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Hotel de la Fontaine

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Warminster, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2014

We have stayed at this hotel 4 times.It's clean, quiet and central for exploring all of Nice. SNCF just 8mins. walk from hotel with very cheap rail travel to Menton,Monaco,Juan les Pins,Frejus and Grasse.The rooms are small but adequate and the beds are big and comfy.We did not like the cups provided for refreshments in the room they look like... More 

3 Thank kate g
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23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2014 via mobile

The location of this hotel is excellent, within walking distance of everything you would want to see in Nice. The staff were polite and friendly, very helpfull. The hotel was clean and well cared for. The room we were given looked out onto the hotel's little courtyard, set up with tables and chairs, breakfast was served here. We are not... More 

2 Thank Ellen L
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2014

After a first night which was very uncomfortable (we were in room 32 - which was very hot) we transferred to another room overlooking the central courtyard - much better. The staff could not have been more helpful, making sure that all was OK, even to the extent that on the morning we were leaving the receptionist phoned the room... More 

1 Thank Victor D
HOTEL DE LA FON... N, Responsable relations clients at Hotel de la Fontaine, responded to this review

Dear Joan & Victor, Thanks for your stay with us in February during Nice carnival and your kind review. We're pleased to know that you've enjoyed your stay with us. We'll be very happy to welcome you again. Kind regards More 

Leicester, UK
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106 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2014

Well located hotel close to the promenade, beach and bus stop from the airport. Nice early check in around 12.30 and we stayed 2 nights. Room 32 though was so warm, not so bad on the first evening, but I slelpt all night outside the quit. The second nite was too hot and we ended up having to open the... More 

1 Thank RusikC
HOTEL DE LA FON... N, Responsable relations clients at Hotel de la Fontaine, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for your recent stay with us from February 7th to 9th. We're happy to know that you've appreciated the location of our hotel close to major tourist attractions. We were pleased to check-in as soon as you arrived and to keep your luggage a few hours after the check-out. We regret that you found your room... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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78 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2014

Spent a nice weekend in this hotel. It is good value for monies. The location is just perfect and the room are all refurbished with modern style. It is a good spot to spent time in Nice Abbiamo passato due notti all hotel che e posizionato in un ottima zona di Nizza. Il rapport qualita prezzo e ottimo e la... More 

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HOTEL DE LA FON... N, Responsable relations clients at Hotel de la Fontaine, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for your kind review! We're happy to know that you've enjoyed your stay with us! We do look forward to welcoming you again for your future Holiday in Nice! Mille grazie del suo ricente soggiorno da noi! Saremo felici di rivedervi! Cordiali saluti More 

Ribeirao Preto, SP
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147 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2014

We stayed there in July 2011. People at the front desk were very friendly, room was spacious and clean and breakfast was very good. The best thing though was the location, one block from the beach and close to many restaurants, shops and attractions. We would definitely stay there again.

1 Thank Maira C
HOTEL DE LA FON... N, Responsable relations clients at Hotel de la Fontaine, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for your kind review! We do look forward to welcoming you again! More 

Bucharest, Romania
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2014

We had a very agreable stay. Location is just perfect, near the sea, at walking distance from just about any attraction in Nice. 150 euro per night for 3 people was really a nice price (we travelled there for New Year's Eve). Hotel is very clean and nicely decorated. Designer's choice of furniture and objects, the style and colours are... More 

1 Thank YCW_11
Nizhni Novgorod, Nizhegorodskaya obl., Russia
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21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2013

Stayed at this hotel in August, 2013. The location is absolutely perfect. 50m from the sea, but still not on the noisy Promenade des Anglais. Rooms are clean and have a nice balcony. Hotel suggests discount for attending private beach. The service at the hotel is excellent, hotel staff is helpful and polite, I especially want to mention Olga who... More 

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HOTEL DE LA FON... N, Responsable relations clients at Hotel de la Fontaine, responded to this review

Dear Maxim, Thanks for your kind review! We're happy to know that you enjoyed your stay with us! We'll be very pleased to welcome you again! Kind regards Большое спасибо за Ваш отзыв! Будем рады снова Вас увидеть. С уважением, Ольга More 

church stretton
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22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2013

We only stayed here for one night due to a glitch with the booking (not hotel's fault) which was a pity. The room was smallish but very stylish and comfortable. Petit dejeuner was served in the charming courtyard (rather expensive, I thought). Location is first class being near the beach, shops and walking distance to the old town. I'd stay... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 October 2013

Stayed at hotel in Aug 13 for the second time, Just booked for same time next year with Olga who was very helpful and patient as are all the other staff. Lovely location within easy reach of everything. We strongly recommend as base to travel the cote d'azur. Hotel description very accurate. Thank you and we are already looking forward... More 

1 Thank David W
HOTEL DE LA FON... N, Responsable réception at Hotel de la Fontaine, responded to this review

Dear Dave & Sue, Thanks a lot for your recent stay with us & your kind review! We do look forward to welcoming you again in August! Kind regards More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally located in the city center at only 50 meters from the famous Promenade Des Anglais & the sea and at 100 meters from the pedestrian street, Hotel de La Fontaine offers you an easy access to the sea and an ideal opportunity to explore the attractions of the old town and other tourist attractions (restaurants, shops, beaches, and casinos...). All our 29 rooms are fully refurbished having their own individual design and color. The rooms are equipped with individual air-conditioning control system, anti-allergy flooring, blankets and pillows, UPVC double glazed windows, LCD screens with satellite TV, hair dryer, security safe, direct-dial telephone, and a tower corner with coffee table. Also, the free WIFI internet connection is available in each room. All our rooms are no-smoking. You will certainly enjoy our delicious buffet breakfast in the patio near the fountain or to take a drink from our bar after a day of shopping, sightseeing or just sunbathing (having the beach at only a few steps away!). Parking if needed, Massena Museum parking & Palais de la Mediterranee,both very close to our hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel de la Fontaine

Address: 49 rue de France, 06000 Nice, France
Region: France > Provence > French Riviera - Cote d'Azur > Nice
Price Range: $79 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel de la Fontaine 3*
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
De La Fontaine Nice
De La Fontaine Hotel
Hotel Fontaine
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Nice
#9 Family Hotel in Nice
#39 Romantic Hotel in Nice
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“We located on floor 3 & it was absolutely fine.”
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“Spend the extra money if you are a light sleeper.”
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“The ground floor bedroom was very quiet.”
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“Inner rooms are quieter but they are open to the courtyard and rear of other apartments so you do hear some noise, just not heavy traffic.”
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“the courtyard side rooms provide a nice quiet space away from the city noise.”
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