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The 5 best boutique and luxury hotels in Nice

Nice’s most stylish and personal hotel stays

Ask a dozen people about their favourite hotel, and you’ll likely get a dozen different responses. A favourite hotel is as much of a personal preference as your favourite movie, book or singer. The Mediterranean hotel scene is renowned for its luxurious and distinctive boutique hotels, each with its own unique story to tell. From charming family-run villas to five-star grand dames, these hotels offer an intimate and personal experience, regardless of size. With their striking architecture, bespoke interiors and impeccable service, these hotels are the epitome of style and luxury.

 

Overview: Nice’s top 5 hotels

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Le Negresco

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La Pérouse

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Anantara Plaza Nice

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Hotel Boscolo Exedra Nice

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Hôtel Amour Nice

Le Negresco Nice France hotel stay

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Le Negresco

Located along the picturesque seafront of Nice, the Le Negresco has become a prominent landmark known for its iconic pink dome, symbolic of the city’s captivating seafront. A treasure trove of French culture, the hotel is adorned with a vast collection of contemporary artworks and antiques. The magnificent rotunda and its intricate glass ceiling create an atmosphere of grandeur and elegance. Dining at the Michelin-starred restaurant, Le Chantecler, is an exquisite experience, complemented by 18th-century dark wooden panelling and impressive oil paintings.

Le Negresco
37 Prom. des Anglais
Nice
France

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La Pérouse Nice Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur France hotel stay

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La Pérouse

Perched on a steep limestone cliff, La Pérouse in Nice offers an unparalleled view of the Mediterranean Sea from most of its terraces. The hotel boasts 56 uniquely designed rooms, and the Italian marble walls and floors offer an elegant and palatial feel. Hotel facilities include a sun-trapping swimming pool carved into the cliff, a hot tub on the sixth floor, and a panoramic solarium terrace. The Mediterranean-inspired Le Patio restaurant serves an excellent three-course set dinner menu, and the buffet breakfast offers homemade bread and pastries.

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La Pérouse
11 Quai Rauba Capeu
Nice
France

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Anantara Plaza Nice France hotel stay

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Anantara Plaza Nice

A triumphant return to one of the most famous hotels on Côte d’Azur, the newly renovated Anantara Plaza Nice Hotel offers a blend of old-world charm and contemporary luxuries. The 175-year-old building, overlooking Albert 1er gardens and the Promenade des Anglais, offers 151 sea-facing rooms and suites, a new Anantara Spa, a rooftop restaurant and bar and glamorous Caviar and Champagne lounge. The hotel offers bespoke guest experiences for travellers to explore hilltop villages, vineyards and architectural gems.

Anantara Plaza Nice
12 Av. de Verdun
Nice
France

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Hotel Boscolo Exedra Nice France hotel stay
Hotel Boscolo Exedra Nice France hotel stay

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Hotel Boscolo Exedra Nice

This luxurious 19th-century hotel, located on a leafy boulevard in central Nice, features a fusion of contemporary design and 19th-century architecture. The Hotel Boscolo Exedra Nice offers amenities including a spa, a rooftop pool terrace and an all-day dining restaurant. The hotel’s glass-ceilinged atrium showcases impressive bronze equine sculptures and the marble-floored lobby and bedrooms are immaculately white. Rustic Italian cuisine is on offer at La Pescheria, and guests can enjoy lazy summertime lunches and evening aperitifs on the plush BClub rooftop terrace.

Hotel Boscolo Exedra Nice
12 Bd Victor Hugo
Nice
France

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Hôtel Amour Nice

This charming and eclectic boutique hotel truly embraces the bohemian spirit of Nice. Nestled just a few blocks from the beach and its own private beach club, Hotel Amour is refreshingly unpretentious, with a vibrant and colourful design inspired by the mid-20th century. It’s Amour Restaurant offers a Parisian café influence to the Côte d’Azur, while the rooftop’s cheerful pink pool provides a 360-degree view of the city’s rooftops. With a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, free Wi-Fi and a bar, this hotel perfectly captures the Riviera’s relaxed vibe.

Hôtel Amour Nice
3 Av. des Fleurs
Nice
France

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