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Top Lyon Family-Friendly Hotels

Hôtel Mercure Lyon Centre - Gare Part Dieu
Great for families
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £88 per night from 18 Dec to 19 Dec
4.5/5Wonderful! (944 reviews)
Families like: extra beds/cots, laundry
Excellent choice

"Room was very clean and modern style. Excellent service at the front desk and people at the breakfast buffet were very helpful"…"

Reviewed on 20 Aug 2020

Hôtel Mercure Lyon Centre - Gare Part Dieu
Cour des Loges
Great for families
5 out of 5
6 rue du Boeuf, Lyon, Rhone
The price is £205 per night from 21 Dec to 22 Dec
4.5/5Wonderful! (549 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, babysitting, bicycle rentals nearby, laundry
Travellers say...

"Best place to stay in the city of Lyon. It has so much character."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jan 2020

Cour des Loges
Hotel Le Royal Lyon - MGallery
Great for families
4.5/5Wonderful! (827 reviews)
Families like: babysitting, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Everything was great, we had a car for driving to the Burgundy wine country so that was a deciding factor. Rooms are spacious and the breakfast room is something out of a French homestore magazine!"…"

Reviewed on 6 Mar 2020

Hotel Le Royal Lyon - MGallery
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Mercure Lyon Centre Saxe Lafayette
Great for families
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £88 per night from 18 Dec to 19 Dec
4.4/5Excellent! (957 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"La chambre est très spacieuse et le personnel très accueillant !"…"

Reviewed on 9 Aug 2020

Mercure Lyon Centre Saxe Lafayette
ibis Styles Lyon Centre - Gare Part Dieu Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £75 per night from 4 Dec to 5 Dec
4.4/5Excellent! (921 reviews)
Families like: playground, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Good balance between loCation, confort and price

"Great location and very clean"…"

Reviewed on 28 Jul 2020

ibis Styles Lyon Centre - Gare Part Dieu Hotel
Hôtel des Artistes
Great for families
3 out of 5
8, Rue Gaspard André, Lyon, Rhone
The price is £82 per night from 25 Dec to 26 Dec
4.4/5Excellent! (955 reviews)
Families like: bicycle rentals nearby, laundry
Travellers say...

"Perfectly staff and lovely breakfast, the rooms are tidy up and"…"

Reviewed on 5 Sep 2020

Hôtel des Artistes
Hôtel ParKest
Great for families
3 out of 5
Impasse Louis de Broglie, Genas
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £50 per night from 11 Dec to 12 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (214 reviews)
Families like: kids' club, playground, extra beds/cots, laundry facilities
Very good value for money and delicious breakfast.

"We stayed here for one night as a stop off when driving to Nice from the UK. The hotel is in a industrial estate however this didn’t bother us as we were just staying for the night then getting up early to continue our trip. The hotel was very clean and modern and I was very impressed. Huge car park ..."…"

Reviewed on 13 Jul 2020

Hôtel ParKest
Staycity Aparthotels Rue Garibaldi
Great for families
3 out of 5
365 rue Garibaldi, (Entrance) 40 rue Camille Roy, Lyon
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £61 per night from 3 Jan to 4 Jan
4.3/5Excellent! (720 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, extra beds/cots, laundry facilities
Travellers say...

"the property was as expected as we know staycity from other places, the car parking was definitely too small for our big car"…"

Reviewed on 6 Sep 2020

Staycity Aparthotels Rue Garibaldi
Lagrange Apart'HOTEL Lyon Lumière
Great for families
The price is £57 per night from 19 Dec to 20 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (1,214 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, extra beds/cots, laundry facilities
Travellers say...

