Clarion Collection Hotel Etoile Saint Honore
214, FBG Saint Honore
Phone: (33) 1 42252627
Fax: (33) 1 45614453
214, FBG Saint Honore, Paris, FR, 75008
- Phone: (33) 1 42252627
- Fax: (33) 1 45614453
It's name says it all. This club is fit for a 'disco queen' and it's never a dull night, regardless of the day of the week. Underground celebrities of the DJing world flock to this risque and lavish party scene. Fashionable concerts, and blow-out parties are a passionate pass time for this dance mecca. Featured guests have included Claude Monet, David Guetta, Nick Nice and Rony. Whether it's ladies night or any other event night, Queen will make you feel like a star.
Run by Régine, the Parisian club scene's grand dame, this very exclusive nightclub has over the decades welcomed successive generations of the silk-tie-and-satin-knickers brigade. Even if the club's exotic, kitschy interior has seen better days, it won't disappoint those who prefer to let their hair down with people from the same social milieu. This legendary dance palace certainly intends to remain the Parisian show business scene's favorite. Long live Régine!
Situated just steps away from Champs-Élysées, Pink Paradise is a popular destination for the jet-set crowd looking for a night of sensuous elegance. It features a bar, lounge, and stage decked out in plush pink and purple decor. It is also known to host djs and events.
Experience the American way of life at its best - pink brick walls and round wooden tables, nostalgic posters of cowboys and James Dean, and the charming smile of the waitresses who offer a Sex On The Beach cocktail (EUR7)! Bands, such as the Spin Doctors and the Jeff Healey Band have played here. Brunch is served on Sundays and happy hours are every day from 4p to 8p.
This basement nightclub is a favorite among locals for it's chic ambiance, electronica and house music and of course, the crowd it attracts. Not very far from the Champs, it still sees very few tourists. The place can pack up to 300 people and even in the wee hours of the morning, it shall still seem packed. The clientèle consists largely of locals in the mid 20s. There's no entry charge, but the doorkeepers are discerning in letting people in. Dress formal club wear and take your chances!
There is a big portrait of Bukowsky, the famous American writer, at the entrance of this restaurant and bar. In fact, Barfly is also the name of his famous book. Come here for some delicious international cuisine or a drink with friends. The atmosphere is relaxing and the service excellent.
A night at the Six Seven Club is full of opportunities: dine in style and enjoy a live concert in the lounge downstairs, then climb a flight to dance the night away. The first floor features cocktails and an organic menu of meals and snacks throughout the night. Upstairs, top DJs mix the music to fill the dance floor, which can hold up to 800 guests. A fixed menu is available at the restaurant.
This luxurious former cabaret sports leather sofas and superb red velvet décor giving it the charm of an Italian theater. Making it seem even more so is the raised stage that soul, disco and house fans use as a dance floor. Generally you have to be rich and famous to get in. However, if you're smartly dressed and accompanied by a beautiful girl/handsome guy, you might just be in with a chance. If you play your cards right, the red-carpeted staircase is all yours, taking you to the very heart of one of the Parisian social scene's favorite nightspots.
Remember preppies? That odd mix of obscene privilege, ultraconservative dress and decadent overindulgence? The phenomenon never really existed in France, but the crowd at Les Planches is a pretty close equivalent. Put on a dinner jacket and come by. You'll think you've died and gone to a Whit Stillman movie.
The Le Sens club truly represents the essence of Paris and brings forth a night of revelry, high-end fashion and amazingly entertaining events. Open late till 5a in the morning, the party at Le Sens never stops. Check website for gig guide and other details.
One of the trendiest and largest nightclubs, Zig Zag is a haven for nocturnal clubbers. With an underground vibe and equipped with the best of sound systems, it has talented DJs from both on the domestic and international front rocking the dance floor with techno and house tunes. It also hosts live musical nights regularly.
This unique nightclub has been refurbished to create an ambiance that exudes an elegant but relaxed air. You can sit on the first floor and make conversation over cocktails, or head downstairs to dance the night away to some racy numbers the DJ spins. You can even sit outdoors at one of the tables on the pavement, if you want to tuck into some food.