Acanthe Hotel - Nice

2 Rue Chauvain, Nice, France, 6000  show map
 2 stars
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Acanthe Hotel - Nice

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Cycling

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Bar/Lounge

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

Acanthe is a 2-star hotel located in the heart of Nice. Acanthe Hotel has been welcoming guests to its tasteful rooms since 1890.

The hotel’s good location offers quick access to Place Massena, Opera de Nice and Port of Nice. The city center lies within 1 km from the venue.

Nearby points of interest include the opera house, the tower and churches.

Acanthe Hotel is within a 10-minute drive to Côte d'Azur airport.

Rooms

This property offers 50 rooms including Tower Double Room, Triple Room and Standard Twin Room. Some rooms come with a view of Albert Park. Decorated in simple design with carpet floor, the rooms feature en suite bathrooms equipped with a shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

A continental breakfast is served in the ground-floor dining room.

Services

Guests can make use of 24-hour reception, room service and newspaper service as well as a baggage storage, a vending machine and an elevator.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   50.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Off-site parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Vending machines
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Elevator

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling

Services

  • Room service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/TV room

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Park view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Steam shower

Media

  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  1 am

Check-Out

  • until  1 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

2 Rue Chauvain, Nice, France, 6000

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City Center
  • Nice
    800 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Gare de Nice-Ville
    1.1 km
  • Nice-Ville Train Station
    1.1 km
Restaurants
  • Luna Rossa
    10 m
  • Les Deux Canailles
    20 m
Parks
  • Le Jardin Albert 1er
    250 m
  • Castle Hill
    610 m
Beaches
  • Castel Plage
    530 m
  • Blue Beach
    1.0 km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  1 am
  • Check-Out:
    until  1 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    50

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Rooms and availability

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Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed or 1 Single bed
Size: 11 m²
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Double Room

Room facilities
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    Tower Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 12 m²
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    • Private bathroom
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    Located in the Rotonde Tower, this room has views of the Albert 1st Gardens and fountains, and features a flat-screen TV, wardrobe and fan. The private bathroom includes a toilet, shower, hairdryer and free toiletries.

    Room facilities
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      Standard Triple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or 3 Single beds
      Size: 12 m²
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      This room features a flat-screen TV, wardrobe and fan. The private bathroom includes a toilet, shower, hairdryer and free toiletries.

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        How to reach hotel

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        Hotel Address:

        2 Rue Chauvain, Nice, France, 6000

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Nice
          800 m
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Gare de Nice-Ville
          1.1 km
        • Nice-Ville Train Station
          1.1 km
        Restaurants
        • Luna Rossa
          10 m
        • Les Deux Canailles
          20 m
        Parks
        • Le Jardin Albert 1er
          250 m
        • Castle Hill
          610 m
        Beaches
        • Castel Plage
          530 m
        • Blue Beach
          1.0 km
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  1 am
        • Check-Out:
          until  1 am
        • Year renovated:
          2006
        • Number of rooms:
          50

        Hotel Awards

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        Acanthe Hotel Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Place Garibaldi - 700 m
        • War Memorial - 900 m

        Popular areas

        • Justice Palace Square - 200 m
        • Old Nice - 500 m
        • City Center - 700 m

        Places of interest

        • Forum - 100 m
        • Massena Square - 100 m
        • Sainte-Réparate Cathedral - 300 m
        • Quai des USA - 300 m
        • Bus Station Nice - 400 m
        • La tête au carré - 700 m
        • Ruba Capéu - 700 m
        • Arson Square - 1.2 km

        Train stations

        • Nice-Ville Train Station - 1.0 km
        • Gare de Nice-Ville - 1.0 km

        Sport related

        • A.M.V Affretement Maritime Villefranchois - 300 m

        Shopping areas

        • Boutique de l'homme moderne - 400 m

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Place Massena - 100 m
        • Old Town - 500 m

        Museums

        Parks

        Theaters

        • Nice Opéra - 300 m
        • Verdure Theater - 400 m
        • Nice Theatre - 500 m

