Step Into Luxury: Sofitel Paris le Faubourg Pre and Post Cruise Experience

If you’re considering a river cruise from Leon, France, why not extend your stay in Paris and explore all this beautiful city offers? From the iconic Eiffel Tower to the world-renowned Louvre Museum, there are countless attractions to visit. One of the top hotels to stay in during your trip is the Sofitel Paris le Faubourg. Located on the famous Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, this luxurious hotel is just a stone’s throw away from designer boutiques and trendy restaurants. Featuring elegantly decorated rooms with classic French accents, the Sofitel Paris le Faubourg offers a range of amenities, including a spa, fitness center, and on-site restaurant. Whether you’re seeking a romantic getaway or a relaxing break from your river cruise, the Sofitel Paris le Faubourg is the perfect place to stay.

Staying at the Sofitel Paris le Faubourg post-cruise is an excellent way to end your river cruising adventure in Leon. You can unwind and indulge in all Paris offers, from exciting cultural attractions to high-end shopping and renowned dining experiences.

As a seasoned traveler and cruise enthusiast, I was thrilled to experience the Sofitel Paris le Faubourg before embarking on my river cruising adventure out of Leon. This magnificent hotel boasts stunning decor and outstanding amenities, making it the ideal location to stay before or after exploring Paris.

From the moment you enter the lobby, the Sofitel Paris le Faubourg envelopes guests in a luxurious Parisian experience. The hotel’s 147 rooms and suites are perfectly appointed and blend chic with comfort. Each room is tastefully decorated with classic and modern elements, creating an atmosphere of French refinement and luxury.

Beyond the beautifully decorated rooms, the Sofitel Paris le Faubourg offers an impressive array of amenities for your indulgence. The state-of-the-art fitness center is ideal for maintaining your daily workout routine while on vacation, while the sumptuous spa is a haven of relaxation and a respite from an otherwise full itinerary. There, you can enjoy a range of massages, facials, and other treatments, offering a serene environment that rejuvenates the body and soul. The hotel’s restaurant, Blossom, particularly impressed me, which serves delicious and authentic French cuisine in an exquisite setting.

Faubourg Suite

Sofitel Paris le Faubourg’s Blossom Restaurant


If you’re seeking a luxurious and sophisticated experience during your visit to Paris, the Sofitel Paris le Faubourg is an absolute must-see. Offering outstanding amenities, stunning decor, and an unbeatable location, this hotel is the perfect home base to explore Paris’s landmarks before or after your river cruising adventure in Leon.

Bill Panoff is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of Porthole Cruise and Travel magazine. A former cruise industry entertainer and cruise director, Bill spent decades at sea and is one of the world's foremost experts on all things cruise and travel.