Destination guide

The beachside setting of Old Town is ready to explore

Enjoy the history and other features of Old Town. This city is romantic and walkable, recognised for its beaches, shopping and restaurants. Cours Saleya and Nice Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Old Town

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Old Town a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Marineland Antibes (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Monaco Heliport (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Monte Carlo Formula 1 Track (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Monte Carlo Golf Club (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Antibes Land (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Biot Golf Club (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Old Town

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Old Town. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Castle Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Exotic Garden (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Juan-les-Pins Beach (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Opéra Beach (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Castle Hill (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Albert 1st Gardens (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Old Town

The nearest airport is in Nice (NCE-Cote d'Azur), located 3.7 mi (6 km) from the city centre.

Consider catching a ride on the metro at Opera - Vieille Ville Tram Station or Cathedral - Vieille Ville Tram Station to easily get around the city.

Where to stay near Old Town?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 853 holiday rentals near Old Town. From 795 Condos/Apartments to 8 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Old Town for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Old Town?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Old Town:

  • Nice City Centre: 2,172 holiday homes
  • Carre d'Or: 1,146 holiday homes
  • Fabron: 441 holiday homes
  • Jean-Médecin: 1,078 holiday homes
  • Les Agaves: 29 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Old Town?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Old Town. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Quai des Etats Unis: 13,174 holiday rentals
  • Quai Rauba Capeu: 13,136 holiday rentals
  • Eze-Sur-Mer Port: 3,560 holiday rentals
  • Cannes Harbour: 16,373 holiday rentals
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer Station: 12,459 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Old Town listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Old Town?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 795 Condos/Apartments in Old Town. Our other popular types of Old Town holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 8 holiday houses
  • Studios: 839 holiday houses
  • Bed & breakfasts: 2 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Old Town?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 37 holiday homes with pool available in Old Town. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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