Why We Love It: A grande dame of Paris hotels since 1911, this landmark has never lost its luster, thanks to design updates from Marie-José Pommerau and a commitment to stellar service.
Its most royal residence is impeccably turned out in gold-threaded drapery, Italian marble mosaics and engraved glass.
Square Footage: 4,840
Rate: About $30,000
EMMY ROSSUM | ACTRESS Hôtel Plaza Athénée
“The Plaza Athénée is beautiful, chic, right on the best shopping street and they put little macarons in your room. I’m really into them.”