From cultural tours and scenic escapes to gastronomic getaways and beachside stays, there is a French holiday for everyone. And whatever type of trip tickles your fancy, finding the perfect accommodation is key to making your break truly unforgettable.
We’ve partnered with Hilton to round up some of the must-see destinations while you’re away, and the best places to stay to ensure you get the most out of your visit. Book yourself a room at one of these charming Hilton hotel’s and start planning your idyllic adventure around France or Geneva.
With flexible bookings, free cancellations and family friendly options, Hilton is the perfect choice for your visit to France. Whether you’re looking for something affordable or you’re looking for a taste of luxury – there’s a Hilton hotel for you that offers great value for money. Don’t forget that Hilton Honors members enjoy the best available prices – find out more here.
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One of Europe’s top-tier city-break destinations, Paris is an absolute must on any travel bucket list. Home to world-famous historical landmarks and gorgeous architecture, not to mention the incredible shopping scene, and palpably romantic atmosphere – there are endless wonders to discover in this city of lights.
And after a busy day of sightseeing and soaking up that Parisian chic, there are seven fantastic Hilton hotels to choose from. Keep reading to find the perfect Hilton hotel for you…
Located within five kilometres of the Arc De Triomphe, Champs Elysees and Montmartre, a stay at this Hilton hotel will have you perfectly situated to explore the city with ease. Guests can enjoy a leisurely work out in the hotel’s fitness centre before tucking into a complimentary hot breakfast. And you’ll be spoilt for choice with excellent local dining options surrounding the hotel.
This 20th century hotel is the perfect home away from home for those who are looking to indulge in some holiday retail therapy. Located in the city’s luxury fashion district, you’ll have easy access to world-renowned fashion houses and independent boutiques galore. The Louvre is also just two kilometres away! Once you’ve shopped ‘til you dropped, head to The Dining Room. This magnificent onsite restaurant uses organic, seasonal ingredients to create dishes that leave guests feeling their best. Then why not visit The Club, the hotel’s speakeasy style bar? Here you can enjoy a night of ultimate Parisian glamour and fantastic drinks.
Situated in a row of 19th century townhouses, this boutique hotel is brimming with character and gorgeous architectural features. Inspired by the work of French photographer Janine Niepce, the hotel interior melds tasteful modernity with home comfort. The city’s main attractions are a short metro ride away – and after a busy day of exploring, you can enjoy some exquisite food under a stunning glass roof at the hotel’s restaurant, La Verriere.
Book yourself a stay in this super-cosy boutique hotel and we guarantee you’ll never want to leave. Just a ten minute walk from the Arc de Triomphe and three kilometres from Paris’ Golden Triangle and the Eiffel Tower, guests can enjoy a tranquil retreat that is well within reaching distance of all the best attractions. But for a moment of peace after a day of Parisian adventuring, order a drink from the patio bar to be enjoyed in the blossoming courtyard.
At Paris La Défense you will find all the help you need to plan the perfect trip. The concierge service is at your disposal to assist you with planning activities. And you can enjoy stress-free travel around the city by purchasing travel tickets in the lobby. The hotel’s Côté Parvis is a wonderful place to enjoy some sumptuous French cuisine or glass of fine wine. And if you’re travelling with family in tow, there are plenty of fantastic kids amenities to be explored. Plus, a bespoke Family Experience is provided to those travelling with children under 12.
Enjoy a stay surrounded by glitz and grandeur at Hilton Paris Opera. This hotel’s breathtaking architecture makes for a truly luxurious get-away. And moments away, you’ll find the grand, century-old department store Galeries Lafayette Haussman for a spot of shopping. Or travel just three kilometres and you’ll arrive at the majestic Sacré Coeur cathedral. But when it comes to dining and drinking, visit the Le Grand Salon, the hotel’s social dining hub, from morning until night. Here you can marvel at the opulent interiors, fantastically reminiscent of centuries gone by.
