Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Vieux Lyon, France - Updated 2021

airbnb Vieux Lyon, France

Being the oldest and largest Renaissance district in the city of Lyon, Vieux Lyon is definitely a must visit when you are in Lyon. The charming Old Lyon has been captivating tourists for years, and you will soon be captivated, too. Be sure to visit the Fourviere Basilica and Cathedral, the Place Bellecour, and the Lyon Cathedral. Keep reading to find the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Vieux Lyon.

1. A perfect place in the old city (from USD 69)

Situated in the charming Rennaisance district, this apartment is the starting point to explore the city. You can easily reach the city center on foot within five minutes. At the city center, you can visit many shops and cultural sites. From your accommodation, you can get the best views of the old city, the Fourviere Basilica, and the Fourviere Cathedral. The accommodation itself offers one bedroom, one bathroom, a living room, a fully fitted kitchen, TV, and wireless internet – a perfect place to stay for a couple or solo traveler.

Perfect Place in the Old City !
Lyon, Rhone-Alpes, France
306 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very stylish apartment with stunning views
the apartment was very spacious with spectacular views great wifi comfortable bed elevator heater
we really enjoyed the apartment and the views were terrific
the apartment is amazing with a view that will leave you breathless
absolutely stunning view from the apartment and tons of amazing restaurants and places to explore within steps
the place was spotless clean warm and home-y
apartment was exceptionally clean modern and well presented
the place was clean and comfortable
clean and comfortable apartment with a very comfortable bed
apartment is clean with all the amenities
laëtitia was a great host
laëticia is so friendly and check in was easy
laëtitia is a wonderful host and gave us great tips
she was easy to contact shared helpful tips and provided a fully stocked house
laëtitia is a wonderful host friendly and helpful she can really offer great advice for your stay
pro: location is very good
perfect location in a beautiful city
a very secure and convenient location
it’s centrally located with many attractions nearby and a metro in walking distance
great location beautiful apartment right in the old city
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2. A cozy studio in the historical district (from USD 79)

This accommodation is a cozy and bright studio nestled in the historical district and medieval Old Lyon, a really nice spot for you to enjoy a pleasant walk in the morning or in the evening when the sun goes down. The studio is located on the second floor of a historical building that features old stones and spiral staircase. Your studio overlooks the courtyard, giving it a calm and relaxed ambiance. The studio offers a room to sleep in along with a fully fitted kitchen and a bathroom. From your room, you can enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of the city.

Studio Old Centre Lyon, Saint Jean
Lyon, Rhone-Alpes, France
246 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi worked perfectly
the ac was a little weak at times but the provided fan kept things comfortable
if you are a fan of small space living this is a great experience
the apt was small but efficient
the apartment had everything necessary for our stay and we were perfectly positioned to see all of lyon
the room was exceptionally clean and modern
the studio was very clean and quite
the apartment is very clean and cozy
the studio is small but extremely comfortable clean and modern
the flat is tiny but it was modern clean and well equipped
malio was a very gracious host
malio was a great host
the host was easy to communicate
malio was very helpful and professional
malio was nice and helpful
the location was fantastic
great location in old lyon
in the middle of the old town with cute shops restaurants and bars close by
but the location was superb
the place is located on a quaint street close to the cathedral with a charming square
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3. A beautiful contemporary room in the heart of Old Lyon (from USD 86)

A beautiful contemporary room will surely make you feel comfortable in Lyon. Situated in a 15th-century building, the room comes with a bedroom that has a double bed for two persons to sleep in. You can also enjoy all the facilities provided in the apartment, such as the private toilet and bathroom, kitchen, washer, indoor fireplace and wireless internet. The living room is spacious and equipped with a super cozy couch for you to sit back and relax. Complimentary breakfast is provided.

In Old Lyon. Room, bathroom and private WC
Lyon, Rhone-Alpes, France
179 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good wifi good shower building very secure
they provided a delicious breakfast spread each morning with homemade crepes fresh fruit croissants yogurts and more
breakfast was sublime beyond any expectations – pastries fresh bread yoghurt great coffee and home-made jams and good company
the room was superb
the room was also fantastic
everything was very clean and comfortable
beautiful room clean and nicely decorated
the room was clean and tidy with everything we needed including towels and toiletries
our room was spotless and very beautiful
the apartment was very nice clean and beautiful
claude & thierry are super nice hosts
hosts made us feel very welcome
the hosts are so nice people
a tremendous host who was extremely helpful
claude and thierry were wonderful hosts
the location was great
the location is good
a lovely location in the heart of lyon
location: excellent right in old lyon walking distance everywhere
the location is ideal for someone visiting lyon
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4. A room with a private terrace (from USD 54)

Another accommodation you need to consider is this small but lovely room that makes a comfortable place to stay in Lyon. Facilities offered include a bed, a bathroom, a living room with TV, and a kitchen with appliances. There is also a private terrace where you can enjoy the scenery of the city from the fourth floor. Have a cup of coffee or breakfast on the terrace for a perfect moment.

