Access


HOW TO GET HERE

From the A8 motorway from Aix-en-Provence

  • Exit junction 50 towards Nice/Promenade des Anglais
  • Continue on Boulevard Georges Pompidou towards Antibes/Saint-Laurent-du-Var
  • Keep right on the slip road to continue on Boulevard René Cassin
  • Take the left-hand slip road towards Voie Mathis and continue for 3.6km
  • Exit towards the city centre on Saint-Philippe
  • Turn right onto Boulevard François Grosso
  • Take a right onto Avenue des Baumettes, Hôtel Locarno is 16m away on your right

From the A8 motorway from Italy

  • Exit junction 55 towards Nice Est and E74.
  • Take the 2nd exit on the roundabout onto Route de Turin then turn right onto Pont Garigliano le Lion
  • Turn left onto Boulevard de l’Ariane then keep right to continue onto Pont Garigliano le Tigre
  • Keep right towards Nice Centre and merge onto the Pénétrante du Paillon
  • Turn right on Pont des Abattoirs and left onto Avenue du Maréchal Lyautey
  • Turn right onto Voie Pierre Mathis
  • Exit towards the city centre on Saint-Philippe
  • Turn right onto Boulevard François Grosso
  • Turn right onto Avenue des Baumettes, Hôtel Locarno Nice is on your right

On foot (20 minutes)

  • Head south-west down Avenue Thiers
  • Continue along Châteauneuf and turn left onto Boulevard François Grosso
  • Go straight on for 600m then turn right onto Avenue des Baumettes
  • Hôtel Locarno is on your right

By car (8 minutes)

  • Head south-west down Avenue Thiers
  • Continue along Châteauneuf and turn left onto Boulevard François Grosso
  • Go straight on for 600m then turn right onto Avenue des Baumettes
  • Hôtel Locarno is on your right

By bus (12 minutes)

  • Take line 12 located right in front of the train station
  • Get off at Grosso CUM / Promenade

Or

  • Cross Avenue Thiers and head south-west down Rue de Belgique
  • Turn left onto Avenue Auber then left again onto Rue Rossini
  • Take bus number 38 at the Mozart stop towards Résidence des Baumettes
  • Get off at the Grosso CUM stop, Hôtel Locarno is across the road

By taxi

  • Contact reception

By car (10 minutes)

  • Take the 2nd exit onto Avenue Santos Dumont on the Voyageur roundabout
  • Turn left onto Avenue Auguste Maicon
  • Turn right onto Boulevard René Cassin towards Nice-Centre
  • Take the left-hand slip road to Voie Mathis and continue for 3.6km
  • Exit towards the city centre on Saint-Philippe
  • Turn right onto Boulevard François Grosso
  • Turn right onto Avenue des Baumettes, continue for 16 metres and Hôtel Locarno is on your right

By bus (20 minutes)

  • Either take bus number 52 or 59 at the Airport/Promenade stop towards JC Bermond station
  • Or take bus number 98 at the Airport Terminal 1 stop towards Promenade des Arts or bus number 99 towards the Gare SNCF (train station).
  • Get off at the Grosso Cum/Promenade stop
  • Head west down the Promenade des Anglais then turn right onto Rue Paul Valéry
  • Take a right onto Boulevard François Grosso then left at Avenue des Baumettes, Hôtel Locarno is on your right

By taxi

  • Contact reception