Whether it’s fashion, culture or fine dining, Paris undoubtedly has one of the best reputations of all Europe. This stylish city, long loved by artists and writers, is the most visited capital in the world. If you want to live a romantic stay in the city of love, here are the top 10 classic luxury hotels in Paris.
Four Season Hotel George V Paris
Built in 1928 on eight floors in pure Art Deco style, the Four Seasons George V offers a stay of charm and elegance just steps away from the Champs Elysées. 244 luxurious rooms, many with private terraces and magnificent views on Paris’ rooftops, welcome guests with spacious surroundings and an elegance of classical inspiration.
The hotel also offers a creative and refined cuisine at the Michelin starred restaurant Le Cinq. Also, do not miss the wine tastings from the major wine regions of the world at the historic cellar and the floral decoration courses with famous Artistic Director Jeff Leatham.
31 Avenue George V, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 49 52 70 00
Hotel Le Royal Monceau Raffles Paris
Le Royal Monceau Raffles is a luxury SPA hotel situated in the 8th arrondissement of Paris, 500 meters from the Arc de Triomphe. Suites and rooms are decorated with handcrafted furniture designed by Philippe Starck and are equipped with all the amenities you need to stay in perfect luxury style.
Inside you’ll find the My Blend by Clarins Spa: 1500 m2 with a 23-meter long infinity pool, a fitness centre, hammam, sauna and exclusive treatments.
Le Royal Monceau Raffles also hosts the first Matsuhisa restaurant in France, run by chef Nobu Matsuhisa, and the only Michelin-starred Italian restaurant in Paris, the Carpaccio.
37 Avenue Hoche, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 42 99 88 00
Shangri-La Hotel Paris
Just 600 meters from the Eiffel Tower, the Shangri-La Hotel is situated in a structure built in 1896 and completely restored. Luxuriously appointed rooms and suites offer romantic views on the most famous Tower in Europe. Every room has a separate living room, terrace, marble bathroom with tub and shower or rain shower, and a Bulgari courtesy set.
The hotel sports a fitness centre with personal trainer, a 15-meter pool and hammam.
Breakfast is served every morning in the garden in an elegant atmosphere. Shangri-La Hotel boasts three restaurants, including two with a Michelin star. Guests can enjoy French and Southeast Asian cuisine at La Bauhinia, gourmet recipes at Abeille and Cantonese delights at Shang Palace.
10 Avenue d’Iéna, 75116 Paris, France
+33 1 53 67 19 98
Peninsula Hotel Paris
The Peninsula Hotel is located in the heart of Paris, a few steps from the Arc de Triomphe and from the most famous landmarks and luxury shops of the world. Dating back to 1908, the existing hotel structure has been meticulously restored and modernized. It is home to 200 luxury rooms, including 34 spectacular suites. Every room offers the feeling of entering a luxury Parisian apartment, with sumptuous marble bathrooms and a separate dressing area.
The roof, the Oiseau Blanc, hosts the restaurant terrace and offers a 360-degree view over the iconic monuments of the French capital.
The structure has had the honour of hosting, in the early Twentieth century, men of the calibre of Gershwin, Ravel and Kissinger.
9 Avenue Kléber, 75116 Paris, France
+33 1 58 12 28 88
Grand Hotel du Palais Royal
The Grand Hotel du Palais Royal is situated in a magnificent Eighteenth-century building, parts of which have been officially designated as a historic monument. Overlooking the Palais Royal gardens, the hotel stands at a short distance from Rue Saint Honore and the Tuileries Gardens, in a district where architecture, culture and gastronomy blend with the most exclusive boutiques.
Inside, refined classical and modern design blend together. Some of the 68 rooms and suites have also a balcony with a spectacular views over Paris.
4 Rue de Valois, 75001 Paris, France
+33 1 42 96 15 35
Hôtel de Vendôme
The Hôtel de Vendôme is conserved in an Eighteenth-century palace in the very Place Vendome. Its twenty-nine rooms are beautifully appointed and, among the suites, stands a superb penthouse.
Pied de poule and high fashion elegant grey Dior dominate in the furnishings of the recently renovated restaurant, while elegant contrasts stand out in the rooms, creating a general atmosphere of refinement.
1 Place Vendôme, 75001 Paris, France
+33 1 55 04 55 00
Hotel San Régis
With an unbeatable location in the 8th arrondissement, between the Champs Elysees and Avenue Montaigne, lays the Hotel St. Regis, the full personification of classic Parisian style and elegance.
Antique furniture and sumptuous silk and damask fabrics decorate the rooms, including the Deluxe Junior Suite, with breathtaking views of the Eiffel Tower.
Shopping starts just around the corner, on the famous Avenue Montaigne, with Dior, Chanel and Vuitton boutiques only to begin with.
Within a short distance from St. Regis, you will find the gastronomic references of restaurants such as Lasserre, Ledoyen and Laurent.
12 Rue Jean Goujon, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 44 95 16 16
Travel back in time to the Belle Epoque in an exclusive residency at Montmartre. Maison Souquet has reproduced the sumptuous decorations of bohemian Paris in an atmosphere in which every room exudes opulence. Eclectic ornaments, furniture and oriental empire style contribute to create an elegant and mysterious exoticism and an ostentatious sensuality.
As a modern temple of hedonism, Maison Souquet houses 20 rooms, including 6 suites with unique interiors. Culture and fashion come together in an intimate environment, with a lush taste in which guests are free to dream about enchanted spaces.
The spa and pool under a celestial ceiling are also available for private use upon request.
10 Rue de Bruxelles, 75009 Paris, France
+33 1 48 78 55 55
Hotel du Petit Moulin
Completely renovated by famous interior decorator Christian Lacroix, the Hotel du Petit Moulin is located in an ancient building in the Marais district, at a short distance from the Picasso Museum and the Carnavalet Museum.
The art, history and culture of Paris are perfectly reflected in the transition from room to room, with 60s furniture in bright colours, leather sofas, green corridors with polka dot carpets and a general Baroque/Rococo style. A real journey through the artistic experience of Christian Lacroix.
29 Rue de Poitou, 75003 Paris, France
+33 1 42 74 10 10
The final resting place of Oscar Wilde in St-Germain des Pres, L’Hotel is a charming and theatrical retreat surrounded by art galleries and boutiques. With a Michelin-starred restaurant, a cozy bar, original artworks and a small indoor pool, this charming hotel is just a few steps from the Orsay Museum.
The magic touch of Jacques Garcia has created a hot bohemian atmosphere where the rooms are decorated with fabrics and extremely elegant furniture. On the walls, works of art by Jean Cocteau and letters and photographs of Oscar Wilde.
13 Rue des Beaux-Arts, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 44 41 99 00