Christmas on the Champs-Élysées
Category : Culture
The most beautiful avenue in the world in all seasons, the Champs-Élysées becomes utterly magical during the end-of-year celebrations. Festive illuminations, lovingly decorated and animated shop windows, Christmas markets… All Paris plunges into a festive frenzy. Experience a magical Christmas in Paris by staying at the O.lysée Hotel.
Within easy reach of the O.lysée Hotel
The magic begins when you step outside the O.lysée Hotel! Less than 100 metres away, the Champs-Elysées await you with its enchanting illuminations which highlight the perspective from the Arc de Triomphe to the Luxor Obelisk in the Place de la Concorde. Continue your walk in the Golden Triangle. The Avenue Montaigne, adorned with a thousand lights, welcomes the biggest haute couture brands, and so is ideal for some very stylish Christmas shopping. Going down the Champs-Elysées, you will arrive at the Jardin des Tuileries and its delightful Christmas market, situated between the Place de la Concorde, the Louvre and the Seine. The wooden chalets, artisanal products, and delicious delicacies, as well as rides and ice rinks, will appeal to the whole family.
Paris at Christmas
From the O.lysée Hotel you can also easily reach the famous department stores Printemps Haussmann and Galeries Lafayette. Their lively display windows are a must-see that Parisians wouldn't miss for anything in the world. Automata are part of the charming magical scenes, reminiscent of Santa’s workshop or the forests of the Far North. Stepping inside the stores, you’ll see fabulous Christmas decorations and a wealth of gift ideas for the whole family. Finally, the Champs-Elysées district has many performance halls. Why not plan an evening at the completely redesigned Lido 2 Paris, the Théâtre Marigny or the Théâtre du Rond-Point?
In the very elegant 8th arrondissement, between the Champs-Elysées and the Presidential Palace, the O.lysée Hotel welcomes you and invites you to share the magic of a Parisian Christmas. Remember to book your stay as soon as possible!
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O.lysée Hôtel, a new fancy yet accessible and confidential address in the heart of the 8th district of Paris