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Hotel Sofitel Lyon Bellecour - Lyon

5 star Hotel Lyon

20 Quai Gailleton - Lyon

Price starting from 148.00
The Sofitel Lyon is a luxury hotel in Lyon Presqu’île area, between the banks of the river Rhone and Place Bellecour square, within walking distance of art galleries and the antiquarian district.

A member of the Sofitel Hotel Chain, the Sofitel Lyon offers comfortable accommodations, along with top-quality services and amenities including a flower shop, a bellhop, a hairdresser, a friendly cocktail bar, an elegant piano bar, a brasserie restaurant serving lunch and dinner, and a gourmet restaurant, Les Trois Dome, which boasts 1 Michelin star and outstanding views over Lyon and the river Rhone.

Featuring private parking facilities, wireless Internet access, child care services, and a business center with 12 fully-equipped meeting rooms, this city hotel is the perfect spot for a business stay in Lyon. Fitness facilities and steam room round off the amenities. 
Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 8.0 Very Good
Based on 18 hotel reviews © 2015

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Breakfast at Hotel Sofitel Lyon Bellecour

A buffet breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM for a fee.

Hotel Facilities at Sofitel Lyon Bellecour

  • Business Center
  • Meeting Room
  • Conference room
  • Baby sitter
  • Laundry service
  • Lift/elevator
  • Hairdresser
  • Room service - 24 hour
  • Gift shop
  • Shops in the hotel
  • Entire property is non-smoking
  • Laundry room
  • Gym
  • Multilingual staff
  • Newspapers
  • Front desk - safety deposit box
  • Front desk - 24 hour
  • Concierge
  • City tour
  • Cafeteria
  • Snack bar
  • Steam bath
  • Turkish bath
  • Internet/Email services
  • TV Lounge
  • Valet service
  • Private parking

Know before you go

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • One child 11 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Check-in: between 2 PM and midnight.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: EUR 26 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 24 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Unless otherwise indicated, the charges below are not included in the overall room price. If not included in the overall room price, they will be charged by the property at check-in or check-out. Charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book. This property told us they will charge you for the following:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.65 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 13 years of age.
  • Resort fee: EUR 1.65 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

National rating

This hotel has received its official star rating from the French Tourism Development Agency, ATOUT France.

Hotel Sofitel Lyon Bellecour is also known as

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Sofitel Lyon Bellecour Hotel reviews

8.3 Very Good
  • July 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Australia

Good location, within walking distance of sights. Great for business or leisure.

6.2 Fair
  • June 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • Italy

The Hotel is "OK" nothing special, nothing bad. It is close to the old town. Parts of the city (Croix Russe) are extremely dirty and decadent.

9.0 Wonderful!
  • April 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • France

twin bed room overlooking river The only downside was the strange doors on the bathroom/toilet that did not close

9.2 Wonderful!
  • August 2013
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Mexico

8.1 Very Good
  • May 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Belgium

7.9 Good
  • March 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • France

9.4 Outstanding!
  • November 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Switzerland

8.8 Excellent
  • November 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Luxembourg

6.7 Fair
  • July 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • France

10 Outstanding!
  • October 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Australia

8.9 Excellent
  • December 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • France

9.0 Wonderful!
  • December 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Italy

7.5 Good
  • June 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Switzerland

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7.4 Good
  • January 2013
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • France

  • March 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Germany

9.9 Outstanding!
  • August 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Spain

7.1 Good
  • March 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with young children
  • Tunisia

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Room Details

Book your luxury accommodation at Sofitel Lyon Bellecour, offering 164 guest rooms with MP3 docking stations and designer toiletries. Guests can kick back at the end of a busy day and enjoy flat-screen televisions with satellite channels and pay movies. Corporate travelers will benefit from free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as desks, safes and phones during their La Presqu'ile visit.

A good night's sleep in comfortable beds with premium bedding will have visitors waking up refreshed and well-rested throughout their vacation or business trip. Private bathrooms are outfitted with bathrobes, slippers and hair dryers. Minibars and complimentary bottled water are supplied in each room to facilitate basic travel needs. Additional guest comforts include climate control, soundproofing and air conditioning.

Bathroom toiletries are provided free of charge. Irons/ironing boards can be provided on request.

Accommodation Services

  • Telephone
  • Air conditioning
  • Pay-Per-View
  • Mini bar
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Ironing facilities on request
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • Safe
  • Desk
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Wireless Internet access

How to reach Sofitel Lyon Bellecour Hotel

By car
From Highway A6 (E15): continue through the Tunnel de Fourvière, then take the Lyon Presqu'Ile exit. Stay on the left lane heading towards Lyon Bellecour. Once alongside the river continue straight ahead until you reach Rue Sala. Turn left, then right into Rue de la Charité and right again into Rue Bienner.

By train
From Lyon Part-Dieu train station: take the Métro B underground line, direction Stade de Gerland, until Saxe Gambetta. Change to Métro D, direction Gare de Vaise, and get off at Bellecour station.
From Lyon Perrache train station: Take the Métro A underground line, direction Laurent Bonnevay, and get off at Bellecour station.

By airplane
From Lyon Saint-Exupéry International Airport: Airport shuttle service runs every 20 minutes to Lyon Perrache station, Lyon Part-Dieu station and Lyon city center.

Distances from Hotel Sofitel Lyon Bellecour

Textile Museum - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
University of Lyon II - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Bellecour Square - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Saint Martin d'Ainay Abbey - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Place Carnot - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Theatre des Celestins - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Quai Tilsit Vaporetto Stop - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Centre d'Histoire de la Resistance et de la Deportation - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
St. Jean Cathedral - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Lyon Courthouse - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Gallo-Roman Museum - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Lyon History Museum - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Esplanade de Fourviere - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Guignol Theater - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Notre Dame Basilica - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
The closest major airports to Sofitel Lyon Bellecour are:
Lyon (LYN-Lyon Bron) - 8.7 km / 5.4 mi
Lyon (LYS-Saint-Exupery) - 18.9 km / 11.8 mi

The preferred airport for Sofitel Lyon Bellecour is Lyon (LYS-Saint-Exupery).

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Transportation services Hotel Sofitel Lyon Bellecour

  • Valet service
  • Private parking