Hotel du Simplon

3.0 star property
City-center hotel within easy reach of Bellecour Square
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Hotel du Simplon

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Desk, soundproofing, free WiFi, bed sheets
Daily buffet breakfast (EUR 14 per person)
Hair dryer, towels
Desk, soundproofing, free WiFi, bed sheets
Desk, soundproofing, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Hotel du Simplon


Very good

Property highlights

  • Pet-friendly
  • Parking available
  • Air conditioning
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Child-friendly activities
11 rue Duhamel, Lyon, Rhone, 69002
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Breakfast available
  • Self parking
  • Room service
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Arcade/game room
  • Library
  • Laundry service
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in the lobby
Feel at home
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Arcade/game room

Room options

Superior Double Room

  • 11 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed

Premium Double Room

  • 12 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed

Classic Double Room

  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed

Economy Room

  • 10 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Twin Bed

Single Room

  • 10 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Twin Bed

Quadruple Room

  • 22 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 Twin Beds

Triple Room

  • 19 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Lyon City Centre
  • Bellecour Square - 11 min walk
  • Lyon Confluence Shopping Center - 5 min drive
  • Hôtel de Ville de Lyon - 5 min drive
  • Musée des Confluences - 4 min drive
  • Lyon National Opera - 4 min drive
  • Place des Terreaux - 5 min drive
  • Halle Tony Garnier - 5 min drive
  • Part Dieu Mall - 6 min drive
  • Tête d'Or Park - 6 min drive
  • Eurexpo Lyon - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • Saint-Exupery Airport (LYS) - 30 min drive
  • Saint-Etienne (EBU-Saint-Etienne - Loire Intl.) - 56 min drive
  • Grenoble (GNB-Grenoble - Isere) - 62 min drive
  • Lyon Perrache Station - 6 min walk
  • Lyon Jean Mace Station - 15 min walk
  • Lyon Saint Paul Station - 27 min walk
  • Ampere-Victor Hugo Station - 5 min walk
  • Quai Claude Bernard Tram Stop - 8 min walk
  • Centre Berthelot Tram Stop - 9 min walk


  • L'Instant Fromage - 6 min walk
  • Café Marmot - 1 min walk
  • Le Bistrot des Fauves - 4 min drive
  • Two Amigos - 6 min walk
  • Le Musée - 5 min drive

About this property

Hotel du Simplon

Hotel du Simplon puts you 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Bellecour Square. The property is just a short walk to public transportation: Ampere-Victor Hugo Station is 5 minutes and Quai Claude Bernard Tram Stop is 8 minutes.


English, French, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 37 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time from 2 PM - anytime
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age: 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets allowed*
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Covered onsite self parking (EUR 20 per night)

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) 6:00 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekends
  • Room service (limited hours)


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff


  • 1 building/tower
  • Library
  • Arcade/game room


  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Grab bar near toilet

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Free WiFi


  • Daily housekeeping

Special features

Awards and affiliations

Eco-Certified Property
This property participates in Green Key, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.65 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 18 years of age.

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately EUR 14 per person


  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 10 per pet, per night


  • Covered self parking costs EUR 20 per night

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.


Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.
Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1000, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

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Frequently asked questions

Does Hotel du Simplon offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Hotel du Simplon does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Hotel du Simplon?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Hotel du Simplon?
Yes, pets are welcome. There's a charge of EUR 10 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.
Is parking offered on site at Hotel du Simplon?
Yes. Self parking costs EUR 20 per night.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Hotel du Simplon?
You can check in from 2 PM - anytime. Check-out time is noon. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
Is there an onsite casino at Hotel du Simplon?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Le Pharaon Casino (7-min drive) and Casino Le Lyon Vert (13-min drive) are both nearby.
What is there to do at Hotel du Simplon and nearby?
Hotel du Simplon has an arcade.
What's the area around Hotel du Simplon like?
Hotel du Simplon is in Lyon City Centre, a short 5-minute walk from Ampere-Victor Hugo Station and 5 minutes' walk from Place Carnot.



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10/10 Exceptional

France road trip
Great location, good vibe in the neighborhood easy to walk to restaurants
Brent, 2-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Emily, 7-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Fantastic Hotel!
We had a fantastic stay at the Hotel Du Simplon! It was in a great location close to everything we needed, it was clean and comfortable and tastefully decorated, and we felt very safe and secure. Staff members were helpful and friendly. We would definitely stay again next time we’re in Lyon!
Elizabeth, 3-night family trip
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4/10 Fair

Rude manager
Super small rooms. Manager was unpleasant and rude.
Matthew, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great location and very helpful staff. Parking garage was key.
James, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Manuel, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Unbeatable location and value for money
Very clean and comfortable at perfect location. Beds are very comfortable. Receptionist is helpfull and available 24 hours.
katsiaryna, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Staff, convenience price ~ good Room basic no wardrobe or draws, but a trade off against price.
Fredric, 3-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Dan, 4-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Dan, 4-night trip
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