A chic, distinctively Parisian retreat, near the Champs-Elysées and Arc de Triomphe, Hotel Raphael sits on Avenue Kléber, just steps from fashionable shops, top museums and the city’s famous monuments.
Since 1925, the hotel has prided itself on a home-away-from-home ambience, with welcoming dining establishments, glamorously outfitted accommodations and unobtrusive service. It also is home to a panoramic terrace offering a world-renowned dining experience. Hotel Raphael is a member of Les Hotels Baverez, a historic collection of family-owned luxury Parisian hotels. Opulent and authentic, the hotel offers a refined and relaxing choice in the heart of Paris.
Guests may choose from quintessential French accommodations at Hotel Raphael, each spacious, individually decorated and exuding Parisian character. Roomy Classic accommodations are outfitted with Louis XV and Louis XVI furnishings, while Deluxe rooms boast an expansive guest room, office area, roomy wardrobe and uniquely tiled bathroom. Hotel Raphael has numerous suites on offer as well, including two and three bedroom suites and some with terraces. All feature traditional wood paneling, sophisticated fabrics and paint accents dating back to the hotel’s opening in 1925.
As sophisticated an urban retreat as they come, Hotel Raphael boasts up-to-the-minute amenities for every guest, including complimentary WiFi in guest rooms and public spaces, flat-screen satellite television, air conditioning, round-the-clock room service and, in suites, a VIP welcome pack (with a special one just for children). A fitness room, with hammam and sauna, is on-site. Valet parking and a bicycle garage are available as well. Pets are always welcome.
With its plum location next to the Eiffel Tower, the Grand Palais and the Arc de Triomphe, Hotel Raphael lends itself keenly to city exploration and sightseeing. Guests venture out for days spent shopping along Avenue Victor Hugo and Avenue Montaigne and taking in the sights of the Jacquemart André Museum and Modern Art Museum. Bus stops and a metro station are opposite the hotel, and the friendly staff is happy to offer sightseeing recommendations and arrange dining reservations.
For refined and original cuisine in the heart of the city, guests need not look farther than Hotel Raphael’s Le 17, where a stylish setting complements an exquisite meal, complete with fine wines. The Raphael Terrace is a lovely spot for an alfresco meal, with unrivaled views of the Paris skyline, with the Eiffel Tower as star of the show. The English Bar, with its sumptuous velvet upholstery and cozy ambiance, offers pastries all day and is a favorite for lunch or an evening cocktail. Dining at Hotel Raphael is available from noon until midnight, with service all day to best fit guest’s demanding schedules.
Hotel Raphael is located next to the Eiffel Tower, the Grand Palais and the Arc de Triomphe on Avenue Kléber in the 16h arrondissement. Bus stops and a metro station are opposite the hotel. The Charles de Gaulle Airport is 33 kilometers away.