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Hotel du Simplon

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3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent one night in Lyon on a road trip and stayed here. It was a cute room with AC and close to the river, so it was easy to walk around the city with not a lot of time to explore! Skip the breakfast - it's all bread or cheap pastries. Cheaper to opt for something out, even if... More 

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Penang, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good and convenient location..walking distance to train station, eating places and shopping area. Friendly and helpful staff. Nice and cosy hotel . Room cosy except for the small bathroom.Will go back and stay if visiting Lyon again

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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for three nights at the beginning of our two week holiday in France, and also spent the last night of our holiday here. We had a double room which was a bit small, but very clean and comfortable and very good for the price. It was also lovely and quiet. The hotel room also had really good... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

The reviews for this hotel were quite good, so we booked a room for 2 nights in Hotel du Simplon for a city trip to Lyon. We were disappointed. The room was very loud and we could hear everything from the street and the bad room was small. The breakfast room was a mess: In additionation to bad coffee there... More 

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Sheffield
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

We stayed in this hotel for one week and were very comfortable. It is a lovely place, with lots of individual charm. We had a twin room, not large, but enough space and with good storage and a good sized shower room. It was well decorated, spotless and towels were changed several times during our stay. The staff are all... More 

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

We picked this hotel due to its central location and low price, and were pleasantly surprised at how good it was. The hotel is charming, decorated in a 1920's style, with very helpful staff and quiet rooms. Rooms were small but plenty of storage space and comfy beds, no issues at all. Again, a stand out for the price paid... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Perfect hotel for whom only wants a room for resting. Near of public transports. Between two metro stations. About fifteen minutes from the turistic center and the new city zone , Confluence. Friendly staff.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

The hotel offers an excellent value for money. It is a two stars hotel; do not expect nothing special. Though simple, the room was clean, the reception people were helpful and friendly, and the location is very convenient. It is very close to the Perrache Station and in a walking-distance from the main touristic area. Anda the internet worked just... More 

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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Great location near one of the main stations, nice interesting local area, very handy for public transport. Quiet, which meant I could finish off work in the room. Very comfortable bed, modern bathroom where everything worked, very helpful staff. We don't eat breakfast so can't comment but it sounded a lot better than the usual chain hotel breakfasts. Interesting, independent... More 

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Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

Stayed 3 nights, great location to explore Lyon on foot. Lovely simple breakfast, homemade jams a real treat, great coffee. Price paid per room, breakfast extra, but worth the money, sets you up for the day, car park nearby extra.

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Additional Information about Hotel du Simplon

Address: 11 rue Duhamel, 69002, Lyon, France
Location: France > Rhone-Alpes > Rhone > Lyon > Carnot - Gailleton
Price Range: $64 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel du Simplon 2*
Number of rooms: 37
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Also Known As:
Du Simplon Hotel
Du Simplon Lyon
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#16 Best Value Hotel in Lyon
#25 Family Hotel in Lyon
#38 Business Hotel in Lyon
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