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The Best Luxury Hotels in Paris

December 21, 2019

In this topic, I will talk about one important part of all travellers’ trip, the hotels. There are plenty of hotels in Paris, but only a few offers the highest standards of quality and comfort. I’m talking about the most luxurious places to stay in Paris, the “Palaces”.

Moreover, those locations do not only offer a great pleasure to rest, they can also be a ideal spot to celebrate your wedding as they have all the : rooms with space and unique views of the city to get prepared in the most relaxed way, gardens or patios to have a  romantic and beautiful ceremony and rooftops or dinning room to enjoy their renowned chef’s cuisine and throw the dancing party with your guests.

To find out about more about these incredible places, I’ve gathered all of them just below so that you can have a complete overview of their history, style and services. And so that eventually, you can make your decision

 

 

 

 

Hôtel Plaza Athénée

Located on the most iconic fashion avenue of Paris, the century old Palace has always been associated to fashion and French elegance. You can expect to stay in a place that truly represents French luxury with the typical high-end architecture and an interior design that stays true to French taste. Of course, this also goes for its famous restaurant, which was recently ranked among th best in the world. Thanks to its location, you are close to all the main Parisian monument, as well as you can enjoy the a breath-taking view of the Eiffel Tower. 

Recommended for a fine art wedding in Paris* 

 

Hotel de Crillon

Frequently rated as one of the best palace in the world, the Crillon is also one the most impressive Parisian building that was built in the 18th century and belonged to many aristocratic French families through time until it became a Palace in the beginning of the 20th century. This iconic palace has one of the most impressive location in Paris as it is right on the Place de la Concorde. Many world leaders stayed there and still do when they come on official trip. The interior design has always been ordered to the world best craftsmen. Countless historical events happened between its wall. No other place can better reflect the French art de vivre.

Favourite for a fine art wedding in Paris*

 

 

 

Hotel Ritz Paris

This is one of the most famous luxury hotel of Paris, located in the Place Vendome and thus surrounded by many world famous jewellers. The century old Palace reach its fame as it has always been visited by celebrities, politicians and artists. The luxury design is rather oriented on classic French, which rather make sense as the building itself was built under Louis XIV, 300 years ago. The palace offers an amazing garden that is perfectly suited for celebrations. Four Seasons Hotel George V All places have their up and downs from time to time, except this one. The Georges V has always stayed at the top, adapting to changes and ever focusing on customer satisfaction. They have this strong reputation of having one of the kindest and service-oriented personnel, the cleanest rooms and an over the top restaurant, Le Cinq. Located near the Champs Elysée, very flourished, it greatly mixes contemporary design in a French spirit. If you’re looking for a safe bet, then don’t look any further.

Favourite for a fine art wedding in Paris*

 

 

Le Meurice

Le Meurice is one of the oldest palaces of Paris. House of many 19th and 20th centuries artists of different fields, it is perfectly located in the heart of Paris, just nearby the Louvre. This unique place has always achieved a great balance between traditional and modern luxury. You feel that you are in a high-end place but at the same time you don’t notice something outrageously sententious. This is achieved thanks to careful choices of furniture, materials and pieces of art. This one has definitely its own personality/character.

Favourite for a fine art wedding in Paris*

 

 

 

 

The Peninsula Paris

One of the last born Parisian Palace, The Peninsula is located in a big prestigious building that completely reshaped to welcome its ambition of becoming a new reference in the Parisian hostelery. The rooftop is unbelievable with its width and 360° view of Paris. Close to Arc de Triomphe, it is also from a quick walk to the Trocadero, which is the best spot to contemplate the Eiffel Tower

 

 

Park Hyatt Paris-Vendôme

The Park Hayatt is located near Place Vendome. It is one of the most luxurious hotels in Paris, located in a historic building. With thoughtful amenities, exquisite decor, and unparalleled elegance, Park Hyatt Paris-Vendôme is an unforgettable destination in the City of Lights. The rooms feature a striking blend of contemporary architecture and classic touches. Personnel is doing its best to make you feel like a vip.

Mandarin Oriental, Paris

This world brand is of course synonymous of high quality, luxury and comfort. In Paris, the famous hotel chain offers a to stay in a place located in the luxury rue Saint Honoré, which is near the place Vendome and The Louvre where all the luxury brands have settled their store. Design with taste in a rather modern style, and with a touch of art deco, the hotel proposes spacious rooms that immediately make you feels inside the Parisian life.

 

Lutetia, Paris

The only Palace located in the left side of the Seine river, it was built in 1910, by the owner of Le Bon Marché, the famous luxury mall located just in front. The Palace has always been careful about his style. The architecture has a strong personality linked to the Art nouveau, a trend that was set during the beginning of the last century. The interior design was always in the hand of famous trend setter as well. Through the time, it gathered many works of art that were given by artists that enjoyed long stays in its luxurious rooms. Talking about the rooms, they are a great mix of modernity, sobriety and a link to the art deco period that emerged when the hotel started.

 

 

Shangri-La Hotel, Paris

From this one, you will be stunned by the view that it offers. No other place of such high standard can offer a close view on the Eiffel Tower and the Seine river. Moreover, You’re just a few minutes from the Avenue Montaigne and its luxury fashion outlets. The inside will also impress you as many parts are unchanged since its creation and reflects the empire style that was highlighted by its first owner, a descending nephew of Napoléon Bonaparte. Although you will definitely feel yourself surrounded by the Parisian lifestyle, from time to time you will be able to notice a slight Asian touch that comes from its new owner, and which is achieved in a smart and discreet manner.

Favourite for a fine art wedding in Paris*

 

 

 

Le Bristol,  Paris

Through all time, The Bristol has always managed to stay ahead in the never-ending race of the best palace of Paris. It has constantly kept improving all its services to finally become the largest with 92 suites, with the biggest garden and a 320 sqm imperial suite. It even a pool on the rooftop that offers a 360° view of Paris. Starting to operate a century ago, it was rebuilt in an art deco style that has been kept till now. The Palace has always wanted to stay apart and it was always able to do so thanks to all tailor made furnitures and piece of art exposed all over the corridors. Located near the Champs Elysée, you will enjoy large and bright rooms, with a simple French classic luxury style.

Favourite for a fine art wedding in Paris*