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Hôtel Plaza Athénée is one of the best hotels in Paris and is situated close to Avenue Montaigne, which is the destination for luxury apparel and accessory shopping, boasting exclusive labels and couturiers such as Louis Vuitton and Ralph Lauren. The avenue is also home to a number of super-hip boutiques like Paul & Joe, Chloé, Jimmy Choo and Prada, making it a must-visit for fashionistas craving cutting-edge designs and trends.
Arts & culture
boast enviable and convenient locations, perfect for sightseeing and taking in all the cultural draws found in this exquisite city.
The Musée du Louvre, Galerie Nationale du Jeu de Paume at Place de la Concorde, Musée des Arts Décoratifs and Musée d’Orsay are all within a short walk or metro ride of each hotel, in addition to the Eiffel Tower and Notre-Dame de Paris. A visit to the spectacular exhibitions of Grand Palais, Musée du Quai Branly, Palais de Tokyo and Musée Baccarat is highly recommended too – simply ask the concierge at your hotel for more information or help planning your excursions.
Le Meurice is near the Théâtre du Chatelet, which features opera and classical concerts, the Opéra Bastille for ballet and opera, and the Opéra Comique for lyric theatre and drama. The Champs-Elysées Theatre is next door to Hôtel Plaza Athénée and stages operas, recitals and performances by some of the world’s most celebrated singers.
Experience local life with a walk along the Seine or through Tuileries Garden; afterwards, stop by one of the many charming cafés and bars surrounding each hotel to soak up the atmosphere. Guests can also enjoy a two-hour private boat cruise along this majestic river – simply ask your hotel’s concierge for help booking a cruise.
Visitors to Paris in the autumn have a plethora of cultural events to choose from, including the all-night ‘Nuit Blanche’ arts festival, the ‘Biennale des Antiquaires’, and the FIAC (International Fair of Contemporary Art) – all in October. From December to February, Hotel Plaza Athénée creates its very own ice rink in La Cour Jardin – offering guests the ultimate way to experience this romantic and magical city. Ask the concierge at your hotel for more details of events taking place during your stay.
Each appointment finishes with a customised back massage to improve posture for a truly holistic experience. Guests at Le Meurice may visit the renowned Spa Valmont pour Le Meurice. Situated on the hotel’s light and airy mezzanine level, the spa offers an array of indulgent treatments using the most prestigious products from Swiss anti-ageing skincare specialists Valmont.
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Both of these 5-star hotels are just steps away from Paris’ most exclusive shops, such as Hermès, Chanel, Dior, Armani, Gucci, and Cartier. With easy access to taxis and public transport, Orly and Charles de Gaulle airports are 45 and 40 minutes away from Le Meurice respectively, while Tuileries and Concorde (line 1) and Pyramides (lines 7 and 14) stops are within minutes by foot. Hôtel Plaza Athénée is within walking distance of two Metro stations – Alma-Marceau (line 9) and Franklin D. Roosevelt (lines 1 and 9).
The international train station at Gare du Nord (TGV/Eurostar, Thalys) is 20 minutes away, while the city’s main airports are also within easy reach – Roissy-Charles de Gaulle is 40 minutes away and Orly only 30 minutes. A limousine service is available, including a VIP welcome at the airport and a hostess to assist with luggage and customs.