7 Best Hotels in Menton, France (2024)

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Looking for the best hotels in Menton?

You’ve come to the right guide because in this article we’ll be discussing some of the very best hotels that this wonderful region has to offer.

Don’t have time to go through the entire list? Here are my picks for Best Hotels in Menton:

Keep reading for further information on the best places to stay in Menton, France.  After you see all the hotels, check out the Best Things to do in Menton, so that you can make the most out of your visit to this special town that feels like a little piece of Italy in the heart of the French Riviera.

Ibis Styles Menton Centre

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All photos: Accor

Ibis Styles Menton Centre is located in the heart of Menton, 100 m from the sea, a 15-minute drive from Monaco, and just a 5-minute drive from the Italian border.

The spacious guest rooms are uniquely decorated in a contemporary style. All rooms are air-conditioned and feature a private bathroom with a bath or a shower. The rooms also feature a flat-screen TV and free unlimited WiFi. Some rooms have a balcony or terrace.

“Ideally situated in the centre of Menton. Easy parking just outside the Hotel. Very clean rooms, perfect aesthetics and very well equipped, quiet as wall. Great views. Excellent breakfast. Extremely polite and helpful personnel. Top hospitality.”

– Dimitrios (Booking review)

⭐ Ibis Styles Menton Centre reviews

Many choices for breakfast and the hotel is very convenient for reaching beaches, shopping street – Lai

Great position, lovely big bed, great bathroom. Friendly staff! All we needed for a one-night stay. Wished it was more nights! – Susan

🚗 How to get to Ibis Styles Menton Centre

📍Ibis Styles Menton Centre address: 10 Rue Villarey, 06500 Menton | Google Maps | Book Ibis Styles Menton Centre

Hotel Napoléon

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All photos: Hotel Napoleon

Offering an outdoor pool, poolside fitness room, garden, and a 24-hour bar, Hotel Napoléon has amazing views of the beach and outstanding staff.

The rooms, decorated in a modern Jean-Cocteau-themed style, are all equipped with air conditioning, a 32″ flat-screen TV with international satellite channels, tea, and coffee-making facilities, and a free minibar with soft drinks. Seafront rooms all have balconies with a view over the old town of Menton and the bay of Garavan.

“Perfect for a week in Menton. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The hotel is spotless. It has a great location a short walk from the town centre. We paid a bit more for a sea view room with a balcony which was well worth it.”

– Andrew (Booking review)

⭐ Hotel Napoléon Reviews

 Lovely hotel, one of the best in the area and one of the only ones with a pool. Great views from the balcony and very friendly staff. We have stayed here many times and would stay again and again. – Maria

 We loved this hotel that is in close proximity to the beach. The staff of the hotel was very friendly and made our stay very pleasant. There is a very nice swimming pool and you can use the towels provided by the hotel for the pool and also for the beach. We also appreciated the coffee/teamaker in our room. The room was very comfortable and also very quiet. We really hope to return to this place one day. – Tereza

🚗 How to get to Hotel Napoléon

📍Hotel Napoleón address: 29 Prte de France, 06500 Menton | Google Maps | Book Hotel Napoléon

Hotel Chambord

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All photos: Hotel Chambord

Hotel Chambord is located only a few steps from the sea and the casino. It offers soundproofed accommodation with air conditioning, cable TV, and free Wi-Fi internet access.

Rooms at the Chambord are serviced by a lift and equipped with modern facilities. Some of the rooms also have balconies.

The Chambord’s talented multilingual staff can offer local tourist information at the 24-hour reception.

This is our guests’ favorite part of Menton, according to independent reviews.

Hotel Chambord is a hidden hem right in the heart of Menton. Decided to stay in Menton for the night and it was a delightful experience for late night strolls on the promenade and just a few minures walk right to the beach or casino. Awesome vibe as the hotel sits in the main plaza where the tourism office is located.

