Altea Hostel Informations
The Hostel: A lovely art-deco building with a marble entrance, lift, tiled corridors and communal kitchen and terrace. Located in the centre of Nice, less than a 10 minute walk from the main train station. The Old Town and beach are a 15 minute walk away, 5 minutes by tram. The Chagal Museum, Matiss
From the train station :
Once you get out of the train station turn left and go down 'avenue thiers', cross 'avenue jean medecin' at the tram's station and keep going straight ahead on 'boulevard raimbaldi'.
The hostel is located at the end of the right side of the boulevard on an angle.
From the airport :
Arriving from the airport: take the bus N 23 or 99 to the train station and follow the same indication from the train station to Altea Hostel
Next to the train station and the Chagall museum.
Laundry, Supermarket just across the Street.10 minutes walk to the Beach and the old town with bar's Pub's and restaurant's.Airport Bus No.99 outside the SNCF Station 5 min away from the Hostel.
Only for dormitories there is the age restriction of 40 years old.
The Reception: Open from 8:30am to 23:00 hrs . If you plan to arrive after 23:00 hrs you must send us a text message (SMS) in advance so we can give you the necessary information. failure to do so may result in disappointment.
Check-in is from 14:00 (midday). If you arrive between 8:30am and midday we can put your luggage in a storage room.
Payment by credit-card 1.50€ extra charge
You can cancel your stay with no fees 48 hours before you arrival dates.
We don't accept late cancellations or any short stay upon arrival, also if reservations are made within a certain date , the reservation cannot be shortened
Please note reservation made on the same day, and then cancelled for any reason, a payment of one nights stay will be expected
If you make a reservation for a group , and one person within the group cancels after 48 hours, the total bill will be the same.
If you make a reservation for certain dates, you cannot cancel part of the stay, you must stay till reserved dates
Reservation made and not kept NO SHOW ) 100 percent payment will be still expected
You can cancel your stay with no fees 48 hours before you arrival dates
If you wish to make a reservation for more than 10 people please contact us directly.
Please specify your arrival time!!!
Please note: City taxes of €0.80 pppn are not included in the online room rates.
Taxes not included - 10% VAT
There is an additional payment of 1.50€ per person for the sheets, this is obligatory.
Every guest staying in the hostel must present a valid passport on arrival.
Please Note: We don’t have a kitchen and the dining area is exclusively for consumption of hot or cold food.
We have a microwave to allow you to heat up food and we also disposes of a pizza space. Thank you to take this into account while shopping in the supermarket that you can only reheat prepared dishes and easily heatable cans in the microwave
Informations about Altea Hostel
The Hostel: A lovely art-deco building with a marble entrance, lift, tiled corridors and communal kitchen and terrace. Located in the centre of Nice, less than a 10 minute walk from the main train station. The Old Town and beach are a 15 minute walk away, 5 minutes by tram. The Chagal Museum, Matisse Museum and MAMAC (Museum of Modern Art) are all close, as is the Parc des Arenes de Cimiez (a public park with a Roman garden – often overlooked by tourists). Excellent shops, cafés and bars are all within easy reach.
Accommodation: We have 4 private double rooms. Our mixed dorms have either 4, 6 or 9 beds and most have an ensuite shower. There is one all-female 4-bed dorm which has access to the terrace. All rooms/dorms have air conditioning and are cleaned daily. The hostel is very safe due to an electronic room card system and 24 hour recorded surveillance in the corridors.
The friendly staff will help you with any enquiries, including organising excursions.
There is free Wi-Fi throughout the hostel. We also have a computers that guests can use free of charge.
The nearest laundrette is less than a 3 minute walk. Ironing equipment is available at the reception.
Important: Please read the Things to Note section before making your reservation.