RENT A FURNISHED APARTMENT IN LYON 7 FOR A SHORT-, MID- OR LONG-TERM STAY: GUILLOTIERE, SAXE GAMBETTA, JEAN MACE, GERLAND
Are you looking to rent a temporary apartment for a short or mid-term stay in Lyon, in the 7th district? Urban Sejour accompanies you to find the self-catering apartment that suits you best, in the following districts of Lyon: La Guillotiere, Saxe Gambetta, Jean Mace, Gerland.
Lyon 7, an important destination for professionals and students
Lyon 7 is located between Cours Gambetta, the Rhone river and Lyon 8 (to the east). This is the largest district of Lyon. The flats offered by Urban Sejour are highly appreciated by business executives on business trips. Indeed, many companies have their premises in Lyon 7 and the Lyon Gerland district is home to companies in the medical and pharmaceutical sector.
While it is true that Lyon 7, particularly Gerland, is a district favored by companies (such as Sanofi, Merial, Nexans, Technip, etc.) and which will allow professionals on the move to live close to points of interest, this area is also interesting for students, families and even tourists.
Indeed, renting a temporary apartment in Lyon 7 can be useful for students who wish to get closer to the University of Lyon III or one of the higher education institutions, such as:
- ENS de Lyon (Ecole normale superieure de Lyon)
- ISFA (Institut de science financiere et d’assurances : the Institute of Financial Science and Insurance)
- ISARA (Institut superieur d’agriculture et d’agroalimentaire Rhone-Alpes : a higher education institute of agriculture)
- IEP de Lyon (Institut d’études politiques de Lyon : Institute of Political Studies).
Lyon 7, a pleasant district for families and tourists
For families relocating to Lyon, for example families returning to France after an expatriation, the Lyon 7 district could be an appropriate location for a temporary apartment, for a stay of several weeks / months or even year-round rental. Indeed, Lyon 7 has many high schools and colleges, including the Cite scolaire internationale (CSI, also called Lycee de Gerland) which welcomes students of different nationalities and offers bilingual courses.
On the other hand, the two large parks named Sergent Blandan and Henry-Chabert allow for great outings. Other opportunities to go out, for example for the weekends, are offered by the famous Comœdia cinema, the Gerland stadium with its many matches and events, or the Rhone swimming pool (piscine du Rhone). Other places to visit, particularly interesting for their architecture, are:
- The Halle Tony-Garnier, a renowned concert hall, modular with original architecture,
- The Palais des sports de Lyon, a concert hall and event venue, dating from the 1960s,
- The castle Chateau de La Motte, rich in history, built during the Middle Ages.
Whether you are a family looking for a furnished temporary apartment in Lyon, or a tourist wishing to discover the riches of the city during a seasonal rental stay or even a sabbatical year, the Lyon 7 district therefore offers several pleasant possibilities for leisure activities and outings.
Public transport makes getting around the city center quick and easy (with metro B, metro D, tram T 1, 2 and 6). The different accommodations that Urban Sejour offers in Lyon 7 are all located near public transport.
Urban Sejour’s apartments in Lyon 7
You can rent an apartment for 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 people: furnished studios, one-bedroom apartments, two-bedroom apartments … In all cases, the accommodations are furnished and equipped with all charges included.
Our apartments include all the necessary equipment for your temporary stay and the rents displayed include all charges and taxes, including water, gas, electricity, Internet, Wifi and a monthly cleaning service.
Do not hesitate to contact us if you want to book an apartment in Lyon 7 (Saxe Gambetta, Gerland, Jean Mace, and Guillotiere): we will answer all your questions.
Discover all our apartment offers in the 7th district of Lyon below.