Book this stunning room with a spacious terrace at Le Meurice, a luxury getaway located in the center of the city overlooking the Tuileries Garden, near Palais Royal and the Louvre. This Parisian landmark hotel has attracted important guests including kings, ministers, artists and actors since the 18th century. The property features lavish interiors, mosaic floors, hand-carved moldings and spacious lounges with high ceilings. The hotel is filled with antiques and art from Sotheby's and Christie's. The reception area leads into three main public spaces: the restaurant Le Meurice, the Bar Fontainebleau and Le Jardin d'Hiver (the Winter Garden).
Le Jardin d'Hiver feels like a garden with a century-old Art Nouveau-style glass roof, palm trees and 70 kinds of exotic flowers, including 20 varieties of orchids. The Jardin d’Hiver serves meals and afternoon tea in apricot glassware and custom-designed china.
Guests who desire peace and quiet can escape to the hotel's Spa and Fitness Center built around an inner courtyard. The spa, decorated with marble, wood, stone, and glass, features Valmont treatments. The property offers luxury soundproof rooms, each uniquely decorated with fine furnishings and luxurious fabrics. The first floor Presidential Suites, the fourth and fifth floors are decorated in Louis XVI style. The second and third floors feature less ornamental decor suitable for business travelers. The third floor is done in Empire style, and the sixth-floor is very intimate and distinctly Parisian in style.
Some of the guestrooms have hand-painted ceilings depicting the sky. Others features canopied beds or marble fireplaces. The bathrooms use colorful red and ochre marble from the Pyrenees, and Italian marble. Some bathrooms have alcove tubs and most have natural daylight. Restaurant Le Meurice serves Parisian cuisine in an opulent setting with crystal chandeliers and ornate mirrors. Walls are adorned with landscape paintings. The china was specially created to match the mosaic patterns on the floor. Bar 228 serves cocktails, whiskies, cognacs, armagnacs and Dom Perignon by the glass.
The hotel is located between the Place de la Concorde and the Louvre.
The property is about 40 minutes by car from Charles de Gaulle airport, and 30 minutes from Orly and Bourget airports. Rooms start at 720 Euro per night (+33-1-44-581-010, website).
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