NileGuide Expert Says:
Housed in a World Heritage prized Renaissance building, and featuring the enigmatic 'Tour Rose' (the pink tower), 'La Tour Rose' hotel is one of the most romantic and historic hotels in Lyon.
22 Rue du Boeuf 69005 LYON
69005 Lyon, France
tel: 04 78 92 69 10
fax: 04 78 42 26 02
NileGuide Expert tip:
For straightforward access to and from the hotel, use Saint Jean station on metro line D, situated just a few minutes' away from the hotel.
Located in the heart of the historic World Heritage zone of Old Lyon, the four star La Tour Rose is a stylish hotel housed in beautiful renaissance architecture that features the romantic 'La Tour Rose' (the pink tower). Situated on the famous Rue du Boeuf
, the hotel is within easy walking distance (about 2 minutes) from the tourist highlights of Rue Saint Jean
and Place Saint Jean.
La Tour Rose offers a variety of refined rooms and apartments that are individually decorated using fine silks from the city's famed silk workers. The interior court and garden area is a beautiful oasis of charm, reflecting the Florentine influences that have attributed to the creation of the space. Other hotel amenities include a gourmet restaurant, room service, a lounge bar, internet access and private parking.
Even if you're not planning on staying at La Tour Rose (it is comparatively pricey), you can take in the exquisite interior by visiting for a drink at the hotel's elegant lounge bar, or have a meal at the hotel's highly rated restaurant, which offers local specialities along with international dishes.