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Best Hotels in Saint-Etienne, France


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Located in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region of France, Saint-Etienne has a rich industrial history. Today, the city is a European design capital thanks to an urban renewal program, and it’s known for its surrounding scenery, vibrant cultural scene, and football home club, AS Saint-Etienne.

Unsurprisingly, Saint-Etienne is scheduled to host several football matches during the Paris Olympics 2024, as well as a few rugby matches during the 2023 Rugby World Cup in September, making it the place to be!

If you’re planning on visiting this picturesque and historic French city, here are some of the best hotels in Saint-Etienne, France.

Best Hotels in Saint-Etienne - France

Compare the Best Hotels in Saint-Etienne, France

3 stars
Centre Ville
4 stars
2.2 Km from Centre Ville
3 stars
2.8 Km from Centre Ville
3 stars
3 km from Centre Ville
2 stars
Centre Ville
3 stars
Chateaucreux (Train Station) 950 m from Centre Ville

Where to Stay in Saint-Etienne: Best Saint-Etienne Hotels

One thing that can make or break any holiday is the accommodation you choose for yourself and your traveling companion. So, where to stay in Saint-Etienne? We’ve put together a list of the best Saint-Etienne hotels, so all you have to do is book your holiday and hop on your car or a train.

1. Hotel Le Cheval Noir

Located in the middle of all the action, Hotel Le Cheval Noir is a five-minute walk from the city center and a kilometer from Châteaucreux Train Station, making it the ideal place from which to explore Saint-Etienne. If you’re planning on watching some football or rugby during your visit, this Saint-Etienne hotel is just 20 minutes from Geoffroy-Guichard Stadium by tram.

The hotel rooms boast a modern, urban design, and they’re all soundproofed and equipped with an LCD television and coffee maker.

Guests can enjoy an aperitif at the on-site bar, known for its stylish red armchairs, and make use of Wi-Fi throughout the property – Click here to book your stay at Hotel Le Cheval Noir

2. Hotel du Golf

The Hotel Du Golf is situated about two-and-a-half kilometers from the city center. It overlooks the gorgeous greenery of the Saint-Etienne Golf Course, and it’s still fairly close to the Geoffroy Guichard Stadium and the Museum of Art Modern.

The rooms are each decorated in one of four styles, including Baroque and Bohemian, and they’re all en-suites with high-speed Wi-Fi and their own coffee machines.

During your stay, you can enjoy the hotel’s swimming pool, bar, and restaurant, and there’s also private parking on site, making it one of the best hotels in Saint-Etienne for those traveling by car – Click here to book your stay at Hotel du Golf

3. Hotel Astoria

About ten minutes away from Geoffroy Guichard Stadium – perfect for watching top-quality rugby or football competitions – Hotel Astoria is located at the entrance of a regional park (Parc Naturel Régional du Pilat). It’s also four kilometers from Saint-Etienne TGV Station and 20 kilometers from the airport.

All the rooms have their own spacious bathrooms and boast access to high-speed Wi-Fi, and they each along with a flat-screen TV and satellite channels.

This hotel in Saint-Etienne provides a delicious spread for breakfast every morning, as well as access to a scenic terrace, a hotel bar, secure private parking, and room service if you don’t feel like going out. Some of them have a balcony to relax at the end of the day – Click here to book your stay at Hotel Astoria

4. Best Western Hotel Austria-La Terrasse

The Best Western Hotel Austria-La Terrasse is one of our favorite hotels in Saint-Etienne, France. It is about 2.2 kilometers from Zenith De Saint-Etienne and 1.6 kilometers from the Geoffroy Guichard Stadium.

All the hotel’s rooms are immaculate and boast a modern, chic design. Guests can enjoy access to Wi-Fi, and some rooms (depending on the size) have a workspace.

This Saint-Etienne hotel is pet friendly, and there’s a restaurant and bar on-site if you’d like to take it easy and avoid traveling. The reception is open 24 hours, and there is safe parking on site – Click here to book your stay at Best Western Hotel Austria-La Terrasse

5. Hotel Continental

Hotel Continental is the ideal option for accommodation in Saint-Etienne if you’re looking for something central. It’s a few streets away from the Place de l’Hotel de Ville and the Grand’ Eglise and about 1.6 kilometers from Cité du Design and 3.9 kilometers from Geoffroy Guichard Stadium.

Each room has its own wardrobe, desk, and television, making it a home away from home. Some rooms even have private balconies!

Guests can enjoy a wholesome continental breakfast, as well as high-speed Wi-Fi throughout the property. Storage space is available for luggage, and there’s also private parking for a small fee – Click here to book your stay at Hotel Continental

6. Ibis Styles St. Etienne – Gare Chateaucreux

One of the best hotels in Saint-Etienne, Ibis Styles is located right in front of Châteaucreux Train Station and is approximately 1.5 kilometers from Saint-Etienne Zénith Arena and 2.5 kilometers from Geoffroy Guichard Stadium.

The rooms are all air-conditioned and equipped with televisions, desks, and wardrobes. The en-suite bathrooms are modern and spacious, and they include amenities such as complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer.

Guests can dig into a scrumptious buffet breakfast on-site, including savory options, pastries, and just about anything else you can think of. There’s also a bar and restaurant at the hotel, serving delicious regional cuisine, and there’s a gorgeous terrace where visitors can relax and enjoy the view – Click here to book your stay at Ibis Styles St. Etienne

Didn’t you find the best hotel in Saint-Etienne for you on this list? Don’t worry! Find the right Saint-Etienne accommodation – whether it’s a hotel or guesthouse, holiday apartment, or private apartment – by using the Saint-Etienne Hotels map above.

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