Located 3.5 hours from Paris and 2 hours from Lyon by train, the hostel is just 2 metro stations from Marseille Saint Charles station, which serves both regional and local trains, as well as buses to Marseille airport.


Vieux port : 3min by walk

Basilique Notre Dame De La Garde : 20min by walk

Mucem : 30min by walk

Plages : 20min by walk

Calanques : 1h30 by bus

38 Rue Fort Notre Dame

13007 Marseille

04 91 54 42 95

Questions frequently asked

What type of rooms do you have ?

We have dormitories ranging from 2 beds to 16 beds. We have mixed room, as well as women-only rooms.

Can I arrive at any time of day for my check-in?

Yes, the reception is open 24/7. There will always be a member of staff on hand to welcome you. Our rooms are ready by 3pm, but if you arrive earlier you can leave your luggage in our luggage room, and use the common areas while you wait for your room.

How to get to hostel Vertigo?

From Marseille-Provence airport: Take bus no. 91, exit at Marseille St Charles and take the metro (line 1) towards Fourragère. Get off at Vieux Port- Hôtel de Ville.

From the Vieux Port, it’s a 6-minute walk. Walk up Rue Sainte to the hostel at number 75.

From Marseille St Charles SNCF station: Take the metro (line 1) towards “la Fourragère”. Get off at “Vieux Port- Hôtel de Ville”. It’s a 6-minute walk to the hostel.

By car: Parking close to the hostel: Estiennes d’Orves, price consultation on:

Do you have a parking lot?

There is no parking available at the hostel. However, the Estienne d’Orves underground parking lot is 180m away. Price consultation:

I made a mistake in my booking / my trip has been cancelled. Can I cancel my booking?

You can cancel your reservation up to 24 hours in advance at no charge.

What time is check-out?

Rooms must be vacated by 10am. You can then leave your belongings in the luggage room and enjoy Marseille or our common areas.

What common spaces do we have access to?

You have access to 2 kitchens equipped with fridges, electric hobs, kettles and microwaves, as well as relaxation areas with sofas, board games and books that we make available to our guests. You can also enjoy the sunshine in our inner courtyard, without disturbing our neighbors after 10pm! 🙂

What additional services does the hotel offer?

Bed linen is provided. Towels can be rented for 2e and a continental all-you-can-eat breakfast for 6e.

We lend you padlocks with a deposit of 5e which you can use with the lockers in the rooms. We provide free earplugs and washing powder. We have coin-operated washing machines and dryers.