4 -starhotel near the Champs-Elysées and the Louvre
A stone's throw from the Madeleine and the Louvre
Our hotel is located just a short walk from Place de la Madeleine , a place imbued with history and one of the French capital's major attractions. In the centre of the square stands the church of the same name, which is famous for its columns inspired by the Olympieion (Temple of Olympian Zeus) in Athens. Today, Place de la Madeleine is one of Paris' most pleasant areas for a leisurely stroll, as well as shopping, with boutiques such as Hermès and Ralph Lauren. Food lovers will also find plenty to their taste, with luxury delicatessen shops as Fauchon or Hédiard, La Maison de la Truffe, the restaurant Caviar Kaspa, the chocolate maker Patrick Roger, and more.
The superb location of 4 -star hotel Le Vignon in the 8< sup>th district of Paris, is just a short walk from the Musée d'Orsayand the famous Louvre Museum , the biggest museum in Paris and one of the most high-profile museums in the world. It is worth visiting Paris for the Louvre alone: nearly 35,000 works (paintings, sculptures, objects of art, drawings, ceramics) are displayed in a building which is itself imbued with history. Among the works exhibited are internationally famous masterpieces such as the Mona Lisa and the Venus de Milo.
Evening shows: the theatres, the Garnier Opera House and the Olympia
Near to the hotel Le Vignon are a number of famous theatres: Théâtre Edouard VII, Mogador, Théâtre de l'Athénée-Louis-Jouvet and Théâtre des Mathurins are all legendary venues on the Paris scene. With modern or classical, humoristic or literary shows, there is something for all tastes in these iconic establishments.
Our hotel is ideally located for outings to see an evening show. Just a few minutes' walk away, the Olympia , the oldest show venue still operating in Paris, is a legendary attraction that has seen performances by huge names, such as the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, Edith Piaf and Jacques Brel… Today, it welcomes French and international artists almost every evening with an eclectic programme of performances.
Also only a few minutes' walk from the hotel Le Vignon is the Garnier Opera House whose programme will delight lovers of ballet. This Second Empire-style building, which was built in the second half of the 19 th century, during the Haussmanian revolution, is one of the major monuments of Paris and the district that bears its name. Listed as a historical monument since 1923, it is open to visitors ( visitepalaisgarnier.fr ) and also hosts ballet performances ( www.operadeparis.fr ).
Famous stores and the Champs-Elysées
Make the most of your stay at the hotel Le Vignon in the centre of Paris, to treat yourself to the pleasures of shopping in the French capital. Near to our 4 -star establishment, you will find famous department stores along some of Paris' major thoroughfares: the famous Boulevard Haussmann is home to Galeries Lafayette , the biggest department store in the world, and Printemps , which is listed as a historical monument. There is something for everyone in these internationally-renowned centres of fashion. During the festive season, come to admire the Christmas window displays with your family: a lively spectacle for kids and adults alike!
The street Faubourg Saint-Honoré is definitely worth a visit: considered to be one of the most luxurious avenues in the world, it is home to embassies, art galleries, palaces and official buildings, such as the Palais de l’Elysée and the French Ministry of the Interior. Just a short walk from the hotel Le Vignon , Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré is also reputed for its luxury brands, including Moncler, Gucci, Cartier, Lanvin, Yves Saint-Laurent, Prada, Paul Smith, and more.
You can also take a stroll down the thoroughfare known as the most beautiful avenue in the world: only a few minutes by metro from our boutique-hotel, the Champs-Elysées is lined with some of France's most famous luxury boutiques (such as Cartier, Guerlain and Louis Vuitton), as well as Parisian nightlife hotspots, famous cafés and restaurants, cinemas and clubs. To the south of Avenue des Champs-Elysées lies the majestic Place de la Concorde and its famous obelisk; to the north, the Arc de Triomphe and Place de l’Etoile . These landmarks are definitely worth a detour during your stay in Paris.