Villegiature Mag

Villegiature mag

The magazine made by the Villegiature Awards journalists jury members

happy food

Lockdown Takeout

Treat your taste buds to some delicious dishes put together by some of our favourite chefs during the Covid-19 restrictions around France.

Read more

By Sandra Iskander - 26/05/2020

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

english

The fascinating concept of PULLMANN Paris-Centre Bercy

Sebastien Antoine speaks about Pullman Paris-Centre Bercy, a Hotel a hotel fully designed by star architect Tom Dixon.

Read more

By Laith Bazari - 31/03/2020

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

english

Le Mas Candille ***** : Coup de Cœur des Prix Villégiature Awards

Nelson Monfort fin connaisseur du Mas Candille a remis à Giuseppe Cosmai son directeur général, le prix coup de cœur charme des Villégiature Awards.

Read more

By Nelson Monfort - 16/03/2020

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

french

LA BOUITTE in the french Alps : Best hotel website in the world !

René Meilleur, the 3 Michelin starred chef at LA BOUITTE received with Api & You C.E.O, Rémi Ohayon, the VILLEGIATURE AWARD of BEST HOTEL WEBSITE IN THE WORLD.

Read more

By Chung-Tao Hsieh - 29/01/2020

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

french

LE PLACE D’ARMES Luxembourg BEST BAR IN A HOTEL IN EUROPE

Jean-Michel Desnos and Hubert Bonnier who own and manage LE PLACE D'ARMES explain their positionning, the reasons of their successes and their projects to Chung-Tao HSIEH.

Read more

By Chung-Tao Hsieh - 08/01/2020

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

english

Le Casablanca : Best business hotel in Africa an interview of Amine El Moumni

Amine El Moumni, General Manager of Le Casablanca speaks with Elena Couffin-Chernoff about his hotel that was rewarded Best Business Hotel in Africa.

Read more

By Helena Couffin-Chernoff - 09/12/2019

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

english

The multi rewarded Chef Samuel Lee for “Shang Palace” restaurant at Shangri La Paris grants interview

For the first time in 17 years, a chinese restaurant gets the coveted Villegiature Award of Best Restaurant in a hotel. See the reasons of this unique success.

Read more

By Chung-Tao Hsieh - 13/11/2019

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

english

3 Questions to Nathalie Ryan (Kirei studio) about Hotel Barrière Les Neiges Courchevel

The architect and interior designer Nathalie Ryan who founded KIREI STUDIO speaks about her work for this hotel that has just been referenced among the 31 "palaces" in France.

Read more

By The Publisher - 02/11/2019

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

english

Grand Hotel LES TROIS ROIS in Basel wins 2019 BEST HOTEL in EUROPE GRAND PRIZE

Caroline Jenny who heads the grand hotel LES TROIS ROIS marketing and communications speaks with Laith Bazari about her legendary hotel that just won VILLEGIATURE Grand Prize of BEST HOTEL in EUROPE.

Read more

By Laith Bazari - 15/10/2019

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

english

Alàbriga : the glamour jet set revival of iconic Costa Brava in Spain

Svetlana Scherer for Alàbriga Hotel received the so tough and so coveted "Best service in hotel in Europe" Villégiature Award. She talks about her vision.

Read more

By Andrei Brauns - 04/03/2019

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

english

SPECIALE MICHELIN *** 2018 : CHRISTOPHE BACQUIÉ GETS …THE GRAAL

The Villegiature Awards journalists jury members have talent and prove it when attributing the Best Restaurant Award to chefs and hotels being honored by the iconic Michelin guide several months later.

Read more

By The Publisher - 07/02/2018

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

french

Grand Hotel Via Veneto, in the very heart of today’s Rome

An interview of the Grand Hotel Via Veneto top managers realized within Chateau de Ferrières salons. Professionalism and fairplay : a rare moment.

Read more

By Rosario Salgueiro - 30/01/2018

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

italian

The bar of Paris Prince de Galles Hotel rewarded as the best one in Europe

General Manager, Gerald Krischek and Chief barman Florian Thireau reply to Elke Büchter questions about this Luxury Collection flagship hotel located just nearby Paris Champs-Elysées.

Read more

By Elke Buchter - 28/11/2017

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

english

Chef Christophe Bacquié, Hotel & Spa du Castellet : BEST RESTAURANT in a HOTEL in EUROPE 2017

Chef Christophe Bacquié replies to 3 questions from Laith Bazari at Chateau de Ferrières few minutes prior 2017 Villegiature Awards event.

Read more

By Laith Bazari - 25/11/2017

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

french

Martinhal Lisbon a brand new family concept in the very heart of Lisbon

Martinhal Lisbon Chiado Family Suites in Portugal is nominated in Best hotel creativity and ingenuity in Europe category at Prix Villegiature Awards 2017.

Read more

By Masae Hara - 04/07/2017

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

japanese

Sweet Shopping in Melbourne

The most liveable city in the world competes with the pastry capital in the world.

Read more

By Sandra Iskander - 29/05/2017

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

english

Un beau matin à Ibiza …

Abraham de Amézaga spent a few days at the Me Ibiza and enjoyed specially its fabulous breakfasts.

Read more

By Abraham de Amézaga - 03/02/2017

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

french

Un pas vers l’étoile, les nouveaux chefs au Peninsula Paris

Chung Tao reports about the gastronomic chefs at The Peninsula Paris - 2015 winner of the best SPA in a hotel in Europe.

Read more

By Chung-Tao Hsieh - 21/12/2016

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

chinese

The American Bar at The Savoy London gets the 2016 Best Bar in a Hotel in Europe Award

An exclusive interview of The Savoy London Bar Manager : Declan McGurk last Oct 17th.

