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The Ruck Hotel ****

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345 Avenue Tony Garnier, Lyon, France

It is high time to discover THE RUCK HOTEL in Gerland, the new business place for your next professional trips! With its accessibility, this 4 star hotel located in Lyon 7 is perfect for short or long stays in Lyon.

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It’s high time to discover The Ruck Hotel Lyon! This new 4-star hotel is ideally located in the heart of the historic Gerland district in Lyon 7 in the Rhône.


Famous for its Matmut Stadium where the renowned rugby team Le Lou is based, as well as for its globally renowned scientific hub, Gerland has seen significant development and is now positioned as the second business district in the city of Lyon. The “village” of the Matmut Stadium has thus seen its dynamism boosted with the creation of The Ruck Hotel by the GL Events group, which meets accommodation needs.


The perfect place for companies wishing to organize a seminar or any other event, short or long, in Lyon!


Why hold your business seminars at The Ruck Hotel Lyon?


There are places in France that will give you a new hotel experience. In a unique living environment where traditional hotel codes are challenged, it is one of the rare hotels to offer a world combining sport and gastronomy.

The Ruck Hotel was designed with the aim of making it a large event site on the ground floor, with a restaurant, a beautiful terrace, a patio, a lounge, and seminar and reception rooms to complement the existing offer at Matmut Stadium.


The Ruck Hotel Lyon’s business offers


To accommodate a business clientele, The Ruck Hotel offers 5 seminar rooms ranging from 40 to 173 m², up to 150 people in theater format and 300 people in cocktail format. Its work and conference rooms filled with natural light, are ideal for organizing your events in a residential or study day format, whether for:


  • a seminar
  • a professional meeting
  • a training day
  • a team building event
  • a company evening
  • an afterwork event


Each room name refers to great men who have marked history:


  • Tony GARNIER Room: up to 300 people
  • Jean JAURES Room: up to 150 people
  • Louis PASTEUR Room: up to 120 people
  • Pierre de COUBERTIN Room: up to 70 people
  • Marcel MERIEUX Room; up to 70 people


The spacious workspaces benefit from natural light and ventilation and are equipped with state-of-the-art technology. The rooms have a screen with wireless connection to display your presentations, high-speed Wifi, sound & video conferencing system (depending on the room), and flipchart. Telephone octopus on quote. Micro on quote.


In addition, the establishment puts in place a changing offer depending on the time of day: to eat and refresh yourself during a meeting welcome coffee, morning break, lunch at the restaurant, snack break. The hotel team offers you personalized service for a business stay that’s taken care of down to the smallest detail.


The rooms at The Ruck Hotel Lyon

If your event has you staying for one or several days, the hotel offers 134 comfortable, quiet and spacious rooms, divided into 4 categories.
Some rooms have a view of the inner patio, others of the historic Gerland Stadium. With a sleek and elegant design, inspired by rugby, each room has premium bedding.


The restaurant “L’Atelier”

The restaurant l’Atelier at The Ruck will introduce you to the bistronomic cuisine of chef Alexis Courbière. A fresh and modern cuisine with delicious and innovative flavors, favoring short circuits and inspired by the Lyon destination and the values of rugby. The ideal place to eat between two work sessions or in the evening.


The cocktail bar


After a day of reflection or as part of an event evening or on the occasion of an afterwork, The Ruck Bar, with its chic and cozy atmosphere, will offer its selection of “signature” cocktails to offer your teams moments of conviviality, all in music.


The hotel’s parking


The hotel provides guests with an underground car park with 77 spaces.
The car park also has electric charging points.

The aim of The Ruck Hotel: to offer you a premium service, make your events memorable and make your stay unforgettable. Sharing and exchange are the key words of this modern place where a friendly and relaxed atmosphere reigns! “The Ruck Hotel” is above all a place that resembles you. So don’t wait to organize your seminars at The Ruck Hotel!


The sales team is at your disposal to provide you with all the information and to offer you a tailor-made quote and make your events a success.

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The advantages

  • New spaces, with a unique thematic design, and dive into this trendy universe
  • Spaces benefit from daylight, and high-end technological equipment

Équipements disponibles

  • Air Conditioning
  • DJ
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Entertainment
  • LCD screen
  • Micro
  • Natural light
  • Paperboard
  • Sound Equipment
  • Wifi

Room capacities

Rooms Réunion Réunion Théatre Théatre Conference Conference En U En U Rang d'école Classe Banquet Banquet Cabaret Cabaret Cocktail Cocktail Lumière du jour Lumière du jour
Salle - Tony Garnier (173 m2) - - 150 55 70 100 -
Salle - Pierre de Coubertin (40 m2) - - 39 13 18 20 -
Salle - Jean Jaurès (82 m2) - - 60 29 40 40 -
Salle - Louis Pasteur (70 m2) - - 58 25 35 30 -
Salle - Marcel Mérieux (40 m2) - - 30 13 18 20 -
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Louisa Aouadja


The Ruck Hotel

Responsable commerciale

345 Avenue Tony Garnier, 69007 Lyon, France

Car access

A6, A7 and A43 freeways

Transport access

Metro B - STADE DE GERLAND LE LOU 6 stops direct from Part Dieu station

Comment from SBE

Yves Rioton - Séminaires Business Events

The Ruck Hotel, a 4-star establishment located in Lyon 7, is the new place to be for your next business trip!

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