Just steps from the Champs-Élysées and the Triangle d'Or, this 1889 townhome houses the Hospes Lancaster, opened in 1930 by famous hotelier Emile Wolf. In 1996 it was remodeled with Louis XV and Louis XVI furniture as well as antique lighting, gilded mirrors, and oil paintings. Each of the 57 rooms is individually decorated with muted colors and vintage chandeliers, and the bathrooms are furnished with grey marble, African iroko wood, and heated towel bars. The Michelin-starred restaurant, La Table du Lancaster, serves modern French fare from renowned chef Michel Troisgros and has seating available outside in a Japanese-style garden.
Congratulations to Mei Lin, winner of Top Chef Season 12.