Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel  5 stars

36, Boulevard Charles Livon, Marseille, France, 13007  show mapSave
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 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Jogging track

Horseback riding

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Solarium

Turkish bath

Massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

Overview

The contemporary Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel is a great place in a marina area of Marseille. Built in 1987, the hotel is a combination of Provencal architecture and modern facilities.

In the heart of Le Pharo - Iles du frioul district with breathtaking views of Marseille. A 5-minute walk will take you to Palais du Pharo, Musee des Civilisations de l'Europe et la Mediterranee and Fort Saint Jean.

Placed near golf courses, restaurants and bars, the hotel offers a library, a cocktail lounge and a nightclub for on-site relaxation.

It stands minutes away from the Vieux-Port Hôtel de Ville subway station. Marseille Provence airport is 20 minutes' drive from the hotel.

Rooms

Elegant rooms feature a laptop-size safe, a minibar, a private balcony, satellite TV and individual climate control. They feature shared bathrooms with slippers, a walk-in shower and free toiletries.

Eat

A deluxe buffet breakfast is served every morning. The "les Trois Forts" restaurant presents exquisite Mediterranean dishes. Coffee can be savored in the jazz bar.

A buffet breakfast is served at the price of EUR 15.50 per person per night. 

Services

Guests of Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel are welcome to use a photocopier, conference facilities and scanners.

Relax

Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel provides babysitting service and cribs for children. The hotel's activities include tennis.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms at EUR 18 per day.

Guest Parking

private hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is EUR 20 per day.

The staff at the hotel speaks English, Deutch, French, Spanish, Italiano, Japanese.

Year renovated   2010.  Number of rooms   134.

City Center Marseille - 1.1 mi
Airports Marseille Provence Airport (MRS) - 12.4 mi, Le Palyvestre (TLN) - 41.8 mi
Train Stations Saint-Charles train station - 1.3 mi
Underground stations Vieux-Port Hôtel de Ville - 4000 ft, Colbert - 4600 ft
Restaurants Les Trois Forts (cuisine: Mediterranean) - 200 ft, Bar Le Carre (cuisine: Eclectic) - 300 ft
Parks Palais du Pharo - 700 ft
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Facilities

General
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Free safe at reception
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed for a fee
  • Lobby
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
Activities
  • Horseback riding
Services
  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Paid porterage
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
Dining facilities
  • Half board
  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Outdoor dining area
Meeting facilities
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying
Children's facilities
  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
Leisure facilities
  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Night club
  • Jogging track
  • Fitness center
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Sun terrace
  • Library
  • Television in lobby
Room view
  • Harbor view
Room facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Dining room
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Chaise lounges
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
Bathroom
  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
Kitchen facilities
  • Electric kettle
  • Espresso maker
Bedroom
  • Premium bedding
Media
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Hi-Fi
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

from  2 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

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Classic Room
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Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel Classic Room
Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Double or Twin beds
Size: 325 sq. feet

Room with a stylish and sophisticated decor. It has a practical work desk and a contemporary bathroom.

Room facilities
    Superior Room
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    Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel Superior Room
    Bed type: Double Bed or Twin beds or Queen Size bed
    Size: 325 sq. feet

    The room is more spacious than the Standard room. It offers a work desk and a bathroom with all necessary amenities.

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      Luxury Room
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      Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel Luxury Room
      Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel Luxury Room
      Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel Luxury Room
      Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or 1 Single bed
      Size: 380 sq. feet

      Elegant and stylish room with a large terrace and small but cozy sitting area. Bathroom has all modern amenities.

      Room facilities
        Junior Suite
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        Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel Junior Suite
        Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel Junior Suite
        Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel Junior Suite

        Charming apartment with elegant and sophisticated decor, separate living room and bathroom with all modern amenities.

        Prestige Suite
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        Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel Prestige Suite
        Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel Prestige Suite
        Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel Prestige Suite

        Luxurious room has a bedroom and a living room with a sofa, armchairs, table and a dining room. The bathroom has all modern amenities.

        Superior Room
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        Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel Superior Room
        Bed type: Double Bed or Twin beds or Queen Size bed
        Size: 325 sq. feet

        Comfortable room has a practical work desk and a contemporary bathroom.

        Room facilities
          Executive Room
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          Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel Executive Room
          Bed type: Double Bed or Queen Size bed

          Comfortable room has a practical work desk and a contemporary bathroom. The room offers some extra amenities such as bathrobe, slippers and others.

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            Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel LocationWhat's nearby

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions
            • Fort Saint Jean
              1000 ft
            • Galerie du Pharos
              3000 ft
            • ASAKUSA
              3000 ft
            • Le ferry-boat
              3000 ft
            • Georges Briata
              3000 ft
            • Quartier du Panier
              3300 ft
            • Capitale Européenne de la Culture
              3700 ft
            Sport related
            • Localanque
              2300 ft
            Amusement
            • ciné en plein air
              3300 ft
            Museums
            • MUSEE DES DOCK ROMAINS
              2300 ft
            • Exposition Van Gogh Monticelli
              3000 ft
            Underground stations
            • Vieux-Port Hôtel de Ville
              3700 ft
            Marina
            • Marseille Vieux Port
              2300 ft

