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Cour des Loges
Cour des Loges

6 rue du Boeuf, Lyon 69005

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4.4 out of 5 (341 reviews)

This family-friendly Lyon hotel is located near the airport, within a 5-minute walk of Lyon History Museum and St. Jean …

£188
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Le Gourguillon
Le Gourguillon

46 montée Gourguillon, lyon

3.6 out of 5 (31 reviews)

Located in 5th Arrondissement, this luxury guesthouse is within a 10-minute walk of Odéon, St. Jean Cathedral, and Gallo-Roma …

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La Grange de Fourvière
La Grange de Fourvière

89 quai Pierre Scize, Lyon 69005

Located in 5th Arrondissement, this bed & breakfast is within a 15-minute walk of Quai de Bondy Vaporetto Stop, Lyon Museum o …

£66
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Appart Ambiance - Saint Paul
Appart Ambiance - Saint Paul

Various Addresses, Lyon 69005

These apartments are located throughout the area in Lyon.

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Okko Hotels Lyon Pont Lafayette
Okko Hotels Lyon Pont Lafayette

14 bis, quai General Sarrail, Lyon 69006

4.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (399 reviews)

Located in 6th Arrondissement, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Musée de l'Imprimerie, Lyon Opera, and Lyon City Hall …

£102
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Hotel Athena
Hotel Athena

45 Boulevard Marius Vivier Merle, Lyon 69003

3.0 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (1,088 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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Sofitel Lyon Bellecour
Sofitel Lyon Bellecour

20 Quai Gailleton, Lyon 69288

5.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (374 reviews)

Located in 2nd Arrondissement, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Musée des Arts Décoratifs and Textile Museum. …

£130
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Campanile Lyon Centre-Berges du Rhône
Campanile Lyon Centre-Berges du Rhône

4-6 Rue Mortier, Lyon 69003

3.0 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (390 reviews)

Located in 3rd Arrondissement, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Bellecour Square and Place des Jacobins. Lyon Opera …

£50
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ibis Styles Lyon La Part Dieu
ibis Styles Lyon La Part Dieu

54 Rue De La Villette, Lyon 69003

3.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (480 reviews)

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

£55
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Novotel Lyon Centre Part Dieu
Novotel Lyon Centre Part Dieu

47 Boulevard Vivier Merle, Lyon 69429

4.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (644 reviews)

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

£76
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Pocket Guide: Lyon City Centre Old Lyon Hotels

Old Lyon is a walkable neighborhood that's popular for its restaurants and bars. The neighborhood has many charming qualities, its college atmosphere among the more noteworthy. You can experience some local theater, or enjoy the natural beauty of the riverfront. Hotels in Old Lyon provide a good starting point for sightseeing in and around the Lyon area.

Sightseeing around Old Lyon

The museums and theaters provide some cultural flavor, while the monuments and historic sites offer insight into local lore. Study the collections at Gallo-Roman Museum, Lyon History Museum, or Lyon Museum of Fine Arts. You can check out the local talent at Guignol Theater, Theatre des Celestins, and Lyon Opera. Monuments like Notre Dame Basilica, Metallic Tower, and St. Jean Cathedral are well regarded. Swing by Roman Theatres of Fourviere, Place des Jacobins, and Maison des Canuts to learn about local history. Take a tour of campus around University of Lyon II, Jean Moulin University, or Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon. Bring the family to Quai Tilsit Vaporetto Stop, Quai de Bondy Vaporetto Stop, and Confluence Vaporetto Stop.

Popular activities in the area include shopping and being pampered at a spa. Esplanade de Fourviere, Tete d'Or Park, or Ile Barbe are ideal spots to enjoy the outdoors. Lyon Confluence Shopping Center, Part Dieu Mall, and Transbordeur are other spots for some local fun.

Some of the area's most popular sights are Bellecour Square, Terreaux Square, and Textile Museum. You can also stop by Saint Martin d'Ainay Abbey, Place Carnot, and Place de la Croix Rousse.

Getting around Old Lyon

Ready to get out and explore the city? Vieux Lyon Station is the closest metro station. If you want to head out of town, you can hop aboard a train at Lyon Saint Paul Station.

At 12.4 miles (20 km), Lyon (LYS-Saint-Exupery) is the closest major airport to Old Lyon. The next closest airport is Saint-Etienne (EBU-Saint-Etienne - Loire Intl.), located 30.1 miles (48.5 km) away.

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