Sales agreement for Grand Hôtel-Dieu de Lyon
Crédit Agricole Assurances and Eiffage signed a sales agreement for Grand Hôtel-Dieu de Lyon, which will house InterContinental’s fifth hotel in France, the Intercontinental® Lyon Hôtel-Dieu. Crédit Agricole Assurances, in association with the Crédit Agricole Centre Est Regional Bank, announced the acquisition of the Grand Hôtel-Dieu de Lyon from Eiffage. At the same time, InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®) announced that it has signed a deal for its fifth InterContinental® hotel in France, the InterContinental® Lyon Hôtel-Dieu, part of the Grand Hôtel-Dieu complex.
The Grand Hôtel-Dieu, which has full “historical monument” listed building status, is located on the banks of the River Rhône in Lyon’s city centre, at the heart of the peninsula, on a site owned by Hospices Civils de Lyon, with which a 99-year construction lease has been signed.