The Resort: A fixture on the French Riviera for more than a century, the Grand-Hôtel du Cap-Ferrat sits on the tip of a t
Most of Europe’s elite golf courses are clustered in the British Isles and, to a lesser extent, the Iberian Peninsula.
The celebrated Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc on the Southern tip of the Cap d’Antibes in France has unveiled an exclusive villa t
Hôtel Le Bristol occupies an enviable position among Paris’ palace hotels.
Situated at the end of a private peninsula, at the convergence of the Mediterranean and the Maritime Alps, Le Cap consists of only eight g
First opened as a restaurant in 1953, the Château de la Chèvre d’Or has evolved over the years into a 33-room resort.
The butter-colored stucco terrace of the Hotel Metropole’s Restaurant Joël Robuchon overlooks Avenue des Spélugues as it curves sharply to
Parisians have a term—les palais, or the palaces—for their city’s finest hotels.
Every May, directors, producers, critics, and actors vie for rooms at Hotel Martinez, the premier address in Cannes, France.
French hoteliers Jocelyne and Jean-Louis Sibuet converted four 14th-century buildings into this stylish retreat in Lyon, the second-larges
The site of the original Cannes Film Festival has received an extensive renovation—to the tune of $51 million.
Following a $98.5 million renovation that began in November 2007, the Hôtel Majestic Barrière in Cannes finally reopened
If God lives in Italy, then he vacations in the south of France—or so the Provençals say.
The Hotel de Charme Les Airelles in Courchevel, France, unveils its latest escape from the cold this winter: a nine-bedroom, five-floor pr
The makers of Louis XIII cognac have opened their elusive doors to the public, offering visitors access to the Rémy Marti
Some 450 miles east of Château Cheval Blanc, the Saint-Émilion producer of one of France’s most celebrated wines, is Bernard Arnault’s oth
The new La Réserve Ramatuelle resort offers a six-day antiaging program that promotes a youthful glow and a sense of well-being—traits one
By the time a South African couple purchased Le Cap Estel in 2000, the resort had slipped in rank on the status-conscious Côte d’Azur.
Swimming Pool: Hôtel du Cap Eden-Roc
Regent Hotels & Resorts plans to open a total of 10 new properties by 2011.
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the opening of Amanpuri, the Phuket hideaway that eventually became the flagship of Amanresorts.
The 99-room Mandarin Oriental, Prague (+420.233.088.888, www.m
At Paris’ Hôtel de Crillon (+188.8.131.52.01, www.crillon.com), the elephant in the
“James Bond stopped by the other day,” begins bartender Colin Field.
Up ahead, the vista widened as the canal opened into Burgundy’s Saône River. “Gently, monsieur.
Dawn was just breaking over the Paris skyline as my limousine moved down the Champs-Elysées and turned onto a quiet, tree-lined side stree
Ever since its opening in 1911, the Hôtel Plaza Athénée has been considered the epitome of understated elegance.