Le Meurice is a grand 5-star hotel offering spacious accommodation and a fantastic location overlooking the Tuileries Garden in the heart of Paris. It boasts a luxury spa, state-of-the-art fitness centre and a three Michelin-starred restaurant. The hotel is located on the prestigious shopping street Rue de Rivoli, between Place de la Concorde and the world-famous Louvre Museum. The 1st arrondissement is an old and illustrious central district dominated by the Tuileries Garden. Nearby places of interest include the Musee de l'Orangerie, Palais-Royal, Place Vendome and the modern shopping centre in Les Halles. Tuileries metro station is located in the vicinity, providing fast and easy access to other popular Paris destinations. The hotel occupies a grand palace featuring a stone coloured facade with arched columns, wrought iron faux balconies and a mansard roof. The elegant exterior houses a beautifully-appointed interior, designed by Philippe Starck, which combines traditional French design with discreet modern amenities. Facilities include a luxury spa comprising massage treatment rooms, steam rooms, a Jacuzzi, fitness centre and sauna. Chargeable Wi-Fi is available throughout the premises. Classic rooms are 30sqm and showcase an elegant decor with white and cream hues, period furnishings and large windows with courtyard or street views. Amenities include a large work desk, comfortable sitting area, generous closet space, mini-bar, iPod dock and flat-screen satellite TV with additional pay-per-view content. A DVD player and stereo are available on request. The marble en-suite bathrooms feature a large bathtub and separate walk-in shower. The three Michelin-starred Restaurant Le Meurice offers refined French cuisine complemented by an extensive wine list, while Restaurant Le Dali serves continental breakfast, afternoon tea and diverse international dishes. Bar 228 is a warm and cosy venue, complete with wooden bar stools and leather armchairs, where guests can enjoy tasty snacks and a wide selection of creative cocktails and alcoholic beverages. The hotel provides 24-hour reception, concierge and room service. Chargeable private parking is possible nearby.