Ritz Hotel Paris was inaugurated on June 1, 1898, on the historic Place Vendome, constructed by Hardouin-Mansart, the architect of Versailles. Its unique charm and the distinction of its guests have made The Ritz a mythical hotel. The hotel sparkles with l\'art de vivre in all its facets. A deluxe hotel, the Ritz Paris is a unique and exclusive hotel located in an historical building. Ritz Hotel Paris is a mixture of state-of-the-art renovations with old-world traditions. Facilities include two bars and the Espadon Restaurant. All of the guest rooms are comfortable and nicely equipped to give a feeling of being home while away from home.