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Hostel Smith Beach

02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff were incredibly friendly and the place overall had a positive vibe. However, the beds and bedding weren't the best, the showers and toilets were not always clean or stocked with toilet paper, and the lights to go up the stairs didnt work very well. The location was nice in the old town but it was a little close...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is really good, right in the centre of Nice and close to supermarkets, the Promenade and the beach. The staff is really nice and very helpful. There is a small breakfast with bread and jam and coffee in the morning. The terrace is also very nice! You won't get a hostel like this in old Nice for that...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing place to stay while in the French Riviera. Located in the middle of Old Nice, 3 min walk to the Promenade. Great shopping & dining footsteps from the front door of the hostel. Very clean, safe, & welcoming. Owner & staff go above and beyond to make sure you have most necessities on site.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I arrived there alone but I never felt that, I met lots of intresting and different people from all over the world and the staff was awesome! For that price you stay in a wonderful position in the city and the kitchen/rooms were clean. There is also a very nice terrace where I spent most of my time there. The...

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Thank Lorenzo B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently stayed here and was very impressed - friendly staff, perfect location, clean and comfortable facilities...great place to meet people! The hostel in situated right in the middle of the beautiful old town of Nice and is only a few minutes walk away from the beach. There are plenty of bars and restaurants to enjoy nearby. The atmosphere inside...

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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I feel bad because it's taken me way too long to get around to writing this! The hostel is a little hard to find, so make sure you know how to turn your mobile data on as you will need Google Maps. And the free WiFi can be a bit sporadic. That's the only two difficulties. Everything else about this...

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1Thank vieira4afc
Olympia, Washington
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

I recently stayed there and truly enjoyed the staff and guests. It was like a United Nations meeting with lots of colorful and bright characters. LOL It's a great place to learn real world French. The location was absolutely perfect. Lots to do and see from Hostel Smith. The facility is bare minimum, but nicely priced. The cultural exchange will...

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2Thank Tony H
Reviewed 15 November 2016

When we entered Hostel Smith for the first time we were instantly blown away by the great energy at the reception. Staff members were superhelpful and welcoming, the rooms are nice and clean and the rooftop terrace is just awesome. The hostel is perfectly located in the heart of Nice old town. Hostel Smith has everything a backpacker needs and...

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1Thank Jakob H
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 10 November 2016

The hostel was a bit hard to find, but once you are inside (2nd floor!), it is a pleasant surprise. The staff is very friendly, the rooms are clean, the washrooms, the dinning room and the kitchen are all new, clean and bright. Location was AMAZING!! In the old town, 2 min from the beach, 10 min from the castle,...

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1Thank Dana V
Manchester
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I really love this part of Nice. Busy and pretty with lots of restaurants and shops. The hostel rooms are clean enough although it's a little difficult to find. My main problem with the place was the lack of a central meeting area for people in the hostel. This would really be a shame if you were visiting alone but...

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Hostel smith a 2 mins de la plage,free wifi,free breakfast,check in from 9am to midnight ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Smith Beach

Address: 20 Rue Droite, 06300 Nice, France
Region: France > Provence > French Riviera - Cote d'Azur > Nice > Old Town / Vieux Nice
Price Range: $32 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“Bring plug extensions and multi sockets as in the shared rooms there are not enough plugs”
 of 5 bubbles ryankD9649MK, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The private room is better than the others in my opinion”
 of 5 bubbles X2668XMlorenzob, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“More power points and more room between the bunks please!”
 of 5 bubbles ambers25, 3 Oct 2015 | Read review
“We got a room little bit away from thr main building”
 of 5 bubbles ComberBoy, 16 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Get a tent !”
 of 5 bubbles f1madmatt, 28 May 2015 | Read review
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