Where To Stay In Nimes, France: Hotels & Vacation Rentals - Updated 2021

where to stay in nimes france

Nimes is one of the most popular destinations in France. Travellers visiting this amazing and breathtaking European country must spend at least a few days in this ancient French city. Thankfully, there are accommodations options that will fit your travel needs no matter your budget. If you are looking for a hostel or mid-range hotel, then there are plenty of choices. If you want to travel in style and relax in an extremely fancy hotel then, of course, Nimes has that, too. This is France after all, and France and luxury go hand in hand. Here’s a look at the best hotels and vacation rentals in Nimes.

1. Hotel Abalone (from USD 64)

Hotel Abalone is an excellent choice if you have a little bit of cash to spend on your hotel but you don’t want to go overboard. Prices start at around 44 EUR (approx. 47 USD). Its central location offers plenty to see nearby, so you can save money on transportation. The Arena de Nimes is just a short 10 minute walk away from Hotel Abalone. The ancient Roman amphitheater is a must-see site in Nimes, and you can even check out a bullfight there if you aren’t too squeamish or find the practice barbaric. Hotel Abalone offers free Wi-Fi and it’s right across from the Nimes railway station, which will make travelling to your other destinations in France extremely convenient.

Hôtel Abalone - Centre Gare

Address: 23, avenue Feuchères

Internet services Fire extinguishers Meeting/banquet facilities Heating Private parking WiFi available in all areas WiFi Available Luggage storage

2. Hotel Concorde (from USD 43)

If you are short on cash, or you simply want to save your money for some upscale French food, then check out some of the extremely affordable hotel and hostel options in Nimes. The Hotel Concorde is a great choice if you don’t want to break the bank. You can get a room here for a mere 34 EUR (approx. 36 USD). The rooms are a bit on the small side, but that is what you’d expect to get for a price this good. Thankfully, you won’t be spending much time indoors because the hotel is right in the center of Nimes. Almost all the sites you would want to see are within walking distance. The famous Nimes Cathedral is a short 5 minute jaunt from the Hotel Concorde. It doesn’t get much more convenient than that.

Hotel Concorde

Address: 3 Rue Des Chapeliers

3. Hotel Imperator (from USD 280)

Is money no object? If so, then the Imperator is probably where you would want to stay in Nimes, France. The rooms are elegant and extremely spacious. You’ll feel like you have been transported back to the roaring 20s thanks to the hotel’s Art Deco style. However, even though you’ll feel like you’ve been sent back in time, you’ll still have all the modern day amenities at your finger tips. The hotel has free Wi-Fi and it’s located right across from the luxurious and breathtaking Fontaine Gardens. Surprisingly, you can get a room here for about 98 EUR (approx. 104 USD). For a four star hotel, that’s a really good deal.

Maison Albar Hotels L’Imperator

Address: 15 Rue Gaston Boissier

4. Ibis Nimes Ouest (from USD 89)

If you are looking for a clean, leisurely and comfortable stay, this hotel may be right up your alley. Sight seeing will be a breeze because the hotel is only 4 km (2.5 mi) from the center of the city. The historic city of Uzes is a must visit if you are in the area, and you can easily rent a car and make the trip because it’s just 40 km (24.8 mi) from the Ibis Nimes Ouest. An all day breakfast buffet is available to all guests, and the rooms are air conditioned.

ibis Nîmes Ouest - A9

Address: 268, Rue de l'Hostellerie / Parc Hotelier Ville Active

Pets allowed Snack bar Air conditioning CCTV outside property Facilities for disabled guests First aid kit available Free parking WiFi available in all areas

5. Grand Hotel de Nimes (from USD 103)

This four star hotel is modern, stylish, and elegant. You will feel like you are living in the lap of luxury when you book a stay at the Grand Hotel de Nimes. Enjoy a scrumptious French brunch prepared by the chefs at the Apicius restaurant. You can eat your meal on the terrace or in the garden by the pool. If you want a beach day you can rent a car and take a 30 minute drive to enjoy the shore. Surprisingly, you can find deals for rooms as low as 83 EUR (93 USD).

Grand Hôtel de Nîmes

Address: 202 rue Nicolas Ledoux

Physical distancing rules followed Breakfast in the room Shoeshine Golf course (within 3 km) Soundproof rooms Children television networks Cashless payment available Board games/puzzles

6. Hotel Marquis de la Baume (from USD 116)

Take a trip back in time and stay at this 17th century town house. It was converted into a world class hotel with all the amenities you could possibly want. The colosseum and the Magne Tower are just a short stroll way, Which makes this hotel a great place to stay if you are looking to check out the historic sights of Nimes.

Best Western Marquis de la Baume

Address: 21, rue Nationale

Cashless payment available Heating Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Fax/photocopying Babysitting/child services Smoke alarms Trouser press Bridal suite

7. Apartment in Nimes City (from USD 60)

The modern and stylish apartment available to rent on Airbnb might be a good choice for you if you want to stay a little longer in Nimes. The Halles fresh food market is practically next door, so you can easily do some home cooking and invite over new friends you make while travelling around historic Nimes. All the iconic sights like Tour Magne, Maison Carrée, Arènes, Jardins de la Fontaine, and Carré d’Art are nearby.

Apartment in Nîmes city (central and quiet)
Nîmes, Languedoc-Roussillon, France
383 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good kitchen ac and shower
air conditioner was a blessing :)
powerful hot shower and speedy wifi also make the stay very comfortable
the wifi air conditioning and great shower only improved what was a tasteful and modern apartment
there is also a ac unit in the living room which was really nice
very clean and stylish place
clean and tidy with all required facilities
great appartment very clean very nice modern style
had a wonderful stay at quentin's apartment it is spacious clean and comfortable
the flat was spacious clean well-equipped and tastefully decorated
excellent accomodation provided by a thoughtful host
quentin was a very generous host
quentin was a lovely host we can definitely recommend
quentin is a great host all info was clear and helpful
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great location - just next to the city centre walking distance
perfect location everything is within a very short walk
great location well equipped and comfortable
great flat in a really good location
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8. Studio apartment near the historic city center

This charming studio apartment is located in the heart of the historic Nimes. It’s a short walk away from the Maison Carrée and Quais de la Fontaine. It’s only a few hundred meters from the arena. Numerous shops and restaurants are nearby. A comfortable bed and a sofa come with the apartment. The kitchenette space is equipped with a single serve coffee machine. Underground parking is available nearby for an extra charge.

Studio centre historique
Nîmes, Languedoc-Roussillon Midi-Pyrénées, France
123 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
clean and with evrything you need
clean and comfortable studio apartment in the centre of historic nîmes
the flat was clean and looks like you can see on the pictures
the apartment is in a good location and it's clean and comfortable
lovely clean stylish accommodation perfectly situated to enjoy the town
camille was really kind and flexible with the arrival time
perfect if you're looking for a stay in a central roman area
the location is perfect right in the middle of the city with supermarkets bars and restaurants nearby
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Choose the ideal place to stay

Nimes is a stunning and vibrant city with a classic historical feel. There are so many amazing places to stay in this wonderful French tourist destination. You have the option to stay in an elegant hotel, or you can pinch your pennies and stay in a comfortable Airbnb.

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