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Inside the €110-a-night Fourviere hotel in Lyon at the heart of the Women’s World Cup spy-gate scandal which saw USA officials check out facilities at England hotel while Lionesses trained The US have been caught up in spy-gate scandal at the Women's World Cup  Two American officials visited the Fourviere Hotel where England are staying The five-star hotel includes a pool, bar and spa located in scenic surroundings The building is steeped in history with it formerly used as a religious convent Guests can be wined and dined at the Fourviere Hotel's bistronomic restaurant READ: USA caught up in SPYING row ahead of Women's World Cup semi-final

By Sam Mcevoy For Mailonline

Published: 12:07 BST, 1 July 2019 | Updated: 12:27 BST, 1 July 2019

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This is the five-star hotel at the centre of a Women's World Cup spying storm where it was revealed that two United States officials have been scouting out where Phil Neville's England team have been staying.

The Lionesses booked themselves in for a short stay at the Fourviere Hotel in heart of Lyon ahead of their semi-final with the United States on Tuesday evening.

The hotel, which was built in 1854, is located 15 miles away from the Lyon Olympic Stadium where the last-four encounter will be played with it being deemed the perfect place to set up camp for Steph Houghton and Co.

The England Women's team are currently staying at the Fourviere Hotel in the centre of Lyon

The England Women's team are currently staying at the Fourviere Hotel in the centre of Lyon

The five-star hotel includes a heated pool which is located in scenic surroundings

The five-star hotel includes a heated pool which is located in scenic surroundings

Formerly an old convent, the hotel was originally built in 1854 and is just outside the city centre

Formerly an old convent, the hotel was originally built in 1854 and is just outside the city centre

There are 75 air-conditioned modern rooms spread over three levels at the hotel

There are 75 air-conditioned modern rooms spread over three levels at the hotel

The grand building, which was originally an old convent, has maintained it's religious foundations throughout before it was rebuilt and redesigned as unique place to stay. 

A night at this luxurious hotel can set guests back €110 a night which will include access to their heated pool, bar and spa.

Guests will also have access to the Fourviere's 'wellness area' which includes an 'ice fountain' and 'thematic showers'.

The grand building has maintained it's religious foundations throughout

The grand building has maintained it's

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