NICE centre city ACROPOLIS           Ideally situated

Leave your car in the parking and go to visit NICE on foot


The guest house La Contemporaine  is situated :

        -  2 minutes from the Avenue pedestrian de la République,  Acropolis, the shopping gallery Delfino with its 60 shops : baker's, pharmacy, Carrefour, MacDonald and shopping

         - 2 minutes to the station tramway Acropolis

         - 10  minutes to  the historic Place Garibaldi with its archways, its facades in trompe l'oeil, its chapel Saint Sépulcre, its restaurants




Here, from the Place Garibaldi, you can choose from 6 walks to : 

  1.  The gardens of the Promenade du Paillon leading to the Promenade des Anglais and to the  beaches.  This avenue of gardens is planted with olive trees, orange trees, eucalyptus, with fountains, across the centre city without the traffic.
  2. The lanes of the Old Nice, its old shops, the museum Lascaris, the cathedral Sainte Reparate, the chapels, the Cours Saleya and its flowers market, the Opera, opens onto  the Mediterranée sea.
  3. The street Ségurane crosses the district of antique shops and leads to the port, to the place of the sundial and to the Tour Bellanda. This monumental stair or its lift, goes onto the Colline du chateau with its waterfall and its exceptional panorama.
  4. The street Cassini leads to the port marina with its yachts, boats and to the picturesque seaside Franck Pilatte.
  5.  The  Place Yves Klein with its museum New Art and to the boulevard Félix Faure, leading to the Place Masséna and the seaside 
  6. The avenue Jean Jaurès leads to the Place Masséna, the pedestrian street Masséna with its restaurants, the avenue Jean Medecin and its shopping, the Galeries Lafayette and the casinos.

 The avenue de la République, in the opposite direction, leads in 10 minutes to the Palais des Congres, to the Palais des Expositions, to the film library and to the bowling. In 15 minutes, to the olympic ice rink and the tennis courts.