Nice, France is famous for having some of the best beaches in the country.

If you’re planning a summer trip to Nice, there are a variety of beachfront hotels to choose from.

We’ll reveal the most luxurious properties, including those with private beaches.

Some rooms also have terraces with amazing sea views.

Couples on a romantic holiday in particular, will love the location.

So look no further, we have picked out the best beachfront hotels in Nice, France with sea views just for you.

1. Hotel Negresco

This quirky hotel is a very popular among travellers visiting Nice.

There are 102 rooms and 26 suites, every one of which is inspired by French art.

You’ll meet the friendliest staff who provide 24-hour front desk and a concierge for other outings.

For sea views, check out the Suite des Anges.

Don’t miss out on the exceptional foods at Le Chantecler, all made from regional products.

The jazzy atmosphere in Negresco Bar makes it a comfy place to sit down and relax with tasty snacks and drinks.

If you love art, the Villa Masséna Musée is across the street and the entry is a 2 minute walk around the corner.

  • Guest Rating: 9.0
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Suite des Anges with sea view
  • Address: 37 Promenade Des Anglais, 06000 Nice, France

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2. Hotel Le Saint Paul

While it’s a bit further away from the beach, The Saint Paul Hotel is at a unique location near a rocky shoreline.

The rooms and suites follow an elegant yet modern style with chic and luxury decor.

Book a suite with sea view for absolute comfort and a stunning view of the Mediterranean.

All dishes at the hotel’s restaurant are made from fresh and eco-responsible products.

Other services include 24-hour front desk, baggage storage, and newspapers in the morning.

Take a stroll along the coastline to see all the luxury yachts and cruiselines that dock nearby.

  • Guest Rating: 8.7
  • Star Rating: 3 stars
  • Best Rooms: Suite with sea view
  • Address: 29, Bd Franck Pilatte, Mont Boron, 06300 Nice, France

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3. Hyatt Regency Nice Palais de la Mediterranee

Hyatt Regency Nice Palais de la Méditerranée is a historical luxury hotel of the French Riviera.

There are 187 rooms and suites, each with a flat-screen TV, a minibar, and air conditioning.

The spacious sea view suites offers a furnished balcony with views of the Mediterranean sea.

For dining, Le 3e Restaurant Terrace serves the most delicious and creative Mediterranean cuisine.

On sunny days, treat yourself to a nice cocktail on the terrace.

Other facilities include a pool, a fitness centre, and laundry service.

You may want to check out some popular restaurants that are a short walk away.

And of course, the beach is an easy walk from the hotel.

  • Guest Rating: 8.5
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Suite with sea view
  • Address: 13, Promenade des Anglais, BP 1655, 06000 Nice, France 

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4. Hotel Suisse

Hotel Suisse will take your breath away with its exceptional location and service.

This Italian-style hotel offers 38 rooms where you can relax and admire the Mediterranean.

You’ll be welcomed with a glass of champagne when you book the Suite, which presents a panoramic sea view.

The friendly bar Promenade serves a wide selection of drinks for you to enjoy with family and friends.

Make use of their laundry service and 24-hour front desk if you’re staying longer.

Right across the road is the beach.

Other attractions like restaurants, shops, and Castle Hill are within walking distance.

  • Guest Rating: 8.5
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Suite
  • Address: 15 Quai Rauba-Capeu, 06300 Nice, France

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5. Hotel La Perouse Nice Baie des Anges

Just behind Hotel Suisse, you’ll find Hotel La Perouse Nice Baie des Anges.

Each of the 56 rooms is bathed in sunlight and comes with air-conditioning, a flat-screen TV, and a minibar.

The real gem of the hotel is the Mediterranean Suite, which offers a jacuzzi, a terrace, and magnificent sea views.

Enjoy tasty cuisine and the atmosphere of a Mediterranean garden at their restaurant Le Patio.

The Bar of Hotel La Pérouse with its delightful setting is ideal for unwinding with a nice drink.

For more relaxation, check out the pool, sauna, jacuzzi, and solarium.

Otherwise, you can always walk across the road and sunbak on the beach.

  • Guest Rating: 8.5
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Suite Mediterranee with sea view
  • Address: 11 Quai Rauba Capeu, 06300 Nice, France

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6. Le Meridien Nice

Le Méridien Nice’s timelessness is ideal for a vacation in the French Riviera.

Each of the 318 rooms and suites features spectacular views, a flat-screen TV, air-conditioning, and a minibar.

We highly recommende the junior suite with sea view.

You’ll love the exotic interior design, plus the extra comforts and luxuries for its guests.

Unwind at the rooftop restaurant La Terrasse overlooking the Baie des Anges.

Then, try their delicious local specials at the brand new Latitude Bar.

Onsite, there’s also a pool, a fitness centre, a spa, and a salon.

Besides the beach, you can also explore the open garden Jardin Albert 1er across the road.

  • Guest Rating: 8.3
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Junior suite with sea view
  • Address: 1, Promenade des Anglais, 06000 Nice, France

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7. AC Hotel Nice by Marriott

This lovely 4-Star hotel is located a few steps away from the famous Promenade des Anglais.

