Philippe Starck, Christian Lacroix, Chantal Thomass ... More and more often, the decoration of Parisian hotels is being entrusted to great designers. The trend is closely linked to the development of boutique hotels. In order to distinguish themselves from big hotel groups, independent hotels are emphasizing their unique character. Designers commissioned to rethink the atmosphere of these places are therefore free to confer an exclusive touch that will make a stay here unlike any other anywhere elsewhere. Here’s an overview of the singular world of these contemporary, glamorous, classic, revamped, baroque or arty ‘designer hotels’.