"Very comfortable place to stay with mini apartment feels. Would prefer if rooms were cleaned every day however."…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb 2020

Lagrange Apart'HOTEL Lyon Lumière
Warwick Reine Astrid - Lyon
Great for families
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £113 per night from 17 Dec to 18 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (862 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, babysitting, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cots
A great stay for our family

"The room was great for our family of 5! Spacious and luxurious if a little oldie. Breakfast was not the best organised but the food was good and fresh. We faced a problem with our car before our departure and the receptionist was amazing finding us a garage open on Saturday afternoon and a fantastic ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Feb 2020

Warwick Reine Astrid - Lyon
Novotel Lyon Nord Porte De Lyon
Great for families
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £69 per night from 24 Dec to 25 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (438 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, playground, games room, extra beds/cots
Perfect stopover.

"Very convenient stop-over on the way to the South of France. Great value and superb breakfast buffet. Gated security and ample parking, even for a trailer. Excellent on site restaurant or delicious pizzeria within walking distance."…"

Reviewed on 16 Aug 2020

Novotel Lyon Nord Porte De Lyon
Novotel Lyon Bron Eurexpo
Great for families
4 out of 5
260 Avenue Jean Monnet, Case 17, Bron, Rhone
Free cancellation
The price is £67 per night from 1 Jan to 2 Jan
4.2/5Very Good! (577 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, playground, babysitting, extra beds/cots
Travellers say...

"Great hotel for a family sleep near the airport. We used it for night sleep , and dinner, on the way from the airport to Annecy. Was clean, welcoming and safe for this purpose"…"

Reviewed on 27 Dec 2019

Novotel Lyon Bron Eurexpo
Campanile Lyon Centre - Gare Part Dieu
3 out of 5
Free cancellation
The price is £48 per night from 18 Dec to 19 Dec
4.1/5Very Good! (902 reviews)

"CLose to the station, quick check in very clean though a bit cramped. Good breakfasts, dining staff a bit distant."…"

Reviewed on 5 Mar 2020

Campanile Lyon Centre - Gare Part Dieu
Gatsby Hotel & Restaurant by Happyculture
Great for families
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £86 per night from 24 Dec to 25 Dec
4.1/5Very Good! (415 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, playground, games room, babysitting
Would go there again

"Good hotel for the price. Easy parking and friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on 12 Jul 2020

Gatsby Hotel & Restaurant by Happyculture
Novotel Lyon Gerland Musée des Confluences
Great for families
4 out of 5
70 avenue Leclerc, LYON CEDEX 07, Lyon, Rhone
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £85 per night from 19 Dec to 20 Dec
4.1/5Very Good! (643 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, playground, babysitting, bicycle rentals nearby
Travellers say...

"Room was noisy and gym wasn’t good. Wall were definitely not soundproof."…"

Reviewed on 7 Jan 2020

Novotel Lyon Gerland Musée des Confluences
Hôtel Alexandra
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £60 per night from 11 Dec to 12 Dec
4/5Very Good! (445 reviews)
Nice center and clean boutique hotel

"Great location! On a main shopping street. Right across a metro station and 2 minutes walk from a main station. Very nice clean hotel with a very friendly stuff. Suitable for business and couples"…"

Reviewed on 5 Dec 2019

Hôtel Alexandra
 Q7 Lodge Lyon 7
Great for families
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4/5Very Good! (254 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, laundry facilities
Nice experience

"Nice apparthotel, very clean, big room / appartment. A little bit far away from the center but the metro is in walking distance (5 minutes). Nice experience."…"

Reviewed on 3 Feb 2020

Q7 Lodge Lyon 7
Citadines Part-Dieu Lyon
Great for families
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £71 per night from 23 Dec to 24 Dec
3.9/5Very Good! (707 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, laundry
All good!!!

"Everything about our stay was fine. The personnel was very friendly and helpful. We loved the apartment we stayed and the location of the hotel was perfect."…"

Reviewed on 29 Jan 2020

Citadines Part-Dieu Lyon
Hôtel Bayard Bellecour
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3.9/5Good! (250 reviews)

"Location was excellent for us, we only had an overnight stay but could walk to the old town and other attractions. Dining options were nearby."…"

Reviewed on 17 Jan 2020

Hôtel Bayard Bellecour
Première Classe Lyon Ouest - Tassin
Great for families
The price is £30 per night from 17 Dec to 18 Dec
3.4/5 (668 reviews)
Families like: extra beds/cots, laundry facilities
Really nice place to stay!!

