Hôtel du Rond-Point des Champs Elysées
NUMBER OF ROOMS: 36 rooms and suites
CLOSED ANNUALLY: Open all year round
THE STORY: This hotel from the 1920s, with its beautiful art deco awning and guardrail, has just been given a head-to-toe makeover in the baroque-bohemian style by Dimore Studio for Esprit de France group. A spectacular job that’s very characteristic of the two Milanese designers (pink tones, mahogany and emerald, geometric lines, leopard or erotic prints), with a nod to theRoaring Twenties for the occasion. The end result is a secret hideout at the tip of the Triange d’or! Double rooms starting at €210 a night.
TOILETRIES: Sothys shower gel, body lotion, scrub and shampoo.
INTERNET: Wifi (free)
BREAKFAST: €20 with baguettes, viennoisseries, jams, butter, coffee or tea, fresh fruit juice and detox shots, French cheese and charcuterie, eggs (boiled, fried, scrambled), organic and plant-milk yogurts, fresh compote, organic cereals, fresh fruit salad.
MINI-BAR: Yes, with Champagne, vodka, Armagnac, whiskey, Martini, beer, soda and mineral waters, plus an electric tea pot and a Nespresso machine in every room.
LITTLE LUXURY: Having a drink on the terrace of the Prestige room, on the 7th floor, with views of the setting sun.