Youth Hostel Lyon Centre


Located in the heart of old Lyon, enjoy the panoramic view of the city from the terrace of the Lyon Centre youth hostel.

Open all year round

Vacation vouchers accepted
Bank cards accepted

Located only 10 minutes walk from all the most famous addresses in the city of Lyon and in the heart of the old town, the Lyon Centre youth hostel is the perfect place for your stay. Discover the atmosphere of the different districts or the local gastronomy at low prices. Combine relaxation and discoveries thanks to the numerous activities to be done between backpackers, with family or friends.

Access information about the youth hostel :

services of the youth hostel of Lyon Centre


95 beds

20 rooms

Rooms with 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 beds



Available services

Internet access / Wifi / Bar / Independent kitchen / Luggage room / Relaxation area / Barbecue / Garden / Bicycle garage / Theme nights


Shopping center: 50 m
Travel agency / Tour office: 100 m
Exchange office: 200 m

services of the youth hostel for groups



Available room(s)

No meeting room


Single/double rooms for attendants and drivers

You like
  • To be in the heart of the city, to discover on foot its traboules and its districts registered with the world heritage of UNESCO.
  • Relax on the terrace that makes the reputation of the Lyon Centre youth hostel and enjoy its breathtaking view.
  • Savor some local specialties, especially the Lyon bouchons.
  • Exchange free tips in a friendly spirit with other travelers.

the activities of the youth hostel of Lyon Centre

Just a 10 minutes walk from must-see sites like the Cathedral of Saint Jean-Baptiste, famous restaurants and the Abbey of Saint Marin d’Ainay, HI Lyon Centre youth hostel overlooks the city. From there, you can discover the districts listed as Unesco heritage sites, the traboules, or the 6 natural parks located around the city. There is no shortage of beautiful outings for you to enjoy a pleasant stay.

  • Hiking
  • Mountain bike / VTC
  • Bike
  • Gastronomy and wine
  • Monuments / Castles / Museums
  • Amusement park / Entertainment
  • UNESCO sites
  • Cultural center: 100 m
  • River / Port / Lake: 200 m
  • Nightlife: 200 m
  • Main monuments: 200 m
  • Historical sites: 200 m
  • Museums / Art galleries: 300 m
  • Recreational facilities: 500 m

Map & access


Line D > Stop Saint-Jean > funicular direction St-Just, stop “Minimes” (200 m)


Line C9 (funicular) > Les Minimes stop > 200 m


Part Dieu or Perrache train station > 3 km


Lyon Saint-Exupéry (28 km)

Access by road

A6 From Paris > A6
Geneva > A42
From Grenoble/Chambéry > A43
From Marseille > A7
In Lyon, follow “Vieux Lyon”.

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