The Grand Hôtel du Palais Royal is located on the right bank of the river Seine, in Paris’ 1st arrondissement, one of the oldest districts in the capital.
In addition to its central location, the hotel is housed in one of Paris’ most famous and architecturally beautiful buildings, the Palais Royal. The building was designed by architect Jacques Lemercier and took six years to be built, being completed in 1639. This magnificent and historic mansion is currently partly registered at the historical monuments inventory.
The hotel is situated a stone’s throw away from many of Paris’ main attractions including the Louvre, the Tuileries gardens, rue St Honoré, Place Vendome and the Opera.
Around the hotel you will find many fashionable boutiques : Marc Jacobs, Stella McCartney, Christian Louboutin, Colette concept store..., upscale perfume shops (Artisan Parfumeur, Serge Lutens, By Terry, Aesop) Also in this distinguished area is located the famous Galerie Vero-Dodat with its painted ceilings and copper pillars and shops selling contemporary art, leather goods, antiques.
As you stroll around, visit one of the many trendy restaurants, cafés and tea rooms in the vicinity that entice you with their innovative menus.
The hotel’s 85 rooms have everything one needs for a comfortable stay. The hotel also offers business centre, bar and lounge with free newspapers, laundry and room service.
In 2012, the hotel will be renovated, giving the rooms an even more luxurious feel, and offering its guests a truly palatial stay.