In the lively Saint Nicolas district, this hotel is surrounded by antique dealers, bars and cafés. It offers free Wi-Fi and a conservatory with large sofas and tropical plants. The air conditioned guest rooms each have a flat-screen TV with cable and satellite channels. Private bathrooms are equipped with a shower and hairdryer. A buffet breakfast featuring hot and fresh items is served daily in the conservatory. A continental breakfast can also be delivered directly to guests’ rooms. The staff at the Hotel Saint Nicolas are available 24 hours a day to assist with local excursions to Île de Ré and local oyster farms. Saint Nicolas Tower that guards the entrance to the old port is 1800 ft from the hotel. La Rochelle Train Station is less than half a mile away.