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Morley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 July 2012

Nice beds, nice lobby, clean rooms, free drinks in the corridor, terrace, very very nice location ! Price is expensive for what it is ! You pay the good location of the hotel mainly ! Welcoming desk : nice but a bit slow (as is the elevator)

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Oakland, California
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37 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2012

This is a no frills hotel. But it's perfectly located for a visit to Lyon. My husband and I were in-transit and found it a perfect stop. It's clean, tidy, the staff friendly and the breakfast quirky and convenient.

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Lyon, France
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Reviewed 11 June 2012

This is at heart a basic hotel but one with a difference - comfortable beds, good bathrooms, free water and wi-fi, friendly helpful staff and a good breakfast. Staff were exceptionally helpful and we really enjoyed out stay. The decor added to the atmosphere and I am already booked back to this hotel for my next visit to Lyon. Easy... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 24 May 2012

Looking for something different in a great location - the heart of Old Lyon - then look no further. Very friendly reception staff, very comfortable relaxing sitting area with plenty of books and magazines. Our room had a great view up to the Basilica, was comfortable and adequate space. Good value.

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Wyoming
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79 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 March 2012

We arrived in Lyon late only to find that the Resistance Museum we very much wanted to see was closed, had been for a week + and would be for at least another week. Traffic was a bear to the museum so we arrived at the hotel frazzled. The desk clerk was nice and helpful. Our room was wonderful. We... More 

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Aix-en-Provence, France
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34 reviews
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Reviewed 27 February 2012

I will start with things that I loved about the hotel. Atmosphere, decor and location. Hotel situated in the Old Lyon, close to all the beautiful little streets, bouchons lyonnais (typical restaurants of Lyon), and funicular to Fourviere (hill overlooking Lyon). Crossing the bridge - presqu'ile of Lyon (peninsula), place in between two rivers - there is lots to see,... More 

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Hudson, Quebec Canada
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Reviewed 22 February 2012

Loved this hotel, it is a funky boutique hotel just in the historic part of this city. We had an easy walk to the shopping district across a nearby bridge and it's was a short uncomplicated drive to the train station. Parking was cheap at 70 p per hour and overnight parking is 4.80 euros for the night.. Our room... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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Reviewed 22 December 2011

The Collège Hotel in Lyon is a very funny place in Lyon. I discovered it in a design magazine and was totally seduced by the idea. All the deco in the Hotel is directly inspired by the school mood of the fifties, the breakfast place, witth school tables, the lounge with large sofas and an old tv, a lot of... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 September 2011

Great hotel and location. Hip, modern and funky rooms, great to explore the local restaurants!

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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 27 July 2011

We stayed in this hotel last week and found it to be perfect if you want to stay in Lyon for one night. Every floor has a old fashion fridge with bottles of water or pop for guest to use as they need. The rooms are very clean, great showers, free wifi as well as flat screen tv with lots... More 

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Le Collège has a great location in the heart of the old city, on a UNESCO-listed site. Have a unique stay in a hotel offering a traditional school-theme decoration concept. The Collège features bright rooms with a modern and sleek decoration. Each offers a flat-screen TV. Hotel Le Collège offers a bar, a meeting room and a terrace. Each is decorated so as to remind you of a traditional school. With a central location, Hotel Le Collège is the perfect choice for tourists visiting the many attractions of Lyons and business travellers visiting partners in the area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about College Hotel

Address: 5 Place Saint Paul, 69005, Lyon, France
Region: France > Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes > Rhone > Lyon > Vieux Lyon - Quarantaine
Price Range: $142 - $280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — College Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 39
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College Hotel Lyon
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#45 Luxury Hotel in Lyon
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“Try to get a room away from the street. Street can be noisy into the night.”
 of 5 bubbles 735katharineg, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Based on previous reviews we selected a mid price room on the 6th floor. Plenty of room and no noise disturbance over a weekend stay”
 of 5 bubbles silverhairedtravelle, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If it's your first trip to Lyon then get a taxi to the hotel from the railway station until you get your bearings.”
 of 5 bubbles Steve-Hove, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We followed advice of previous reviewers and requested a room in the back on a higher level . It was a good choice.”
 of 5 bubbles stpauliewoman, 29 Apr 2016 | Read review
“High floors have great views -- also the sun that enters in the afternoon is divine.”
 of 5 bubbles estranger, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
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