Helder's Hotel

Helder’s hotel is located in a building that date back to the 1930’s and preserves the art deco spirit of this period, through its decoration, its woodwork, its hangings, and wall lamps.

It’s a hotel has been kept in the same family since the 1940’s, Thus far three generations have been carry for it since. It’s one of the last independently owned hotels in Lyon accommodating of 98 rooms.

The hotel’s located near of the T1 Tram line, in front of the INSEEC, of which occupies the building classified as Historic Monument, designed by Mr. Citroën himself.

There will always be someone ready to welcome you and to serve you at the hotel’s reception 24/7.

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Breakfast at 9.50 €

You can start the day the best way possible by enjoying our all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet :

  • Excellent hot drinks : coffee, tea, chocolate, cappuccino, latte macchiato …
  • Fruit juice Granini 100% pure juice
  • Fresh fruits, ham, cheese
  • Croissants pure butter, chocolate breads, breads with grapes, pancakes, madeleines, chouquettes cooked on the spot, fresh bread
  • Maple syrup, assorted jams Bonne Maman, honey, Nutella
  • Danone Yoghurts
  • Kellogg’s Variety Cereals

Restore :

For your meals outside of the establishment, benefit from 10 % of discount through our partner the restaurant La Tabl’ature, situated 12 rue Bechevelin, near the hotel.

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Frequently asked questions

How do I book a room?

To book your room, please check the availability of Helder 2 stars hotel in the center of Lyon for the chosen date using the online booking system then select the desired room type and complete the booking form. A confirmation of your reservation will be sent to you by e-mail.

What are the hours of check-in and check-out?

Check-in: 14h – Check-out: 11h.

Can I leave the room later?

Yes, by agreement of the morning reception.


Our clients are happy of their experience at the Helder, and reward us expressing their satisfaction in our golden book ! Please consult their feedback to get an idea of our welcome!

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What our guests say about us

  • I loved the old-fashioned and art decoration of this place, but how much more the welcome which was reserved for me there. All the staff is attentive and nice. We even authorized my husband to tidy up his folding bicycle in a corner of the lounge. Unbelievable, isn’t it?
    I strongly recommend this hotel.

  • Everything was easy, everything was perfect. Thank you so much for everything you’ve done. The best hotel in Lyon. So quiet that I could sleep here for the rest of my life.
    The staff is warm the decoration is awesome. What more can I say except thank you one more time!

  • I often go in this hotel of Lyon for my work but also for the leisure, I was never disappointed, the employees and the heads are very nice, there is an all-can-you-eat breakfast buffet: Bread, viennoiseries, pancakes, coffee, hot chocolate, fruits juices… The rooms are comfortable and you even have the choice between a shower or a bath. There is an elevator too, of course.
    Tramway line and metro D nearby.
    I recommend this hotel.

  • I really recommend this Hotel to my friends.

    Well located at 3mn walking to a tram station (on the direct line to the station SNCF Part Dieu.) and about 15mn to Place Bellecour and Vieux Lyon.
    Simple and clean room. Renovated and pleasant hotel. Charming Staff.

  • Quiet et confortable.
    Welcoming staff, the quiet of the room, the location: near to the Lyon’s downtown. Private parking possibilities.