Palaces have always fascinated travelers, and here is one of the grandest and most popular of all. The Palace of Versailles, or Palace of Versailles, will now house a luxury hotel by spring 2020. Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Palace of Versailles is a symbol of opulence, dating back to the 17th century, it is also home to Louis XVI and the famous Marie-Antoinette. It is rightly one of the busiest sites in France, alongside the Eiffel Tower.
The luxury hotel
The luxury hotel is a project of the French luxury company Airelles. The hotel, called Airelles Château de Versailles, Le Grand Controle Hotel will be located inside the palace and is in partnership with French chef Alian Ducasse. The luxury hotel will be a 14-room extravaganza, as well as a gourmet restaurant on the grounds of the palace. The hotel will be designed in the style of the 18th century by the architect Christophe Tollemer and will also have its own private spa.
Hotel guests will have access to the magnificent 680,000 square foot palace, with its 2,300 rooms and houses. The palace has many important paintings and sculptures and, of course, its most famous room is the Hall of Mirrors.
Reservations for this hotel will open to the public in December, however, rates have yet to be revealed. The luxury hotel is sure to be a star attraction in France once it opens. The palace is only about an hour from Paris.