distance to upscale shopping, the restaurants, and tourist traps. However, our room was hot and the A/C was not working. We were told they had shut it off, then we were told it was broken. We had fabulous view with a...

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Arnaud_Payet, Directeur général at Hotel La Residence du Vieux Port, responded to this review

Dear guest, We thank you for your comment. We are sorry to hear that you had to suffer about hot weather at the Hôtel. Our team worked to fix it in the daytime, and all of our air conditioning was working then. We appreciate that you enjoy the room and the amazing view of the Hotel. About the different complains...

Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Right on the Harbour, La Residence is the perfect location for a holiday in Marseille. The room we had was big enough for two and had a small lounge area attached. The location is near the centre of the main tourist area. Our room had a view of the harbour and the cathedal overlooking Marseille. Exvellent hotel.

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Fort Collins, Colorado
Reviewed 28 October 2016

The hotel is right on the Port,with rooms looking out to the beautiful church on the hill. The service at the front desk was very friendly and helpful,and all the people we dealt with spoke very good English. We did not take breakfast but it looked very good. Would stay here again as location to walk around old Marseille is...

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I went to this hotel with a group. The staff were helpful; the rooms were well equipped and spotlessly clean. The food was excellent too; breakfast and dinner. I was on a high floor at the front overlooking the harbour; a fabulous view with a nice terrace to sit on and enjoy the sunshine. thoroughly recommended.

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Pennsylvania
Reviewed 12 October 2016

What a wonderful view and location. From sunrise to sunset a lovely picturesque view of the harbor and the city. The area around the hotel is active with street front restaurants. The staff is very professional and incredibly helpful. I arrived early and they did their best to get my room ready ASAP. I was able to get in slightly...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

There is no doubt that this hotel is in a great location. Situated right at the end of the harbour, close to shopping, restaurants and the city, the views from the balcony are spectacular. We had a 2 bedroom and the bed from the main bedroom looked out onto the harbour. Beautiful during the day or night. There is a...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel "La Residence du Vieux Port Marseilles" is on the south bank of the famous Old Port, and offers stunning views of the waterfront whatever the time of year.At the rear you can see the breathtaking Notre-Dame de la Garde cathedral, perched on the top of the hill overlooking the city.Every room in our hotel has been newly renovated with a chic 50s retro feel, blending style and comfort. Most of our rooms have a balcony overlooking the Old Port and the Basilica.... Big flat tv, International channels, mini-bar, spacious bathroom, with L'Occitane en Provence products.And if you are looking for delicious food with high quality service, you need only to step into our adjoining restaurant Le Relais 50.It is the perfect hotel for your stay in Marseille: Ideally, a very good standard and a high quality service that have won our guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel La Residence du Vieux Port

Address: 18 Quai du Port, 13002 Marseille, France
Region: France > Provence > Bouches-du-Rhone > Marseille
Price Range: £102 - £251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel La Residence du Vieux Port 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Residence Du Vieux Port Hotel Marseille
Residence Du Vieux Port Marseille
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Marseille
#3 Romantic Hotel in Marseille
#4 Family Hotel in Marseille
#5 Business Hotel in Marseille
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“Get the room with a view of the Old Port and the Church. The view is magnificent and probably the best in town.”
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