Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille - 3 Star Hotel in Paris France
This family friendly 3 star hotel in Paris, designed in a Belle Epoque style, offers a buffet breakfast, free WiFi and business services, and you will find there are en suite rooms with complementary toiletries, personal safe, mini fridge, courtesy tray and more.
About Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille
You will find the family friendly Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille is located between the Gare de Lyon train station and the Bastille Square in the 12th Arrondissement and is classed as a 3 star hotel in Paris.
Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille Paris facade and entrance doors
It is aptly named due to its location, and having been constructed to become a hotel called the Grand Hotel de France back in the late 1800s in readiness for the 1900 Paris World Fair, it has still retained its original roots from the Belle Epoque era, yet has been fully renovated between 2021 and 2022 to provide modern conveniences we come to expect.
Services and Facilities at Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille
Having been entirely renovated and redesigned, Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille has modern comforts such as air conditioning along with a lift, free WiFi plus business services.
Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille breakfast bar with continental breakfast service
Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille breakfast hot and cold drinks service
Additionally, benefiting from a 24 hour reception with multilingual staff and a luggage hold, they are there to help you get the most out of your stay including providing advice for tourist attractions in Paris along with maps of Paris and other useful information, plus they can supply items such as emergency sewing kits and personal care kits like toothpaste and razors to make your holiday in Paris more comfortable and enjoyable.
Hotel Services and Facilities
- Breakfast served buffet style from 7am to 10:30am or there is an option of an express breakfast for those in a hurry
- 24hr Reception with multilingual staff
- Luggage hold for before, during and even after you check-out
- WiFi available throughout the hotel for free
- Business facilities with a business corner has a tablet and printer along with a co-working area, which is available from 1pm daily
- Newspapers available
- Baby cot supplied upon prior request
- Iron and ironing board plus sewing kits supplied via reception upon request
Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille breakfast room table and chairs
Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille continental breakfast cold meats available
Rooms at Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille
There are 40 various categories of rooms at Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille, which are all soundproofed, have individual heating or air conditioning and private bathroom some with a shower and others with a bath. Ranging from Superior through to Privilege, there are also balcony rooms, triple rooms and connecting rooms for families plus one suite with a lounge and all are well equipped to provide a relaxing comfortable stay.
Hotel Room Services and Facilities
- Private bathroom with bath or shower
- Complementary Toiletries
- Courtesy Tray
- Mini fridge
- Welcome bottle of mineral water
- Free WiFi
- USB sockets
- Flat screen TV with satellite channels
- Personal Safe
- Baby cot supplied upon prior request and subject to availability
- Hygiene and shaving kits available upon request
Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille premium room with large double bed
Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille premium room en suite bathroom with his and her hand basins
Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille Location
As the name suggests, Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille is located by the lively Bastille area with its numerous cafes like the Cafe Francais, bars and entertainment venues such as the Opera Bastille and the AccorHotels Arena formerly called the POPB Bercy Area at the Parc de Bercy. Yet this hotel is also close to the River Seine and on the opposite side of the river you have the impressive Jardin des Plantes with its many Paris museums and the historical Menagerie Zoo.
Additionally, being a city renowned for numerous iconic monuments in Paris, we have listed some of the most popular attractions to show the approximate walking distance from this 3 star hotel, although utilising public transport could be another option.
Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille comfort double room bed with side desk and chair
Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille comfort double en suite bathroom with toilet, hand basin and shower cubicle
Walking distance to 5 popular attractions
- Eiffel Tower - 6.7 km
- Louvre Museum - 3.1 km
- Notre Dame Cathedral - 2.1 km
- Arc de Triomphe - 6.8 km
- Sacre Coeur Basilica - 5.7 km
However, we have also listed some other Paris tourist attractions located around the former Hotel Elysee Gare de Lyon like the Bastille Square with the July Column and the historical Jardin des Plantes with its Paris statues, the Natural History Museum and many others that can be easily reached within under 1000 metres walking distance although walking a little further and there are many other Paris entertainment venues and tourist attractions.
Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille double room with luggage stand and TV
Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille double bedroom with luggage stand and courtesy tray
Tourist attractions nearby
- River Seine
- Jardin du Port de l'Arsenal
- Port de l'Arsenal
- Le Train Bleu Restaurant
- Place de la Bastille
- Jardin des Plantes
- Cafe Barge
Getting to Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille
Situated in the 12th Arrondissement, when it comes to reaching Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille via public transport in Paris including Paris Metro lines and Paris buses, there are various options within walking distance and Gare de Lyon with its famous clock tower and Le Train Bleu historical restaurant is so close by that can be reached in around a 5 minute walk, which serves RER trains and many others, with the RER A train being ideal for getting to Disneyland Paris and right near the train station there are numerous buses along with Noctilien Night Buses in easy walking distance, with just a few listed below.
Yet the Gare du Nord Train station is a popular choice for many being that is serves the RER B train line for getting to Charles de Gaulle Airport, RER B and OrlyVal for getting to Orly Airport, not forgetting TGV high speed trains and the Eurostar train that travels to London in approximately 2.5 hours.
- Gare du Nord - 4.2 kilometres
Transport close by
- Gare de Lyon Metro station - Metro lines 1 and 14
- Quai de la Rapee Metro Station - Metro line 5
- Gare de Lyon Train Station - RER A and RER D train lines
- Bus lines 57, 61, 87 and 91
- Noctilien N32, N33, N34 and N35 night bus lines
Paris Hotel booking info
Hotel de France Gare de Lyon Bastille
12 Rue de Lyon
Ile de France
Tel: 0033 1 43 43 06 97
GPS: 48.84755, 2.37186