Sofitel Marseille Vieux-Port (Marseille) - 36, boulevard Charles Livon, 13007, Marseille, France
The superb 5* Sofitel Vieux-Port is the perfect hotel for a luxury holiday. Sitting at the mouth of the magnificent marina you'll find it hard to be based in a better location. With exquisite panoramic views, watch as the boats and yachts sail by while taking a dip in the outdoor pool or drinking a delicious cocktail on the open air terrace.

Each 138 en-suite guest rooms are furnished to a high standard and have a touch of French elegance. In the rooms you can expect an LCD TV, iPod docking station, minibar, coffee/tea making facilities, safety deposit box and air-conditioning. There's also free WiFi so you can send snaps of the Old Port to your friends and family back home. Book the deluxe room so that you can get a beautiful view of Marseille.

The Sofitel also boasts a delightful spa which includes an indoor pool with Jacuzzi, sauna and fitness centre. You won't be disappointed with the dining options either, as the hotel has two restaurants. 'Les Trois Forts' restaurant serves up delicious Mediterranean foods and is open Tuesday to Saturdays. Whereas 'Le Carre' is more of a brasserie that features more of a French cuisine and is open every day. Furthermore, there is a trendy sky lounge bar with spectacular views where you can relax as you chat and drink before retiring to your bedroom.