Today, this stunning 18th century house, designed by famous architect William Kent, is an integral part of The Ritz, providing guests with a range of magnificent rooms to enjoy. HM Queen Elizabeth II held her 80th birthday celebrations in 2006 at The Ritz, which took place throughout the ground floor of the hotel, and The Ritz Club.
History of the Ritz Hotel It was back in the late 1800s that the Swiss hotelier, Cesar Ritz, purchased the former palace style mansion on the Place Vendome, which had originally been designed by Jules Hardouin Mansart, the royal architect for King Louix XIV and construction was started in 1705.
THIS IS THE RITZ? César Ritz was a visionary who wished to create a hotel with character, elegance and an atmosphere where guests would be pampered and expectations surpassed. His vision materialised in May 1906 when The Ritz London opened its doors and immediately became a huge success. Such was César Ritz…
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