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Appartéo Lyon 7 Jean Jaurès
Appartéo Lyon 7 Jean Jaurès

5 rue Felix Brun, Lyon 69007

3.5 out of 5 (13 reviews)

Located in 7th Arrondissement, this aparthotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Centre d'Histoire de la Resistance et de la …

£45
Appart’City Confort Lyon Gerland
Appart’City Confort Lyon Gerland

175 Avenue Jean Jaurès, Lyon 69007

3.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (426 reviews)

Located in Lyon's Gerland district, this residence is adjacent to the Gerland Metro entrance, for easy access to the historic …

£42
Hotel de Normandie
Hotel de Normandie
0.2 mi from Gerland
2.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (279 reviews)

Located in 2nd Arrondissement, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Museum of the Resistance and Textile Museum. St. Jean …

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Appart'City Lyon - Part-Dieu Garibaldi
Appart'City Lyon - Part-Dieu Garibaldi
0.8 mi from Gerland
2.9 out of 5 (72 reviews)

Located in 3rd Arrondissement, this apartment is within 1 mi (2 km) of Jean Moulin University, Musee Lumiere, and Bellecour …

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Premiere Classe Lyon Centre - Gare Part Dieu
Premiere Classe Lyon Centre - Gare Part Dieu
1 mi from Gerland
2.0 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (1,083 reviews)

This hotel is in Lyon, one kilometer from Jean Moulin University and 1.1 kilometers from Auditorium Maurice Ravel. Musee …

£32
Hotel Athena
Hotel Athena
1.3 mi from Gerland
3.0 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (1,119 reviews)

Located in 3rd Arrondissement, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of La Part-Dieu Business District, Musee Lumiere, and …

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ibis Styles Lyon Centre - Gare Part Dieu Hotel
ibis Styles Lyon Centre - Gare Part Dieu Hotel
1.3 mi from Gerland
3.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (514 reviews)

Located in 3rd Arrondissement, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Oxygen Tower, Musee Lumiere, and Bellecour Square. Tete …

£62
Marriott Lyon Cité Internationale
Marriott Lyon Cité Internationale
2.7 mi from Gerland
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (19 reviews)

The modern Marriott Lyon Cité Internationale is situated between the River Rhone and beautiful Tête d'Or park. The Lyon …

£74
ibis budget Aéroport Lyon Saint Exupéry
ibis budget Aéroport Lyon Saint Exupéry
10.5 mi from Gerland
2.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (110 reviews)

Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Genas Karting, Genas Bowling, and Waves Aquatic Centre. …

£40
Best Western Hotel Plaisance
Best Western Hotel Plaisance
17.3 mi from Gerland
3.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (157 reviews)

Located in the heart of Villefranche-sur-Saone, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Bledina head office and Musee Paul …

£48
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Pocket Guide: Lyon City Centre Gerland Hotels

Known for being walkable and business-friendly, Gerland is an economical neighborhood, offering convenient options for restaurants, cafes, and coffee shops. Part of the neighborhood's charm is its college atmosphere. You can experience some local theater, or enjoy the natural beauty of the riverfront. Start by booking your hotel in Gerland, and then enjoy the sights in the greater Lyon area.

Sightseeing around Gerland

The area's storied past is told through the monuments and historic sites, while local museums and theaters add a sense of refinement. Confluence Museum, Confluence Museum, and Centre d'Histoire de la Resistance et de la Deportation feature a variety of exhibits. You can attend a show at Halle Tony Garnier, Maison de la Danse, and Theatre des Celestins. Saint Martin d'Ainay Abbey, Place des Jacobins, and St. Jean Cathedral are monuments worth a look. Place Carnot, Bellecour Square, and Roman Theatres of Fourviere are a few landmarks that can't be missed. Take a tour of campus around Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, University of Lyon II, or Jean Moulin University. Lyon Aquarium, Confluence Vaporetto Stop, and Quai Tilsit Vaporetto Stop will provide enjoyment for the whole family.

Many visitors like to do some shopping while in town, but there are a number of other activities. You can spend a leisurely afternoon outside at Esplanade de Fourviere, Tete d'Or Park, or Ile Barbe. If you've got some more time, you won't be disappointed by Stade Gerland, Gerland Sports Palace, and Lyon Confluence Shopping Center.

Some of the most popular attractions in the area include Textile Museum, Musee Lumiere, and Gallo-Roman Museum. Auditorium Maurice Ravel, Part Dieu Mall, and Notre Dame Basilica are other must-sees.

Getting around Gerland

If you want to get around the city, Debourg Station is the closest metro stop. Others nearby include Stade de Gerland Station and Place Jean Jaures Station. If you want to head out of town, you can hop aboard a train at Lyon Jean Mace Station.

Gerland is 11.5 miles (18.4 km) from the airport in Lyon (LYS-Saint-Exupery). Saint-Etienne (EBU-Saint-Etienne - Loire Intl.) is the next closest airport, 29.6 miles (47.6 km) away.

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