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Villa Florentine

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This hotel exceeded all of our expectations from it's excellent staff to the beautiful room we were escorted to after a welcome drink. While their main restaurant was a bit pricey, the food was excellent and service superb. Make sure you try their breakfast as it was special! My wife and I are retired and travel frequently as a result....

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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I have been there several times. Mediterranean, bressan style outside, colorful. Magnificent view, great opportunity to climb from old Lyon. Lightful interiors. Excellent food and dedicated service, can always do better but imperfection are great perfection to come and overcome. What a place anyway. Hope politicians and real estate businesses do not spoil the neutrality. Then owners, please just stay...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 27 November 2016

The hotel seemed very empty and the hotel service seemed to lack the energy or attention you would expect from a top hotel. Eg when we arrived at the hotel entrance no one came out to greet or help with bags. We had to open the doors pulling the bags up the steps before someone appeared. The same on the...

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Montreux, Switzerland
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Villa Florentine is the best hotel in city, very friendly staff, great location , bedroom very clean , bed comfortable, too many cafes and restaurants around , when I come back I will stay again longer.

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

The hotel property is truly magnificent , an old convent beautifully restored . The deluxe room was beautifully appointed and had a lovely garden view. The concierge staff were extremely helpful with very good suggestions for Bouchons and restaurants that were matched to our price expectations. The only slight issue was very slow bar service , but that's not too...

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Evanston, Illinois
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Walking to the hotel, we met locals and asked for directions. They said it was the best hotel in the city. It did not disappoint. Beautiful room with a view of the entire city. Superb breakfast. Staff could not have been nicer. One major note: the hotel is on a hill so access is by walking steps (220) down to...

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Sheridan, Wyoming
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful hotel with excellent service. Was almost at the top of the hill, overlooking Lyon. Great views and our room was excellent. Service was what was expected from a 5 star hotel. Food was spectacular. A short walk down the hill to old Lyon. Not too far from the shopping district across the river, an easy walk. Would book again...

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Wimborne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Fabulous stay at this lovely hotel. Cannot find a fault . Wonderful staff, food was superb as was the service. Dining room has spectacular view of Lyon. Made my birthday in April. 4 lovely days here, beautiful views over Lyon.

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Novato
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Better get your walking shoes on as at the top of many many stairs mid-hill in the old city. First impression was wow gorgeous place then meh on the service as it was raining and we had to carry in our luggage seems the door person was too busy with a pretty young lady - think co-worker to help us......

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Relation C, Directeur général at Villa Florentine, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am happy to read that you appreciated your stay with us and the location of our property. Our 28 rooms and suites all have their own charm: Views over the roof tops of Lyon or not, French wooden ceilings, mezzanines, terraces or balconies, mosaic stone arch, tiled or wooden flooring or private sauna ... When a room...

Jerusalem, Israel
Reviewed 25 October 2016

a beautiful chateaux on one of Lyon's hills the room was fantastic the service as well not even one complaint (except for the location of the enlarging mirror in the bathroom). The stuff did everything in order to make you satisfied and happy. breakfast was charming fresh and inviting I wish we could stay more time. We also had a...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • 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: $279 - $840 (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
#7 Business Hotel in Lyon
#7 Luxury Hotel in Lyon
#8 Romantic Hotel in Lyon
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“city and river view are good”
 of 5 bubbles 1313Angelika, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try for a room with a view of the old city.”
 of 5 bubbles lesmil, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
“a room with a view”
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 of 5 bubbles R113, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Have a view on the "valley" overseeing Lyon old quarters.”
 of 5 bubbles Sermytrip, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you have a room overlooking the old city”
 of 5 bubbles 570wilkss, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
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