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Vertigo Vieux-Port Hostel

Hostel Marseille

Vertigo Vieux-Port Hostel is a newly renovated hostel in Marseille. We’re located in the Old Port area, walking distance from beaches, bars, clubs, the central market and the famous Notre Dame church. We offer charming two to eight bed rooms, all of which are clean and equipped with comfy wooden bunk beds. Every room in our hostel is carefully designed and decorated by local artists according to the unique character of each room. We'll make sure that you feel like you're home here. After you've been on the road all day, or walking around the city, you can relax in our cosy and friendly common areas, have a drink, talk and make friends.
  • Included
    Free luggage storage
    Free breakfast
    Free Internet access
    Free Wi-fi in the lobby
    Cosy lounge with cable TV
    Guest kitchen
    Linen included
    Washing machine and dryer
    24 hour check-in and reception
    24 hour security
    Security lockers in the rooms
  • Earliest Check-in
    14:00
  • Latest Check-out
    10:00
  • Cancellation Policy
    This hostel has a 24 hour cancellation policy. Failure to cancel at least 24 hours before the day of your arrival will result in your credit card being charged for the equivalent of the first night's stay.

Vertigo Vieux-Port Hostel is a newly renovated and located in trendy Marseille’s Old Port.

The third EFH hostel in France, it won’t be long before you feel it becoming your home away from home in the south of France

Vertigo Vieux-Port Hostel has small, medium and big dorms with shared bathrooms (from 4 to 14beds). Our rooms are comfortable, modern and clean.

Vertigo was elected by HostelWorld as the second best new hostel worldwide. No matter what sort of visit you’re planning Vertigo can cater to you. You want to laze on the beach? You want to hit the bars and clubs? You want shopping and sightseeing? Whatever you’re after you’re in luck. The hostel is located in the Old Port area, meaning it’s walking distance from beaches, bars, clubs, the central market and the famous Notre Dame church. It is also great for accessing boat tours along the famous Riviera and sight seeing.

From here you can also visit the famous Calanques – 20 kilometres of white cliffs rising vertically from the sea which 12,000 years ago formed the famous coastline with its many azure blue bays. Diving trips and beach trips are available depending on the time of year, and the coast enjoys sunshine most of the year-round. Its great location spreads to transport links too, there are plenty of buses around and it’s within walking distance of the main Marseille train station.

Every room in Vertigo Vieux-Port Hostel is carefully designed and decorated by local artists according to the unique character of each room. This has made Vertigo a must-go for style spotters and lovers of innovative design.

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How to Get There

The Hotel Vertigo is located within 3 minutes walking distance from the central train station Saint-Charles. 2 possible accesses : At the end of the big famous stonestairs: Turn rightwards about 10 meters and then turn once again right in going up the street for about 50 meters. On your left hand side you will see a square which is on the reverse side of the street, it is the Place Bernard Dubois . The street rue des Petites Maries goes down on the left side of the café: tobacco shop, the Balto which is in the centre of this square. You will reach the Hotel Vertigo after 10 meters. From the station St Charles at the end of the platform : Take the escalators in descending one level and go to the exit Boulevard Maurice Bourdet. At the pharmacy and the post office turn to your left on boulevard Maurice Bourdet on the left hand side for the next 50 metres. On your right hand side you will see a place, the Place Bernard Dubois . The street rue des Petites Maries goes down on the left side of the tobacco shop the Balto which is in the centre of this place. You will reach the Hotel Vertigo after 10 metres.

