hotel lumen paris louvre
hotel lumen paris louvre hotel lumen paris louvre
may 13, 2011

hotel lumen paris louvre


lumen hotel paris louvre with typical french haussmanian-style facade image © designboom

recently while in paris, designboom stayed at the 4-star-hotel ‘hotel lumen paris louvre‘ on rue des pyramides – located in the heart of paris’s luxurious 1st arrondissement, close to the place vendome, the louvre, the opera, the boutiques on rue saint honoré and rue royale. the elegant design has been conceived by hotel owner herman bal in collaboration with alain daronian and claudio colucci. the hotel integrates new components with original ones to create a unique and eclectic aesthetic. neo-baroque in its appearance, the design looks to implement an sense of grander while still remaining intimate and contemporary.

lobby – giant chandeliers and contrasting pieces in highly saturated colors mark spots of interest image © designboom

even if not really low-price segment (priced between 170 euros and 350 euros per night) the hotel is very popular. early booking is recommended.

restaurant and bar images © designboom

directed by the same owner as the lumen hotel, the restaurant ‘oscar’ with a fusion italian cusine serves excellent food and great wines (reasonable prices).

restaurant images © designboom

detail of dining chairs in restaurant images © designboom

the ‘oscar’ with outdoor tables on street level. facade and restaurant exterior on rue des pyramides images © designboom if you enjoy the atmosphere of historical buildings in the heart of paris it is very difficult to get big rooms.

the about thirty functional rooms and suites are dispersed over five floors, offering a comfortable place for rest in

the hustling and vibrant city center.

double superior room

luminous rooms on a very parisienne grey, white and black background.

room designed by claudio colucci

comfortable bed, tactile materials and surfaces in soft tones of grey images © designboom

details in room images © designboom

although the hotel is right in the city-center, it isn’t noisy at all. all standard rooms come with a view of the church of saint roch (and the bistrot tables of the restaurant ‘oscar’).


room view of the church of saint roch image © designboom

marble bathroom

details – complementary hermes toiletries, godiva chocolates with next days weather forecast and complementary 1/2 bottle of wine,. images © designboom

single room – view from and into the shower/tub combo bathroom. bathrobes offered with complementary slippers.

suite zen

whirlpool inside the suite zen


the hotel is ideally located – the louvre museum is just at the end of the street, at the other end is the opera. image © designboom

free WIFI in the room, lobby and restaurant. public parking directly at the hotel (underground, euro 3 /hour and euro 25 /24 hours). metro station is less than five minutes walk from the hotel.

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  • The chandelier with a multitude of drops is wonderful, what kind of style is it?

    Rosanna says:

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