CLASSIC HUB OF PARISIAN ELEGANCE
Classic Hub of Steeped in history, The Peninsula Paris’ ideal location in the Golden Triangle makes it the perfect spot to stay in the French capital
The Peninsula Paris exudes timeless style and hospitality
EXEMPLIFYING PARIS’ HERITAGE AND ÉLAN in every aspect, The Peninsula Paris commands an ideal location at the heart of the city’s Triangle d’or, with the iconic Arc de Triomphe mere minutes away, and surrounded by the metropolis’ most chic eateries, famous museums and high-end shopping districts.
The Peninsula Paris, located in a beautiful 19th-century Haussmanian building that once hosted a Belle Epoque hotel, is replete with painstakingly reconstructed period décor, Art Deco furniture and Art Nouveau-inspired furnishings – all commingled with the latest in contemporary offerings.
Housing 200 rooms and 86 sumptuous suites styled in cream and grey, the chic hotel combines the timeless and the modern to offer the best comfort in the lap of luxury. This spectacular hotel is also home to no less than six eclectic restaurants, promising to satiate the most discerning palate. Le Lobby – a fixture at every Peninsula hotel in the world – is the place to go for luxe international dining, and the classic Afternoon Tea, accompanied by a jazz trio, is not to be missed. Meanwhile, La Terrasse Kléber represents the crème de la crème of café society, offering the best of Cantonese cuisine – all of it featured on Paris’ largest enclosed terrace.
For the ultimate in Chinese gastronomy, head to Lili, helmed by Chef Ma Wing Tak and featuring a selection of authentic Chinese tea as well. L’oiseau Blanc, meanwhile, is The Peninsula Paris’ crowning glory. Helmed by Executive Chef Christophe Raoux, the
restaurant offers up the best Parisian fare and boasts 360-degree views of the city and its most iconic monuments from its perch on the sixth floor.
East meets West
Another key attraction at the hotel is the stunning Peninsula Spa – the largest of its kind in Paris. Spanning 1,800 square meters, this oasis of relaxation brings together the best of both cultures that the hotel embodies, combining ancestral Asian practices and knowledge with the celebrated French art of beauty.
Boasting six individual treatment booths, two private suites, a 20-meter indoor pool, two vitality pools, and saunas, hammams and experience showers, the spa’s décor and furnishings take inspiration from the East, featuring a blend of wood, granite and marble.
Created in partnership with French-chinese luxury body care brand Cha Ling, the Peninsula Spa offers traditional Chinese Qi Gong exercises and meditation lessons, so guests can escape the hustle and bustle of modern life. Guests can also revive themselves with a wide range of signature treatments that feature a blend of Asian, European and Ayurvedic philosophies.
The French facet of the offerings comprises facial treatments and a specialized body treatment created in partnership with Biologique Recherche, a Haute Couture cosmetics brand. The spa is also home to a dedicated hair salon, La Suite, which offers cutting-edge hair-strengthening and scalprebalancing treatments.
In addition, the spa features relaxation lounges and saunas – separate for men and women – and state-of-the-art gym equipment.
This upscale Parisian landmark also has the last word when it comes to staying in comfort. Designer Henry Leung of Hong-kong-based Chhada Siembieda Leung and the design team of The Peninsula Hotel Group joined hands to craft meticulously designed and restored theme suites at The Peninsula Paris.
The aptly named Historic Suite comprises gilded paintings and décor recreated by master French craftsmen from the archives of the building’s former glory. Dotted with carefully curated art by international and French artists, the Historic Suite boasts a private entrance, spacious dining room with a stained-glass ceiling, a restored period marble fireplace and a living room with a 3.5-meter-high ceiling – details guaranteed to astonish and awe.
The Peninsula Suite, meanwhile, is the hotel’s largest suite. Paying homage to the Haussmanian building the hotel is housed in, this 318-square-meter suite’s high ceilings and large windows ensure the space is bathed in light, while the creamy beige and gold tones, complemented by lush silks and brocades, Tai Ping carpets and Baccarat chandeliers, mean this is truly one deluxe accommodation amidst a plethora of similarly elegant options.
The suites at the Peninsula Paris – like every room in the hotel – are also equipped with the latest in technology, ensuring the maximum of comfort and luxury in the stylish French capital.