Créée en 1984 en France, Vatel Lyon fête ses 30 ans d'expérience. Elle abrite au sein de ses locaux le siège du groupe Vatel.

  • Degrees offered:
    Bachelor Vatel - International Hotel Management (State level II degree)
    MBA Vatel - International Hotel Management (State level I degree)

Presentation of Vatel in Lyon


With a population of 1.3 million, Lyon is France’s second largest city and the gastronomy capital of the world. A European metropolis, it enjoys a broad economic outreach and is the home to 150,000 students. It shelters a vast historical site, part of Unesco’s World Heritage, and is very rich from architectural and cultural points of view. The Contemporary Art and Dance Biennial, the Lumière Film Festival, Les Nuits sonores, an electronic music festival, the Light Festival, Quais du Polar, a crime fiction festival, are all international events drawing in people from the entire world.
Full of old-world bistros and gourmet restaurants, a mosaic of different and welcoming neighborhoods, Lyon was elected as the “Best Week-end Destination in Europe” by the World Travel Awards.
The Vatel School in Lyon opened in 1984 and currently has 750 students. Located in a bustling part of the city center, the School is just a few minutes away from the Perrache Station, allowing easy access to all sorts of transportation. It expanded its facilities in 2016 and opened its brand-new application restaurant.


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General classroom facilities

20 classrooms with audiovisual équipement
2 amphitheaters
A conference room
A multimedia room
2 IT rooms
Free Wi-Fi Internet connection

Équipements enseignement pratique
• An application restaurant
• An application bar
• Reception and banquet halls
• An application kitchen
• A pastry kitchen
• An application reception desk
• The Vatel Café
• The Vatel Gourmet boutique
   Etablissements partenaires
• Collège Hôtel****
• Sofitel Bellecour****
• IWay
• Mama Shelter


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Virtual Library - Vatel Intranet - Student accomodations service - Internship and job Department - Part-time jobs (banquets or receptions) - SSD Student Services Department