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Preferred Hotel Group™ Enhances “i Love Paris” Offer With Exclusive Designer Shopping Perks

January 9, 2013

15 hotels offer three-night stay package with daily breakfast, airport transfer, and VIP access to the La Vallée Village

CHICAGO – January 7, 2013 – Preferred Hotel Group presents access to the best of Parisian culture and couture with the “I Love Paris” package – back by popular demand and featuring new perks for fashionistas. With 15 luxury hotels to choose from, travelers who book this special offer can experience the cobblestone streets of Montmartre with its commanding views of Sacré Coeur and listen to the reverent tones of the new bell towers at Notre Dame Cathedral in between trips to La Vallée Village, a luxury shopping outlet and the best-kept secret in the famed “City of Light”.

Available now through December 31, 2013, the “I Love Paris” package features a three-night stay, complimentary daily breakfast, and a one-way private airport transfer, as well as special perks at La Vallée Village – a luxury shopping outlet just 35 miles east of Paris. Shoppers will enjoy complimentary shuttle service, 10% discount at 115 designer boutiques, and access to a VIP lounge.

Preferred Hotel Group represents a prestigious portfolio of the most iconic properties in Paris that adhere to the highest standards of service and luxury. Guests of “I Love Paris” will benefit from prime access to the city’s famed attractions, luxurious accommodations, and insider’s “know-how” of the city, ensuring a truly unforgettable experience.

Hotels participating across the Preferred Hotel Group family of brands include:
Preferred Hotels & Resorts
Hotel Du Collectionneur Arc de Triomphe Paris – the newest member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts – puts travelers within a 10-minute walk of popular cultural and historic attractions, such as the Champs-Elysées and the Arc de Triomphe, and presents 463 guestrooms and suites featuring Art Deco influences and modern comforts. *Rates from $290 per night with a three-night minimum.

Other participating Preferred Hotels & Resorts members include Castille Paris and Hotel Balzac.

Preferred Boutique
Scheduled to open in February 2013, new Preferred Boutique member Grand Hôtel du Palais Royal features 74 luxurious guestrooms and suites that exude quintessential French sophistication. The hotel’s neighbouring sites include the gardens of the Palais Royal, the Louvre, and the Tuileries. *Rates available upon request.

Other participating Preferred Boutique members include Hotel Keppler, Montalembert, and Hôtel de Vigny.

Summit Hotels & Resorts
Overlooking the Tuileries Garden, Hotel Regina was constructed on the original site of the Louvre Palace’s riding stables. Dating back to 1900, the hotel’s 90 guestrooms and suites combine period elegance with contemporary in-room amenities. *Rates from $261 per night with a three-night minimum.

Other participating Summit Hotels & Resorts members include Hotel California Paris Champs-Elysées, Hotel François 1er, and Hotel Napoleon Paris.

Sterling Design
Scheduled to open in May 2013, Hotel Felicien Paris places guests just steps from sites such as Trocadéro and the Bois de Boulogne. Upon its completion, this 34-room hotel will feature innovative décor by renowned fashion designer Olivier Lapidus that evokes a world of glamour and sensuality. *Rates available upon request.

Other participating Sterling Design members include Mon Hotel, Hotel Original Paris, and L’Empire Paris.

In partnership with Paris Il-de-France tourist board, guests are invited to discover the city’s diverse cultural exhibitions, attractions, and other popular places by visiting

For full details on “I Love Paris” or to make reservations, visit

About Preferred Hotel Group™
With a global reach extending into more than 85 countries, Preferred Hotel Group represents more than 650 of the finest hotels, resorts, and serviced residences in the world. Preferred Hotel Group’s brands include Preferred Hotels® & Resorts, Preferred Boutique™, Summit Hotels & Resorts™, Sterling Hotels™, Sterling Design, and Summit Serviced Residences™. Travelers gain valuable benefits through branded programs that include Preferred Residences™; Preferred Golf ™; the I Prefer™ Guest Benefit Program; Preferred Pride, a collection of TAG-approved or IGLTA-member hotels; and Preferred Family, a collection of hotels and resorts certified to provide a rich experience for travelers of all ages. For more information, visit and follow the brands on Facebook and Twitter.

About La Vallée Village
Just 35 minutes east of Paris and 5 minutes from Disney Parks, La Vallée Village is home to 115 boutiques of luxury fashion and lifestyle brands offering their previous seasons’ collections at prices reduced by a minimum of 33% and often more, all year round including Sundays. Carven, Diane Von Furstenberg, eric bompard, Gerard Darel, Guess, Jimmy Choo, Kenzo, L.K.Bennett, Longchamp, Marni, Michael Kors, Paul & Joe, Paul Smith, Sandro, Sonia Rykiel, Superdry, Tod's, UGG, Vicomte A, Zadig & Voltaire. La Vallee Village is part of Chic Outlet Shopping®, a collection of nine Villages by Value Retail, synonymous with luxury brands, charming open-air ‘village’ settings, a welcoming five-star service and, not least, exceptional value for money, all year round. For more information, visit

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