A good hostel for backpackers, students, and couples.
Dorm Bed: $26.93
21, Rue Alsace Lorraine ,
Away Hostel and Coffee Shop is a popular hostel in Lyon, France. It's located in a 19th century building in the middle of the city's historic district. It's less than a 20 minute walk to most of the city's top tourist attractions and it's right by a metro station and five minutes from a major transportation center for the city. The train and bus stations are about 15 minutes away.
The hostel has both dorms and private rooms available. The dorms are relatively large and offer comfortable furnishings, security lockers, and shared bathrooms. They sleep either four, eight, or ten people. The private rooms offer a little more personal space. They are doubles and have en-suite bathrooms and comfortable hotel style furnishings.
The hostel also has a variety of amenities available for guests. There are laundry facilities, luggage storage, lockers, a good security system, and wi-fi throughout the facilities. The staff are also wonderful. Most are local to the area and can tell you any thing you might want to know about Lyon. There's also an on-site event manager that organizes all kinds of activities for guests. There are daily walking tours, cultural events, and wine tastings. This is a great place to stay where you can meet other visitors and immerse yourself in the French culture.