Where To Stay In Saint-Etienne, France: 10 Hotels & Vacation Rentals - Updated 2024

where to stay in saint-etienne france
Alyssandra Raiza
Alyssandra Raiza 
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Located in the eastern central area of France, Saint-Etienne is a city that is somewhat small in size, with a population of roughly 500,000 in its urban area. Although it has a rich history, rooted in mining and industry, Saint-Etienne has, in recent years, become better known for its design biennales. Planning a visit to this stylish and fascinating city? Here is a list of the 10 best and most beautifully designed accommodations, in the city of Saint-Etienne.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 04, 2024.

1. Beautiful apartment-style loft (from USD 97)

This beautiful apartment-style loft is a treat for those who love contemporary design. With its monochromatic color scheme, complemented by wooden pieces of furniture, this stylish loft is perfect for young travelers. Its two bedrooms and single bathroom can easily accommodate up to six guests at a time.

Its kitchen is not only sleek and immaculately clean, but also well-equipped, with a coffee maker, microwave, and other kitchen essentials. Other amenities include central heating and air conditioning, a washer and dryer, wireless internet access, and cable television. Smoking is also permitted on the premises.

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Saint-Étienne, France
2.93 km (1.9 mi) from Parc de l'Europe
10 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
the apartment is modern very well equipped very clean and a lovely place to stay
- wonderful and clean flat- central location
jerome was a very nice and accommodating host
jerome is extremely helpful
super location and very stylish modern clean appartment
it was stylish and clean with everything needed and at the best location
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2. Renovated apartment in the center (from 85 USD/night)

With bursts of color accenting every room, this apartment is charming and bright. The two bedrooms, with a queen size bed and a sofa bed, allow up to four guests to sleep comfortably. The bathroom is spotless and comes with a supply of essentials, such as shampoo, soap, and fresh towels. The kitchen is likewise well-equipped, with the basics for meal preparations – a stove, a coffee maker, and an oven are all free for guests to use. Guests can also enjoy wireless internet access and cable television, during their stay.

Renovated apartment in the center

Price: from 85 USD/night

Number of Guests: 4

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3. square meter (592 square foot) apartment in the heart of the city

With a single bedroom and bathroom, this classy and cozy apartment is ideal for couples, but can readily accommodate up to four guests at a time. Located in a private area in a quiet neighborhood, guests are sure to have a peaceful and hassle-free stay. The house also comes with some amenities, such as a fully-functional kitchen, central heating and air conditioning, a washer, and an iron. Although there is no television, guests can enjoy wireless internet access during their stay.

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Saint-Étienne, Auvergne Rhône-Alpes, France
2.87 km (1.8 mi) from Parc de l'Europe
169 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
stayed here for 4 nights was 39 degree but evening cool air is fine with the fan provided
the apartment is exactly like in the photos warm inviting and creatively atmospheric
the space includes a very well appointed kitchen
we also had a lovely simple breakfast provided
the apartment was clean and some breakfast was available
nice place quiet clean and all recomended
the place was kept very clean and as beautiful as the pictures
centrally located and clean with a helpful host
the host was very helpful and responsive
she was very accommodating with our arrival thank you
anne-celine was a great host who was communicative and always available
anne celine is a great host was very nice to meet her thank you
anne-céline was the perfect host extremely charming
good location at a good price
the apartment is located in the city center at a walking distance from pretty much everything
great flat situated right in the center of the town and close to all the pubs/restaurants
nice and comfortable apartment in a very convenient location
great place to stay close to transportation and everything that you need
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4. Hotel Kyriad Saint-Etienne Centre (from USD 94)

The Hotel Kyriad Saint-Etienne Center is not too far from the center of Saint-Etienne. This hotel offers plenty of options for lodging, with rooms ranging from a solo room to a family room. Guests will love its tastefully decorated rooms and its stylish interior. Although each room has its unique features, depending on size, each room does feature a flat screen television and a complimentary tray of drinks, upon your arrival. Guests can also enjoy a drink or two at the bar, or grab a bite of the traditional French cuisine that the hotel serves.

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Kyriad Saint-Etienne Centre

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: 77, Rue De La Montat
2.5 km (1.6 mi) from Parc de l'Europe

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Terrace

5. City Lofthotel Saint-Etienne (from USD 115)

The City Lofthotel Saint-Etienne is a stunning hotel in the heart of Saint Etienne. It offers both studio units and single-bedroom units, which can accommodate two to four guests at a time. However, it is most highly rated amongst couples and solo travelers. Each unit comes with wireless internet access, air conditioning, a bathroom and a kitchenette.

24-hour desk service is available and breakfast is also served daily. If you wish to get around, the City Lofthotel is also conveniently located within 1.5 km (.9 miles) from the Saint Etienne train station.

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City Lofthotel Saint-Etienne

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 15 Rue Gambetta
2.6 km (1.7 mi) from Parc de l'Europe

Pets allowed Non-smoking rooms Laundry Dry cleaning Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms Ironing service Internet services

6. Beautiful city center apartment (from 215 USD)

This contemporary apartment is incredibly stylish and clean. With two bedrooms, each equipped with a double bed and a bathroom, the unit is spacious enough to comfortably accommodate up to four guests. Its kitchen is impressively equipped with a coffee maker, microwave, dishwasher, and oven, among other essential appliances and kitchen utensils.

Other amenities include central heating and wireless internet access. Guests may also make use of the free parking space on the premises.

Beautiful city center apartment

Price: from 215 USD

Number of Guests: 4

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7. Superb studio in the center of Saint-Etienne (from 59 USD)

With its white and wooden interior, this studio apartment is understated, yet classy. With a single bedroom and bathroom, it is ideal for solo travelers or couples on a romantic vacation. Although the kitchen is somewhat modest in size, it is equipped with a burner, microwave oven, and coffee maker, to aid guests in preparing simple meals.

For entertainment, guests may also make use of the large screen TV and DVD player. Those who want to explore the city instead will be happy to know that the unit is located within walking distance of the Carnot and Bellevue stations, making it incredibly easy to find one’s way around town from this apartment.

Superb studio in the center of Saint-Etienne

Price: from 59 USD

Number of Guests: 2

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8. Two private rooms in a 300 square meter (3,229.2 square foot) loft

Decorated with pop-art inspired paintings and classy leather furnishing, this private loft is very youthful in design. Located a mere 5 minutes from the Chateaucreux station and another 10 from the center of Saint-Etienne, this loft is the perfect accommodation for those who are itching to get around the city.

With two bedrooms and a single bathroom, complete with essentials, such as shampoo and fresh towels, the loft can comfortably accommodate two to four guests at a time. Amenities such as cable television, wireless internet access, air conditioning, and free parking also guarantee a comfortable stay. A sumptuous breakfast is also offered to guests, courtesy of the host.

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Saint-Étienne, Rhône-Alpes, France
2.39 km (1.5 mi) from Parc de l'Europe
39 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in loft 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
wonderful stay in a fabulous apartment antonio and nathalie could not have been better hosts
short walk into the town was really great
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Enjoy Saint-Etienne in style

With surprises at every turn, the quiet, yet beautiful city of Saint-Etienne is a real feast for the eyes. But after a day of exploring, who wouldn’t want to come back to an equally lovely room? We hope you find accommodation that is as stylish, to fully enjoy your stay in this beautiful city.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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