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Villa Florentine

Hotels.comUSD 268*
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#8 of 193 Hotels in Lyon
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 26 July 2011

The hotel is beautifully set on the hill overlooking Lyon. The rooms were good and bathrooms impecable. The sad thing about this hotel is the service or lack of it. The concierge gave us wrong directions to Paul Bocuse. The receptionists and concierge had no idea of places of interests. There was one temporary receptionist who spoke spanish to our...

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4Thank Exploringeurope
Heidelberg, Germany
Reviewed 23 July 2011

Pros: There are only two very excellent hotels in Lyon, this is one of them. So you do not have a lot of choice. This hotel is the right place if you fascinated by views! However the view has its price, there are two Monteés (stairs) down to Vieux Lyon one with 238 the other with 208 steps! No public...

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4Thank hhrhd
Naples, Florida
Reviewed 13 July 2011

Just a one night stay at this highly rated hotel en route to the South of France for our 2 week summer vacation. I had stayed here once before and recall it being a beautiful hotel with great views across Lyon, so we decided to try it again. Apart from a few cranes on the horizon nothing had much changed,...

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5Thank Luckyme1970
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 July 2011

My family and I came to this highly recommended (and very expensive hotel,) to spend three nights towards the end of June; the welcome was assured, if slow, and the Villa commands outstanding views over Lyon. Of the rooms booked, one was a suite; the French invented the word which literally means "one room following another", but in face there...

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12Thank waiter11
Reviewed 30 June 2011

From the moment that we walked through the door the staff attended to all our needs. The manger personally greeted us on arrival and farewelled us on departure and made sure every aspect of our stay was looked after. Excellent breakfast, rooms and comfortable beds. Fantastic views. You could not ask for a more attentive and helpful staff. Very highly...

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1Thank Ft9883
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 23 June 2011

Wow - what a place. Luxury at extreme level at reasonable prices. Staff were great and only 28 rooms. Attention to detail was fantastic and nothing was too much trouble. Views from our private terrace over the old town of Lyon were amazing. Highly recommend to any couple - probably not appropriate for family or children. Restaurant topped off the...

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2Thank GregLisaM
Reviewed 22 May 2011

The Villa Florentine is set half way up the hill at Fourviere. This affords it exceptional views across Lyon and the broader region beyond. This is perhaps its greatest selling point, but by no means its only. The service was excellent from the moment of our arrival. Our room was upgraded to a more spacious one with exceptional views. There...

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Reviewed 20 May 2011

Amazing room. We were upgraded to a suite. After staying at the Sofitel marseille, this was a little slice of heaven. The staff was friendly and offered us a drink and macaron after our long drive. Our room was two stories and had English speaking tv channels- a plus! Our room had a view of the city and was walking...

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Waterloo, Belgium
Reviewed 17 April 2011

If you wish an incredible experience in Lyon - stay in this hotel! You'll have a breathtaking view over the city, excellent room, historic premises in amasing shape and staff, staff, staff! Friendly, helpful, open, just excellence in every small detail. Thank you for being great, keep it!

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1Thank TatianaBakunina
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 April 2011

After checking out of Cour Des Loges hotel (our room there was dark & in desperate need of maintenance) we moved to Villa Florentine. Located on the hill of the old town (but still walking distance to everything) it has amazing views across Lyon. We received the most hospitable welcome from the general manager who couldn't do enough to ensure...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Villa Florentine

Address: 25 Montee Saint Barthelemy, 69005, Lyon, France
Region: France > Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes > Rhone > Lyon
Price Range: $338 - $880 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Villa Florentine 5*
Number of rooms: 28
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Also Known As:
Villa Florentine Hotel Lyon
Florentine Hotel Lyon
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Lyon
#5 Luxury Hotel in Lyon
#7 Business Hotel in Lyon
#8 Romantic Hotel in Lyon
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“View of the City”
markhoman1962, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Avoid room 12...it faces the street and at night, passers=by can see right in.”
smithfree, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Any room is great !”
alexiafields, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“city and river view are good”
1313Angelika, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try for a room with a view of the old city.”
lesmil, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
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