Fairmont le Montreaux Palace Undergoes Multi-million Dollar Renovation

March 18, 2009 By:K. Clare Johnson

Fairmont le Montreaux PalaceFairmont le Montreaux Palace, originally built in 1906, is currently undergoing a multi-million dollar renovation due to be completed in April 2009. Helming the renovations is interior designer Fiona Thompson, who recently renovated the Trianon Palace Versailles. The hotel, which overlooks the French Alps and is located on the shores of Lake Geneva, The 235-room luxury resort boasts 12 meeting rooms, the Willow Stream Spa and the famous Harry's New York Bar. The Brasserie is being renovated, and a new lobby lounge and bar are being added. The renovation will contrast traditional and contemporary design elements, along with top-of-the line in-room technology including wireless internet and LCD Flat screen TVs. In a nod to Montreaux's place in musical history, there is also the addition of the Freddie Mercury Suite, celebrating the legendary Queen singer who was a Montreux resident and frequent guest of the hotel.

Related Hotels

Radisson Blu Edwardian Leicester Square Hotel is a discrete and quiet London hotel with friendly service and an exquisite location, between the National Gallery and Leicester Square. The 58 rooms at the Radisson Blu Edwardian... more >>

Style:
Classic Luxury
Rating:

Thornbury Castle

Thornbury, United Kingdom

Kings and queens have stayed here. Courtiers have flirted with ladies-in-waiting in the ancient yew-hedged gardens. Serving girls have chattered in the stone-flagged courtyard. Today, Thornbury Castle still resonates with history... more >>

Style:
Classic Luxury
Rating:

White Swan

Bondgate Within Alnwick, United Kingdom

Set in the heart of the historic market town of Alnwick and only a stone's throw from Alnwick Castle and Gardens, The White Swan is a charming 300 year old coaching inn that blends its unique heritage with superb... more >>

Style:
Classic Luxury
Rating:

L'Hotel

Paris, France

L'hotel has counted quite a few legendary celebrity among its guests and has been the scene of many extraordinary events (including the death of Oscar Wilde). Each of the 20 rooms has its own character, its own universe or is... more >>

Style:
Boutique/Design
Rating:

Hotel Lungarno

Florence, Italy

Please note: The Hotel Lungarno will be closed from November 27, 2016 through June 2017 for a complete renovation. At the Hotel Lungarno, the view of the river and over the city is a unique experience. Famous for its... more >>

Style:
Classic Luxury
Rating: