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Villa Otero by HappyCulture

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#39 of 204 Hotels in Nice
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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
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Paris, France
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We reserved a room in Villa Otero based on the good reviews and how charming the rooms looked; however, on our arrival, they refused to accommodate us arguing they had a problem with the reservation system. I found this very surprising, as I had contacted Villa Otero just two days before my arrival, asking about the breakfast options. They could...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pros: the rooms are beautifully decorated, they look exactly like the pictures. The staff are friendly and very accommodating. The location is also very good for the price. Cons: breakfast is over priced considering that there is no real variety and no cooked food on offer. The bathroom was also lacking in toiletries associated with a 4 star hotel. There...

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Eleonora M, Directeur général at Villa Otero by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Client, Thank for your message. We are really sorry for these little inconveniences, we hope that you still enjoy your stay. We wish you a good day. Cordially.

Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All the staff are great! They're all helpful and accomodating. The room is not the biggest that we've ever been to but good enough for the three of us. It has a small terrace with a little view of the hills behind the buildings. The hotel is near the main train station so if you're arriving by train it'll be...

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Eleonora M, Directeur général at Villa Otero by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Client, Thank you for your message. We are really glad that you enjoyed your stay as much. We hope to see you soon. We wish you a very good day. Cordially.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gotta say the hospitality at this chic little hotel is hard to beat. Staff is very friendly and helpful. As the rest of the happy culture franchise the atmosphere is nice and I am a fan of the concept with these "happy culture tours" where small treats are available at different hotels of the same brand is available to all...

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Eleonora M, Directeur général at Villa Otero by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Client, Thank you for your message. We are really glad that you enjoyed your stay as much. We hope to see you soon. We wish you a very good day. Cordially.

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only there for the night, but they treated us likeep gold. Nesspresso in each room and available all afternoon. I love good coffee, so my review might be biased. Small but comfortable well appointed rooms. Great decode and Nuxe products in the bathrooms. Oh la la.

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Eleonora M, Directeur général at Villa Otero by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Client, Thank you for your message. We are really glad that you enjoyed your stay as much. We hope to see you soon. We wish you a very good day. Cordially.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful 4 star hotel near train station and in walkable distance to a lot of Nice. A total of 15 nights in two separate stays. The staff could not have been nicer or more helpful, can't say enough good things about the personnel, room was comfortable and decorated nicely with a nice bed, lobby was comfortable also with afternoon...

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Eleonora M, Directeur général at Villa Otero by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Client, Thank you for your message. We are really glad that you enjoyed your stay as much. We hope to see you soon. And we wish you a very good day. Cordially.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'll start off with the good bits. The hotel itself is in a pretty good location, also has very friendly staff and a nice little touch of free coffee and sweets/cake everyday as well as being able to make use of similar (but different) offerings from sister hotels daily throughout the city. In the room the bed is absolutely amazing,...

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Eleonora M, Directeur général at Villa Otero by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Client, Thank you for your message. We are really sorry for all of these inconveniences. We will do everything that we can to remedy it. However, we hope that you enjoyed your stay. We wish you a very good day. Cordially.

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

The hotel went beyond our expectations. We were received with a hot beverage and croissant that was perfect after a long trip. All of the girls at frontdesk were amazingly kind. In addition, you can enjoy the happy time in the hotel and also into other hotels of happyculture: we tasted sone great pattiserie at Villa Otelo and then went...

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Eleonora M, Directeur général at Villa Otero by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Client, Thank you for your message. We are really glad that you enjoyed your stay as much. We hope to see you soon again ! We wish you a very good day. Cordially.

Tallinn
Reviewed 17 March 2017

My room looked exactly like on photos. Good size, amazing bed, awesome design (so pretty colors!). I had the window facing the courtyard, so there was no noice from the streets and train station. What I didnt like is that to open a window (and I like to have window opened) you have to move away the curtains and then...

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Eleonora M, Directeur général at Villa Otero by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Client, Thank you for your message, we are really sorry for these little inconveniences, we will do everything possible to remedy it. We hope that you also enjoyed our Happy Time from 2 pm to 6 pm every day, who offers you a selection of pastries accompanied by drinks and gourmet syrups. We wish you a very good day...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

This hotel was recommended by friends as it was in close proximity to the train station. Overall my husband and I had a very pleasant stay here. The room was a decent size with an extremely comfortable bed with a shower ensuite. The room itself was very quite but was extremely noisy when others were entering their rooms.We booked online...

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Eleonora M, Directeur général at Villa Otero by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Client, Thank you for your message. We are really sorry for all these little inconveniences. We will do something to remedy it. As i see, you enjoyed our Happy Time from 2pm to 6pm every day and we are really glad for that. However, we hope that you had a good stay. We wish you a very good day....

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Villa Otero is a 38 hotel's rooms located in the most emblematic neighbourhood of Belle Epoque architecture in Nice Musicians/artists district. It is located 300 meters from the Nice train station and 15 minutes walk from the Promenade des Anglais. The decoration of the Villa Otero is directly inspired by the opulence of traditional Belle Epoque Villa along with a decoration from many origins. Mirrors and paintings, art deco lighting and vintage pictures are decorating the walls of this modernized version of a typical Nice Villa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Otero by HappyCulture

Address: 58 rue Herold, 06000 Nice, France (Formerly Hôtel Médicis)
Region: France > Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur > French Riviera - Cote d'Azur > Nice > Thiers / Train Station
Price Range: $154 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa Otero by HappyCulture 4*
Number of rooms: 38
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#13 Romantic Hotel in Nice
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#21 Luxury Hotel in Nice
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