        Galleries

        Casinos

        • Casino Ruhl - 500 m

        Marina

        • Port de Nice - 1.0 km

        Local attractions

        • Cathedrale Orthodoxe Russe St-Nicolas a Nice - 1.5 km
          Av Nicolas II, Nice
        • Musee Matisse - 2.4 km
          164 ave des Arenes de Cimiez, Nice
        • Cimiez Convent (Monastere de Cimiez) - 2.6 km
          Place Jean Paul II, Nice
        • Fine Arts Museum (Musee des Beaux-Arts - 1.9 km
          33 av. des Baumettes, Nice
        • Parc de Valrose - 2.5 km
          Avenue Saint-Lambert, Nice

        Near the hotel

        • Le Jardin Albert 1er - 250 m
          2-16 Avenue de Verdun, Nice
        • Opera de Nice - 280 m
          4 - 6 rue Saint Francois de Paule, Nice
        • Place Rossetti - 380 m
          Rue Rosetti et Rue Centrale, Nice
        • Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate - 400 m
          3 Place Rossetti, Nice
        • Palais de Justice - 260 m
          Place du Palais, Nice
        • Chapelle de la Misericorde - 330 m
          7 Cours Saleya, Nice
        • Theatre de la Photographie et de l'Image - 380 m
          27,Boulevard Dubouchage, Nice

        Restaurants nearby

        • Luna Rossa - 10 m

          Address: 3 rue Chauvain
          Phone: 04.93.85.55.66

          70% likes this, based on 131 reviews

        • Sense - 10 m

          Address: 6, rue Chauvain
          Phone: +33(0) 4 93 76 11 68

          72% likes this, based on 67 reviews
          Cuisine: Mediterranean
          Price Range: CAD 33 - CAD 65

        • La Favola - 110 m

          Address: 13, Cours Saleya
          Phone: 04 93 04 45 23

          72% likes this, based on 384 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian
          Price Range: CAD 41 - CAD 50

        • Les Deux Canailles - 20 m

          Address: 6 rue Chauvain
          Phone: +33(0)953 839199

          76% likes this, based on 85 reviews

        • Le maracudja - 10 m

          Address: 6 rue chauvin
          Phone: 0493539296

          Cuisine: Eclectic
          Price Range: CAD 41 - CAD 51

        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  1 am
        • Check-Out:
          until  1 am
        • Year renovated:
          2006
        • Number of rooms:
          50

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        Acanthe Hotel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Acanthe Hotel

        Average guest rating

        6.4out of 10
        Good
        Based on 210 reviews

        Individual guest reviews

        • Group of friends
          8.2

          We choosed rotonda room. Rooms are very small, but, I'm not interesting to spend the time in a hotel, and that's why it's not disturb me. The wiev from rotonda's window is wonderful- gardens and fountains, but in the evening, when fountains start to light... And sound- not like in a city, but near by waterfall. Amaizing. Location- great, all is at hand- seaside, old city, center, shopping, bus station, car rental, and till train station ~ 15 min. Thanks!

          There are no shampoo. It was a little uncomfortable, because we travel just with handluggage. It means- we can't take with us liquids in airplans. But it is non-essential.

        • Group of friends
          6.2

          Excellent location, in the very center, 3 mins to the beach, 3 mins from the historical center and Messana fountain, price worths this location. Staff is very very nice.

          Very low quality - budget hotel, room is really small, not clean enough, no hairdryer, but it was ok, because we spent there just couple of hours for sleep.

        • Couple
          8.2

          It is a cheap hotel in an excellent location. Approximately about 10 minutes to the sea, near the main square and old town. Just a few steps to the bus station to Airport, Monaco, Cannes....

          poor french breakfast

        • Family with children
          9.6

          The staff were wonderful: pleasant, helpful, accomodating and friendly. We had the corner "Rotunda" room and it was delightful; fantastic view, comfortable bed and small but clean bathroom. The old fashioned lift worked perfectly. Excellent location for exploring Nice. I'd highly recommend it to others.

        • Single
          7.4

          Super good location, my room (48) has nice view. Staff are friendly.