By train or by bus

The Hotel Vertigo is situated about 50 meters from the station Saint-Charles or the bus terminal. Navettes (shuttlebusses) departing from the airport: The terminal station of the shuttlebusses is the station Saint-Charles. Duration du journey : 25 min Timetable : from 5:10 until 0:10 every 20 min until the last flight

By car

Via freeway A7 : exit station Saint-Charles, at the top of the boulevard Charles Nedelec when the station is right in front of you, turn to one's right until you reach the boulevard Maurice Bourdet and descend about 70 meters. On your right hand side you will see a place, the Place Bernard Dubois . The street rue des Petites Maries goes down on the left side of the tobacco shop, the Balto which is in the centre of this place. You will reach the Hotel Vertigo after 10 meters. Via freeway A55 : follow the direction Centre Ville - Vieux Port and station Saint-Charles
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Remarkable based on 668 customer reviews
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Location
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Value
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  • Thi

    January 28, 2019

    Positive: The room for 4 girls are really spacy, comfortable, I really like the way the room was designed, the bathroom and toilet are seperated on the...

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  • Hostelworld.com User

    January 19, 2019

    Nice hostel, very clean, and with comfortable rooms. I stayed in a women’s room, and it got everything I needed. I’m very sad I had to leave before the...

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  • Booking.com User

    January 12, 2019

    Positive: Very clean and comfortable, a lot of space in the maisonette room! Perfect location!!. Negative: The bed was very squeaky.

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  • Carol_t

    December 21, 2018

    Positive: Everything in the hostel is perfect. Friendly staff and clean room. Free drinks all day. They clean the room everyday. Negative: The neighbourhood...

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  • Lena

    December 17, 2018

    Positive: The private bathroom and there was free breakfast and laundry. Close to the port and very nice!. Negative: Not the hostels fault but someone took...

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  • Shelly

    November 29, 2018

    Positive: Staff lovely and helpful. Bed comfortable. Excellent location. Negative: The kitchen could have a few more supplies, chopping boards and clean...

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  • Hostelworld.com User

    November 25, 2018

    This is hostel is very good.

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  • Mourad

    November 14, 2018

    Positive: excellente auberge.

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  • Hostelworld.com User

    November 6, 2018

    Good location, close to the port and Notre Dame. Staff are all friendly and helpful. Free basic breakfast offered. Cozy dinning area and living room where...

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  • lpjb204319

    November 2, 2018

    A cute hostel with super friendly staff and a great location in Marseille. Would definitely recommend

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  • joaquinrj8344

    October 24, 2018

    Excellent place, and very charming people working there.

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  • Teri

    October 18, 2018

    Positive: The 4 bed dorms are really spacious. I had a single bed rather than a bunk which was nice. Fresh baguette for breakfast was nice. Negative: No...

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  • Hostelworld.com User

    October 10, 2018

    I Like this hostel! It looks cute and the location is amazing, so close to the port. Lots of stairs at the hostel, but that makes it cosy. Kitchen is OK,...

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  • zoefavrin4275

    October 10, 2018

    My stay in Marseille was amazing! The hostel is close to the port and museums in the city centre, and close to metro that will take you to surrounding areas....

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  • Francesca

    October 8, 2018

    Positive: The staff is great! the position and the overall atmosphere as well. I would totally recommend it. Negative: Being directly at the vieux port it...

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  • cgpoteet677

    October 7, 2018

    I had a wonderful one night stay here! I'm a solo female traveler, and I didn't feel unsafe there at all. The facilities were clean and simple, the free...

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  • georgiavhiggins8995

    October 3, 2018

    I liked this hostel a lot! I stayed in one of the units at the back - they were rly cool, kinda felt like a separate little apartment. Met some really great...

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  • Sergei

    October 2, 2018

    Negative: The breakfast does not worth the money. Everything else was great.

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  • Suvi

    October 1, 2018

    Positive: The location was really nice near the harbor. The beach was a nice walk away. Nice restaurants nearby (even though they were expensive!) Also had a...

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  • Laurie Vitale

    August 31, 2018

    Love the location of this hostel, near the Port, in a lovely little block. A little bit of a walk to the Metro, but the busses are close. Staff here was...

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  • deepestwinter1011

    August 26, 2018

    One of the best hostels I ever stayed in. It is really good located, right in the near of the Marina. There are a lot of restaurants and bars you can...

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