Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Paris

Ami Paris
Preppy but sophisticated Parisian menswear in a super-cool, contemporary space...
Apicius
Subdued elegance and food to make your taste buds tingle.
Atelier Cologne
Tres chic store that offers a new take on the traditional eau de Cologne...
Bel Ami
The ultra modern minimalism is an alternative to endless period features.
Caffé Burlot
Italian-inspired, marble-clad dining space from two chefs Thierry.
Colette
With a beautifully curated collection of new and classic designer's clothing, high-tech gadgets, and even a restaurant, the boutique maintains its trendy status without being snooty. 
Emporio Armani & Armani Caffè
Part of the ginormous Armani empire, this boutique consists of ready-to-wear luxury clothing and accessories for both men and women. There's also a cafe and bookshop at this Armani address.
Hôtel Maison Souquet
The Hôtel Maison Souquet in Pigalle has been lavishly decorated with fin de siecle abandon, featuring a star-strewn swimming pool and decadent rooms.
Hôtel Vernet
A chic boutique hotel in Paris’ Golden Triangle, Hôtel Vernet has been meticulously crafted and restored, offering luxe rooms and delicious dining.
Kinugawa
Situated just a short stroll away from the Louvre, Kinugawa does sushi and sashimi with aplomb – its gorgeous and skilfully handled plates make for a welcome petite pause from richer Parisian delicacies.
L’Instant d’Or
Haute cuisine in the heart of the Golden Triangle. 
La Compagnie des Vins Surnaturel
Oozing Parisian chic, this sumptuous bar offers perhaps the most upmarket take on wine and cheese" for miles around."
La Maison Champs Elysees
Perfectly located between the Grand Palais and Avenue Montaigne in the heart of the ‘Golden Triangle’, La Maison Champs Elysees is a hotel with infinite style and elegance. 
Le Burgundy Hotel
The exquisitely furnished Le Burgundy is one of the city’s most lavish 5-star hotels. The spacious lobby i decorated with one-of-a-kind sculptures, lithographs and black and white photos.
Le Jules Verne
Enjoy fabulous food and views from 125m up the Eiffel Tower.
Le Matignon
Surrealist designs meet typical Parisian opulence at this restaurant-lounge-bar for the rich and their model escorts.
Le Raspoutine
Carnivalesque styling and a covert door policy make this the party for any A-lister in Paris.
Le Roch Hotel & Spa
A stylish boutique hotel with interiors by Sarah Lavoine, Le Roch Hotel & Spa offers sumptuous rooms, a black lava rock pool, and cuisine from Rémy Bérerd.
Le VIP Room
Champagne and bling and all things 'in' that's what the VIP room is made of.
Maison Albar Hotel Paris Céline
A boutique hotel near the Seine, Maison Albar Hotel Paris Céline embodies classic French elegance, with chic interiors and a delicious restaurant.
Maison Martin Margiela
Mathis Bar
Fifteen years old and going strong, Paris' most sought-after and secret location...
Maxim’s
Most will recognise this Parisian heritage brand but only a select few are able to grace its after hours events.
Montalembert
One of Paris's first boutique hotels, the Montalembert has a sense of maturity.
No.60
No. 60 caters to a cool, younger crowd. Labels such as McQ and Anglomania by Vivienne Westwood inject some London cool into the shop with a rock-music inspired aesthetic. 
Nolinski
A glamorous hotel in the 1st arrondissement, Nolinski offers refined dining and a spa, as well as accommodations that feel like private apartments.
Porte 12
A modern French restaurant housed within a former atelier, Porte 12 offers set dining menus for lunch and dinner in the 10th arrondissement.
Prescription Cocktail Club
The Left Bank bar, the Prescription Cocktail Club, offers world-class, creatively-concocted, perfectly-mixed cocktails in its quirky, speakeasy-like space.
Restaurant David Toutain
Restaurant David Toutain serves up elegant, contemporary tasting menus in its light and airy space in the 7th arrondissement.
Ritz Paris
There's no better feeling than to pull up outside the Ritz on Place Vendôme.
Septime
Set in a spare, rustic-chic dining room that evokes a vacation home more than a stuffy hotel restaurant, the bistrot’s ever-changing five-course menu captures the best of seasonal ingredients.
Shang Xia
The first European outpost of luxury brand Shang Xia, this stunning all-white boutique is a chic spot to shop for homewares, fashion, and accessories.
Spree
A concept store filled to the brim with goodies.
Surface to Air
Surface to Air is a concept store and creative agency. Fantastic.
Sushi Okuda
Sushi Okuda in Paris’ 8th arrondissement offers a dining experience not often found outside Tokyo, from the sleek decor to the superlative menu.
The Art Room
A sophisticated interior and meticulously constructed cocktails herald a new trend in Parisian cocktail bars...
The Peninsula Paris
The Peninsula Paris is found in Chaillot, near the Arc de Triomphe, offering large, luxe rooms, a spa, and seven drinking and dining establishments.
W Paris
This gorgeous W hotel is located in a converted 1870s Haussmann building. The lounge keeps revellers dancing to DJ-helmed tunes until the wee hours, and the high-tech gym lets you work out with a view over central Paris.

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