Quality Suites Lyon 7 Lodge
7 rue Felix Brun
Phone: (33) 4 37372370
Fax: (33) 4 37660481
7 rue Felix Brun, Lyon, FR, 69007
- Phone: (33) 4 37372370
- Fax: (33) 4 37660481
Au Comptoir du Goût is a typical French Charcuterie boutique where you can find various kinds of cooked meats. Their home-cooked ham will enchant you as well as their pâtés and Andouillette sausages. You can even unearth some delicacies from famous caterers like Hédiard and Fauchon.
A quiet bookstore located in the very mixed and lively neighborhood of Guillotière, Terre des Livres carries a large selection of African literature, something particularly fit for its location which makes it one of the few, rare sellers of African authors in Lyon. In addition to that, Terre des Livres sells graphic novels, children's books, non-daily newspapers, postcards and political essays. Its owner is very welcoming and will happily provide his advice before sending you on your way with a smile! The upstairs room hosts small readings from time to time. Terre des Livres is also a short walk from University Lyon 2 and provides sociology and anthropology students with a good tool in their researches.
When it comes to antique toys and dolls, Marilyn is Lyons Specialist. Her expertise has made her one of the most precious sources for auctioneers throughout the city. Her passion and enthusiasm will enchant you. Admire the impressive collection of antique dolls on display at her quaint boutique. Besides dolls, you can also be tempted by some of the rare pieces, from antiques to decorative, there is a variety to choose from.
Here is a bookshop entirely dedicated to children 14 and under! They can enjoy and learn from academic books, comic books, folktales, children's stories from around the world, and books by independent publishers. Les Loupiots also organizes a Wednesday morning activity every other week for children from 4 to 7 years old, such as a reading workshop or storytime. Books in braille are also available.
L'Eau Vive offers natural products to make you feel good inside and look good outside. They have organic produce, dairy, spices, bread, nutritional supplements, specialty food for diet and a great selection of herbal teas. The beauty products section is also well furnished with natural products made from plants.
The district of la Guillotière is very lively and eclectic much like Belleville in Paris. Turkish restaurants exist alongside Chinese restaurants and African hairdressers. Lyon Exotique is a shop which contributes to the unique atmosphere of this district. Here, you will find fruit and vegetables, spices' used in African, Asian and West Indian cooking, but also wax fabrics made in Holland, beauty products, decorative objects - a real little market where you can have a really good browse!
At Maison Pivard, you can buy lovely crystal crafts and decorative pieces for the entire house. All the pieces are hand-tailored, hand-gilded and hand-blown. If you have broken or damaged pieces like a lamp or a bottle, bring them in since they also restore crystal here. Prices of goods vary according to the materials used and labour required.
In a warm, calm atmosphere, Confidences de Fleurieu offers organic, fair trade products (teas and infusions, coffees and juices) along with indigenous objects such as household linens and natural cosmetics. Patrons can also eat in a Tea Salon inside the boutique. The menu offers pastries, tarts, toasts and tapas for children, vegetarians, and vegans and a wide range of teas and coffee from different parts of the globe. The Salon space also hosts various exhibits and unique activities (massage sessions and the like). See the website for details.
The Jeux Descartes shops are most well-known in the entire France to provide their customers with an important choice of games of every kind: chess, go, backgammon, board games, role playing games, war games, miniatures, traditional card games or collectible card games. To say the least, the game is king here. The Lyon shop is equal to the reputation but the reduced size of the premises forces the customer to search in every corner. Still, the clerks help and counsel you in the best possible manner.
Librairie Michel Descours specializes in Art books and offers a huge selection awe inspiring titles. You will find books on culture, civilizations, history of art and techniques in architecture, sculpture, paintings, drawings, and decorative art, primitive and contemporary art. Whether you are a collector, an expert or an art lover, you will find everything that makes you happy. French and international magazines specialized in art and exhibition's catalogs are also available. Check their online catalog for more details.
While walking on the peaceful pedestrian Victor Hugo street, stop at a quirky place to shop for some funny gadgets. From trinkets to tables and lamps, plush toys to pencils, T-shirts to party accessories, you'll find a great variety of goods. For yourself or for a buddy, at home or at school, pick up a small gift that will bring a smile to your friends face. You'll also find coloured decorative objects as well as figurines from American pop culture (Simpsons, Tex Avery, Disney).
At Amarylice, you can have bouquets and arrangements for any purpose. For your home, your store or your company, you can buy various kinds of plants like amaryllis, Arthurian or gardenia. For your bouquets, you'll find a large selection of flowers like lilies, peonies, roses, carnations or gerberas. For special occasion like weddings, seminars and meetings, anniversaries, soirées or cocktails, they will find the perfect arrangement to decorate the place of your choice. They also have small pieces of furniture and decorative objects to complete the whole ensemble. If you need to rent plants for a special event, see them also for a personalized offer.