Hotel Carre Vieux Port Marseille
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- Airport Transportation
- Multilingual staff
- Non-smoking hotel
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking rooms
- Breakfast Available
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Carre Vieux Port Marseille
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Today we decided that we wanted a chill day and that we didn't want to travel. Therefore we woke up late. We then went to the pool and sunbathed and read for a couple of hours before going back to the campervan. We played a game of Rummikub and then went to ...
... decided that as it had a pool, it would be perfect. Therefore we drove for an hour and a half to end up at the campsite. As soon as we arrived, we headed to the pool and spent a couple of hours there. Then we headed back to the campervan and had sausages for dinner whilst Dad opened his cards and presents. We then played Rummikub and went to ...
... 7pm, we made it to our hotel! They had no rooms for 4 people so we decided to get a 3 person room and figure it out. The hotel had no elevators so we walked up to the fifth floor with our big backpacks! We settled in the room and figured we should go to dinner before the sunset. We walked down to the port and ate at an Italian restaurant. Brooke, Weston, and I had pizza, and Chandler had pasta! It was very good! Next, we ...
... and head to Fort St Jean which has a really good photo point looking back down at Vieux Port and over to the impressive Notre Dame de la Garde which stands atop a hill in the distance and is reminiscent of the Sacre Cour in Paris. By now we are feeling a little tired. The forecast in the Cruise Compass today was mostly cloudy but it was mostly sunny and hot. We head back to the shuttle boat which is soon heading out across the bay ...
... next ferry was full, the one after would only go an hour later suggesting that the earliest we would be back in Marseille would be after 5pm. Everybody felt that was too late so we abandoned that venture. Following this we strolled around the old harbor, marveled at the boats and even saw a ship that Marcus would like to sail in. At the end of the U-shaped harbor was the Fort. We did, despite the heat, climb up to its citadels and ...