6 NATIONS 2024
FRANCE V IRELAND
2 Night Package 2nd to 4th Feb
FRANCE V IRELAND
Stade Velodrome, Marseille
2nd February 2024 - K.O. 21:00
2 Night Package - Friday to Sunday
This year, the game moves to Marseille, adding an extra thrill to the atmosphere. Join us on this unforgettable journey to witness the clash of these rugby powerhouses in the iconic Stade Vélodrome. Book your trip now and be part of the action-packed adventure! Our two night package includes return flights to Marseille, Airport transfers, Two Nights Accommodation & Breakfast Each Morning. Match Tickets can also be guaranteed through Killester Travel. Packages start from €815 + €70 tax pps
Travel Dates: Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th February 2024
- Return Flights from Dublin to Marseille
- Airport Transfers
- 2 Nights Hotel Accommodation in Marseille
- Breakfast Each Morning
- Services of Killester Travel Representative
Match Tickets Available at extra cost - Please Note, match tickets are not face value - Prices to be confirmed.
Prices Based per person sharing - Additional supplement will be added if Single occupancy room is required.
Escape to the captivating city of Marseille for an unforgettable weekend getaway. It's not just Ireland's opening Six Nations match against France that is on offer! With its stunning coastal views, vibrant energy, and rich cultural tapestry, Marseille offers an irresistible blend of Mediterranean charm and urban sophistication.
Indulge in the sensory delights of this vibrant city as you wander through the bustling streets, filled with lively markets, trendy boutiques, and delightful cafés. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the Old Port, where colorful fishing boats sway against a backdrop of historic architecture and vibrant waterfront cafés.
Explore the city's fascinating history and cultural heritage through its magnificent landmarks, including the iconic Notre-Dame de la Garde, perched atop a hill with panoramic views of the city. Discover the ancient Le Panier neighborhood, with its narrow streets and charming squares, or delve into the rich past of Marseille at the MuCEM, a world-class museum dedicated to Mediterranean civilizations.
Savor the delectable flavours of Provence as you sample mouthwatering local cuisine. From fresh seafood to aromatic herbs and spices, Marseille's culinary scene tantalizes the taste buds with a fusion of Mediterranean and Provençal influences.
With its vibrant nightlife, Marseille comes alive after dark, offering a vibrant array of bars, clubs, and live music venues. Immerse yourself in the city's pulsating energy as you dance the night away or simply unwind with a drink in hand, soaking in the lively atmosphere.
Whether you're a culture enthusiast, a nature lover, a foodie, or simply seeking a weekend of relaxation and adventure, Marseille promises an enchanting escape that will leave you yearning to return. Embrace the magic of this coastal gem, and let Marseille weave its spell upon you during a weekend getaway like no other.
Best Western Plus La Joliette
This Best Western Hotel is located in the heart of Marseille, just 800 metres from the Old Port and from Mucem Museum and 350 from Les Terrasses du Port shopping centre. This 4-star boutique hotel is themed and styled in the spirit of a grand ocean liner and sits in the heart of the Euro-Mediterranean quarter.
It offers soundproofed accommodation equipped with air conditioning and free Wi-Fi.
The Best Western Plus La Joliette offers rooms with a contemporary décor, air-conditioning and a private bathroom. They are each equipped with a flat-screen TV with Canal + channels and iPod docking station.
The nearest tram station Joliette is located a 2-minute walk away. The Marseille St. Charles station is located 2 Metro stops (3 minutes) from the The Best Western Plus La Joliette.
Novotel Marseille Centre Prado Vélodrome
Novotel Marseille Centre Prado is located in one of Marseilles’ business districts. It is 50 metres from the Périer Metro Station providing access to all areas of the city, and 1.5 km from the Orange Velodrome Stadium.
Air-conditioned guest rooms feature a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and a mini-fridge. There are also facilities for making tea and coffee, and the bathrooms include a hairdryer and free toiletries. Free Wi-Fi access is provided.
The restaurant Novotel Café offers a menu of seasonal produce and daily specials featuring original and modern cuisine with a selection of salads, sandwiches, meals and desserts. Guests can have a professional meeting, or enjoy a glass of wine in the open space.
Centre de Congrès is 1 km away and the hotel is 2 km from the Old Port and La Canebière Boulevard; all of which are accessible by transit.
Marseille Saint-Charles Train Station is a 10-minute drive away and Marseille Airport is a 30-minute drive away. Marseille Chanot Exposition Centre is 1.2 km away. Paid public parking is available nearby with charging stations for electric cars available.
Novotel Suites Marseille Centre Euromed
Novotel Suites Marseille Centre Euromed is just a 20-minute walk from Marseille’s old port. It offers a fitness centre and suites with a kitchenette, a microwave and a fridge. The spacious and modern suites at Novotel are air-conditioned and offer free mineral water. Each has Wi-Fi access and satellite TV. Some rooms have a balcony. The hotel serves a buffet breakfast every morning and the bar offers aperitifs. Other facilities and services include a Boutique Gourmande snack area, an ironing room and a fitness room are at your disposal free of charge The reception is open 24 hours. The city centre is directly accessible by tram, and the Joliette Metro station is just a 2-minute walk away. Underground public parking is available nearby at a discounted cost.
Sofitel Marseille Vieux-Port
Currently Sold Out
Boasting free access to a spa, sauna and hammam, Sofitel Marseille Vieux-Port also features 3 terraces overlooking Marseille's Old Port. Some air-conditioned guest rooms have a terrace with harbour views. A flat-screen TV with satellite channels and an iPod docking station are featured in the guest rooms at the Sofitel Marseille Vieux-Port. Each elegant room includes a minibar. Some of the stylish bathrooms include a TV. Les Trois Forts restaurant serves gourmet cuisine, accompanied by fine wines and champagnes. It offers panoramic views of the harbour. There is also a brasserie 'Carré Bistromanie' which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner with pastries available to buy in between. Guests can buy cocktails in the Dantès Skylounge bar. Guests can access the fitness room 24 hours a day free of charge. Private underground parking is available on site and garages are available on request. Catalans Beach is 500 metres from the hotel. The Château d’If is accessible by ferry from the nearby marina.
Deposit of €200 per person required at time of booking. Remaining balance required 12 weeks prior to departure date.
If match tickets are required, these will be added to your booking at a later date when prices are confirmed - please note that match tickets are not face value.
Booking terms and conditions can be viewed here.
2024 6 Nations - France 2 Nights
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