An Overview of The Peninsula Hotels
The Peninsula Hotels group has a unique identity among the world’s leading hotels. Established in 1928, we now operate prestigious luxury properties in ten major cities. These include the flagship in Hong Kong, plus Shanghai, Tokyo, Beijing, New York, Chicago, Beverly Hills, Bangkok, Manila, and Paris with London under development. Peninsula is a living legend, the name synonymous with luxurious comfort and impeccable service. We set our sights high and our standards higher, aiming always to delight our customers, and in many cases we are now serving the third generation of our loyal guests.
Travel + Leisure (USA)2014 World’s Best Awards
Top Hotel Brands
Condé Nast Traveller (USA)
2013 Business Travel Awards
Best Hotel Brand for Business Travel
HOTELS Magazine (USA)
2013 Corporate Hotelier of the World
Mr Peter Borer
The Peninsula Paris seamlessly combines design, luxury and comfort. Located in the very heart of the city, in the elegant 16th arrondissement close to some of the world’s most famous monuments, museums and luxury shopping districts, the hotel is the finest and latest example of Peninsula excellence.
The Peninsula Paris houses 200 luxurious rooms, including 45 suites, all designed to perfection with distinct Parisian influences and signature Peninsula functionality.
With its spectacular terraces, gardens and skyline views, the hotel offers the finest of everything, including six outstanding dining outlets, four elegant function rooms, The Peninsula Spa, a 20 metre (72 ft) indoor pool and a state-of-the-art Fitness Centre. Unique signatures include the traditional Peninsula Afternoon Tea served in The Lobby, the pageboys, the door lions and a distinctive transportation fleet, all of which are underpinned by the supreme quality service for which The Peninsula Hotels is known.
We aim to create a culture of warmth and true simplicity in Paris. Dedicated to our guests and our employees, we’re looking for talented, highly motivated and genuine people committed to service excellence that’s why The Peninsula Hotels have the third generation of our employees serving the third generation of our guests.
Travel + Leisure (United States)It List 2015 - Best New Hotels Around the Globe
Condé Nast Traveller (Russia)
Hot List 2015, Best of the Best New Hotel
Tatler (UK)Spa Guide 2015 – Best for a snappy Parisian pied-à-terre
Katja HenkeThe Peninsula ParisGeneral Manager
Katja Henke began her new post at The Peninsula Paris on 27 June 2016. Prior to joining The Peninsula Paris, Ms Henke was General Manager at The Peninsula Bangkok for three and a half years.
Katja, a native of Hamburg, Germany, started her hospitality career in Switzerland. Her international career has also taken her to France, England and the United States.
Katja joined The Hong Kong and Shanghai Hotels Limited (HSH) in 2011 as Hotel Manager of The Peninsula Shanghai.
Vincent PimontThe Peninsula ParisHotel ManagerVincent Pimont recently joined the pre-opening team of The Peninsula Paris as Hotel Manager. In his previous position Mr Pimont was Resident Manager at The Peninsula Beijing.
Mr Pimont began his career with The Peninsula Hotels in 2007. He joined The Peninsula Beijing as Director of Rooms and was promoted Resident Manager in 2010. He has over 20 years experience in the tourism and hospitality industries, including a luxury cruise line, theme parks, and five-stars properties in Paris, New York, Orlando and Bora Bora.
Isabelle BouvierThe Peninsula ParisDirector of MarketingIsabelle Bouvier joined the team of The Peninsula Paris as Director of Marketing. Isabelle has a strong experience in Sales & Marketing and Brand marketing with international groups such as Starwood Hotels & Resorts or Concorde Hotels & Resorts. Isabelle graduated with an MBA in Business at the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce International (ESCI) in Fontainebleau (France).
Jean-Stéphane HallardThe Peninsula ParisDirector of FinanceJean-Stephane Hallard joined The Peninsula Paris as Director of Finance. He comes with extensive finance experience, gained over a 16-year period from a number of varied finance-related appointments within the luxury hotel sector. In addition to his finance background, he was also in charge of F&B for one of his previous hotels. Mr Hallard holds an MBA in Hospitality Management by ESSEC in conjunction with the Cornell School of Hotel Administration.
Sylvie QuintinThe Peninsula ParisDirector of Human ResourcesSylvie Quintin joined the team of The Peninsula Paris as Director of Human Resources. Throughout her experience with the Accor hotel group, Sylvie worked several years for the Sofitel and Pullman Paris. In 2008, she participated in the launch of a new range of designs and contemporary hotels Sofitel So called by Sofitel. Sylvie graduated with a Master (DESS) in Human Resources Management and Social Communication (CELSA) and in Management (IAE Paris Business School).
Christophe RaouxThe Peninsula ParisExecutive Chef
Christophe Raoux – 2015 winner of the Meilleur Ouvrier de France award for leading chefs, joined The Peninsula Paris in August 2016.
Originally from La Roche sur Yon in the Vendée, Christophe Raoux declared his passion for cooking at a very early age.
In 1994, he joined Guy Legay's team at the Ritz Paris as an apprentice chef. He worked his way up through the ranks, gradually acquiring a broad range of skills and experiences in renowned establishments: Benoît Guichard's Le Jamin, the eponymous restaurant of Gérard Besson, winner of the 2001 Meilleur Ouvrier de France award, and then Lenôtre, to name but a few.
Throughout his career, Chef Raoux has learnt the art of respecting each ingredient and ensuring everything is cooked to perfection.