Best of the Best 2018 - 428
COUR DES LOGES
LYON , FR A N CE
N E I G H B O R H O O D Vieux Lyon (UNESCO Old Town)
A remarkable juxtaposition of 21st-century amenities with the traditions and architecture of
residences from the 16th and 17th centuries, Cour des Loges is acclaimed by Architectural
Digest and Condé Nast Traveler - as well as fans like Henry Kissinger - for its seductive gourmet dining and richly decorated guestrooms housed in four lovingly restored Renaissance
mansions. Guestroom décor ranges from stately black-and-white stripes to rich red tones,
and all guestrooms feature complimentary Wi-Fi and minibars. The chef and his team are
world-class, producing refined and imaginative cuisine.
Three Pure Altitude skin care products in
The hotel's owner created the spa's signature
product line, Pure Altitude, used in an array
of treatments exclusive to the hotel.
Distance from Lyon Airport (LYS): 18 miles/29 km
Size: 60 rooms Room Style: Classic Vibe: Sophisticated
LA VILLA FLORENTINE
LYON , FR A N CE
N E I G H B O R H O O D Fourviere Hill, Old Town
Innovative and stylish, La Villa Florentine, Member of Relais & Châteaux, is perched high on a
hill and has been constructed from a selection of historic 15th- and 17th-century buildings. Ask
for Room 8 or Room 11 for the very best views - even the bathrooms have windows. The reception area is housed in the original chapel building, and it's here you'll first meet the exceptionally amiable, mostly-English-speaking staff. They'll point you in the direction for sightseeing and cater to your every whim during your stay. Lounge at the swimming pool or in the
hammam, or have a romantic dinner at Michelin-star Les Terrasses de Lyon.
A DV I S O R T I P
One-way private transfer to Lyon airport,
cruise terminal or rail station; and parking
The hotel's reception lobby was once part
of the chapel's nave. Check out the carefully
restored frescoes in the curved recesses by
Distance from Lyon Airport (LYS): 19 miles/31 km
Size: 31 rooms Room Style: Classic Vibe: Zen
RELAIS & CHÂTEAUX LE COUVENT DES
MINIMES HOTEL & SPA L'OCCITANE
MA N E EN PR OVEN CE, FR A N CE
N E I G H B O R H O O D Mane en Provence
You'll find Le Couvent des Minimes Hotel & Spa L'Occitane nestled in the heart of Provence.
More than ever, the hotel staff is pleased to welcome you, so make yourself at home. The
family-style spirit that is so cherished by the Relais & Châteaux label has been reinvented here.
Le Couvent des Minimes, steeped in history and with beautiful natural surroundings backing
onto the picturesque village of Mane, is the epitome of Provence style and traditions. You are
sure to be won over by its tranquillity, natural setting and bucolic walks.
$100 value food and beverage credit per stay.
Visit the L'Occitane museum and factory and
book a guided tour to learn how the skin
care products are produced - this is truly a
Distance from Marseille Airport (MRS): 60 minutes
Size: 46 rooms Room Style: Classic Vibe: Casual