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Where to stay in SAINT-ETIENNE?

During the Rugby World Cup, Saint-Étienne will be welcoming thousands of visitors from all over the world. Fortunately, the city offers a range of accommodation options to suit all tastes and budgets.



Saint-Étienne has a range of hotels from luxurious 5-star establishments to more economical and simple options. From international chain hotels to local boutique hotels, there’s plenty of choice for those who prefer the comfort and convenience of a hotel.

Among the city’s most popular hotels are Hôtel du Golf, City Lofthotel Saint-Étienne and Hôtel Les Palatines. It’s advisable to book in advance to guarantee your place, as hotels can be in high demand during the Rugby World Cup.

Guest rooms and gîtes

For a more local and personal experience, consider staying in a chambre d’hôtes or gîte. These types of accommodation often offer a warmer welcome and a glimpse of life in Saint-Étienne. A number of B&Bs and B&Bs are available in and around the city, offering a choice of settings from the city center to quieter rural areas.

Vacation rentals and apartments

For those who prefer the privacy and flexibility of home, renting an apartment or vacation home can be a great option. Platforms like Airbnb or offer a multitude of rentals throughout the city, whether you’re looking for a cozy studio for two or a larger house for a group.

Youth hostels and budget accommodation

For travelers on a budget, Saint-Étienne also offers a number of youth hostels and budget accommodations. These options are often simple but comfortable, and offer an excellent opportunity to meet other travelers.


Wherever you choose to stay, Saint-Étienne is a friendly, lively city with plenty to offer visitors during the Rugby World Cup. Make sure you book your accommodation in advance to secure your place and make the most of your stay.

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