Toulouse luxury hotels can be found in both traditional and contemporary settings in this city in France. There are lovely boutique hotels as well as elegant accommodations housed in the many historic brick buildings here. Guests will find that the best hotels in Toulouse France do not focus so much on swimming pools and fitness centers as they do on prime location, doting service, excellently appointed guest rooms and suites, and top-notch dining. Location is a key if budget is not a huge consideration and you wish to stay in the city center near the most popular attractions and best dining and shopping.
The Grand Hotel de l’Opera is one of the finest hotels located in the city center. Its position in the very heart of Toulouse in the Place du Capitole provides an unparalleled jump-off point for exploring the best areas of Toulouse. This incredible accommodation is housed in a seventeenth-century convent that emanates elegance and luxury. From the moment you step inside the pristine lobby from the Place du Capitole you will realize that you have arrived somewhere very special. The exceptional French elegance is evident in the décor of the guest rooms, the fine dining at the two onsite restaurants, and in the comprehensive spa (which features Turkish baths, massage, and a host of other personalized treatments). Relax at the bar, refresh at the spa, and lean on the knowledgeable concierge staff to help arrange dinner reservations, tours of the city, and activities around the city center.
The Crowne Plaza Hotel (pictured), also located in the Place du Capitole, is another of the best hotels in Toulouse France. It has earned a 5 Star distinction in the past and offers its guests a full complement of luxurious amenities, including 24-hour service, onsite dining, and multiple varieties of elegant guest rooms and suites from which to choose. Its proximity to the top attractions in the city, including the Jacobins Monastery and the Pont Neuf make it an even more alluring proposition for those committed to seeing the best this city has to offer. The fine dining options onsite are wonderful, but you will also be within easy walking range of many amazing restaurants that serve up Toulouse traditional favorites such as the famous cassoulet with haricot beans and sausage and much more.
The Palladia Toulouse is another fine accommodation in the city. This one is situated at 271 Avenue de Grande Bretagne, about half way between the Blagnac International Airport and the city center and is a more contemporary set-up. For those who do not mind a short drive into the city and those who are not bent on staying at a historic hotel, this particular accommodation offers a host of luxury amenities in a modern building with all of the conveniences of a contemporary hotel, including restaurants, spacious rooms, and spa services. This hotel is elegant in a different way than those others mentioned above, in that it is contemporary as compared to the historic buildings in the city center. It nonetheless offers amazing value and great little touches that make you feel as though you are in a very special place.