HotelsLyon HotelsVilla Florentine
Rooms & Rates
Similar Hotels
Hotel Information
Change dates to view pricing options.
Loading Booking Options

Villa Florentine

355 reviews
+33 4 72 56 56 56

Top Amenities

Free Wifi
Pets Allowed
Fitness Center

Centrally Located Chateaux With Gorgeous Views

Steps Away From Lyon Attractions

Villa Florentine is a beautiful hotel that resides on the hillside in Old Lyon, 12 miles from the Lyon–Saint Exupéry Airport. Each morning you’ll be greeted with breathtaking views, and you’ll have easy access to all that Lyon has to offer. Renowned restaurants, classic cathedrals, and historic sites are only steps away from this luxury hotel.

Revel in Roman History and Renaissance Architecture

Fourviere Hill is home to some of Lyon's oldest buildings. This area is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, meaning that almost everywhere you look will contain a depth of historical and cultural significance. Begin your day soaking up what is left of the great Roman Empire with a trip to the Theatres Romains de Fourviere. Admission is free and the site has been well restored. Close by is the Basilique Notre-Dame de Fourviere, which offers incredible architectural views on the outside and beautiful artwork within.

Once you’ve had your fill of history, take a break to fill your stomach in the gastronomy capital of the world. Cafe Restaurant de la Mairie offers affordable French cuisine in a casual atmosphere, but while you're in France, you shouldn't feel bad about splurging on at least one meal: Miraflores offers a fine dining experience to remember, and Les Loges also offers exceptional food and a great atmosphere.

Hillside Haven in Lyon

This historic hotel offers modern conveniences and extravagant touches to make your stay a memorable one. Rooms range from Classic to the Medici suite, which includes a panoramic view across Lyon. Rooms are thoughtfully appointed with flat-screen television, mini-bar, and sound-proof windows to ensure you get a good night’s rest. You’ll stay connected and be able to plan your trip easily with complimentary Wi-Fi.

Take in the amazing views with a dip in the hotel pool, or gaze down upon Lyon at the hotel’s fine dining restaurant. End a long day with a glass of wine at the hotel bar, or take advantage of the spa and wellness center at this 17th-century villa.

The Bottom Line

This hotel is more expensive than its down-the-hill neighbor, Le Phenix Hotel; however, if staying in a luxury hotel is a must on your vacation, you could do far worse than the Villa Florentine. The awe-inspiring views, museum-like grounds, and lavish touches will make you feel like royalty.

Show more
25-27 Montée Saint Barthelemy
Lyon, 69005
Rooms & Rates
Loading Booking Options
User Highlights
Overall Guest Score
"Fantastic swimming pool" "Heated pool"
"Close to old city" "Recommending restaurants"
City centre within easy reach, said 100%.
"Staff are very accommodating" "Wonderful woman at the front desk"
92% found the staff to be very friendly.
74% thought the service was very professional.
"Dinner at the restaurant was the best" "Very good meals"
Only 53% were satisfied with the menu.
"View breathtaking" "Ultra modern and luxurious amenities in the room"
96% thought the view was good.
81% thought rooms were spacious.
"Great breakfast"
"Beautiful charm" "Heated Lounge Chairs"
88% criticized the unstylish hotel.
93% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere.
Value for money
95% said the wifi quality was bad.

Good to know...

Great view
Professional service
Hotel could use some updating
Great reception
Expert Reviews
Conveniently located in Vieux Lyon, this Relais & Châteaux hotel is as stunning as the Cour des Loges.
High above the Vieille Ville, near the Roman theaters and the basilica, this pristine hotel was once a 17th-century convent.
Michelin Guide
On the Fourviere hill, this 18C Renaissance inspired residence enjoys an incomparable view of the town. In the rooms, refinement and classic styling are the watchwords.
Hotel Information
Bar or Lounge
Business Center
Child Care
Fitness Center
Free Wifi
No Smoking
Pets Allowed
Spa or Sauna
From 3:00pm*must be 18 or older to check-in
Until 12:00pm
# of Rooms
  • Local Tax: EUR 2.47 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 13 years of age.
  • Parking Fee: EUR 22 per night
  • Pet Fee: EUR 30 per night
  • Breakfast Fee: EUR 27 for adults and EUR 14 for children (approximately)
Handicap Accessible
Wheelchair Accessible