Coco Chanel and numerous artists, immortalised in the 1957 Audrey Hepburn Love in the Afternoon movie, frequented this hotel, which opened in 1898, and was bought by the Egyptian billionaire Mohamed Al-Fayed in 1979, the very last year it had been renovated so far. Many curious and impatient people even speculated on the total amount for the works, rumoured to be around 140 million euros! Will the Parisians who are used the Hemingway Bar, an institution among cocktail lovers, find their footing there? What will come out of L'Espadon, mythical Parisian restaurant, whose chef Nicolas Sale now takes over duties from Michel Roth?
Find out about the palace's fresh changes, get a booking for the summer restaurant and enjoy the new mobile skylight!
15, place Vendôme
Opens June 2016