Located in central Lyon, Hotel De Normandie is a perfect base for business travellers staying in Lyon and for those on a leisure break in the Rhône-Alpes. This budget Lyon hotel is near the opera and close to major sites of interest of the city such as the areas designated UNESCO World Heritage Sites: the Roman district and Fourvière, the Vieux Lyon Renaissance district, the silk district and the Presqu'île. A stone’s throw from the hotel, guests will find various restaurants where they can enjoy specialities for which make the city has gained the reputation as the capital of French gastronomy. The function room is equipped with modern audio-visual equipment and Internet access for meetings and is ideal for cocktail parties of up to 40 people. Additional services at the hotel include free wireless Internet access, 24-hour reception, newspapers, luggage room, and car rental. The hotel is undergoing renovation work until the end of April, 2011.