Hotel News

Hotel News
The Paris-Brest éclair at Fauchon

Calling all Fauchon fans. Word on the street is that the famous gourmet store-- a mecca for foodies on the Place de la Madeleine-- is planning to open a luxury hotel in the neighborhood. The...
Paris Catacombs

No, this isn't a joke. As reported by Conde Nast Traveler, Airbnb has launched a contest  "to sleep in one of the spookiest locations in the world on Halloween night." "Bienvenue to the bowels of Paris!"...
Hotel Napoleon

One autumn evening passers-by on the Avenue de Friedland stopped to stare. A vintage car was parked outside the majestic Hotel Napoleon—just a stone’s throw from the Arc de Triomphe—and a photographer was snapping...
The speakeasy at Le Bristol

It was the year 1925. Pablo Picasso, Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald mingled on Left Bank terraces. Art Deco was making its debut. The worlds of fashion, literature and art were thriving, attracting...
Shangri-La Hotel, Paris

We’d be hard-pressed to find a more beautiful Parisian setting than the Shangri-La Hotel, housed in the palatial 19th-century mansion built for Prince Roland Bonaparte on the avenue d'Iéna. Opened in 2010 as the...
Hotel Ritz Paris

One of the world’s most highly anticipated hotel openings this year is the Ritz Paris, which closed in 2012 for what was to be a two-year restoration. Two years became three, and the gilded...
STAY, Sofitel Paris Le Faubourg

Following the success of Yannick Alléno’s STAY dining concept in Dubai, Taipei and Beijing, comes the Paris launch. "STAY is an urban restaurant with French cuisine, reinterpreted in contemporary style, inspired by my world travels,"...
100% Green Dinners at the Shangri-La Hotel Paris

In a fun new offering at the Shangri-La Hotel in Paris, diners at La Bauhinia restaurant can indulge in a five-star menu that’s entirely vegetable focused. The 100% Green Dinners also allow guests to...
Sacré-Cœur basilica made out of Legos/ Mary W Nicklin

We recently popped by the Hilton Paris Opera to check out a buzzworthy new exhibition. The hotel’s grand public spaces are decked out with awesome sculptures made out of Lego blocks. There’s a life-size...
Comité du Faubourg Saint-Honoré

It’s officially summer time in Paris and the rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré celebrates with an English style street party. The prestigious Comité du Faubourg Saint-Honoré presents "Summer Time 2015" as the fab street, and all its luxury...