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Aberdeen, Scotland
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Myself and 3 friends stayed here for 1 night when we were in Nice for a football match during Euro 2016. We had a 4 person room to ourselves which consisted of a triple bunk and a broken camp bed. We paid 50 Euros each for what can only be described as worse than a prison cell. The triple bunk...

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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Went there just for one night. The possitive side: it's cheap. The downside: the rooms are very small and crowdy, we had to pay in cash because the concierge didn't knew how to use the card machine, we made a booking for two and she insisted it was for only one person (even we we showed her the mail with...

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Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Cheap, organized, fairly clean hostel. Room has electronic locks and air conditioning. Compared to other hostels in Nice, it's clean and very organized. It's very close to the train station. Overall it may have minor faults, but considering it's a cheap hostel, I'd give it 5/5.

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Paul M, Propriétaire at Altea Hostel, responded to this review

thanks and many good things to you and your country

Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Pros: its fairly central, it has a nice terrace and above all: Its cheaper than most other hostels in nice. Cons: The beds are squeaky. The bathrooms are disgusting. There was a small water leak. there is no real kitchen, just a bunch of weird pizza-ovens that dont work very well. Breakfast consists only of two types of cereal and...

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Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 June 2016

The man at the front desk is extremely rude and unhelpful. Upon checking in I was told that my booking was not valid because I booked through booking.com. I was told off for forgetting the code to the front door even though all he has to do is buzz you in from his office. I can't stress enough how bad...

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Bellevue, Washington
Reviewed 21 June 2016

It was my first time visiting Nice, France- I booked my stay through the hostel's website. I was a safe, relaxing and pleasant stay. The owner was a very nice gentleman and I had very friendly roommates too. The beach is not too far way, you can even take a tram and its close to Monaco, Cannes and even Marseille...

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Liverpool
Reviewed 18 May 2016

If this place is going to be your first experience travelling - your diving in the shallow end. Some may think the area dodgy with the one sex shop one block away, to them I would suggest trying a backpackers in central Bangkok first and whilst your there go and catch the ping pong show. The Altea hotel ? I...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

3 cockroaches, dirt in the bathroom, no lockers! not quite sure what we paid for, the signs in the room say take your own trash out, take your sheets off the bed and take them downstairs, dont wet the bathroom floor (give us a towel then to soak it up maybe). We had a fridge in our room which was...

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Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

One dirty toilet/shower (not separate) for every floor, extremely busy reception area, & guy in our 4bed mixed dorm smoking out the window and snorting coke (& talking to himself into the wee hours). Worst hostel experience of my life. Spend a little extra and opt for a cheap hotel

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Annecy-le-Vieux, France
Reviewed 29 July 2015

The location is very quiet, but relatively central. The outside of the building is beautiful and also the floor is nice. There was one bathroom (including one shower and one toilet) for 16 people. Needless to say that this caused several problems. The rooms were quite small and there was a lack of space. When I was asking for help...

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Paul M, Propriétaire at Altea Hostel, responded to this review

n We undertake no polemyque on this site No wonder we've never had to do parties we have their request delete the page but the answer are already programmed and it is negative so we are sequester by this site we advise you to visit our FB page or visit hostelaltea.com

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Altea Residence is located on the Raimbaldi Boulevard, 500 meters away from Nice-ville central station, very attractive area in the heart of Nice (named Coeur de Ville) Rooms description : All the rooms and dormitories come with a sink and airconditioning which means you stay cool during the summer months. Whether you are staying long term or just for a few nights, tranquillity, light and freshness are guaranteed. The documents to provide : Proof of identity ... more   less 

Additional Information about Altea Hostel

Address: 3 boulevard Raimbaldi, 06000 Nice, France
Region: France > Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur > French Riviera - Cote d'Azur > Nice
Price Range: $31 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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“An odd experience”
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“Avoid , rubbish service”
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