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Ibis Nice Centre Gare
Ranked #68 of 204 Hotels in Nice
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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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“Great Location...That's it!”
Reviewed 3 June 2014

The hotel simply has a great location. 2 Mins to the train station, 15 Mins walk to the beautiful beach of Nice and the gorgeous Avenue Jean Medecin, 20 Mins to the old city, and just a few mins from the shopping district & also Galeries Lafayette. Castle Hill (Colline du Chateau) is also very close from where you can get a majestic view of the Sea and the colourful, bright city of Nice. A super market is near by where you can get everything you need including chilled water (the hotel charges an exuberant price for the same which you can get at 1/3rd the price in the supermarket), delicious cakes & other bakery items, fruits, etc. If you are an Indian or love Indian food, there are many Indian Restaurants close by as well. Even if you just want to do nothing, take a leisurely walk around, the place is pretty happening with gorgeous and beautifully lit streets, branded stores, and a number of amazing restaurants.

But that's all about it. The rooms of this hotel are very small and the service is extremely poor with very arrogant and discourteous staff, specially the lady staff members.

All in all, do consider this hotel if you are looking for an excellent location..!! That's al about it.

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 2 June 2014

Reception staff efficient and welcoming. The hotel is modern and clean but lacks any form atmosphere. The bedrooms are small and the bathrooms are very tiny, comprising shower, w.c., and basin. Travellers from North America might be shocked by the cramped size of both. They will also be disappointed by the the poor performance of the air conditioning. The beds are comfortable though and there is a tv. There is little storage in the rooms for clothes.
The self-service continental breakfast buffet offers a good selection of the usual and is served a simply furnished dining area, this also serves as a dining area for dinner, no lunches.
If visitors are in Nice for the Formula One Grand Prix then this hotel provides nothing more than adequate accommodation with the convenience of the main train station adjacent to it. It also, has the convenience of a multi-storey car park in the same building, chargeable but discounted to Ibis guests. As such it's a barely adequate base, otherwise there has to be better choices in Nice.
The hotel does have larger bedrooms rooms known as "Chambres Club", I booked through an hotel search site, apparently these larger rooms are not featured on such sites only directly through the Ibis website. I do not know if they are much better than the standard bedrooms.
Overall, this hotel is very good for parking and train convenience, poor otherwise.

Room Tip: Upper floors, 6th upwards at the front, street side, have a distant sea view. We stayed in a standar...
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  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 26 May 2014

Just used this Hotel for attending the Monaco F1 2014. on the plus side it's in a super location, just a few yards from the central rail station, needed for commuting to Monaco (about 20 minutes away). The room rate without breakfast was 155 Euros...... :(
I can only hope this was a special rip-off for the F1 fans, not their usual rate?
We had a tiny twin bedroom, with narrow beds and a mini shower room. Skimpy thin towels and a clingy shower curtain. Plat du jour meal in restaurant was piece of beef, no veg and a handful of potatoes that were still half frozen.... a replacement supply was freshly microwaved for us! Not what we expected from french cuisine.........
The ample breakfast buffet was taken on the last day only and fine at 9.50 euros.
The 'left luggage' facility was appreciated for our last day also..... although some had left and collected luggage without a ticket.... that was obviously not secure.

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  • Stayed May 2014, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 22 May 2014 via mobile

Warm welcome by staff. Check in easy and prompt.
we had a larger room which was great when staying for a few days.
The bed and pillows were very comfortable. Note no mini bar fridge, ironing board or iron.

Car parking available at an extra cost.
Dining was good value for money. No 5 stars but all that was needed. The staff in the dining room in the evening were friendly, helpful and fun with our attempted french but didnot understand Australian humour!


The hotel is well located for access to beach, old town etc. The hop on hop off bus is just near by!

Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 8 May 2014

First impressions of this hotel could be off-putting mainly because it is approached by an escalator shared by a car park. It is a busy place and therefore I would feel more secure here than somewhere in a side street. Once into the hotel there is a large reception/lounge /bar area which we found useful. The rooms are standard Ibis, very small but well planned: having somewhere to sit other than the bed is always a plus. The hotel is very clean and well cared for and the staff are hard-working, friendly and effiecient.. The hotel is next to the station but also a few minutes from a very efficient (and for us cheap) tram route if you do not feel like the walk into the main part of town.

This was our first stop on this trip, a good start!

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled as a couple
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Property: Ibis Nice Centre Gare
Address: 14 avenue Thiers | Nice Cedex 1, 06000 Nice, France
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Region: France > Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur > French Riviera - Cote d'Azur > Nice
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#13 Green Hotel in Nice
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Ibis Nice Centre Gare 3*
Number of rooms: 199
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Ibis Nice Centre Gare hotel is next to the railway station, and 5 km from the airport. The hotel has 199 air-conditioned rooms, with Wifi Internet access, including 7 adapted for disabled persons. The CAFE SUD&CIE restaurant, a terrace, a swimming pool, a bar, a snack service 24/24, pay parking and 5 seminar rooms are at your disposal. The old city of Nice and its castle, the Musée d'Art Moderne, the opera house and the national theatre of Nice are only 2 km away. ... more   less 
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