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Vancouver, Canada
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20 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2013

We stayed here one night, and chose it due to the location from the train station. The neighbourhood isn't anything special, but it is close to some of the main attractions and shopping areas. Our room was on one of the higher floors and was overlooking a highway, but was still fairly quiet with the window closed. The room itself... More 

Thank s_janevan88
Coventry, United Kingdom
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159 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2013

Just spent a week in Lyon staying at the Hotel Central which was a perfect base for exploring the City. The Perrache Transport Hub is adjacent to the Hotel and with the ease of transport in Lyon you can get anywhere in a short time. The Hotel is small but very clean and good value for money.Reception speak good english... More 

Thank AndyA104
Canberra, Australia
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108 reviews
60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2013

We stayed two nights in hotel Central Lyon and enjoyed the experience. It was a short stroll from Perrache station after our arrival on the TGV from Paris and a pleasant stroll along pedestrian streets to the centre of Lyon. The decor is modern and the location is quiet despite being so close to main roads and railway lines. The... More 

Thank Ratichon
Baltimore, Maryland
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30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2013

Modern, small and clean hotel tucked away behind the train station! Selected after looking at other reviews and the pictures of the hotel, it did not disappoint us. The rooms were very well kept, clean and very nicely arranged, albeit a little hot (unfortunately, opening the window did not always work to cool down the room).  All the staff were... More 

Thank Nasoiri
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115 reviews
55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2013

This was an overnight stay and the hotel had everying you could wish for on an overnight stay. We would have like to be a bit closer to the old town and thought we were. However, it was an interesting 20 minute walk to get there. The staff are very helpfulwe would definitely choose the hotel if we went back... More 

Thank brianandgail
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
Reviewed 10 August 2013

We spend 5 nights in May at this hotel. Born in Lyon I knew the area was central. Despite the rom's camp quite close the area is pretty safe. The hotel was clean, modern. The room was cleaned, the towels changed every day. Beakfast a little bit expensive but honest. The staff was nice and friendly. For young with few... More 

Thank Gilles C
Derby, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2013

Stayed 1 night in Hotel Central. Small basic room with no air conditioning, clean, good shower and comfortable bed. Easy walk round shopping center and into old town where all bars and restaurants are. Good value hotel but very hot at night in warm weather.

Thank margho_12
Perth, Australia
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11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2013

We stayed only one night on our way through. Comfortable bed, good size bathroom, service was great, friendly staff. Very close to station , Lyon Perrache. Improvement, would be to offer a fan for the room, bit hot and stuffy due to warm weather outside, and too noisy to leave window open,

Thank Gina S
Sydney, Australia
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55 reviews
52 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2013

The room was decent and comfortable. Great value for money. However, the shower was horrendous as it shared the same floor as the toilet so everytime I had a shower, the whole tiny bathroom floor would be wet. The location was on the side of the river that wasn't so nice, but I guess for the price we paid, it... More 

Thank travelbugbitten03
Vienna, Austria
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22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2013

This hotel was reeeaally nice. The rooms are small but designed very, very well. The breakfast (which I think we paid extra for, but it wasn't much extra) was also lovely, with lots of choices of food. Also, the brewery next door is a cool place to visit!

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Hotel Central

Address: 26 cours de Verdun Perrache, 69002, Lyon, France
Region: France > Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes > Rhone > Lyon > Perrache - Charlemagne
Number of rooms: 34
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“Not overlooking the noisy courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles Gailew, 9 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Ask for a room not overlooking the coutyard”
 of 5 bubbles AndyA104, 4 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Parking can be a problem but ey have a spot outside the front of the hotel for unloading bags.”
 of 5 bubbles brianandgail, 27 Aug 2013 | Read review
“for those that receives a small double room.... ASK if they have other rooms avaiable which are BIGGER! they would try to change ur room as they changed ours! OR go for the twin beds.. as the price are the same and the rooms are bigger!”
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 of 5 bubbles passi0ntraveler, 2 Jan 2013 | Read review
“Rooms at the rear are quieter, inevitably!”
 of 5 bubbles fmcd-dublin, 20 Mar 2012 | Read review
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