– Duane (Booking review)

⭐ Hotel Chambord Reviews

Everything is better than expected! !!! The hotel is renovated, and the rooms are extremely comfortable. Cleaning ladies are absolutely magic, they make this beautiful place even cozier! – Elena

Exceptionally clean and comfortable room! Also a very comfortable bed. Great location, close to the station and beach. – Suzie

🚗 How to get to Hotel Chambord

📍Hotel Chambord address: 6 Av. Boyer, 06500 Menton | Google Maps | Book Hotel Chambord

Best Western Hotel Mediterranee Menton

Best Western Hotel Mediterranee Menton reception
All photos: Best Western Hotel Mediterranee Menton

Best Western Hotel Mediterranee Menton is located in the heart of Menton and offers a panoramic terrace with sun loungers, beautiful rooms, and incredible food.

The on-site restaurant offers a traditional menu with Mediterranean and Provencal flavors. The chef prepares balanced meals and homemade desserts, often using citrus fruits from Menton.

This is guests’ favorite part of Menton, according to independent reviews. Couples particularly like this hotel — they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

“A very good hôtel. I was given a room of a higher standard than I ordered. Very clean, comfortable bed, view from the balcony to the garden. Very good breakfast and friendly service. 5 mins to the old town. I highly recommend.”

– Agatha (Booking review)

⭐ Best Western Hotel Mediterranee Menton Reviews

The staff was extremely gracious and greeted me with a cold beverage on arrival after a 5-hour drive. – Gerald

I liked the most, the hospitality of the staff, they were very friendly and so nice to our kids. I have visited many higher-ranged hotels, and resorts, but never saw such kind people. All of them were always there for us if we had any questions or we needed help. – Ivana

🚗 How to get to Best Western Hotel Mediterranee Menton

📍Best Western Hotel Mediterranee Menton address: 5 Rue de la République, 06500 Menton | Google Maps | Book Best Western Hotel Mediterranee Menton

Hotel Palm Garavan

Hotel Palm Garavan room
All photos: Hotel Palm Garavan

Hotel Palm Garavan offers contemporary rooms right by the sea. Breakfast is served every morning and guests can enjoy soft drinks at the on-site bar.

“Do not look any further. Your best stay will be here!

This is our favourite place in the south of France for the last 5 years. Price/quality is amazing. Right in front of the sea. a great underground parking for big SUV is available (which is rare in France). AC worked perfectly!”

– Konstantin (Booking review)

⭐ Hotel Palm Garavan Reviews

Hôtel was run by a lovely couple, the location couldn’t have been better. Great location overlooking the beach, breakfast outside with a great view of the old town – Jane

Lovely property, directly opposite a great beach. Very well equipped room, modern, spacious balcony, charming staff – everything there to make us say. Can’t wait to return! – Petrus

🚗 How to get to Hotel Palm Garavan

📍Hotel Palm Garavan address: 3 Prte de France, 06500 Menton | Google Maps | Book Hotel Palm Garavan

Hôtel Riva Art & Spa

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All photos: Hôtel Riva Art & Spa

The luxurious Hôtel Riva Art & Spa is situated 700 m from the Casino Lucien Barrière in Menton and overlooks the sea. The top-floor spa, accessible by stairs, offers a hammam, a sun terrace, and massages. Guests have free access to the rooftop hot tub.

Each air-conditioned room features an LCD TV, minibar, free Wi-Fi, and a private terrace with views of the sea or mountains.

A continental breakfast, buffet breakfast, and an express menu at the bar are available each morning at this hotel. Breakfast can also be enjoyed in the comfort of your room. You can relax with a drink in the bar-lounge or admire contemporary artworks.

“A true delight. The location was perfect. A bit at the end of the main part, but we preferred that. And the balcony overlooking the sea was a dream. The staff was very helpful and went above and beyond. The hot tub on the roof with that incredible view was also a fave part of our stay.”