Read more

By Andrei Brauns - 02/11/2016

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

english

At Benyia Mukayu: hot springs merge with the highest levels of hospitality

The Benyia Mukayu on Japan east coast reveals a unique a hot springs hotel so typically japanese with the very best quality criteria

Read more

By Masae Hara - 13/10/2016

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

japanese

One of the best restaurants on the Cote d’Azur

The restaurant La Passagère at Hôtel Belles Rives in Juan Les Pins southern France with Chef Yoric Tièche reveals extraordinary gastronomic experiences

Read more

By Chung-Tao Hsieh - 27/09/2016

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

chinese

THE RENOVATED HOTEL MEURICE GROUND FLOOR, AND CHEF JOCELYN HERLAND FOR RESTAURANTS LE MEURICE ALAIN DUCASSE AND LE DALI

Restaurant Le Meurice Alain Ducasse, Restaurant Le Dali, Le Bar 228 have been renovated, and Galerie Pompadour is now a new elegant space by Philippe Starck. Le Meurice entrusts two restaurants to Jocelyn Herland. Even Noa, the mascot dog of Villegiature Awards, tried the palace motto as “Animal Friendly”and “V.I.P. = Very Important Pet” !

Read more

By Masae Hara - 30/07/2016

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

japanese

The Peninsula Hong Kong confirms new Chef Xavier Boyer

The iconic Peninsula Hong Kong hotel has just been nominated at 2016 Villegiature Awards "Best hotel in Asia".

Read more

By Rémy Le Liepvre - 26/07/2016

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

english

The Blue Angel at Paris Lancaster Hotel

Top news at Marlene Dietrich's favourite hotel in Paris that got the Villegiature titles of Best Bar in a hotel in Europe in 2013 and Best Restaurant in Europe a few years before

Read more

By Eva Morletto - 08/06/2016

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

italian

A Drink for Two

The Savoy answers the big question, did Sinatra drink Dry Martinis or Jack Daniel’s on the rocks ?

Read more

By Sandra Iskander - 07/06/2016

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

english

Brunching Swiss-Style

Discover the fine art of brunching thanks to chef Mirto Marchesi at Chalet d'Adrien in Verbier

Read more

By Sandra Iskander - 06/06/2016

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

english

Hotel La Ponche, Saint-Tropez : La Storia…

Et Saint-Tropez créa la Ponche...Eva Morletto relates about a 2011 Villegiature Awards winner that just got remarkable enlargements.

Read more

By Eva Morletto - 25/05/2016

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

italian

A NEW NOTCH ON THE LONDON SCENE

London is famed for its rooftop bars and a new speakeasy has just been added to the London rooftop scene.

Read more

By Sandra Iskander - 23/05/2016

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

english

DRINKING IN SECRET

Chiltern Firehouse may be a celebrity haven but it also hides the best kept secret in town, a fabulous speakeasy.

Read more

By Sandra Iskander - 18/05/2016

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

english

Find a romantic place in the heart of Paris. Guess where ?

Eva Morletto relates us about a new grand hotel nestled in the heart of Paris between the Champs-Elysées, the so renown Laurent restaurant and Christie's auction house...

Read more

By Eva Morletto - 12/04/2016

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

italian

Multi starred Chef Arnaud Faye arrives on the Côte d’Azur

Chef Arnaud Faye leaves Chantilly's "Auberge du Jeu de Paume" for the "Château de la Chèvre d'Or" near Monte-Carlo

Read more

By Rémy Le Liepvre - 05/04/2016

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

english

Must try degustation “Sushi – Champagne ”‼

Find the perfect pairing : Sushi of Kanazawa style with Champagne De Barfontarc !

Read more

By Masae Hara - 01/04/2016

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

japanese

Champagne in the room

How pleasant it is to arrive in its room and to find, put on a table, a bottle of Champagne and two cups. It is often a gesture of the General Manager of the establishment who receives us as VIP.

Read more

By Abraham de Amézaga - 25/11/2015

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

french

Special Collaboration with Swissôtel Nankai Osaka & Le Royal Monceau – Raffles Paris

From 2nd to 8th November 2015, Special Collaboration between Swissôtel Nankai Osaka “ Tavola 36 “ and Le Royal Monceau - Raffles Paris – a 2014 Villegiature Award winner - “ Il Carpaccio “ restaurant.

Read more

By Masae Hara - 07/11/2015

Tags: #, #, #, #, #

japanese

L’Olivo : Capri Palace

At the beginning of September, far from the summer crowds, a small breeze gets up on Capri sweeping the heat and the background sound of the summer evenings. The Chef Andrea Migliaccio, only 35 ears, 2 Michelin Stars is the youngest Chef in Italy. Vesuvius and its riche ground, not far from Capri, depths of the sea are its inspiration.

Read more

By Chung-Tao Hsieh - 16/10/2015

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

chinese

Peninsula Paris : the rooftop of the summer

The “watchword” is « rooftop ». Nothing better than pursuing the sun on the Parisian terraces dreaming of the tropics, a cocktail in the hand, a lounge music as a background sound at the edge of the ocean constituted by the Parisian roofs and its monuments. The Peninsula Paris is the grand winner of the Best Spa in a hotel in Europe 2015.

Read more

By Eva Morletto - 25/09/2015

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #

The discovery

The one who knows how to appreciate the time is an intelligent person. It is not useful to go very far to discover a dream place ; it maybe just a step from home, near the family country house or even if it is a small 4 rooms hotel but with beds on which we would like to remain whole weeks !

Read more

By Abraham de Amézaga - 20/06/2015

Tags: #, #, #, #, #, #

french