Grand Tonic Hotel Marseille

Marseille, France

1.1 K reviews
Fair city hotel. Close to Old Port. Good for sightseeing with access to public transportation. Fantastic service.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Central Heating
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Wheelchair access
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Jacuzzi
    • Massage
43 Quai Des Belges Marseille 13001


The location of this hotel in Marseille is ideal as it faces the port, and a bus stop, a metro station and a boat shuttle to the Frioul beach can all be found just in front of the door. Marseille Provence Airport is approx. 25 km from the hotel, whilst the Côte d’Azur International Airport in Nice is approx. 180 km away.


Guests can feel at home in one of the 56 rooms. At the hotel, travellers are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. The upper floors of the accommodation can be accessed by lift. Wireless internet access in public areas (no extra charge) allows guests to stay connected. Various gastronomic options are available, including a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, a café and a bar. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the establishment. Additional services include room service and a laundry service. In addition, a shuttle service is offered.


The hotel features rooms with air conditioning, central heating and a bathroom. A double bed ensures a good night's sleep. A safe and a minibar are also available. Other features include internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio and WiFi. Rooms suitable for wheelchair access are bookable. The bathrooms have a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer is also available.


The sport and leisure options offer travellers plenty to choose from during their free time. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. Leisure options at the accommodation include a spa, or for a fee, massage treatments.


Breakfast can be booked.


The following credit cards are accepted at the establishment: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Excellent position. Public transport on the doorstep. Close to bus routes.

    "Good location, close to public transport." "Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping." "Parking is rare."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Excellent staff. Wonderful staff in the restaurant. Would recommend cleaning.

    "Friendly but only somewhat professional service with okay reception and poor housekeeping."

  • Comfort

    Separate toilet. 1st floor noisy. Aircon did not work.

    "Room size and comfort are OK, but beds are great." "Air conditioning is poor, but bathroom size and noise level are acceptable."

  • Breakfast
    "Breakfast is average"

    No complimentary breakfast. Not always open for breakfast. Raw eggs.

    "Breakfast is decent but expensive."

  • WiFi
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    "Wifi quality could be improved."

  • Room
    "Room needs to be improved"

    Aircon did not work. Air conditioner wasn't working. Plumbing was old.

    "Outdated rooms with complaints about minibars, A/C, and cleanliness." "Moderately-sized rooms with TV's but badly-maintained with substandard furniture." "Mediocre sized, poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Excellent beds and great views." "Shower can be a problem."

  • Food
    "Food could be better"

    Lack of dining facilities. No plates.

    "Dining experience could be nicer."

  • Cleanliness
    "Could use a good cleaning"

    Dirty carpet. Stair carpet filthy. Moldy shower.

    "Bathrooms and rooms are untidy." "Hotel facilities could use a good clean."

  • Wellness Area
    "Wellness & sports facilities could be improved"

    "Wellness & sports facilities could be improved."

  • Amenities
    "Amenities are not the best"

    Property is old. Lift out of service. 1st floor noisy.

    "Older facilities and unpleasant entrance area." "Elevator in need of updating." "Architecture not so nice."

  • Vibe
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Property is old. No lounge. Plumbing was old.

    "Vibe is not too good." "Hotel could use some updating." "Entrance area is not particularly attractive." "Atmosphere could be friendlier." "Hotel could be more stylish." "Good choice for a city trip." "Suitable for solo travelers."