We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Hotel Silky by HappyCulture

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Hotel Silky by HappyCulture
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"},"moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel"},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

507 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 157: English reviews
Basel, Switzerland
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I visit Lyon regularly and this was probably one of the best hotel experiences I've had in this city. The hotel's location is excellent and the staff super friendly. Very nice decor. Breakfast on the other hand could use a little improvement...particularly in terms of variety of choices. Other than this I would highly recommend it.

Helpful?
Thank MrProper
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent hotel, ideally situated, very friendly and efficacious personnel and a very spacious room (201). Would gladly return. Our daughter really enjoyed the stay. The cherry on the cake is of course the wine and cheese offered every afternoon which we enjoyed sitting at the terrace. All the nice boutiques located in proximity are only adding to the pleasant experience.

Helpful?
Thank Platon P
Kincumber, Australia
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a quaint Hotel situated very centrally, close to the shopping district and tourist attractions as well as the foody street. I stayed in a twin room which was adequate for the 1 night stay with a modern bathroom. I had a balcony overlooking the street. Being on the top floor there was a strange noise all night which... More 

Helpful?
Thank Lindy A
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The staff was extremely welcoming and heplful, made us feel at home in a heartbeat. Very nice design and colors, cozy room. The location is great, easy to reach pretty much everything you want to see in Lyon by walking.

Helpful?
Thank Nik S
Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently stayed here and thoroughly enjoyed my stay. The staff are so so friendly and the hotel has every appearance of a modern one- free bottled water, sweets and a Nespresso machine available for guests. Also loved the interior! The location is perfect, right in the centre of Lyon. The manager/owner is so helpful and enthusiastic. Just two notes-... More 

Helpful?
Thank Aoife M
Washington, D.C.
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I so loved the hotel and will recommend the hotel to all. Karine, Sebastien and Julien and I might be forgetting other staff were so nice and helpful with maps and everything for a very enjoyable stay. I stayed in a small room and it was just perfect with all new modern bathroom. The Silky Hotel was renamed as Karine... More 

Helpful?
Thank Moniqueom
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a beautiful and comfortable hotel! All the decor and colors are amazing, the whole propriety is spotless. The room is very cozy, relaxing, spacious and quiet, a pleasure to spend time there. Bed and pillows are super comfy. Bathroom and shower are superb! They only serve cold breakfast which was delicious and fresh, the breakfast room is pretty and... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank W T
grandhotel69, RECEPTION at Hotel Silky by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Mr Wt, thank you for your comments, all the HAPPY CULTURE and SPIRIT of the hotel is well summarized. indeed, we like Customers feel like in their sweet home. All the team of the SILKY HOTEL wish you a good end of summer. More 

1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing stay for 1 night, we loved the hotel…Few minutes walking to the river and old city, just 2 mins of the metro and buses, very handy... Incredible attention of the guy in the reception, always prepare to help with everything. Very good breakfast, not many things but enough…Great idea of happy hours between 18-20h tasting local products, direct in... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Adriana M
grandhotel69, Reception. at Hotel Silky by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Adriana M, Juanjo, Alexander and Sebastian were all very happy to welcome you. And, we all like the HAPPY HOUR , music and good wine, it's so joyfully moment we like to share with the customers. Thank you for your stay. All the team of the SILKY HOTEL. More 

1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely one of the best "boutique" hotel I visited in the past years. Location is perfect, close to everything, neighbourhood is really nice and most important, the personal is friendly and always there to help you.

Helpful?
2 Thank Christian D
grandhotel69, Reception. at Hotel Silky by HappyCulture, responded to this review

Dear Mr Christian D, thank you so much for your comments, indeed we are situated on a beautiful french little place! It's a real pleasure to welcome our customers that choose the "HAPPY CULTURE LABEL"! for everyone feel like at home.. All the team of the SILKY HOTEL wish you an excellent end of summer. More 

Tours, France
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They serve us free tasting of wine with snacks in the evening. The breakfast is good. One regrettable point is that the basin for washing my face is a little too small. Other than that, the hotel was good.

Helpful?
Thank keikomurana
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

162 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (130)
Viewed
View from Room (6)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (37)
Viewed
Room/Suite (37)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (16)
Viewed
Other (32)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (32)
Viewed
Room/Suite (13)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Other (15)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Lyon hotels
Cordeliers - Jacobins
Mercure Lyon Centre Beaux Arts
Cordeliers - Jacobins
Citadines Presqu'ile Lyon
Cordeliers - Jacobins
BEST WESTERN Lyon St-Antoine
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Elysee Hotel
#64 of 190 in Lyon
4.0 of 5 stars 162 reviews
Globe et Cecil
#57 of 190 in Lyon
4.0 of 5 stars 325 reviews
Hotel des Artistes
#38 of 190 in Lyon
4.0 of 5 stars 332 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
More than a comfortable place to stay, the new boutique immerses HappyCulture guests in a 100% Lyonnaise experience. Located in the heart of the city, the Silky invites customers in a universe steeped in history. The 46 rooms to reveal different colors beautiful moldings and cornices, in a spirit of mansion cozy and contemporary. High ceilings, Italian shower, decoration retro graphics. Equipped with TV 82 cm, espresso machines and tea, free WIFI and loan pocket wifi. Guests are invited each evening to our HappyTime wine route and the Lyon terroir. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Silky by HappyCulture

Address: 2 Place Francisque Regaud, 69002, Lyon, France (Formerly Grand Hotel de la Paix)
Location: France > Rhone-Alpes > Rhone > Lyon > Cordeliers - Jacobins
Price Range: $82 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Silky by HappyCulture 3*
Number of rooms: 46
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Expedia, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Priceline, Cheap Tickets, Agoda, Odigeo and Travelocity so you can book your Hotel Silky by HappyCulture reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Grand Hotel Lyon
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay