Alter hostel

32 Quai Arloing, Lyon, France, Distance from city centre: 2.3km

Not yet rated

  • Not yet ratedAtmosphere
  • Not yet ratedStaff
  • Not yet ratedSecurity
  • Not yet ratedCleanliness
  • Not yet ratedLocation
  • Not yet ratedValue for money
  • Not yet ratedFacilities
Alter'hostel is the only green hostel in Lyon. It's also the cheapest! We offer another experience of staying with all the facilities of a great hostel. Our staff organise many events, meeting others is very simple here! See ya!

Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

To view availability and prices please select dates and click 'Update Dates'

Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Café
  • Common Room
  • Cots available
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Microwave
  • No Curfew
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Steam Room
  • Taxes not included
  • Towels For Hire
  • Utensils
  • Wake-up calls
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 3 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Alter'hostel policies and conditions:

Check in: 3pm
Check out: 12 am

Payment types accepted at this property: cash, credit card and debit card.
This property may pre-authorize your card before arrival.

Cancellation policy: 72 hours before arrival.

Taxes not included - Local occupancy tax 0.83 euros per person per night.

Breakfast not included. Extra-cost: 5 euros per person per day.


24-hour reception.

No curfew.

No pets are allowed at this property.

Show Map
Hide Map

How to come to the property:
Metro / subway: D ligne, “Valmy” stop.
Bus C 14, “Koenig” bridge stop.
By car: exit 36 of A6 highway / “Croix rousse” tunnel
By boat: vaporetto from Confluence / Bellecour / Saint Paul/ Pont mouton
By bike along the river on bike road
By train from “Vaise” station. By walk, from the Train station, Gare de Vaise. Head southwest on Rue du 24 Mars 1852 toward Place de Paris. Turn left onto Rue de Bourgogne and walk 400 m. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Rue Marietton. Then turn right onto Grande Rue de Vaise and turn left to stay on Grande Rue de Vaise. Continue onto Quai Arloing the hostel will be on the right.

Located Near

Alter’hostel is located along the Saône River, in a very nice place in Lyon. From the docks, you discover our famous “Fourvière” basilica up to you. The postal card is a mix of old stones, water, bridge, colored houses. In front of you, you see another famous place: “Croix Rousse“ ‘hill. The old city is not far and you can have a trip with the “Vaporetto”, the only bus boat of Lyon.

City Guides and Information

Video guides, travel podcasts, city maps & free city guides. What to eat, where to stay and things to do and see - our travel guides have it all.

Find a guide »
Latest Blog Post

We want to make sure that you get to explore as much of Paris as possible and that includes the nightlife scene. We've compiled some of the best places in Paris to check out if ...

Read more »
Great Value and Choice

We offer the most comprehensive selection of hostels on the internet with over 33,000 great places to stay in 170 countries. The ultimate online resource for hostels everywhere.

Find great value hostels »