            Local Attractions

            • Memorial De La Marseillaise
              5200 ft
              23-25 rue Thubaneau, Marseille
            • Frac Paca
              5200 ft
              20 bd de Dunkerque, Marseille
            • Le Silo
              1.2 mi
              35 Quai du Lazaret, Marseille
            • Musee Grobet-Labadie
              1.6 mi
              Blvd Longchamp, Marseille
            • OK Corral
              1.7 mi
              RN 8. F-13780, Marseille

            Near the hotel

            • Musee des Civilisations de l'Europe et la Mediterranee
              700 ft
              1 Esplanande du J4, Marseille
            • Palais du Pharo
              700 ft
              58, blvd Charles Livon, Marseille
            • Calanques
              1000 ft
              CassisFrance
            • Abbaye Saint Victor
              1600 ft
              3, rue de l'Abbaye, Marseille
            • Regards de Provence
              2100 ft
              Rue Vaudoyer, Marseille
            • Musee des Docks Romains
              2400 ft
              place Vivaux, Marseille
            • Parc Borely
              2600 ft
              13008 MarseilleFrance

            Restaurants Nearby

            • Les Trois Forts

              62% likes this, based on 193 reviews
              Cuisine: Mediterranean
              Price Range: USD 41 - USD 81

              200 ft
              36, boulevard Charles Livon

              Phone: 04 91 15 59 56

            • Bar Le Carre

              89% likes this, based on 24 reviews
              Cuisine: Eclectic
              Price Range: USD 14 - USD 40

              300 ft
              36 Boulevard Charles Livon

              Phone: 0491155960

            • Rowing Club

              Cuisine: French

              400 ft
              34, bd Charles Livon

              Phone: 0491900778

            • Le Charles Livon

              69% likes this, based on 71 reviews
              Cuisine: Gastropub
              Price Range: USD 38 - USD 149

              400 ft
              Rue Charles Livon
            • Victor Cafe

              63% likes this, based on 116 reviews
              Cuisine: Mediterranean
              Price Range: USD 27 - USD 54

              500 ft
              71 Boulevard Charles Livon

              Phone: +33 4 91 31 53 15

            Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sofitel Marseille Vieux Port Hotel

            Individual guest reviews

            • Older travelers

              Cheaper options for bar and restaurant in the Novotel underneath the Sofitel.

              5 star hotel, ( Sofitel) using three star ( Novotel) facilities , like out door swimmimg pool and out door restaurant facilities

              • Average rating
                6.6
            • Older travelers

              It was very comfortable. I wasn't very impressed by marseille itself, the hotel felt like an oasis compared to the streets of marseille.

              • Average rating
                10.0
            • Older travelers

              Very efficient and friendly staff, excellent accommodation and superior restaurant. We enjoyed our stay.

              • Average rating
                9.6
            • Couple

              This is an excellent hotel.

              The parking is tight, get the porter to part it instead.

              • Average rating
                9.6
            • Older travelers

              Very comfortable. Fabulous view of the old harbour.

              • Average rating
                10.0
            • Older travelers

              The most elegant, luxurious hotel we have ever visited. Hotel and its restaurant were expensive, but definitely 5 star and definitely worth it!

              • Average rating
                10.0
            • Older travelers

              It was the finest hotel we've ever stayed at.

              • Average rating
                10.0
            • Older travelers

              Outstanding staff service. Impeccable facilities.

              In their business centers they only have Macs! - Not a big deal but somewhat strange.

              • Average rating
                8.2
            • Single

              I can't decide what I liked best. My stay was amazing!!! I have stayed at Sofitels in the us but this one is my favorite. The staff was outstanding, the food amazing and incredible view. I loved the decor of the hotel and the design of the space. The bathroom was well designed and appointed. I loved the Hermes toiletries and the hydromassage shower was very, very nice. I especially enjoyed the evening turndown service. It is a nice touch.

              • Average rating
                10.0
            • Older travelers

              Lack of space at shared pool facilities and area for sitting in sun.

              • Average rating
                8.8
            • Older travelers

              Powerful part of renewal effort for the city.

              Staff, food service, room, noise, were all lacking.

              • Average rating
                5.4
            • Older travelers

              Nicely situated hotel and the room (131) with a balcony and big bath tub was very pleasant. The fact that there was a Sauna and a swimming pool was a factor to choose the hotel, although we never had a chnace to use either because of the short opening hours of the sauna on a Sunday - a real shame.

              The service: the waiters were very rushed and did not listen very well, we had that both in the restaurant as well as with the room service. The Easter Sunday breakfast was horrible, the waiters and reception staff were rushed, the buffet was not re-filled after 10:30am and the whole room was noisy and hectic. Although we got some advice from the Concierge, it was not very original and we could have figured out the information easily ourselves. We got our room by paying an upgrade. The staff at reception did not let us use our American Express Platinum card which would have included the upgrade. In conclusion: Still some work to do to become a luxury hotel that compares with other luxury hotels internationally.

              • Average rating
                6.6
            • Older travelers

              The view of my room is fantastic. The concierge in this hotel is the best. My overall experience during my stay is excellent.

              • Average rating
                10.0
            • Older travelers

              Distance to everywhere and good value for the weekend break.

              • Average rating
                7.4
            • Couple

              The room is 5 star, view (if facing the water) is 5 star, but the staff working in the bar and breakfast restaurant are 3 stars.

              • Average rating
                8.8
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