The tiny Grand Duchy of Luxembourg has been a centre of European affairs for over 1,000 years. Its traditional neutrality came to an end when it became one of the founding members of the European Union. Today, Luxembourg is one of the most prosperous countries in Europe, with an interesting medieval capital city, lovely countryside and friendly people. Luxembourg has an extensive selection of hotels, and luxury accommodation options. Its old-world charm blends nicely with its newer, high-style lodgings. Lovers of luxury will find some excellent places to stay both in the heart of the city and on the outskirts. Here is a selection of the best luxury hotels in Luxembourg.
Sofitel Luxembourg Le Grand Ducal
Guests are sure to feel like royalty in this impressive hotel. It can be found in the centre of the city and a large number of world famous attractions are situated within easy walking distance. The continental charm and elegance of the décor is given a French twist that style lovers are sure to appreciate. There are also plenty of special touches that help this hotel to stand out such as the fact that the minibar in each room is complimentary. Guests will want to make sure that they head up to the top floor of the hotel so that they can indulge in gourmet cuisine while taking in enchanting views of the picturesque Alzette and Petrusse Valleys.
Le Royal Hotel
This recently refurbished hotel boasts a series of elegantly styled rooms and can be found just a few steps from the Place d’Armes. People who want the chance to unwind in style in between seeing the sites are sure to enjoy being pampered in the large and luxurious wellness centre, while comes complete with a sauna and a hammam. The large indoor swimming pool is a great place to splash around, while guests can also work up a sweet in the fully loaded fitness centre. The brand new terrace is the perfect place to unwind at the end of the day while watching the sun set over the city and guests are treated to an excellent selection of wines, beers and cool cocktails to sit and sip.
Sofitel Luxembourg Europe
People who want the chance to enjoy some of the best dining in the city without having to step outside of their hotel are sure to enjoy staying at the Sofitel Luxembourg Europe. This impressive 5-star hotel boasts tow fine dining restaurants to choose from, which serve tantalising dishes from all over Europe. Guests are also treated to a full breakfast buffer each morning and this is a great way to try a number of local classics. The fitness centre is a great place to work up an appetite before dining in style, while the Havana Lounge features a Cuban atmosphere and features an excellent drinks selection.
With 161 spacious suites and guestrooms to choose from, you can be sure that Melia Luxembourg will provide you with a comfortable place to stay. For the optimum luxury, make sure that you reserve the Premium Room, which boasts enchanting views of the city from the huge picture windows. The large sunny terrace is a great way to unwind while sampling a range of tasty treats. The lounge bar provides a romantic setting for couples and those who have something to celebrate can be sure that the staff will help to make the experience truly special.
Le Place d’Armes
Boasting one of the best locations in the whole of Luxembourg, Le Palace d’Armes can be found in the very heart of the city. Guests will be able to walk to the enchanting Notre-Dame Cathedral in just a couple of minutes, while the neighbourhood also boasts a wealth of other historical and cultural attractions. This luxurious hotel features sophisticated Art Deco décor and the large lobby is especially impressive. There are just 28 guestrooms and spacious suites to choose from, which come complete with marble-floored bathrooms as well as original features like beamed ceilings and fireplaces. For a truly decadent experience, guests can take the opportunity to sit and sip a glass of champagne in the elegant L’Orangerie lounge bar.