Voted the best hostel in France for 2011 by Hostelworld customers!
Vertigo Vieux Port is a newly renovated hostel in Marseille. As for Vertigo Centre that opened three years ago, you can find the feeling of a second home here.
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-, three-, four-, five- and six-bed rooms. All of our dorms are very clean and equipped with comfy wooden bunk beds, private shower and toilet facilities. The five- and six-bed dorms are equipped with two private bathrooms.
Every room in our hostel is carefully designed and decorated by local artists according to the unique character of each room.
Our building was renovated from two typical buildings which makes for a modern cosy atmosphere, while at the same time it has the feel of a typical Marseillean house.
We offer a ton of free amenities, such as breakfast, Wi-Fi, linen, a fully-equipped kitchen with free spices, city maps, personal travel info, use of our travel guidebooks, luggage storage, book swap and a valuables safe at reception – all for free!
Our friendly, caring and multi-lingual staff are here 24hrs a day to answer all your questions. We'll try our best to make you have a memorable stay in our hostel and in Marseille. And of course there’s no curfew, no lockout and no stupid rules!
We'll make sure that you feel like you're home here. After you have been either on the road all day, or walking around in the city, you'll be able to relax in our cosy and friendly common areas, have a drink, talk and make friends.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Free Breakfast
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free Internet Access
- Key Card Access
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Steam Room
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Check-in: 2pm. If you arrive early you’re welcome to leave your luggage here and come back for check-in after 2pm.
Special T&Cs for bookings 10th of June until the 8th of July. Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 7 days in advance of your scheduled arrival date. In the event of a no-show, the total amount of your accommodation will be charged to your credit card. If you cancel any individual night of your reservation, then the deposit for that night will not be refunded or transferred.
Please contact us by email if you have any questions.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
Please print the map to help you find your way.To come from the airport: You can take a shuttle bus going to « St CHARLES TRAIN STATION in Marseille;
To come from the train station to the hotel : Take the blue line subway towards « LA FOURRAGERE »
Stop at the station « VIEUX PORT »
When you are out and on the port, face the water and follow the port, walking along the left hand side of the harbour. Make sure to have the water on your right.
About 200 meters from there, on your left, you'll find a bar called 'The HAVANA CAFE' and « the EXIT café ». Between those two bars, you can find a small street called « RUE FORT NOTRE DAME », go up this street and the hostel is at number 38, on your right.
- Pour vous rendre a l'aeroport de Marseille, vous pourrez prendre une navette de l'aeroport qui indiquera « St Charles Marseille »
- Afin de vous rendre de la gare St charles a notre hotel.
Prenez la ligne de metro 1 (bleue) en direction de 'LA FOURRAGERE' et descendez a la station 'Vieux port'
Ou, rendez vous en haut des escaliers pricipaux de la gare. en face de vous, le boulevard d'athenes. Descendez le jusqu'au Mc Donalds. Arrivés a l'intersection, tournez a droite et descendez le grand boulevard, La Canebiere, jusqu'au port
Une fois sur le port, mettez vous face au port et longez le par la gauche.
Marchez sur plus ou moins 200 metres, vous pourrez apercevoir un bar appelé 'L'EXIT' et sur sa gauche une petite rue qui monte.
Remontez jusqu'au numero 38 et vous serez arrivés.
The Hostel is located in the Old Port area 5 minutes walking distance from the Metro Vieux-Port.