Hotels/info in Nice

Old Dec 9th, 2001, 10:04 AM
  #1  
travis christ
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Hotels/info in Nice

Any recommendations for mid range hotels in Nice? Ideas for what to do there with only 2/3 days? How will weather be around xmas/new years?

Is the tgv the only train to Paris or is there a cheaper alternative?

 
Old Dec 19th, 2001, 09:11 AM
  #2  
Tjbrown
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Try Hotel Gounod. Nice, clean, and moderately priced. Walking distance to the beach, train station (for day trips to Monte Carlo or Italian Riveria), and Post Office. The address is 3 Rue Gounod 060000, fax 04 93 16 4200.
 
Old Dec 19th, 2001, 09:50 AM
  #3  
beth
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
I've found that it is relatively inexpensive to fly from Paris to Nice on Air France. I would travelocity or expedia and see what the current rates are.
 
Old Dec 19th, 2001, 11:20 AM
  #4  
Christina
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
I suppose you could cobble together a way to get to Paris non-TGV on slow-running trains, at least part of the way, but I wouldn't advise it as the cost isn't that different, not worth the big difference in time and the train isn't that expensive to begin with IMO. For example, I see a $20 difference between TGV and regular train Nice-Avignon (I suppose it's more like $25 since you need a reservation for the TGV but not the other if you are willing to go without one). I'm not sure they have nonTGV between Avignon and Paris, though. You can get much cheaper train tickets if you buy them ahead and get one of those APEX fares, then they aren't that expensive at all.
 
Old Dec 19th, 2001, 12:12 PM
  #5  
amy
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
We stayed at Hotel La Perouse in September and loved it. Nice balcony overlooking the water. The service was great too. Have fun!
 
Old Dec 19th, 2001, 12:56 PM
  #6  
Mara
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
I stayed at the Primotel Suisse (right next to La Perouse) with balcony overlooking the water at 480 francs for one person/nite in November). Highly recommend it!
 

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Do Not Sell My Personal Information


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 07:00 PM.