Résidence Villemanzy***, at the heart of Lyon within a unique setting
This former 17th century convent overlooks the Villemanzy garden and enjoys an exceptional panoramic view over the Rhône. The residence is located 500m from the Town Hall and the Opera.
It has 88 "ready to live in" studios and apartments
for stays ranging from one night to several weeks.
Our accommodations and meeting spaces
All our accommodations have a fully equipped kitchenette so our guests can enjoy their stay in total freedom. Our bright meeting rooms overlook the Villemanzy garden.
Our common areas
The dining room and patio, lounges, gallery and fitness area
The dining room and patio
Every morning from 7 am to 9:30 am a breakfast buffet is offered to our guests. It also allows the organization of breaks, meals: buffet lunches or cocktail dinners, aperitifs. See the details of our catering packages
Relax in our lounge areas, equipped with a TV corner, a drinks and snacks dispenser as well as many reading or working spaces.
Bathed in light, this gallery is the ideal place to host your exhibitions, workshops and welcome coffees. It connects to the restaurant area and the patio. Find out more in the section "Organising events"
For a sporting break during your stay, our fitness area is freely accessible at any time.
Lyon and its region
Sights to see
To discover Lyon, you have to stroll along the Presqu'île, from Croix-Rousse down to Les Terreaux which is also the town hall square, you will pass through the pedestrian streets, or along the banks of the Rhône or from the Saône, you will discover the Opera, the Bertholdi Fountain, theaters, museums, the Grand Hôtel Dieu, Place Bellecour, the Ainaydistrict, and then cross the new Confluence district to its museum . Going up the Saône, you will reach the St Jean district, climb the Fourvière hill and admire Lyon from above, then descend into Vieux Lyon and return via St Paul, then via the 3 Gaulles amphitheater.
Lyon can also be discovered on the water with sightseeing boats, the Vaporetto, by canoe
On the left bank of the Rhône, the must-sees are the Parc de la Tête d´or, the contemporary art museum, the Part-Dieu district with the Bocuse market halls, the Montplaisir district with the Lumière brothers museum.
From Lyon you can escape to the nearby nature, to the Monts d'Or, the Monts du Lyonnais, to Beaujolais, the Dombes, the Pilat Natural Park, the Rhône coasts
In this section you will find the next events planned in Lyon and its surroundings in the coming months. Whatever the reason for your stay in Lyon, you will find our residence is exceptionally well located. Located in the historic Croix - Rousse district, the residence is the ideal starting point for visiting the main tourist spots in Lyon on foot. 2 km from the Lyon Convention Centre and 3 km from the Part-Dieu, Perrache and Vaise districts served by all modes of urban transport, you can also quickly reach your meeting or conference places; Eurexpo is accessible by metro (hôtel de ville), then tram or bus to Vaulx en velin - la Soie in about 1 hour.