Nothing can make a trip to Paris more magical than a spectacular view of the Eiffel Tower – and guests at this swish boutique hotel will get exactly that. Not only is it moments away from Jardins du Trocadero and the Trocadero Metro stop, the rooftop terrace overlooks the city’s iconic glittering tower. So you can enjoy your evening cocktail hour in true Parisian style.
Rich with green spaces and an outstanding collection of museums and galleries, Toulouse is an ideal spot for a culture-filled get-away. The city’s landscape reflects a fascinating fusion of the modern and old, giving it a wonderfully unique character. From the UNESCO-listed Basilica of Saint Sernin to the 18th century architecture of Place du Capitole, there is so much to explore in this enchanting city.
When you’re done soaking up all that culture, head back to Hampton by Hilton Toulouse Airport to put your feet up!
Situated a stone’s throw away from Toulouse-Blagnac airport, this hotel is guaranteed to give you that stress-free travel. Guests can enjoy easy access to excellent shopping and dining options at Centre Commercial Blagnac just five minutes away. And, you can learn all about Aviation history at the Aeroscopia museum, only four kilometres away. But before heading out, be sure to make use of the hotel’s fitness centre and delicious complimentary hot breakfast.
Calling all food-lovers and wine enthusiasts, satisfy your gastronomic adventure cravings with a trip to Bordeaux! World capital of wine and home to an impeccable restaurant scene, this taste bud tingling city is guaranteed to have you coming back for more. Whether you want to visit the vineyards to see where it all started – or simply bar and restaurants hop to your content, this is the place for you. Book a stay at Hilton Garden Inn Bordeaux Centre for a truly relaxing stay.
What could be more blissful than waking up to a view of the Garonne River? Just four kilometres from central Bordeaux, this lovely hotel is perfectly situated for guests to enjoy all the city has to offer, whilst enjoying its beautiful scenic offerings. Head out to a concert or sporting event at Grand Arena Bordeaux, then enjoy a satisfying meal at Babette, the hotel’s all-day dining restaurant.
There’s something in the water in Evian-les-Bains – a whole load of minerals. In fact, the water in these crystal clear springs is so pure, it is thought to have healing properties. And that’s why this charming lake-side town is the ultimate holiday destination for relaxation and rejuvenation. Contributing to its Belle Epoque charm, the town’s preserved 19th century buildings are also a lovely sight to behold when not soaking up the magic of Lake Geneva or basking on the beach! Book a stay at Hilton Evian-les-bains to enjoy premium views of this sought after location.
Sitting at the foot of the French Alps, this picturesque hotel oozes magnificence. Enjoy the luxury of a stay right on the sparkling shores of Lake Geneva, and access to the hotel’s TAAJ Ayurveda Spa. Here guests can receive a range of unique, holistic treatments such as facials, a varanasi body scrub and ayuvedic massages. But when taking a break from pampering yourself, you can take a swim in the outdoor pool or dine in the hotel’s fantastic bar and restaurant offering. But if exploring is on the cards, the centre of Evian-les-Bains is close by so you can relax and adventure as you please.
This popular Norman city is well-known for being home to the second largest shipping port in France. But holiday-makers here will find many exciting attractions to explore. Muma Modern Art Museum contains one of the most extensive collections of impressionist paintings in France, and the building itself is known for its daring architecture. But when not treading the city’s impressive museum trail or lounging on the beach, be sure to sample some traditional Norman food in the local restaurants.For close proximity to all of the city’s best spots, book a stay at Hilton Garden Inn Le Havre Centre.
This lovely, marina facing hotel is just two kilometres from Le Havre beach. But less than five minutes away, guests can also find MuMa Modern Art Museum and Les Halles Centrales. This bustling indoor market was built in 1960, and is the perfect place to sample the local produce. And when you’re ready to return home, you can enjoy superb ocean view dining at the hotel’s onsite restaurant.
