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Sofitel Lyon Bellecour

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Room & Suite (218)
Dining (96)
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Located on the banks of the Rhône river near the Vieux Lyon, World Heritage Site, Place Bellecour, Parc de la Tête d'Or and the city's countless museums and cultural attractions. With 164 sleek rooms and panoramic suites, a renowned Michelin-starred restaurant "Les Trois Dômes", a contemporary brasserie "Le Silk", two fashionable bars "Le Light Bar" and "Le Melhor", with an indulgent hotel spa and a high tech fitness center, this luxury Lyon hotel is ideal for the discerning business or leisure traveler.
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Property amenities
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Good to know
River View
Great View
Hotel links
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Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
155Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
28Attractionswithin 0.5 km
20 quai Docteur Gailleton, 69002, Lyon France
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Getting there
Lyon–Saint Exupéry Airport19 km
Grenoble-Isère Airport58 km
Bellecour6 min
Ampère - Victor Hugo6 min
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Place stinks of sewage, neither TV in my room worked, furniture and furnishings badly scuffed and need replacing. Saw a mouse in the Silk Brasserie. The place is disgusting. I left for the much better McGallery, also Sofitel round the corner
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Hotel's Favourite
We were very pleased with the Sofitel Lyon Bellecour. Our room had great views of the Rhone. It is centrally located. We were able to self park our car in the hotel parking garage. The room was luxurious and quiet. Climate control system worked well. TV had English
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Response from SofitelLyon, Responsable relations clients at Sofitel Lyon Bellecour
Responded 11 Oct 2018
Dear Gary S, Thank you for sharing your experience at Sofitel Lyon Bellecour. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and all of our services. That is very encouraging ! :) We will communicate your lovely comments with our team, they will be really happy as they strive to provide a superior service for every customer. We would be delighted to welcome you again ! Sincerely
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In the centre of the city, 2 min walk to the square. Seems to be a 1960's -70's concrete building, not beautiful but has a certain style. The room ( a suite) was large enough but not exactly 5 star quality. Hotels can't remodel every 5 years but a bit more upkeep would be good.
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Response from SofitelLyon, Responsable relations publiques at Sofitel Lyon Bellecour
Responded 4 days ago
Thank you YorkshireManinblack for your feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We are pleased that you enjoy our parking service, our breakfast on the top of the hotel and the friendliness of our Ambassadors. We look forward to hosting you back soon again. Best regards.
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At first- be ready- they will block your card with 100 euro per night with empty minibar ( only juice and still water in 4 stars hotel!!) . When I asked why so huge amount for I don’t want to use your minibar and drink juice - management told me that I may DESTROY bed in the
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This hotel is perfectly located in the heart of Lyon and is well connected by public transport. It has wonderful views of the river and the bar and breakfast on the top floor is outstanding. Staff are very polite, helpful and friendly. However, our room was shockingly below
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The Standard Room at the Sofitel Lyon Bellecour
Chambre non refaite depuis 20 ans
Bathroom grunge. Is this five-star stuff?
Is there minibar in a room?
Dear ggdb, Each room has a minibar, with free soft drinks. Have a good day. Sylvain, Guest Expérience Coordinator
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Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing the Sofitel Lyon Bellecour to celebrate your 50th birthday ! It is entirely possible. You can ask for a Superior Room or a Junior Suite with river view. Please make sure to precise that you would like a walk in shower when booking your room, as some of our rooms have bathtubs. Our reservation agents stay at your disposal (033 4 72 41 20 39) to help you. Best regards.
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Dear guest, Thank you for your interest in our hotel ! The access to the fitness room and to the hammam is complimentary for our hotel customers. Our well being center is located in the hotel indeed. The only services which are not complimentary are our massages and treatments, which you can book with our spa manager (0033 4 72 41 20 22). We stay at your disposal for further information. Best regards.
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Does it have 110 connections, or is a converter needed?
Sorry I found the question late, as far as I remember there were 110 connections
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is the cost of breakfast
Yes, around 25 euros.
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"Ask for a river view room or a corner room which gives you lots of windows,"
"River view, the higher the better"
"staying in room on 2nd floor overlooking the river.....not anything special but certainly clean, well appointed and comfortable"
"We had 703 which was a suite as we got a deal on Avios"
"Some rooms have lovely views of the river"
US$166 - US$403 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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