Every room and suite is equipped with a flatscreen TV, a mini bar, and air-conditioning.

The cosy suite with partial sea view is the perfect accommodation for an unforgettable stay in Nice.

Treat yourself with creative cocktails and dishes at AC Lounge Bar & Restaurant.

Or, head to the rooftop on a sunny day for a drink at the hotel’s seasonal pop-up bar Farago on the Roof.

The hotel also houses a heated swimming pool and a 24-hour gym.

There are many other dining options, famous attractions, and upscale shopping areas nearby.

  • Guest Rating: 8.2
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Suite with partial sea view
  • Address: 59 Promenade des Anglais, 06000 Nice, France

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8. Hotel West End Promenade

The Hôtel West End was the first hotel built on the Promenade des Anglais.

There’s a selection of 121 rooms and suites, each with a unique style, elegant yet contemporary.

We recommend booking Suite with terrace for the majestic view of the French Riviera’s sunsets and beautiful starry sky.

Start the day in the Palmeraie restaurant with a flavourful gourmet breakfast.

For lunch or dinner, head to restaurant Le Siècle to enjoy Mediterranean Cuisine in a Parisian setting.

The Mezza Bar is open every summer and serves fantastic sea views and tasty signature cocktails.

The Horse Guard bar, on the other hand, is popular for its splendid spirits and intimate Old British atmosphere.

You’re just steps away from the beach and the city centre is within walking distance.

  • Guest Rating: 8.0
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Suite with terrace
  • Address: 31, Promenade Des Anglais, 06000 Nice, France

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9. Radisson Blu Hotel Nice

Located on the Promenade des Anglais, Radisson Blu Hotel Nice is the perfect blend of contemporary and elegance.

There is a wide selection of rooms and suites to choose from.

We recommend the bay view suite with terrace for the most comfortable experience.

On the rooftop terrace, you’ll find a swimming pool and breathtaking views of the Bay of Angels.

Also onsite, there are various restaurants for you to choose from.

You can enjoy a buffet breakfast at Restaurant 223 or discover Mediterranean cuisine at Régence Plage by Radisson Blu.

Or, dine at the Calade rooftop restaurant before ending the evening with a cocktail at the lobby bar, 223.

This hotel has everything to offer including a private beach section, sauna, hammam, to a fitness centre.

  • Guest Rating: 7.9
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Bay view suite with terrace
  • Address: 223 Promenade Des Anglais, Fabron, 06200 Nice, France

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10. Mercure Nice Promenade Des Anglais

Located next to Le Meridien, Mercure Nice Promenade Des Anglais is also close to Jardin Albert 1er and the beach.

Each soundproof guest room has air-conditioning and a flat-screen TV with satellite channels.

We recommend booking the spacious Privillege double room for the best experience.

The hotel also offers a 24-hour reception desk and assistance with car hire.

In the morning, you can dine in the breakfast room or in the comfort of your own room upon request.

If Le Meridien is booked out, this hotel is the next best option in terms of location.

  • Guest Rating: 7.5
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Privilege double rooms
  • Address: 2 Rue Halevy, 06000 Nice, France

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FAQs

What’s the most luxurious beachfront hotel in Nice?


Hotel Negresco is the most highly-rated and luxurious hotel in Nice.

This 5-star hotel has everything you’re looking for, from excellent service to beautiful scenery.

Its central location is perfect for you to explore the city.

What’s the best beachfront hotel in Nice with a private beach?


Radisson Blu Hotel Nice has one of the most gorgeous private beaches in Nice.

Their private beach opens onto the Baie des Anges with sunbeds and umbrellas for you to relax.

If you like your own space by the sea, this hotel is the best option.

What’s the best beachfront hotel in Nice with private terraces in rooms?


Hotel West End Promenade offers the best rooms with private terraces.

Their Suite with terrace features a separate lounge with views of the Mediterranean Sea and Castle Hill. 

Grab a bottle of wine and you can enjoy the views on the terrace all day.

What’s the most romantic beachfront hotel in Nice for couples?


Hotel La Perouse Nice Baie des Anges is the perfect hotel for a romantic getaway.

They offer a special package for couples with champagne, romantic decoration, and late check-out until 2 pm.

Make sure you book the Suite Mediterranée with Sea View.

There’s a private hot tub right on the terrace designed for couples.

Summary

Nice HotelsBest Rooms
Hotel NegrescoSuite des Anges with sea view
Hotel Le Saint PaulSuite with sea view
Hyatt Regency Nice Palais de la MediterraneeSuite with sea view
Hotel SuisseSuite
Hotel La Perouse Nice Baie des AngesSuite Mediterranee with sea view
Le Meridien NiceJunior suite with sea view
AC Hotel Nice by MarriottSuite with partial sea view
Hotel West End PromenadeSuite with terrace
Radisson Blu Hotel NiceBay view suite with terrace
Mercure Nice Promenade Des AnglaisPrivilege double rooms

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