Ideas for holidays, weekends and trips in Ecully and its surroundings
The quiet Campanile Lyon Nord Ecully Hotel has just 46 rooms, making it the perfect hotel for those wishing for a quiet base from which to explore the delights Lyon has to offer. It is situated near the E15/A6 motorway that leads to the city centre. The N°3 Grandes Ecoles bus stop is also situated just 100m from the hotel making it easy to reach the city centre which is just 2km away. Saint Exupery Airport is 30km away and easily accessible via car or bus.
Why not enjoy a round of golf at the nearby Golf de Salvagny or take a walk in the countryside at the Domaine de Lacroix Laval Park, just a few kilometres away? For those wishing to have a gamble and take a punt, the Casino Le Lyon Vert is close by.
For the shoppers among you there is a shopping centre just a stumble away from this Campanile hotel. And with such good transport links, why not hire a car and discover the beautiful scenery of the local area? Take a trip into some of the local towns and villages and get a real taster of traditional French culture.
Visit Lyon's stunning cathedral with its iconic astronomical clock, the Basilica of Notre Dame de Fourviere as well as many other ancient buildings in the city. Alternatively you could just wonder around and soak up the atmosphere.
The old town, or the Vieux Lyon, is the second largest renaissance area(after Venice) in Europe and is home to some beautiful old buildings.