Destination guide

Artsy 8th Arrondissement will entice you

Take a vacation to 8th Arrondissement and enjoy the area's theater scene, monuments and museums. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the university setting, shopping and restaurants. Musee Lumiere and Stade Gerland are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation 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 vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes 8th Arrondissement a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 highlights

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 center:

  • 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 to and around 8th Arrondissement

The nearest airport is in Lyon (LYS-Saint-Exupery), located 9.9 mi (15.9 km) from the city center. 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.

Where to stay around 8th Arrondissement?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 97 holiday lettings near 8th Arrondissement. From 3 Houses to 82 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover 8th Arrondissement area.

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:

  • 5th Arrondissement: 357 holiday homes
  • 2nd Arrondissement: 434 holiday homes
  • Vassieux - Crepieux: 19 holiday homes
  • Grand Champ - Jean Perrin: 17 holiday homes
  • 1st Arrondissement: 354 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:

  • Musee Lumiere: 1,063 holiday lettings
  • Lyon Opera: 1,085 holiday lettings
  • Lyon Part-Dieu Station: 1,081 holiday lettings
  • Villefranche-sur-Saône Station: 1,081 holiday lettings
  • Saint-Clair-du-Rhone St-Clair-les-Roches Station: 227 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:

  • Condos/Apartments: 82 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 90 self catering accommodations
  • Apartment: 81 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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