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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Horrible absolutely horrible. The good reviews have been written by the owner. Look carefully the all only have ever posted one review. We were bitten by bed bugs owner laughed. Homeless people pay 2 euros to sleep in lobby come into your room to use toilets. Rooms have no lockers we paid for 5 nights lost our money left after...

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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

When we got to the hostel, they gave us our key (€30 deposit) and told us our room was not there. They had a man guide us 15 minutes away from the hostel to a small building, and when we opened the for it was pitch black inside. He brought us to the 2nd floor and opened a 6 bed...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2016

What a good deal this hostel was. The location , the staff, the rooms with their bathrooms, the common kitchen and their common room, the free WiFi and the rest of their servive, everything was great.

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Thank you Altair hostel for the good price and service you offer to low budget travelers. I read some really bad comments about this hostel and honestly these people must have had a big problem with the owner or the staff because I didn't see anything that can allow someone so many mean things. As I'm concerned many thanks to...

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Thank geraldinehammer
Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 5 August 2016

I really loved this place for several reasons: the people working there are very nice and helpful,they do their best, then the location is just perfect,you have everything just around the hostel. For the price I paid I was extremely pleased with the service I got: free WiFi, good room with air-conditioning and wonderful bathroom, nice common room where I...

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Thank gregoryzabel
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This hostel was great because first of all it has really good low prices and good quality services and an incredible good location. The manager was a good guy who helped with some good advises about places in Nice. The rooms are not luxury but clean and functional. Good free wifi in the whole place. It's a good deal and...

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Thank maxwellhenderson
Hampshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Small Itchy little room Bug infestation in bathroom Stain on sheets and staff turned it inside out when I wanted them changed Lack of natural light Window doesn't lock unsafe dangerous Blood and stains on walls Three tiered Buck bed Dusty and dirty and hard for Asthma suffer Present Lockers did not work Staff - unhelpful, rude, uninformed and lazy

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Thank gbl18
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Stayed here with a couple of friendsand reallyhad a good stay.Philippe the owner is a greatguy,helped us a lot to what to do in Nice and where to go and avoid the expensive touristic places. His hostel is really the cheapest place in town and really offers a great service for the price you pay.

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Thank patrickhennings
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Compliments for what this hostel does: very competitive prices, good professional staff, great location (in a pedestrian area just in front of a beautiful church), good facilities (common kitchen with everything you need to cook), simple but clean air-conditioned rooms with new bathrooms. I just have to add that I read the bad comments about this place and regarding my...

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Thank juliamcilroy
United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Location; Ideal, right on the main street, a 5 minute walk from the train station and a 10 minute walk from the beach. Supermarkets, or fresh fruit and veg markets surrounding the hostel. View of the church just beside. You get what you pay for, it's cheap, it's a decent place to sleep, create a basic dinner and visit the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Altair Hostel

Address: 10 rue de Suisse, 06000 Nice, France
Region: France > Provence > French Riviera - Cote d'Azur > Nice > Centre
Price Range: ₹ 1,293 - ₹ 4,288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“Any room is good”
 of 5 bubbles jamesrotter55, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Quieter far from the reception”
 of 5 bubbles geraldinehammer, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“take a room with a balcony”
 of 5 bubbles gregoryzabel, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“rooms on the south side have a nice view on the church”
 of 5 bubbles maxwellhenderson, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“anyone is ok”
 of 5 bubbles patrickhennings, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
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