Published on : Friday, November 8, 2019
Nestled in the heart of the Golden Triangle, Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris is the perfect place to experience a memorable holiday season in the City of Lights. Only steps away from the spectacular Christmas light displays of the Champs Elysées, the Hotel is conveniently located within walking distance of some of the city’s most exclusive boutiques, making it an ideal base to enjoy some last-minute Christmas shopping.
Artistic Director Jeff Leatham is behind the Hotel’s wonderfully festive atmosphere. Glistening black reindeer, twinkling lights and decadent decorations extend from the lobby into the Marble Courtyard, immersing guests in a veritable fairytale-like setting. Renowned for Jeff Leatham’s festive transformation and lively Christmas spirit, Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris yearly becomes one of the most sought-after attractions in Paris.
Pastry Chef Michael Bartocetti has created a festive afternoon tea, with comforting sweet and savoury gourmet delights. His seasonally themed Yule log is a favourite, crafted in the shape of an orchid as an ode to Jeff Leatham’s favourite flower. In the early evenings, the bar offers a range of festive cocktails that bring an authentic Christmas atmosphere to the Hotel. Created especially for the season, the sparkling A Winter with George is prepared with vodka, rosé champagne foam, lychees, raspberries and homemade syrup made with a special blend of ingredients.
The festive atmosphere continues at three Michelin-starred restaurant Le Cinq and at one Michelin-starred Le George, with Christmas and New Year menus created using fine seasonal produce. In the majestic dining room of Le Cinq, guests can enjoy a sumptuous dinner crafted by Chef Christian Le Squer, paired with a selection of rare wines selected by Le Cinq Director Eric Beaumard, considered to be one of the best sommeliers in the world. At the chic and stylish Le George, Chef Simone Zanoni offers delectable sharing plates that perfectly embody the festive spirit, making them ideal to enjoy with friends, colleagues or loved ones. For guests wishing to celebrate in a more intimate setting, Michelin-starred Chef Alan Taudon has created innovative and healthy dishes based on fresh seasonal produce at L’Orangerie.
A festive-fuelled afternoon of fun will keep children entertained, with exciting activities, Christmassy snacks, hands-on workshops and many more surprises, not least a visit from Santa Christmas himself.
At the Hotel’s state-of-the-art Spa, guests can unwind and indulge in some festive pampering with an array of treatments created especially for the holiday season.
New Year’s Eve at Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris promises an equally memorable experience, with a lively evening of celebrations to ring in 2020. At all three restaurants, live music will create a vibrant atmosphere during dinner, with a band also setting the mood at La Galerie, where guests can enjoy expertly crafted cocktails and post-dinner drinks.
Head Concierge Roderick Levejac shares his top recommendation for guests wishing to fully experience the pulsating atmosphere of the City of Lights on the last day of the year. “After dinner, walk up to the Arc de Triomphe where light projections and a magnificent fireworks display mark the New Year, with a spectacular show of colour lighting the night sky.”
Guests are invited to an exclusive New Year’s Eve party at Le Bar, where a DJ will set the tone, ensuring the dance floor remains full until the early hours.
Source:- Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts