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Sofitel Lyon Bellecour, Lyon

5-starThis property has received its official star rating from the French Tourism Development Agency, ATOUT France.
20 Quai Gailleton, Lyon, Rhone, 69288, France

Riverfront hotel with 2 restaurants, near Textile Museum
  • Free WiFi
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Great location
Fantastic service
Delicious food
Vibe is not too good
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Sofitel Lyon Bellecour, Lyon

from $187
  • Junior Suite
  • Superior Room
  • Superior Room
  • Junior Suite, River View
  • Classic Room
  • Superior Room, River View
  • Suite, River View

What’s around Sofitel Lyon Bellecour, Lyon


  • In Lyon City Centre
  • Textile Museum - 4 min walk
  • Bellecour Square - 11 min walk
  • Lyon Cathedral - 15 min walk
  • Gallo-Roman Museum (Musee de la Civilization Gallo-Romaine) - 19 min walk
  • Roman Theatres of Fourviere - 20 min walk
  • Lyon Museum of Fine Arts (Musee des Beaux Arts) - 20 min walk
  • Lyon City Hall (Hotel De Ville) - 21 min walk

Getting around

  • Lyon (LYS-Saint-Exupery) - 28 min drive
  • Saint-Etienne (EBU-Saint-Etienne - Loire Intl.) - 55 min drive
  • Lyon Perrache Station - 14 min walk
  • Lyon Jean Mace Station - 17 min walk
  • Lyon Saint Paul Station - 22 min walk
  • Bellecour Station - 7 min walk
  • Ampere-Victor Hugo Station - 7 min walk
  • Rue de l'Universite Tram Stop - 7 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 164 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 8 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

  • Pets allowed *


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Self parking (limited) *

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 2 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Full-service spa
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 12
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2906
  • Conference space size (meters) - 270
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1969
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Italian

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Espresso maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • LED TV
  • Pay movies
  • Satellite TV channels
  • MP3 docking station
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, So FIT. Services include facials, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures.

The spa is open daily.


Le Silk Brasserie - This brasserie specializes in French cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. A children's menu is available.

Les Trois Domes - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in French cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. 1-star Michelin rating. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Sofitel Lyon Bellecour, Lyon’s small print

Also known as

  • Bellecour Lyon
  • Sofitel Lyon Bellecour
  • Sofitel Lyon Bellecour Hotel Lyon
  • Sofitel Lyon Bellecour Hotel
  • Lyon Bellecour
  • Lyon Sofitel
  • Lyon Sofitel Bellecour
  • Sofitel Bellecour
  • Sofitel Bellecour Hotel
  • Sofitel Bellecour Hotel Lyon
  • Sofitel Bellecour Lyon
  • Sofitel Lyon


Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.30 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 13 years of age.
  • Resort fee: EUR 1.65 per person, per night

Optional extras

Self parking costs EUR 29 per day

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 28 per person (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 25 per pet, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 214 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
A great stop in Lyon
Excellent hotel near Place Belcour and superb views of the Rhone River.
Ronald, usRomance trip
Exceptional 10.0
great staff from the bell hop to the general manager. spacious rooms, nice amenities. hotel centrally located. highly recommended
Phillip, us3 night business trip
Good 6.0
All was fine except the mattress.
The hotel is clean, great service, nice buffet breakfast. Our room was fine except for the bed which was quite saggy. I felt like I was in a divot at night and my back was a bit irritated in the morning. I was tempted to find the mattress tag to see how old it was, but decided not to rip all the covers off. I did tell the woman at the desk when we checked out that the mattress definitely needed replacing. Other than that, the area was very convenient to get around easily, either walking or using the redbus. Many restaurants nearby. The concierge was very helpful.
Cheryl, us1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Sofitel Bellecour Lyon
The Hotel, the staff and the services were excellent. We had car trouble and the concierge helped to contact the rental company. When the car had to be towed, the concierge arranged train tickets to Paris. I would stay at this hotel at any time!!!
Francine, usRomance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Convenient and Comfortable!
The room was huge and the bed was extremely comfortable! They go out of their way with fluffy pillows and duvets, and will accommodate for allergies. We had a nice view of the river from our room, even though it wasn’t directly on the river side of the hotel. The fancy herbal tea and Nespresso pods in the room were also appreciated. The Concierge was helpful and all employees at the hotel were very friendly. The spa and gym were nice. The location was convenient...we walked to the old town (15 min) and shopping district (10 min). The only thing that we didn’t enjoy as much was the food at the restaurant. It was pricey and disappointing for Lyon, the food capital of France. Otherwise, we loved everything about this hotel!
Amy, usRomance trip

Sofitel Lyon Bellecour, Lyon

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