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Hotel Le Royal Lyon - MGallery Collection

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West Deptford, NJ
Reviewed 1 August 2011

Very friendly staff and clean room. We enjoyed our visit to this hotel and the city. The concierge recommendations were spot on. A tourist office is right across the street. This location worked well for myself, my wife and our 8 year old daughter. Nice walking streets nearby, the old town was an easy 5/10 minute walk. We stayed 6...

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Reviewed 29 July 2011

This was a wonderful hotel, but this is 2011, and I think that the public areas should have been air conditioned! The rooms were air conditioned, but not the beautiful lobby. So if we were waiting downstairs, we would be hot. Don't they realize that? Another major problem was that the electricity went out for several hours in the morning....

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 25 July 2011

We stayed in a "red" Suite Royale Bellecour for a weekend. Chosen over the Sofitel which was slightly more expensive and slightly further away from the sites and shopping. + Decently priced room booked relatively early. I am not sure how much better the full suite is than the junior suite (which was the same price when I booked). There...

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Timmins, Canada
Reviewed 18 July 2011

This is a lovely hotel. We stayed in the Junior Suite and it was great, with a separate master bedroom (with its own full bathroom!), lovely decor and fantastic views of the city. Its location is very convenient- a great point to begin exploring the city. There is only one downside to Le Royal, and that is the parking situation....

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Reviewed 10 July 2011

We stayed here for two nights. On the plus side, the hotel is in a great location, the staff were very nice (especially the concierge and the porter), the decor of the restaurant and reception area were very nice, the junior suite was a good size. On the minus side, despite the size of the room, the room was a...

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The Villages Florida
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United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 June 2011

We had a weekend break and all I need to say is one word "Wonderful"!!! The city is so clean and lovely with lots to do and see for all tastes and the hotel Le Royal Lyon on Place Bellecour is a "must stay"! A visit to the Beaujolais region is non negotiable as there are so many sweet towns...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 22 June 2011

We recently spent 2 nights at Le Royal and would definitely return. The hotel is perfectly located in a lovely part of town, short walk to Vieux Lyon or any other sightseeing spots and central to the main pedestrian shopping street as well as tons of restaurants. The staff is friendly and helpful with any questions; when we asked for...

1Thank efpatters
Fairbanks, Alaska
Reviewed 19 June 2011

We stayed at the Royal Lyon for three nights at the beginning of our anniversary trip to France, after reading TA reviews and finding a deal on the Accor website which included breakfast. Our junior suite was very spacious, a round room at the corner of the building with views on place Bellecour and the river. The bed was very...

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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 11 June 2011

We found this to be an excellent hotel located in the heart of Lyon. Our stay was for seven nights and so there was plenty of time to find out any problems but apart from the minor issues mentioned below, we could not fault this fine hotel. The staff were courteous and helpful, the room was spacious and well appointed,...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Royal is an iconic establishment offering 72 rooms and suites, nestled in the heart of the city between the Rhone and Saone rivers. An exclusive address for travellers who enjoy the French art de vivre, discrete elegance and naturally courteous service. Feel at home in our Cote Cuisine dining room or in our Cote Bellecour lounge, for a civilised meal or beverage overlooking the Place Bellecour. (The Hotel is a member of the MGallery collection). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Le Royal Lyon - MGallery Collection

Address: 20 Place Bellecour, 69002, Lyon, France
Region: France > Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes > Rhone > Lyon
Price Range: RM638 - RM1,191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Le Royal Lyon - MGallery Collection 5*
Number of rooms: 74
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Also Known As:
Sofitel Lyon
Accor Lyon
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#7 Family Hotel in Lyon
#16 Luxury Hotel in Lyon
#18 Romantic Hotel in Lyon
#18 Business Hotel in Lyon
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“Ask if bathroom is newly renovated.”
 of 5 bubbles ToneLoc66, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Junior Suite 402 has wonderful views of Place Bellecour”
 of 5 bubbles LEE018, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room facing the river and preferably on the 5th floor - beautiful vies, private Parisian style balcony”
 of 5 bubbles JillS601, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“They have a few rotunda like suites not that much in price more than other rooms Worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles Avidtraveler919, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room overlooking the Place Bellecour...”
 of 5 bubbles RickBrosseau, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
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