The uber-hip W Paris lands… Just in time for Paris Fashion Week

Friday, March 2nd, 2012. Filed under: Destinations Photos

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(Relaxnews) – The latest outpost of W Hotels, the long-awaited W Paris, has thrown open its doors in the French capital as Paris Fashion Week gets underway. Here, a look inside.

W Paris

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W Paris

The W Paris, a new outpost from boutique chain W Hotels, has finally opened its doors in the French capital.

Bar

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Bar

The hotel completes a hat trick for the brand in what are generally regarded as the global fashion capitals — New York, London (which opened last year) and Paris.

Rooms

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Rooms

The hotel offers 91 rooms, from €340 a night.

Decor

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Decor

Contemporary touches bring traditional items such as chandeliers up to date.

Views

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Views

The rooms offer views over the Opera Garnier.

Lounge

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Lounge

The ground-floor lounge is a street-level chillout spot.

Design

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Design

The design is intended to ‘to create a dynamic dialogue between the building’s historic façade, Paris as the “City of Light” and W Hotels’ DNA.’

Arola

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Arola

Arola is managed by Spanish Michelin-starred chef from Barcelona, Sergi Arola.

Arola - Pica Pica

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Arola – Pica Pica

The restaurant serves “Pica Pica”, a culinary concept of creative dishes and tapas, seasonal products and French classics served on a platter to share.

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