Where to sleep in Lille : that is the question ?
The holidays are approaching and you don’t know where to go ? I suggest you the capital of the North : Lille : It’s the 4th city behind Paris, Marseille and Lyon ! Why not come to Lille and discover the beautiful hotels that are hidden there ?
Here is our top 10 of the most beautiful hotels and guest houses to discover in Lille to inspire you in the planning of your next holiday in the North !
In pole position of our top 10 “Where to sleep in Lille”, we advise you the Villa 30, a magnificent place to rest!
LA VILLA 30 and its 5 guest rooms are waiting for you for an exceptional stay in the heart of LILLE. A family house listed in the architectural heritage of Lille, you will discover a place with a 30’s style (art deco in particular) revisited. The themed rooms, all with private bathrooms, invite you to immerse yourself in an emblematic place of Lille. For example, you can relax in the OLD LILLE room in a rust and ivory atmosphere. Or sleep in the BEAUX ARTS room, which lets your imagination run wild.
LA VILLA 30 is located in the heart of Lille, in a quiet area close to shops, cultural places (Palais des Beaux-Arts, theatre, opera, Zenith Lille, Aeronef,…) and transports (Stations, Metro, Bus).
If you want to know more about Villa 30, go to their website !
Price : Between 70 and 90€/night
L’Arbre Voyageur Hotel
In second place, I present you a hotel full of charm: the “Arbre Voyageur” hotel ****. This establishment proposes an atypical and luxurious decoration which varies from one room to another. Each of their rooms is an invitation to travel. This hotel has 2 restaurants “Le Jane” and “Ma Reine”. You will discover a generous cuisine based on local products… all with exotic influences. L’arbre voyageur also welcomes your meetings in the centre of Lille in a luxurious and original setting. Moreover, the large patio offers you a green setting where your projects will take root during your business meetings.
If you want to know more, don’t hesitate to visit their Website!
Price : Between 80 and 100€/night
Couvent des Minimes Hotel
In third place we elected the Hotel Couvent des Minimes. This hotel is a former 17th century convent which makes it a fabulous historical monument transformed into a 4* luxury hotel. The highlight of this establishment is its incredible glass roof which floods the hotel’s bar-restaurant with light! This charming hotel offers rooms with a contemporary and cosy decoration, which promise restful and pleasant nights. Its immediate proximity to the old town of Lille and its luxurious shops, and its location opposite a calm lake, make it a convenient and relaxing base.
Want to know more? Visit their Website !
Price : Between 125 and 140€/night
Guest House : La Maison de Champlain
La Maison de Champlain welcomes you in the heart of Lille, in a manor house dating from 1873. It offers a relaxing lounge area and access to the spa and hammam. The spacious suites are elegantly decorated and include a Nespresso coffee machine and a flat-screen TV. A continental breakfast is served in your room every morning. La Maison de Champlain is also just 200 metres from the Palais des Beaux-Arts in Lille and 2 km from Lille-Europe train.
Want to know more about this guesthouse? Visit their Website !
Price : Between 150 and 160€/night
Then, I present you a rather particular hotel which abounds in many objects of collections in particular the 1st Larousse dictionaries! Before being a hotel, it was a hospice called L’Hospice Gantois, founded in 1462 by Jean de la Cambe (called Gantois). It was a place for sick and elderly people until 1995. Then, in September 2003, the Hospice Gantois became the 5* Hotel Hermitage Gantois, a sublime 15th century historical building with a typical Flemish Gothic façade. Ideally located in the heart of Lille, between the Grand’ Place and the town hall, this establishment offers a gastronomic restaurant L’Hermitage in a cosy atmosphere and to end the day, a moment of relaxation in a spa!
Would you like to know more about this hotel? Don’t hesitate and visit their Website !
Price : Between 175 and 200€/night
Guest House : L’Esplanade
The Guest House : L’Esplanade is located in the historical centre of Lille: the Old Lille. It is the favourite district for travellers visiting the capital of Flanders.
It is located opposite the citadel and 10 minutes’ walk from the Grand-Place. Great events take place all year round on the Esplanade in front of the house. Circus, funfair, bank holidays festivities, street fair… You can also enjoy the Vauban Park, the Citadelle fairground and the zoo which are adjacent to the Esplanade.
Emerging or confirmed artists, projections, performances, the Esplanade Lille has also become an art gallery “like at home”. Moreover, the large room, with its charming mouldings and works of art, will delight you with its charm and conviviality! You can have your breakfast there while enjoying the view of the esplanade.
Would you like to discover these works of art? Don’t hesitate and visit their Website !
Price : Between 115 and 180€/night
Moxy Lille City Hotel
Next, I wanted to introduce you to a rather special hotel in Lille! Opened in October 2020, the Hotel Le Moxy Lille City 3* occupies the former medical faculty of Lille, whose facade is listed as a historical monument. Yes, yes, you are entering a former faculty of medicine and pharmacy! On the façade, this inscription reminds us of the origin of the building built in 1892. Abandoned since the 1960s, the building has been given a second life since it was sold by the municipality of Lille in 2016. The hotel is located in the Saint Michel district, where the Industrial Institute of the North, the headquarters and the faculties of the University of Lille were built at the end of the 19th century. In addition, the Palais des Beaux-Arts de Lille and the Belfry are within walking distance.
Want to know more about this new hotel? Then visit their Website !
Price : Between 80 and 100€/night
Guest House : La Villa Gounod
Then, I wanted to introduce you to the Guest House : La Villa Gounod. In the heart of the historic district of Saint-Maurice, La Villa Gounod is the jewel of the most beautiful “Art Déco – Art Nouveau” street in the capital of Lille. You will be seduced by the charm of this beautiful house, built in 1903 in the Art Deco style. The Villa Gounod has kept all its charm of yesteryear to welcome you comfortably in its 9 large personalized rooms. Ideally located, with the metro right next door, you can visit the city of Lille and discover all its secrets!
Would you like to know more? In this case, go to their Website !
Price : Between 120 and 200€/night
Then, I present you the Clarance Hotel located in the Old Lille district. A Relais & Châteaux member and a 5* boutique hotel, its location is excellent as it allows you to reach the Grand Place, the citadel park or the rest of Old Lille on foot, all in less than 10 minutes. The Clarance Hotel is housed in an 18th-century mansion, whose old architecture and contemporary decoration are worth a look. Here, you will enjoy a personal welcome and a tailor-made service, in keeping with the values of a true boutique hotel. The hotel offers an exceptional gastronomic restaurant, a pleasant garden, and a “museum” corner, open to the public, where contemporary works of art are displayed.
Did this hotel make you want to visit? Then don’t hesitate to visit their Website !
Price : Between 185 and 210€/night
B&B : À l’Origine
Finally, let me introduce you to the B&B: À l’Origine, located near the most famous monuments of Lille, such as Le Tripostal and the Grand Place. The B&B À L’Origine is the perfect establishment for travellers who want to recharge their batteries during their stay in Lille. Renowned for its romantic setting and proximity to great restaurants and attractions, À L’Origine allows you to fully enjoy the best Lille has to offer.
In addition, the hotel offers a swimming pool to relax in after a long day of walking!
If you want to know more about this establishment, don’t hesitate to visit their Website !
Price : Between 90 and 130€/night
We hope that our article has made you want to visit Lille! If you want to know more about Lille, go to our Website to book a guided tour of Lille!
And as always…be curious!