Unique among other establishments, the Hotel du Continent promises its visitors a journey around the globe without the necessity of leaving Paris. Christian Lacroix, who created the interior design, wished for each floor to represent a continent:
"These days, whoever speaks of continents no longer considers only Europe, but embraces all others. One per floor? Yes, we have combined the Americas, and considered the Arctic and Antarctic together, the better to express our theme. All the six landmasses have, of course, been envisioned far from any anthropological or strictly ethnic concerns, but with the fanciful distancing effect known to travellers of yesteryear, who brought back with them from distant lands not only scientific information, but tales and fables, too, feeding the Parisians of the time with legends, traditions and fanciful folklore as well as absolute verity".
The 3 stars obtained by the Hotel du Continent are primarily in recognition of the personalised and tailor-made benefits provided by the staff of the establishment. Accessible 24/7, the hotel places a wide range of services and amenities at the disposal of guests for the duration of their stay.
The Hotel du Continent offers, every morning from 7:00 to 11:00, a delicious continental breakfast. Offered at the price of €12 per person, this typically Parisian breakfast consists of the following items: