Five options are suggested to participants, namely :

-        Domain Lyon Saint Joseph (UNAT Auvergne Rhône-Alpes's member)

-        CISL Ethic étapes (UNAT and OITS's member)

-        Away Hostel & Coffee Shop

-        Ibis Style Lyon Confluence

-        The Charlemagne hotel


Please note that only bookings at the Domaine Lyon Saint-Joseph are made via the registration form. For the 4 other proposed establishments, you will have to book directly with them. Important to know is also that there are no transfers organized from these hotels to the congress sites (Domaine Lyon Saint-Joseph and Regional Council). But it is easy to get there by public transport.

Domain Lyon Saint-Joseph (main venue of the congress)

An authentic green oasis within a 5-acre park, Domaine Lyon Saint Joseph is situated in the vicinity of Lyon, at the heart of the Francheville valley and the “Monts du Lyonnais” communes and offers a breathtaking panorama. In this vast mansion, groups and clients can mingle in a calm setting.

In this place that is in perfect harmony with nature, calmness and serenity are the key words. Peace of mind also implies ease of access, which is guaranteed at the Domaine, with the Perrache station only 5 km away, Lyon Part-Dieu 11 km, convenient motorway access and the airport 35 km away. The area can also be reached by public transport.

The hotel is entirely accessible for guests with reduced mobility. Everyone can roam freely inside or outside the premises of the Domaine.


Info :


Special tariffs - ISTO Congress 2018
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CISL Ethic étapes

The Centre International de Séjour de Lyon (CISL) welcomes individuals, groups and conference guests from all over the world, offering quality service in comfortable surroundings, equipped with Wi-Fi. For over 50 years, CISL - Lyon has been active in the field of social tourism, favouring youths and people with disabilities. This tourist accommodation actively lowers its environmental footprint by promoting the use of renewable energy sources, saving energy and water and reducing waste. The competent and friendly staff will help you devise exploration programmes in the Lyon area and beyond, adapted to your wishes and needs.


CISL is a member of the Ethic étapes network, a non-profit, voluntary union of international accommodation centres, based on the French 1901 Act, aiming at providing a warm welcome for youths from all nationalities in a quality environment.


Info :

Practical information and tariffs - CISL Lyon
Info pratiques - hébergements Tarifs CIS
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Away Hostel & Coffee Shop

Away was launched in June 2016 and is a hostel, hotel and coffee shop all rolled into one. A different way to experience Lyon! Located in the historical city centre, Away offers private rooms, home-made lunch and dinner, as well as a variety of services, from bicycle rentals to guided tours. There are four common spaces, corresponding to different client needs:

  • a coffee shop / bistro operated by a team of baristas and cooks. Breakfast and lunch are one offer.
  • a kitchen / table d’hôte for clients who want to get hands-on in a friendly atmosphere.
  • a cosy reception area with a large bench seat, comfortable sofas and two computers for mail checking. Books and travel guides are also available.
  • a meeting and co-working room that can be booked privately.

The Away Hostel & Coffeeshop is a bold, design-oriented venue, offering travellers a comfortable and up-to-date experience in the heart of Lyon. It is not just a place of passage, as it also caters to locals who come in for a drink, an exhibition or a concert.


Info :

Practical information and tariffs - Away Hostel
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Ibis Style Lyon Confluence

Action! Welcome to the ibis Styles Lyon Confluence hotel!

Cinema is a key feature of this hotel in the heart of Lyon's La Confluence district. A 10-minute walk from the Museum, the business and leisure district and Lyon Perrache TGV train station, the hotel is also accessible from the A6 and A7 highways. Enjoy a beautiful meal at Auguste Le Bistro. Be the star of your stay in our cinematic wonderland!

All our rooms feature sound-proofing, air-conditioning, a desk and a flat-screen satellite television. The private bathroom has a shower, hair-dryer and complementary toiletries.


Info :



Registration Form - IBIS Hotel
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The Charlemagne hotel

Created in the heart of the Confluence district, the Charlemagne Hotel is divided into two restful places, linked by a garden and a large flowered terrace.

Our living environment = the Rhône, the Saône and their riverbanks, the business district, the 4-star shopping center, the Confluences museum, the Sucrière, Art place ... and many other things.

The Charlemagne Hotel is a pillar at the doors of the new center, La Confluence. The hotel is located at the gateway to the district of La Confluence, at the foot of Perrache train station, in the heart of the new center and close to the Presqu'île.

At 100 meters from the Lyon Perrache TGV station, metro and tram, the Hotel Charlemagne is also 45 minutes from Lyon Saint-Exupéry airport and close to the A6, A7, A42, A43 and A46 motorways.




The Charlemagne hotel - information and tariff
Hotel charlemagne information and tariff
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