Property Name: Beauchamps
Property Address: 24 Rue de Ponthieu Paris, ,
Property Description: Beauchamps is a 4-star hotel in the 8th district of Paris, in the heart of the capital, just a short distance from the Champs Elysees and the Arc de Triomphe. Located in one of the most glamorous districts of Paris, an ideal base for shopping, dining and sightseeing. Buffet breakfast is available at the hotel from 6:30 am to 11:00 am and includes fruit juices, cold cuts, pastries. The lobby is inspired by the artist Mondrian with a 30? s Far East theme. The dominant tones: red and gold. Two walls of the lobby are adorned with gold woodwork. A large console in purple wood and red lacquer is used as the reception desk. In the centre, four large armchairs in red lacquer encircle a 60? s plastic and glass table sculpture. Space is broken up by contemporary artefacts, found on purple wood bolsters or hung on the walls: statuettes, sculptures, suspensions, photographs. The hotel has a big size lobby. The hotel tells a story about an imaginative, scholarly arts collector, with a passion for art and travel named Baltazar Beauchamps. The hotel was his private home. His objects and his works have been set out as decoration. The hotel has a Library Lounge, which is adjacent to the lobby, and has a sitting room consisting of a long sofa and two armchairs ? facing a library with a fireplace. On the shelves, a collection of corals, books and a range of objects (small statues, vases, seashells? give the room a personal and cosy feel. Generous daylight filters through clear blinds, which shelter the view from the exterior of the room. The library lounge also opens onto a small converted courtyard. Multiple languages spoken (French, English, Arabic, German, Spanish). 89 bedrooms, spread across six floors with various decors and categories, bedrooms all have views onto either the rue de Ponthieu or the rue du Colisée or onto a courtyard. The bedrooms are in one of three dominant tones: copper, sand or celadon. In the majority of rooms a large fabric reproduction of a Victor Hugo drawing covers a whole wall, behind the bed head. The other walls are cream coloured, complementing the carpet in saffron and khaki tones. A small wooden cupboard, in Chinese coral lacquer waits to hold clothes and valuable accessories (minibar, safe etc). The city tax is not included and has to be paid at the hotel.
Property Facts: Year of Last Renovation: N/A