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Home for this marvelous historic hotel is the spectacular City of Lyon, one of France’s most exalted communities. Dazzling and dramatic, it has sat at the confluence of the majestic Rhône and Saône rivers since the height of the Roman Empire. The Hôtel Carlton Lyon specifically resides within the city’s famed Place de la République, which has been part of its celebrated UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1998. Outstanding cultural attractions abound nearby, too, such as the Musée des Beaux-Arts and the Opéra Nouvel. And with the Cordeliers metro station just a short walk away, guests staying at the hotel can easily access the Lyon’s entire historical city center known as the Presqu'île. Start experiencing this remarkable destination first-hand by making a reservation at the Hôtel Carlton Lyon!

Nearest Airport

Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport (LYS) – 30 km/18.64 miles

Hotel Address

4 rue Jussieu, Lyon

France 69002


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