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Lyons, Rhone-Alpes, France
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotelo is unusual in many ways. As I arrived late, I was welcome by a friendly gentleman. However at that point, I did not feel completely reassured that I was staying in a professional hotel, to me it felt more like a hostel, maybe because of the fact that the entrance was just beside what looked like a highway. My...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Well-situated in the Presqu-ile, an easy 5 mins walk north of Perrache station. Small but thoughtfully laid out room (eg access to electrical sockets, good sound insulaton). Spotlessly clean. Staff very pleasant and helpful with local information. Charming communal areas with a light airy breakfast room.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

It's establishments like Hotelo that make me shy away from the big hotel chains. Sometimes, nothing is more important than making a genuine connection between host and guest. I first experienced this hospitality when I inadvertently booked the wrong dates. I sent an email to change the dates and the next day, the team replied and said they moved my...

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Dorking, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Very comfortable, clean, spacious, quiet accommodation. Within easy reach of city center. Good breakfast . The best service you could wish for and good advice on how to use the city transport. Very friendly and sympathetic to our needs.

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HOTELO H, Gérant at Hotelo, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for your feedback. It was a real pleasur for us to welcome you and offer you a great Lyonnaise experience. Hope to see you again at Hotelo for a new trip in Lyon. Have a wonderfull day. The Hotelo Team.

Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

The staff were very welcoming at this pleasant hotel. Close to perrache station and a short walk to bellecour it was a great base for our trip. Our room was a little small bit otherwise we couldn't fault the hotel.

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HOTELO H, Gérant at Hotelo, responded to this review

Good morning, Thank you for your comment and feed bakc. We were please to host you for you trip in Lyon. Thanks a lot for the trust you gave us. Yes we have some rooms that are not so large, sorry about that, despite this we always try to have the optimiz set-up in the room in order to same...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Like most reviewers have noted, it's not all about how up-to-date or luxurious a hotel is, it's all about the service and friendliness of staff and a level of cleanliness and attention to detail. In this respect Hotelo fits the bill. As soon as we arrived Olivier made us feel welcome and during our 4 night stay we had continual...

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HOTELO H, Gérant at Hotelo, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment George, It has been a great pleasur to spend these 4 days with you at HOTELO. Really please to see the the service we offered was in line with your expectation. For us there is someting more than important : HUMAN & SERVICE, that makes one ! Hope to see you again at HOTELO for...

Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Everything about the quality and service of the hotel - from the time I made the booking, during my stay, and when I checked, out was superb. I was made to feel like a valued customer when the owner (Olivier) got in touch to say he would ensure my stay would be as pleasant as hoped. He was as hospitable...

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Toulouse, France
Reviewed 13 October 2016

The staff and owner of this hotel could not have been more friendly, halpful and welcoming. The hotelo is situated very close to the Gare Perrache, and is an excellent spot to visit Lyon on foot comfortably. Back at the hotelo after a long day, a cup of tea was a welcome that was truely appreciated. So much so that...

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Thank Dominique B
Grand Bend, Canada
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed in this excellent little hotel for two nites prior to boarding a Rhone cruise.The location is excellent. Just a short walk over the bridge to the quai. Olivier the owner manager was the best. He gave us lots of good advice as to where to go and what to see. His recommendations were exceptional and we had a...

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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here one night on our return home from Nice. Olivier couldn't have been more helpful and our room was nicely decorated though I would agree with a previous comment about the shower area - a shower mat and perhaps a hand rail could avoid any risk of guests slipping getting out. The parking was good value for Lyon -...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the hearth of the historical centre of Lyon, referenced at the UNESCO classification, the HOTELO hotel offer you 17 rooms for one to four person. The hotel has been totally refurbished and offer a smart decoration, a modern equipment and a personal service. All rooms are with air conditioning, equipped with flat screen TV and an access to canal+ and all the TNT channels. For your business trip you’ll be able to work on the working desk in the room and the free Wifi access will give you the opportunity to have a working and pleasant stay, at the same time. The central location of the property give you an easy access to all area of Lyon. Access to the subway, buses, tramway and train in less than 5 minutes will make that you’ll never be far from your meeting point and all the point of interest of Lyon. To start the day on the best way, the Hotelo is proposing a breakfast with croissant, bread, marmalade, honey, yogurt, cheese, fruit juices and a hot drink. Breakfast is served from 6h30 until 10h30. On the evening you’ll have the opportunity to discover the famous « Bouchon Lyonnais, that are less than 10 minutes walking distance from the Hotelo. Access to the HOTELO is really easy: From the Perrache station (train/subway/tramway) it is 5 minutes walking distance, go out on the Place Carnot side and go to the right on the Cours de Verdun Recamier. By car, always follow city centre than “86 rue de la Charite” than you are in front of the hotel. Upon reservation, the hotel is proposing a private secured car park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotelo

Address: 37 cours de Verdun Recamier, 69002, Lyon, France
Region: France > Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes > Rhone > Lyon > Carnot - Gailleton
Price Range: $82 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotelo 2*
Number of rooms: 17
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#5 Best Value Hotel in Lyon
#32 Business Hotel in Lyon
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“Talk to the owner.”
 of 5 bubbles _hortonrosemary, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book a room with an outside window , but all the rooms looked cosy and clean.”
 of 5 bubbles dominiqueb320, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a slightly bigger room than nr 8 !!”
 of 5 bubbles GoneForLong, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Top floor facing the street. Lots of sun and no sound. In the inwards facing rooms there's no light and the views are not very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles DavidSJV, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
“We had second floor city view with a/c but didn't need to use it.”
 of 5 bubbles 153nancyy, 22 Sep 2015 | Read review
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