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37 Cours De Verdun, Lyon, France

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133 Total Reviews
  • 95%Value For Money
  • 87%Security
  • 82%Location
  • 85%Staff
  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 89%Cleanliness
  • 84%Facilities

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Lovely people, helpful and hospitable. Merci!


Great place to stay with a few of your mates. Very central and an easy 15 minute walk into the centre. Close to a lot of lovely restaurants.

  • 16th Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • New Zealand
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


More of a modern, but basic hotel than a hostel. It was a 3 minute walk from the train station (Lyon-Parrache), 10-15 minute walk to the Ferris Wheel at the town center, and a 20 minute walk to the Old Town. The location was perfect since we did not have to drag our luggage very far from the train station. Overall, the Hotelo was very clean and quiet.

  • 27th Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)


The hotel is OK, but there was a bad inconvenient. Unluckily, I was not able to reach Lyon with my car because heavy snow blocked me in Lausanne. I expected to lose the caution for the first night, but with my bad surprise the manager of the hotel charged me full price, saying that I should have cancelled the booking two days before, but in fact I had booked just the day before. Since the rules are not really clear for these situations, he could have met me at a middle point, but he didn't.

  • 30th Jan 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Italy
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)

Owner Comment (Hide)
Hi, thanks for your comment. I am Olivier Maisonnasse the new manager (just took avoer the property on the 1/7/15. Please feel free to contact me for your next stay at the hotel, I'll try to find a deal in order to make the situation better and improve your futur stay. Regards Olivier

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