Hotel Boreal

9 rue Paul Deroulede, Nice, French Riviera - Cote d'Azur, Provence, 06000, France | 3 star hotel
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It's nice in Nice

A travel blog entry by travelling_trio


Again Nicole did well on our accommodation in Nice - great location Nice was really beautiful - it had a lovely picturesque setting, very clean and vibey. Highlights for Nice: Walked through the markets in the old town Visited the food and flower market where we brought Parma ham, salami, fresh bread, cheese, fruits for our picnic Walked up to the …

Day 18 - Nice - Sat 29-09-12

A travel blog entry by currie2012


Day 18 - Nice -Saturday 29-09-12 Highlight, a swim in the Mediterranean Sea. Beautiful, the water was fantastic. The beach though is made up of rocks, lots and lots of rocks, very ******* soft soles. A walk up to a look out at the heads, more stairs, to get a great view of Nice, very interesting skyline, seeing the roofs helps get a different feel …

Day 17 - Nice - Fri 28-09-12

A travel blog entry by currie2012


Day 17 - Nice -Friday  28-09-12 Start the day with a nice drive to Monte Carlo. The drive was great, brilliant views. Then we arrived in Monte Carlo, the traffic was horrendous. It took so long to get to the casino. Then we decided to park and go for a stroll. Not possible, couldn't move in the place, no parking anywhere. Tour buses a plenty. …

Day 16 - Nice -Thurs  27-09-12

A travel blog entry by currie2012


Day 16 - Milan to Nice -Thursday  27-09-12 Car day. VW Golf, off to France. Time to learn some more local lingo. The drive on the autostrade was pretty good, much smaller car then in the states. Then we hit Nice. OMG small streets ( not as small as Rome, fortunately) don't these people believe in indicating, letting you merge, pedestrian …

It really is nice in Nice!

A travel blog entry by zajnlou


... br> Next was a Gelato as we needed to cool down and take a short rest.
Visit to the Shopping Centre for Carmen to purchase 'Pandora' charms for her braclet. She came away from there very happy. Mind you so was the Shop Assistant!
Carmen also managed to drench herself in the fountain jets in a park we walked through and we all only wished we had done the same. So cooling.

Lots of walking but great to have our own personal Tour Guide, thanks Lionel. ...

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This 3 star hotel, located in the Notre-Dame area of Nice, is near Old Town (Vieille Ville), Phoenix Parc Floral de Nice, Train des Pignes, and Cours Saleya.
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    Historical Traveler Reviews Hotel Boreal Nice

    Our experience


    Four of us, two couples, stayed at the Boreal for a few days in June 2004. The hotel is comprised of two adjoining buildings -- one with an elevator. Two of our party required an elevator, and their room was very tiny -- room for very little more than the twin beds. The room of the other two was much larger, with french doors opening onto an atrium and a large bath. From our experience, if you can forgo the elevator, choose the half without one for a much better room. The location and cleanliness of the hotel was great. We had our breakfast each day in the big shopping center on Jean Medecin, one block away. And we are going back next month!!

    Great location, best price


    We found the staff very polite and helpful, including Portuguese girl who helped us a lot, since we are Brazilians. The location of the hotel is great, close to the old city, promenade and shopping.

    The room is has more space than others we have visit around Europe, and clean as well.

    Hotel Boreal


    Our two rooms were not spacious but had nice bathrooms and were very clean. We found the staff to be polite and helpful as well. The location of the hotel is ideal, close to the old city, beach and shopping.

    Great value, nice stay


    I am very surprised to read some of these reviews, as I very much enjoyed my stay at this hotel. The location is incredible, just steps from the promenade, beach and marketplace. There are resturants and shops surrounding the hotel as well. The hotel was neat and clean and our room was larger than any I have ever encountered in Western Europe.

    Good Value


    We enjoyed our stay here during August 2002. The rate was a bargain for the location, just a quick stroll to the promenade and beach and nestled near several resturants and shops. The area felt very safe as well. Our room was the largest I have encountered in Western Europe.

    A okay stay


    OK hotel. Good if you're on a budget. Located in downtown. Convenient for shopping. Very small and awkward shape room with thin wall. No shower curtain so bathroom was flooding after shower. Breakfast was alright.

    Very hot- bring your own air conditioner


    Should be rated 2 star. Very, very hot room-the air conditioner was totally useless. The lobby itself must have been 90 degrees. Everything else about average.

    Contrary to the review above


    Methinks the reviewer above doth protest too much. I visited Nice last weekend and was slightly apprehensive, having read the above review. I should not have worried. The Comfort Boreal was exceptional value for money.My single room, comprising twin beds, was spacious and spotless.

    The location, facing a quiet pedestrian precinct, on a street just off the Rue Jean Medecin (the main drag), could not be more central. 5 minutes walk to both the main railway and train stations, with the beach and the Old Town no more than 10 minutes easy stroll. In addition, unlike many budget hotels, the a/c was top-notch. Breakfast was good and the satellite TV offered the latest films. All in all 4 star facilities at 3 star prices.

    Worst Hotel


    We have travelled all over the world this is the worst hotel we have ever encountered. The elevator only served half the building. The room with repainted furniture was so small it was hard to have room to walk around the bed. The closets and drawers were so moldy we never put anything in them. The staff was non existant--we had to carry our own bags to the third floor and when we told the desk we were leaving the next day no one even asked why. Three stars? is three stars more than anyone could possibly rate them!--there are better deals or stay at a hostel.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Boreal Nice

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent