7 Festive Hotels Getting Guests Into the Holiday Spirit

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In just a couple short weeks, Christmas will be here. And no matter where you are in the world, business, homes and cities are turning into colorful and festive displays for the holiday. If you need a little extra dose of holiday cheer this December, step into one of these eight hotels around the globe. With dazzling lights, decked out trees and intricate designs, these seven festive properties have just the right amount of spirit you’re looking for this winter.

Villa Kennedy
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Villa Kennedy — Frankfurt

Villa Kennedy is featuring a stunning, shimmering gold Christmas tree designed by ETRO and inspired by the traditional paisley pattern of the fashion brand. Also, as part of the partnership, guests who book suites during the month of December will receive complimentary silk ETRO Kimonos to take home with them. 

Brown’s Hotel
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Brown’s Hotel — London

The classic Brown’s Hotel has partnered with a fellow iconic heritage brand Smythson, the renowned stationer and purveyor of luxury leather goods for the holiday season. The hotel’s Christmas tree and décor is decked out with miniature Smythson notebooks adorning the Christmas tree and a stunning gift display. For more holiday cheer, visit The Library at Brown’s that has been transformed into a snowy retreat, complete with fireplace and seasonal cocktails.

Hotel de Paris
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Hotel de Paris — Monte Carlo

Hotel de Paris currently features a decadent Christmas tree in the lobby designed by Chopard. The tree is dressed with the luxury brand’s Happy Hearts and Happy Diamonds collections in turquoise, nacre and onyx. White and pink gold intertwine elegantly with the branches of the tree that towers over the Belle Epoque-style lobby.

Hotel Savoy
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Hotel Savoy — Florence

Hotel Savoy has partnered with Florentine artist and jewelry designer Angela Caputi this season. Above the fireplace, five resin reindeer heads are draped with Caputi’s eclectic creations from her new collection of necklaces. Christmas emblems in bright colors give a modern twist to a traditional festive scene. Irne, the hotel’s bistro, is also decked out with custom decorations inspired by Caputi’s collection.

Loews Regency — Manhattan
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Loews Regency — Manhattan

Design directors for Nate Berkus, Sasha Adler and Lauren Buxbaum designed a festive Christmas tree for not only Loews Regency's penthouse, but also their lobby for the holidays. The glam, modern tree for the lobby shimmers with metallic and glitter ornaments. Atop the tree, check out the snow-white peacock and its sparkling white feathers incorporated into the branches throughout the tree.

Hotel de Rome — Berlin
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Hotel de Rome — Berlin

Hotel de Rome's Christmas tree is decked out in all red this holiday and features 4,000 hanging ball ornaments and 2,000 lights. The property also reopened their seasonal rooftop lounge exclusively for the holidays, creating a magical winter wonderland with Christmas lights, holiday music, luxuriously plush fur blankets and pillows, and big fire pits and torches to keep guests warm and cozy. The winter lounge serves homemade mulled wine and special Bailey’s hot cocoa, as well as traditional German dishes.

The Liberty — Boston
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The Liberty — Boston

The Liberty is taking a unique spin on holiday décor this year. When you walk into the lobby, look up. You will see six, upside-down, nine-foot Christmas trees suspended from the hotel’s immense 90-foot rotunda designed by blue Guava owner John LaRoche. The display features 1,500 twinkling lights, 720 tiny glass ornaments and 50 yards of bronze sheer ribbon.

Kimberly Fisher Boone

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