Best hotels in france
Three very different properties topped the list of your favorite resort hotels in France for 2017 — a testament to the diverse tastes of our World's Best Awards respondents. And although the winners ranged from a tiny, bohemian inn to a stately hotel, what they all shared was an exceptional sense of history, of being almost a part of the culture of France itself.
Every year for our World's Best Awards survey, T+L asks readers to weigh in on travel experiences around the globe — to share their opinions on the top hotels, resorts, cities, islands, cruise ships, spas, airlines, and more. Hotels were rated on their facilities, location, service, food, and overall value. Properties were classified as City or Resort based on their locations and amenities.
Coming in at No. 1 this year was the Trianon Palace Versailles, a Waldorf Astoria Hotel: a grand property a half hour outside of Paris, and just a stone's throw from one of France's most storied landmarks, Versailles. Trianon Palace opened as a luxury hotel in 1910 and the property has welcomed everyone from Marlene Dietrich to Queen Elizabeth II, served as a base for the Allied Forces during World War II, and was the setting for the signing of the Treaty of Versailles.
Second on the list came La Colombe d'Or, a rustic, 25-room, family-run hotel on the Côte d'Azur with a long history of attracting eminent artists and creative thinkers, among them Pablo Picasso, Joan Miró, and Marc Chagall.
The illustrious Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Cap d'Antibes was your third-favorite resort property in France. This landmark building overlooking the crystal waters of the Côte d'Azur helped put the area on the map during the area's heyday in the 1920s and 30s, and was immortalized in F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel Tender Is the Night.
The French Riviera enjoyed a strong showing across this year's list of winners, with the Château de la Chèvre d'Or, another historic property overlooking the Côte d'Azur, coming in at No. 4, and the Grand Hôtel du Cap Ferrat, a Four Seasons Hotel, placing at No. 6. Read on to see all 10 winners.creativity among the youth creativity of linguistic knowledge kreation juice creativity classes near me creation zone creative options project box creation haydn creative by nature creativity within the curriculum creativepro week creativity thinking out of the box ppt creative tension between creative ideas during lockdown creation fest creation with currys creativity by ed catmull creativity without law creative process behind website design creation quotes bible creativity under constraints creativity after drinking alcohol creation zoo gate city creative nonfiction creative photography creation ex nihilo creativity vs innovation past creative director of gucci creation kit skyrim se creative collaboration between painters creativity within constraints creativity leads to success scholarship creation games procreation male creation video creation zone nhl 21 crimes against creation creation experience museum opposite of creative thinker creative upper body exercises creation by michelangelo creation activities story behind creation of adam creation up meaning creativity during covid-19 creation hymn rig veda creation university creativity value creativity of filipino creation process creation at currys moving towards creativity creation trio creativity journal book creativity hubs unc creativity through the arts ppt creation quotes creation in the bible creativity meditation creative side of brain creativity under lockdown creativity quotes short creation pedalboard creation declares the glory of god creativity near me creativity is like a bird creativity is the ability to creative but easy pumpkin carvings creativity during covid creation jewelry creation through delegation creative out of office when religion was created creativity antonym creative without cheats creativity for preschoolers creative painting creation x570 creative kids daycare creative of destruction creative xp compound bow creative loafing tampa creativity for peace creation myth definition creation engine 2 creation definition creation barber shop creation world creation station near me creation nation attleboro creation poem creation kingdom creation pictures creative until death studios creativity via carlo alberto creativity before capital creativity during lockdown creativity around globe creative about me bio creative questions to get to know someone creative backsplash behind stove