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BEST WESTERN Hotel du Pont Wilson

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Reviewed 26 June 2011

Here is the surprising thing about this hotel; when you look at google maps you think that hotel is a bit far away from the city but it isn't. Actually, it is in a local youngster's hangaround neighborhood. It takes only 5-7 mins walking to the shopping center of the city. You just cross over a bridge. Even late at...

2Thank GoSexyApplication
Breda, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 June 2011

Lyon is a fantastic city and best western hotel pont wilson is a great hotel, we stayed there for a few nights during our short visit to lyon. We had a very nice quiet room, clean and a very pretty bathroom. Big enough for the two of us. When you are staying in lyon you must visit the `old town`,...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 17 May 2011

Stayed at the Best Western for a 3 night stay during our holiday. We managed to get an upgrade to a junior suite (room 605) which was massive and had great views over the Rhone river and beyond to the Basilica! King bed, big bathroom. Rhone river is 100m from the front door and on the weekend there are grower...

1Thank adam85_sydney
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 May 2011

We stayed at this hotel for 2 nights as a city break while traveling by train from London to Cannes. The hotel was clean and relatively recently refurbished. The room was well-sized. In particular, we liked the fact that the toilet was in its own room, separate from the bathroom - which worked well for two people. The decor was...

2Thank benjin
Reviewed 6 May 2011

We used this hotel for a six day city break before Easter. It is readily accesible; take the Rhone Express from the airport to Part Dieu then Tram 1 to Liberte (4 stops) and the hotel is a short distance down a side street. It is close to the left bank of the Rhone, a popular evening area with open-air...

2Thank David W
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 9 January 2011

This is an average hotel, good for short stays. Hotel is close to centre. Rooms are clean and modern, but hotel itself looks worn out in some places. Buffet breakfast is good but limited choice and in a very small room.

1Thank Nathalie D
Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 1 October 2010

We spent two nights here in mid-September. We were traveling with our dog and a car and thus had more limitations than most. The Mercure Lyon Wilson seemed to be a nice combination of location and price. The rooms on the top floor are enormous. And when looking at the emergency plan in the lobby, you can see that they...

2Thank GracyInVienna
Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 8 June 2010

The Mercure Lyon Wilson was a functional choice of a hotel - it was a reasonable distance from Presqu'ile and Vieux Lyon. It took about 10 minutes to walk to the shops and restaurants in Presqu'ile. Also, it is close to the river bank where there are fun bars for a happy hour cocktail, as well as hangout points for...

1Thank swissmisslovestravel
Reviewed 20 November 2009

This hotel is located 15mins walk from the train station. It is across the road from the River, which has beautiful views at night. The rooms were very nice, comfortable and quiet. Breakfast was pretty good, with a good variety. We noticed that the breakfast room was filled with business people. We also found the staff to be slightly rude...

2Thank kerryntrevor
Reviewed 21 October 2009

Ideally situated. Just two bridges from the old town. Rooms and bathrooms modern and clean. Reception staff could smile a little more! Although we had booked, our 4X4 would not go in their car park. Even a small car had to retreat! I don't think it's that reliable. But the public car park only 100 yards away is modern, clean...

1Thank HighAird

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Offering 54 rooms, this hotel is a short distance from the banks of the Rhone, between Place Bellecour and the Part Dieu business district. Entirely renovated NON SMOKING rooms with the latest in modern decor. Features broadband WiFi Internet, LCD TV, minibar, safe, feather bed and airconditioning. Bathrooms with bathtub and hair dryer. 7 Junior Suites, maximum comfort, unspoiltd view over the Rhone and Fourviere hill. Private parking, hoist access max. 2000 Kg. Luxury hotel for tourism and business. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Hotel du Pont Wilson

Address: 6 rue Mazenod, 69003, Lyon, France
Region: France > Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes > Rhone > Lyon
Price Range: $102 - $238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Hotel du Pont Wilson 4*
Number of rooms: 54
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Also Known As:
Accor Lyon Wilson
Hotel Style:
#22 Luxury Hotel in Lyon
#23 Business Hotel in Lyon
#26 Romantic Hotel in Lyon
#31 Family Hotel in Lyon
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“we opened the window the second freezing night...noise was minimum”
juliet708, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Double room”
Phileas_Fogg_GR, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“River view,balconies are available”
Johnnyjohnnyooh, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“None don't book here”
Lscue777, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Request for a room with river view”
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  • River view in front of the hotel
zakariamohamed, 22 May 2016 | Read review
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