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Hotel des Artistes

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Good points: location; lots of well-regarded restaurants in the vicinity. Bad points: location. If you have a car, there’s (apparently) no on-site parking, and if you’re walking, it’s a fair way to anywhere you might want to go. The road system is incomprehensible, and waving down a taxi is probably a forlorn hope. Positives: spotless; negatives, my room was small,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel des Artistes is brilliantly located in the Presqu'Ile area of Lyon between the rivers. It is everything a French 3 star hotel should be but most often isn't. The rooms and bathrooms are comfortable and well appointed. The beds are extremely comfortable and the aircon is effective and near silent. Breakfast is all you would want and served in... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent one night at the hotel and its location is a perfect base for exploring Lyon. There are many attractions within walking distance (I recommend walking up to Notre Dame Basilica and to the roman amphitheatre). Nearby, there are plenty of restaurants and bars both on Rue Merciere and in the old town. The hotel is some distance away... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

We always stay at this hotel when In Lyon. It's a small, comfy, hotel reasonably priced and well positioned . Pay a little extra for a larger room and you will not be disappointed. 24 hour desk service is a plus.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

My friend and I LOVED our stay here! Lyon was our last stop in France, and this hotel gave us the best experience. The hotel is very conveniently located in Lyon in quick walking distance from several attractions and shopping. The rooms are exceptionally clean and very comfortable. The concierge was extremely helpful throughout our stay, answering all our questions... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

3 Stars in France are always a bit tricky as they can have a high standard or not (most cases). Not in this case - this 3 star was superb!!! Well above normal French 3 star standard! The + Location (best location in my view) Bathrooms - all redone and large Rooms are large (except single rooms and the room... More 

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Amherst, MA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Located on a small street in the center of Lyon's "peninsula" this hotel offers good value and convenience. Easy access to many tourist sites, public transit, etc. Staff was very pleasant and helpful (English-speaking). Beds comfortable, bathrooms fine. Only complaint is that their air conditioning was barely adequate in very hot weather.

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Very, very small room, even by French standards, but it was clean and comfortable and quiet. Walk a half block to the river for great views of the old town, especially at night when the cathedral on top of the hill is beautifully lite. There didn't seem to be a lot of restaurants around the hotel, but again, it's only... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

My son and I really enjoyed this hotel. We lucked out with room facing square with theatre on a night when a circus like act performed out in the square. A lucky treat. Room is spacious and bathroom well appointed. Staff very friendly and professional. A little old world charm in a smaller setting. Good location close to most and... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Great location in the center of Lyon. Walking distance to hundreds of restaurants, shops, bars, and the Vieux Lyon. Car parking under ground right outside hotel is a bonus. Breakfast in hotel was a bargain at 13.5Eur, with eggs cooked to order, fresh fruits, pastries, cured meats, juices, and coffee, cappuccino, or espresso. The Staff was extremely gracious, helping me... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Additional Information about Hotel des Artistes

Address: 8 rue Gaspard Andre, 69002, Lyon, France
Location: France > Rhone-Alpes > Rhone > Lyon
Price Range: $114 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel des Artistes 3*
Number of rooms: 45
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Also Known As:
Des Artistes Hotel
Des Artistes Lyon
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#17 Family Hotel in Lyon
#34 Business Hotel in Lyon
#34 Romantic Hotel in Lyon
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