– Joanna (Booking review)

⭐ Hôtel Riva Art & Spa reviews

Excellent room beautiful sea view, lovely roof terrace pool, great breakfast: strongly suggested! – Stefano

Excellent hotel. This hotel is located on the promenade in Menton with a choice of sea or mountain views of which either is good. The breakfast is excellent as is the hotel itself with friendly staff. – Michael

🚗 How to get to Hôtel Riva Art & Spa

📍Hôtel Riva Art & Spa address: 600 Prom. du Soleil, 06500 Menton | Google Maps | Book Hôtel Riva Art & Spa

Best Western Premier Hotel Prince de Galles

Best Western Premier Hotel Prince de Galles room
All photos: Best Western Premier Hotel Prince de Galles

Best Western Premier Hotel Prince de Galles is located only a 15-minute drive from Monaco and the Italian border. It features a solarium in the landscaped garden.

The air-conditioned rooms at Hotel Prince de Galles are equipped with free high-speed WiFi access and a flat-screen TV with many international satellite channels. Most rooms at Hotel Prince de Galles feature a balcony with views of the sea or mountains.

A buffet breakfast is served every morning and can be enjoyed on the terrace with sea views. Le Petit Prince, the on-site restaurant serves Mediterranean cuisine and guests can dine in the garden planted with palm trees.

Guests can also relax on the private beach, Le Solenzara, located just 250 m from the property, whilst enjoying a drink or meal in the bar and restaurant.

“Exceptional in every detail. Everything at superlative! Sparkling clean, the room looks new and perfect in every detail. All the staff is super friendly. Highly recommend”

– Adrian (Booking review)

⭐ Best Western Premier Hotel Prince de Galles reviews

Incredible location right on the beach (rocky) and on the edge of Menton. great value, about 20 min walk to the old town. b\Beautiful views! The staff is really kind. rooms were nice and lots of amenities were included, like beach towels and beverages! – Anne

Excellent view over the ocean– Gijis

🚗 How to get to Best Western Premier Hotel Prince de Galles

📍Best Western Premier Hotel Prince de Galles address: 4 Av. du Général de Gaulle, 06500 Menton | Google Maps | Book Best Western Premier Hotel Prince de Galles

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Frequently asked questions

Last but not least, here are the answers to some of the most questions you might have about visiting Menton.

If you have any other doubts, make sure to leave a comment and we will help you out 🙂

Best time to visit

There really is no wrong time to visit Menton, as this region is always beautiful and has so much to offer.

If you want to make the most of the warm weather then it’s best to visit between June and September when the temperatures are in their highest range. However, those are also the months with the most tourists.

The months between September and November also make for a lovely time to visit, as the temperatures are still mild and the crowds have thinned a bit.

Winter is also a great time to visit if you’re looking for quieter streets and lower rates at the hotels in Menton. The weather can be rainy and cold during this season, but it’s perfect for visiting museums and exploring some of the region’s beautiful parks. Also, February is when the famous Fete du Citron is held in Menton, so if you can manage the slightly colder weather then this is a great time to visit.

How to get to Menton

The best way to get to Menton is by driving or taking a train from nearby Nice. There are also buses that travel between the two cities, and there are international airports in both locations if you’re coming from farther away.

Where is Menton

Menton is located on the French Riviera, in the southeast corner of France. It’s a beautiful seaside town with a rich history and many exciting things to see and do.

What to visit near Menton

Due to its privileged location, there are many lovely places to visit near Menton (and tons of great day trip opportunities!).

Some of the best destinations nearby include:

  • Ventimiglia
  • San Remo
  • Monaco
  • Cap-d’Ail
  • Éze
  • Nice

What to pack

Packing for the French Riviera should include light clothing, such as breezy blouses and shorts, a good pair of walking shoes, sunscreen, a hat for sun protection, and maybe some layers for cooler evenings.

Also, don’t forget to bring a bathing suit if you’re planning a trip to the beach or one of Menton’s many beautiful pools!

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Conclusion: The Best Hotels in Menton, France

That’s a wrap! Now you know all the best places and hotels to stay in Menton.

Each and every single one of the hotels on this list is a fantastic option, so there’s not really such a thing as going wrong with this list.

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Camila Neves

Nice to meet you! My name is Cami and I am a full-time traveler and foodie. I live in Nice in the South of France and this blog is where I share my impressions and travel secrets.

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