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Charlemagne Hotel

951 reviews
+33 4 72 77 70 00

Top Amenities

Free Wifi
Child Care
Bar or Lounge

Cost Effective Downtown Lyon Hotel

In the Heart of Lyon

The charming Best Western Hotel Charlemagne sits in the city center near many attractions and interests. The nearby Perrache train station and bus terminal make getting around a breeze. With a multilingual staff to take away language barriers communication at the hotel is not an issue. Feel secure with 24-hour security and free safe deposit boxes. Banquet and meeting facilities are available on site with business equipment is accessible, as well. Complementary newspapers in room or in the lobby will keep you abreast of the latest happenings. Stay polished with the hotel's shoe shine service.

Exploring the Neighborhood

Museum buffs will delight in the Musee Saint-Pierre, Musee De La Soirie and other fabulous museums in the area. Visit Parc De La Tete D'Or and check out the animals at the zoo or the lovely botanical gardens. The young and young at heart can take pleasure in the amusements at Luna Park. There's also plenty of shopping and services nearby. 

Let your appetite decide where you'll go and grab a bite at a nearby restaurant. Choose from French, Continental, Italian, Turkish, Chinese, and more. Of course, let’s not forget the pizzerias or fast food if you're on the go and want something quick. After a whirlwind day on the town perhaps you'd rather just unwind in your room with room service. The hotel offers both French and Continental fare.

Refreshingly Modern Guest Rooms

Climate controlled guest rooms features blackout curtains for a restful stay. The private bath includes free toiletries and hair dryer to help keep you looking your best while on vacation. HDTV and cable channels will keep you entertained for hours. All rooms come complete with work desk, data-ports, phone, and free Wi-Fi so business travelers can stay connected. Take advantage of the hotel's wake up call service so you don't miss that important appointment.

The Bottom Line

If you're looking for a conveniently located and affordable hotel in downtown Lyon, look no further than the Best Western Hotel Charlemagne. The hotel, at 23 Cours Charlemagne in Lyon, is the ideal spot for business or pleasure stays. Corporate travelers like the proximity to the business center. Guests note that though the rooms are on the small side, they are clean and the staff is friendly and helpful. The fact that there are two restaurants and a cocktail lounge on site is a definite plus.  







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23 Cours Charlemagne
Lyon, 69002
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User Highlights
"Room staff were friendly and helpful" "Hotel team were very helpful"
94% found the staff to be very friendly.
96% said the reception staff was great.
"Clean, great bed" "Rooms clean"
81% said rooms were clean.
83% thought it was clean.
"Walking distance from Perrache train station" "Tram line right in front"
Not enough parking facilities, according to 51%.
97% thought it was easy to get to the train station.
"We enjoyed the breakfast" "Breakfast included less than"
67% said the breakfast was too expensive.
Value for money
"Free street parking" "Pretty good for the price"
67% said the breakfast was too expensive.
"No WIFI in the room" "Free WiFi"
59% said the wifi quality was bad.
"Did not have air-conditioning" "No fridge"
70% said the beds were comfortable.
Only 62% said rooms were big enough.
"Did not have air-conditioning" "Aircon didn't work"
For only 56%, the noise level was all right.
70% said the beds were comfortable.
"No business center" "Pleasant decor"
51% thought the building was acceptable.
52% didn't like the architecture.
"Dirty dishes"
Only 57% were satisfied with the menu.
Bar and Beverages
"Hotel bar closed"

Good to know...

Train station is close
Comfortable beds
Clean rooms
Parking is rare
Expert Reviews
This city-center hotel boasts very well-equipped guest quarters.
Hotel Information
Bar or Lounge
Business Center
Child Care
Free Wifi
No Smoking
From 2:00pm*must be 18 or older to check-in
Until 12:00pm
# of Rooms
  • Local Tax: EUR 2.50 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 18 years of age.
  • Breakfast Fee: EUR 13 per person (approximately)