Youth Hostel Nîmes - La Cigale


Ideally located in the heart of an olive grove in an enclosed botanical park, Nîmes youth hostel is a haven of peace.

March 1st – October 31st

8am-12pm / 1pm-11pm

Vacation vouchers accepted
Bank cards accepted

In Nîmes, the “French Rome” with a rich ancient past, the youth hostel Nîmes La Cigale is located in a quiet area near the city center. Its botanical park is a real invitation to relax. In the mild air of southern France, the shaded terrace is ideal for sharing a drink or a meal with travelers, with the song of cicadas and the trickling of the fountain in the background. During the day, discover the Arena, the Temple of Diana, the Tour Magne and the Maison Carrée.

Access information about the youth hostel:

services of the youth hostel of Nîmes - La Cigale


81 beds
20 rooms
Rooms with 1,2,4,6,8 beds



Available services

Internet access / Wifi / Bar / Independent kitchen / Fast food / Snacking / Laundry / Luggage storage / Playground / Ping-pong table / Petanque field / Garden / Bicycle garage


Supermarket / Market: 500 m

services of the youth hostel for groups



Available room(s)

1 meeting room: 30 seats


Single/double rooms for attendants and drivers

You like
  • Dreaming on the shaded terrace, in the calm of the olive grove.
  • Being able to walk down to the downtown area to have coffee with the locals.
  • Share a breakfast and some good tips with the other backpackers.
  • Enjoy the view of the botanical park from the Nîmes youth hostel.

the activities of the youth hostel of Nîmes - La Cigale

An exciting Mediterranean city, Nîmes is also vibrant during festivals and its famous féria. Of course, the arenas and the Maison Carrée are monuments that cannot be ignored. In addition, climb to the top of the Tour Magne to admire the view of the old town of Nîmes. On the nature side, go for a walk in the gardens of the Fountain for a moment out of time. Or, try a kayak adventure from the Pont du Gard to the Gardon gorges. The garrigue of Nîmes is as rich in flavors as it is in emotions. You can taste olives and tapenades without restriction.

  • Kayak
  • Adventure course in the trees
  • Hiking
  • Mountain bike / VTC
  • Bike
  • UNESCO sites
  • Monuments / Castles / Museums
  • Amusement park / Entertainment
  • Botanical garden: 50 m
  • Main monuments: 1 km
  • Historical sites: 1 km
  • Museums / art galleries: 3 km
  • Beach: 40 km

Map & access


Line 9 > Stop: Stade Route d’Alès (direction “Alès” or “Villeverte”)


Nîmes (4 km)


Nîmes – Camargue (15 km)

Access by road

By the highway > exit at “Nîmes Ouest”.

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