Bordeaux

Regent Bordeaux

369

2 Place de la Comédie,
Bordeaux,

France,
33000.

For its renovation of the 232-year-old historic palace across from the National Opera, Regent tapped Jacques Garcia to revamp the 250 rooms. The whole place verges on the ornate, with 19th-century French furniture, richly colored brocade fabrics, and vast marble bathrooms.