Explore Place Vendome
Book a Paris hotel near Place Vendome, with Hotels.com. The aristocratic Place Vendome is a square enclosed by grand buildings and is renowned for its luxury hotels such as the Ritz. In the centre of the square stands a column of spiralling bronze plates that was erected by Napoleon to celebrate one of his greatest victories, the Battle of Austerlitz in 1805. A statue of Napoleon stands atop the column. Stroll along the Rue de la Paix, which starts at Place Vendome and is one of the most fashionable shopping streets in the world, renowned for its jewellery shops. Situated in the 1st arrondissement in the centre of Paris, Place Vendome is home to many of Paris’s best hotels as well as the Jardin des Tuileries and the Place de l’Opera. Hotels.com offers a range of accommodation near Place Vendome, accessible from Opéra, Pyramides, Madeleine and Tuileries Métro stations. Place Vendome is 40 minutes from Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) and Orly Airport by taxi and is located in the most important central tourist district. Pay a visit to the leading luxury jewellers Cartier SA on Rue de la Paix to get the most out of your visit to Place Vendome.