"Everything was great!!"…"

Reviewed on 10 Jan 2020

Première Classe Lyon Ouest - Tassin
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Where should we stay in Lyon?

The historic destination of Lyon is a great choice if you've been thinking about a holiday with the children. The entertainment, museums and restaurants are just some of the things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Arrange a flight into Lyon (LYS-Saint-Exupery), which is located 12 mi (19.3 km) from the city centre. Lyon has 190 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation so you have a variety of choices when choosing where you'd like to stay.

Holidaying families have good things to say about these types of accommodation:

Warwick Reine Astrid - Lyon – Offers a restaurant, laundry facilities and babysitting services. Guests like the helpful staff at this 4-star residence.

Quality Suites Lyon 7 Lodge – Features a restaurant, laundry facilities and free WiFi. The clean rooms and central location make this 4-star residence popular with guests.

Novotel Lyon Centre Part Dieu – Offers a restaurant, laundry facilities and free WiFi. Guests like the comfy beds and clean rooms at this 4-star hotel.

Mercure Lyon Centre Saxe Lafayette – Features a restaurant, babysitting services and free WiFi. The overall comfort and clean rooms make this 5-star hotel popular with guests.

When should we visit Lyon?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family holiday. You can use these tips to plan when to grab the children and head to Lyon.

  • Hottest months: August, July, June and September, with an average temperature of 26°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December and March, with an average temperature of -1°F
  • Driest months: March, August, April and December, with an average rainfall of 2 inches
  • Rainiest months: May, September, June and November, with an average rainfall of 3.25 inches

What should we see and do in Lyon?

While you are visiting Lyon, you may want to round up the youngsters and make time to see interesting attractions such as Lyon Museum of Fine Arts and Lyon Opera. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities such as Lyon City Hall, Terreaux Square and St. Jean Cathedral.

Lyon is also known for its:
  • Theatre
  • Museums
  • Historical sites
  • Entertainment
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping

Getting around Lyon

Lyon has transport options that will make it easy for your family to get around. Take advantage of metro transport at Hotel de Ville - Louis Pradel Station, Croix Paquet Station and Cordeliers Bourse Station. If you want to journey outside of the city, hop aboard a train from Lyon Saint Paul Station, Lyon Perrache Station or Lyon Part-Dieu Station.

Frequently asked questions

What's Lyon like for family-friendly holidays?
The historic destination of Lyon is a good choice if you’ve been considering a getaway with your children. The entertainment, museums and theatres are just a few things that make this an attractive place for families. Arrange a flight into Lyon (LYS-Saint-Exupery), which is located 12 mi (19.3 km) from the centre of Lyon.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday to Lyon?
Staycity Aparthotels Rue Garibaldi is a top 3-star residence on Expedia for families, and features laundry facilities and free WiFi. Other good options for your child-friendly holiday include Warwick Reine Astrid - Lyon and Citadines Part-Dieu Lyon.
How many family-friendly hotels are there in Lyon?
Expedia has 159 hotels in Lyon that are perfect for families.
What's the weather like in Lyon?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 19°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 4°C. Average annual precipitation for Lyon is 813 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Lyon?
While you and your family are visiting Lyon, you may want to explore some child-friendly attractions such as Groupama Stadium and Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in the area’s activities such as Hôtel de Ville de Lyon, Bellecour Square and Basilica of Notre-Dame de Fourvière.
What's the best way for us to get around Lyon?
Take advantage of metro transport at Hotel de Ville - Louis Pradel Station, Croix Paquet Station and Cordeliers Bourse Station. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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