Why SO/ Paris is the new address to know • Hotel Designs
SO/ is proud to take travel in style to a whole new level, and now the glam band has landed in the fashion capital of the world. As part of the new La Félicité Paris, Sully-Morland complex, which has just transformed a former municipal building – the Cité administrative de Paris – into a new hotel hub in the capital, the SO/ Paris hotel is housed in a 1966 structure. designed by architects Albert Laprade, Pierre-Victoire Fournier and René Fontaine, and features urban arches created by the architectural firms David Chipperfield Architectes and the CALQ.
SO/ Paris offers 140 rooms and 22 suites, designed by the architecture firm RDAI represented by Denis Montel and Julia Capp. Elegant, warm and vibrant, the rooms and suites echo the SO/ spirit of redefining Parisian luxury with style. Filled with life and light, the interior décor draws inspiration from the origins of the city of Paris itself, a total immersion in contemporary art inspired by our destination’s signature fashion sense. The ultra-chic Parisian venue celebrates love for the joy of dressing, where high couture meets a backdrop of thoughtful construction and flawless accessories.
Fashion designer Guillaume Henry, artistic director of La Maison Patou, has infused his own creative vision into the hotel’s avant-garde design and signature style. The hotel also welcomes an iconic guest star: the view. Its panoramic perspective is both romantic and breathtaking. On the top two floors of the hotel, Bonnie is the hotel’s restaurant, bar, club and smoking room. Design and location come together perfectly, making it the new meeting place for memorable Parisian nights. The creative, sensual and voluptuous allure presented here is the work of interior designer Jordane Arrivetz, founder of the Notoire agency. Interiors are enveloped in masterful artwork from Studio Other Spaces’ “The Seeing City” by Olafur Eliasson and Sebastian Behmann, which, like a kaleidoscope of lavish mirrors, reflects all the beauty of Paris.
Not neglecting any element of luxury, SO/ Paris offers its clients the ultimate parenthesis of a Parisian break at the Maison CODAGE Spa. On the very Zen-en-Seine programme, a range of beneficial face and body treatments. The spa offers all the essentials for aesthetic, rejuvenating and fitness treatments as well as access to the Ô Zenhit sports club and its 20-metre long swimming pool.
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