Plaza Athénée

25 avenue Montaigne, Paris, France
8th Arr. (Champs-Élysées/Madeleine)
208 Rooms
Traditional Elegance & Lively
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taxes included per/nt
Combining eighteenth-century elegance and Art Deco cool, this Belle Epoque hotel may be a classic but it is no museum. Even in its youth, in the 1930s, the Plaza Athénée was equal parts classical French style and contemporary hipster hangout — the likes of Josephine Baker and Rudolph Valentino could be seen among the patrons of the hotel bar. Today, though a comprehensive multi-million-dollar renovation has updated the surface of the hotel, its basic character remains: that of traditional opulence side-by-side with fashionable modernity.

The Relais Plaza restaurant is still authentically Art Deco, and La Galerie counts silk curtains and ornate chandeliers among its antique touches. Not to be outdone is the haute-cuisine restaurant Jean Imbert au Plaza Athénée, designed by Remi Tessier, featuring a table of Breccia pink marble and a ceiling adorned with 20,000 gold leaves. More to the point, Jean Imbert is known for a phenomenal menu, an outstanding wine list, and unparalleled hospitality — the wait staff are the very image of three-star propriety.

Meanwhile the Bar is an avant-garde nightspot, with its glowing iceberg bar top and oversized, inhabitable paintings, and is once again the place to be seen in Paris for international celebrities. And the Dior Spa, opened in 2023, is home to the first light therapy room in Europe, along with a long list of traditional treatments.

The sum of it all is extraordinary enough, we believe, to merit the claim that this is quite possibly the finest luxury hotel in Paris. Too many landmark hotels coast on reputations earned by past glory. The Plaza Athénée is not one of these. Had it opened yesterday, its extravagantly high standard of service and masterfully designed interiors (not to mention one of the leading restaurants of Paris) would still earn it a place at the top of any list of outstanding luxury hotels.

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Location

Plaza Athénée
25 avenue Montaigne, Paris, France
8th Arr. (Champs-Élysées/Madeleine)

Amenities & Services

  • Wi-fi (charges apply)
  • Self service parking (charges apply)
  • Valet parking
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hour room service
  • Spa
  • Spa treatments (on request)
  • Turkish bath
  • Sauna
  • Steam rooms
  • Gym
  • Concierge
  • 24 hour front desk
  • Doctor on call
  • Air conditioning
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Wake-up service
  • Lounge
  • Pet Friendly
  • Business center
  • Cribs (subject to availability)
  • Parking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Designated smoking area

Need to Know

  • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
  • WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
  • Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 45 per day.
  • Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
  • Children of any age are allowed.
  • Children up to and including 2 years old stay for free when using an available cot.
  • Children up to and including 2 years old stay for free when using an existing bed.
  • Children from 3 years old to 17 years old stay for € 100 per person per night when using an existing bed.
  • People 3 years old and over stay for € 100 per person per night when using an available extra bed.
  • Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
  • Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Check in: 15:00
Check out: 12:00

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