Saxe & the City

4 stars vacation rental in Lyon

4 stars rental certification

Lyon, like home.

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  • 8 Guests
  • 5 Beds
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Toilet
  • 90m²

Prestige French style apartment, 90 sqm, on the last floor with elevator, for up to 8 people and with balcony.

Spacious, quiet, bright and stylish, its typical Lyon style with its wooden floor, high ceilings and fireplaces, combined with the modernity of an open living space, the latest equipments, and a trendy decoration make this place incredibly friendly and welcoming.

In the heart of Lyon, right next to all public transports and amenities, 5 minutes from place Bellecour and from the old town!

Description of the premises

  • LARGE LIVING ROOM of 35 m2 with a 6-7 seater sofa, very easily convertible into a double bed (140 x 200 cm), movable folding-screen to privatize the space
  • KITCHEN fully equipped and highly functional, offering everything you may need to cook and eat !
  • BALCONY accessible from the living room and the Zen bedroom, with view of the Fourvière Basilica
  • ZEN BEDROOM with two single beds (90 x 200 cm = 36'' wide x 79'' long) which can be reunited into a king size bed (180 x 200 cm = 71'' wide x 79'' long), a large closet with wardrobe, and a small desk
  • GLAM BEDROOM with a queen size bed (160 x 200 cm = 63'' wide x 79'' long), a large closet with wardrobe, and a small desk
  • EMERALD BEDROOM with a queen size bed (160 x 200 cm = 63'' wide x 79'' long) mezzanine, a work desk, and a closet with wardrobe
  • BATHROOM with bath tub and shower

Services Included

  • LINEN: Sheets and towels supplied
  • PRODUCTS: Shower gel, Shampoo, Hand soap, Toilet paper, Laundry detergent, Dishes detergent, Condiments, Tea and Coffee
  • CLEANING: cleaning at the end of your stay, and once a week for stays above 10 days
  • INTERNET: very high speed wifi connection (fiber to the home)
  • TELEPHONE: free calls to landlines and mobiles in France, free calls to landlines of many countries (you may ask if your country is included)
  • PARKING: A private guarded parking is available nearby at negociated fare.


  • Internet (fiber to the home)
  • LCD Television with hundred of channels
  • Bluray/DVD player
  • HiFi system
  • Electric room-darkening shades
  • Elevator
  • Telephone
Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Hood
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Induction hob
  • Expresso coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Mixer
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Iron with ironing board
  • Drying rack
  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Hair dryer
  • High chair
  • Crib
  • Baby bath
  • Babysitter recommendations
  • Balcony
  • Work desks
  • Fans
  • Hangers
  • Books
  • Smoke detector
  • Carbon Monoxide detector
  • First Aid Kit

The neighbourhood

Saxe-Gambetta is an authentic area on the left bank of the Rhône, in the city very center. The apartment is ideally located at the foot of the metro station, close to many shops, La Part Dieu international shopping center, Rhône docks and Lyon city center (peninsula).

All trips can be done by walk or by bike:

  • Rhône docks = 5 minutes walk
  • Presqu'île / Bellecour (city very center) = 12 minutes walk (1 km), 3 minutes by metro
  • Vieux Lyon (Old town) = 5 minutes by metro, or 20 minutes walk (1.7 km)
  • Les Halles Paul Bocuse = 15 minutes walk
  • University Lyon 2 (Quai du Rhône) & Lyon 3 (Manufacture des Tabacs) = 10 minutes walk
  • Supermarket (including organic) & bakery = a few meters away

Ideally located for any city trips:

  • Saxe-Gambetta metro station (line B and D) at the foot of the building, access to Place Bellecour and Part Dieu in 3 minutes. Vieux Lyon (old town) in 5 minutes
  • Tramway T1 400 meters
  • BUS C11, C12, C14, C23, C4, PL2 at 30 meters
  • Velov (city bike rental): 20 meters
  • Bluly (electric car rental): 20 meters


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