Upscale venues and luxury rooms in Paris

Paris has many prestigious venues and elegant rooms for exceptional events, with a luxury stamp.

Upscale venues and luxury rooms in Paris

Paris’s upscale events offer lives up to the capital’s reputation: eclectic and magical. Paris has many prestigious venues and elegant rooms for exceptional events, with a luxury stamp. All you have to do is choose, and to help you with your decision, we have put together our top choices!

Orient Express

Orient Express - Voiture restaurant Anatolie déjeuner, Paris

Since the Orient Express first left Paris for Vienna in 1883 the legendary train has embodied the art of living and travelling. Originally linking Paris to the porte de l’Orient, it offers its passengers a once in a lifetime experience. Decorated in the French Art Deco style, some of the most precious carriages are classified as historic monuments and are available to host your unforgettable events on privatized train platforms - or on the move. In total, 2 lounge cars, 2 bar cars and 3 restaurant cars with a total of 400m² welcome your events of up to 170 people. Sit back and immerse yourself in the 1920s for a cocktail, lunch, evening or day orchestrated by Potel et Chabot.

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The luxiurious decor and historical context that give you the impression of being in another time period.

La Maison de l'Amérique latine

Terrasse à la Maison de l'Amérique Latine

There are places not to be missed under any circumstances! The Maison de l'Amérique Latine consists of two majestic 18th century mansions which are now part of the Ducasse group and can accommodate from 15 to 1,500 people. The first hotel has 3 contemporary lounges on the ground floor that can accommodate 150 people, a lounge upstairs which is ideal for an evening up to 220 guests, as well as an auditorium with 100 seats. The second hotel with its period-inspired decoration is equipped with 6 lounges that can accommodate 400 guests. 5 Haussmann-style lounges are also available on the top floor for receptions up to 200 people.

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The magnificent French gardens to sublimate your outdoor event on a beautiful summer day.

Pavillon Cambon Capucines

Pavillon Cambon Capucines

Hold your event in a Potel et Chabot pavilion, an exceptional venue. In close proximity to some of the most renowned jewellers, the Palais Garnier Opera House and the Olympia Concert Hall, the Pavillon Cambon Capucines enjoys a unique location in Paris. Available for private hire, the venue boasts a surface area of 1,600m² spread across four rooms where elegant marble, glass and wood fittings provide the setting for unforgettable meals, seminars, private parties and cocktail parties. From 10 to 1,500 people.

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The Salon Mewès: a 700m² function room with stunning architecture, with a 400m² mezzanine and an impressive glass roof

Pavillon Gabriel

Pavillon Gabriel - Extérieur jardin, Paris © Potel & Chabot

Inspired by classical architecture, the Pavillon Gabriel, a former café-concert hall, was built in 1841. Recently renovated and managed by Potel and Chabot, it welcomes you right in the heart of the gardens of the Champs-Elysées. The venue is a haven of peace bathed in daylight with large bay windows and a high glass roof, and a stunning place to hold a reception in the evening thanks to its interior decor, fixtures, lights, and stage lighting. The Pavillon Gabriel’s 4 reception rooms are suitable for any type of event. From 10 to 2,000 people.

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The huge terrace
The highlighting of features of historical heritage

Hôtel d’Evreux

Hôtel d'Evreux Paris

Also managed by Potel et Chabot, the Hôtel d’Évreux, a private mansion situated in Place Vendôme, hosts the most luxurious events in the capital. With its small and large rooms in 18th-century, Directoire and Napoléon III style, the Hôtel d'Evreux can be hired out for lunches, cocktail parties and prestigious dinners but also for exceptional private functions. The Salle des Tirages, bathed in light from its glass ceiling, is a truly luxurious venue for your events. From 10 to 350 people.

We like:
The uninterrupted view of the Place Vendôme and its famous column.

Studio Harcourt

Studio Harcourt Paris - Entrée Lagarfeld

The Studio Harcourt, an essential reference for photography in Paris – all the celebrities have their photo portraits taken here – offers you its spaces for your private and professional events. Situated at the heart of Paris’s Golden Triangle, the venue combines privacy, discretion and magic. For breakfast, lunch or dinner, the Studio Harcourt stages your events in a decor reserved for stars. Dance events are not authorized. Up to 1,000 people.

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The portraits of the rich and famous which adorn the walls of this legendary place. You can even have photos taken of your guests on the day.

Salomon de Rothschild

Hôtel Salomon de rothschild - Façade

A prestigious listed monument full of history, this magnificent neoclassic building, built in 1878 is the former mansion of Baroness Adèle de Rothschild. Right in the heart of Paris, a short walk from Place de l’Etoile, the Hôtel Salomon de Rothschild is a venue entirely devoted to private functions and corporate events. The interior spaces available for full private hire total 3,900m² and include a 500m² events stage with high quality audiovisual equipment and recording equipment (shooting of TV programmes possible). Up to 1,200 people.

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The authentic French lifestyle
The three enclosed gardens and park 

Palais Brongniart

Palais Brongniart

Located between the place de la Concorde and the Louvre Museum, the Palais Brongniart benefits from high level congress equipment thanks to its two auditoriums of 600 and 100 places. Their multiple possibilities of use set them as perfect spaces to host the most significant events of the French capital, in a prestigious business district. You can also enjoy its legendary spaces such as “La Nef”, the “Salon d’Honneur” or the “Espace Corbeille” in order to organize your most beautiful reception up to 1,200 people into this symbolic and history-filled place. Le Palais Brongniart provides you a vast work area made up of four meeting rooms. Up to 1,200 people.

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The immensity of this historic monument, located in one of the most famous places of Paris.

Hôtel Le Marois - France Amériques

Hôtel Le Marois France Amériques - Lieu d'exception - signé Butard - Salon Bolivar, Paris © OTCP

Ideally located between the Avenue Montaigne and the Grand Palais, in the heart of Paris, the Hôtel Le Marois – France Amériques is an exceptional place for your events. This hôtel particulier with a typical Haussmannian architecture offers 8 historic lounges, decorated with 18th century woodwork and paintings and contemporary furniture.This prestigious 850 m² venue can be hired out for cocktail parties, diners, evening with dancing or seminars. Up to 700 people.

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The magnificent terrace facing the Palais de la Découverte.

La Maison des Polytechniciens 

Maison des Polytechniciens

Whether it be a seminar, a cocktail buffet or a wedding, the Maison des Polytechniciens hosts the finest Parisian functions in an elegant setting. This mansion, located close to the Musée d’Orsay, provides businesses and individuals with entirely renovated rooms, a courtyard, a delightful garden, a terrace and superb vaulted cellars – a perfect location in which to organize dance evenings! From 10 to 600 people.

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Benefiting from the garden and terrace in good weather.