Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Francheville getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Francheville with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Roman Theatres of Fourviere and Gallo-Roman Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Francheville

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Francheville a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Confluence Vaporetto Stop (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Lyon Aquarium (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Quai Tilsit Vaporetto Stop (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Quai de Bondy Vaporetto Stop (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Lyon Salvagny Golf Club (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Hippodrome Bron-Parilly (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Francheville

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Francheville is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tete d'Or Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Esplanade de Fourviere (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Ile Barbe (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Le Grand Large (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Francheville

Fly into Lyon (LYS-Saint-Exupery), the closest airport, located 15.4 mi (24.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Saint-Etienne (EBU-Saint-Etienne - Loire Intl.), which is 26.5 mi (42.6 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Francheville Station.

Where to stay around Francheville?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 876 holiday lettings near Francheville. From 91 Houses to 631 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Francheville is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Francheville?

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 Francheville:

  • Vieux Lyon: 261 holiday homes
  • Provinces - Chavril: 52 holiday homes
  • Ferrandière - Maisons Neuves: 69 holiday homes
  • Le Bourg - Gare De Vaise: 21 holiday homes
  • Part Dieu - Bir Hakeim: 189 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 Francheville?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Francheville. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Francheville Station: 972 holiday lettings
  • Lyon City Hall (Hotel De Ville): 1,003 holiday lettings
  • Lyon Aquarium: 982 holiday lettings
  • Musee Paul Dini: 983 holiday lettings
  • Place de la Croix Rousse: 996 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Francheville listed on HomeAway 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 Francheville?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 91 Houses in Francheville. Our other popular types of Francheville holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 631 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 7 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Francheville?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 64 holiday homes with pool available in Francheville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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