Cool Hotels Best of Europe (Photography) - 383279235X
ISBN: 978-3-8327-9235-0 Format: 25 x 32 cm 650 color photographs Text in English, German, French, Spanish and Italian Hardcover The diversity among...... more
ISBN: 978-3-8327-9235-0 Format: 25 x 32 cm 650 color photographs Text in English, German, French, Spanish and Italian Hardcover The diversity among Europe's cultures is reflected nowhere better than in the way the contingent's top hotels are presented. Whether the glamorous luxury of legendary grand hotels that have been rejuvenated by contemporary interiors or the avant-garde hotels designed by international star architects, they are in themselves worth a sojourn. This magnificent volume shows the 94 best hotels from Moscow to Lisbon on 396 pages, and how each so uniquely combines excellent service with distinctive style. With designs that intrigue and amuse, these accommodations highlight the absolute best in groundbreaking architecture and design. Stunning photographs showcase bold use of materials, innovative artworks, hip furnishings as well as creative color combinations. Each hotel is a true microcosm of the cutting edge aesthetic. The fantastic pictures, accompanying texts and useful information perfectly prepare you for your next holiday, short vacation or business trip. Indispensable information and inspiration for the hip traveler A valuable, extensively illustrated reference for design lovers and professionals alike.
Advantages: Close to some good shops, a good metro station and not far from the Eiffel Tower. Disadvantages: Tiny room, paper thin walls (and I MEAN paper thin) and quite tired rooms.
...* hotel as it was in a good location and it looked nice enough on the pictures, it wasn't badly priced too compared to similar hotels in Paris.
The Hotel's Location
Europe Hotel is in an ideal location on a busy street. It's situated only a 10-15 minute walk away from the Effiel Tower, which was amusing on our first day as we stood with a map wondering where the busy street we were standing in...
Advantages: Beautiful design, relaxing, great ammenities, excellent food/drinks, outstanding service Disadvantages: None
Booking & Prices
I booked the hotel using the official website. I booked a Deluxe Sea View Suite which cost ?1,500 for bed and breakfast for the 7 nights when booked in March. This was one of the more expensive rooms in the hotel and there were various different suites available with corresponding prices. I?m aware that this is very expensive, particularly in Europe. However it seemed...
Advantages: Clean, Friendly staff, Great Location Disadvantages: A Little Noisy, No Money Exchange
...After we had booked all of our holidays for this year we realised that Jay had a day off work left over, so we thought that instead of him taking it off and doing nothing with it, we would spend a weekend in Paris.
Trawling around the various websites, we came across the Europe Hotel, which was reasonably priced and seemed to be of a good standard judging by other reviews. It was also stated...