Lyon, Rhône-Alpes, France
269 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved the balcony and the apartment had everything we needed
the apartment was very quiet and the air conditioner was greatly appreciated
all the amenities cooking facilities and such a beautiful space
a well laid out apartment with excellent amenities and comfort
air conditioning was a huge plus as well as a ton of recommendations
very clean and great communication
apartment was clean and very comfortable
it is spotlessly clean and the shower is excellent
very clean well equipped and comfortable
the house was impeccably clean cozy and well equipped
olivier was a great host
the hosts for this accommodation truly deserve their superhost designation
olivier was before and during our stay very helpful and supported us with any advice
absolutely perfect rental and great hosts
olivier was very hospitable and gave us great tips
great location and very cute appartment
great location and great hostess
perfect location in the heart of vieux lyon
the location is perfect too
it's location is perfect for sightseeing in lyon everything is within walking distance
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5. A piece of luxury in Old Lyon (from USD 175)

Treat yourself to luxury by booking this modern apartment that is well equipped with all facilities you may need during your stay. it has two bedrooms with two double beds that ensure a full rest at night. The living room is spacious, bright, and equipped with high-end facilities such as ultra slim full HD LED TV, JBL Bluetooth speaker system, Freebox, and wireless internet. The kitchen is fully equipped.

Centre Vieux Lyon & vue panoramique sur les toits
Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
291 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view from the apt is lovely too
it was warm during our stay and the fan provided some nice cooler air
the apartment looks exactly like the photos
we are a family of 4 (two boys 13 and 10) and the apartment was perfect for us
great location and surprisingly quiet the apartment is in good repair with quality furnishings
clean and bright accommodation
very clean and comfortable apartment
good clean apartment with all you need
crisp white linen and immaculately clean
the apartment is clean and beautifully decorated
pauline was a lovely host
oliver and pauline are great hosts
the hosts were accommodating and friendly
pauline was an amazing host really quick responses and accommodating to our needs
olivier and pauline are outstanding hosts
fabulous location in old town
the location is outstanding
great location in vieux lyon
and the location is terrific
fantastic location in the old town
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6. A sunny and cozy studio (from USD 81)

Finally, this sunny and cozy studio in the heart of Old Lyon makes up the list of top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in the city. You can enjoy a lovely bedroom, a bathroom, a living room and a kitchen at your disposal. Serve yourself breakfast with available items, including tea, coffee, and butter.

Sunny and cosy studio in heart of historic Lyon
Lyon, Auvergne Rhône-Alpes, France
238 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi is good also
the apartment looks exactly like the photos
the place does have a fan though which helps a lot
nice and warm too with a big heater
there is a fan too which was great as it was a hot few days
the apartment was very clean and put together well
it was clean and quite airy with the windows opening onto the place de baleine
the apartment itself was clean spacious and comfortable; with a well equipped kitchen and bathroom
it is clean and has all you need for a comfortable stay
the apartment was clean and tidy a comfortable base for our stay in lyon
dominique was a great host
highly recommend this property and host
dominique a great host and quick responses as well
the host was wonderfully nice and responsive
owner dominique is very helpful
location is a perfect walking distance from many sites of interest
walking distance of all attractions and great restaurants close by
excellent location in the old city close to everything and within walking distance across the bridges
the location was great right in the middle of everything with restarunts right out the door
great location and fantastic apartment
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7. Beautiful apartment for two (from USD 71)

This comfortable one-bedroom apartment is a great holiday home for those visiting Lyon. The bedroom in this rental has a queen bed. This accommodation also features a spacious living room, a bathroom and a well-equipped kitchen. Take a peek outside the window and get a splendid view of the district of Fourvière. TV and Wi-Fi connection will keep you entertained indoors.

Appartement Vieux Lyon Saint Jean
Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
182 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was gorgeously decorated with above-and-beyond amenities like the nespresso and a variety of mini toiletries
the view of the basilica from the living room and bedroom is as good as it gets
apartment is well furnished and wonderful appliances and amenities
even the toilet paper is color coordinated and the smeg appliances are a nice touch
the apartment has great amenities and was very clean
bathroom was nice and clean
clean smart furnished perfect for one or for a couple
it was very clean and comfortable and had everything we needed for a long weekend
spotlessly clean great flat right in the centre of the old town
the apartment is very clean and has great amenities
cozy room and trustworthy host
the host was very responsive and checked in with us on our second day
anne was very easy to communicate with also and was the perfect host
it’s a great one of kind apartment
anne is a kind and responsive host
good location in old town
perfect location in the old city
perfect location for our stay in lyon
very nice place located in a nice area in lyon
also has an amazing location
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8. Studio near the metro (from USD 106)

Located in the historic heart of the city, this apartment is a great holiday home for those who want to discover the beautiful architecture the city has to offer. A number of restaurants, bars, and grocery stores are within walking distance from here. A metro station is also located nearby from where you can catch a train and explore other parts of Lyon easily. This rental also features a bathroom and a kitchen area for those who prefer to cook their meals easily.

Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
164 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space itself is beautiful reminiscent of an old kitchen area into a studio apartment
very clean perfect location room was a little dark
a fantastic location inside over if the famous traboule
great location loved the old beautiful area and bars around the flat
incredible location and really cool apartment we enjoyed our stay in lyon
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9. Immerse in the Renaissance atmosphere (from USD 133)

The very first feeling you will get when entering this apartment is warmth. The apartment was decorated in such a way to make you feel comfortable at home. You will also be immersed in the Renaissance atmosphere with its high ceiling and wide stone-framed windows. This apartment is situated in the heart of Old Lyon, and you can basically get anywhere you want to by foot. This apartment is perfect for four persons as it offers two beds and one bathroom. You don’t have to sleep in the bedroom if you don’t want to. Try the sofas in the living room because they are just as comfortable as the beds. The kitchen is fully equipped, and you can use it as you wish.

Charme Vieux Lyon Côté Palais
Lyon, Rhone-Alpes, France
238 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful apartment with all necessary facilities
we loved the large bathroom washer/dryer and the rainfall shower
it’s a beautiful renaissance apartment over looking rue st jean
the bedroom is peacefully located off the interior courtyard and the bed was very comfortable
odile received us at the apartment and had already setup the pullout couch bed that my son loved
clean as a pin
lovely spacious clean apartment in beautiful old building in old lyon
very large clean apartment
the apartment was spotlessly clean and odile came and changed the sheets during my stay
this apartment is so stylish and clean
the host was very accommodating and friendly
odile is a wonderful host
helpful and gracious host
odile is a fantastic host
the host is so warm and friendly
the location was amazing
the location is amazing
walking distance to many places of interest and close to metro
walking distance to all major attractions
easy walk from the metro station and central lyon over the bridge
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10. A space in the heart of the old quarter

Lyon is a truly breathtaking city, especially the area of the old quarter. And, if you choose to book this room in a private apartment, get ready to be captivated by the beauty of the area any time of the day during your stay. The accommodation consists of a bedroom overlooking the courtyard, which is ideal for two persons. The bathroom is also available, though you have to share it with the owner of the house. Enjoy a moment of relaxation in the living room that is equipped with sofa and TV. Also, feel free to use the kitchen that is equipped with a fridge, microwave, and tea/coffee-making facilities.

In the heart of the old quarter!
320 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

11. A fully furnished apartment

Have for yourself this entire apartment that can accommodate up to six guests. The apartment, which is situated on the first floor of a typical 17th-century building, comes with two bedrooms and one bathroom. When you need to relax after a day spent to explore the beautiful city of Lyon, go to the living room, sit on the comfortable sofa bed, and turn on the television. The kitchen is fully equipped and you are granted access to use the kitchen to prepare your meals. Help yourself to coffee, tea, orange juice, and milk that are provided on site. Public transportation, such as bus and subway, along with other amenities are all within walking distance.

NEW Grand appartement Vieux Lyon.
258 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds

12. A nice studio for a family

This accommodation is a studio that is ideal for a family. The studio was renovated in 2015 and now offers modern facilities to make sure that you have the most pleasant staycation in Lyon. What can you expect from this studio? Two cozy beds that can sleep four guests, a private bathroom so you will have total privacy, and a living room equipped with a sofa bed, LCD TV, and wireless internet. Oh, and the open kitchen features hotplates, microwave, coffee machine, grill, and more! But most of all, you will love this studio because it boasts of an amazing view of the Fourviere Basilica!

Top Duplex Old City Lyon
Lyon, Rhône-Alpes, France
293 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good wi-fi connection eg
you will need the fan on at night
wifi was great the apartment was great
beautiful view of la basilique from the lounge room window would definitely come back
the apartment interior is nicely updated and worked well for 3 people
it was clean and fashionable
the place was clean and tidy
the apartment is very very clean
the apartment was sparking clean and well appointed
it was clean and modern with good lighting
friendly and responsive host
guillaume is a wonderful host
he was a great host and provided us everything we needed
guillaume is a great host - he is always very quick in his responses
host was very gracious and easy to communicate with
outstanding location to experience lyon
great location right in vioux lyon and close to everything
fantastic location in vieux lyon
great location and good space
superb location and very quiet
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Choose only the best vacation rentals

There is nothing like a superb accommodation that will take care of everything you may need when you are on a vacation or a trip. That’s why you need to choose only the best vacation rentals, which you can get from these Airbnb’s.

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