New to Cannes is OKKO Cannes, a somewhat uncommon, if considerably quirky, centrally positioned all-inclusive six-story idea lodge. The idea, designed by Patrick Norguet, emulates a prime notch airport lounge which is definitely discernible in Le Membership. This excessive rise area with views of far reaching roof tops, sits on on its sixth flooring behind a tiny check-in space. Le Membership is open to all visitors and has multiples makes use of: it’s the place breakfast is taken, it’s the place individuals do enterprise and a few even use it as their workplace. Free comfortable drinks and small bites can be found 24 hours a day.
Between 7-10 pm each evening there’s an Aperitivo hour when you’ll be able to tuck into all-French treats like artichoke dip, Bayonne ham, Comté cheese, cheese pastries and numerous salads. You even get a fruit cocktail to scrub it down with. It actually feels such as you belong to a membership and these perks are utterly free.
There’s a small terrace that makes for a pleasing place to get pleasure from your nibbles and drinks.
There’s additionally aromatherapy at play with fantastic honeyed scents within the lifts and public areas.
Apart of the Membership, the lodge is just not wealthy in area. Rooms are compact and so these with tons baggage will discover it a squeeze. Its location proper by the station makes it good for these on a brief break or enterprise individuals which can be travelling gentle.
Le Membership presents free use of the computer systems, and you may spend the day right here utilizing it as your workplace. Or pop in to select up a free juice, espresso or water. There’s a tiny health club, which is able to appear crowded with three customers, in addition to a sauna and bathe hooked up to it.
Rooms could also be small and somewhat compact (16sq ft) however the whole lot you want is ergonomically designed snugly into place. On one facet there are partitions that look unfinished (a part of the design) with wallpaper on the opposite.
As an alternative of a wardrobe there’s hanging area with shelving behind a curtain. There’s no mini bar however there are two small cubicles one with an Nespresso machine and the opposite with a few bottles of water. If you need extra you’ll be able to head to Le Membership the place it’s all free. Sound-proofed rooms means you’ll be able to’t hear the station or the site visitors.
The bathe space is cordoned off by white horizontal wooden panels that add discretion by obscuring the glass. Inside is a spherical sink and toiletries comprise a Nuxe bathe gel which has a beautiful honey aroma that lifts the atmosphere as you get pleasure from a rain-shower expertise.
Cozy beds are made out of pure fibres and lined with intentionally crumpled Italian natural sheets. A good measurement TV comes with free entry to dozens of movies.
Notice: Friends with lowered mobility can e-book one in every of 5 specifically tailored room.
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What’s close by
Proper subsequent door is the mainline station that acts as the principle hub for journeys to Paris, Avignon, Brussels and Good. There are many eating places and boulangeries steps away. 5 minutes away are the seaside, Le Croisette – its promenade – seafront eating places, the on line casino and the Palais des Festivals, the house to the annual Cannes Movie Pageant.
Is Wi Fi obtainable
Sure free all through.
How a lot
Double rooms from €100 (£89) in off-season; and from €500 (£444) in excessive season.
Worth for cash
This lodge might effectively show to be one of the best cut price available in Cannes.