Not only is Paris the capital of and the largest city in France, it is also one of the most visited cities in the world. With the romance of the Eiffel Tower, the history of the Louvre Museum, and the family fun at Disney's Parisian Resort, it is no wonder that people come from near and far to enjoy the sites and attractions in the City of Lights. Several resort hotels are located throughout the city, many of which are relevant to travelers with specific interests.
Travelers looking to stay in a historically relevant property can opt for at stay at the Saint James and Albany Hotel. Dating back to 1680, the hotel served as a private residence for the Dukes of Noailles, was the wedding venue of The Marquis La Fayette, and accommodated a visit by Marie Antoinette. The Saint James and Albany Hotel is walking distance to The Louvre and the Notre-Dame Cathedral, as well as two shopping areas. A spa is located on the property, featuring a pool, fitness center, beauty services, massages and skin treatments. Guests have access to gourmet dining at the 202 Rivoli Restaurant and can relax with an after-dinner cocktail at the Saint James Bar until 11:30 p.m. each night.
Luxury meets convenience at the Prince de Galles Hotel, in close proximity to some of the most famous Parisian landmarks including the Arc de Triomphe and the Avenue Champs-Elysées. A full team of concierges are on stand-by to grant guest requests. The hotel can arrange for a myriad of services including limousine transfers, childcare, directions and local reservations. Guests can also elect to utilize the services of the hotel's luggage liaison, which ships luggage ahead of the traveler to the next destination. Suites can span up to 1,290 square feet, and all rooms offer modern conveniences such as flat-screen televisions and high-speed Internet access. French cuisine is available at Prince de Galles, and an elegant hotel bar sells cru wines, fine whiskeys and champagne.
Paris visitors with a romantic agenda can settle in at the Hotel de Londres Eiffel for an unforgettable experience. Guests can fall asleep each night in rooms with uninterrupted views of the Eiffel Tower just two blocks away. To further enhance the mood, couples can opt for special packages that include champagne and flowers upon arrival, a French breakfast buffet, and a romantic dinner for two on the Seine River. The hotel concierge is also available to arrange restaurant reservations, golf tee times and local transportation.
Though Paris is well-known for its history and romance, the city is not without family-friendly attractions appropriate for all ages. The Disneyland Park in Paris offers all of the fun and enjoyment synonymous with the Disney name. Situated at the entrance of Disneyland Paris, the Disneyland Hotel is only a three-minute walk to the entry gates. Families of four or more can enjoy over-sized rooms. Amenities include an on-site character breakfast, a swimming pool, a piano bar, two restaurants and a spa. Additionally, families can skip the attraction lines in the theme park with a complimentary "fast pass" provided by the hotel.
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