Famous nice hotels
Since the late eighteenth century, many members of the British upper class began to spend the winter in nice, thanks to the mild climate and beautiful beaches. Promenade des Anglais was funded by Wayne Lewis, the English Minister. In 1820 ended with the waterfront landscaping and palm trees. Thus were created all the conditions for committing a leisurely stroll along the Mediterranean sea.
Soon this quiet alley was dotted with hotels and apartments. By the early 20th century, the hotel des Anglais was de rigueur for wealthy visitors to nice.
Many nice hotels are located on this famous Boulevard. One of the most famous luxury hotel Negresco, which opened in 1913, and embodies the luxury of La Belle Epoque. This luxurious hotel promenade des Anglais will be outside the budget for most visitors but worth a visit. Glass ceiling above the main hall was designed by Gustave Eiffel (the Creator of the Eiffel tower). The hotel contains an impressive collection of Royal portraits collected from various French castles.
Rich textured wall coverings, king-size bed, gold plated bath plum, Royal vintage decor, and high ceilings create a feeling of immersion into another world.
Hotel Negresco was voted one of the “Ten Best hotels in the world” from Americanclassic travel, and by far the best hotel in nice.
The hotel Beau Rivage, one of the hotels of nice.
Hotel Beau Rivage enjoys a unique location in nice, between the old town and the world famous promenade des Anglais, just a few steps from the Mediterranean sea. The building has a particular decoration reflecting modernity and the typical local style.
French architect Jean-Michel Wilmotte has created a world of creamy stone, wood, pebbles and linen. You will appreciate the design of the hotel, harmoniously combined with the local color.
Beau Rivage hotel offers many amenities including restaurant, bar, conference room, private beach, free wireless Internet access.
The Grand Hotel Aston Nice (Formerly Golden Tulip Grand Aston Hotel) was built in 1928 in art Deco style. Located in the centre of nice just a 5-minute walk from the beach. The hotel has an outdoor pool and a rooftop terrace with views of the gardens and place Massena.
The hotel is just two steps away from boutiques, casino and the Old town. Convention center Acropolis is a 10-minute drive from the hotel.
Designed in neo-classical style, each of the 150 tastefully furnished rooms offer maximum comfort, service and convenience.