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Cool & Bed

Certificate of Excellence
32 quai Arloing, 69009 Lyon, France
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Ranked #3 of 47 Specialty Lodging in Lyon
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Port Coquitlam, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The first thing i noticed was how individualized each bed was. every bunk comes with your own electrical plugs, a cubby, locker, and reading light. Most hostels ive stayed at have central utilities that everyone has to share, but with cool & bed everyone has their own. The showers and bathrooms were quite modern and clean. The kitchen is fully... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Rooms where funky, showers were clean and staff were super friendly and helpful giving us directions of trying to get a meal in town as well as getting to the train station. Extra plus that they can do laundry for us late at night. I would recommend.

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Hi I stayed at the hostel in November last year and would have been generally happy about the stay but as others I paid 5 Euros for a key for my locker and had all my cash stolen out of the locked locker, no tampering, no broken lock, while I was out for the day someone with a key went... More 

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Prague, Hlavni Mesto Praha, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Very sympathetic staff, clean and lovely rooms and hostel, useful kitchen. +PROs Very helpful and cheerful staff Clean beds Clean and spacious rooms Electricity plugs in every bed stand/shelf Good Lockers Possibility to borrow locks Above avaverage kitchen Good Breakfast ready at 7am sharp (tea,coffee,orange juice,cereal, fresh bread, jam) Good wifi, even in the rooms -CONs Cold: I had read... More 

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Naples, Italy
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

I was in this hostel for just one night with two friends. It is very well organised, every bed has its own light and plug, with a small shelf. The atmosphere is very relaxed and people working there are really really friendly and laid back. It is the kind of place that makes you feel like you never want to... More 

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naples
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

the hostel is in a good position: 7 minutes from the old city center by bike and the "biking path" to get there was a pleasure for the eyes too=) the hostel is very clean, the staff is helpful which makes the hostal a very cosy place to stay. With a 5 euro deposit,which they give back to you at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

The hostel is great: everything went as expected if not even better! First is one of the few hostel in the city, its position is very comfortable to move by bike and also by subway. The neighborhood is calm, as were the dorms, even the 16 people ones. Each bed has a small shelf, a light, sheets and covers, and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

This hostel is very clean and colourful. Staff are helpful and fun. Nice bar and common area. Cheap and tasty food. The female showers were nice, with a hair dryer. There is a useful bus right outside. The dorms were clean and quite spacious. Even if Lyons backpackers weren't as limited as they are I would still stay here. The... More 

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Brussel
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The hostel is just great! Very nice people, clean and close to the (old) center (metro or walk along the river). The atmosphere is very nice and chill too. The owners were very kind and helpfuI. I would definitely recommend it if you would like to spend a few days in Lyon and stay in a hostel.

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Hands down the best hostel I've stayed at. Im in my second week of traveling through France and this takes the cake. Mathew (the owner) is a legend and gave us free drinks all the time. The food is a great price and the atmosphere is great for meeting people. Cannot speak highly enough of the place. Order 'The David'... More 

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