        • Couple
          5.4

          Pleasant & very polite staff. Good location

          Staff over explaining obvious things. Breakfast limited to juice, coffee, bread, croissant and jam; a buffet offering more choice would leave a better impression. Rooms are old and small. Booked double room for a young couple, got twin beds...

        • Group of friends
          4.2

          Hotel location is very close to the beach, approximately 5 minute walk. Shops are near by including the main shopping strip and Galaries Lafayette which is all within 5 minutes. If you have a car, parking is relatively easy with spots on the street and around where the hotel is located. Tram stop is also about 2 minutes away if needed. There is an elevator in the hotel for baggage which is helpful if your room is on level 5.

          Wi-fi is available only in the hotel lobby and not in the rooms, when booking this hotel it was not clear that wifi would not be available in the rooms. Hotel staff are not friendly, more specifically the short blonde hair woman at the front desk who works during the day. She is incredibly rude, regardless of being able to speak fluent French. Considering that the price for the rooms is not exacty "budget", she makes the stay less enjoyable and brings the hotel down. There is no air conditioning in the rooms, which in summer will be incredibly uncomfortable. While we were there in June it was hot and there is no air circulation in the rooms. I think for the price you can get a better hotel with more value for money.

        • Group of friends
          4.2

          Location is very good. Park and veux nice is very close. so I walked there easily.

          Bed, Elevator is very old. Smell was terrible.

        • Group of friends
          6.2

          Nice location, the room has the basics

          Not that clean, a little bit small and old

        • Group of friends
          4.6

          The only good part of Hotel Acanthe is the location which is right in the heart of Old Town.

          The rooms and bathrooms are small, dingy and have no AC. The staff is rude and seemed annoyed to help guests or resolve problems. Also, the option to add an extra bed, offered on the website for an additional 9 euro per night, is useless. The rooms are so small that extra beds dont fit, but they never told us this, so we got stuck in a room with 3 beds and 4 people. They still charged me for the extra bed even though we didnt end up getting one, and also tried to charge me for an extra night which I never booked or stayed.

        • Single
          5.0

          The only shaining point is the location. It's close to the bus station and not far from the train station.

          The bathroom is too small and water collects on the floor after hiting bath.

        • Older travelers
          5.0

          Location was good

          The Bathroom was pathetic, i could not even turn around, and if i did my body would scratch the walls. It was a horribly small. Smaller than an aeroplane toilet and imagine, both, toilet and bathing area in that small area. I am unable to figure out weather i used to get clean on taking a bath or i used to get more dirty.

        • Group of friends
          6.2

          The room is small for 3 people but it's ok with that price. The only thing i don't like about Acanthe is that my friends were attacked by bugs, many red spots appeared on their skin and it itched.

        • Older travelers
          4.6

          it was central and that was the only good thing about it

          It should not have been called a hotel in the first place ,even a hostel would be a lot better than it. The carpet was dirty looking as were the walls. first impressions not good at all. It is a joke calling it a hotel,it had no bar,not even a snack bar, a lift that was ancient. Our bedroom was tiny and a so called shower /toilet built into a corner in the room. It was so small you could not dry yourself when you got out of the shower as there was no room to turn in it. the wardrobe was like a tall box next to this makeshift toilet. We were very disappointed with this place as I thought you would have checked out these places first. We will be a lot more careful on our next trip. Please check this place out!!!

        • Group of friends
          7.8

          the location is super. rooms are small, but if you just go there for sleeping it's perfect.

          nothing unpleasant

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Acanthe Hotel - Nice Nice location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        2 Rue Chauvain, Nice, France, 6000

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Nice
          800 m
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Gare de Nice-Ville
          1.1 km
        • Nice-Ville Train Station
          1.1 km
        Restaurants
        • Luna Rossa
          10 m
        • Les Deux Canailles
          20 m
        Parks
        • Le Jardin Albert 1er
          250 m
        • Castle Hill
          610 m
        Beaches
        • Castel Plage
          530 m
        • Blue Beach
          1.0 km
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  1 am
        • Check-Out:
          until  1 am
        • Year renovated:
          2006
        • Number of rooms:
          50

        Hotel Awards

        FrenchHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedNiceAcanthe Hotel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Hotels Recommended by Guests in France

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