Deluxe Hotel Reviews

Deluxe Hotel Reviews

Where better to celebrate Valentine’s Day than in the City of Light and Love? Here we recommend a round-up of romantic hotels in Paris for a perfect getaway. Saint James Paris The grand Saint James Paris...
Coco Chanel on the balcony at the Ritz/ courtesy of Ritz Paris

Hotels were made for affairs. And where better to conduct an affair than in the inimitable, iconic surroundings of The Ritz Hotel in Paris? This was especially true through the febrile, uncertain times of the Second...

Celebrating cooler weather and fresh starts, let’s take the plunge and re-charge the batteries with five slightly bizarre bathtub tales from the City of Light. And why not? As my indomitable grandmother used to say,...

“You can tell how much fun a city is going to be if Nobu is in it." --Madonna “As a chef I like to see my customers smiling," says Nobuyuki "Nobu" Matsuhisa, looking me...

"I like Frenchmen very much, because even when they insult you they do it so nicely." --Josephine Baker (1906-1975) With total lack of inhibition - leading the way for the likes of Tina Turner, Lena...

Even Paris-smitten urbanites need to escape the city sometimes. For a dose of greenery and serenity, there’s an address— just 15 minutes to the southwest of Paris— that’s a closely guarded secret among Parisians....

How do we love the Saint Honoré pastry? Let us count the ways. The pile of whipped cream, the caramelized cream puffs, the pâte à choux… This classic French patisserie, also known as St. Honoratus...

The luxury hotel hosts “In Fashion,” showcasing a unique selection of iconic fashion photographs by celebrated photographers Le Royal Monceau, Raffles Paris-- located close to the Champs Elysées and within site of the Arc...

When choosing where to stay in Paris, the focus should be on location and luxury. La Narcisse Blanc offers the best of both. This 5-star hotel and spa is nestled between the Eiffel Tower...

Tea connoisseurs appreciate Pu’Er— the famous fermented tea produced in Yunnan, China— for its health benefits. Now you can also take advantage of the tea’s famous anti-aging extracts with specialized spa experiences at The...

Paris is beautiful in all seasons, but a trip during the colder months can be particularly enchanting - crisp walks in the Tuileries, a vin chaud on a terrace, watching the rain fall over...

Have you heard the news? The Hôtel de Crillon, the beloved landmark on the Place de la Concorde, has unveiled the fruits of a painstaking four-year restoration project. Now managed by Rosewood Hotels &...