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Warwickshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

I stayed for one night as in Lyon for the European Rugby Final, booked a twin room and was put on the 7th floor. Friendly welcome in relatively spacious (by French standards) lobby. Room was clean and a good size. Separate toilet and bathroom with toiletries. Only negative would be the handheld shower but not a huge issue. Modern flat... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

We booked three days after our team Saracens won their semifinal of the European Championship and were drawn to play the final against Racing 92 of Paris and we were hard pushed to find a hotel near the Parc Olimpique in Lyon where the game was played. We booked The Hotel Ariana and found it easily with sat nav having... More 

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Hochheim, Hessen, Germany
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36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

This is NOT a hotel I'd go back to. It is close to underground, has WIFI and air conditioning and the staff was nice. Location was far from historic district, so the public transportation was a life-saver. Schlep back via subway and what have you got? A room that does not make you happy - bad smells, no view, little... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Do not go! cleanliness limit, carpet out of age, creepy atmosphere and really high prices compared to the service ... Do not repeat. internet does not work; they don't have a air conditione; you can't change the temp of the heat, all night you hear the Traffic outdoor, and 11 euro for the parking per day !!!!!! for what!!!!!!!!

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Regensburg, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I stayed here for a week in June, on a business trip to Lyon. The location is good, the nearest metro (subway) station (Gratte Ciel) is a two-minute walk, and the train station, Lyon Part-Dieu, can be reached in about 15 minutes with the metro. Many small bars and cafés in the vicinity, and also the famous park (Parc de... More 

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Vratsa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2010

It's dirty, do not correspond to the pics you will see on the Internet The staff is not nice-French "style" -artificial courtesy

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dublin, ie/albany, ny
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2010

This place was absolutely appalling. It was DEFINITELY not a three star - questionable as to whether it would even be a two star. The hotel is, overall, old and dirty and the service is exceptionally unhelpful. The room was much too hot to sleep, and if you opened the window, it was much too loud. When I went downstairs... More 

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Chandler
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2009

This hotel is very small, old and dirty. The staff is not very friendly. There were small bugs in the bathtub and sink and bed. There is no restaurant or lounge. Breakfast was mediocre. Food and shopping nearby was not so bad.

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Northern Ireland
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2008

this hotel does not deserve a 3 star status. during a trip around europe i arrived at hotel ariana to be surprised at how gloomy the hotel was. the lobby area was tiny and dull and as pleasent as a public toilet. when i recieved my key from the unpleasent receptionist me and my partner crammed into the lift for... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Hotel Ariana

Address: 163 cours Emile Zola, 69100 Villeurbanne, Lyon, France
Location: France > Rhone-Alpes > Rhone > Lyon > Villeurbanne
Price Range: $74 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Ariana 3*
Number of rooms: 102
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Ariana Hotel Villeurbanne
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