Head off to explore Lyon with B&B HOTELS’ top tips
Looking for the perfect destination for a break with friends, family, or as a couple? Lyon offers the ideal short break in a historically preserved city, perfect for exploring on foot or by bike.
Discover our à la carte activity ideas for an unforgettable stay in one of the most dynamic cities in France and book your hotel room in Lyon!
On vacation in the capital of the Gauls? You have made the right choice since it is the second most cultural city in France: in each of its districts there are many districts classified as World Heritage by UNESCO, such as Fourvière, where the archaeological park and the museum of religious art promise you a trip back in time. It is also known to be the city of French silk!
It is the ideal destination for people who want to take advantage of their vacation for cultural, sports, gastronomic visits (many restaurants, cafés, and the famous Bouchons Lyonnais await you for all budgets), or for shopping in the city center or a large shopping mall nearby.
The perfect conditions to come for a few days with your family and friends, or to organize your business seminars, in one of the business districts of Lyon.
Looking for an affordable place to stay in Lyon? Book your stay in Lyon with B&B HOTELS for guaranteed excellent value for your money!
Each of our hotels has air-conditioned rooms with private bathrooms, high-speed WiFi, and a wide choice of fresh à la carte breakfast products.
Choose from one of our establishments in the city: hotel in Lyon Monplaisir 8th, hotel in Lyon Gare Perrache 2nd, or our hotel in Lyon Gare Part Dieu.
Travelling by plane or car? Opt for hotels in the vicinity of Lyon near public transport to reach the city center in a few minutes: discover our hotel in Tassin-la-Demi-Lune at the gates of the Vaise district, stay in our hotel in the Cité Internationale district.
Discover our hotel in the east of Lyon near Eurexpo and our B&B HOTEL Lyon Eurexpo Bron, which is 5 minutes drive from Lyon-Bron Business Airport.
Our two hotels also allow you to stay less than 30 minutes from the Lyon TGV station/Lyon Saint-Exupéry airport.
Also consider our hotel in the south of Lyon Mermoz, a famous district which owes its architecture to Tony Garnier. The latter is located not far from the Porte de Parilly.
If you are traveling to Lyon by plane only, our hotels near Lyon Saint-Exupéry, in Saint-Bonnet-de-Mure and in Saint-Quentin-Fallavier airport will meet your needs!
You want a quiet place to stay? Consider our B&B HOTEL Lyon Nord. This establishment is ideally located near Villeurbanne. Easy to access since it is located near the Lyon Part-Dieu train station in the Villette district, it is also a good starting point to go for a walk in the Parc de la Tête d'Or.
For those who wish to stay near Lyon, book a room in our hotel in Saint-Priest.
Looking for accommodations for a sporting event?
Football fans or ardent supporters of Olympique Lyonnais can discover our hotel, just a stone’s throw from Groupama Stadium! Interested in watching a Top 14 rugby match? Are you a fan of Lyon OU? Book your night in our hotel near Stade Gerland near the Léo Lagrange district!
These areas come alive with the rhythm of sports and are conveniently accessible by means of various subway lines, just a stone's throw from our establishments, open Monday through Saturday from 5:00 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. and Sunday from 6:00 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.
To the west of Lyon, our hotel is also just a few steps away from Lyon's large stadium, Groupama Stadium. Another advantage of our B&B HOTEL: its proximity to le Grand Large. This body of water that is more than 150 hectares allows you to enjoy various aquatic activities.
Sports-minded friends, our budget hotels in Lyon are waiting for you!
To make the most of your time in the region, get a Lyon City Card. You can purchase a card lasting from one up to 4 days. It allows you entry to all the museums in Lyon and unlimited access to public transport.
This practical and economical option gives you access to many cultural sites and attractions at a very reasonable rate. After a hearty breakfast in our hotel, visit the first district of Lyon, located in the heart of the city, or other equally charming districts such as Guillotière, Place des Terreaux, Lyon Confluence, Halle Tony Garnier, or Croix Rousse.
With or without a guide, don't forget to cross the Pont Lafayette, or go to the Lyon university district, one of the most dynamic in the city.
The many museums, art centers, and monuments will exceed the expectations of any art enthusiast. Also make the most of your stay to visit the Musée des Confluences located on the Presqu'Île de Lyon. With its unique architecture, it is the ideal place for a family outing or for couples, as you can easily access it by walking along the banks of the Saône.
Looking for something more original? Enjoy an uninterrupted view of the City of Lights by taking a cruise on the Saône river. From there, you can explore Presqu’Île with its Musée de Confluences or go all the way to Barbe Island.
Spending a weekend or several days in Lyon? Go on an excursion through the Rhône vineyards! In the evening, you will return to your hotel room in Lyon enchanted by these wide open spaces and the discovery of vineyard expertise.
What would a weekend in Lyon be like if you missed the city's emblematic tourist spots, such as the discovery of Vieux-Lyon and its downtown area?
Located at the top of the hill offering an incredible panorama on the city, the basilica Notre-Dame de Fourvière is known by all and is a key place for the cultural and tourist activity of the city.
From one of our hotels in Lyon, you can easily reach the top of the Fourvière Hill by funicular or on foot through the lively pedestrian streets and other alleyways.
You can also make the most of your trip by strolling through the Vieux-Lyon (Lyon Old Town), with its mixture of Medieval and Renaissance history. Take the opportunity to explore Saint-Jean Cathedral.
The Croix-Rousse quarter is also a must-see for anyone visiting Lyon. This authentic village, right at the heart of the metropolis, is full of narrow streets and alleyways that lend themselves perfectly to strolling around whilst admiring the many murals decorating the walls. Do not miss the incredible Fresco des Canuts!
Are you looking for an ideal activity for your family stay near your hotel? Why not head to the Tête d’Or Park to the north of Lyon, near the Cité Internationale quarter. Your children will be amazed by the discovery of different species of animals. Success guaranteed!
You can also choose to go for a bike ride, which is ideal for family outings, take the opportunity to discover the Place Bellecour and its many mansions, and the Quartier des Terreaux.
What would a stay in Lyon be without tasting the many regional culinary specialties? Take a break in one of the many "bouchons" of Lyon to discover the typical gastronomy of the city!
Lyon is a city with over 2,000 years of history. So obviously, it has left its mark!
In order to appreciate this, you just have to go to the old districts which testify to the ancient past of the capital of Gaul!
The ancient city has often been the scene of revolts such as that of the Canuts in the 19th century. Partially destroyed during the Second World War, it owes its revival to Jean Moulin. A blend of the past and the present, today, the city extends along the banks of its two rivers. Do you prefer the Saône or the Rhône?
Looking for a little break from the hustle and bustle of a business trip or a weekend with the family in Lyon? Relax in the Parc de la Tête d'Or, go window-shopping in the Carré d'Or, stroll on the slopes of the Croix-Rousse, stroll in the Vieux-Lyon with its Saint-Jean district where you will find many restaurants, or discover the business district of the Part Dieu. It’s up to you to choose!
Lovers of architecture will be enthralled! The Fourvière Basilica, the Musée des Beaux-Arts, the Maison des Canuts, the opera: these are the essentials not to be missed, especially since they have earned Lyon a place on UNESCO's World Heritage List!
In December 2022, the city of Lyon will shine brightly for its traditional and annual Great Festival of Lights. To celebrate this event, all our hotels in downtown Lyon and in the suburbs will be happy to welcome you to discover unique and ephemeral creations specially installed in Lyon for the occasion, with your head in the stars.
There is always something happening in the Rhône capital! From the International Dance Biennial to the Fourvière Nights, from the Nuits sonores to the Festival of Lights, the city will make you feel alive all year long! Do not hesitate, join the party and the euphoria of Lyon and book a hotel room.
With all the comforts, our hotel rooms will welcome you with many amenities, whether you are in Lyon for business or for a perfect romantic getaway. Enjoy all our services, including unlimited WiFi access, and count on our teams to meet your needs throughout your stay!
Find the accommodation in Lyon that suits you
Take advantage of your stay in our many hotels in Lyon near the center of the city to discover the Mini World Lyon. Young and old, admire magical scenes like “Honey, I shrunk Lyon”. The whole city is reproduced there: the Place Bellecour and the Terreaux, the Grand Hôtel Dieu, the hill of La Croix Rousse.
Enjoy the comfort of B&B HOTELS quality accommodation in the city center for your nights, and the splendor of the largest urban park in France for your days. From the hotel, head towards the Parc de la Tête d'Or on the banks of the Rhône and near the Cité Internationale. Its zoological park is an ideal place for a family outing in Lyon. Head for the Museum and the Roman theaters where the whole family can take a leap into history and discover the life of the inhabitants of the time.
Need a place to stay for a sightseeing trip?
For your stay, choose from our hotels in Lyon the one that will be best located according to your needs. All our hotels in Lyon are easily accessible from Saint Exupéry airport or the Perrache or Part-Dieu TGV station. Spend your nights in an establishment located near the city's must-see places such as Lyon Centre, the Croix Rousse district, the Perrache district, Place Bellecour, Part Dieu. Discover between the Rhône and the Saône the Lyon peninsula and its Saint Martin basilica.
The B&B HOTEL you choose will offer you an affordable room with many amenities and services, such as luggage storage, high-speed WiFi, or air conditioning. The availability of baby beds and the elevator will allow you to fully enjoy your stay with a young child. Are you travelling by car? There is always a private or public parking lot near our facilities so that you can park your vehicle easily.
Did you know...? Lyon has set up the Lane high-speed carpooling solution to make it easier to get around the city. It’s handy!
Don't hesitate any longer and come and discover the City of Light by staying in one of our B&B HOTELS!