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Hotel industry professionals: be part of the city's touristic and economic attractiveness

A strategy to serve a balanced and dynamic city

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Professionnels de l'hôtellerie : pictogramme du service business du Grand Lyon

Lyon is attracting and captivating increasing numbers of visitors, as to be now a reference destination in Europe. Being active in Lyon’s hotel trade means inventing the city of tomorrow and getting involved in a sustainable development of the economy. Greater Lyon can provide you with all the information you need to support you in this process.

A development strategy serving an innovative, balanced and sustainable city

With over twenty years of thinking on tourist attractiveness and accommodation, the SDHT (Tourist Accommodation Development Plan) anticipates, orients and supports developments in the accommodation stock to propose an offer in accordance with Lyon’s economic and tourism dynamics.

Professionals in tourist accommodation, this tool designed in partnership with institutions and professionals presents the guidelines for the metropolitan area by 2020:

  • the emphasis is to be on innovation and the differentiation of offerings (new brands, new products, etc.);
  • a balanced development in terms of quantity is to be promoted, with the most appropriate projects being selected;
  • the renovation and modernisation of existing accommodation is to be encouraged.
chambre Slo living hostel
table d'hôte Okko hotels
chambre Hôtel Fourvière

To follow the history and the trends of the local hotel trade, the Métropole de Lyon can provide you with a monthly hotel observatory, a twice-yearly bulletin about the economy and other reviews.

Hotel facilities in Greater Lyon on December 31st, 2015 (in number of rooms)

Overall Greater
+ Lyon Saint Exupéry

957

969

3 354

4 669

4 337

343

14 623

Unclassified

1 star

2 star

3 star

4 star

5 star

Overall

Lyon

305

120

1 474

2 398

2 831

327

7 455

Villeurbanne

12

0

166

315

98

0

591

Greater Lyon East
+ Lyon Saint Exupéry

190

325

839

790

961

0

3 105

Greater Lyon North

187

0

164

130

44

0

525

Greater Lyon West

136

235

348

412

403

16

1 550

Greater Lyon South

127

289

363

618

0

0

1 397

Self-catering facilities in Greater Lyon on December 31st, 2015 (in number of units)

Overall Greater Lyon
+ Lyon Saint Exupéry

907

0

455

1 403

692

0

3 457

Unclassified

1 star

2 star

3 star

4 star

5 star

Overall

Lyon

729

0

455

924

692

0

2 800

Villeurbanne

0

0

0

104

0

0

104

Greater Lyon East
+ Lyon Saint Exupéry

0

0

0

100

0

0

100

Greater Lyon North

100

0

0

158

0

0

258

Greater Lyon West

78

0

0

117

0

0

195

Greater Lyon South

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Knowing more about the development of the environment of your business or your project means being able to highlight its assets, anticipate potential opportunities and adapt to new contexts and new demands.

The Métropole de Lyon and its partners present structural urban projects which illustrate the area’s dynamic and help you identify accommodation in the city and the main places of interest for your customer.

All major urban projects

Target your customer

To gain a better knowledge and better understanding of visitors to this destination, their tastes and their aspirations, the Métropole de Lyon and its observatories provide information about the tourist economy.

Taxes : pictogramme du service business du Grand Lyon

To make your life easier, find out all about resort tax and declaration forms online.

Find out more about resort tax

Contact us

  • You want to know more about the local hotel trade: economic trends, history, latest launches, projects planned?
  • You have a project and are looking for a set up opportunity?
  • You are looking for partners (brand, investor, developer, marketer)?
  • You want an initial expert opinion about your project?

Contact

Camille Fumanal-Ulysse

Métropole de Lyon - Economic development, employment and knowledge delegation

hostel and leisure business project manager