Destination guide

Theatrical 8th Arrondissement will entice you

Take a holiday to 8th Arrondissement and enjoy the area's theatre scene, monuments and museums. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the university setting, shopping and restaurants. Musee Lumiere and Stade Gerland are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around 8th Arrondissement

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes 8th Arrondissement a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hippodrome Bron-Parilly (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Quai Tilsit Vaporetto Stop (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Lyon Aquarium (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Confluence Vaporetto Stop (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Quai de Bondy Vaporetto Stop (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Lyon Hippodrome - Carré de Soie (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in 8th Arrondissement

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, 8th Arrondissement is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tete d'Or Park (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Esplanade de Fourviere (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Ile Barbe (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Le Grand Large (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around 8th Arrondissement

The nearest airport is in Lyon (LYS-Saint-Exupery), located 9.9 mi (15.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Saint-Etienne (EBU-Saint-Etienne - Loire Intl.), which is 31.1 mi (50.1 km) away.

You can see more of 8th Arrondissement by jumping on the metro at Bachut - Mairie du 8eme Tram Stop, Etats-Unis - Musee Tony Garnier Tram Stop or Professeur Beauvisage - CISL Tram Stop.

How many holiday rentals are available around 8th Arrondissement?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 97 holiday lettings around 8th Arrondissement. From 3 houses to 82 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to 8th Arrondissement?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in 8th Arrondissement:

  • 1st Arrondissement: 358 holiday homes
  • La Presqu'ile: 478 holiday homes
  • 3rd Arrondissement: 470 holiday homes
  • Charlier - Valvert: 18 holiday homes
  • Transvaal: 38 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to 8th Arrondissement? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in 8th Arrondissement. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Etats-Unis - Vivani Tram Stop: 1,066 holiday lettings
  • Musee Lumiere: 1,085 holiday lettings
  • Lyon City Hall: 1,096 holiday lettings
  • E. Guigal: 572 holiday lettings
  • Interpol Headquarters: 1,100 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around 8th Arrondissement listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in 8th Arrondissement?

Yes, of course. offers 3 Houses in 8th Arrondissement. Our other popular types of 8th Arrondissement holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 82 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 90 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in 8th Arrondissement?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in 8th Arrondissement. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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