Famous hotels in the world
In order to feel like a movie star, you no longer need to “storm” “red track”, attend acting classes, and shove the elbows of competitors at multiple audition. You can just go to one of the hotels, which “played” the role in a big movie. Here is an overview of the famous hotels in the world, managed to become a real “movie stars”.
Beverly Wilshire Hotel (A Four Seasons Hotel), Los Angeles, USA
The lobby of the Beverly Wilshire Hotel is familiar to almost everyone, thanks to the movie “Pretty woman” with Julia Roberts and Richard Gere in the lead roles. It is here that a shy millionaire Edward invited “the lady of the demi-Monde” Vivien. Thus began the love story of people of different classes and making the girls of easy virtue in a lady. Here is a mixture of “Cinderella” and “Pygmalion” in a modern way. To stay in the penthouse, Edward, unfortunately, it is impossible — it was a decoration, mounted directly in the lobby.
The staff at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel filmed the TV series “Entourage” — the story of the life of young “stars” of the movie Vincent chase and his loyal friends in Los Angeles.
Hotel Plaza Athenee, Paris, France
Remember how in the final series, season 6 iconic Sex and the City Carrie defile Sukarnoputri in a Paris hotel, opens onto the balcony, lavishly decorated with flowers, sees the Eiffel tower and begins to jump with delight. And the scene when Carrie is in the lobby accidentally breaks his diamond necklace and meets Superman (Mr.Big)? So, all these scenes were filmed on the Avenue Montaigne, Hotel Plaza Athenee is one of the best hotels in Paris.
At the Hotel Plaza Athenee also shot “the Devil wears Prada”. Miranda Priestley, editor of Runway and her assistant Andrea were living there during couture fashion Week in Paris.
Melia Hotel de la Reconquista, Oviedo, Spain
Oviedo — a picturesque medieval town in Northern Spain, famous for spectacular architecture and the most delicious in Europe cider. One of the most beautiful building in the historic centre — Melia Hotel de la Reconquista, built in the XVIII century, is recognized as a national historic landmark. Himself woody Allen chose the hotel for the filming of “Vicky, Cristina, Barcelona” — there, in the film, stopped the two girls and Juan Antonio during a spontaneous trip to Oviedo. In the lobby filmed the evening gatherings of the Trinity with a glass of wine, and, in one of the rooms — between Cristina and Juan didn’t happen love.
Le Grand Hotel Cabourg, Cabourg, France
In 2009 was filmed one of the best adaptations of the life of Mademoiselle Chanel, with Audrey Tautou in the title role. According to the story, trip to the sea in the company of Arthur Capela, nicknamed the Battle was a turning point in the life of Coco. She left his patron Etienne Balsan, he moved to Paris and opened a hat shop, also to help Fight.
Now, the stage that the trip itself was filmed at Le Grand Hotel Cabourg is located in Cabourg, Basse-Normandie. Gorgeous hotel, built in 1855, the majestic has kept the spirit of France of the XIX century.
Hotel del Coronado, San Diego, USA
Considered one of the best beach hotels in the USA. Famous because here the Duke of Windsor (formerly king Edward VIII) met with the divorced American Wallis Simpson, to marry whom she subsequently refused the throne.
The hotel was filmed the famous film “some like it hot” with Marilyn Monroe starring. It is in the Hotel del Coronado her darling sings I wanna be loved by you and searches for a rich husband, Joe manages to play the role of saxophonist Josephine and shy millionaire, and his friend-bassist Jeffrey, depicts Daphne, the night away dancing the tango with a fan on the summer terrace.