Hôtel Negresco


A landmark building overlooking the grand sweep of the Promenade des Anglais, built in 1912 for Romanian innkeeper Henri Negresco. Its rosy-pink dome and lavish façade makes for a classic snapshot, but you’ll need seriously deep pockets to stay here.

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1. Promenade des Anglais

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2. Musée Masséna

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4. Cours Saleya Markets

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6. Plage Publique des Ponchettes

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8. Promenade du Paillon

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