Hôtel Ellington ****
25, boulevard Dubouchage - 06000 Nice
Photos of the hotel
The Hotel Ellington is an original 1920's Maison Niçoise, in the heart of Nice. The beach, Massena Square, Nice Train Station and the Promenade des Anglais are all within walking distance of the property.
The hotel décor honors Duke Ellington and was inspired by the jazz music of the 1940s and 1950s, and features a black and white picture gallery of singers and actors. The outdoor patio features a Statue of Mercury and furnished with wrought iron furniture.
All air-conditioned guest rooms have contemporary decor. They come equipped with free Wi-Fi access, a flat-screen TV and tea and coffee-making facilities.
A buffet breakfast is served every morning in the dining room, and can be enjoyed on the terrace. The lounge bar is in an early 1920s-style with the original tiles, marble fireplace and collectible items.
Ellington Hotel is within walking distance of the Old Town and the Acropolis Congress Centre. Nice Etoile Shopping Center is 320 yards away.
Please note that the air conditioning is available from mid-May to mid-October.