Compared to Paris’ old-world, grand dame hotels dripping in gold-leaf boiserie and crystal that outdates Napoleon, the new Bulgari Hotel Paris—the seventh property from the Italian jewellery house—appears pared back and casual. But look a little closer, and this new address quickly reveals its Roman heritage and Parisian postal code.
Situated on the Left Bank in Paris’s Saint Germain District, Hotel des Académies et des Arts brings all the charm of a Belle Époque atelier to a stylish boutique hotel.
The new boutique hotel is the result of a passion project for art collectors and hoteliers Stéphane and Pascal Dokhan.
After an ambitious four-year restoration, the Paris hotel is once again open to the public.
The Piscine Molitor continues to host fashion shows, galas, exhibits, and events, now with a decidedly edgy twist. In its new iteration as Hotel Molitor, another layer of intrigue permeates the piscine—an iconic space that has enchanted guests for decades.