City breaks to Marseille
Marseille is a city of ancient castles and secret coves, book a city break to Marseille today with Club Travel for the best deals on flights, hotels and accommodation in Marseille. Experience the sunny south of France for yourself and you will enjoy the beautiful beaches, parks, museums and many more attractions which Marseille has to offer. Marseille is the second largest city in France and is a gateway for exploring the world famous French Riviera. Marseille has great food, amazing nightlife and lots of cultural activities as the city has twenty four museums and forty-two theatres you will never be bored on a city break to Marseille. This historic port city is always a top choice with tourists year round especially so do not miss out; book your city break to Marseille today with Club Travel.
Hotels in Marseille
Hotels in Marseille can be expensive however Club Travel can offer its customers amazing special offers on hotels in Marseille. We have many hotels available and can find a special place for you to stay while on your city break to Marseille. Whether you are travelling with friends, your partner or family, whether you have a big or small budget, call us now and let us find you a special hotel for your city break to Marseille.
Grand Tonic Hotel Marseille Vieux Port Located in the heart of Marseille, on the Vieux Port (old harbour), this hotel has a privileged location, with easy access to public transportation. The carpet in the corridors was custom designed for the hotel, reflecting the carefree 1950s. The hotel facilities include a lobby with 24-hour reception, a café, a bar, a restaurant and conference facilities. Room and laundry services are available, and there is free Wi-Fi.
Villa Massalia is a modern 4-star hotel offering luxury accommodation in south Marseille. Highlights include an expansive wellness complex, free Wi-Fi, onsite dining and a great location close to the sea.
Sights and things to do in Marseille
Calanque du Sugiton
Notre Dame Basilica
St Victors Abbey
The Old Port
Food and drink
In Marseille you will be treated to some of the best food and wine in the world. The south of France is one of the best wine producers in the world. Another local drink is Pastis is a strong aniseed flavoured alcoholic drink similar to Pernod. The most famous dish of Marseille is Bouillabaisse which is a fish soup.
Nightlife in Marseille
As a major city Marseille has no shortage of bras and nightclubs. La Dame Noir is one of the most popular nightclubs and la Caravelle is a very cool jazz bar serving food also.
Weather in Marseille the south of France is known for its sunny climate the city of Marseille experiences lots of sunshine throughout the year and in summer the temperatures can easily go over 30degrees Celsius. Autumn cools to the low twenties but is still a beautiful time to visit the city.
Electricity The standard European 220Volt two-pin round pronged plugs.
Currency France uses the Euro
Marseille Time is one hour ahead of Irish time. +1GMT
Visa requirements Irish Citizens travelling to Marseille do not require a visa as France is a member state of the E.U.