In Évian-les-Bains, on the banks of Lake Geneva, it’s not the everyday kind of holiday. One stay at the Royal Evian, one of the most luxurious hotels in the world, is all you need to be convinced. It is a place where time goes by at the pace of the springs and the seasons, whether you’re there for the prestigious golf courses or to spend hours in the spa. It is a place bathed in blue, which accentuates the surface of Lake Geneva, as it competes with Alpine peaks for your eye’s attention. Unless, or course, you are already eyeing up the gourmet dishes in Les Fresques restaurant. Choose the Royal Evian, part of the Palaces de France collection.
Fashion chose to call one of Paris’ most beautiful areas home, a stone’s throw from the Palais Garnier. Whether you’re there to visit the world’s finest boutiques on Rue Faubourg Saint Honoré or the fascinating Place Vendôme, this prestigious address will shower you with attention. Everything is taken care of down to the smallest detail, from the suites whose bathrooms are like spas in their own right, to the unique culinary experiences on offer in the different restaurants belonging to the Michelin-starred chef, Jean-François Rouquette. Choose the Park Hyatt Paris - Vendôme, part of the Palaces de France collection.
From its vantage point at 1850m, Le K2 Palace looks out on to the Alps and one of their very best ski resorts. The exceptional spa, elegant décor, and its dessert restaurant (the only one of its kind anywhere) are more than worthy of their setting: the prestigious 3 Vallées resort. Call in at the Ski Shop and pick up your gear, and then catch a helicopter ride to the top of a glacier. Choose Le K2 Palace Courchevel, part of the Palaces de France collection.