If you want to experience the wonders of Paris, whilst enjoying some time away from the hustle and bustle, Massy is an ideal holiday location for you. This Parisian suburb also offers great hiking and cycling trails, for those who are looking to explore the great outdoors. What’s more, France’s newest Opera House has recently opened in this pretty, historic town. Here you can watch an outstanding programme of ballet, opera and theatre. Then head home to Hilton Garden Inn Massy for a peaceful night’s sleep!
With Gare de Massy TGV station moments away, guests at this hotel can plan trips into the centre with ease. Paris Orly airport is also just a twenty minute journey, giving that ultimate stress-free travel experience. Enjoy the home comforts of a 24-hour fitness centre and scrumptious on-site dining, then hop on a train and start seeing the sights.
Lover of the great outdoors? Feast your eyes on astounding natural beauty with a trip to Tours. Widely known as ‘the garden of France’, Tours is full of vineyards and sprawling open spaces to be explored. In the city’s 19th century botanical garden, you can find tropical greenhouses, stunning species of flowers and a petting zoo. And once you’re finished playing with the adorable animals, take a stroll down the River Loire and find a bistro for your evening meal – before heading back to one of these lovely Hilton hotels.
Located just beside the Loire River, Hilton Garden Inn Tours Centre sits amidst a thriving hub of shops, eateries and attractions. From narrow cobbled streets and half-timbered French houses, to the medieval Saint Gatien Cathedral, there is so much to explore. The city’s culinary offerings are a particular highlight – be sure to sample the local speciality ‘nougat de Tours’ cake and preserved dried pears!
This hotel is perfect for any holiday-makers keen to embark on a real scenic adventure. Just thirty minutes from your door, you will discover the wonders of the Loire Valley chateaux and vineyards. This UNESCO world heritage site is a truly enchanting place to experience – former home to legends such as Leonardo Da Vinci, these precious buildings are singing with the cultural heritage of the French Renaissance. But before you start your adventure, you can enjoy a complimentary hot breakfast at the hotel.
Home to World Heritage Site and former royal residence built by King Louis XIV, Versailles is steeped in fascinating history. The town’s majestic architecture and exquisite palace gardens attract visitors from around the world, and for good reason. But when you manage to draw your eyes away from the Palace’s beauty, there is so much more to discover. Visit the bustling Notre-Dame market or browse for hidden treasures in the Antiquarian district before enjoying a luxurious stay at the Waldorf Astoria Versailles – Trianon Palace.
This dazzling hotel is as regal and glamorous as the town in which it exists. With magnificent views over Parc de Versailles and surrounded by luscious green space, it has all the makings of a truly heavenly escape. Treat yourself to culinary experiences like none other across the hotel’s exceptional dining offerings. From fine dining tasting menus in Gordon Ramsay’s Au Trianon, to delectable brasserie fare and cocktails in La Véranda, every meal is guaranteed to be unforgettable. And to relax and unwind,guests can indulge in bespoke face and body treatments at the Guerlain Spa.
Surrounded by the Alps and graced with dramatic views of Montblanc, this mountainous haven is an excellent holiday destination. Whether you’re hoping to indulge in some luxury shopping or simply meander the cobbled streets of the quaint Old Town, there is so much beauty to behold. But if you’re looking for an active holiday, why not venture up the slopes for some skiing and admire the landscape from the peaks? And when you’re ready to unwind at the end of the day, do so at Hilton Geneva Hotel & Conference Centre.
This wonderful hotel is the perfect place to stay for a truly magic Alpine escape. Just a mile from Lake Geneva and thirty minutes from the world’s best ski slopes, guests will have some of Europe’s most enchanting natural phenomena at their disposal. Wake up to a morning swim in Geneva’s largest indoor swimming pool, then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel’s delectable dining spots. From cocktails and international cuisine at C Bar & Lounge, to refined gourmet dishes at L’Olivo, there is so much to choose from!
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